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The blast - which took place at about 7am yesterday (8pm Singapore time) in the station at the Port Authority bus terminal, not far from New York's iconic Times Square - sparked commuter panic and travel disruptions. It serves more than 65 million people per year. The New York Police Department's bomb squad was deployed to the scene.
Authorities evacuated the Port Authority Bus Terminal after the explosion, snarling morning commutes and throwing Manhattan's midtown into disarray. "It was two distinct explosions seconds from each other".
Addressing the press on the matter, Mayor Bill de Blasio said the man acted alone and no other incidents have been reported.
A pedestrian named Antonio told Xinhua that he was really concerned that such incident might seriously affect tourism in New York City because people will be anxious about their safety and choose to travel to other places.
He added that there are no additional known incidents or activities at this time. "They yearn to attack New York City".
Authorities think Ullah intentionally detonated a pipe bomb-based device that was strapped to his body with Velcro and zip ties during rush hour, NBC News reported.
Alicja Wlodkowski, 51, said that she had been in a restaurant inside the Port Authority when she suddenly saw a crowd of people running.
WABC reported the suspect was in his 20s and that he has been in the United States for seven years and has an address in New York's Brooklyn borough.
Police respond to a report of an explosion near Times Square on Monday, Dec. 11, 2017, in NY. On a typical weekday, about 220,000 passengers arrive or depart on more than 7,000 buses.
At the White House, spokeswoman Sarah Sanders told reporters, "This attack underscores the need for Congress to work with the president on immigration reforms that enhance our national security and public safety".
Greyhound and Airport service remains suspended out of Port Authority.
Verizon operates Yahoo , as well as AOL , which it purchased in 2015, through its Oath Inc. digital subdivision. Verizon has global distribution rights to the on-demand content, while the live games are USA -only.
While Amazon and Apple seem to be getting along, numerous same complaints Google made against Amazon hold true for Apple as well. Sans YouTube, Amazon looks to be banking on its in-house services and against the Chcolate Factory's built-in customer base.
Last week, Shafiq declared from his residence in the UAE his intention to run in the upcoming presidential elections in Egypt . Sissi, a former army chief, was elected president in 2014, a year after leading the military's ouster of Morsi from power.
Moreover, you can add a 3D heart floating over someone's head and then try panning your phone's camera from side to side. Unlike placing a regular sticker or emoji on your pictures, World Lenses uses 3D objects on the image.
But just yesterday, a strong indication that Prime Video for Apple TV is finally coming emerged in Apple's App Store. Amazon and Google compete in voice-activated smart speakers, streaming video devices and online video services.
Some of those details include lewd acts, including sexually explicit pictures, and even physical restraint. The suit, filed in Los Angeles Superior Court Monday, Dec. 11, implicates current and former employees.
In the 1980s, movie theatres in Saudi Arabia were banned, considered a threat to religious and cultural identity. The project is also a part of a comprehensive reform program aimed at reducing the country's dependence on oil.
So later on Saturday, Trump sent a tweet accusing Weigel and the Post of willingly using a "phony photo" and spreading fake news. CNN, in another tweet, he said, is the "least trusted name in news". "Oh thank you, CNN, thank you so much".
But his departure was abrupt, and one of the consultants said the 60-year-old Franks was resigning Thursday. Franks told Roll Call that he would make a statement on Thursday evening, that will "explain" things.
It's doubtful that LiAngelo Ball can land a big contract in Europe, but there might be some teams willing to sign him. It appears the main one of those options is to prepare the player for June's National Basketball Association draft.
The Kiwis had earned a spot in the final after downing England 14-5 in the semis, battling back from a 5-0 half-time deficit. South Africa has gotten their sevens season off to the best possible start after a dominant display in Dubai.
Snow disrupts flights, roads across Europe
Flights from Birmingham and London Luton have been cancelled into Ireland West Airport (Knock) and Dublin Airport. Passengers waited for hours in lines that wound through the airport to speak with airline representatives.
YouTube Prankster Cements Head Into Microwave
The group had already spent an hour and a half trying to free the YouTuber before deciding to call the emergency services. A YouTube prankster who cemented his head in a microwave has offered to pay the fire service the £650 it cost to free him.
Browns Fire Executive VP of Football Operations Sashi Brown
Dorsey essentially lost a power struggle with Reid. "All the people I talk to about Hue, they love Hue", Dorsey said Friday. That arrangement, while not uncommon, can cause problems when things aren't going well , as the Browns know all too tell.
Google adds more browsing security to your Android device
The OS maker is giving app developers 60 days to fix their issues and update apps with notifications of their full practices. Google announced plans to crack down on Android applications that fail to warn users when they are collecting personal data.
Manufacturing growth hits highest level in 18 years
Although weaker than the long-run average, new business growth accelerated to a 13-month high in November. A man works on the production line at the Toyota factory in Derby, central England, March 7, 2011.
TRAI backs Net neutrality
As Access Now - a transparency and internet access advocacy platform - explains, the ball is now in the government's court. However, this is not the first time that TRAI has ruled in favour of upholding the ideals of a free and open internet.
GOP Tax Plan Heads to Senate Floor for Vote Likely This Week
Just one GOP senator on the panel would have had the power to block the bill given the majority's one-vote margin in committee. The tax package blends a sharp reduction in top corporate and business tax rates with more modest relief for individuals.