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NJ Man Accused Of Fighting Two Young Boys Over Halloween Candy

Police said Darius Pokoj took matters into his own hands when he told them his 11-year-old son got into a fight with two other neighborhood boys, ages 12 and 13, over candy.


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Montefiore Children’s Hospital To Host Candy Exchange For Children With Diabetes

Deciding what to do with all that Halloween candy can be a challenge for any parent– but especially for those who have children with diabetes.


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Police Seek 5 Men Following Halloween Night Home Invasion In Farmingdale

According to police, a 34-year-old woman answered the door to her home on Beach Street in Farmingdale expecting trick-or-treaters, but instead, she was ambushed by a group of men who forced their way into the house.


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NY Sex Offenders Given Special Restrictions For Halloween

New York law enforcement officials have placed special restrictions on paroled sex offenders for Halloween.


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10/31 CBS2 Evening Weather Update

If you’re headed out tonight, you might want to grab the small umbrella if you live near a coastal town or the five boroughs. Some light rain or drizzle could be a nuisance to your trick or treating.


Families from around the city have been flocking to the Upper East Side to check out this haunted block of East 67th Street. (Credit: CBS2)

Elaborate Decorations Turn Upper East Side Street Into Scary Tourist Attraction

Elaborate Halloween decorations can turn almost any quiet residential street into a tourist attraction.


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Boomer & Carton: Al Dukes’ Halloween Tribute To The Jets Is Scary Good

The parody maven is calling this timely effort “We Will Get Trashed,” inspired by the classic “Monster Mash.”


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10/31 CBS2 Afternoon Weather Update

We’re off to a chilly start this Halloween with out-the-door temperatures in the mid 40s.


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Boomer & Carton: Al Dukes’ Helpful Halloween Tips

If you want to learn how to be a cheapskate (and disappoint countless neighborhood kids), take Al’s advice.


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5 ‘Haunted’ Spots In New York City

Don’t believe in ghosts? You might change your mind after reading up on some these local, supposedly “haunted” spots in the city.

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5 Best Eating And Drinking Events This Weekend

This weekend begins with Halloween and ends with the marathon. In between you can attend a food-focused film festival, see your favorite horror movies on the big screen, and sip craft beer.


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10/31 CBS2 Morning Weather Headlines

Today is going to be a chilly start with mostly clear skies, and some of the outlying towns will be waking up in the 30s. However, clouds will be increasing throughout the day warming things up near normal in the upper 50s.


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Jersey City Putting Out Extra Supervision For ‘Mischief Night’

The cobwebs are on the houses and the candy corn is ready, but Jersey City Public Safety Director James Shea says the police are ready too—for “Mischief Night,” that is.


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Get Ready To Blackout

If you’re one of those lucky people who isn’t even scared by the thought of going bald by age 30, well we finally found a Halloween event that’ll leave you shaking in your sneaks.


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Be The Burger King

Choosing a Halloween costume is a critical decision. There are tons of different categories to choose from. You’ve got gory costumes, inflatable costumes, serial killer costumes, funny costumes and of course everyone’s favorite, the highly inappropriate yet extremely clever costume.