MANHATTAN Multiple buildings in Columbus Circle were evacuated Wednesday after police responded to a suspicious package at the Time Warner Center, the New York headquarters of CNN, the network reported.
The package, believed to contain a pipe bomb, was addressed to former CIA Director John Brennan, who appears on air on other broadcast and cable outlets, the Associated Press reports.
A mobile NYC Emergency Alert went out after 11 a.m. alerting people on West 58th Street between Eighth Avenue and Columbus to shelter in place as law enforcers handled the possibly explosive device. Watch live: http://cbsn.ws/2R9XBli
ABC News SPECIAL REPORT: Explosive devices addressed to homes of Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama intercepted by Secret Service, as Time Warner Center, home of CNN in New York, was evacuated due to suspicious package. George Stephanopoulos anchors: https://abcn.ws/2D5NaMw
Posted by ABC News Live on Wednesday, October 24, 2018