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Bomb threat forces campus evacuation at Texas A&M University

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      Nicholas Ballasy

      Nicholas Ballasy is the Senior Video Reporter for The Daily Caller covering Congress and national politics. Ballasy has interviewed a wide range of political leaders and celebrities including former President Bill Clinton, Sen. John McCain, Sen. John Kerry, former Gov. Mitt Romney, former House Speakers Nancy Pelosi and Newt Gingrich, Kevin Spacey, Tom Hanks, Whoopi Goldberg, Richard Dreyfuss, Harrison Ford, Matt Damon, Joan Rivers, Gloria Estefan, Jon Stewart, Dave Matthews, Neil Munro, Stevie Wonder, etc. His work has been featured by CNN, Fox News, NBC, CBS, ABC, The Drudge Report, Washington Post and New York Times, among others.

Texas A&M University has issued an evacuation order for its College Station, Texas campus due to a bomb threat.

According to the school’s website, a “Code Maroon” warning has been issued and all classes are cancelled.

“The University has received a campus-wide bomb threat. We are asking all students, faculty, and staff to evacuate campus as quickly and as safely as possible by foot,” A&M said on its “emergency” Web page. “Do not use a vehicle at this time. This evacuation is effective immediately until further notice.”

Students have been asked to continue checking that “emergency” Web page for more updates and further information.

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