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Rothstein: This And That Around NCAA Basketball; Seton Hall Lands Whitehead & More

You’ve got to give Kevin Willard credit. The Seton Hall coach knew after last season he desperately needed to upgrade the talent on his roster, and he did just that again on Thursday by nabbing a commitment from Lincoln shooting guard Isaiah Whitehead.

09/20/2013

Head coach Sean Miller of the Arizona Wildcats. (Photo by William Mancebo/Getty Images)

Jon Rothstein’s PAC-12 Offseason Notebook

After years of struggling as a whole nationally, the conference is set to have its best overall season in a very long time.

07/15/2013

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New Yorkers Have Had It With The Humidity

The hazy, hot and sticky weather has seemed unbearable for many people in the Tri-State Area – but is this really worse than the extreme temperatures and dry heat people experience elsewhere in the country?

07/10/2013

Former FDNY firefighter Jeff Cool, who survived Black Sunday, reflects on survivor's guilt. (credit: CBS 2)

FDNY ‘Black Sunday’ Survivor Reflects On Tough Road For Lone Ariz. Wildfire Survivor

Fire officials say the lone survivor on an elite Arizona firefighting crew was on a hilltop serving as a “lookout,” and was in charge of relaying key information to his colleagues.

07/02/2013

A man looks at the deadly wildfire in Yarnell, Ariz. on July 1, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

FDNY Sending Contingent Of Firefighters To Assist With Deadly Arizona Wildfire

“We’re devastated. We just lost 19 of the finest people you’ll ever meet,” said Prescott Fire Chief Dan Fraijo. “Right now, we’re in crisis.”

07/01/2013

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Rothstein: Jordan’s Massive Job At Rutgers And 4 More Quick Hits On College Basketball

Jordan’s quest to make his alma mater relevant nationally was going to be an arduous task regardless, but now with recent player defections, the Scarlet Knights will have to work just to put together a roster for next season.

04/19/2013

President Obama Makes Remarks On The Explosions At The Boston Marathon

Ricin Is Found In Letter Sent To President Obama, 1 Arrested

The Secret Service said the second letter was addressed to President Obama. This comes a day after a similar letter was sent to Sen. Roger Wicker of Mississippi.

04/17/2013

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Rothstein: Thursday’s Sweet 16 Primer; X-Factors, Predictions & More

The Hurricanes have had a dream season, but Marquette is the toughest team in college basketball. That’s just one of four great matchups.

03/28/2013

Davante Gardner #54 of the Marquette Golden Eagles celebrates with Trent Lockett #22 after making a late free throw against the Butler Bulldogs during the third round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Rupp Arena on March 23, 2013 in Lexington, Kentucky. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Rothstein: Thursday’s Sweet 16 Primer; X-Factors, Predictions & More

The Hurricanes have had a dream season, but Marquette is the toughest team in college basketball. That’s just one of four great matchups.

03/28/2013

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Rising Star: Arizona Senior Mark Lyons

Mark Lyons had a solid career at a perennial basketball power and helped lead his team to the Sweet 16—last season. This season, he helped lead another basketball power, this time Arizona, to the Sweet 16.

03/26/2013

A fan of the Florida Gulf Coast Eagles holds up a cardboard cutout giant head of FGCU head coach Andy Enfield (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images); Cleanthony Early #11 of the Wichita State Shockers celebrates after defeating the Gonzaga Bulldogs (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images).

Rothstein: 10 Things I Learned During The First Weekend Of The NCAA Tournament

Florida Gulf Coast head coach Andy Enfield has won at life. There isn’t much more to say than that.

03/25/2013

Head coach Rick Pitino and Chane Behanan #21 of the Louisville Cardinals (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Jon Rothstein’s NCAA Tournament Primer: Picks, Upset Alerts And Players To Watch

It’s that time again! See which teams hoops expert Jon Rothstein has moving on from each region in this year’s NCAA Tournament.

03/18/2013

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College Basketball Pregame Playlist

It takes a heavy library of new and oldschool jams to keep today’s college basketball players motivated. Check out what and who these players listen to while getting pumped before a big game.

03/18/2013

United Airlines accidentally sent this dog from Newark Liberty Airport to Ireland, when it was supposed to go to Phoenix, Ariz. (Photo: CBS 2)

United Airlines Mistakenly Sends Phoenix-Bound Dog From Newark To Ireland

United Airlines is now in the dog house with Alback. His owner paid $408 for Hendrix to fly, plus $160 for the crate, while fully expecting safe transportation for the dog to Phoenix, Ariz.

03/15/2013

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Why You Should Wait Until 2016 To Sell Your Home

Planning to sell your home? You may want to wait until 2016 before listing it.

02/06/2013

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