Meet 'Pat', The Drill That'll Dig A New Underwater Tunnel From Staten Island To Brooklyn

New York City's newest toy, a 110-ton, 300-foot-long Caterpillar boring machine named "Pat," will soon spearhead a $250 million water tunnel project. Digging a 12-foot diameter tunnel almost two miles long, Pat will create the replacement for two other, shallower tunnels currently in the way of expanding the port… » 4/20/12 2:00pm 4/20/12 2:00pm

Staten Island Coke-Fiend Car-Heister Apprehended

28-year-old Anthony Giovanniello lent credence to the borough of Staten Island's "Don't Ever Come Here" motto by absconding with 11 motor vehicles and selling them to chop shops for marching-powder money. What's more, he's not just up against fifteen years in the pokey for his role in the thefts, but his 40 counts… » 7/13/06 12:30am 7/13/06 12:30am