Letitia James

Letitia James

How Letitia James’ star is rising

Like her predecessors who went on to become governor, the New York attorney general’s newest investigation could help launch her into the limelight.

Letitia James

Does calling for Cuomo to resign undermine NY’s first Black AG?

A growing number of lawmakers, clergy and others are arguing that it hinders Letitia James’ independent investigation.

Health Care

AG James: Nursing home deaths undercounted

A new report says the Cuomo administration may have undercounted COVID-19 deaths of nursing home residents by as much as 50%.

New York State

The power players

How Black women in government and politics are getting it done.

Letitia James

How Black women became New York’s power players

Firsthand accounts of the barriers and triumphs in New York’s political world.

Donald Trump

New York reacts to Biden’s victory

After a long few days of ballot counting former Vice President Joe Biden was projected the winner of the 2020 presidential election Saturday morning. Here’s how some of New York’s lawmakers and other political leaders reacted.

Letitia James

Experts: James’ NRA lawsuit is warranted, no sign of bias

Charity law experts say the allegations are bad enough to pursue dissolution, but that’s an unlikely outcome.

New York State

Tish declares war on Alex Jones' toothpaste

The state’s attorney general wants to stop the InfoWars talk show host’s hawking toothpaste he claims kills coronavirus.

Technology

James loses bid to block Sprint/T-Mobile merger

A U.S. District Judge gave the go-ahead to the Spring and T-Mobile merger.

Donald Trump

Why the Trump Foundation settlement was so unusual

Foundations often fall under the radar, despite New York’s strong charity enforcement.