03:39 GMT19 January 2021
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    Trump Tower in New York, home to president-elect Donald Trump, was evacuated on Tuesday after a report of a "suspicious package.”

    In videos posted to social media, people were seen fleeing the building at the direction of uniformed officers.

    Trump is currently in Florida at his Mar-a-Lago estate for the holidays.

    Shortly after 5 p.m. local time, the suspicious package was"deemed safe" by the New York Police Department and the evacuation orders were ended. Police confirmed that the package was actually a bag of children's toys.


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