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Group Calls Weiner's 'Grandpa' Language 'Unfortunate'

AP | Posted 10.07.2013 | Politics

NEW YORK — Anthony Weiner isn't apologizing for calling an opponent at a New York City mayoral forum "grandpa." Weiner said Wednesday that he s...

Fluke Gives Big Endorsement

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 08.07.2013 | Politics

Sandra Fluke, who became a women's rights activist after she was denied the right to speak at a controversial contraception hearing on Capitol Hill an...

Michael McLaughlin

Weiner Cheered On At Forum

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 08.06.2013 | Politics

NEW YORK-- Anthony Weiner received a rousing reception at a mayoral forum Tuesday, despite the efforts of his opponents to drudge up his latest sextin...

George Soros Announces Endorsement In NYC Mayor Race

Posted 08.06.2013 | New York

George Soros endorsed Public Advocate Bill de Blasio for New York City mayor on Tuesday. The billionaire businessman and liberal philanthropist pi...

WATCH: All The Candidates, Except Weiner, Have A Joke

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 08.05.2013 | New York

New York City mayoral candidates, with the notable exception of Anthony Weiner, recently took enough time off campaigning to showcase their finest com...

Michael McLaughlin

Mayoral Candidate Loses Millions In Campaign Funds

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 08.05.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- City Comptroller John Liu's struggling campaign for mayor suffered a severe blow Monday when the Campaign Finance Board voted to withhold ...

Weiner's Sexting Partner Releases Porn Video Because Of Course

Posted 08.05.2013 | New York

Shocking no one, the woman behind Anthony Weiner's latest sexting scandal has filmed a porn video. TMZ reports Sydney Leathers starred in a video ...

Liu Embraces Victimhood, Rallies For Campaign Money

Capital New York | Tom McGeveran and Joe Pompeo | Posted 08.05.2013 | New York

New York City Comptroller John Liu was never charged with a crime or formally accused of any wrongdoing. But his campaign treasurer and one contributo...

Dick Pics Aside, 3 Reasons Not To Vote For Weiner

VICE | Posted 10.02.2013 | New York

After a brief honeymoon period during which it looked like he might actually win his dream job, Anthony Weiner is tanking in the polls and has almost ...

WATCH: Mayoral Candidate Is From 'Unhip' Part Of Brooklyn

Posted 08.05.2013 | New York

There is an independent candidate for mayor of New York City, and his name is Jack Hidary. Hidary, who announced his candidacy earlier this summer...

Attacks On Weiner Backfire

Newsday | Matthew Chayes | Posted 10.02.2013 | Politics

Two rival mayoral candidates heaped ridicule upon Anthony Weiner for his sexting scandal at a candidates forum Thursday night -- comments that drew a ...

WATCH: De Blasio Says Quinn Is 'Not A Progressive'

Posted 08.01.2013 | New York

Anthony Weiner's implosion in the polls has drastically altered the landscape of the New York City Democratic primary for mayor. The once-frontrunner ...

A Letter of Gratitude to Anthony Weiner

Tracy Beckerman | Posted 10.01.2013 | Parents
Tracy Beckerman

Dear Mr. Weiner, I know you're very busy trying to keep your NYC mayoral bid from ending up in the toilet, but I wanted to take a moment of your time to thank you for being a shining example of what NOT to do in your personal and professional life.

WATH: Bill De Blasio Discusses Mayoral Run On HuffPost Live

HuffPost Live | Posted 08.01.2013 | New York

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Rent Is Too Damn High Candidate Endorses Weiner

Posted 08.01.2013 | New York

Jimmy McMillan, of the Rent Is Too Damn High Party, announced his endorsement of Anthony Weiner in the Democratic primaries for New York City mayor on...

Weiner Rivals Adjust To Campaign 'Debacle'

AP | JONATHAN LEMIRE | Posted 09.30.2013 | Politics

NEW YORK — Mayoral hopeful Christine Quinn suddenly finds herself in demand on national political television talk shows, and they all want to as...

LOOK: This Weiner Ad Wins

Posted 07.31.2013 | New York

With the emergence of Carlos Danger and Anthony Weiner's latest sexting scandal last week, newspaper headlines and media outlets have been showcasing ...

Barbara Morgan, Anthony Weiner Aide, Lashed Out At Former Intern Olivia Nuzzi

AP | Posted 09.30.2013 | Politics

NEW YORK — A former campaign intern who was heavily criticized by embattled mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner's chief spokeswoman in an expletive...

Latinos Could Make Up A Quarter Of NYC Voters

AP | CLAUDIA TORRENS | Posted 09.29.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — Hispanics could make up nearly a quarter of potential voters in the city's mayoral election, and polls suggest their vote is still ve...

Weiner's Sexting Partner: He's 'Too Busy Jacking Off' To Be Mayor

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 07.30.2013 | New York

The woman behind Anthony Weiner's latest lewd online conversations told Howard Stern on Tuesday that the embattled mayoral candidate is "too busy jack...

Christopher Mathias

Weiner Answers Criticism From Clintons

HuffingtonPost.com | Christopher Mathias | Posted 07.30.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- Anthony Weiner said he has no hard feelings against Bill and Hillary Clinton, who this week told the press, via surrogates, that they're n...

Randy Credico Makes the Ballot for NYC Mayor

Anthony Papa | Posted 09.28.2013 | New York
Anthony Papa

Randy Credico, a celebrated political satirist and activist, who made a run for Senator Chuck Schumer's seat in 2009 but failed to get enough valid signatures on the ballot because his campaign had been infiltrated, has succeeded this time and has made the ballot for NYC Mayor.

WATCH: Former Teacher Rips Into Weiner

Posted 07.29.2013 | New York

Things aren't going well for Anthony Weiner. He's plummeted in the polls. His campaign manager quit. And now, there's Peg Brunda. The former New Y...

NYC Mayoral Candidates Look To... Cincinnati?

P.G. Sittenfeld | Posted 09.28.2013 | New York
P.G. Sittenfeld

Christine Quinn has made the trip. As has Bill Thompson. Bill de Blasio's been here. John Liu, too What's happening here? A model of educational innovation yielding big results, and catching the country's attention.

Fast Food Workers Hold Strike In NYC

| Posted 07.29.2013 | New York

By Trevor Kapp and Aidan Gardiner MIDTOWN — Workers planned to rally at several major fast-food chains throughout the city Monday to demand higher ...