Manhattan Explosion

NYC mayor hails quick work of security guard

October 25, 2018

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is hailing the "quick-witted work" of a security guard who alerted authorities to a suspicious device at Robert De Niro's Manhattan office. (Oct. 25)

NYPD: Live explosive, powder sent to CNN

October 24, 2018

New York City's police commissioner says a package sent to CNN's offices in New York contained what appeared to be a live explosive and an envelope containing white powder. (Oct. 24)

Ex-Teacher Pleads Not Guilty to Making Bombs

February 16, 2018

A former New York City high school teacher accused of paying students to dismantle fireworks for gunpowder so he could make a bomb has been held without bail. (Feb. 15)

NY Bombing Suspect Sentenced To Life

February 13, 2018

A New Jersey man who set off small bombs in two states, including a pressure cooker device that blasted shrapnel across a New York City block, was sentenced Tuesday to multiple terms of life in prison. (Jan. 13)

New York Says It’s Prepared For New Year’s Eve

December 28, 2017

New York City's New Year's Eve security plan will include bomb-sniffing dogs, anti-sniper teams and an abundance of other measures intended to thwart any threat to the city during the celebrations. (Dec. 28)

NY Mayor: Blast ‘an Attempted Terrorist Attack’

December 11, 2017

Police Commissioner James O'Neill says an explosion in the New York City subway was a terror-related incident. A 27-year-old man had a crude pipe bomb strapped to him and it went off in a passageway near Times Square. (Dec. 11)

Trail of Video Evidence in NYC Bomber Trial

October 10, 2017

A series of videos released as evidence in the trial of Ahmad Khan Rahimi shows moments before and after the 2016 bombing in Manhattan. One video shows Rahimi apparently testing an explosive device in a backyard in New Jersey. (Oct. 10)

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