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National Cathedral to host Rolling Thunder bikers

5-23-14
WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington National Cathedral has a soft spot for the motorcyclist group Rolling Thunder and their mission for veterans. On Friday, the church will host a special "Blessing of the Bikes" as part of an initiative to honor those ...

Buffalo Bills fans pushing Bon Jovi music ban

5-21-14
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — As far as some Buffalo Bills fans are concerned, rock musician Jon Bon Jovi can live on a prayer anywhere but western New York. A Bills fans club recently founded to keep the NFL team in western New York has started an online ...

Ravens’ Rice gets initial OK for court program

5-20-14
MAYS LANDING, N.J. (AP) — Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice has received initial approval to enter a court program that could result in dismissal of a criminal charge against him in New Jersey. The decision announced Tuesday relates to an ...

Tennis coach sentenced for stalking teen student

5-17-14
ELIZABETH, N.J. (AP) — A tennis coach convicted of stalking a teenage student four nearly four years has been sentenced to 90 days in prison. Union County prosecutors say 36-year-old Joseph Gellene of West Long Branch also will have to serve 18 ...
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One Month to Go for Special Olympics USA Games

5-14-14
The 2014 Special Olympics USA Games begin June 14 at the Prudential Center in Newark. Barnabas Health held a kickoff ceremony today.

Court: Red Bulls must pay $2.8M in property taxes

5-12-14
HARRISON, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey appeals court says the state's Major League Soccer franchise must pay the town of Harrison nearly $3 million in property taxes. The New York Red Bulls have played at Red Bull Arena in Harrison since 2010. During ...

Former Minnesota QB Nelson arrested in Mankato

5-11-14
MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — Former Minnesota Gophers quarterback Philip Nelson has been jailed following an altercation in Mankato that sent a former Minnesota State player to the hospital in critical condition. A police statement says officers came ...
Mudderella participants going through one of the obstacles on the course. Photo courtesy of Carolyn Conners.

Mudderella Obstacle Course Arrives in NJ

5-7-14
Mudderella, the outdoor obstacle course targeted to women, is set to take place for the first time in New Jersey May 10.

Ex-New York Jets cheerleader sues, arguing low pay

5-6-14
HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) — A former cheerleader with the New York Jets has sued the team, claiming she and others were underpaid in violation of New Jersey state wage laws. The lawsuit was filed Tuesday in state Superior Court in Bergen County, where ...

Some NFL retirees fault concussion deal

5-5-14
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The proposed $765 million settlement of NFL concussion claims is under attack again, this time from retirees who say they would get nothing for their residual health problems. Seven former players asked Monday to intervene in ...