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New York Giants running back Saquon Barkley (26) is brought down by Chicago Bears cornerback Kyle Fuller (23) during the first half of an NFL football game in Chicago, Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

Giants' Saquon Barkley out for season with torn ACL

Sep. 22, 2020 12:08 AM EDT

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — A major knee injury has ended Saquon Barkley's season. His career still has a long way to go, New York Giants coach Joe Judge predicted Monday a little more than 24 hours after his star running back tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee on a seemingly harmless...

Chicago Bears head coach Matt Nagy and New York Giants head coach Joe Judge talk after an NFL football game in Chicago, Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020. Chicago won 17-13. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

Giants in 0-2 hole, now facing season without Saquon Barkley

Sep. 21, 2020 7:04 PM EDT

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants are not going to have a quick turnaround under new coach Joe Judge. The 0-2 start was compounded Monday with the news star running back Saquon Barkley will miss the rest of the season with a major injury to his right knee. The Giants might have had a shot in...

The four women who run Atlantic City casinos pose for photos on the Atlantic City N.J. Boardwalk on Sept. 21, 2020: From left, to right they are: Jacqueline Grace of Tropicana; Terry Glebocki of Ocean Casino Resort; Karie Hall of Bally's, and Melonie Johnson of Borgata. Four of Atlantic City's nine casinos are run by women. (AP Photo/Wayne Parry)

Atlantic City is leading a wave of female casino leaders

Sep. 21, 2020 5:28 PM EDT

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — For decades, women have dealt cards or served drinks in casinos, but they rarely got the chance to run the joint. But women now run four of Atlantic City's nine casinos in what some industry executives and observers say could be the future of the gambling industry. Caesars...

Motor Vehicle Commission computers back online in New Jersey

Sep. 21, 2020 3:36 PM EDT

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission could not process transactions for several hours Monday due to a computer network connection problem, agency officials said. The outage was initially reported around 9 a.m. and was resolved about four hours later. Officials said a “vendor...

San Francisco 49ers running back Raheem Mostert (31) runs 80 yards for a touchdown during the first half of an NFL football game against the New York Jets, Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Corey Sipkin)

49ers blast Jets 31-13, but lose Garoppolo, Bosa, Mostert

Sep. 21, 2020 12:31 AM EDT

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The injury carts rolled out twice in three plays and the 49ers lost a few more key players. Still, short-handed San Francisco had enough to beat the inept New York Jets. And it wasn't even close. Raheem Mostert ran for an 80-yard touchdown on San Francisco's first play from...

Przybylko scores twice, Union beat 10-man Impact 4-1

Sep. 20, 2020 9:28 PM EDT

HARRISON, N.J. (AP) — Kacper Przybylko scored late in the first half and early in the second to help the Philadelphia Union beat the 10-man Montreal Impact 4-1 on Sunday night at Red Bull Arena. Alejandro Bedoya tied it for the Union (7-2-3) in the 22nd minute, Kacper Przybylko connected in first-half...

New York Jets head coach Adam Gase, right, talks to quarterback Sam Darnold (14) during the second half of an NFL football game against the San Francisco 49ers, Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Corey Sipkin)

At 0-2, 'embarrassed' Jets need to change things in a hurry

Sep. 20, 2020 6:48 PM EDT

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets talked all week about flushing away their season-opening loss and showing signs of progress. It took just one play against the San Francisco 49ers to send all that optimism down the tubes. Afterward, coach Adam Gase's salty language summed up the state of his...

A memorial for photographer Anthony Causi is displayed in the photo workroom at MetLife Stadium after an NFL football game between the New York Jets and the San Francisco 49ers Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020, in East Rutherford, N.J. The Jets and the New York Giants renamed the photo workroom at the stadium in honor of Causi, a New York Post photographer who died at 48 in April from the new coronavirus. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Jets, Giants rename MetLife photo room for Anthony Causi

Sep. 20, 2020 4:48 PM EDT

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets and Giants renamed the photo work room at MetLife Stadium in honor of Anthony Causi, the New York Post photographer who died at 48 in April from the new coronavirus. The exceedingly popular sports photographer covered the city’s teams for 25 years. Many...

Man killed, another wounded in motorcycle clubhouse shooting

Sep. 20, 2020 3:12 PM EDT

CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — A shooting inside a New Jersey motorcycle group's clubhouse early Sunday left a Philadelphia man dead and another person critically wounded, authorities said. The shooting at the Wheels of Soul clubhouse in Camden occurred around 1:45 a.m., according to the Camden County...

Man struck, killed while standing on shoulder of Parkway

Sep. 20, 2020 10:01 AM EDT

HOLMDEL, N.J. (AP) — A man standing outside a car stopped on the shoulder of the Garden State Parkway was struck and killed by another vehicle, state police said. John Carroll, 60, of Belmar, was struck shortly before 10 p.m. Friday in the right shoulder of the southbound local lanes near milepost 115.9...