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Cops converge on lower Manhattan train station after two suspicious ‘pressure cookers' found

3 monthes ago   |   By NY Daily News

Police converged on a lower Manhattan subway station Friday after two suspicious packages were found there, officials said. The items, which police said appeared to be pressure cookers, were found at the Fulton St. station near Williams St. about 7:30 a.m. Members of the NYPD Bomb Squad investigated...
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Lower Manhattan subway station evacuated; cops probe reports of 2 pressure or rice cookers

3 monthes ago   |   By CNBC

A report of the items at the Fulton Street station in the area of Fulton and William streets came in around 7:30 a.m. Friday
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Pair of pressure cookers shut down Lower Manhattan subway station

Pair of pressure cookers shut down Lower Manhattan subway station

3 monthes ago   |   By New York Post

A pair of suspicious pressure cookers shut down a subway station in lower Manhattan on Friday morning, according to sources and police. Authorities urged straphangers to avoid the Fulton Street subway station because of the suspicious packages, which were reported by a 911 caller. The station was evacuated out of “an abundance of caution,” a...
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Doorbell footage captures delivery driver's meltdown when picking up 144...

Doorbell footage captures delivery driver's meltdown when picking up 144 pound package

A woman is asking for an apology after video shows a FedEx driver dropped her package twice and swore multiple times about her and the parcel. Read more ...

Up to 20 people missing after New Zealand volcano eruption, several injured

Up to 20 people missing after New Zealand volcano eruption, several injured

A popular tourist-destination volcano erupted in New Zealand on Monday, leaving up to 20 people injured and others missing. Read more ...

‘Benson,' ‘Star Trek' actor René Auberjonois has died at 79

‘Benson,' ‘Star Trek' actor René Auberjonois has died at 79

The actor died Sunday at his home in Los Angeles of metastatic lung cancer, his son Rèmy-Luc Auberjonois told The Associated Press. Read more ...

Ronstadt, `Sesame Street' receive Kennedy Center Honors

Ronstadt, `Sesame Street' receive Kennedy Center Honors

Actress Sally Field, singer Linda Ronstadt and the disco-funk band Earth Wind and Fire shared the spotlight as part of the latest group of recipients of the Kennedy Center... Read more ...

Federal workers to get 12 weeks of paid parental leave, Schumer says

Federal workers to get 12 weeks of paid parental leave, Schumer says

Under the current federal law, civilian workers are eligible for 12 weeks of unpaid leave. Read more ...

Caroll Spinney, voice of Sesame Street characters Big Bird and Oscar the...

Caroll Spinney, voice of Sesame Street characters Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch, dies

Caroll Spinney, the person who voiced Sesame Street characters Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch, has died. Read more ...

No. 3 Clemson set to play No. 2 Ohio State in College Football Playoff's...

No. 3 Clemson set to play No. 2 Ohio State in College Football Playoff's Fiesta Bowl

No. 3 Clemson set to play No. 2 Ohio State in Fiesta Bowl Read more ...

Sailors killed at Pensacola Navy base saved lives when they ran toward...

Sailors killed at Pensacola Navy base saved lives when they ran toward gunman, officials say

Three U.S. Navy sailors were killed when they "didn't run from danger," U.S. Navy officials said. Read more ...

Meet soon-to-be world's new youngest PM, 34-y.o. star-eyed instagrammer who...

Meet soon-to-be world's new youngest PM, 34-y.o. star-eyed instagrammer who won her first election in 2012

Just last month Sanna Marin turned 34. This week she is slated to become the world's youngest prime minister, after the Finnish parliament confirms her nomination. Marin will... Read more ...

Dramatic video shows monster volcano eruption swallowing an island in New...

Dramatic video shows monster volcano eruption swallowing an island in New Zealand

Dramatic footage of New Zealand's White Island volcano eruption that claimed at least one life shows a towering plume of smoke and ash seemingly blocking out the roughly... Read more ...