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Threat to Obama's niece at Terps game 'unsubstantiated,' police say
Threat to Obama's niece at Terps game 'unsubstantiated,' police say

Someone phoned in a threat to Princeton basketball player Leslie Robinson, the niece of President Barack Obama, before her team played Maryland on Monday evening in the second round of the NCAA tournament. University of Maryland Police said in a statement Monday night that the threat was unsubstantiated. At 3 p.m., a caller told police she had received a text from third party who said a male she knew had a gun and mentioned Robinson. Police notified the United States Secret Service and increased security at the game as a precaution. Supreme Court Justices Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan — Princeton alums — were in attendance Monday, but President Obama, who attended...

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