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Manhattan terror attack


Manhattan terror attack: Acquaintances say bike path suspect was argumentative, angry

November 03, 2017 10:41 am

After plowing through the bike path and into a school bus, authorities said, he emerged from the vehicle, brandishing air guns and yelling ``God is great!'' in Arabic.

Donald Trump renews call for death penalty for New York truck attack suspect

November 03, 2017 7:52 am

Saipov was taken to Bellevue after he was shot in the abdomen by a police officer at the time of his arrest.

New York attacker should be put to death, says Donald Trump

November 02, 2017 11:02 pm

Hours after the terrorist attack, United States President Donald Trump directed the Department of Homeland Security for "extreme vetting". He has also supported the idea of sending the suspect to Guantanamo Bay terrorist detention centre in Cuba.

Donald Trump says Manhattan terror suspect 'should get death penalty'

November 02, 2017 12:08 pm

After the devastating terror attack in Manhattan that took place on Tuesday, Trump stepped up his demand for stricter immigration laws to curb the terror menace.

Trump calls for ending visa program after New York attack, blasts Democrats

November 02, 2017 8:01 am

Trump on Wednesday renewed his call for a "merit-based" visa system - which would favor the highly skilled - and for ending "chain migration," which allows legal immigrants to apply for relatives abroad to come to the United States.

Argentina mourns death of five of its citizens in New York attack

November 02, 2017 7:14 am

The incident marked the deadliest single attack in New York since suicide hijackers crashed jetliners into the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center in lower Manhattan on Sept. 11, 2001, killing more than 2,600 people.

FBI finds second Uzbek sought over Manhattan terror attack

November 02, 2017 5:58 am

Less than an hour after the FBI released posters with a picture of Mukhammadzoir Kadirov, 32, and appealed for information, William Sweeney, the assistant director of the FBI's New York field office said he had been located.

Manhattan terror attack: Bike path suspect's defense seeks fair treatment

November 02, 2017 5:33 am

Federal defender David Patton is representing Uzbek immigrant and terrorism suspect Sayfullo Saipov. He says, "How we as a society treat Mr. Saipov will say more about us than it will about him.''

Donald Trump wants tougher immigration law after attack by 'animal'

November 01, 2017 11:25 pm

Earlier Wednesday, Trump called the visa program "a Chuck Schumer beauty," a reference to the Senate's Democratic leader.

Manhattan terror attack suspect entered US via diversity visa program

November 01, 2017 11:03 pm

The Diversity Immigrant Visa Program covers immigrants from countries with low rates of immigration to the US. President Donald Trump says he will consider sending the suspected New York City truck attacker to the prison in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.