NBA donating Collins jersey sales to LGBT groups – USA TODAY

USA TODAYNEW YORK (AP) — The NBA plans to donate proceeds from sales of Jason Collins jerseys to the Matthew Shepard Foundation and the Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network.…

New Jersey Democrat quits panel after Chris Christie remarks – Politico

PoliticoA New Jersey Democrat stepped down from the so-called “Bridgegate” investigation committee Friday after coming under fire for calling on GOP Gov. Chris Christie to consider resigning over the traffic…

‘Nightmare!’: Bridge Scandal 911 Tapes Released – ABC News

ABC NewsChris Christie’s aides shut down access lanes to the George Washington Bridge last September, the result was an epic traffic jam in tiny Fort Lee, NJ. That story has…

Nine Reasons Why Chris Christie Is Done – Esquire (blog)

Esquire (blog)In case you missed it, Scott Raab, an Esquire writer at large and New Jersey resident who has covered the Port Authority for years, has been chronicling the ongoing…

Luxury international carjacking ring dismantled in New York, New Jersey; 29 … – Fox News

Luxury international carjacking ring dismantled in New York, New Jersey; 29 …Fox NewsAn international stolen car ring that boosted luxury Porches, Land Rovers and Aston Martins that operated in New…

Dozens Charged In Alleged NY, NJ Car Theft Ring – CBS Local

CBS LocalTOTOWA, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) – Nearly three dozen people have been arrested or charged in what authorities said was a significant and violent international car theft ring in which committed…

Gov. Chris Christie ‘Bridgegate’ 911 takes show chaos, anger at Fort Lee – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsRELATED: CHRIS CHRISTIE FIGURINE COMMEMORATING BRIDGEGATE. Officials in the North Jersey town have said the traffic jam — ordered up as a political slap at the local…

Lupica: Chris Christie’s is a tale of high hopes and Port Authority dopes – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsOn Election Night less than four months ago, Chris Christie did not just look like the darling of the Republican Party, he looked like the super-sized man…

Poll: Should teachers be allowed to interact with students on social media? – The Star-Ledger

Poll: Should teachers be allowed to interact with students on social media?The Star-LedgerMany New Jersey school districts have already adopted policies governing their staff’s use of social media or other…

‘Crossfire’s’ Stephanie Cutter on Governor Chris Christie: ‘No way I would let … – Zap2it.com (blog)

Zap2it.com (blog)stephanie-cutter-crossfire-cnn.jpg. Zap2it: This interview is happening in the middle of the George Washington Bridge traffic scandal. Would you want New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on your show? Stephanie Cutter:…

Why has no one asked Chris Christie about Bridgegate? – Washington Post (blog)

Why has no one asked Chris Christie about Bridgegate?Washington Post (blog)Over the last two weeks, Chris Christie has spent several hours fielding questions from New Jerseyans in two town halls…

Chris Christie’s Allies Are Still Joking About Causing “Traffic Problems” – Slate Magazine (blog)

Slate Magazine (blog)On Thursday, the New Jersey Legislature released a new batch of documents subpoenaed as part of the ongoing investigation into whether the administration of New Jersey Governor Chris…

Prince Tennis Moves Corporate Headquarters From New Jersey To Atlanta – Forbes

ForbesPrince Tennis is back from bankruptcy and shifting its corporate headquarters from Bordentown, New Jersey to the Buckhead area of Atlanta, Georgia. The parent company, Prince Global Sports, is concurrently…

Poll: Can Chris Christie regain frontrunner status for the 2016 Republican … – The Star-Ledger

The Star-LedgerOver the last two months, though, Christie has been dogged by the George Washington Bridge scandal. His approval ratings have dropped, he was booed at a Super Bowl event,…

Chris Christie decries media hysteria – Politico

PoliticoNew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie decried the “hysteria” surrounding the traffic scandal troubling his administration on Wednesday, adding that he didn’t know if now-fired aide Bridget Anne Kelly acted alone…

Chris Christie faces new uproar in states largest city – Politico

PoliticoJust as he’s fighting to regain his political footing, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is facing a new uproar on the home front, as public protests mount against state control…

Politics: A wistful Chris Christie, and secret Clinton papers – CNN (blog)

Politics: A wistful Chris Christie, and secret Clinton papersCNN (blog)(CNN) – With all the talk of 2016, and the looming scandals swirling around Chris Christie right now, the New Jersey…

