Former New York City Mayor dies at age 88

Mar 23, 2011

Queensboro Bridge Renamed for Ed Koch

Queensboro Bridge Renamed for Ed Koch

City Council Member Eric Ulrich tells Chuck Scarborough about the decision to rename the Queensboro Bridge after Mayor Ed Koch.

Feb 1, 2013

Hospitalized Ex-Mayor Koch Is Cracking Jokes

Hospitalized Ex-Mayor Koch Is Cracking Jokes

A spokesman says former Mayor Ed Koch is feeling "much better'' and cracking jokes.

Feb 1, 2013

Koch Feeling Better After Hospitalization

Koch Feeling Better After Hospitalization

Former Mayor Ed Koch is feeling better, two days after entering the hospital for having fluid in his lungs and swollen ankles.

Feb 1, 2013

Ex-Mayor Ed Koch Re-Hospitalized After 2 Days

Ex-Mayor Ed Koch Re-Hospitalized After 2 Days

The spokesman for former New York City Mayor Ed Koch says he's been re-admitted to the hospital two days after he was released.

Feb 1, 2013

Ex-Mayor Koch Hospitalized With Fluid Buildup

Ex-Mayor Koch Hospitalized With Fluid Buildup

Former New York Mayor Ed Koch is back in the hospital for the third time in recent months.

Feb 1, 2013

Former Mayor Koch Leaves Hospital

Former Mayor Koch Leaves Hospital

A spokesman says former Mayor Ed Koch will leave the hospital Saturday at noon.

Feb 1, 2013

Koch: Don't Put Tolls On My Bridge

Koch: Don't Put Tolls On My Bridge

Former Mayor Ed Koch schmoozed with VIPs at a kick-off dinner celebrating his namesake bridge.

May 19, 2011

City Celebrates Bridge Renaming With Former Mayor Ed Koch

City Celebrates Bridge Renaming With Former Mayor Ed Koch

VIPs gathered to celebrate the new name for the Queensboro Bridge, and Ed Koch warns he will put up a fight if anyone tries to put a toll on it.

Feb 1, 2013

Ed Koch Supports Obama Now

Ed Koch Supports Obama Now

Former Mayor Ed Koch, who endorsed a Republican congressional candidate in New York as a way to "send a message" to President Obama on his policies toward Israel, now says he supports the president after hearing...

Feb 1, 2013

Mr. Mayor: A Parade of Mayors Reminisce About the Job

Mr. Mayor: A Parade of Mayors Reminisce About the Job

Former Mayor William O’Dwyer once said: “I wouldn’t wish this job on my worst enemy.”

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The larger-than-life former mayor of New York City died of congestive heart failure Feb. 1 at the age of 88.
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