Chobani to donate yogurt intended for US athletes

NEW YORK (AP) — Chobani's quest to get its Greek yogurt to the Sochi Olympics is coming to an end. The company says it will donate a shipment of about 5,000 cups of yogurt it had hoped to send to U.S. athletes at the Winter Games. The shipment ...

SOCHI SCENE: International Flavor

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — The new team event has added a heaping dose of national pride to figure skating. In this sport, though, athletes and coaches are always crossing borders. Japan's entries in the ice dance Saturday are New Jersey's own Cathy and ...

APNewsBreak: Ex-NFLer Douglas to plead no contest

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The lawyer for Hugh Douglas says the former NFL defensive end will plead no contest to a misdemeanor to resolve a Connecticut case that accused him of assaulting his girlfriend at a Hartford hotel. The attorney, Corey ...

NJ police officer faces Super Bowl probe

EDISON, N.J. (AP) — A neighbor says a New Jersey police officer spent nearly three hours at home during the Super Bowl while his patrol car remained idling in the driveway. Edison Police Sgt. Andrew Chupela is the focus of an internal affairs ...

Flea: Red Hot Chili Peppers mimed Super Bowl song

The Red Hot Chili Peppers decided long ago they were never going to mime a live performance. The band made an exception for the NFL, it turns out. The group's bassist, Flea, said in a letter to fans posted on the group's website Tuesday that the ...

East Rutherford Mayor Says Super Bowl Host Town Did Well Without NFL’s Help

Mayor James Cassella says that East Rutherford did well with its pre-Super Bowl event, which exceeded expectations.
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New Jersey To Be Represented At Sochi Winter Olympic Games

New Jersey will be represented in Team USA at the 22nd Winter Olympic Games in Sochi.

Seahawks ready to start work on Super Bowl defense

NEW YORK (AP) — Super Bowl-winning coach Pete Carroll says his Seattle Seahawks already "have an eye on what's coming" and will start preparing immediately for next season. Appearing at a news conference Monday morning with linebacker Malcolm ...

Nothing controversial in Super Bowl ads

NEW YORK (AP) — What Super Bowl ads will people discuss over the water cooler a day after the big game? There were no crude jokes. Sexual innuendo was kept to a minimum. And uncomfortable scenes were missing. In short, there wasn't much shock ...

Seahawks beat Broncos 43-8 in Super Bowl

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks have won their first Super Bowl title, crushing the favored Denver Broncos 43-8. Linebacker Malcolm Smith returned an interception of Peyton Manning 69 yards for a touchdown late in the first half ...