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Obama Press Conference On Iraq, Ferguson (CBS 2)

Secret Service: Possible Threat To President Obama During Westchester Visit

Authorities were searching late Friday for a possible suspicious person and vehicle in connection with a potential threat to President Barack Obama, who was in Westchester County for two events.

08/29/2014

Former U.S. President George W. Bush speaks during a immigration naturalization ceremony held at the George W. Bush Presidential Center on July 10, 2013 in Dallas, Texas. Bush delivered keynote remarks during the naturalization ceremony, where 20 candidates took the oath of allegiance and became American citizens.  (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Man Gets Home Confinement After Allegedly Threatening President George W. Bush

An upstate man was sentenced to home confinement and mental health counseling on a gun charge Friday, after allegedly threatening former President George W. Bush and his family.

07/11/2014

Congressman Michael Grimm speaks to the media prior to a meeting regarding the Sandy aid bill with Speaker of the House John Boehner on Jan. 2, 2013 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

House Ethics Committee Won’t Probe Rep. Grimm’s Threat On Reporter

The House Ethics Committee has decided to hold off on reviewing an incident in which U.S. Rep. Michael Grimm (R-N.Y.) threatened to harm a New York news reporter in the U.S. Capitol.

06/25/2014

Weehawken Threat

Police Swarm N.J. Side Of Lincoln Tunnel After Threat Claiming Sniper On Building

Roads were shut down and traffic was snagged on the New Jersey side of the Lincoln Tunnel Tuesday evening, after someone called in a threat to police.

06/10/2014

North Bergen High School Sweep

Police Conduct Sweep At North Bergen High School After Shooting Threat

A threat to “shoot up” North Bergen High School has prompted an investigation, and the school has also made sure all the students face some consequences for their own safety.

06/05/2014

Ocean Township School Threat

12-Year-Old Girls Accused Of Threatening Boy With Knife On N.J. School Bus

Two 12-year-old girls in New Jersey were facing charges Monday, after they allegedly brought a knife and scissors to the school and threatened a male student.

05/06/2014

Wantagh High School (file / credit: Wantagh Union Free School District)

Wantagh Schools Evacuated After Threat Found In Boy’s Bathroom

Police on Long Island are investigating a threatening message left in a boy’s bathroom at Wantagh High School.

05/01/2014

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

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