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MTA Partners With NYPD Transit to Give NYC Subway Riders an Elaborate Haunted Halloween Experience

Amongst the scary sights were costumed friends and family of the officers floating around the station, an officer with a severe facial injury, a creepy Pennywise clown happy to talk to anyone, a haunted house behind a construction door and a subway car full of ghosts, ghouls and zombies.Per Gothamis


State police release cause of death for 20 victims of limo crash

Speakers at a vigil in Amsterdam sought to console those grieving after a crash Oct. 6, 2018, killed 17 passengers, a driver and two bystanders.Georgie Silvarole and Laura Nichols, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle


The 20 best cheap things to do this weekend, getting spoopy edition

Start with an art party atGowanus Open Studios Kickoff Partyand meet other artists participating in the open studios throughout the weekend, plus take in some massive art by one of the GOS founders. (Friday, The Vanderbilt Republic, FREE)


Man Struck and Killed While Riding Scooter Along Bensonhurst Street - The Brooklyn Home Reporter

The victim, who witnesses say was Asian, was removed to Maimonides Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.


Driver indicted in attack on man walking to synagogue in Brooklyn

A livery driver has been indicted after a vicious attack in the middle of a street in Brooklyn last week. A grand jury jury has indicted the alleged attacker for assault as a hate crime. Police say 37-year-old Farrukh Afzal brutally beat Lipa Schwartz as he walked to a synagogue. The 62-year-old is


Morristown Man Arrested For NYC Proud Boy Fight, Police Say

UPPER EAST SIDE — A Morristown man, an alleged member of the Proud Boys, has been arrested in connection with a massive brawl that broke out near the Upper East Side's Manhattan Republican Club after the far-right group's leader Gavin McInnes gave a speech at the club.


Night of booze, cocaine lead up to Stamford man’s killing

Image1of2James Rackover, seen here in a 2016 arraignment, has been charged with the murder, accused of beating, dismembering and burning 29-year-old Joey Comunale, of Stamford before dumping his body in a shallow grave... more


It stinks: Are you smelling a funky odor on Staten Island?

New Dorp, Dongan Hills, Rossville, Annadale, Grasmere and Arrochar are among the many neighborhoods where people are reporting the smell, according to emergency radio transmissions.


There's an immersive, L Train shutdown-themed haunted house and pop-up club – Free Williamsburg

The L Train Shutdown Nightmare + Club Transit is a 40,000 sq. ft haunted house experience and popup club taking place in Brooklyn select dates from October 18th – November 3rd. Centered around the upcoming closure of the L Train, straphangers will arrive at Club Transit, a popup hub for NYC’s most e


Gun found in Brooklyn elementary school bathroom

"Weapons of any kind have absolutely no place in our schools, and NYPD immediately responded and safely recovered the item, which was found after dismissal. All students and staff are safe."


Cardi B hands out coats, boots in Brooklyn

GRAVESEND, Brooklyn -- On what is expected to be the coldest night of the season so far, rapper Cardi B paid a visit to the Marlboro Houses in Brooklyn Thursday night to meet with fans and hand out winter jackets and boots. The Bronx-born rapper was scheduled to arrive at 5 p.m., but didn't show up


14-year-old faces life in prison for allegedly killing teen at Brooklyn basketball court: DA

BROWNSVILLE, Brooklyn — A 14-year-old faces life in prison for allegedly shooting a 16-year-old boy dead at a basketball court in Brooklyn, the Kings County District Attorney announced Thursday.


New York City blackout of 1977: Photographs Show What The 1977 Blackout Looked Like From The Streets

On Wednesday, July 13, 1977 a series of lightning struck on the power lines and infrastructure led to a cascade of shutdowns, power failures and overloads. The entire Con Edison system powering New York City shut down completely. Traffic lights went dark, elevators stalled, subways ground to halt. T


VIDEO: Firefighter Suffers Seizure Behind The Wheel, FDNY Truck Damages 12 Vehicles in Brooklyn

The truck had been stopped at a traffic light when the driver suffered some sort of seizure. His foot hit the accelerator and the truck veered left, jumping a curb and slamming into a row of parked vehicles with such force, one of them went airborne.


NYPD: Elderly Woman Grabbed, Thrown to Ground in Pelvis-Breaking Attack at NYC McDonald's

Published at 4:28 AM EDT on Oct 19, 2018 | Updated at 12:25 PM EDT on Oct 19, 2018 An elderly man attacked an elderly woman at a Bronx McDonald's, breaking several of her bones, police say. (Published Friday, Oct. 19, 2018) An elderly man attacked an elderly woman at a Bronx McDonald's, breaking sev


Subways temporarily delayed, M train canceled between Queens and Manhattan after person is struck

NEW YORK - Several subway lines were delayed and there was temporarily no M train service between Queens and Manhattan after a person was struck Friday morning, according to the MTA. The MTA reported the incident on its website at 8:24 a.m. The condition of the person struck by a train at Grand Av-N


School Bus Driver Loses Control, Slams Into Several Parked Cars In Brooklyn

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)— A school bus smashed into several parked cars after police say the driver lost control Thursday afternoon in Brooklyn.Investigators say the driver suffered a medical episode prior to the crash.The bus struck several parked cars before coming to a stop near the corner of Bedfor


Cardi B Opens Up About Child Birth Breaking Her Vagina & What She Would Do As Mayor Of NYC

After cursing TMZ out on her social media,Cardi Bhit upJimmy Kimmel Liveto talk all about the paparazzi, motherhood, and what she didn’t know about childbirth. The “Get Up 10” rapper claims her daughter,Kulture Kiari, “broke” her little lady parts.


Motorcyclist, 48, dies after he wipes out and skids down Queens street, crashing into parked car

Cops investigate scene of fatal motorcycle crash on 197th St. near 119th Ave. in St. Albans Sunday. (Vic Nicastro for New York Daily News) A 48-year-old motorcyclist who wiped out and skidded down a Queens street, crashing into a parked car, has died, officials said Thursday. Maurice Giles, 48, was


Police: Woman Struck By Hit-And-Run Driver In South Ozone Park, Queens

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) –Police are searching for the driver who struck a woman early Thursday morning in Queens.It happened shortly before 6 a.m. near Rockaway Boulevard and 103st Street in South Ozone Park.The 44-year-old woman was taken to Jamaica Hospital, where she was listed in stable condition.