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FBI Releases Ed Koch Documents

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 09.08.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- Documents released for the first time Tuesday from the FBI file on former New York City Mayor Edward Koch detail one of the more obscure c...

Ed Koch Tombstone Engraved With Wrong Birth Date

AP | Posted 06.18.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch meticulously planned his own funeral, but his tombstone has the wrong birth date. NBC 4 New York (http...

Tribute to Mayor Koch: A Man Who Stood Up

Reshma Saujani | Posted 04.15.2013 | New York
Reshma Saujani

Most people will remember Ed Koch as a crusader for New York, but to me he will always be the person who saw a crisis, stood for his convictions and spoke out on behalf of refugees in a far away country because he knew it was right thing to do.

Thank You, Mr. Mayor

Dominic Carter | Posted 04.10.2013 | New York
Dominic Carter

Very few people can redefine themselves after leaving office and stay relevant, but Koch did.

Ed Koch Lives

Richard Brodsky | Posted 04.09.2013 | New York
Richard Brodsky

Ed Koch exceeded himself, and long after his official policies and decisions fade into irrelevance, he will be seen as the man who was voted out of office only to make himself the embodiment of public virtue and human decency.

How Could the New York Times Screw Up Ed Koch's Obituary?

Joe Cutbirth | Posted 04.06.2013 | Gay Voices
Joe Cutbirth

Love him or hate him -- and plenty of people did both -- former New York Mayor Ed Koch deserved better than he got from The New York Times on Friday. So did we.

Ed Koch: The Death of a Liberal Israel Lover

Alan Dershowitz | Posted 04.06.2013 | Politics
Alan Dershowitz

The passing of Ed Koch marks the beginning of the end of an important era in American Jewish life. Koch represented a time when support for Israel was a quintessentially liberal cause.

Ed Koch: Mayor of the Lost City of New York

Andrew J. Lederer | Posted 04.03.2013 | New York
Andrew J. Lederer

He was one of those great figures. Most of us alive today didn't know LaGuardia or Gentleman Jimmy Walker. But we knew Ed Koch, The Man, The Mayor, The Movie Reviewer.

How Am I Doing? Koch: The Movie

Regina Weinreich | Posted 04.03.2013 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

On Wednesday morning, just after the premiere of Neil Barsky's documentary Koch, the news came on a television crawl: Ed Koch had missed the party, hospitalized. And this morning, on the film's opening day, he has died.

'How'm I Doing?': The Best Ed Koch Quotes

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 02.02.2013 | New York

-- A look at some of the famous lines over the years from former New York City Mayor Ed Koch: _"How'm I doing?"...

Farewell, Mr. Mayor

Christine C. Quinn | Posted 04.03.2013 | New York
Christine C. Quinn

All of New York City is in mourning today as we say goodbye to a great mayor, a great man and a great friend. Ed Koch dedicated his life to the five boroughs. He loved this city fiercely and it loved him back.

Former NYC Mayor Ed Koch Dies

AP | DEEPTI HAJELA | Posted 04.03.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — When Ed Koch was mayor, it seemed as if all of New York was being run by a deli counterman. Koch was funny, irritable, opinionated, o...

Ed Koch Hospitalized

AP | Posted 03.23.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — Former New York Mayor Ed Koch (KAHCH') is back in the hospital for the third time in recent months. Spokesman George Arzt says Koch ...

Ed Koch Scheduled To Leave Hospital Monday

AP | Posted 02.09.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — Former New York Mayor Ed Koch (kahch) has been released from a Manhattan hospital. Koch looked jovial as he spoke briefly Monday out...

Former New York City Mayor Hospitalized

AP | Posted 02.03.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — Former New York Mayor Ed Koch (kahch) has been hospitalized for the second time in three months, this time with a respiratory infecti...

Ed Koch Released From Hospital

AP | Posted 11.07.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — How's he doing? Better. Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch (kahch) has been released from a hospital after being treated for anemia....

Former NYC Mayor Hospitalized

AP | Posted 11.04.2012 | Politics

NEW YORK — Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch (KAHCH) has been hospitalized for treatment of anemia. George Arzt, a spokesman for the Democrati...