The detectives called police in MI, who immediately drove to the house where the threatening message originated. Per the report, the authorities managed to gain special access to determine the sender's IP address, which they traced to Port Huron, Michigan.
Platzer said the boy's threat was aimed at the middle school that he attends in a nearby township. He was charged with making a false report of a threat of terrorism, a felony, according to The Times.
In the age of the internet, it can be very hard to tell how serious someone's comments might be. The boy was taken to a juvenile-detention centre, where he remains.
Edelman's assistant was relieved to find out the potential crisis had been prevented.
In response to questions about the disturbing posting on Edelman's account, Boston Police Department spokeswoman Maisha Miraj would neither confirm nor deny who was involved, but said, "We were alerted to a post". According to The Times, Edelman and his assistant were trying to track down the Instagram user who sent him the direct message, to send him something for his help in thwarting a possible school shooting.
The district said that although buildings will be closed, the district will use school buses to provide box lunches to students. Tens of thousands of teachers and supporters are expected to descend on the state capitol on Monday for the teacher walkout .
Earlier this week, the International Cricket Council announced it would ban Smith for one match and fine him all of his match fee. According to media reports, David Warner had a party with his external friends in the bar of team hotel.
Britain could be facing another Pippa Middleton moment, which saw the Duchess of Cambridge's sister's bum beamed across the globe. The couple supposedly split in May 2016, two months before Markle was introduced to Prince Harry by a mutual friend .
Pope Francis called yesterday for an end to "carnage" in Syria and "reconciliation" in the Middle East in his Easter message. They included fighters from the Faylaq al-Rahman and Ahrar al-Sham rebel groups, their families and other residents.
The ICC had taken a lenient view of the incident and both the players were just fined and banned from one Test. I need to take a deep breath and spend time with my family, friends and trusted advisers.
Scientists were able to pinpoint at least 12 black hole binaries, where a black hole is siphoning material from a companion star. Scientists have suggested for decades that lots of stellar black holes are circling in the center of galaxies, including ours.
This has now been confirmed by Epic Games, and we've got details about how Vending Machines will work in Fortnite: Battle Royale . These older devices do not support Fortnite: iPhone 5S, 6, 6 Plus; iPad Air, Mini 2, Mini 3, iPod Touch.
Don't get me wrong, winning five consecutive games in the NCAA Tournament is not easy no matter what team or seed you're playing. Then it was back to the team hotel, but even then the players didn't get to see much of the game because of family commitments.
The Cloud + AI Platform team will be led by Scott Guthrie, executive vice president, who will expand his current responsibilities. Additionally, Jason Zander was promoted to executive vice president of Microsoft's Azure , the company's cloud platform.
Nevertheless, a golden opportunity to put away the game in regulation was missed - but it didn't demoralize the Irish in overtime. The No. 1 Mississippi State Bulldogs advanced to the Women's Final Four Friday, beating the Louisville Cardinals 73-63.
Active Shooter Reported At YouTube HQ In San Bruno, Calif.
CBS reports that Stanford Health Care is "expecting 4-5 patients from [the YouTube] shooting", according to a hospital official. Police in San Bruno, Calif., say they are responding to an active shooter after reports of gunfire at YouTube headquarters.
Teachers in Oklahoma and Kentucky stage protests
The Oklahoma Education Association demanded $10,000 in raises for teachers over the next three years, KOKH-TV reported . Hundreds of Oklahoma schools also closed as educators headed to Oklahoma City to protest, according to The Oklahoman .
South Africa's 'Mother of the Nation,' dies at 81
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela transitioned early today in Johannesburg, South Africa after a brief doctor's visit over the weekend. Nomzamo Winifred Zanyiwe Madikizela was born to a noble family of the Xhosa-speaking Pondo tribe in Transkei.
Surprise! Google May Make Its Own Smart Display
A new month and as we've come to expect from Google over the years, a new software update is out for the Pixel duo of 2017. In the U.S. , the Google Home Mini ships for $49 (around Rs. 3,200) and the Google Home ships for $129 (around Rs. 8,500).
China space lab re-entry may be delayed
It all depends on when the space station re-enters Earth's atmosphere, and this can not be accurately predicted yet. "But there is a good chance that some parts will survive re-entry and fall towards the earth".
Ben Affleck Hits Back at New Yorker for Mocking His Tattoo
Even Matt Damon was forced to respond, when The Daily Show host Trevor Noah asked him about his best friend's interesting artwork. She writes that it relates to all of us in a way: "There is something about this exhausted father that reflexively induces panic.
The Basketball Hall of Fame announces the class of 2018
He also was named Pac-10 Freshman of the Year in 1993 and Pac-10 Player of the Year in 1994 during his two seasons at California. Players were tuning Kidd out-or already had last season, according to one source with close ties to the team.