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Jul 24, 2014 4:26 PM by ASSOCIATED PRESS

False bomb threat phoned in to Los Angeles airport

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Police and their bomb-sniffing dogs responded to a phoned-in threat Thursday afternoon at Los Angeles International Airport.

Airport spokesman Marshall Lowe says the response turned up no bomb and Tom Bradley International Terminal was cleared after about an hour.

Vehicle traffic was temporarily diverted from the terminal's upper-level road.

The threat came several hours before President Barack Obama was scheduled is scheduled to fly out of the airport.

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