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Bomb threat prompts airplane search at LA

Authorities searched an airplane scheduled to depart from Los Angeles International Airport after someone called police and made a bomb threat.

 

The airport's police Sgt. Belinda Nettles said in a statement that the aircraft was taken to a remote area on the airfield after the threat was made around 4:40 pm Saturday. She said the bomb squad searched the plane as a precaution. (AP)