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Eric LeGrand Sports Illustrated Cover (credit: Sports Illustrated)

NJ Man Dubbed ‘SI King’ Gathers Autographs From Sports Illustrated Cover Stars

From Michael Jordan to Ronald Reagan, since 1982 Scott Smith, who is called the SI King, has been finding the people who graced the cover of Sports Illustrated and getting them to autograph the issue.

04/17/2015

Lord Nelson with Dr. Karyn Malinowski at Gales Way Farm in Wrightstown, New Jersey, where he was stabled. (credit: Rutgers Equine Science Center)

Rutgers’ Lord Nelson, Only Horse Flagged In NCAA Game, Dies At 42

It was against Army in 1994 that Lord Nelson was penalized for unsportsmanlike conduct when he broke free and raced down the sideline at Giants Stadium.

04/15/2015

Talula's in Asbury Park (credit: Rebecca Granet/1010 WINS)

Asbury Park Pizza Place Celebrates Owners’ Wedding With Limited-Time Mexican Menu

An Italian restaurant in the Jersey shore restaurant is serving up tropical drinks and frying up fresh tortillas in the kitchen, but for a limited time only.

04/10/2015

East Orange home where mother, child found dead (CBS2)

Mother, Child Found Dead Inside East Orange Home; Carbon Monoxide Suspected

Carbon monoxide is odorless and colorless. There was a carbon monoxide detector in the home but it was inoperable, Chief of Detectives Anthony F. Ambrose said.

04/08/2015

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Elderly Couple Found Dead In Apparent Murder-Suicide In Elmwood Park, NJ

The bodies of Michael and Rosalia Juskin were discovered on the first floor of their Spruce Street home in Elmwood Park, Bergen County Prosecutor John Molinelli said on Twitter.

04/06/2015

Sen. Robert Menendez and attorney Abbe Lowell, left, arrive at federal court in Newark on April 2, 2015. (credit: Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

New Jersey Sen. Robert Menendez Pleads Not Guilty To Corruption

Menendez was charged Wednesday with accepting nearly $1 million in gifts and campaign contributions from a longtime friend in exchange for a stream of political favors.

04/02/2015

Rutgers University is trying to restore its computer systems after a weekend cyber attack. (credit: CBS2)

Rutgers University Trying To Restore Computer Systems After Denial-Of-Service Attack

Rutgers University says it’s office of information technology has been working round-the-clock to restore Internet service which was disrupted all weekend.

03/30/2015

John Bovery is in legal trouble for running an $800,000 NCAA pool. (Credit: CBS2)

New Jersey Man In Legal Trouble For $800,000 NCAA Pool

We are in the midst of March Madness – the annual frenzy of over college basketball – and many people have filled out brackets or know people running pools.

03/26/2015

Mike Miller attempts to break karaoke marathon world record. (credit: Rebecca Granet/1010 WINS)

NJ Man Attempts To Break Karaoke Marathon World Record

Outside McGinn’s Pub in Jackson under a yellow and white striped tent you’ll find a singing Mike Miller.

03/25/2015

Sen. Robert Menendez speaks March 23, 2015, in Garwood, New Jersey. (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Menendez Defiant Amid Reports Of Looming Indictment

Federal prosecutors have reportedly been looking into whether Menendez accepted pricy gifts from a longtime friend and ophthalmologist in Florida in exchange for his influence on a couple of issues, including a Medicare billing dispute.

03/23/2015

Liz Branch celebrates 50 years as a toll collector at the Holland Tunnel (credit: Rebecca Granet/1010 WINS)

Port Authority Toll Collector Celebrated After 50 Years On The Job

Toll collector Liz Branch can still remember her first day on the job in a truck lane and said it was chaos.

03/23/2015

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Tri-State Area Gets Another Blast Of Winter On 1st Day Of Spring

Snow fell across the Tri-State Area all day Friday, causing travel delays and leaving people fit to be tied on the first day of spring.

03/20/2015

A woman smokes an e-cigarette. (credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

NJ Health Commissioner Warns Liquid Nicotine Can Be Lethal To Children

The New Jersey Department of Health is raising awareness about the potential health risks e-cigarettes pose to children.

03/20/2015

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Monmouth County SPCA Chief Resigns Amid Racist Texts Allegations

One of New Jersey’s most visible animal control officers has resigned following a lawsuit which alleges he sent racist texts.

03/12/2015

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Drug Suspect Leads Authorities On Wild Chase Off Rt. 4 In Bergen County

U.S. Marshals working with the DEA apprehended an allegedly armed and dangerous drug suspect following a chase in Bergen County on Wednesday.

03/11/2015

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