Nixon has hammered Cuomo for failing to address New York City's beleaguered subways and for not following through on pledges to address corruption.
Cuomo is widely expected to win the Democratic gubernatorial primary, having received endorsements from The New York Times and the New York Daily News. Supporters rallied to Nixon's defense by pointing to the shoddy basis of the mailer's accusations and the fact that Nixon - who is not herself Jewish - is raising two Jewish sons from a previous relationship.
"If you hock the house on Cynthia Nixon you will be homeless on Friday", Mr. Sheinkopf said.
Cuomo campaign spokeswoman Lis Smith confirmed Lobl and Schwartz's involvement in the creation of the mailer, but said Schwartz only noticed the remarks about Cuomo's record on Jewish issues, not the false Nixon attacks on the other side.
The outcome of Thursday's Democratic primary is likely to resonate around the nation, reflecting an ongoing battle within the Democratic Party between moderate incumbents and progressives who say establishment politicians have failed to deliver on liberal priorities. Chuck Schumer, who also endorsed Cuomo. Cuomo maintains a 40 point lead over his challenger, according to the latest polling.
Philippines braces for most powerful typhoon this year President Rodrigo Duterte cancelled his Thursday plan to board a navy ship in Bataan in central Luzon to conduct a missile test. Meanwhile Super Typhoon Mangkhut is on track to swipe the northern Philippines and then heads on towards Hong Kong.
Veteran political operative Bob Shrum remembers a time when the polls showed an incumbent well ahead before a NY primary, but the challenger's more enthusiastic support swayed the outcome.
"I am the most aggressive in the United States of America in taking him on", Mr. Cuomo said at a recent campaign stop, highlighting his opposition to the Trump administration's immigration efforts.
"He is going hard, but I think what that shows is that he is actually scared because he understands that we've got a real hunger for progressive change in NY state and he doesn't have a record to run on", Ms. Nixon said Wednesday on the "Breakfast Club" radio show. "I would love people's support, but whoever you vote for, it's important that you vote", said Cuomo.
A mailer from the state Democratic Party that suggested that Nixon is anti-Semitic also backfired for Cuomo. "He controls the state committee", Nixon said. Leecia Eve, a former Cuomo aide, was in fourth.
Cuomo's campaign said the "inappropriate" mailer was "wrong" and should not have gone out. "It might be closer than he prefers, or the polls could be right for a change, but usually when they have spreads this big, things collapse down", Cunningham said. He's spent millions on ads and tried to make the race about Republican President Donald Trump, arguing that he's the best qualified to govern and push back against the White House.
Five people have been killed in a string of shootings in Bakersfield, California . "This is the new normal", said Youngblood. CBS 13 reports that investigators say the man behind the shootings is among the dead and shot himself in the chest.
A team of researchers at Harvard University announced in May that they believed Hurricane Maria's death toll was 4,600. The bottles were part of relief efforts after the devastating hurricane ripped through the USA territory.
The entire coastlines of North and SC , in addition to some parts of southeastern Virginia, are under a mandatory evacuation plan. Duke Energy Corp expected between 25 percent and 75 percent of its 4 million customers would lose power in the Carolinas.
Three attackers also died in the incident, which Beijing blamed on separatists from the restive western region of Xinjiang. Harrowing footage showed hundreds of people running away in panic as the 4x4 smashed into the crowd.
He said he didn't think one note would have resulted in a dismissal after 36 years at the network, "but it did". In the New Yorker report, Fager is accused of inappropriate touching and of tolerating an abusive culture.
At one point, he appears genuinely interested in using her service, instructing her to tell her boss to sign him up. When she arrived, Weinstein allegedly led her to his hotel room where she says he raped her.
Packers coach Mike McCarthy echoed his quarterback's "one day at a time" sentiment during his own press conference on Wednesday . Instead, he did rehab work on the side and extensive exercises with the medical staff inside the stadium.
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Dele Alli and Hugo Lloris ruled out of Liverpool match
Tottenham are fifth in the Premier League after they lost 2-1 to Watford, while Liverpool are top, having won all four games. Alli suffered a slight muscle strain in England's Nations League defeat to Spain last weekend.
Too many teens are using Juuls, according to the FDA
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Tony Finau added to US Ryder Cup team as captain's pick
Xander Schauffele , believed to be Finau's main competition for the final pick, finished a shot out of a playoff at the BMW. According to the Billy Horschel rule, however, Furyk still has one more pick to make this week.
It's the end of the road for Inbox by Gmail
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Man arrested for eating breakfast with woman
Women are exempted from carrying out most outside activities without being accompanied by a man , father, husband, brother or son. The video has been shared widely on social media where it has brought on outrage.
Jerome Boateng: 'I turned down Manchester United move'
He told the Bild that he had "enquiries" from Man United and PSG but opted to remain in Germany because everything was "in place". Zinedine Zidane is tempted to take over at Manchester United - and he's said yes to replacing Jose Mourinho .