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MTA Investigating Drill Bit Accident In Queens Subway Tunnel - The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is trying to get to the bottom of a bizarre accident after a construction drill pierced a subway tunnel in Queens and brushed against a crowded train car.
Town, Residents Debate Whether Private Memorials Should Be Allowed On Public Land In Huntington - In parks across Long Island, a passionate debate is underway: should private memorials be allowed on public land?
Police: Student Arrested In Alleged School Threat In Woodbridge; Guns Found - Police in Woodbridge, New Jersey said a teenager was under arrest Friday following an alleged threat, and weapons were uncovered in his home.
Police Find Owner Of 2 Human Skulls Found At Transfer Station In Stamford; Skulls Taken To Medical Examiner - Police said the skulls were discovered by a worker sifting through garbage on Thursday. A mandible and several books on Satan and witchcraft were also found.
Police Probe Edison Home Invasion That May Be Linked To Others In Middlesex County - Police are investigating a home invasion in Edison that may be connected to a series of violent break-ins in Middlesex County.
Neighbors Shaken By Muggings Targeting Elderly Women In Woodlawn, The Bronx - A Bronx community was on edge Friday evening, after several attacks targeting those who are among society’s most vulnerable.
NYPD, D.C. Police Probe Ax Attacks On Officers - A man swung a large ax at a District of Columbia police officer in an unprovoked attack early Friday, a week after New York City police officers were attacked by a man with a hatchet.
Marathon Runners Pack Javitz Center To Pick Up Race Numbers, Merchandise Before Big Day - Runners are converging at Javitz Center for the New York City Marathon Expo ahead of this weekend's big race.
Juror’s Halloween Costume Causes Judge To Do Double-Take At Gigi Jordan’s Murder Trial - Halloween was on the mind of at least one juror as the third day of deliberations began in Gigi Jordan's murder trial, the former pharmaceutical executive and socialite accused of killing her 8-year-old autistic son.
Annual Greenwich Village Halloween Parade Steps Off At 7 P.M. - The wildly creative parade stretches for more than a mile along Sixth Avenue from Spring Street to 16th Street.
Judge Rejects Maine’s Bid To Quarantine Nurse Kaci Hickox Over Ebola Concerns - A nurse once quarantined in New Jersey over Ebola concerns has won this battle with state officials over a mandatory quarantine in Maine.
Final Weekend Of Campaigning In Connecticut Governor’s Race - With the race neck and neck, Gov. Dannel Malloy and Republican challenger Tom Foley have busy campaign schedules on the final weekend before Election Day.