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NYC Chelsea Explosion, bomb, terrorism

New York – Police are hunting for answers on what caused an explosion that injured 29 people in New York’s Chelsea neighborhood, shortly before a second suspicious device was found nearby. Authorities removed a second explosive device early Sunday — reportedly a pressure cooker — near the site of Saturday night’s blast that injured more than two dozen people in the Chelsea neighborhood.

Chelsea Explosion: What We Know and Don’t Know

New York Times – ‎10 hours ago‎
Mayor Bill de Blasio of New York City said that there was no specific evidence linking the Chelsea explosion to a blast that happened 11 hours before in Seaside Park, N.J., where an improvised device exploded in a garbage can near the course of a

Chelsea explosion definitely a ‘bombing;’ components of IED found at blast site;NYC security stepped up

New York’s PIX11 / WPIX-TV – ‎4 hours ago‎
CHELSEA, Manhattan — An explosion during a bustling night in NYC’s Chelsea neighborhood over the weekend that resulted in 29 people being injured was “obviously an act of terrorism” although no links to international groups has been discovered, Gov.

Big blast, 29 injuries in NYC; pressure cooker device removed nearby

USA TODAY – ‎6 hours ago‎
NEW YORK — Authorities removed a second explosive device early Sunday — reportedly a pressure cooker — near the site of Saturday night’s blast that injured more than two dozen people in the Chelsea neighborhood. At a news conference before the

New York explosion that injured 29 was ‘intentional act,’ mayor says

CNN – ‎10 hours ago‎
New York (CNN) Police are hunting for answers on what caused an explosion that injured 29 people in New York’s Chelsea neighborhood, shortly before a second suspicious device was found nearby. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio told reporters early …

Explosion that injured 29 in New York ‘obviously an act of terrorism,’ governor says

Washington Post – ‎17 hours ago‎
Authorities confirmed that all 29 victims had been treated and released from hospitals Sunday morning.New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) said Sunday that there is “no evidence of an international terrorism connection” in the explosion in Chelsea, though

New York bombing: Investigators searching for suspects, motive

CNN – ‎1 hour ago‎
It’s still unclear whether that suspicious device has any connection to Saturday’s explosion, which shook New York City’s Chelsea neighborhood and sent panicked people scrambling for cover. A police bomb squad was still investigating the device Sunday …

Manhattan Explosion Leaves 29 Hurt; 2nd Device Probed

ABC News – ‎13 hours ago‎
“Tonight, New York City experienced a very bad incident,” de Blasio said at a news conference near the scene in Chelsea. “We have no credible and specific threat at this moment. ” De Blasio said the blast was “an intentional act” and tried to calm any

What to Know About the Chelsea Explosion

TIME – ‎5 hours ago‎
An explosion in the Chelsea neighborhood of New York City injured 29 people Saturday evening in what Mayor Bill de Blasio called an “intentional act.” Authorities found “components indicative of an IED” at the bombing site, NYPD Commissioner James …

Chelsea explosion in NYC injures multiple people: NYPD

amNY – ‎2 hours ago‎
Mayor Bill de Blasio called Saturday’s bombing in Chelsea intentional, but he said there was “a lot more work” to be done before authorities will be able to establish a motive for the explosion, which wounded 29 people. “We know there was a bombing

‘There will be more’: Chilling 911 call after the Chelsea explosion

New York Post – ‎2 hours ago‎
Investigators have obtained surveillance video of a person placing the unexploded device, sources said. It was found by an older woman who was phoned by a friend checking on her in the wake of the explosion, sources said. The woman went outside her …

29 Hurt in Explosion in Chelsea

NBC New York – ‎6 hours ago‎
Governor Cuomo said that close to 1,000 additional New York State Police and National Guard troops will be dispatched to New York to guard transit stations and airports as a precuation following an explosion in Chelsea Saturday night. (Published 41 …

New York Gov. Says Chelsea Blast Shows No Links To International Terrorism

NPR – ‎3 hours ago‎
Authorities are also investigating whether the two devices in New York are linked to a pipe bomb blast in Seaside Park, New Jersey on Saturday that happened before a charity race. Nobody was injured by that explosion. De Blasio said that at this point, …

