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Statue of Liberty Evacuated After Threat

U.S. authorities asked visitors to leave the Statue of Liberty in New York Harbor Friday after a report of a suspicious package. The National Park Service said in a statement later Friday that all visitors and personnel were safe. Local media reported that the evacuation was ordered after someone telephoned a bomb threat Friday morning and police dogs detected a suspicious scent on a package. The New York City police department said its bomb squad assisted in a security sweep of the...

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