Andrew Cuomo

New York City subway train.
May 23, 2018 - 7:23 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A long awaited plan to modernize the New York City subway system is set to be unveiled on Wednesday. It'll take five years and by some reports $19 billion to replace the subway's ancient and cranky signals -- it's transit chief Andy Byford's big fix. "It's seemed to me that...
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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo
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May 15, 2018 - 1:18 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo is putting off a planned trip to Israel amid ongoing violence on the Gaza border.
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May 14, 2018 - 2:40 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- There's word of another move towards legalizing marijuana in New York. The New York Post reports, that state Democrats are planning to pass a resolution to endorse the idea at their nominating convention next week. The move comes following calls for legal pot in New York...
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FILE - In this March 21, 2016, file photo, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman speaks during a news conference in New York.
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May 09, 2018 - 1:23 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has appointed a special prosecutor to investigate allegations of abuse by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. Cuomo late Tuesday said Nassau District Attorney Madeline Singas will investigate and possibly prosecute "any and all matters...
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May 07, 2018 - 12:41 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Actor and Democratic candidate for New York governor Cynthia Nixon has accepted an Invitation to participate in a prime-time televised debate with two-time incumbent Andrew Cuomo. Nixon released a video Monday announcing she was challenging Cuomo to a one-on-one TV debate that...
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he will not allow the federal government to drill off of New York's coast.
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May 04, 2018 - 1:32 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Not gonna happen; that was the message from Gov. Andrew Cuomo to President Donald Trump about offshore drilling off the coast of New York. “We want to pass a law to protect NYS from off-shore drilling” @NYGovCuomo #1010WINS pic.twitter.com/PwYatG6WQ1 — Juliet Papa (@...
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May 04, 2018 - 11:04 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Cynthia Nixon is challenging Gov. Andrew Cuomo in the Democratic primary. She plans to release her tax returns on Friday. Gov. Cuomo called her out Thursday for not yet carrying through on her promise to make them public this week. Nixon said her returns are complicated. She...
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April 19, 2018 - 11:07 am
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (1010 WINS/AP) -- Puerto Rico's power company says it has restored electricity to more than 80 percent of customers affected by an island-wide blackout that was caused by an excavator hitting a transmission line. Officials said Thursday that more than 1.1 million of its...
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Dreamstime
April 17, 2018 - 1:27 pm
One of New York City's highest ranking elected officials is calling for a major change to a city drug law.
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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo
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April 14, 2018 - 5:24 pm
A new poll by the Marist College Institute for Public Opinion finds that Gov. Andrew Cuomo holds a commanding lead over political newcomer Cynthia Nixon, among democratic voters.
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