Chris Christie hints he’d rather be governor than President at 111th town hall … – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsWhy be President of the United States when you can be governor of New Jersey? Chris Christie hinted Wednesday his feet, and heart, are firmly planted in…

FedEx Seemingly Loses a 49ers Super Bowl Game Jersey – SI.com

FedEx Seemingly Loses a 49ers Super Bowl Game JerseySI.comFedEx has lost track of the Super Bowl XLVII game jersey of Nate Stupar, a linebacker who is now with the Jaguars,…

EXCLUSIVE: Records Show Top Chris Christie Advisor Lobbied To Bring More … – Firedoglake

EXCLUSIVE: Records Show Top Chris Christie Advisor Lobbied To Bring More …FiredoglakeBill Palatucci, a major fundraiser and former business partner of Governor Chris Christie, has spent copious amounts of time…

More Republicans Don’t Want Chris Christie to Run in 2016 Than Do – National Journal

More Republicans Don’t Want Chris Christie to Run in 2016 Than DoNational JournalThe prognosis for Chris Christie’s presidential run doesn’t look good. The New Jersey governor managed to maintain his…

LeBron who? Look who has NBA’s top-selling jersey – FOXSports.com

FOXSports.comThe significance of Jason Collins becoming the first openly gay athlete to play a game in one of the major sports in America continues to make an impact, nearly 48…

Collins Focuses on Being a Net and Learning Plays – New York Times

New York TimesJason Collins at Nets practice Tuesday. “Basketball right now is the priority,” he said. Credit Reed Saxon/Associated Press. the main story. the main story. the main story Share…

Chris Christie’s Sandy Problem – NPR

NPRNew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is facing criticism over what was once a source of his political strength — his handling of Superstorm Sandy. While national attention focuses on accusations…

Has Sounders FC’s third jersey leaked? – The Seattle Times (blog)

Has Sounders FC’s third jersey leaked?The Seattle Times (blog)The website FootyHeadlines.com clearly has connections as it has been posting mockups of to-be-released soccer jerseys from MLS and other teams en…

GOP governors cheer Chris Christie as his approval ratings drop – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsThe GOP is showering Chris Christie with love as the New Jersey governor’s popularity tanks in his home state. A new poll showed his job approval numbers…

Christie makes big budget address – CNN (blog)

Christie makes big budget addressCNN (blog)Trenton, New Jersey (CNN) – Gov. Chris Christie pledged to make New Jersey’s largest payment ever to the state’s pension plan as he presented his…

Christie approval down 9 points since January, poll shows – Washington Times

Christie approval down 9 points since January, poll showsWashington TimesNew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie‘s approval ratings have taken a big hit from a month ago, dropping 9 points amid the…

Watch Gov. Chris Christie’s budget address live – Press of Atlantic City

Watch Gov. Chris Christie’s budget address livePress of Atlantic CityChris Christie will propose his plan for New Jersey in the next fiscal year in this afternoon’s budget address at the…

Chris Christie, amateur – Capital New York

Chris Christie, amateurCapital New YorkThere are a number of reasons New Jersey voters turned to Chris Christie nearly five years ago to fix their state government: He didn’t have a…

Bloomquist collects on Super Bowl bet – Bellingham Herald

Bloomquist collects on Super Bowl betBellingham HeraldPEORIA, Ariz. — Utilityman Willie Bloomquist is the owner of a new Russell Wilson jersey after winning a Super Bowl bet with Cleveland reliever…

Gov. Chris Christie to share proposed budget plan Tuesday – Press of Atlantic City

Gov. Chris Christie to share proposed budget plan TuesdayPress of Atlantic CityChris Christie will propose his plan for New Jersey in the next fiscal year in this afternoon’s budget address…

Poll: Chris Christie approval rating drops – Politico

PoliticoChris Christie’s approval continues to sink in his state amid ongoing questions about his administration’s involvement in bridge closures, a new poll shows, with more than nine in 10 New…

NJ hotels saw mixed results Super Bowl weekend – NJ.com

NJ hotels saw mixed results Super Bowl weekendNJ.comIn the battle for guests during Super Bowl weekend, New Jersey hotels outperformed their competitors across the river in Manhattan. But like Roger…

Wisconsin’s Scott Walker Tries To Outshine New Jersey’s Chris Christie In DC Visit – TIME (blog)

Wisconsin’s Scott Walker Tries To Outshine New Jersey’s Chris Christie In DC VisitTIME (blog)Chris Christie. In the swanky J.W. Marriott hotel just blocks from the White House, which both governor’s…