Anthony Weiner

New York City Democratic Mayoral hopeful Bill De Blasio embraces his son Dante, left, daughter Chiara, second from left, and wife Chirlane, right, after addressing supporters at his election headquarters after polls closed in the city's primary election Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Unresolved NYC primary pauses for 9/11 remembrance

NEW YORK (AP) — As the New York City mayoral race paused Wednesday for remembrances of the Sept. 11 attacks, the chaotic campaign remained without an answer a day after the primary as to whether […]

09/11/2013

Democratic comptroller hopeful Eliot Spitzer waits his turn to cast his vote in the primary election at his polling station in New York, Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013.  (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

Voters pass judgment on Weiner, Spitzer comebacks

NEW YORK (AP) — Anthony Weiner and Eliot Spitzer, two brash New Yorkers whose careers were shattered by sex scandals, sought political redemption in Tuesday’s primaries after a campaign season that played out at times […]

09/10/2013

Anthony Weiner, left, who is seeking the Democratic nomination to run for the New York City Mayor’s Office, has a heated argument with Shaul Kessler at Weiss Bakery in the Boro Park neighborhood in the Brooklyn borough of New York, Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013. The altercation was captured on video. (AP Photo/Shimon Gifter)

NYC mayoral hopefuls try to get to expected runoff

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City’s wild mayoral primary campaign hurtled to the voting booth Tuesday as New Yorkers begin the process of replacing the man who has led their city for 12 years. […]

09/10/2013

Jon Stewart (AP Photo)

Jon Stewart returns to ‘The Daily Show’

  NEW YORK (AP) — Jon Stewart is back, and the shaggy beard he grew over the summer is gone. “The Daily Show” host returned Tuesday night to the Comedy Central show. He’d been off […]

09/03/2013

Anthony Weiner, running in the New York Mayors race, right, reacts after sharing a moment with a spectator and her plantains, left, as he takes part in the Dominican Day Parade on New York's Avenue of the Americas, Aug. 11, 2013. (AP Photo/Tina Fineberg)

Most NY voters embarrassed by Weiner, Spitzer

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Most New Yorkers watching Anthony Weiner and Eliot Spitzer in political races dominated by sex scandals want to forget about them, according to a poll released Monday. The Siena College poll […]

08/12/2013

Penny and Phil Sound Bite

In a world full of “Anthony Weiners,” Penny and Phil talk digital dating

You keep hearing the ads for online dating services and how successful they are. But you also hear the news and it seems there are a ton of jerks out there. Elizabeth Cohen is the […]

08/09/2013

Host David Letterman smiles on the set of the “Late Show with David Letterman." (AP Photo/CBS, John Paul Filo)

Comics look to Obama, Democrats for humor

NEW YORK (AP) — President Barack Obama, the joke’s on you. A study of gags by late-night comics during the first half of the year found an abrupt change from 2012. Now Obama and Democrats […]

08/05/2013

In a Thursday, July 25, 2013 file photo, New York mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner arrives with chief spokeswoman Barbara Morgan at a campaign stop in New York. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews, File)

Ex-intern accepts Weiner aide’s apology after rant

NEW YORK (AP) — A former campaign intern who was heavily criticized by embattled mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner’s chief spokeswoman in an expletive-laced tirade has accepted her apology. The ex-intern, Olivia Nuzzi, tweeted her acceptance […]

07/31/2013

New York City Mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Weiner stays in NYC mayor race after staffer quits

NEW YORK (AP) — His campaign manager has resigned and his political peers have harsh words for him, but Anthony Weiner has vowed to stay in the race for New York City mayor. Weiner confirmed […]

07/29/2013

New York City Mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Amid scandal, Weiner tours storm-damaged NYC home

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner met Superstorm Sandy victims on Staten Island as he tried to move past the sexting scandal threatening to derail his attempted political comeback. The […]

07/26/2013

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