New York Gov.
Andrew Cuomo defeated Democratic primary challenger Cynthia Nixon to win his party's nomination for a third term.
Nixon's unapologetically progressive campaign garnered much media attention, though polls suggested Cuomo held a commanding lead before Thursday's primary.
Cuomo will face Republican Marc Molinaro and independent Stephanie Miner in November's general election.
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Cynthia Nixon was among the guests Monday night at a tribute to author Ursula K. Le Guin, says SF Gate. The legendary science fiction-fantasy author died in January at age 88. At Monday's event, Nixon,..Credit: Wochit - Published 3 weeks ago