David Robinson

A sunrise is seen from Fort Lee, N.J. in June of 2012 (credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

2012 Was Hottest Year In New Jersey History

State climatologists say the average temperature was around 55.9 degrees, the highest since record keeping began in 1895 and nearly 4 degrees above normal.

12/31/2012

A man uses a shovel to clear a sidewalk of snow on January 21, 2012 in the Brooklyn. (file/Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Forecasters Offer Mixed Projections For Winter Snow Forecast

Government forecasters at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration say that along the Interstate 95 corridor from Washington, DC to Boston, there is an equal chance of above or below normal precipitation.

08/18/2012

Lebron James (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Silverman: U.S. Basketball Team Simply Going Through The Motions

Better than the 1992 Dream Team? Hardly. The United States Olympic basketball team appears to be like well-appointed London tourists who have first-class tickets to all the prime Olympic events.

08/05/2012

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Silverman: Mouthy Kobe Knows Just What He’s Doing

There is no need to feel insulted. Kobe Bryant did not demean the memory of the Dream Team.

07/11/2012

David Robertson. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Exit Sandman, Enter David Robertson

David Robertson is faced with the unenviable task of filling Mariano Rivera’s shoes but is ready to take on the challenge.

WFAN–05/04/2012

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50 Years Later, Nobody Close To Wilt Chamberlain’s 100-Point Game Against Knicks

For 50 years, one mighty number — recorded against the Knicks — has stood as the Mount Everest of sport’s magic numbers. 100 points.

WFAN–03/02/2012

(credit: Gov. Christie's Office)

Gov. Christie Tells New Jerseyans To ‘Get The Hell Off The Beach’

“The most important bit of advice I can give to any of the 8.8 million citizens of this state is think — don’t react — think. Think about what you need to do to protect your life and the life of your family,” Christie said in a news conference.

08/26/2011

Nor'easter erodes shoreline at New Jersey resorts (Photo by Jeff Fusco/Getty Images)

NJ Beach Erosion ‘Under Control’ Thanks To Forgiving Winter

If you’re heading out to the Jersey shore this holiday weekend, one thing you won’t have to worry about is not having enough sand.

05/28/2011

Thermostat on Money - Graphic: AP

Good News For Heating Bills – Warmer Winter Ahead

Most U.S. homeowners should get some relief on their heating bills this winter.

10/13/2010

Passaic River (Credit: CBS 2)

NJ Climatologist: Drought Helped Ease Flooding

The heavy rain of the past two days is filling up New Jersey’s reservoirs and easing fears of a drought, the state’s climatologist said.

10/01/2010