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Bomb scare shuts down New York's George Washington Bridge, triggers transit collapse

5 monthes ago   |   By RT

The iconic George Washington Bridge in New York City has been briefly shut down on both levels and in both directions, triggering serious traffic jams, as authorities rushed to investigate reports of a “suspicious object.”
Police closed down the upper level of the double-decked suspension bridge spanning the Hudson River shortly after 9pm following reports of a strange object found on the New Jersey side of the bridge. Port Authority of New York and New Jersey Police Department called in the Bergen County Bomb Squad to investigate the matter.
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George Washington Bridge shut down after report of pipe bomb

George Washington Bridge shut down after report of pipe bomb

5 monthes ago   |   By New York Post

A report of a pipe bomb shut down the upper level of the George Washington Bridge in both directions on Thursday evening, authorities said. The pipe bomb was reported to be on the New Jersey side of the bridge soon after 9 p.m., cops said. Bergen County Police and the Port Authority Police were investigating...
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Reports: NFL could expand playoffs

Reports: NFL could expand playoffs

The NFL could expand the playoffs from six to seven teams in each conference, along with other changes, according to reports. Read more ...

Police: Several people shot to death in German city

Police: Several people shot to death in German city

It was not immediately clear what motivated the attack. Read more ...

Warren blasts Bloomberg over nondisclosure agreements at Democratic debate

Warren blasts Bloomberg over nondisclosure agreements at Democratic debate

For a second time at the Democratic debate in Nevada on Wednesday night, Sen. Elizabeth Warren chided former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg for his record with women... Read more ...

Bloomberg, Sanders spar over ‘communism' during Democratic debate

Bloomberg, Sanders spar over ‘communism' during Democratic debate

Billionaire Mike Bloomberg invoked “communism” while slamming Sen. Bernie Sanders' economic plan on Wednesday night. “I can't think of a way to make it easier for Donald Trump... Read more ...

'It was meant to be': Dog found tied in bag and left on the road now has new...

'It was meant to be': Dog found tied in bag and left on the road now has new life

A puppy was put in a bag and left alongside the road, apparently to die. But what happened next was a little bit of luck and a lot of love. Read more ...

A man who drove a school bus for 55 years will be laid to rest in a school...

A man who drove a school bus for 55 years will be laid to rest in a school bus casket

A special casket is honoring a longtime community member. Read more ...

Ryan Newman walking around hospital after horrific Daytona 500 crash

Ryan Newman walking around hospital after horrific Daytona 500 crash

NASCAR driver Ryan Newman, who was hospitalized after a horrific crash Monday during the final lap of the Daytona 500, is continuing to improve. Read more ...

Video: Violinist plays her instrument for surgeons while they remove a brain...

Video: Violinist plays her instrument for surgeons while they remove a brain tumor

Stradivarius surgery: Woman stays awake playing the violin while doctors cut a tumor out of her brain, but they had a good reason. Read more ...

2 passengers from coronavirus-hit cruise ship in Japan die as countries rush...

2 passengers from coronavirus-hit cruise ship in Japan die as countries rush to evacuate citizens

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Burger King thinks moldy Whoppers will get you to buy more burgers

Burger King thinks moldy Whoppers will get you to buy more burgers

Burger King is re-"molding" the image of its signature Whopper in a nauseating new ad campaign that promotes efforts to eliminate artificial preservatives and other additives. Read more ...