Christie Calls For Razing Sandy-Damaged Buildings – CBS Local

Christie Calls For Razing Sandy-Damaged BuildingsCBS LocalTRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie has signed an order to allow the state to knock down homes and other buildings left dilapidated…

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…

Justin Bieber security guard, driver arrested in alleged camera theft – CNN International

CNN InternationalAtlanta (CNN) — One of Justin Bieber’s security guards and a driver were arrested Tuesday on suspicion of stealing a photographer’s camera in Sandy Springs, Georgia. The photographer was…

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…

Two words Chris Christie never mentioned in budget speech: Hurricane Sandy – The Times, Trenton

Two words Chris Christie never mentioned in budget speech: Hurricane SandyThe Times, TrentonTRENTON — A central theme of Gov. Chris Christie’s budget address last year was Hurricane Sandy. He was…

Chris Christie’s Sandy Problem – OPB News

Chris Christie’s Sandy ProblemOPB NewsChris Christie is facing criticism over what was once a source of his political strength – his handling of Superstorm Sandy. While national attention focuses on…

Chris Christie no longer the ‘hero’ of Sandy recovery, poll says – Asbury Park Press

Chris Christie no longer the ‘hero’ of Sandy recovery, poll saysAsbury Park PressGov. Chris Christie answers a question from Debbie Fortier of Brick, who lost her home to Sandy, during…

Gov. Chris Christie can’t pass buck on Hurricane Sandy aid problems: Editorial – NJ.com

Gov. Chris Christie can’t pass buck on Hurricane Sandy aid problems: EditorialNJ.comChris Christie wants us to believe that the federal government is the true villain standing in the way of…

Chris Christie avoids Bridgegate scandal at Town Hall, talks Sandy relief and … – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsChris Christie avoided talk of Bridgegate on Thursday at the first town hall meeting of his second term, focusing instead on the bureaucracy holding up reconstruction after…

NJ Transit head Jim Weinstein to be replaced, weeks after Super Bowl transit … – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsUnder Weinstein’s leadership, the agency was criticized for taking part in a mass transit plan for this month’s Super Bowl at MetLife Stadium that led to hours-long…

Chris Christie postpones Middletown town hall because of snow again – The Star-Ledger

The Star-LedgerTRENTON — Gov. Chris Christie’s 110th town hall has been postponed again because of snow. With another storm expected to hit New Jersey this morning, the Republican governor’s office…

Koufax: Puig needs to hit cutoff man – ESPN

ESPNGLENDALE, Ariz. — Legendary pitcher Sandy Koufax, making his first appearance of the spring at the Los Angeles Dodgers’ training facility, said he enjoyed watching Yasiel Puig energize the team…

Christie used Sandy funds for senior complex in town where mayor endorsed him – Hunterdon County Democrat – NJ.com

Christie used Sandy funds for senior complex in town where mayor endorsed himHunterdon County Democrat – NJ.comTRENTON — Gov. Chris Christie helped channel $6 million in federal Hurricane Sandy recovery…

Barbara Buono, NJ Gov. Chris Christie’s electoral opponent, says he runs a … – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsThe Democrat Chris Christie squashed during his reelection romp said she believes the Hoboken mayor’s claim that the governor’s No. 2 put the squeeze on her. Barbara…

NJ Mayor: Sandy Aid Ultimatum Came From Christie – NBC New York

NBC New YorkThe committee issued 20 new subpoenas Friday as the traffic jam plot reached deep into Christie’s administration; the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, which runs…

New Jersey mayor’s diary: Chris Christie held Hurricane Sandy aid ‘hostage’ – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsThe mayor of Hoboken, N.J., doubled down Sunday on her allegations against New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, saying she got a “direct message from the governor” that…

Hoboken residents sound off on Christie administration – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsJeff Bachner for New York Daily News. In the ShopRite parking lot where Zimmer was allegedly strong-armed by a top-level Christie lieutenant, Hoboken resident Joann Catalano, 55,…

Mayor: Christie Aides Tied Sandy Funds to Project – NBC New York

NBC New YorkKim Guadagno pulled her aside at an event in May and told her Sandy aid was tied to the project–a proposal from the New York City-based Rockefeller Group…

