Boston Federal Courthouse Is Being Evacuated

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Boston federal court is being evacuated, according to CNBC. 

A WCCB reporter inside the courthouse said that it was evacuated because of a “code red,” which is a bomb threat.

State police have also evacuated a plaza in front of one of the entrances to Brigham and Women’s Hospital, a hospital spokesman told Business Insider. He denied reports that the entire hospital had been evacuated. 

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