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Boomer & Carton: Shaq Attack And A Surprise Call From Gov. Christie

‘The Diesel’ joined the guys on behalf of Icy Hot, but brought along with him his keen sense of humor, as well as his basketball-analyst hat — which fits him quite well, I must say.

WFAN–11/18/2014

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Proposed Legislation Would Study Later Start Times For High School Students In NJ

State Senator Richard Codey (D) Essex County, has proposed a bill that would study whether students should start classes an hour later.

11/14/2014

Dr. Craig Spencer, New York City's first Ebola patient, speaks to reporters as he is released from Bellevue Hospital on Nov. 11, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Dr. Craig Spencer, NYC Ebola Patient, Released From Bellevue Hospital

Declaring “New York City is Ebola free,” Mayor Bill de Blasio hugged Dr. Craig Spencer after he walked out of Bellevue Hospital Tuesday as medical team members cheered and applauded.

11/11/2014

Gov. Chris Christie holds a response and readiness briefing about Ebola at Hackensack University Medical Center on Oct. 22, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Poll: New Jersey Voters Approve Of Christie’s Ebola Work

The Monmouth University Poll finds that 53 percent approve of the way Gov. Chris Christie has handled the issue.

11/06/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie waits to cast his vote on Nov. 4, 2014, in Mendham Township, N.J. (credit: Getty Images)

GOP Loss In Bergen County A Sign Christie’s Popularity Is Waning?

Republican incumbent Kathleen Donovan lost the Bergen County executive race to Democrat James Tedesco.

11/05/2014

Connecticut gubernatorial candidates Dannel Malloy, left, and Tom Foley (credit: Getty Images)

Foley Says He Has ‘Probably Not Won’ Connecticut Gubernatorial Race

Connecticut voters will once again decide whether to choose Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy or Republican Tom Foley to run the state.

11/04/2014

Health workers wearing Personal Protective Equipments (PPE) stand at an Ebola treatment center in Monrovia, Liberia on October 27, 2014. (Photo ZOOM DOSSO/AFP/Getty Images)

New Jersey Releases Ebola Protocol Details

New Jersey’s protocol to manage patients being screened for possible Ebola includes providing financial assistance to anyone who loses income because of a state-ordered quarantine.

10/31/2014

Habitat for Humanity works to repair a Coney Island home damaged by Superstorm Sandy. (credit: CBS 2)

New York Marks Second Anniversary Of Superstorm Sandy

On the second anniversary of the day Superstorm Sandy devastated New York, many people are still recovering — and waiting for funding.

10/29/2014

Nurse Kaci Hickox at an isolation unit at University Hospital in Newark. (credit: CBS 2)

Nurse Furious Over Being Quarantined In New Jersey Over Ebola Concerns

A nurse who was forcibly quarantined at a hospital isolation unit in New Jersey after testing negative for Ebola has been released.

10/27/2014

Lawmakers have questions about the Christie administration's decision to bring disabled adults back to group homes in New Jersey. (Credit: CBS 2)

Lawmakers Demand Answers About Controversial ‘Return Home New Jersey’ Program

Now, as the fall legislative session begins democrats and republicans are working to overturn the state’s decision to take them out of their treatment facilities and put them into group homes.

10/23/2014

People arrive at the international arrivals terminal at  John F. Kennedy Airport on Oct. 11, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

CDC: 21-Day Monitoring For All Coming From Ebola Nations

The director of the CDC said the program will begin Monday and cover visitors as well as aid workers, journalists and other Americans returning from Liberia, Sierra Leone or Guinea.

10/22/2014

Gov. Chris Christie holds a response and readiness briefing about Ebola at Hackensack University Medical Center on Oct. 22, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Christie Announces NJ Ebola Response Team

Gov. Chris Christie said he has signed an executive order to create an Ebola virus joint response team to coordinate on Ebola preparedness in the state.

10/22/2014

Could legalized sports betting be on its way to New Jersey? (BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images)

Boomer & Carton: Legal Sports Wagering Coming To New Jersey

With New Jersey Governor Chris Christie signing a bill that will make wagering on sports legal in the state, Boomer and Craig discussed the development and the positive ramifications it could have moving forward…

WFAN–10/20/2014

A passenger is screened for Ebola. (credit: CBS 2)

Stepped Up Ebola Screenings Start At Newark Liberty, 3 Other US Airports

Customs and health officials at Newark Liberty Airport will start taking the temperatures of passengers from three West African countries as part of a stepped up Ebola screening program.

10/16/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks at a news conference at Bristol-Myers Children's Hospital at Robert Wood Johnson University October 07, 2014 in New Brunswick, New Jersey. (credit: Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Poll: More NJ Residents Have Negative View Of Gov. Chris Christie, Who Vows To Never Seek Office There Again

The Rutgers-Eagleton Poll released Tuesday finds that only 42 percent of registered voters have a favorable view of the governor and 45 percent have an unfavorable view. That’s a seven-point drop in two months.

10/14/2014

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