“My general feeling is that I like mayoral control,” said David Paterson, which will, among other things, endear him to Michael Bloomberg.
The M.T.A. board scheduled a meeting for Monday to vote on the new fare structures.
Barack Obama will not make an endorsement in the New York City mayoral race.
Like many things associated with the project, the dismantling of a tower at the World Trade Center will be delayed.
Orrin Hatch, the conservative senator from Utah who also sits on the judiciary committee, is saying he has a problem with a past statement by Sonia Sotomayor.
Thirty-eight percent of the land in one upstate county has been leased to natural gas drillers.