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Newark Liberty International Airport (file/credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Report: Despite Control Efforts No Decline In Wildlife Collisions At N.J. Airports

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey’s efforts to remove birds and other wildlife that could pose a threat to aircraft safety have had no significant impact, according to a newspaper analysis.


Cover of Wednesday's Star-Ledger

Star-Ledger Axing 34 Employees In First Major Layoff

New Jersey’s largest newspaper has announced it is laying off 34 employees, the first large-scale layoffs in the paper’s history.


David Clarkson

Devils’ Clarkson Played Through Fractured Foot During Playoffs

David Clarkson played through a fractured ankle during the Devils’ run to the Stanley Cup Finals.


Tom Coughlin (credit: Al Bello/Getty Images), Plaxico Burress (credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Reports: Plaxico Burress To Meet With Giants, Discuss Possible NY Reunion

Plaxico Burress is in New York, ready to meet with coach Tom Coughlin and the Giants to discuss an unlikely second chance reunion, according to multiple reports.


New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez, left, has a laugh with defensive coordinator Mike Pettine, right, in between drills during morning practice at the team's NFL football training camp in Cortland, N.Y., Wednesday, Aug. 4, 2010. (credit: AP Photo/Kevin Rivoli)

NFL Lockout May Force Jets To Relocate SUNY Cortland Training Camp

The NFL lockout has already claimed the 2011 rookie symposium. SUNY Cortland’s Jets training camp might be next to join the scrap heap.


Government Witness Solomon Dwek (credit: CBS 2)

Book Details Biggest Take-Down In Jersey Politics

All this week, WCBS 880 is rolling out tidbits from a juicy new book about the biggest take-down in the sordid history of New Jersey politics.


Who could forget Luis Castillo's dropped pop fly against the Yankees? (AP Photo)

Mets Release Luis Castillo; Perez Survives Cuts

This is the day many Mets fans have been clamoring for. New York released oft-maligned second baseman Luis Castillo on Friday.


Avery Johnson (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images), glad the Nets missed out on Carmelo Anthony. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Avery Johnson ‘Glad’ Nets Whiffed On Carmelo Anthony

No Carmelo Anthony? No problem, says Nets coach Avery Johnson. “Sometimes the best trades are the ones you don’t make,” Johnson told the Star-Ledger during Wednesday’s Nets practice.


Mike Westhoff, Special Teams Coordinator of the New York Jets talks to his players during a time out against the Buffalo Bills at Ralph Wilson Stadium on October 3, 2010 in Orchard Park, New York. (Photo by Rick Stewart/Getty Images)

Mike Westhoff: Jets May Draft Defense In First Round

Mike Westhoff doesn’t expect the Jets to pick him a special teams superstar at No. 30 in next month’s NFL Draft. If the Jets’ plan is to fill a need elsewhere, he’s fine with it.



Popular Music And Profanity

Are we listening to a lot of “radio-edit” songs nowadays?


The parking lot at the New Meadowlands could remain closed on Sundays (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images), even though the Giants are pushing tickets for next season. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

What Lockout? Giants Push Tickets, PSLs For 2011-12

The Giants want you to “answer the bell” and buy ultra-expensive Personal Seat Licenses for 2011-12, a season that might not even happen.


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Darrelle Revis To Jets: Bring Back Cromartie

The cornerback combo of Darrelle Revis and Antonio Cromartie nearly led the Jets to their first Super Bowl in over forty years. On Thursday, Revis said he hopes the two can continue playing together in New York.


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Lamoriello On The Fan: Changes Had To Be Made

John MacLean’s short run as Devils head coach has come to an end. Jacques Lemaire will take over head coaching duties for New Jersey.


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Report: Carrasco, Paulino Reach Agreement With Mets

The New York Mets have agreed to terms with free agent catcher Ronny Paulino and right-handed reliever D.J. Carrasco, reports Andy McCullough of Star-Ledger.


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Rutgers: Fall At Stadium Was Accidental

Spokesman E.J. Miranda told The Home News Tribune of East Brunswick there’s no indication Nicholas Amabile was pushed down a stairwell near halftime Saturday.