‘Intentional’ NYC explosion injures 29; possible secondary device found nearby

CNBC – ‎10 hours ago‎
An explosion shook the Chelsea section of New York City on Saturday, injuring dozens after a blast of unknown origin detonated near a heavily-trafficked commercial and residential area. Around 8:30 p.m. Eastern, an explosion rattled buildings in the

At least 25 hurt in explosion in NYC’s Chelsea neighborhood

Fox News – ‎15 hours ago‎
NEW YORK – An explosion in a crowded Chelsea neighborhood in Manhattan on Saturday night left more than 25 people injured, and authorities called the blast an “intentional act,” but said there was no terrorist connection. New York Mayor Bill de Blasio …

Chelsea Explosion Latest: 29 Injured in New York City Blast

Patch.com – ‎3 hours ago‎
NEW YORK, NY — A street-corner explosion that law enforcement sources said was caused by an intentionally detonated improvised device in the busy Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan sent shrapnel flying into pedestrians Saturday night, injuring at least …

Powerful Blast Injures at Least 29 in Manhattan; Second Device Found

New York Times – ‎14 hours ago‎
A powerful explosion caused by what the authorities believe was a homemade bomb injured at least 29 people on a crowded sidewalk in the bustling Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan on Saturday night. …. Credit Sandra Garcia/The New York Times.

New York explosion: 29 injured in ‘intentional bomb blast’, with second device found in Manhattan

Telegraph.co.uk – ‎5 hours ago‎
New York is on high alert after an explosion rocked the Chelsea district of Manhattan injuring 29 people, one seriously. Thousands of people were milling around one of Manhattan’s most fashionable areas when the blast ripped through the area shortly

Mayor Says Chelsea Explosion Not Terror-Related, as Police Remove Second Suspicious Device

NY1 – ‎12 hours ago‎
Mayor Bill de Blasio said Saturday that an explosion that rocked Manhattan’s Chelsea neighborhood Saturday night is not thought to be an act of terror, hours before bomb squad members safely removed a second suspicious device found four blocks away

Manhattan Blast That Injured 29 Does Not Appear to Be International Terrorism

New York Times – ‎4 hours ago‎
Andrew M. Cuomo said that a powerful explosion that rocked the Chelsea neighborhood in Manhattan on Saturday night, injuring 29 people, did not appear to be linked to international terrorism, but that it was a powerful bomb designed to kill. … The

Cuomo: NYS Police Officers, National Guard To Patrol NYC After Chelsea Explosion

CBS Local – ‎4 hours ago‎
Cuomo gave an update on the status of the investigation into the explosion at a press conference Sunday morning. Though there was damage reported, Cuomo says the blasts did not harm the subway system. Cuomo said full service should be restored for …

NYC Mayor de Blasio: Chelsea explosion in Manhattan was ‘intentional,’ no connection to terrorism

WABC-TV – ‎8 hours ago‎
New York City’s mayor said an explosion in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan Saturday night that injured 29 people was an “intentional act.” The explosion happened around 8:30 p.m. Saturday in front of 131 West 23rd Street, between Sixth and …

Chelsea Explosion: Police Remove Suspicious Device, Investigation Continues

CBS Local – ‎9 hours ago‎
It was chaos on West 23rd Street on Saturday night after an explosion in or near a dumpster by a busy intersection in Chelsea set off a chain of confusion and fear across New York City. The blast rattled nearby buildings, CBS2’s Jessica Layton reported.

More on NYC blast: What people saw in Chelsea

USA TODAY – ‎17 hours ago‎
Chaos erupted in New York on Saturday evening after an explosion shook buildings in the Chelseaneighborhood. At least 25 were hurt, although none of the injuries were believed to be life-threatening, the New York City Fire Department said. USA TODAY.

