One person in custody after New York City subway explosion

Police respond to a report of an explosion near Times Square on Monday Dec. 11 2017 in New York

Akayed Ullah, 27, was identified as the suspected bomber who caused the explosion this morning, December 11, at Manhattan's Port Authority Bus Terminal, according to NYPD Commissioner John O'Neil.

News of the incident jarred financial markets as trading was getting underway for the week.

Andre Rodriguez, 62, a caseworker at one of the city's shelters, said that he heard an explosion shortly before 7:30.

NYPD: Responding to report of Times Square area explosion

Seventeen-year-old student Darius Lee told The Straits Times on Tuesday that he was in the city with his family for the NY leg of a holiday from Nov 28 to Dec 13. It detonated as he walked through a tunnel beneath the Port Authority building. The suspect was also injured and was taken into custody.

"As terror attacks become increasingly commonplace, we have already accepted it as an inevitable part of life, including travelling overseas", said Darius.

"This was an attempted terrorist attack, "CNN quoted New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio as saying".

Blue Origin Launches New Crew Capsule on Third New Shepard Rocket
The aerospace company led by Amazon's Jeff Bezos launched its New Shepard rocket Tuesday from West Texas for the seventh time. The launch included its Crew Capsule 2 .0, which Blue Origin has adorned with giant windows for viewing.

"I was going through the turnstile", he said.

Ullah detonated a pipe bomb in a subway corridor injuring three people. He detonated it on goal, it has been said.

"This is NY", said Gov. Andrew Cuomo. The device was reported to have gone off prematurely, and the explosion was recorded on surveillance camera. Police quickly evacuated the Port Authority station and closed roads in the area, which were filled with police cars and ambulances with flashing lights.

Klopp to continue rotation by benching Salah
Liverpool have six games in the next 18 days. "I'd always like to score more goals". "We'll see at the end of the season". Last year Liverpool fell apart in January, winning just one FA Cup game, as injuries scuppered an unlikely title bid.

Four people were left injured after the attack, which occurred in an underground passageway that links subway lines on 42nd Street in midtown Manhattan.

President Donald Trump has been briefed on the incident, according to local media and the White House. As often happens in situations like these, some information reported early may turn out to be inaccurate.

Why West Brom's Evans to Manchester City is surely now inevitable
Manchester United is second in the Epl log but has fallen to 11 points behind Manchester City after the 2-1 defeat at Old Trafford over the weekend.

Related News:



Most liked

Lufthansa makes further concessions to EU Commission
The decision by Lufthansa has plunged Niki into financial turbulence as it lost bridge financing from the German airline giant. Lufthansa had already offered to give up numerous precious takeoff and landing slots it originally wanted under the deal.

Congrats! John Stamos and fiancée Caitlin McHugh expecting first child
Stamos told People that the engagement took place after the pair found out they would be parents. Previous year the actor said Caitlin had even won over his Fuller House co-stars.

Saints season-ticket holder sues for refund over anthem protests
Most notably in mid-October, when Saints players knelt during a moment of silence for a slain New Orleans police officer. It's not a surprise that Dragna, like many , continues to misrepresent the meaning behind the protests.

The Smithereens lead singer Pat DiNizio dies
Dennis Diken answered the ad and with him brought Carteret High School classmates guitarist Jim Babjak and bassist Mike Mesaros . Little did we know that we wouldn't grow old together. "So we agreed upon all of that".

Congress grants 1-year martial law extension in Mindanao
Congress has today (Wednesday, December 13) voted overwhelmingly to extend martial law in Mindanao throughout next year. It is not a silver bullet or a quick fix for all of our social ills.

Roy Moore's Campaign Spokesman Rendered Speechless By Common Fact
John Quincy Adams, for example, used a constitutional law volume during his swearing-in to demonstrate his loyalty to the law. Tapper asked Crockett about a range of issues, including accusations Moore engaged in sexual misconduct with numerous women.

Minnesota governor set to name Franken's Senate replacement
The 59-year-old Smith is a former General Mills executive who in the 1990 started her own marketing and political consulting firm. Reuters has not independently verified the accusations against Franken.

Mobile to Acquire Layer3 TV, Launch New Television Service
They're now the third biggest mobile service provider in the United States, and they're growing very quickly. With Layer3 TV's team, T-Mobile plans to launch its own new TV service next year.

Omarosa to leave White House post
The White House helper was otherwise called an unscripted tv star, starting with the primary period of " The Apprentice ". Manigault Newman's decision comes at the start of what's expected to be a round of departures heading into the new year.

The Cure To Headline British Summer Time 2018
Other headliners for the 2018 British Summer Time programme include Bruno Mars, Roger Waters, Michael Buble and Eric Clapton. Fanclub and Barclaycard presale begins today (Tuesday, December 12) while general sale begins on Friday, December 15.

To Rajinikanth On His Birthday, From Amitabh Bachchan And Akshay Kumar
Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan tweeted, "T 2739 - To my dear friend, colleague and a most humble and large hearted Colossus!"

Baltimore Orioles: will Manny Machado be traded this winter?
All of which is to say that the price for a team to acquire him will be high, even if he's entering his walk year. That would be a departure from the typical win-now philosophy Baltimore has displayed under owner Peter Angelos.

Laura Dern Adds Her Hollywood Star To The Star Wars Galaxy
It will show " Star Wars: The Force Awakens " at 3 p.m. and " The Last Jedi " at 6 p.m., according to Regal's website . The hype for Star Wars: The Last Jedi has hit unreal levels in the days leading up to its release.

South Korea mulls all-out ban on Bitcoin transactions
The government will also strengthen investor protection rules, in an effort to curb speculation and potential fraud. Cryptocurrencies, such as bitcoin and ethereum, have rapidly gained popularity in recent years.

LIVE BLOG Jeff Horn vs Gary Corcoran
Jeff Horn and Gary Corcoran at the official weigh-in. Rushton said Horn would be furious but fair. They both made weight, they're both fit.