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    University of Texas at Dallas Evacuated Due to Bomb Threat

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    Everyone on the campus of the University of Texas at Dallas has been ordered to evacuate.

    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — Everyone on the campus of the University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) has been ordered to evacuate all buildings and parking garages due to a bomb threat, the university said in a statement on Tuesday.

    "All UTD faculty, staff, students and visitors need to immediately evacuate all buildings and parking garages on campus," the university stated in a Twitter message. "We received a bomb threat and are working with [University of Texas at Dallas Police Department] to make sure the campus is safe."

    Later, the police said that the bomb threat was a hoax and cancelled the evacuation.

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