Chelsea Explosion: Street Closures, Traffic Advisories, Detours

CBS Local – ‎7 hours ago‎
NEW YORK, NY – SEPTEMBER 17: Police officers and firefighters respond to an explosion on September 17, 2016 at 23rd Street and 7th Avenue in the Chelsea neighborhood of New York City. According to reports, over 20 people have been taken to …

Explosion in Chelsea, NYC

TPM (blog) – ‎17 hours ago‎
You may have seen news of an explosion in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan tonight. The cause of the explosion is still unknown, though there’s a flood of speculation. As it happens, the place where the explosion occurred is literally directly

Dumpster bomb rocks Chelsea, injuring 29; second device found nearby

New York Post – ‎16 hours ago‎
“Omg that explosion knocked us out of our seats on my friends terrace in #Chelsea #NYC,” tweeted Kimberly Gantz. About three hours after the blast, cops rushed to 27th Street between Sixth and Seventh avenues, where they used a robot to retrieve the …

No Motive Known in New York Bombing that Injured 29

Voice of America – ‎2 hours ago‎
Police in New York are appealing to the public for information after an explosion in the Manhattan neighborhood of Chelsea injured 29 people late Saturday. Authorities called the blast “an intentional act.” New York Governor Andrew Cuomo labeled the …

29 injured in Chelsea explosion called ‘intentional act’ by NYC officials

Chicago Tribune – ‎18 hours ago‎
Witnesses said the explosion at about 8:30 p.m. blew out the windows of businesses and scattered debris. The Fire Department of New York said 29 people were injured, and 24 people were taken to hospitals. One person received a puncture wound that was …

How street closures, transit delays will affect your Monday commute after Chelsea explosion

New York’s PIX11 / WPIX-TV – ‎3 hours ago‎
NEW YORK — A day after an explosion rocked the bustling neighborhood of Chelsea Saturday night, some streets remain closed and subway lines affected as police investigate the scene on 23rd Street. The NYPD continues to survey the area at West 23rd …

‘An act of terrorism’: Investigators hunting for clues in NYC ‘bomb’ that injured 29

CNBC – ‎1 hour ago‎
“A bomb exploding in New York is obviously an act of terrorism,” Cuomo said Sunday morning. Less than three hours after the blast, an object police described as a “possible secondary device” was found just a few blocks away from the original explosion.
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FBI Takes Over Investigation Into Seaside Park Blast

CBS Local – ‎22 hours ago‎
SEASIDE PARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — The FBI has taken over the investigation into a blast inSeaside Park that occurred shortly before thousands of runners were due to participate in a charity 5K race to benefit Marines and sailors. Brad Cohen, the

UPDATE: Terrorism probed in Seaside Park blast; residents return home

Asbury Park Press – ‎Sep 17, 2016‎
SEASIDE PARK – A pipe-bomb-style device detonated in a garbage can at the start of the route of a Marine Corps charity race Saturday morning, injuring no one, but sparking a massive law-enforcement response and suspicions of terrorism. … The arson

Pipe Bomb Explodes Along 5K Seaside Park Racecourse on Jersey Shore

Patch.com – ‎Sep 17, 2016‎
The boardwalk area in Seaside Park, New Jersey, was evacuated – and a lockdown was in place – because of an explosion Saturday as authorities continued to search for any possible suspects. No one was injured in the blast, and no additional devices were …

Pipe bomb explodes near Seaside Park Semper Fi 5K Charity Run; several devices left in garbage can

New York’s PIX11 / WPIX-TV – ‎Sep 17, 2016‎
SEASIDE PARK, N.J.Seaside Park was placed on lockdown Saturday morning after a pipe bomb-styled device exploded in a garbage can near the Seaside Park Semper Fi 5K Charity Run route. Thedevice exploded about 9:30 a.m. at D Street and Ocean …

No Injuries Reported After Explosive Device Goes Off at Seaside Park in New Jersey; Marine Charity Run Canceled

KTLA – ‎Sep 17, 2016‎
Three pipe-bomb-type devices wired together were found near the boardwalk in Seaside Park. No injuries were reported, and a four-block area was evacuated, authorities said. An initial examination showed the devices were rudimentary, with some type of …

‘Pipe bomb-style device‘ explodes along military 5K route in Seaside

NJ.com – ‎Sep 17, 2016‎
SEASIDE PARK — An explosive device went off in a garbage pail Saturday morning along the route of a 5K run and walk to benefit military soldiers. Multiple devices were also found … him on Twitter @SpencerMKent. Find the Find NJ.com on Facebook.

