2018年12月15日「unsubstantiated」

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Next here to the wave of fake bomb threats on schools and businesses across the country today.
The unsubstantiated threats sent in emails demanding ransom or that a bomb would be set off.
The NYPD and other agencies quickly determining the threats were not credible, they believe,
but they were forced to track down the claims just in case in these cases and, of course, it set off real alarm.
The FBI investigating this wave of fake bomb threats, prompting scenes like this across the country.
Dozens of offices and schools evacuated. Hundreds of students seen streaming out of classrooms.
Some put on lockdown.
Law enforcement officials describing the threats as not credible calling them crude attempts at
disruption and to extort money.
And they say that they face felony charges and up to five years in prison if they catch the people.

偽の爆破予告が全米の学校や企業に届いている
裏付けのない脅迫で金銭を要求してくるのだ
警察などは信ぴょう性を欠く脅迫だとしたが—
当局は捜査を余儀なくされ当然 警報も発令された
相次ぐ偽の爆破予告により各地で捜査が行われている
いくつもの企業や学校が避難を強いられ封鎖された学校もある
当局は 脅迫は信ぴょう性を欠き金欲しさの稚拙な手口だとした
最大懲役5年の刑に問われる重罪だという

 

単語・熟語

unsubstantiated
裏付けがない

substance
実体、本質、内容

not credible
信用できない、信じるに値しない

extort
要求する

felony
重罪