Thursday, July 31, 2014

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Report: U.S. Attorney Threatens to Probe Gov's Moreland Commission

Governor Cuomo could face legal action from the anti-corruption panel he formed and then disbanded as a published reports says U.S. Attorney in Manhattan, Preet Bharara, sent a letter to the Cuomo administration warning an investigation into obstruction of justice and witness tampering. Updated 1:01 PM

Police Commissioner Bratton, Reverend Al Sharpton, and Staten Island community members will join Mayor Bill de Blasio at City Hall today for a roundtable discussion following the death of Eric Garner in police custody.

Updated 12:48 PM

Mayor Defends Cuomo Against Astorino's Comment Referencing 'The Godfather'

Don't mess with Governor Andrew Cuomo—that's Mayor de Blasio's warning for the governor's Republican challenger. De Blasio says Rob Astorino has crossed the line and is being offensive with a reference to "The Godfather" movie that the mayor says is a slur against Italian-Americans.

07/30/2014 11:42 PM


De Blasio Soaks Up the Spotlight on Italian Vacation

Mayor Bill de Blasio had little time to get over his jet lag after returning from an eight-day Italian vacation that took him from Rome to Capri. While overseas, he soaked up the adoration of his Italian supporters and savored his time in the international spotlight.

Updated 07/28/2014 09:14 PM

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NY Times Moreland Commission Report Continues to Cause Fallout for Cuomo

Governor Andrew Cuomo's critics continue to attack him over the Moreland Commission, which the governor prematurely shut down earlier this year. Last week, The New York Times had a tough report which claimed the governor interfered with the anti-corruption commission's work. 07/29/2014 09:14 PM

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