• CNN Evacuated After Bomb Threat - Network Forced To Air Taped Programs

    6 days ago - By Deadline

    The New York CNN headquarters was evacuated Thursday night after a bomb threat , according to tweets from several of its news people.
    It is unclear whether the threat was against the news network or targeted a nearby location. New York Police are investigating, and CNN is airing taped programming while that continues.
    CNN's Brian Stelter tweeted that 58th Street, immediately outside the CNN Columbus Circle headquarters, was also closed.
    CNN anchor Don Lemon tweeted that...
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  • CNN's New York Offices Evacuated During Don Lemon's Show Following Bomb Threat

    6 days ago - By The Wrap

    CNN's New York City offices were evacuated Wednesday night and live programming on the cable news network was replaced by reruns, after a bomb threat was made in the immediate area.
    CNN host Don Lemon told followers on Twitter that he was evacuated in the middle of his nightly show. A rrepeat of Thursday's episode of “Anderson Cooper 360” was aired after the evacuation.
    “We were evacuated in the middle of my live show. Bomb threat,” Lemon tweeted. “We're running taped programming. NYPD is investigating. Stay tuned. cnn nypd
    “The NYPD is investigating a bomb threat near CNN NYC's office at...
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