The central terminal building at LaGuardia Airport in New York City was evacuated due to a suspicious package, Steve Coleman, a spokesman for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, said today in an e-mail.
Law-enforcement officials searched an apartment in the Boston suburb of Revere as the FBI took over the investigation into deadly bombings that struck near the finish line of the Boston Marathon yesterday.
Bombings killed three people, injured scores and sent smoke and flame soaring near the Boston Marathon’s finish line, triggering an FBI investigation into what authorities described as an act of terror.
James Holmes, accused of opening fire in a Colorado movie theater in July and killing 12 people, should face the death penalty, according to a prosecutor who said the law requires him to be “minister of justice.”
“The Croods,” the first major animation film of the year, opened as No. 1 in U.S. and Canadian theaters, with $43.6 million in sales for DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc. and its distributor, Twentieth Century Fox.
States need a larger role in forming a U.S. emergency-services radio network authorized by Congress after communication breakdowns among police and firefighters during the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, U.S. lawmakers said.