Steve Overmyer

Sneakers are the name of the game at a new art exhibit inside the Brooklyn Museum. (Photo: CBS2)

If Sneakers Are Your Thing, Put On Your Kicks And Head To The Brooklyn Museum

A new exhibit at the Brooklyn Museum is all about sneakers. Whether it’s Chuck Taylors or Air Jordans, what you wear on your feet says a lot about you.

07/08/2015

Zack Hample at a news conference with Alex Rodriguez, after Hample returned the ball from Rodriguez's 3,000th hit for a charity donation. (Credit: CBS2)

A-Rod, Yanks Settle Bonus Dispute; Team To Give $3.5M To Charities

Alex Rodriguez and the Yankees settled their dispute over a marketing payment with a deal announced Friday that gives $3.5 million to charitable groups.

07/03/2015

Spikeball is described as a hybrid of volleyball and four square. (Credit: CBS2)

Spikeball Craze Sure To Be Showcased On Area Beaches Over Holiday Weekend

If you’re heading to the beach this weekend, you will most likely see a new sport taking this country by storm.

07/02/2015

David Wilson farewell press conference

Ex-Giant David Wilson Eager To Jump His Way Into The 2016 Olympics

Former Giants running back David Wilson went from a first-round pick in the NFL draft to retirement in two short years. But now he’s back chasing another dream.

06/11/2015

Former Net Jayson Williams works with young basketball players on the Lower East side. (Credit: CBS2)

Jayson Williams Takes On Role As Mentor With Lower East Side Non-Profit

Former Nets center Jayson Williams’ career in the NBA made him famous, but his life off the court made even more headlines.

06/02/2015

Yogi Berra (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images for NASCAR)

Yogi Berra Nominated For Presidential Medal Of Freedom, Celebrates 90th Birthday

Surrounded by friends and family, Berra still showed off that familiar smile. His museum just received replacements for the stolen World Series rings. It couldn’t have been a better birthday present.

05/12/2015

Glenn Hartrick

Jersey City Athlete Won’t Let Life-Changing Injury Stop Him From Competing

Hartrick competed in a half marathon earlier this month — 13 miles in a hand cycle provided by Challenged Athletes Foundation.

04/22/2015

Local moms took part in a concussion awareness clinic at the New York Jets' practice facility in Florham Park, New Jersey, on April 15, 2015. (Photo: CBS2)

Local Moms Take Part In Concussion Awareness Clinic At Jets’ Practice Facility

How safe is football? Should you let your kids play? The NFL is out to educate the gatekeepers of the family, mothers.

04/15/2015

Fans line up to enter Citi Field before the Mets' home opener on April 13, 2015. (credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

Mets, Fans Celebrate Home Opener At Citi Field

Die-hard Mets fans showed up at Citi Field around 9 a.m., four hours before Monday’s game against the Phillies.

04/13/2015

This Golf Digest cover features Lexi Thompson topless, with a strategically-placed towel. (Credit: Golf Digest)

Critics: ‘Golf Digest’ Magazine With Topless Lexi Thompson Goes Too Far

Sports magazines have leveraged beauty for cover photos for years, but critics say this month’s Golf Digest has taken it a step too far.

04/03/2015

Adrienne Ford (Photo: CBS2)

Local Mom Inspires Twin Sons As She Closes In On Golden Gloves Boxing Crown

It’s a story about intestinal fortitude, how one mother gave herself a fitness goal, but along the way found a more suitable destination.

03/27/2015

Mo'ne Davis (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

College Baseball Player Dismissed From Team For Vulgar Mo’ne Davis Tweet

A Bloomsburg University baseball player has been dismissed from the team for an offensive Twitter post about Little League World Series star Mo’ne Davis.

03/23/2015

Geno Smith (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Jets’ Geno Smith Lashes Out At Fan After Loss To Lions

A frustrated Smith was caught by a CBS 2 camera shouting an expletive at a heckler in the stands as he walked off the field following a 24-17 loss to the Detroit Lions.

09/28/2014

Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees celebrates after a game winning RBI hit in the ninth inning against the Baltimore Orioles in his last game ever at Yankee Stadium on September 25, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Derek Jeter Goes Out In Glory In Final Game In Pinstripes

Derek Jeter put on New York’s navy pinstripes for the last time Thursday night, for a game that culminated in a fairytale ending.

09/25/2014

CBS 2's Steve Overmyer talks with Jets wide receiver David Nelson on TV 10/55. (Credit: CBS 2)

Jets’ Nelson: Geno Smith’s Work Ethic Has Earned Him Team’s Support

Jets wide receiver David Nelson said Sunday that despite critics saying stats don’t make Geno Smith look like the franchise quarterback, Smith’s worth ethic has earned him the team’s support.

07/20/2014

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