LONG ISLAND, N.Y. (CNN/SCOTT ARMSTRONG) - A New York man took top honors this weekend for growing Long Island's largest pumpkin ever.
The ginormous gourd tips the scales at 1,456 pounds.
Scott Armstrong says it took him five months to grow the pumpkin in his backyard.
As big as this pumpkin is, it's still not the record.
That honor belongs to a Rhode Island man who grew a 1-ton pumpkin last year.
Norfolk Police are investigating the cause of death for male found unconscious on the beach.
Two weeks before Christmas, 250 local workers are out of a job.
The man who spent many years at the controls of Chopper 10 is itching to fly again. Pilot John Massey desperately needed a liver transplant. He was very thankful to get one days a couple weeks before Thanksgiving.