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Bomb Threats

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...

Flight From Egypt To New York Diverted After Bomb Threat

AP | CASSANDRA VINOGRAD | Posted 08.15.2013 | World

LONDON — A plane from Cairo bound for New York was diverted by fighter jets to an emergency landing in the U.K. after a passenger discovered a l...

Andy Campbell

4 Bomb Threats In 3 States Prompt Evacuations

HuffingtonPost.com | Andy Campbell | Posted 06.11.2013 | Crime

Four bomb threats were made at three major venues in three different states on Tuesday, prompting evacuations and sweeps at the Richmond International...

Ammunition Found in Wealthy Dallas High School; Where Are the Metal Detectors?

Pamela Kripke | Posted 05.22.2013 | Crime
Pamela Kripke

Earlier this month, a student at my daughter's public high school found a pile of .22 caliber bullets on the floor of a boys' bathroom. A day before, a threatening note was discovered in the same restroom, inside a stall.

Dynamite Mysteriously Left On Las Vegas Streets

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 11.29.2012 | Crime

Police in Las Vegas are looking for a mysterious person who placed three sticks of dynamite in the middle of a city street on Monday night. An armo...

Bomb Threat At CNN

AP | Posted 01.02.2013 | Media

ATLANTA (AP) — Police closed streets and sidewalks around CNN Center in downtown Atlanta as they investigated a chemical bomb threat, but found no s...

Bomb Scares Hit Walmarts Across The Country

Posted 06.28.2012 | Business

Multiple Walmarts across the country have been victim to bomb threats in recent days. On Wednesday, two Walmarts were evacuated after a 911 dispat...

Bomb Threat Delays 2 Southwest Airlines Flights

AP | Posted 05.09.2012 | Travel

SANTA ANA, Calif. -- Two Southwest Airlines flights with ties to Phoenix and Orange County's John Wayne Airport were grounded Tuesday night following ...

'The Threateners' Declare Uneasy Peace, End Of Pitt Bomb Threats

Posted 04.24.2012 | College

A group calling itself “The Threateners” has claimed responsibility for the University of Pittsburgh bomb threats, and says the threats will stop ...

Transgender Pitt Student Implicated In Bomb Threat Over Activism?

Posted 04.16.2012 | Gay Voices

A transgender couple subpoenaed last week to appear in federal court as persons of interest in the University of Pittsburgh's bomb investigation say t...

Pittsburgh Campus Receives 10 Bomb Threats In Three Weeks

Reuters | Posted 06.03.2012 | Crime

PITTSBURGH, April 3 (Reuters) - After receiving 10 bomb threats in three weeks, the University of Pittsburgh offered a $50,000 reward on Tuesday for...

Grover Norquist's Office Evacuated After Bomb Threat

Posted 09.24.2011 | Politics

The offices of Americans for Tax Reform, the anti-tax group run by conservative activist Grover Norquist, were evacuated Monday morning after a bomb t...

Chilean Woman Makes Bomb Threat To Keep Her Man At Home

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SANTIAGO, Chile — People are capable of doing many things for love. What Grace Guajardo did forced the evacuation of more than 300 people from a...

Eiffel Tower Evacuated Following Bomb Threat

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A reported bomb threat forced an evacuation of the Eiffel Tower and the surrounding area this evening, including local park Champ de Mars, MSNBC repor...

Taliban To Germany: Leave Afghanistan Or We'll Attack Oktoberfest

The Christian Science Monitor | David Montero | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The Taliban have a new target: beer and bratwurst. In perhaps their most bizarre threat to date, Taliban insurgents in Afghanistan have threatened to...

Jim Blanning, Man Sought In Colorado Bank Bomb Threats, Found Dead

AP | KRISTEN WYATT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

ASPEN, Colo. — A one-time resident of this city who had been bitter over its transformation into a playground for the rich left four gift-wrappe...