De Blasio sticks to gym routine despite bomb threat

NEW YORK (AP) — A bomb threat didn't keep New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio from working out at his favorite gym in Brooklyn. The Daily News reports that an anonymous caller phoned ...

Taiwan's China Airlines grounds jet bound for Shanghai after bomb threat

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan's China Airlines pulled its jet from a flight scheduled to fly from Taoyuan to Shanghai after it received a letter threatening to blow up the aircraft on Sunday (May...

Teacher in bomb-making case gets nearly 6 years in prison

NEW YORK (AP) — A math teacher who paid students to dismantle fireworks and store the explosive powder has been sentenced to nearly six years in prison. Christian Toro was sentenced ...

Bomb scare pauses flights for hours at Kenya's main airport

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenya's flagship airline and officials say a passenger reported a bomb threat that led to flights being grounded at the country's main airport for hours. Kenya ...

Madrid bomb scare triggers evacuations of UK, Australia embassies

Staff inside Madrid's Torrespacio tower evacuated the building on Tuesday after receiving a false bomb threat, Spanish police wrote on Twitter. The Australian embassy, which is located in the tow...

European Parliament to vote on controversial copyright reform

The campaign platform Change.org claims to have collected over 5 million signatures protesting European Union copyright reform. The figures, however, cannot be independently checked — it's i...

Brussels area close to EU cleared after bomb alert

BRUSSELS (AP) — Some 40 people were preventively evacuated from a building near to European Union headquarters in Brussels after a bomb threat was sent to a company linked to the EU. ...

Chinese student charged with assault after tossing tofu drink at Philippine cop

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A female Chinese student has been indicted for assault after she hurled a tofu drink at a Philippine police officer in front of a Manila Metro Rail Transit (MRT) station. In...

Norwegian Air plane evacuated after receiving threat

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Norwegian Air says one of its planes bound for Nice, southern France was forced to return to Stockholm soon after taking off for security reasons after the airline received ...

The Latest: Bomb threat at federal jail where power failed

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on a power failure at a federal detention center in New York City (all times local): 3:30 p.m. Normal operations have resumed after a bom...

Amsterdam airport departure area evacuated for bomb threat

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch military police say passengers were evacuated from a departure area at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport for a short time due to a bomb threat. The Roy...

Bomb threat empties Sandy Hook school on attack anniversary

NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — A bomb threat forced the evacuation of the Sandy Hook Elementary School on Friday, a day of memorial services and moments of silence to mark the sixth anniversary of the massacre...

The Latest: Bomb threat hoax targets US schools, businesses

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the nationwide emailed bomb threats (all times local): 3:45 p.m. Businesses and schools across the U.S. were evacuated because of a bo...

The Latest: Authorities: No threat to Columbine High School

LITTLETON, Colo. (AP) — The Latest on a threat against Columbine High School (all times local): 1:25 p.m. Authorities say there is no threat to Columbine High Schoo...

Police investigating telephone bomb threat at CNN offices

NEW YORK (AP) — Police are investigating a phoned bomb threat at a building housing CNN's offices in Manhattan. Police said the threat was received at the Time Warner building at 25 ...