"Out of an abundance of caution", Mayor Bill de Blasio added.
Photographers snapped pictures of Rojas that appeared to show him climbing from the wrecked auto and running through the street before he was tackled by a group that included a muscular security supervisor at a nearby Planet Hollywood restaurant.
"If you didn't know her, you might think she's reserved or shy", school principal Eric Alburtus said.
Lowe says the driver then got out of his vehicle and started running until people tackled him.
"He's just mowing down people", said Asa Lowe, of Brooklyn, who was standing outside a store when he heard screaming.
The crash happened at midday on a hot, clear day that brought large crowds of people into the streets to enjoy the good weather. "He didn't stop. He just kept going".
Oil up on falling U.S. inventories
Global benchmark Brent crude, according to Reuters news agency, settled up $1.49 a barrel, or 3 per cent, to $50.22 a barrel. Crude prices rose further in Asia on Thursday, building on overnight gains following an upbeat report on USA inventories.
Le Maroc élu président de la Fédération africaine de leasing
La Fédération africaine de leasing a été portée sur les fonts baptismaux, en marge des premières assises africaines du leasing. Cette institution aura pour mission l'harmonisation des législations et des réglementations en matière de leasing en Afrique.
The White House says that President Donald Trump has been "made aware" that a auto plowed into a crowd of pedestrians in Times Square and that he will continue to receive updates as the situation unfolds. They didn't believe in me at one time in my lifetime. Ken Bradix, a door host supervisor at Planet Hollywood, struck him to get him to stop, Balde said.
Planet Hollywood said Bradix "selflessly and heroically took action, helping to stop the fleeing suspect".
Kelly Graves said she feared the worst, maybe a bomb, as "chaos" erupted and people began running.
White House press secretary Sean Spicer tweeted that Trump was briefed before NY authorities confirmed the death. It was unclear when Rojas, who was in custody, would get a lawyer or be arraigned.
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The stock went down -0.82% at some stage in past quarter. (NASDAQ: SIRI ) may not be done with its ambitions to take over Pandora. Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Sirius XM Holdings during the first quarter valued at about $105,000.
Over the last month, work has continued, particularly in the House, on bills not related to the budget or a fiscal fix. Options include extending for another 10 days, which requires two-thirds support in each chamber, or looking to Gov.
The day after the Flynn conversation [between Trump and Comey], Reince Priebus, the White House chief of staff, asked Mr. Jim Banks (R-Ind) gave when asked if the appointment of special counsel Robert Mueller was evidence of a witch hunt.
Ryan said he told fellow House Republicans during a private meeting not to rush to judgement. "Mueller is a great selection". Director Mueller will still be in the chain of command under the Trump-appointed leadership of the Justice Department.
He said Assange had convinced Swedish prosecutors during a November meeting past year that he was not guilty of any sex offenses. Police kept up round-the-clock guard outside the embassy until previous year , when the operation was scaled back.
But opportunities were at a premium with Izzy Brown clipping the bar the closest that either side came to a breakthrough. His long range left-footed strike curled just wide of the target. "But we have to see it as a normal game".
The par score is in the 170s and chasing has been an advantage with dew making it hard for bowlers to grip the ball. 11 Number of batsmen to aggregate 3000 runs in the IPL, with Ajinkya Rahane being the latest entrant to this club.
Younus, 39, became the first Pakistan batsman to reach 10,000 Test runs in the opening match of the series and played 118 Tests. The victory was a historic one as it marked the first time that Pakistan won a Test series in the Caribbean.
Tite convoque Jemerson et David Luiz — Brésil
Ce vendredi, Tite , le sélectionneur du Brésil, a annoncé sa liste de joueurs sélectionnés pour les matchs amicaux de juin. Marquinhos n'est bien sûr pas mis de côté à cause d'un problème de performance, mais pour être laissé au repos.
FM to chair GST Council meet in Srinagar on Friday
Dar said the business community and the people would fight tooth and nail to oppose GST implementation in the State. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik said the uniform tax system across the country would benefit the customers.
United Kingdom police say Assange still faces arrest
Juan Branco told The Associated Press in Paris that he wants Macron to help Assange leave the Ecuadorean Embassy in London. The investigation against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been dropped by Sweden's Director of Public Prosecution.
Hacked? Microsoft Says Blame The Government
One of the major problems faced was users running on pirated versions of Windows were unable to install security updates . Microsoft was fast in lashing out at the National Security Agency (NSA) for the security loophole exploitable by hackers.
Flipkart, Amazon top LinkedIn's companies list
Similarly, OYO Rooms ranked at #9, has transformed the hospitality industry to become a budget traveler's first choice. LinkedIn further said that numerous good employers have one thing in common - they reward their employees well.
Wisconsin Retiree Charged in Shooting of Amtrak Conductor
Bond is set at $1.5 million for the man charged with shooting an Amtrak conductor on the Metra platform in suburban Naperville . Klein worked for the Federal Protective Services, a branch of Homeland Security responsible for protecting federal buildings.