Device Explodes Along Route Of Charity 5K Run In Seaside Park

CBS Local – ‎21 hours ago‎
Device Explodes Along Route Of Military 5K Run In Seaside Park A labeled water tower is illuminated at dusk less than a half mile away from where a device exploded on September 17, 2016 in Seaside Park, New Jersey. (Photo by Mark Makela/Getty Images).

Bomb explodes near Marine Corps race in New Jersey

CNN – ‎21 hours ago‎
Just after the explosion, Della Fave said, the area was placed on lockdown, and police deployed bomb detection dogs. He said no additional devices were found after the dogs completed their sweep. Race officials and local authorities canceled the event, …

Pipe bomb explodes in trash can near Jersey Shore charity race

CBS News – ‎22 hours ago‎
SEASIDE PARK, N.J. — An explosive device detonated in a Jersey Shore town Saturday shortly before thousands of runners were due to participate in a charity 5K race to benefit Marines and sailors, authorities said. An official with law enforcement told

Investigators Find Some Similarities Between NJ, NY Bombs

CBS Local – ‎1 hour ago‎
SEASIDE PARK, NJ – SEPTEMBER 17: Police officers patrol near the scene of an “pipe bomb-styledevice” explosion on September 17, 2016 in Seaside Park, New Jersey. The explosive devicedetonated in a trash can after 9:30am this morning along the …

New Jersey Explosion: 3 Pipe-Bomb-Type Devices Found

The Epoch Times – ‎5 hours ago‎
A charity race for military soldiers was canceled and roads in Seaside Park, N.J. were closed after an explosive device detonated in a garbage pail before the start of the event on Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016. (Robert Sciarrino/NJ Advance Media for NJ.com

Explosion in Seaside Park at site of 5K race to benefit Marines and sailors

WABC-TV – ‎Sep 17, 2016‎
A powerful explosion shook homes in Seaside Park just after 9:30 Saturday morning, eerily close to the mapped out route of the ‘Semper Five’ race, an annual 5K charity race honoring the U.S. Marines and Sailors. The person who is behind this seemingly …

Official: More devices wired to pipe bomb failed to detonate

News 12 New Jersey – ‎6 hours ago‎
A four-block perimeter around the site was quickly evacuated, and residents were ordered to stay indoors as authorities swept the area for any more devices. Route 35 was shut down, and no incoming traffic was permitted into Seaside Park for much of the

Device Explodes Near Route of Charity Race in Jersey Shore

New York Times – ‎Sep 17, 2016‎
Police officers patrolled the beach near the scene of improvised explosive device in Seaside Park,N.J., on Saturday. It exploded in a trash can near the route of a five-kilometer charity run, which was canceled. Credit Mark Makela/Getty Images. An

No suspect in custody after Seaside Park explosion

NJ.com – ‎Sep 17, 2016‎
SEASIDE PARK — Authorities say they have not yet apprehended a suspect after a “pipe bomb-style”device went off in a garbage pail Saturday morning along the route of a 5K run and walk to benefit military soldiers. … Find the Find NJ.com on Facebook.

Device explodes in garbage can in Seaside, NJ; boardwalk evacuated

SILive.com – ‎Sep 17, 2016‎
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — A device exploded in a garbage pail along the route of a 5K run to benefit military soldiers on Saturday in Seaside Park, N.J., according to NJ.com. The explosion occurred at 9:30 a.m. along the route of the Seaside Semper Five …

N.J. shore on alert after device explodes in Seaside

NJ.com – ‎Sep 17, 2016‎
The explosion in Seaside Park occurred at around 9:30 a.m. along the route of the Semper Five Marine Corps Charity 5K beginning at The Sawmill to 14th Avenue and back. Bomb squad officials also found multiple devices “wired together” in the same …

FBI leads investigation of pipe bomb on route of military charity 5K

6abc.com – ‎Sep 17, 2016‎
An explosive device detonated in the New Jersey beach town of Seaside Park this morning as thousands of people were getting ready to run a 5k charity race befitting U.S. Marines and sailors, which investigators suspect was the intended target

