CNN NYC Building All Clear After Another Bomb Threat Forced Evacuation

CNN’s New York Office Evacuates Over Bomb Threat

CNN is showing taped programming Thursday night after a bomb threat forced the evacuation of CNN's New York City headquarters.

MSNBC anchor Brian Williams interviewed WNYC investigative reporter Jonathan Dienst for the latest.

The threat came Thursday night when a caller indicated there were five devices in the building, according to a law enforcement source.

The bomb threat was called in while CNN's Don Lemon was in mid-broadcast.

"It's kind of a repeat situation of what we went through in October", Lemon said on CNN.

After a sweep of the building, police did not find any explosives and employees were allowed back inside the building just after 11pm. Prominent democrats, including ex-US President Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, mega donor George Soros, former Attorney General Eric Holder received similar packages.

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Authorities are investigating a reported bomb threat at CNN's NY office.

Police said the building was evacuated and building security did a preliminary search.

"The Fake News hates me saying that they are the Enemy of the People only because they know it's TRUE", he tweeted in August.

In October, CNN's NY headquarters was evacuated after a package containing a crude pipe bomb, which was addressed to ex-Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) chief John Brennan, was found.

A Florida man named Cesar Sayoc was arrested for allegedly sending them and was indicted on 30 federal counts.

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