Bomb Threats At 2 Universities; One Caller Claims To Be Al Qaeda

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Two universities, in Texas and in North Dakota, ordered the evacuation of their campuses on Friday after receiving bomb threats.

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    10/21/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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