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A man smokes a joint (file/credit: PABLO PORCIUNCULA/AFP/Getty Images)

Gov. Christie: Tax Revenue From Marijuana Sales Is ‘Blood Money’

Gov. Chris Christie is reiterating his opposition to legalizing marijuana for recreational use and says tax revenue from sales of the drug amount to “blood money.”

03/25/2015

Rocky the bobcat keeps running away from his New Jersey home, prompting concern from neighbors. (Photo: CBS 2)

New Jersey Judge Sends Rocky The Bobcat To A Zoo

A judge in Stafford Township on Friday ordered Rocky’s owner to relinquish ownership of her wayward pet.

12/19/2014

Rocky the bobcat keeps running away from his New Jersey home, prompting concern from neighbors. (Photo: CBS 2)

Rocky The Pet Bobcat Captured Day After Running Away From Manahawkin Home

A pet bobcat has been recaptured after its latest escape from its owner’s southern New Jersey home.

10/22/2014

Rocky the bobcat keeps running away from his New Jersey home, prompting concern from neighbors. (Photo: CBS 2)

Rocky The Pet Bobcat On The Loose Again In Manahawkin

Owning purebred bobcats as pets is illegal, but Rocky is a hybrid of bobcat and Maine Coon. A judge, ruling that a DNA test on Rocky was inconclusive, decided that he could return home after a previous escape.

10/21/2014

Rocky the bobcat keeps running away from his New Jersey home, prompting concern from neighbors. (Photo: CBS 2)

Pet Bobcat Repeatedly On The Lam Becomes The Talk Of Manahawkin, N.J.

A New Jersey homeowner has landed in court because she can’t seem to keep her pet bobcat corralled. It seems the frisky feline likes to roam, leaving neighbors nervous.

09/17/2014

Gov. Chris Christie spoke to a group of Sandy victims in Manahawkin, N.J. on Jan. 16, 2014 (Credit: Levon Putney/WCBS 880)

Gov. Christie Talks Hurricane Sandy Relief In Manahawkin

Christie and Community Affairs Commissioner Richard Constable III were in Manahawkin to announce that $800 million in Sandy housing recovery funds had been dispersed.

01/16/2014

Storms downed trees in Manahawkin after a tornado warning on Aug. 13, 2013. (credit: Image via CBS 2)

National Weather Service Confirms Tornado Touched Down In Ocean County

The twister touched down at 10:05 a.m. with maximum speeds of 75-85 mph. It was two miles in length and about 50-100 yards wide, the National Weather Service said.

08/13/2013