Commuter train crashes into New Jersey station; more than 100 injured

Sep 30, 2016

Commuter train crashes into New Jersey station; more than 100 injured

A commuter train from New York barreled into a New Jersey rail station without stopping and crashed during the Thursday morning rush hour, injuring more than 100 people, some of them critically, authorities said. Witnesses reported seeing one woman trapped under concrete and many ...

ACLU representing NYC, New Jersey bombing suspect

Sep 27, 2016

ACLU representing NYC, New Jersey bombing suspect

The American Civil Liberties Union on Monday began representing a man accused of setting off bombs in New York and New Jersey and injuring more than 30 people. A lawyer for the organization’s New Jersey chapter entered a notice of appearance in Ahmad Khan ...

Investigators looking into whether NYC bomb suspect had help

Sep 22, 2016

Investigators looking into whether NYC bomb suspect had help

U.S. authorities investigated on Wednesday whether anyone helped an Afghan-born American citizen charged with carrying out bombings in New York and New Jersey, while the city’s top federal public defender asked for access to the man. Police in New York City also said they ...

NY, NJ bombs found by thieves, street denizens; ingredients easy to get

Sep 20, 2016

NY, NJ bombs found by thieves, street denizens; ingredients easy to get

Thieves inadvertently helped police find a bomb in New York’s fashionable neighborhood of Chelsea, it emerged Monday after the suspect wanted for planting the device and detonating another was arrested. The pressure cooker device was discovered on 27th Street late Saturday — four blocks ...