Stories tagged: bomb scare
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 24, 2017, 8:15 p.m.
Bomb scare after Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin receives package filled with horse manure
A suspicious package that appeared Saturday night in the swanky Los Angeles neighborhood of Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin prompted lengthy street closures and a sizable response by local and federal …
Fri., Dec. 1, 2017, 9:58 a.m.
German Christmas market evacuated in bomb scare
German police evacuated a popular Christmas market in the city of Potsdam on Friday before destroying a suspicious package containing nails and an unidentified powder in a controlled explosion, officials …
Thu., June 29, 2017, 2:34 p.m.
Oregon Walmart reopens after bomb scare
Police evacuated a Walmart store in Lebanon, Oregon, after getting a report there might be a pipe bomb inside.
Wed., May 16, 2012
Bomb scares disrupt voting
Two bomb scares disrupted voting Tuesday in Idaho. In Coeur d’Alene, voting was temporarily delayed at Woodland Middle School, the polling place for two Idaho precincts in Tuesday’s primary election, …
Fri., Jan. 21, 2011, 11:35 a.m.
FBI says it has ‘clarity’ in MLK bomb case
Federal investigators indicated today that they have made progress in their efforts to identify the person or persons who left a bomb Monday along the route of the planned Martin …
Thu., Jan. 20, 2011, 5:56 p.m.
Public forum planned over bomb scare
Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich and state Rep. Kevin Parker will hold a town hall meeting Saturday to discuss public concerns over the bomb found along the planned route for the Martin …
Wed., Jan. 19, 2011, 11:19 a.m.
FBI praises those who ‘thwarted’ attack
As the search continues today for the person who left a bomb in a backpack along the planned route of the Martin Luther King Jr. march, the local FBI chief …
Tue., June 15, 2010, 9:46 p.m.
Steele pleads not guilty shortly after bomb discovered
Police confirmed that a device removed today from a car driven by a woman but registered to Edgar Steele, the former Aryan Nations lawyer now facing charges he arranged to …
Sun., Nov. 10, 1996
Smelly Shoes Prompt Airport Evacuation
TWA’s international terminal at Kennedy Airport was evacuated for an hour Saturday after shoes in a passenger’s bag were found with traces of nitrates - a compound found in both …
Wed., Aug. 7, 1996
Suspicious Package Was Only Cat Food
A suspicious package that forced an American Airlines jetliner to return to Los Angeles International Airport on Tuesday turned out to be a bag of cat food. Flight 164 left …
Tue., April 30, 1996
Abandoned Briefcase Brings Police Bomb Squad To Ridpath Montana Man Left Pens, Stapler Behind After Libertarian Convention
A Spokane police officer tries to keep traffic moving through Sprague and Stevens during the Ridpath bomb threat. Photo by Christopher Anderson/The Spokesman-Review