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Jon Bon Jovi donates $1m for Hurricane Sandy relief

Source: Celebrity Balla | Jul 9 2013, 6:26am CDT | by Luigi Lugmayr

Jon Bon Jovi donates $1m for Hurricane Sandy relief
Jon Bon Jovi has donated $1 million to the Hurricane Sandy relief efforts in New Jersey. The 'Livin' on a Prayer'...
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Pro Leagues File To Stop New Jersey Sports Betting

Sep 29 2014 7:04pm CDT | Source: CBS Philly

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Four major professional U.S. sports leagues and the NCAA have filed a legal challenge to New Jersey’s latest attempt to offer legal sports gambling. The filing in federal court Monday calls the effort “astounding,” ”specious” and a “blatant violation” of an earlier court order. New Jersey suffered court defeats in its efforts to have a 1992 federal law against sports gambling ruled unconstitutional. But ...
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Stigall Show Log 9.29.14

Sep 29 2014 7:47am CDT | Source: CBS Philly

6:00 The Eagles lost to the 49ers in San Francisco yesterday. 6:18 Saturday Night Live parodied President Obama’s difficult summer and falling popularity. 6:20 The President gave a speech on Saturday detailing mistrust of police in the black community. 6:35 Penn State lost to Northwestern on Saturday. 7:00 Chris talks to Michael Bronstein and Jeff Roe on the Monday Morning Matchup about the resignation of Attorney General Eric H ...
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Amanda Bynes arrested for DUI
Los Angeles, Sep 30 (IANS) Actress Amanda Bynes was arrested for driving under the influence (DUI) here, but was released on bail later. | by IANS
 
Why drinking makes a smile more contagious among men
New York, Sep 30 (IANS) Alcohol induces a sort of "social bravery" among men, disrupting processes that would normally prevent them from responding to another person's smile, says an interesting study. | by IANS
 
The 10 minute fitness workout that delivers
London, Sep 30 (IANS) Finding time to work out during hectic professional life is difficult but what if ten minutes of your time can help in gaining a positive effect on your fitness and health. Following some easy to do cardio exercises can do wonders in your life, says an expert. | by IANS
 
 

NYPD Increases Policing After Subway Plot Report

Sep 26 2014 6:57am CDT | Source: CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) -- Commuters will likely see extra security Friday after Iraq’s prime minister said captured Islamic State militants disclosed a plot to attack U.S. and Paris subways, but officials said there was no specific, credible threat currently to the city’s subway system. Bag inspections were being set up at some subway stations, more bomb-sniffing dogs and surveillance teams were deployed a ...
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New Jersey Pol Floats Idea Of Allowing Booze On Atlantic City Beaches, Boardwalk

Sep 25 2014 12:11pm CDT | Source: CBS New York

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Atlantic City is desperately trying to think of ways to shake off its casino hangover and bring in new tourists — and their money — to town. One state senator has a refreshing suggestion: letting visitors drink on the beach and boardwalk. Tom Kean Jr., New Jersey’s Senate Republican leader, sent a letter Wednesday to Jon Hansen, who Gov. Chris Christie has tasked with coordinatin ...
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NY, NJ to Collaborate on Anti-Terror Strategies

Sep 24 2014 4:39pm CDT | Source: WNYC Music

In a downtown tower overlooking Ground Zero, and flanked by local, state, and transit police officers, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie signed an agreement to beef up security measures in the region. Cuomo said the ramped up security will be particularly visible to commuters and everyday subway riders. Law enforcement officers from NJ Transit, the Port Authority and state police from both states will have a presence at transit hubs in New York and New Jersey. ...
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NJ State Senator Wants To Allow Visitors To Drink On AC Beach, Boardwalk

Sep 24 2014 2:43pm CDT | Source: CBS Philly

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Atlantic City is desperately trying to think of ways to shake off its casino hangover and bring in new tourists — and their money — to town. One state senator has a refreshing suggestion: letting visitors drink on the beach and Boardwalk. Tom Kean, New Jersey’s Senate Republican leader, sent a letter Wednesday to Jon Hansen, who Gov. Chris Christie has tasked with coordinating efforts to help the resort. Kean’s suggestions include better air service to the reso ...
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Poll: Gov. Christie’s Not Alone In Springsteen Fandom

Sep 22 2014 3:01pm CDT | Source: CBS Philly

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — It’s no secret Gov. Chris Christie is a Bruce Springsteen mega-fan, and New Jersey residents don’t seem to mind the obsession. That’s according to a new Monmouth University/Asbury Park Press Poll that was issued Monday in honor of the Boss’s 65th birthday. The poll finds nearly half of Jersey residents say Christie’s obsession is “kind of cool” — more than double the number who find it a little embarrassing. And the governor’s in good company. More than 40 percent o ...
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Corbett, Wolf Prepare For First Debate In Pa. Governor’s Race

Sep 22 2014 3:49am CDT | Source: CBS Philly

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania’s gubernatorial candidates’ first debate is only hours away. Republican Governor Tom Corbett and Democratic challenger Tom Wolf are to square off Monday evening at a Pennsylvania Chamber of Commerce and Industry dinner in Hershey. For months, independent polls have consistently shown Wolf, a wealthy York businessman, with a wide lead over Corbett, formerly the state’s two-term attorney general. Monday’s ...
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