Bomb Threat Shuts Down All Schools In LA

Students in Los Angeles have no school today for the worst of reasons: a bomb threat. Police say the Los Angeles United School District received a “credible threat” involving backpacks and packages left at schools, reports the Los Angeles Times. “I think it’s important to take this precaution based on what has happened recently and what has happened in the past,” said Superintendent Ramon Cortines, referring in part to the nearby massacre in San Bernardino. Read more on Newser…