Harvard University says evacuates four buildings after bomb threat

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Posted: Nov 16, 2015 12:51 PM

BOSTON (Reuters) - Harvard University said on its website on Monday that it had received an "unconfirmed" bomb threat and was evacuating four buildings on its campus outside Boston.

Three classroom buildings - The Science Center, Sever and Emerson Halls - and one dormitory, Thayer Hall, were affected, the Ivy League school said on its website.

The threat comes three days after a coordinated attack by gunmen and suicide bombers killed 127 people in Paris.

(Reporting by Scott Malone; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)