"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".
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 Election Commission earlier in the day convened an all-party meeting over the issue of EVM and other electoral reforms. From all India Trinamool Congress's perspective, Mukul Roy demanded reintroduction of paper ballot system.
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.
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Mr Morrison has not said whether he still intends to return to surplus by 2021, a key pledge he made a year ago . The budget deficit will be $29.4 billion in 2017-18, improving to a surplus of $7.4 billion by 2020-21.
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.
The Cavs finished off the Raptors about an hour before Game 4 between the Celtics and Wizards tipped off in Washington. Of course, Lowry is an interesting person to follow these days, as he becomes a free agent this summer.
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 president has broad authority to declassify documents and information, which means Trump likely did not violate the law. This comes hot on the heels of reports that Trump shared classified information with Russian Federation about Isis.
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.
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.
Mourinho's satisfaction did not extend to the Premier League's schedulers. You only know them when you have them in good moments and bad moments.
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.
Younis sign off quietly as Windies take control
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.
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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.