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Police investigate threat to BBC boss over Clarkson firing

British police are investigating a death threat made to the head of the BBC after the broadcaster fired "Top Gear" host Jeremy Clarkson over an assault on a colleague. The Mail on Sunday newspaper ran photos of security guards outside the home of director-general Tony Hall. The Metropolitan Police said detectives were "investigating an allegation of threats to kill" made in an email. No one has been arrested. The force did not name Hall but offered the statement when asked about him. The BBC said it wouldn't comment on security matters, but carried the story in its news bulletins. The broadcaster announced Wednesday that it wouldn't renew Clarkson's...

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