Tap here to turn on desktop notifications to get the news sent straight to you.
GOVERNOR OF NEW YORK
Spencer Platt via Getty Images
Cynthia Nixon To Supporters In Concession Speech: 'You Are Going To Change America'
“This campaign changed expectations about what’s possible in New York state," the progressive challenger to Gov. Andrew Cuomo said after her primary loss.
Craig Ruttle, Pool/Getty Images)
Andrew Cuomo Wins Democratic Nomination For New York Governor
The two-term Democrat defeated actress Cynthia Nixon, who challenged him from the left.
Cynthia Nixon Orders Cinnamon Raisin Bagel With Lox And Onions
The New York gubernatorial candidate sparked culinary controversy at Zabar's deli.
Eduardo Munoz Alvarez / Getty Images
Cynthia Nixon Needs Black Voters. She's Trying. It May Not Be Enough.
Her opponent, Gov. Andrew Cuomo, has the support of nearly every black elected official in New York.
Brad Barket via Getty Images
Democratic Socialists Endorse Cynthia Nixon For Governor Of New York
It's a significant stamp of approval for the progressive Democrat — and a big step for New York City socialists.
Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images
Cynthia Nixon Ratchets Up Criticism Of Andrew Cuomo For Taking Trump's Donations
Boosted by progressive Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's win, Nixon is laying into the governor over old contributions.
Cynthia Nixon Congratulates Transgender Son On Graduation
The "Sex and the City" alum and gubernatorial candidate saluted 21-year-old son Seph on Trans Day of Action.
Drew Angerer via Getty Images
Cynthia Nixon Challenges Andrew Cuomo To 1-On-1 Televised Debate
The "Sex and the City" star teased that a two-candidate debate in the Democratic race for New York governor would ensure there's "nowhere to hide.”
Cynthia Nixon Would 'Rather Be The Good Nixon Than The Bad Cuomo'
The "Sex and the City" star did some campaigning on "The Late Show."
Roy Rochlin via Getty Images
Cynthia Nixon On Marijuana: It's ‘Effectively Legal’ For White People
"We have to stop putting people of color in jail for something that white people do with impunity,” said Nixon, who's running for governor of New York.
Do you have info to share with HuffPost reporters?
James Devaney via Getty Images
Kim Cattrall Offers Curt Response To Cynthia Nixon's New York Governor Run
Curtis M. Wong
Sorry, Cynthia, she's just not that into you.
Jared Siskin via Getty Images
Cynthia Nixon Hits Back At Christine Quinn's 'Unqualified Lesbian' Attack
The New York candidate took a moment to respond to the remark during a gubernatorial campaign event.
Christine Quinn Doesn't Want 'Unqualified Lesbian' Cynthia Nixon For Governor
Curtis M. Wong
"This is a time to move away from celebrity and toward progressive leadership," she said.
Steven Ferdman via Getty Images
Cynthia Nixon Could Be New York's First Bisexual Governor, And People Are Thrilled
Curtis M. Wong
The "Sex and the City" star brings years of advocacy work to the table.
Photo Credit: MTA
Five Years After Sandy, Lessons For Today’s Hurricane Victims
New York Legal Assistance Group
Fighting poverty, protecting the rights of the vulnerable and ...
Plan for a long haul.
Places Should Be Renamed, Statues Taken Down, North As Well As The South
Social studies educator, Hofstra University, my opinions, of c...
Schools are reopening across the country. Are you a social studies or history teacher? Involve your students in a research
Sylvain Gaboury via Getty Images
Cynthia Nixon Is Reportedly Weighing A Big Role: New York Governor
The Wall Street Journal reports that liberal supporters have approached the “Sex and the City” actress to run in 2018.
Trauma Informed Pioneers: First Ladies Working to Heal Communities
Helga Luest, M.A.
Expert on Trauma Informed Approaches & Violence Prevention; Ad...
Tonette Walker, First Lady of Wisconsin, is an unexpected leader in the movement to transform healthcare and our communities
serdjophoto via Getty Images
New York Governor Unveils Plan To Help Lower Income Students Afford College
Gov. Andrew Cuomo says his proposal would alleviate the student debt burden.
New York Governor Vetoes Bill That Would Provide Legal Services To The Poor
Critics have called New York's ailing legal defense system unconstitutional.
Bachelors In Office: Behind The First Girlfriends Of New York
Sandra Lee Won't Live At Governor's Mansion
Culture & Arts
TV & Film
Style & Beauty
Food & Drink
Home & Living
Impact: Project Zero
Impact: This New World
Listen to America
FROM OUR PARTNERS
Sleep & Wellness
What's Working: Purpose + Profit
The Power of Humanity
Difference Maker 100
Expert analysis and commentary to make sense of today's biggest stories.
Sign up here to have the best stories delivered straight to your inbox.
First-person essays, features, interviews and Q&As about life today.
Get breaking news alerts
Download our app
Go to mobile site