New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio called the explosion an "attempted terrorist attack" and said there were no additional known incidents. "Thank God the perpetrator did not achieve his ultimate goals".
The suspect was in hospital in a serious condition with burn injuries on his hands and abdomen and lacerations after being detained.
The NYT reports: "He chose the location because of its Christmas-themed posters, recalling strikes in Europe against Christmas markets, he told investigators, and set off bomb in retaliation for USA airstrikes on ISIS targets in Syria and elsewhere, several law enforcement officials said". At this time, there are no current threats to the District of Columbia.
Details on how the suspect was apprehended were not immediately available, but the Port Authority Police Benevolent Association, a union representing Port Authority police officers, said on Twitter that the department's officers took down the suspect at gunpoint.
"The A, C and E line are being evacuated at this time".
The device partially detonated below ground inside the subway passageway to the N, Q and R trains near 7th and 8th avenues on 42nd St and was captured on surveillance video.
He commended first responders and said there were "minor" injuries from the "essentially low tech" explosive device.
"The terrorists did not win".
Since the events of 9/11, New York City has remained relatively immune from the sort of terror attacks we've seen in European cities over the past five to ten years, though in the past year or so that has changed.
Brooklyn has a large Muslim-American population and boasts many mosques and madrassas throughout the largest borough in New York City. In April, 15 people were killed after a suicide bomber hit the metro in St. Petersburg, Russia.
Law enforcement officials told the Associated Press that Akayed Ullah, 27, was "inspired by the Islamic State" but apparently had no direct contact with the terrorist group.
This application gives an accessible route to the Progressive Web App (PWA) rendition of Google Maps, Android Police reports . Earlier this month, the search giant launched Android Oreo Go, an Android version tailored for the low-priced smartphones.
But what seems to have struck a nerve is that Netflix is using information to share viewing habits publicly. On Monday, Netflix responded to TheWrap's request for comment on the tweet (and the drama that it ignited).
Wu's family said the 26-year-old had taken part in a rooftopping challenge that promised 100,000 yuan (US$15,000) in prize money. In his videos on Weibo , Yongning said he relied on martial arts training and careful planning when scaling skyscrapers.
Mr Trump also said the program would lay the foundation for an eventual mission to Mars, although he did not give a date for this. Trump said he was taking a giant step toward "reclaiming America's proud destiny in space".
The Mayweather-McGregor fight was said to draw in 6.7 million pay-per-view buys around the world, earning him around $100 million. He took to social media over the weekend, calling out Conor and saying he'll be ready in 2018.
In the epicenter of the quake, which struck at about 12:43 local time, the tremor measured magnitude 7-8 points. Iranian state TV says a 6-magnitude quake has jolted a western region near the border with Iraq.
The two states would take out a 35-year, $1.75 billion loan, with NY paying it back using money from its budget. In the first decade of this century, however, construction was about to begin on new rail tunnels into NY .
Later in the evening another launch was reported with rockets said to have fallen in open fields in Israeli territory. There was no initial claim of responsibility from any militant groups in the Gaza Strip for the launchings.
Interactive Entertainment's Portkey Games, a new label dedicated to creating gaming experiences set within the Harry Potter world. The company, known for its work on puzzle games like Cookie Jam and Panda Pop , has licensed the IP from Warner Bros.
The Patriots hosted Britt for a free agent visit during the 2014 offseason but opted to sign wide receiver Brandon LaFell instead. NFL.com's Ian Rapoport is reporting that such an agreement is a two-year deal through the 2018-19 season.
Trump in recent days has taken advantage of a handful of journalistic errors to take aim at specific reporters and outlets. Except when you're Trump, who has throughout his tenure has refused to back down from even the most obvious falsities.
SpaceX to launch, land at Cape Canaveral
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Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame 2018 Inductees Named
The nominees were voted on by a collection of over nine-hundred artists, historians, and other key people in the music industry. The list of nineteen acts nominated for induction in 2018 included a broad spectrum of styles and genres.
Woman threatens to kill fellow Southwest passengers, crew
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After 35-year ban, Saudi Arabia to reopen cinemas in 2018
The industry is expected to contribute about Dollars 24 billion to the economy and create more than 30,000 permanent jobs. Yet, he voiced his concern over censorship, as "any kind of intimacy and love is considered taboo and a moral violation".
Year-old YouTube star makes $11 million a year
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USA mother kicked off flight for breastfeeding toddler
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Snow and ice warning issued for Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire
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