Rosie Napravnik chasing history in Kentucky Derby

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — In the male-dominated world of horse racing, Anna Rose Napravnik (nah-PRAHV'-nik) figured she'd have better luck if nobody noticed a woman's name in the track program. She started out her career disguising her gender, riding ...
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Meadowlands to Host AMA Supercross Event

The Monster Energy Supercross Series will be making its first visit to MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford Saturday, April 26.
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NJ Native Races Up NASCAR Ranks

Mayetta native Ryan Truex races his way up the NASCAR ranks as he competes in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series.

‘Hurricane’ Carter Remembered in Paterson, Beyond

Rubin "Hurricane" Carter was a boxer from New Jersey who was wrongly convicted of murder in the 1960s. He died at his home in Toronto Sunday.

Boxer Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter dies at 76

TORONTO (AP) — Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, the boxer whose wrongful murder conviction became an international symbol of racial injustice, has died at 76. His death was confirmed Sunday by John Artis, a caregiver and associate. Carter spent 19 years ...

Big names among prospective Buffalo Bills buyers

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly is prepared to make a bid to buy the Buffalo Bills. Donald Trump's on board, too. Don't discount the family of Boston Bruins owner Jeremy Jacobs. And include New Jersey rocker Jon Bon Jovi's ...

Hinchliffe Stadium Gets National Historic Landmark Designation

Volunteers are working to restore Hinchliffe Stadium in Paterson, which was home to two professional Negro League teams.

Former Giant’s son nixes deal in assault case

SOMERVILLE, N.J. (AP) — The son of a former New York Giants Super Bowl champion has rejected a plea offer in an assault by auto case. The development in the case of Clint Benson was revealed during a court hearing Friday in Somerset County. ...

Devils TV analyst Resch to retire Sunday

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Television analyst Glenn "Chico" Resch says he is retiring from the New Jersey Devils broadcast booth after 18 years. The 65-year-old Resch, an original Devils goalie, announced during the first intermission Friday night, when ...

NJ sports director charged with teen sex assault

DUNELLEN, N.J. (AP) — Authorities in Middlesex County say the director of recreation for the borough of Dunellen has been charged with sexually assaulting a teenage basketball player. The Middlesex County prosecutor's office says Christopher ...