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New Rochelle High School (file / credit: Google Maps)

Police: Threat Prompts Evacuation At New Rochelle High School

Authorities searched the building and by about 9:30 a.m., the school was declared safe and students and staff were allowed to return.

12/02/2013

Joseph Russo (credit: Fairfield Police)

Police: Conn. Man Said He Wanted To ‘Take Students Hostage, Traumatize Them’

Joseph Russo was arrested Monday and charged with threatening and threatening an act of terrorism, police said.

11/26/2013

New Rochelle High School (file / credit: Google Maps)

Threats Prompt Early Dismissal At New Rochelle High School

The calls came into the principal and assistant principal’s offices shortly before noon, Interim Superintendent of Schools Dr. Jeffrey Korostoff said.

11/20/2013

Pope Francis  (credit: Luca Zennaro/AFP/Getty Images)

Prosecutor Warns Of Possible Mafia Threat Against Pope Francis

Pope Francis could be at risk from an organized crime organization, according to a leading anti-mob prosecutor who said he has also been the target of threats from the Mafia, according to a report on Religion News Service.

11/13/2013

Nassau County Police Big DL

Police: Man Stole L.I. Woman’s Jewelry, Threatened To Shoot Her

Police this week apprehended a man who allegedly stole jewelry from a home in Garden City, Long Island, and threatened to shoot the homeowner.

11/02/2013

FILE - Passengers wait to clear security at an airport (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

U.S. Issues Global Travel Alert Over Al-Qaeda Threat

The State Department says the potential for terrorism is particularly strong in the Middle East and North Africa. It says an attack could occur or come from the Arabian Peninsula.

08/02/2013

Egyptair Diverted Flight

JFK-Bound Flight Diverted After Threatening Letter Found On Board

A passenger jet from Cairo to New York was diverted to the United Kingdom Saturday, after a threatening message was found onboard.

06/15/2013

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Newtown, Conn. Schools Put On Lockdown After Phone Threat

The school system in Newtown, Conn., was briefly placed on lockdown Monday, after someone made a threatening phone call to a school near the site of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre.

06/10/2013

Greyhound Bus

Woman Threatens To Shoot Up Passengers On Bus From Atlantic City

Some people on their way back to New York City from Atlantic City on a Greyhound bus Sunday afternoon got a little bit of a scare.

06/09/2013

Peekskill City School District Admin Building (Facebook)

‘Credible’ Threat Prompts Relocation Of Peekskill High School Graduation Ceremony

Details of the threat have not been disclosed, but superintendent James Willis said it has been addressed by the Peekskill Police Department.

06/07/2013

The Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel is flooded after a tidal surge caused by Hurricane Sandy in Manhattan. (Photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

New York, New Jersey Rank High For Storm Surge Threat

Hundreds of thousands of Tri-State Area homes are square in the middle of a storm surge zone.

06/01/2013

Police patrol outside a building on the campus of Seton Hall University following a bomb threat on May 30, 2013. (Photo: CBS 2)

All Clear Given At Seton Hall; Campus To Reopen On Friday

Seton Hall University was evacuated Thursday afternoon following a bomb threat, but by 8:30 p.m. campus life had begun to return to normal.

05/30/2013

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Dance Called Off At N.J. School Over Threat Stemming From Strapless Dress Ban

A dance was canceled at Readington Middle School in New Jersey Friday night, after reports of threats stemming from a ban on strapless dresses at an eighth grade dance scheduled for later.

04/27/2013

Paterson Public School No. 27 (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

NJ Students, Parents On Edge After ‘Hit List’ Video

Students at a New Jersey school are still on edge after a disturbing video posted to YouTube showed a pair of 12-year-old girls reading off a hit list and graphically describing how they’d carry out their kills.

04/26/2013

Facebook Logo (file / credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Canadian Police Happen Upon Queens Boy’s Facebook Threat

A teenage boy from Queens found himself in serious trouble this week, after the Royal Canadian Mounted Police caught a death threat directed at his school’s dean that he posted on Facebook, according to a published report.

03/23/2013

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