Ahmed Mohamed, Teen Cuffed Over Homemade Clock, Eyes MIT

September 17, 2015 2:03 AM

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Ahmed Mohamed, Teen Cuffed Over Homemade Clock, Eyes MIT

After encouragement from the likes of President Barack Obama and Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, a Muslim high school student in Texas who was arrested after he brought in a homemade clock said Wednesday he wants to transfer to another school.

"I guess everyone knows: I'm the person who built a clock and got in a lot of trouble for it," said 14-year-old Ahmed Mohamed at a news conference outside his home on Wednesday.

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