Andrew Cuomo

The Trust for Public Land and Governor Cuomo Open First ‘Vital Brooklyn’ Student-Designed Playground as Part of $1.4B Investment to Improve Central Brooklyn

NEW YORK/ SEPTEMBER 17, 2018 (STL.News) Governor Andrew Cuomo, in partnership with The Trust for Public Land, has announced the opening of a new student-designed community playground on the Winthrop School campus in Brooklyn. More than 30,000 East Flatbush residents live within a 10-minute walk of the new playground, which features new play equipment, a … Continue reading The Trust for Public Land and Governor Cuomo Open First ‘Vital Brooklyn’ Student-Designed Playground as Part of $1.4B Investment to Improve Central Brooklyn

NEW YORK | Cuomo lauds primary victory, says voters want results

NEW YORK— After a night of unusual silence, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo made his first public remarks following his victory in Thursday’s Democratic primary, appearing at his office in Manhattan to talk about hurricane readiness and President Donald Trump — and, after prodding by reporters, his big win over Cynthia Nixon. Cuomo, who did … Continue reading NEW YORK | Cuomo lauds primary victory, says voters want results

NEW YORK | The Latest: NY AG congratulates Dems running to replace her

NEW YORK — The Latest on New York’s Democratic primary (all times local): 9 p.m. The polls have closed in New York, where Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo is trying to fend off a challenge from actress and activist Cynthia Nixon in the nation’s last primary before Election Day. Results coming in Thursday night will show … Continue reading NEW YORK | The Latest: NY AG congratulates Dems running to replace her

ALBANY, N.Y | Defying polls, Nixon looks to upset Cuomo in NY gov primary

ALBANY, N.Y. — Polls may show her far behind New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo in Thursday’s Democratic primary, but Cynthia Nixon says she knows something that Cuomo and the pollsters don’t. There’s a movement, she says, of left-leaning voters tired of piecemeal progress on crumbling subways, political corruption and income inequality. She points to recent … Continue reading ALBANY, N.Y | Defying polls, Nixon looks to upset Cuomo in NY gov primary

NEW YORK | Probe into Manhattan DA’s handling of Weinstein case on hold

NEW YORK— Gov. Andrew Cuomo has directed the state attorney general’s office to suspend its investigation into whether the Manhattan district attorney mishandled 2015 allegations of sexual misconduct by Harvey Weinstein. A spokeswoman for Attorney General Barbara Underwood confirmed Wednesday that the investigation was put on temporary hold this summer on the orders of the … Continue reading NEW YORK | Probe into Manhattan DA’s handling of Weinstein case on hold

NEW YORK | NY Gov. Cuomo: Trump fooled the country, but not New York

NEW YORK  — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says Donald Trump has fooled many people in this country, but the Democrat says the Republican president hasn’t fooled New Yorkers. Cuomo spoke Sunday at Brooklyn’s First Baptist Church of Crown Heights. His comments after a week of criticism against Cuomo, who said America “was never that … Continue reading NEW YORK | NY Gov. Cuomo: Trump fooled the country, but not New York

ALBANY, N.Y | Cuomo on his ‘inartful’ remark: ‘Of course America is great’

ALBANY, N.Y — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Friday that he was “inartful” when he said earlier in the week that America “was never that great,” a comment that was widely condemned and mocked by critics on the right and left. “I want to be very clear: Of course America is great and of … Continue reading ALBANY, N.Y | Cuomo on his ‘inartful’ remark: ‘Of course America is great’

ALBANY, N.Y | Find an eagle feather? US law says don’t take it. Cuomo did

ALBANY, N.Y — At an event in the Adirondacks last week, Gov. Andrew Cuomo recounted a treasured memory of the time his family retrieved an eagle feather from Saranac Lake and kept it after one of the beautiful birds swooped near his canoe. In telling the story, the New York Democrat was unknowingly confessing a … Continue reading ALBANY, N.Y | Find an eagle feather? US law says don’t take it. Cuomo did