According to the Office of Emergency Management, 8th Avenue is closed between West 44th and West 45th Street in Manhattan because of police activity. We'll update with more details as they come come in, but according to one report over the wires, it's a "suspicious package." UPDATE: The Office of Emergency Management says, "police activity has concluded on 8th Ave. between West 44th and West 45th Street. 8th Ave. is now open." Sorry, no heroes today. As you were.