City authorities are boosting security throughout the transit network as New Yorkers return to the city’s crowded subway system days after the failed terror attack. While many commuters continue to feel uneasy following the attempted bombing, teams of police armed with rifles are keeping a watchful eye over the nation’s busiest public transportation system.
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Four police officers receive praise for their courageous efforts to stop the New York City pipe bomb suspect. On Monday, officials described the men as heroes, saying they potentially saved the lives of many people. This comes after the Port Authority police officers ran towards the source of the explosion, navigating a passageway full of smoke and debris.
(Reuters) – Vasyl Lomachenko retained his WBO super-featherweight title with a sixth round technical knockout of Guillermo Rigondeaux in New York City on Saturday, the impressive Ukrainian handing the
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President Trump gives a speech during an RNC fundraiser in New York City after the Senate passed its version of the tax reform bill early Saturday morning. The President appeared with RNC chairwoman Ronna Romney Mcdaniel on Saturday and called the Senates bill quote ‘the largest tax decrease in the history of our country by far’.
President Trump said he’s not worried about the guilty plea from former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn. The President spoke briefly outside the White House before departing for a Republican event in New York City. ‘No, I am not and what has been shown, is no collusion. No collusion.” he said. “There’s been absolutely, there’s been absolutely no collusion. So, we are very happy’
A massive fire breaks out in New York City, prompting residents to evacuate an apartment building in Manhattan. The six alarm fire started just after 3:00 p.m. Friday in the Hamilton Heights area.
A U.S. Court of Appeals in California is allowing President Trump’s travel restrictions to partially take effect. The Ninth Circuit Court’s ruling allows the government to restrict entry of people from six terror-prone countries as long as those people don’t have any connections to the U.S.
Political correctness is now making its way onto New York City subways as conductors have been told not to use the term “ladies and gentlemen.” The MTA sent out a message last week that has since gone viral. It is ordering staff to use a list of gender neutral terms such as passengers, riders, or everyone.