Breaking news out of Los Angeles where we’re seeing reports that all schools in the Los Angeles Unified School District are closed today because of an as of yet specified, but “credible threat”:

Buses that were already en route to pick up students were “called back to the yard”:

We’ll update this post as we learn more.

Update 1. According to the Los Angeles Times, a bomb threat was phoned in to a school board member:

Update 2:

Update 3. Now the NYPD is reporting a similar threat to NYC schools:

Editor’s note: This post has been updated.