The NYPD said it was investigating an explosion "at Astoria East & North Queens Con Ed power plant".
Say, NYC, wtf was this?
Another one added: "Something exploded in NY making the sky look attractive".
The fire, which has since been brought under control, caused a power outage in the area and also affected flights out of LaGuardia Airport.
Power had been largely restored to LaGuardia by 11 pm. and the airport was resuming normal operations. "I ran up to my rooftop and grabbed the video while it lasted for a few minutes".
After a stoppage because of the power failure, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority said in a tweet that the No. 7 train had resumed making all stops but warned of "extensive delays" in both directions.
Japan has said the IWC has become more like an opponent of whaling than an organization aiming for sustainability. Protein-rich whale meat was a major source of nutrition in the postwar era when it was served in school lunches.
Many critics have said a USA departure would be a betrayal to those fighters, who would face the dangers of a Turkish assault. It was unclear which American troops might leave or whether North Atlantic Treaty Organisation has been informed.
The 25-year-old had a wonderful season with Lyon last season and has 9 goals and 4 assists from all competitions this time around. Another potential January target for Chelsea is Borussia Dortmund star Christian Pulisic, who is valued at £60m.
Gustafsson now headlines the new UFC 232 card from Los Angeles with tickets to The Forum going on sale this Wednesday, Dec. 26. Jones (22-1) is scheduled to meet Alexander Gustafsson (18-4) for the light heavyweight title.
The shutdown has been playing out against the backdrop of turmoil in the stock market, which is having a roller-coaster week. Roughly 420,000 workers were deemed essential and are working unpaid, while another 380,000 have been furloughed.
Kalin said there will be no "step back, weakness, halting or a slowing down" of the fight against the Islamic State. "I made it clear from the beginning that our mission in Syria was to strip ISIS of its military strongholds", Mr.
Prosecutors declined to file charges over a 1992 allegation because the statute of limitations had run out. In October 2017, Spacey apologized for any inappropriate conduct with Rapp but has not commented since.
The Bears had a chance to close out the game later on the drive but an Allen Robinson fumble gave the 49ers one last chance. They're headed to the playoffs for the first time since the 2010 team won the division on the way to the NFC title game.
Release is the process in which asylum seekers are released into the US with an ankle monitor until a later court hearing. Mexican government says it reaffirms its sovereign right to admit or reject the entry of foreigners into its territory.
Blizzard warning, more snow and wind expected
This year, Christmas Day had temperatures change little from the daytime high of 26 degrees to the overnight low of 22 degrees. Cloud. "The snow will end over the Southern Plains by Thursday evening and over the Northern/Central Plains by Friday evening".
Israel steps up attacks on Hezbollah in Damascus
Several senior members of the Lebanon militant group were injured as they boarded a plane for Iran, according to Newsweek . State television Al-Ekhbariya carried a breaking ticker saying air defenses had intercepted missiles.
Photos of President Trump’s surprise Iraq visit
Mr Trump said the U.S. could use Iraq as a forward base if "we wanted to do something in Syria ", Reuters news agency reports. President Donald Trump arrived in Iraq late on Christmas Day to meet with US troops, the White House revealed Wednesday.
Dodgers trade Yasiel Puig, Matt Kemp, Alex Wood to Reds
Three high-profile Dodgers include prized outfielders Yasiel Puig and Matt Kemp , along with starting pitcher Alex Wood . Reds president of baseball operations Dick Williams said following the deal that the Reds aren't done making moves.