Pipe Bomb Explodes in Garbage Can Near Boardwalk in Seaside Park

NBC 10 Philadelphia – ‎21 hours ago‎
A pipe bomb exploded in a New Jersey shore town Saturday shortly before thousands of runners were to participate in a charity 5K race to benefit Marines and sailors, authorities said. No injuries were … “I heard it go off,” said Suzanne Miller of

Christie: Law Enforcement Has ‘Promising Leads’ In Seaside Park Explosion

CBS Local – ‎4 hours ago‎
Special Agent Michael Whitaker, a spokesman for the FBI office in Newark, said state and federal investigators were still canvassing the Seaside Park area Sunday and conducting interviews. He also said travel restrictions imposed after the blast had

No injuries after pipe bomb explodes before Marine charity run in New Jersey

Fox News – ‎22 hours ago‎
No injuries were reported in the blast in Seaside Park around 9:30 a.m., officials said. The third annual “Semper Five” run … An explosive device discharged within a garbage pail (Pictured below) at approximately 9:35 am. There are no reported

Is The Chelsea, NY Explosion Related To The Seaside Park, NJ Bomb?

Romper – ‎4 hours ago‎
When an outdoor explosion rocked a New York City neighborhood Saturday night on the heels of a pipe bomb going off in New Jersey today, one question likely to be on many people’s minds is, “Is the Chelsea explosion related to the Seaside Park, New

FBI: N.J. beaches reopened after pipe bomb blast, probe ongoing

Chicago Tribune – ‎3 hours ago‎
… in a garbage can near the Seaside Park Semper Five 5k Charity Run route. Seaside Park, New Jersey, was placed on lockdown Saturday after a pipe bomb-style device exploded in a garbage can near the Seaside Park Semper Five 5k Charity Run route.

Trash can bomb explodes on route of Seaside Park military charity race

New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio – ‎Sep 17, 2016‎
The Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office said bomb dogs are searching for a possible second device inSeaside Park. The reason or cause of the explosion was not immediately known Saturday morning, but a spokesman for the prosecutor said the device was …

Device explodes at Marine race on Jersey Shore

WTHR – ‎20 hours ago‎
SEASIDE PARK, N.J. (WNYC) – A device exploded in Seaside Park, New Jersey, Saturday morning as about 5,000 runners were set to participate in a 5k Marine charity race, authorities said. The explosive device went off in a garbage can on D Street and …

Seaside Park Boardwalk Evacuated After Device Detonates; Bomb Squad on Scene

Shorebeat – ‎Sep 17, 2016‎
The Seaside Park boardwalk is closed and police K9 units and a bomb squad have been called to the scene around D Street after some type of device detonated. Shorebeat obtained a photo of a devicesmoking in a trash can. Other reports said an explosive …

Explosion in New Jersey Along Course of 5k Race Under Investigation

ABC News – ‎Sep 17, 2016‎
An explosive device detonated in the New Jersey beach town of Seaside Park Saturday along the route of a 5k charity race befitting U.S. Marines and sailors that drew thousands of runners, officials said. The start of the run had been delayed due to the

Pipe Bomb Explodes Along Road Race Route in New Jersey

New York Magazine – ‎5 hours ago‎
An explosive pipe-bomb-style device blew up a garbage can in Seaside Park, New Jersey on Saturday morning, just before thousands of people were set to pass by for a U.S. Marine charity road run , according to the Philadelphia Inquirer. No one was

Device Explodes at Marine Race on Jersey Shore: Police

NBC 10 Philadelphia – ‎Sep 17, 2016‎
A device exploded in Seaside Park, New Jersey, Saturday morning as about 5,000 people were set to run a 5k Marine charity race and police are investigating another suspicious package in the shore town, authorities said. (Published 5 minutes ago).

No Injuries in Seaside Park; Device Was Reportedly Pipe Bomb Along Route of Marine Corps Run

Shorebeat – ‎Sep 17, 2016‎
Al Della Fave, spokesman for the Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office, said the area is on lock down while bomb dogs search for additional devices. There is a report of at least one other device, which theNew Jersey State Police bomb squad will make safe, …
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