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Tufts Bomb Scare Threatens Campus, Finals (part 1)

Daniel Nelson | Posted 05.13.2016 | College
Daniel Nelson

An unidentified individual had torched a car parked next the campus Health Services building. Authorities responded to the blaze and quickly put out the wreck. Then, they found a note taped to a nearby door. It was a bomb threat. This was going to be no ordinary Monday.

No Bomb Found After Joint Base Andrews Lockdown

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 05.12.2016 | Politics

A "false alarm" involving a woman claiming to have a bomb strapped to her chest at Joint Base Andrews outside Washington, D.C., ended without injury T...

Connecticut Man Arrested For Threatening To Bomb Trump Rally: Police

Reuters | Nina Golgowski | Posted 04.24.2016 | Crime

A 20-year-old Connecticut man was arrested after being accused of sending threats on Twitter to bomb a rally for Republican presidential candidate Don...

Students Found With Bomb-Making Materials At George Mason University: Cops

The Huffington Post | Nina Golgowski | Posted 03.22.2016 | Crime

Three students have been arrested after George Mason University police found bomb-making materials in a dorm room last week, authorities said Tuesday....

Chris Christie Faults Obama For Failing To Prevent Los Angeles Bomb Hoax

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 12.15.2015 | Politics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) on Tuesday cited a bomb hoax that forced the closure of all schools in the Los Angeles Unified School District to m...

NYPD Commissioner Blasts LA's 'Overreaction' To Bomb Threat

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 12.15.2015 | Politics

NEW YORK -- While Los Angeles public schools shut down Tuesday after an anonymous bomb threat, New York City handled the same threat by dismissing it....

Man Accused Of Calling In Bomb Threats After Missing Flight

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 12.05.2015 | Crime

A man from Norway called in two hoax bomb threats to Philadelphia International Airport on Thursday because he was running late for his rescheduled fl...

She Had a Bomb Threat on Her Plane to Paris, What She Did Next Will Change Your Life

Sara El-Yafi | Posted 12.01.2015 | Politics
Sara El-Yafi

So, for what it's worth, I apologize to this man. And I apologize to all men and women who endure any type of fear-based, awful, oppressive discrimination based on their faith. We have got a long way to go before we make everyone feel safe in our world.

2 Air France Flights Bound For Paris Diverted After Bomb Threats

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 11.18.2015 | World

Two Paris-bound Air France airliners were diverted Tuesday night after bomb threats. Air France said both flights were ordered grounded after takeoff ...

Dear Ahmed Mohamed: I Know What You're Going Through

Kiera Wilmot | Posted 09.23.2016 | Politics
Kiera Wilmot

I'm not worried about Ahmed's record because of all the support he has behind him. What I'm worried about is that he has three more years of high school -- three more years of hate and shade from students. Ahmed, if you're reading this, I want you to know that from this you can make a change.

Bomb And Suicide Threats, Hot Water Attack Reportedly Divert Plane

The Huffington Post | Matt Sheehan | Posted 12.14.2014 | World

BEIJING -- Attacks with scalding water, a bomb threat and a half-hearted suicide attempt -- all in one plane ride. Mark this down as one of the most b...

What It's Like to Be on a Bomb-Threatened Plane

Troy Johnson | Posted 11.30.2014 | Travel
Troy Johnson

I'm stuck in a metal box 10,000 feet in the sky and there might be a bomb under my seat. I'm somewhat surprised I'm not freaking out. I'm not sweating. There's pride in that. I would've pegged myself for more of a pants-wetter in crisis situations.

Police Arrest Student In Bomb Threat Scare, Find 'Dummy Device'

Reuters | Posted 05.07.2014 | Crime

(Reuters) - A 16-year-old boy suspected of threatening to attack his school was arrested on Tuesday at his suburban Phoenix home, where officers found...

Just Because You Don't Like One Direction Doesn't Mean You Can Threaten To Blow Up A Stadium

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 02.25.2014 | Politics

One man's hatred for the band One Direction led to an eight-month prison sentence. According to a release from the FBI, 47-year-old William H. Klei...

Bomb Threats Made By Woman Who Was Late For Court

Posted 11.25.2013 | Weird News

A woman made seven anonymous bomb threat calls to court houses, law enforcement agencies and newsrooms all because she was late for her own hearing, p...

Man With Fake Bomb Tries To Breach Turkish PM's Office

Reuters | Posted 01.25.2014 | World

ANKARA, Nov 21 (Reuters) - Turkish police fired into the air and detained a man carrying a device designed to look like a bomb after he tried to bre...

Man 'Pissed' At Wife: 'This Is A Explosive It's A Bomb'

Posted 11.11.2013 | Weird News

This wasn't the most explosive marriage of all time. A man angry about his impending divorce is suspected of leaving a pipe on the table for his wi...

ANOTHER Bomb Threat, This Time At Hooters

Posted 04.18.2013 | Los Angeles

One man is in custody after allegedly joking about having a bomb in his lunch pail. He made the claim, which police could treat as a false bomb threat...

Bomb Threat On U Street

Posted 04.14.2013 | DC

Just after 1 p.m. on Friday, WUSA9 reported that D.C. police were investigating a bomb threat on U Street: A D.C. police spokesperson says authorit...

High School Evacuated After Bomb Threat

Posted 11.30.2012 | Detroit

UPDATE: 11:30 a.m. -- Fox 2 reports classes were cancelled at Detroit's Henry Ford High School after a bomb threat was called into the school Friday m...

WATCH: Breaking Up? Skip The Bomb Threats

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 10.31.2012 | College

Breaking up is hard, but bomb threats might be too dramatic. Authorities involved with investigating the Texas State and Texas A&M bomb threats ear...

Student Arrested Over Bomb Threat At ANOTHER Texas College

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 09.17.2012 | College

Fewer than 48 hours after a bomb threat forced the University of Texas at Austin campus to evacuate, another was reported at a separate UT campus. ...

Neighborhood Evacuated After Telemarketer Calls Homeowner, Says There's A Bomb

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 09.04.2012 | Denver

A heated conversation between a telemarketer and uninterested homeowner took a dramatic turn when the telemarketer allegedly told the potential custom...

Walmart Stores In Midwest Targeted By Robo-Bomb Threats

Posted 07.30.2012 | Business

Someone in the Midwest is angry at Walmart. Police are investigating a rash of bomb threats called in to 11 Walmart stores in Missouri and Kansas o...

BC Prof Charged With Threatening To Bomb Canadian Mines

The Huffington Post | Alyssa Creamer | Posted 07.29.2012 | College

Quebec Provincial Police were not amused by a Boston College assistant professor's "joke." Canadian police arrested Dominic Papineau for allegedly...