Economy

NY officials speak on attack

NY officials speak on attack”

A million New Yorkers came out for the Halloween parade, just hours after the incidents, Cuomo said.

The effort to terrorize NY with the Manhattan truck attack "failed", said Governor Andrew Cuomo, describing the attacker's actions as those of "a depraved coward".

Both said they did not receive calls directly from the president, but were called by Acting Homeland Security Sec. I am bothered by an attempt by anyone to try and politicize this situation.

The governor said he is bothered by "anyone trying to politicize this", which he said plays "right into the hands of the terrorists".

"The president's tweets, I think, were not helpful".

Trump criticized New York Sen.

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio called the attack a "cowardly act of terror".

"It was New Yorkers' way of saying we will not be deterred, we are not terrorized, you will not win", the governor added. Schumer told reporters on Wednesday that he and the president haven't spoken in two to three weeks.

29-year-old Uzbek citizen Sayfullo Saipov drove this truck through a cycle path killing pedestrians and cyclists in NY on Tuesday afternoon. Sayfullo Saipov, an Uber driver was shot in the abdomen by police on the spot and taken into custody and later underwent surgery.

- This report was updated at 3:45 p.m.



Like this

loading...
loading...

Latest


02 November 2017
Reporter Violently Arrested While Filming Ed Gillespie's Campaign Vehicle
Police slammed a reporter to the ground before a campaign event for Virginia GOP gubernational candidate Ed Gillespie. He has also told reporters he shares videos with American Bridge, a Democratic political action committee.

02 November 2017
Whole Foods hiring 6000 employees at 'on-the-spot' November 2 event
The grocery chain will hire 6,000 people at national hiring day event at all of its stores Thursday. Whole Foods Market is looking for thousands of new employees.

02 November 2017
Man accused of stomping mother to death, dismembering body — GRAPHIC
Prosecutors allege Peck returned to Walmart on October 26 to buy luggage, a duffel bag, and a steam cleaner. Brian Peck was ordered held without bail Tuesday as a judge called him "an extreme threat to the public".

02 November 2017
British police request extradition of Manchester bomber's brother from Libya
Police have also been working through 16,000 hours of CCTV and over 8 million lines of telephone communications data. He is a younger sibling of Salman Abedi, who carried out the attack at the Ariana Grande concert, killing 22 people.

02 November 2017
Protect your family from carbon monoxide this winter
"As colder weather arrives, we start seeing more carbon monoxide poisonings", said Sharon Nelson, Monroe County health officer. Williams also says the best advice she can give is to make sure that you have a working Carbon dioxide detector in your home.

02 November 2017
Okaro White starting at power forward for Heat on Wednesday
The rookie has made 17 threes, which is the most by any player after six career National Basketball Association games. The Heat end this season-long six-game home stand 3-3 and now hit the road for six games, starting Friday in Denver.

02 November 2017
Shane Morris leads Central Michigan to comeback win over Western Michigan
CMU improves to 5-4 overall and 3-2 in Mid-American Conference play, while WMU dropped to 5-4 overall and 2-3 in the MAC. Franklin rushed for 228 yards and two touchdowns for his fourth straight 100-yard game for Western Michigan (5-3, 3-1).

02 November 2017
Govt urged to intervene in Manus Island crisis
John Key's successor Bill English did not push the issue when he took over as New Zealand Prime Minister in 2016. Refugees resettled in New Zealand can apply to become citizens after five years.

02 November 2017
World Series victor proposes on live TV
As if it wasn't already the best night of his life, Carlos Correa made another unbelievable memory after winning the World Series. Houston Astros champion Carlos Correa capped off the best day of his baseball career with the next big step in his personal life.

02 November 2017
The lineup for tonight's television show (no spoilers)
When asked who she thinks will win the four way at Houston, she says she knows who can't win the big match, and that's Ember Moon. AOP hit the Super Collider and the Last Chapter on Young, but the pin was broken up by The Undisputed Era.