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#Bomb Scare

# bomb-scare - Thursday 21 September, 2017

Bomb scare sparks evacuation at RTE building in Montrose

The Lyric FM news bulletin, normally broadcast from a studio in the RTÉ newsroom, went to dead air.

# bomb-scare - Monday 3 July, 2017

Residents refuse to leave homes before bomb scare revealed as 'elaborate hoax' in Derry

One woman walked right by the suspicious device on her way out of her home, the PSNI said.

# bomb-scare - Saturday 22 April, 2017

Easons on Dublin's O'Connell Street evacuated after 'hoax' bomb scare

The shop was evacuated at 5pm this evening.

# bomb-scare - Sunday 19 March, 2017

Man arrested after White House 'bomb scare'

President Donald Trump was away in Florida at the time of the incident last night.

# bomb-scare - Wednesday 28 December, 2016

Facebook Safety Check triggers false Bangkok bomb scare

The alert sparked panic in the Thai capital.

# bomb-scare - Tuesday 19 April, 2016

Hoax device discovered in garden causes bomb scare in Dublin

The incident unfolded late last night.

# bomb-scare - Saturday 5 March, 2016

Belfast on high alert after at least one explosive found in the city

A security alert is ongoing in West Belfast.

# bomb-scare - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

Two Air France flights to Paris diverted after 'bomb scare' Anonymous Threats This post contains videos

Two Air France flights to Paris diverted after 'bomb scare'

The flights were en route from Los Angeles and Washington.

# bomb-scare - Monday 28 September, 2015

Ranelagh scene declared safe as bomb squad removes suspect device

Traffic restrictions have now been lifted.

# bomb-scare - Saturday 12 September, 2015

# bomb-scare - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

British Airways flight makes emergency landing after 'bomb threat'

The plane was bound for London, but was forced to land in Canada.

# bomb-scare - Monday 6 July, 2015

Bomb threat on Gerry Adams’ house

The party is saying that the office of Paul Maskey MP and the home of councillor Jim McVeigh were also targeted.

# bomb-scare - Sunday 24 May, 2015

Man phones in bomb threat to delay girlfriend's plane, gets arrested

In case you needed to be told, don’t do this.

# bomb-scare - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Army bomb robot examines suspect ‘flower pot’ outside Dublin barracks

The suspect package was declared a hoax.

# bomb-scare - Friday 24 April, 2015

Statue of Liberty evacuated over suspicious package

The NYPD bomb squad is assisting in a sweep of the lower Manhattan monument.

# bomb-scare - Saturday 4 April, 2015

Army bomb squad disarm grenade in the Phoenix Park

The device was historic, but viable.

# bomb-scare - Thursday 2 April, 2015

Two men arrested over Intel plant bomb hoax

The men have been released without charge and a file has been sent to the Director of Public Prosecutions.

# bomb-scare - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

VIDEO: Passenger tackled after claiming to have a bomb on plane

The man was restrained by passengers.

# bomb-scare - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

Bomb scare after device brought to Garda station

The Defence Forces are on the scene.

# bomb-scare - Tuesday 10 February, 2015

One arrest after mid-air bomb scare on Ryanair plane

Flight FR3326 — which took off from Krakow in Poland shortly before 10pm last night — was diverted to Berlin.

# bomb-scare - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

Sandy Hook Elementary school evacuated after fake bomb threat

That’s where 26 children and teachers were shot dead in 2012.

# bomb-scare - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

A viable device was found in Cavan today, it has now been made safe

A number of houses had to be evacuated.

# bomb-scare - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

Lorry hijacked and driver ordered to take suspicious object to police station

The incident happened in Derry early this afternoon.

# bomb-scare - Thursday 7 August, 2014

17-year-old arrested for 'phoning in a bomb threat' to Las Vegas from 9,000km away

The teenager was arrested in London one hour after claiming there was a bomb under a car on the Las Vegas strip.

Aer Lingus flight diverted to Toulouse due to bomb scare at Perpignan airport

Perpignan airport was evacuated due to a bomb scare this afternoon.

# bomb-scare - Monday 4 August, 2014

Cork garda station evacuated as man brings in pipe bomb 'in a pram'

The man is believed to have found the device near his home.

# bomb-scare - Sunday 3 August, 2014

Bomb scare in Dublin suburb deemed a hoax

A cordon was placed around Edenmore Shopping Centre for a period this afternoon.

# bomb-scare - Friday 11 July, 2014

Explosive device found close to Our Lady's Children's Hospital

The homemade bomb was viable, but was defused at the scene.

# bomb-scare - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

Homes evacuated after explosive device is found in Drogheda

The device was found to be viable, before being made safe this afternoon.

# bomb-scare - Friday 7 February, 2014

Flight diverted after bomb threat man demands to be taken to Sochi

The threat came as the Winter Olympics got under way.

# bomb-scare - Friday 31 January, 2014

Viable bomb defused in Monaghan

The device was defused without a controlled explosion.

# bomb-scare - Monday 23 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge This Belfast pub responded to a bomb scare in the best possible way Take Back The City

# bomb-scare - Saturday 21 December, 2013

Derry streets evacuated after bomb warning

A telephone warning has led to the closure of two busy city streets.

# bomb-scare - Tuesday 22 October, 2013

From The Daily Edge Groom who called in bomb threat before his wedding jailed for one year Cold Feet

Groom who called in bomb threat before his wedding jailed for one year

He’d forgotten to fill out all the paperwork, and tried to delay the event.

# bomb-scare - Thursday 17 October, 2013

San Fran's Union Square temporarily shut down due to bomb scare

A suspicious bag led to the evacuation of the square.

# bomb-scare - Thursday 28 February, 2013

Man arrested as suspicious devices found in Limerick

Both devices were declared non-viable after an investigation overnight.

# bomb-scare - Thursday 16 August, 2012

Plane bound for Moscow lands in Iceland after bomb threat

The flight from New York made an emergency landing after an anonymous phone call said there were explosives on board.

# bomb-scare - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

Update: US Embassy in Oslo evacuated after discovery of suspicious object

A bomb squad attended the scene after the suspicious package was found under a vehicle. However it’s thought that the object is not dangerous.

# bomb-scare - Thursday 26 July, 2012

Army bomb squad deals with viable device in Cork city

The squad spent over two hours examining the device in the Farranree area and carrying out a controlled explosion.

# bomb-scare - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

Plane forced to land over soft drink ‘bomb’ scare

A can with the word ‘bomb’ written on it was found on board the plane after it had taken off from Melbourne for Mauritius.

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