New York Governor: We're headed in the right direction

Andrew Cuomo says social distancing appears to be slowing the spread of the coronavirus in New York.Ben Ariel, 3/26/2020, 3:39 AM

Cuomo orders nonessential workers to stay home

New York Governor announces that all workers in nonessential businesses are required to stay home in order to fight coronavirus.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/20/2020, 9:10 PM

Cuomo proposes domestic terrorism law

NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo proposes first-in-nation domestic terrorism law.Laura E. Adkins, JTA, 2/28/2020, 2:55 PM

Terror returns: 19 JCCs receive bomb threats, Cuomo says

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says 19 Jewish Community Centers across the US have received email bomb threats recently.Marcy Oster/JTA, 2/24/2020, 6:01 PM

Rabbi Chaim Rottenberg delivers State of the State invocation

Rabbi whose Monsey home was attacked during Hanukkah delivers blessing before Gov. Andrew Cuomo's State of the State address.Mordechai Sones, 1/9/2020, 10:38 AM

OU praises NY governor for anti-hate crime spending package

Orthodox Union lauds Governor Andrew Cuomo's plan to spend $45 million to protect at-risk institutions from hate crimes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/5/2020, 8:54 PM

NY Governor visits Jewish neighborhood in Williamsburg

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo meets Rabbi David Niederman of Williamsburg following Monsey stabbing.Ben Ariel, 1/2/2020, 12:33 AM

Cuomo: Synagogue attack was 'domestic terrorism'

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo visits home of rabbi wounded in machete attack at Monsey synagogue, calls attack 'act of domestic terrorism.'David Rosenberg, 12/29/2019, 4:04 PM

Anti-Semitic graffiti found in New York high school

Hate-filled graffiti found inside Westchester County high school for the second time in one month. Governor Cuomo orders probe.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/29/2019, 10:04 PM

New York raises smoking age from 18 to 21

In effort to 'stop cigarettes and e-cigarettes from getting into the hands of young people,' NY Gov. Cuomo signs bill to raise smoking age.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/17/2019, 12:39 PM

Watch: NY governor Cuomo visits Western Wall tunnels

Andrew Cuomo and his daughters visited the Western Wall and the tunnels, accompanied by Israeli consul Danny Dayan.Ido Ben Porat, 6/28/2019, 1:00 PM

Cuomo wins big in primary focused on Israel

Is anyone surprised? Is anyone happy? Jack Engelhard, 9/15/2018, 10:03 PM

NY Democrats claim actress is pro-BDS, soft on anti-Semitism

Mailer put out in name of NY Democratic Committee claims actress Cynthia Nixon, who is challenging Governor Cuomo in primary, is pro-BDS.JTA, 9/9/2018, 4:56 PM

NY Governor Andrew Cuomo puts mezuzah in Governor's mansion

Governor Cuomo receives mezuzah from Jewish school, places it at entrance to official residence in state capital of Albany.David Rosenberg, 6/18/2018, 11:52 AM

New York Governor postpones trip to Israel

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo cites violence on Israel’s northern and southern borders in postponing planned Israel trip.Ben Ariel, 5/16/2018, 2:46 AM

NY Governor Cuomo plans solidarity mission to Israel

Following Iranian attack on Israel, NY Gov. Cuomo announces plans for 'solidarity and support' mission to Israel. 'We support Israel 100%.'David Rosenberg, 5/11/2018, 10:08 AM

Jews can’t dance, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says

NY Gov. jokes at African American church that Jews don't have rhythm.'JTA, 3/26/2018, 10:08 PM

New York to celebrate 'Shimon Peres Day'

Annual Salute to Israel parade in New York City to coincide with first ever 'Shimon Peres Day,' initiated by Governor Andrew Cuomo.Gary Willig, 6/1/2017, 5:11 PM

New York Governor proclaims 'Shimon Peres Day'

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announces that the first Sunday in June will be “Shimon Peres Day”.Ido Ben Porat, 3/6/2017, 4:12 AM

Israeli Consul General: They'll catch the criminals

Consul General in New York says wave of anti-Semitism in US having unprecedented psychological impact.Nitsan Keidar, 3/5/2017, 9:07 PM

'We'll fight anti-Semitism aggressively'

NY Governor Cuomo, Israeli President Rivlin speak at Holocaust Museum in Jerusalem following wave of anti-Semitic incidents in US.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/5/2017, 3:52 PM

'Zero tolerance for anti-Semitic incidents'

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo responds to vandalism at Jewish cemetery in Rochester, pledges to bring those responsible to justice.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/2/2017, 9:47 PM

Agudath Israel praises grant to fund guarding religious schools

US Orthodox Jewish group praises NY Governor's announcement of $25 million security grant for religious schools.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/24/2017, 9:46 AM

New York unveils grant to combat anti-Semitism

New York state takes steps to combat spike in anti-Semitism and hate crimes.Ben Ariel, 2/24/2017, 3:45 AM

NY governor orders statewide hate crimes unit

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo orders the formation of a new statewide hate crimes unit following an "explosion of hate crimes".JTA, 11/22/2016, 5:10 AM

Cuomo's anti-BDS order seen as game changer by both sides

New York Governor's executive order opposing BDS shouldn’t have made a splash — but it did.Ben Sales, 6/8/2016, 1:57 AM

American Jewish leaders laud Cuomo's anti-BDS move

Conference of Presidents welcomes anti-BDS Executive Order signed by New York Governor.Ben Ariel, 6/7/2016, 3:12 AM

UJA applauds New York Governor's anti-BDS moves

UJA-Federation of New York lauds Governor Cuomo for directing state entities to divest all public funds supporting BDS.Ben Ariel, 6/6/2016, 2:43 AM

NY Governor announces boycott against BDS

Andrew Cuomo says he will issue a list of pro-BDS businesses he will order state agencies to divest from, in 'another victory against BDS.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/5/2016, 6:59 PM

Yaalon: Palestinians Asked for Lull Extension, We Agreed

Defense Minister tells NY governor Cuomo about hardship of negotiating with 'five headed' Palestinian team.Yedidya Ben Or, Gil Ronen, 8/14/2014, 6:48 PM

New York Governor Underscores Support for Israel

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo visits Israel, meets Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and President Reuven Rivlin.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/14/2014, 4:46 AM

Kudos to Andrew Cuomo for Solidarity Visit To Israel

One governor is doing the right things at the right time. Ronn Torossian, 8/13/2014, 8:20 AM

NY Passes Toughest Gun Ownership Laws in Country

New law closes several loopholes in an existing state ban on assault weapon sale and extends the requirement for background checks, 1/16/2013, 2:28 PM

New York's Cuomo Signs New Tough Gun Laws

New York becomes the first U.S. state to impose new restrictions on gun ownership in the wake the Connecticut massacre.Elad Benari, 1/16/2013, 5:16 AM

NY Set to Enact Toughest Restrictions on Guns

New York may become the first US state to enact tough new restrictions on assault weapons in the wake of the Connecticut school massacre., 1/15/2013, 11:13 AM

NY Gov Gets Serious About Gun Control, Calls for Bans

Governor called for legislation that would ban high capacity magazines and seek to deprive the mentally ill of weapons. , 1/10/2013, 9:02 AM

Tri-State Commuters Crawling Back to Work Post-Sandy

Most commuters on Thursday in NY, NJ and CT had no choice but to drive, clogging roads into a crawl following Hurricane Sandy's destruction.Chana Ya'ar, 11/1/2012, 10:58 AM