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Silk Road Vendor Behind Ricin Letter Sent To Obama: Homeland Security

Posted 11.18.2013 | Politics

An individual suspected of sending a letter laced with the poison ricin to President Barack Obama earlier this year is, according to the Department of...

College Student Newspaper Has Ricin Scare

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 06.06.2013 | College

A college newspaper at Iowa State University evacuated their offices Wednesday while authorities inspected what students worried was the lethal poison...

Ryan J. Reilly

Charges Dismissed Against Elvis Impersonator In Ricin Case

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 04.23.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Federal officials have dismissed charges against Paul Kevin Curtis, a Mississippi-based Elvis impersonator originally charged in connect...

Michael McAuliff

Reid: Another Ricin Letter Found

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 04.23.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A third ricin letter has been discovered by authorities in the nation's capital Tuesday, the same day the initial suspect in the mailing...

Ricin Experts Weigh In On Risk Posed By Bioterror Agent

natureheader | Posted 04.18.2013 | Science

By Erika Check Hayden & Meredith Wadman The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) said today that it has arrested a suspect in connection with t...

Poison-Tainted Mailer To Obama Intercepted

Posted 04.17.2013 | Politics

Less than a day after police intercepted a letter laced with the poison ricin that was sent to Sen. Roger Wicker (R-Miss.), reports of two more poison...

How Ricin Works In The Body

Posted 04.17.2013 | Healthy Living

A letter intended for Sen. Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) was intercepted by authorities after it tested positive for the poison ricin, HuffPost reported on T...

Michael McAuliff

Poison-Tainted Letter Sent To Senator's Office

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 04.17.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Police intercepted a letter laced with the poison ricin that was sent to Sen. Roger Wicker (R-Miss.), senators told reporters Tuesday. ...