Gov. Cuomo said he would set the minimum wage for all New York state workers at $15 an hour, reinforcing how governors and wage boards can influence wages.
Gov. Cuomo's push for $15 minimum wage statewide sets the right example for the country, says Laura Huizar and Paul Sonn.
Two big culprits behind flier frustration are the country's aging airports and growing congestion in the skies.
Opponents of the $15 minimum wage are practicing "Chicken Little Economics" and it needs to stop, says billionaire VC Nick Hanauer.
New York City's LaGuardia airport to get a $4 billion makeover.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced on Monday a plan to completely overhaul LaGuardia Airport that comes with a $4 billion price tag.
Winning $15 an hour is a big deal: It means no food stamps and being able to support four kids and a wife with cancer, says KFC worker Alvin Major.
Chipotle Mexican Grill said it will offer new benefits including tuition reimbursement. Will other companies follow?
New York's top financial regulator, Benjamin Lawsky, told CNBC that his agency should have focused on individual accountability earlier.
In 12 states and Washington D.C., nail salons are more common than McDonald's locations, the most common of fast food locations.
NY's Governor Andrew Cuomo is expected to announce a trade mission to the Caribbean island, the Wall Street Journal reported on Saturday.
Former Shell Oil President John Hofmeister lashes out at Gov. Andrew Cuomo on his decision to ban fracking in New York state.
Much of the snow that fell on Buffalo and other parts of New York could melt next week and cause some flooding, NBC News reports.
The U.S. must continue to be a leader in the fight against Ebola by supporting health workers traveling to—and from—West Africa, Obama says.
CNBC's John Harwood and Tyler Mathisen discuss the embarrassing sales so far for Andrew Cuomo's book.
A strike on New York's Long Island Rail Road has been averted after a tentative agreement was reached, a labor union said on its website.
In 36 states electing governors, it's all about the economy. Governors seeking re-election promised to turn things around. Have they?
New York's highest court will consider allowing local bans on hydraulic fracturing.
President Barack Obama praised the new Sept. 11 museum on Thursday as "a sacred place of healing and of hope."
Bank of America's ex-CEO Kenneth Lewis has settled a lawsuit accusing him of deceiving investors about one of his biggest acquisitions: Merrill Lynch.