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New York curfew lengthened as looting rips through Big Apple

Trump laments vandalizing of iconic department store Macy's

Police detain a person suspected of looting a store in New York City's borough of Manhattan on June 2.

NEW YORK -- With looting and violence spinning out of control, New York City has extended its nighttime curfew on nonessential workers through Sunday.

The curfew initially imposed Monday for 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. -- the first such order since 1943 -- will now start at 8 p.m. as of Tuesday. Similar restrictions have been ordered in Washington, D.C., and Los Angeles.

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