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Penn Station Evacuation

All Clear At Penn Station After Evacuation Due To Suspicious Package

Police and firefighters were reporting to Penn Station Thursday evening, for reports of a suspicious package.

06/05/2014

A home where dynamite was discovered on April 5, 2014 (Credit: Gary Baumgaten/1010 WINS)

Bomb Squad Removes Dynamite From Pelham Home

Warren Prescott Lyon, a retired assistant chief of the Pelham Manor Fire Department, lived in the home on the corner of River Avenue and Sixth Street until he passed away in January.

04/05/2014

Police Tape (credit: Eliot Schechter/AFP/Getty Images)

Unattended Bag Left At Byram Bank Prompts Bomb Scare

According to police, a camouflage military-style bag was left unattended at a Bank of America on South Water Street in Byram on Wednesday afternoon.

03/27/2014

Authorities in Kenilworth, New Jersey are trying to figure out who called in a false report of a hostage situation near Kean University. (Credit: CBS 2)

Police: Apparent Prank Call Sparked ‘Hostage Situation’ Near Kean University

Someone called 911 and directed law enforcement to a home on Newark Avenue, where they claimed a Kean University student was holding his brother and sister hostage with a pipe bomb.

07/21/2013

Passengers being re-screened after an evacuation at LaGuardia Airport's central terminal - April 16, 2013 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Port Authority: All-Clear After Evacuation At LaGuardia Airport

The Port Authority says the all-clear has been given after the upper level of the central terminal building at LaGuardia Airport was evacuated Tuesday morning.

04/16/2013

(credit: Peter Haskell, WCBS 880)

Port Authority Bus Terminal Evacuated Due To Suspicious Package

The Port Authority Bus Terminal was evacuated Monday evening, after someone found a package of what looked like grenades.

02/11/2013

Drug Lab Investigation

Police Find Suspected Drug Lab In Hell’s Kitchen

Two floors of an apartment building in Hell’s Kitchen were evacuated Monday evening, after police discovered what might have been a drug lab.

01/21/2013

A bomb squad examines an SUV suspected to be a car bomb in Times Square. Credit: CBS

NY Given Additional $1.4 Million In Homeland Security Money

New York officials say $1.4 million in federal homeland security money will be distributed to support the operations of a dozen bomb squads across the state.

04/01/2012

Marc Ringel (credit: Nassau County Police Department)

Man Allegedly Found In Woodmere Home With Guns, Explosives & Pot, To Be Arraigned Thursday

Police say they are not sure of Marc Ringel’s motives, but say the don’t believe he is a member of an extremist group or a terrorist.

03/07/2012

(credit: CBS 2)

Workers Discover Cannonball At Governors Island Renovation Site

Workers were digging in the water and the cannonball, believed to be from the Civil War time period, was found in dirt that was scooped up by their backhoe, officials said.

02/02/2012

Police investigation at Wayne Hills High. (credit: CBS 2)

Evacuation Ends At NJ High School

Police said students at Wayne Hills High were forced to wait on the bleachers of the football field as police investigate the report of a suspicious package.

09/15/2010