New York City subway scare suspect taken into police custody

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Sun, 18 Aug 2019 02:53:11 +0000

FILE - This photo released by NYPD shows a person of interest wanted for questioning in regard to the suspicious items placed inside the Fulton Street subway station in Lower Manhattan on Friday, Aug. 16, 2019 in New York. Chief of Detectives Dermot Shea tweeted Saturday, Aug. 17, that the man seen holding one of the rice cookers in surveillance video was taken into custody. The discovery of the cookers Friday led to an evacuation and roiled the morning commute. (NYPD via AP, File)

NEW YORK — A homeless man from West Virginia faced charges Saturday for allegedly placing two devices that looked like pressure cookers in a New York City subway station, forcing an evacuation and snarling the morning commute, police said. Larry Kenton Griffin II, of Bruno, West Virginia, was awaiting arraignment late Saturday in Manhattan’s central […]

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Subway first step in easing Indonesian capital’s carmageddon

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Mon, 18 Mar 2019 06:55:35 +0000

Subway first step in easing Indonesian capital's carmageddon

JAKARTA, Indonesia – Commuting in Indonesia’s gridlocked capital will for some involve less frustration, sweat and fumes when its first subway line opens later this month.

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China’s fastest subway train to run in September

Credit to Author: lalos| Date: Thu, 31 Jan 2019 09:54:12 +0000

China's fastest subway train to run in September

Subway trains designed to run on Beijing’s new airport subway line, which links the Beijing Daxing International Airport and Caoqiao subway station in downtown Beijing, made its debut on Tuesday.

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Soil tests begin for $3.7-B Makati subway project

Credit to Author: jvicente| Date: Thu, 13 Dec 2018 04:25:24 +0000

Soil tests begin for $3.7-B Makati subway project

Publicly listed Philippine Infradev Holdings Inc. — formerly known as IRC Properties Inc. — has begun the first physical phase of its proposed Makati City subway by undertaking soil testing ahead of the $3.7-billion project’s actual construction.

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