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NYC Triathlon (credit: CBS 2)

40-Year-Old Woman Is Second Participant To Die After Triathlon

A 40-year-old woman who experienced difficulty during the swimming portion of the 11th Nautica New York City Triathlon has died.

08/08/2011

Former New York Yankees baseball manager Joe Torre talks with former Yankees' Yogi Berra at the official reopening of the Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center, Thursday, June 23, 2011, in Montclair, N.J. (credit: AP Photo/Joe Epstein)

Joe Torre, Bob Costas Help Yogi Berra Reopen His Montclair, NJ Museum

Yogi Berra is most often remembered for his earnest and unintentionally hilarious views on life, but his baseball acumen was legendary, according to someone who is fairly well versed on the subject.

WFAN–06/24/2011

A view of the Negro League Entrance Exhibit at the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, New York. (credit: Ezra O. Shaw/Allsport)

Negro League Star Frank Grant Finally Gets Tombstone In Clifton, NJ

One of the greatest black baseball players of the 1800s no longer lies in anonymity in a New Jersey cemetery. The Negro Leagues Grave Marker project has erected a marble headstone at Frank Grant’s grave in East Ridgelawn Cemetery in Clifton.

WFAN–06/15/2011

Heavy rains over the weekend had already caused flooding concerns in Lincoln Park before even more rain drenched the area Thursday. (Credit: CBS 2)

Flood Fears Intensify As Rain Continues To Drench New Jersey

Heavy rains drenched already flood-weary communities in New Jersey on Thursday, forcing thousands of residents to prepare for disaster.

03/10/2011

New Jersey Statehouse - Trenton, NJ - File Photo

Proposals Would Shrink NJ Public Worker Health Benefits

New Jersey’s Republican governor and the Democratic state Senate president agree that public workers must pay more for their health benefits.

02/16/2011

Amalya Knapp (Photo/CBS 2)

Sabbath Holds Back Jewish Athlete In New Jersey

She has the skills, but Shabbas has left her without the scores.

02/15/2011

Marijuana (credit: CBS 2)

Disputes Overshadow N.J. Medical Marijuana Deadline

Prospective licensees and advocates said the issue was complicated by the rules and regulations being set up. They said the state’s proposed rules were so restrictive that their operations might not be viable.

02/14/2011

A Ring - File / Photo: AP

NJ Woman Reunites AZ Man With Ring 50 Years Later

Horst Adler, a 1959 graduate of a school in Quakertown, Pa., had given the ring to a girl he was dating in Philadelphia in 1960 or 1961.

02/10/2011

(credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

N.J. Flag Company Repairing The 9/11 Flag

The 9/11 flag is being carefully stitched back together by a local flagmaking company who knows it isn’t just any flag.

02/09/2011

A comuter keyboard is seen - File / Photo: Ami Vitale/Getty Images

MD Teen Facing Charges In NJ For Online Prank

The Union County Prosecutor’s Office plans to bring a Maryland teenager to New Jersey to face charges for sending out a message online threatening an NJ school.

02/09/2011

Gov. Chris Christie speaks at the Statehouse - Trenton, NJ - Feb 7, 2011 - Photo: Tim Larsen / Governor's Office

Christie Calls For Police Unions’ Help Maintaining Safety

Both Newark and Camden have laid off over 160 cops within the last three months.

02/08/2011

Washington Townhip (Warren County) Mayor Samir Elbassiouny - File / Photo: Washington Township

New Jersey Mayor Sounds Off On Egypt Crisis

When Samir Elbassiouny sees Egyptians fighting for democracy, he fills with pride.

02/07/2011

Gov. Chris Christie signs legislation to help in continuing efforts to revitalize Atlantic City in the unfinished atrium of Revel Casino - Atlantic City, NJ - Feb 1, 2011 - Photo: Tim Larsen / Governor's Office

Christie Tries To Lure Illinois Businesses To New Jersey

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie heads to Chicago on Friday in hopes of recruiting businesses to the Garden State.

02/04/2011

A Jail Cell - File / Photo: JEFF HAYNES/AFP/Getty Images

Lawyer Hopes To Free Innocent Inmates In New Jersey

Leslie Risinger is heading up the last resort exoneration project thru Seton Hall Law School, helping prison inmates who were wrongly convicted.

02/04/2011

Traffic is seen on 42nd Street - New York, NY - Jan 27, 2011 - Photo: Chris Hondros/Getty Images

Black Ice Remains A Concern After Winter Storm

“You can spin out in a heartbeat. You know, you never know with black ice, so I’m concerned about accidents happening,” said Matt Faivre of Tenafly.

02/03/2011

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