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'There Is Despair, Mr. President': Hear Mario Cuomo's Legendary 1984 Keynote

Thursday, January 01, 2015

The former New York governor, who died at age 82, rose to national prominence after this speech at the Democratic National Convention, when he took down Reagan and the GOP agenda.

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Cuomo to Target Racial Injustice, Inequality in Second Term

Thursday, January 01, 2015

The governor confronted recent weeks of tension over police tactics during his inaugural address at the World Trade Center.

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Hours After Son's Inauguration, Mario Cuomo Dies at 82

Thursday, January 01, 2015

The three-term governor of New York died on the same day his son, Andrew, paid tribute to him during his inaugural address in New York City.

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Two More Resignations at Troubled Thruway Authority

Thursday, January 01, 2015

A spokesman for the Authority confirmed the departures of its Executive Director and Chief Financial this week, following the chair's resignation in early December.

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For Second Term, Cuomo Pledges NY Will Lead the Way

Thursday, January 01, 2015

The governor made the pledge during the first of two inaugural addresses on New Years Day.

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Amid Corruption Probes, Cuomo Kicks Off Second Term

Thursday, January 01, 2015

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The U.S. Attorney's Office is looking into whether the Cuomo Administration inappropriately tampered with an anti-corruption commission.

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It's Not Insurance, but Maybe It's a Start

Wednesday, December 31, 2014

A new program for the uninsured provides unlimited primary care and wellness visits for $50 a month. But will it shield them from medical catastrophe?

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Stoners, Russian Spies and a Transgender Father Top TV's Best of 2014

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

2014 was another boundary-stretching, genre-pushing year on television.

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Who Will Replace Michael Grimm?

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

New York Congressman Michael Grimm has announced his resignation, effective next week. So what happens next?

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Congressman Michael Grimm to Resign from Office

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

The Staten Island congressman, who pleaded guilty to tax evasion just days ago, says he'll leave office next week.

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Mr. Norcross Goes to Washington

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Donald Norcross, New Jersey's newest representative in Congress, is the brother of the most powerful person in New Jersey who has never run for office.

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NYC 2050: Climate Change and the Future of New York

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

In this hour-long special, we look ahead to what scientists say our climate will be like four decades from now: warmer and rainier, with a greater likelihood of flooding.  

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Progress and Political Ploys at the Port Authority

Monday, December 29, 2014

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie announced sweeping reform plans for the Port Authority. But will their proposed makeover of the agency go far enough?

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Tension Amid Celebration at NYPD Graduation

Monday, December 29, 2014

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Mayor de Blasio received a tepid reception as he addressed hundreds of new police officers at a graduation for the New York Police Department. 

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Jets Send Coach and GM Packing After Disastrous Season

Monday, December 29, 2014

The New York Jets fired popular coach Rex Ryan and beleaguered General Manager John Idzik after the team finished the year 4-12. 

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Homeless Numbers Up In De Blasio's First Year

Monday, December 29, 2014

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The mayor inherited an unprecedented homelessness crisis, and he promised drastic change. But 2014 has mainly been about preventing the existing system from buckling under the strain.

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Christie, Cuomo Veto Port Authority Reform; Politicians Howl

Sunday, December 28, 2014

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Governors Cuomo and Christie are rejecting legislators' attempts to reform the Port Authority. Instead, they are backing the recommendations of a panel they appointed.

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Scenes From the Funeral of Slain NYPD Officer

Saturday, December 27, 2014

They came by the thousands to honor Rafael Ramos, even as hundreds of police turned their back on Mayor de Blasio

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Unity and Anger Mark Funeral of Slain NYPD Officer

Saturday, December 27, 2014

As thousands gathered in Queens to mourn Officer Rafael Ramos, some police turned their backs when Mayor de Blasio began to speak

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Fearless New York Theater to Host Reading of 'The Interview'

Saturday, December 27, 2014

The Treehouse Theater on West 29th Street is doing a free reading of the comedy with Seth Rogen and James Franco about a plot to kill the leader of North Korea.

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