The reported blast, near Eight Avenue and 42nd Street, was of "unknown origin", police said in a statement. "It was two distinct explosions seconds from each other".
NY is on high alert ahead of the holidays, which culminate every year with the giant New Year's Eve celebration in Times Square, attended by hundreds of thousands of revellers. The New York Police Department's bomb squad was deployed to the scene. NY state Governor Andrew Cuomo, speaking at a news conference near the site, described the device as "amateur-level".
Police Commissioner James O'Neill said it was a "terror-related incident", CNN noted, while Mayor Bill de Blasio confirmed it as an "attempted terrorist attack", according to Time.
The blast took place in an underground passageway at the Port Authority subway station, the authorities said.
"It was scary. It was just a lot of chaos but I didn't see any injuries".
"They didn't incite panic", Miles said.
All MTA trains are bypassing the Port Authority and 42 St. stops as police investigated the incident.
Ullah apparently traveled overseas to Bangladesh in September and returned in October, a law enforcement source tells CBS News senior investigative producer Pat Milton.
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".
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. It accommodates 220,000 passenger trips a day. He exited the vehicle and an officer shot him.
Ullah had a black cab/limousine driver's license from 2012 to 2015, after which it expired, the New York Taxi and Limousine Commission said. Saipov pleaded not guilty to 22 federal counts.
The data storage provider reported $3.56 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $3.01 by $0.55. Western Digital has $140 highest and $39 lowest target. $107.45's average target is 27.86% above currents $84.04 stock price.
John McCain after she began crying while discussing her father's cancer on ABC's "The View" Wednesday. We're like two brothers who were somehow raised by different fathers because of our points of view.
Since then, crews have modernized the pad and improved its automation, turnaround abilities and infrastructure. This mission will mark the first launch at the pad since it was heavily damaged in a 2016 Falcon 9 explosion.
The word also saw an increase due to female-heavy casts and storylines of women's empowerment in entertainment. In a year that brought us a lot of buzzwords, dictionary Merriam-Webster has chosen " feminism " as its No. 1.
Harry Potter continues to be a global phenomenon. "Theoretically, this game could be going on for many years", DeWolfe explains. This upcoming game will be joining the ranks of Universal Orlando's " Wizarding World " and an ever growing film universe .
Peel paramedics confirmed to CP24 that the woman sustained lacerations to her arms and was taken to a Mississauga hospital. Police also found the injured man at the scene and eventually found the woman as well.
Former NFL Network executive Eric Weinberger and former NFL Network analyst Donovan McNabb are among those named in the suit. Another sexual harassment scandal has been unleashed and this time it affects personnel at the NFL Network .
A Youngstown State University student from Orwell was picked up in the Austintown Police Department's latest sex sting. He also said, after the "boy" had made his age known, that he wanted to have sex with him, according to the reports.
At the same time, imprisoned Saul Berenson ( Mandy Patinkin ) is seen talking to a close member of Keane's administration. Anyone who takes a stand for what they believe, people are gonna say they're insane .
A new device passing certification from TENAA with the model number TA-1054 could possibly be the 2018 edition of the Nokia 6 . After Nokia was acquired by HMD Global for $350 million as Microsoft parted with the phone assets of the struggling company.
Apple has made its second notable investment this week, the latest into the facial recognition technology company, Finisar . With the opening of the Sherman plant, the company's payroll in Texas will be valued at roughly $65 million.
But they also became minor celebrities when they acted in North Korean propaganda films, starring as Western villains. The others reportedly died in North Korea, including James Dresnok who was said to have died of a stroke in 2016 .
In her decision, she noted that she was "not convinced by the vague claims" that the January 1 deadline needed to be delayed. He proposed that transgender people would be able to enlist in the military by July 2017.
Massimiliano Mirabelli added that the club have not met Donnarumma's agent, Mino Raiola and there was "nothing else to say". During a cup match against Verona , Milan supporters showed their discontent towards the 18-year-old 'keeper.
She assured the CBS reporter that it had nothing to do with racist intent and said she's been bullied because she wasn't racist. And before y'all start talking to me about metaphorical, emotional, financial or historical blood & brokenness, Don't.
There is a chance for rain in the morning on Monday , it will be cloudy, and we reach a bit above average into the low 50s. Another cold front will begin to move in over northeast NM... but the drop in temperatures will be felt Thursday .
Its CEO Jeff Binder claims that the company can send HD video at a bandwidth of less than 4 megabits per second. T-Mobile is launching a TV service next year, becoming the latest company to marry wireless and video.
As we creep into colder months, Lexington health officials tell LEX 18 that there is an increased risk you could get the Flu . That being said, doctors say that the vaccine is still the best defense. "We don't know what's going to happen here", he said.
Investor speculation and demand also help increase a share's price over time. 28 funds opened positions while 42 raised stakes. Microsoft Corporation on 9/29/2017 reported its EPS as $0.8 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $0.79.
The happy couple met in 2015 when they were paired up on " Dancing With the Stars " and Wednesday a year later. The Shark Tank star, on the other hand, is already a father to three children from a previous marriage.
His appearance on Capitol Hill is part of the House Judiciary Committee's normal oversight of the Justice Department. Strzok was removed from Mueller's team in late July when his bosses found out about the texts.
The US military admitted that the object is part of a CH-53E helicopter that belongs to the Futenma base. Japan's central government and Okinawa authorities have been at odds for years over the Futenma base.