Chris Christie Is Going To War With MSNBC – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleIn response to new bombshell allegations from Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer (D) aired on MSNBC Saturday morning, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s (R) office blasted the network as…

Hoboken, NJ, mayor claims Chris Christie camp held Sandy money hostage – NBCNews.com (blog)

NBCNews.com (blog)Hoboken, N.J., Mayor Dawn Zimmer says that top officials in Chris Christie’s administration have told her that her city will only receive critical Sandy relief funds if she expedites…

Hoboken Mayor Alleges That Chris Christie’s Lt. Governor Extorted Her Over … – Mediaite

MediaiteLast weekend, Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer (D-NJ) told WNYC that the unfolding Bridgegate scandal made her wonder if Governor Chris Christie’s administration had denied her city Hurricane Sandy relief funds…

‘Partridge Family’ actor Dave Madden dies at 82 – Philly.com

Philly.comDave Madden, best known for his role as harried band manager, Ruben Kincaid on The Partridge Family, died Thursday. He was 82. According to reports, the actor died of congestive…

NY man wins over $700G from lottery ticket found after Superstorm Sandy – Fox News

Fox NewsIt was the ultimate case of delayed gratification for 27-year-old Marvin Rosales-Martinez. The Hicksville, N.Y. man was working as a landscaper one month after Superstorm Sandy rocked the tri-state…

For New York lottery winner, $1 million was blowing in the wind – CNN

CNNNew York (CNN) — In the post-Superstorm Sandy destruction, New York landscaper Marvin Rosales Martinez was clearing storm debris with a leaf blower when he discovered an unknown treasure hidden…

Police: Gunman held daughter as he opened fire – MyFox Atlanta

MyFox AtlantaPolice say the Atlanta man shot on Christmas Day by a gunman holding a baby in his arms in Sandy Springs has died. A spokesperson for the Sandy Springs…

Greater New York Watch – Wall Street Journal

Greater New York WatchWall Street JournalA new inlet cut across Fire Island by superstorm Sandy will remain open while scientists study its effects on water levels and water quality off…

Short Hills Mall, Millburn, NJ Shooting: One Dead, Gunman At-Large

Short Hills Mall, located in Millburn, NJ, was the scene of yet another shooting, just two days after the Arapahoe High School shooting, and just one day after the one-year…

President Obama Says Jersey Shore ‘Open For Business’

President Obama is rocking Jersey Shore and Twitter with the historic declaration “Jersey Shore is open for business” today. And stop for a moment and consider that Barack Obama has…

Gun Control Fails In Senate, Harry Reid, Heidi Heitkamp Lets Dems Down

Gun Control: expanded background checks fail to pass in the Senate. Democrats, you can thank Harry Reid, who once again let the party down and allowed himself to be wuss…

Adam Lanza: Newtown Sandy Hook Shooting Killed 26 In 5 Minutes

Adam Lanza. The perpetrator of the Newtown Shooting killed 26 people – 20 children and 6 adults – in just five minutes of time, and before taking his own life.…

HR8 – American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012: Fiscal Cliff Bill Adds To Deficit

On a vote of 257 to 167 the U.S. House Of Representatives voted to pass what’s called the “Fiscal Cliff” bill called The American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012. But…

NRA Executive Director Wayne LaPierre Press Conference

This is the full video of the NRA Press Conference featuring NRA Executive Director Wayne LaPierre. This blogger felt it best to post the video of the press conference before…

President Obama Full Speech At Newtown: “You’re Not Alone”

President Barack Obama arrived at Newtown, Connecticut and delivered a speech that was not only appropriate for the occasion, but set the tone for social change. In the wake of…

Marcos Sarinana Gurrola Fired 50 Shots “To Vent” At Fashion Island Newport Beach

Marcos Sarinana Gurrola is another nutcase who, on Saturday, fired 50 rounds in the air at Fashion Island Shopping Center in Newport Beach, Ca. The falling bullets didn’t hit anyone,…

Sandy Hook Shooting Massacre Victims List

The Sandy Hook Shooting Massacre took 26 people: 12 girls, eight boys, and six women. They were shot up close, more than once per person. The man who did this,…