NEW YORK (AP) — New York’s Penn Station has reopened after a brief evacuation while authorities investigated a suspicious package.
A spokesman for the Metropolitan Transportation Authority says the Manhattan station, one of the nation’s busiest transit hubs, was evacuated Thursday night after the suspicious package was reported about 10 p.m.READ MORE: Flyers Fans Return To Packed Wells Fargo Center For First Time In More Than 500 Days
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While the station was closed, Long Island Railroad service was suspended between Penn Station and the Jamaica section of Queens. After it reopened, some residual delays were expected.
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