Free football parking ends in New Brunswick park

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — It will now cost Rutgers University football fans to park in New Brunswick. The City Council has approved charging $20 to park in Buccleuch Park during game days. The fee begins with Saturday's game against Howard ...

Take my sweat, please: Tennis’ gross ritual

NEW YORK (AP) — In a sport known for its genteel traditions, tennis has one increasingly common ritual that stands apart for its ickiness — the passing of the sweat-soaked towel.  It happens dozens of times in a long match and is in full glory ...

Research Shows More Injuries In Baseball

Recent research is showing an increase in baseball related injuries and that many are occurring at early rates in a player's career.

Rutgers Joins Big Ten Conference

Rutgers University is joining the Big Ten Conference for athletics, which many say will benefit the school economically.

Pro boxer charged with murder in fatal shooting

MAYS LANDING, N.J. (AP) — Just days after making his in-ring debut, a pro boxer from Atlantic City has been accused of fatally shooting a man earlier this year. The Press of Atlantic City (http://bit.ly/1lwx0OB) reports that 24-year-old Omar Curry ...

PGA Tour Brings Business to Paramus

The PGA Tour has come to the Barclays and is bringing business to Paramus.

Age no opponent for some of NFL’s veteran stars

NEW YORK (AP) — There's something stunning happening on Michael Vick's head. You can't see them from far away, but up close, tiny gray hairs are starting to emerge — color-sapped reminders that the New York Jets quarterback is no longer the ...

Captain of the corn maze: Farm honors Derek Jeter

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — As far as corny Derek Jeter tributes go, this one will be tough to beat. A farm in central New Jersey carved an image of the New York Yankees captain and a thank you message to him into its five-acre corn maze. The ...

Ex-Eagle Cobb running for Congress in New Jersey

CHERRY HILL, N.J. (AP) — One former Philadelphia Eagle representing New Jersey is leaving Congress. Now another is running against the Democratic establishment to take over an open seat there. Ex-linebacker Garry Cobb is running against state Sen. ...

NJ town welcomes home softball champions

ROBBINSVILLE, N.J. (AP) — They are the girls of summer. Robbinsville turned out on Thursday to welcome home the team that won the Little League Softball World Series. Their bus was given a police escort. The Robbinsville team beat Bossier City, ...