Jul 17, 2014 — Unions representing Long Island Rail Road workers had threatened to go out on strike Sunday, potentially stranding hundreds of thousands of commuters. But a deal was reached Thursday.
Jan 15, 2013 — If you didn't know any better, you might think that even if new gun control proposals from President Obama become stalled in Washington's gridlock, the states will rush in to fill the void. A few states might, but don't expect a national trend.
Nov 4, 2012 — The fuel shortage that has hit the New York-New Jersey region is expected to continue for days. And many of the runners due to take part in the now-canceled New York Marathon are taking part in relief efforts.
Dec 30, 2010 — He was accused of paying a state official to steer business to his private equity firm. Rattner has said his actions were misconstrued.
Oct 11, 2010 — The Republican nominee for New York governor created another controversy with his anti-gay comments. He derided his Democratic opponent, Andrew Cuomo, for not only attending the gay pride march but for taking his daughters as well.
Oct 7, 2010 — New Yorkers are angry but not as much as GOP governor nominee Carl Paladino who's falling in polls. Andrew Cuomo's opened up a larger lead on Paladino whose public confrontation with a reporter appears to have hurt him.
Oct 5, 2010 — The Republican candidate for governor of New York lived up to his reputation as a tough-talking, mad-as-hell kind of guy in a conversation with All Things Considered.'s Robert Siegel.
Sep 30, 2010 — NY Republican governor candidate Carl Paladino charged that his Democrat rival Andrew Cuomo had marital affairs during a now-defunct marriage and that the media is not probing Cuomo's past the way they are his.
Apr 14, 2010 — N.Y. gov. candidate hopeful Carl Paladino is in hot water for forwarding racist and sexist e-mails.