Truck rampage is first successful NYC terror attack since 9/11; here are the ones that have been stopped

NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 17: Members of the New York Police Department (NYPD) Strategic Response Group, which is funded in part through the Urban Area Security Initiative grant, stand outside NYPD headquarters after a press conference with NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton, Sen. Charles Schumer (D-NY) and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio criticizing the White House's proposed budget for 2017, which cuts counterterrorism funding by nearly $300 million on February 17, 2016 in New York City. In the proposed budget the Urban Area Security Initiative grant would be cut from $600 million to $330 million. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

NEW YORK — A 29-year-old man mowed down pedestrians and bikers in lower Manhattan Tuesday, killing at least eight  people.

Mayor Bill de Blasio called it “a cowardly act of terror aimed at innocent civilians going about their lives.” It’s the first successful terror attack in New York City since the attacks on 9/11. The NYPD has foiled several attempts in the years since. Here are some:

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