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Politics Andrew Cuomo

  • --Connecticut glossed over its deepening financial problems and Hartford's potential municipal bankruptcy to push the Stamford and Hartford areas as ideal sites. --The Canadian cities of Toronto, Edmonton and Ottawa, as well as Hamilton, Halifax, Montreal, Sault Ste. Marie, Vancouver, and Windsor submitted bids, according to Reuters' reporting and local media...

  • ALBANY, N.Y.— The New York City metro area, Buffalo- Rochester, greater Syracuse and the Albany region are all in the running to win Amazon's second headquarters. It likely will be a while before a winner as announced as Amazon winnows down the list and negotiates with finalists. "New York is submitting proposals from every corner of our great state, but we are one New...

  • NEW YORK— CNN's Chris Cuomo is hearkening back to his newsmagazine days with a series for the sister network HLN that initially touches on hot-button issues like the opioid crisis, illegal immigration and the sex trade. The documentary series, "Inside with Chris Cuomo," debuts Friday at 9 p.m. and doesn't affect his day job as co-host of CNN's "New Day" morning show.

  • Cruise Automation, a San Francisco- based self-driving software company owned by General Motors Co., aims to begin testing in New York City early next year. GM and Cruise are applying to operate in New York under a new pilot program announced Tuesday by New York Gov. Volkswagen AG's Audi brand and GMs's Cadillac also have demonstrated semi-autonomous...

  • Oct 17- General Motors Co plans to test vehicles in fully autonomous mode in New York state in early 2018, according to New York Governor Andrew Cuomo. The planned testing by GM and its self-driving unit, Cruise Automation, will be the first by a Level 4 autonomous vehicle in the state, Cuomo said in a statement. GM and Cruise Automation will begin conducting tests in...

  • KEARNY, N.J.— A mock groundbreaking near a century-old rail bridge on Friday highlighted the stalled funding for a massive project to replace it and build a new rail tunnel under the Hudson River into New York City. Chris Christie attended the ceremony near the Portal Bridge over the Hackensack River. At between $1 billion and $1.5 billion, the replacement of the...

  • Republican lawmakers from high-tax states such as New York, California and New Jersey, along with labor unions and business groups like Realtors, are pressing the Trump administration to reconsider plans to eliminate the deduction. With Republicans splintered, the future of the $6 trillion tax overhaul plan is threatened by GOP defections, even as the...

  • Republican lawmakers from high-tax states such as New York, California and New Jersey, labor unions and business groups like Realtors are pressing the Trump administration to reconsider plans to eliminate the deduction, wary of the financial pinch their constituents could feel. With Republicans splintered, the future of the $6 trillion plan is threatened...

  • SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico/ NEW YORK, Sept 26- Broken electricity poles and streetlights list into the middle of highways. Hurricane Maria's devastation of the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico last week left the entire island and its 3.4 million residents without power. "They should be complete with their initial damage assessment in days or maybe a week- not weeks or months,"...

  • New York Governor Andrew Cuomo.

    Cuomo joined a delegation to make a pointed plea for federal assistance for Puerto Rico.

  • A woman looks at the damages in the neighbour's house after the area was hit by Hurricane Maria in Salinas, Puerto Rico, September 21, 2017.

    Puerto Rico's governor made an official request to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo for supplies, services and assistance.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 20- New York state lost $1.2 billion of revenues from corporate tax breaks in fiscal 2017, with at least half of the total going to the film industry, a Washington watchdog group said on Wednesday. New York had already been publishing some information about its tax breaks, but other states are less forthcoming. Through March 31, the end of the state...

  • WASHINGTON/ NEW YORK, Sept 18- New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Monday that he wants credit-reporting firms to comply with the state's cyber-security regulations, the latest government official to crack down on the industry in the wake of the massive Equifax hack. Equifax's legal woes worsened as the U.S Attorney's office in Atlanta issued a statement...

  • WASHINGTON/ NEW YORK, Sept 18- New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Monday that he wants credit-reporting firms to comply with the state's cyber-security regulations, the latest government official to crack down on the industry in the wake of the massive Equifax hack. Also on Monday, Bloomberg News reported that federal authorities have opened a criminal...

  • WASHINGTON/ NEW YORK, Sept 18- New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Monday that he wants credit-reporting firms to comply with the state's cyber-security regulations, while Equifax Inc said it suffered a second cyber incident two months before the one disclosed in early September. Also on Monday, Bloomberg News reported that federal authorities have opened...

  • WASHINGTON/ NEW YORK, Sept 18- New York's governor announced plans on Monday to require all credit reporting agencies to register with the state, while federal authorities reportedly opened a criminal probe into Equifax Inc executives' stock sales before the company disclosed a massive data breach. The U.S. Justice Department is looking into whether Equifax...

  • WASHINGTON/ NEW YORK, Sept 18- New York's governor announced plans on Monday to require all credit reporting agencies to register with the state, while federal authorities reportedly opened a criminal probe into Equifax Inc executives' stock sales before the company disclosed a massive data breach. The U.S. Justice Department is looking into whether Equifax...

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 18- New York Governor Andrew Cuomo plans to require all credit reporting agencies to register with the state and comply with its cyber security rules, he said in a statement on Monday. Shares of Equifax, which have fallen about a third since the hack was announced, were down 0.2 percent at $92.83 in morning trading. "The Equifax breach was a wakeup...

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 18- New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said in a statement on Monday that all credit reporting agencies must register with the state and comply with its cybersecurity rules.

  • NY GOV ANDREW CUOMO SAYS DIRECTED STATE FINANCIAL SERVICES DEPT TO ISSUE REGULATION MAKING CREDIT REPORTING AGENCIES REGISTER WITH NEW YORK FOR THE FIRST TIME.