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Capitol Police Training on Toxic Chemical Response

Members of the U.S. Capitol Police are undergoing training this week on responding to hazardous chemicals, suspicious packages and threats of explosives.

08/21/2013

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FBI: Wife Tried To Frame Husband For Ricin Letters

TEXARKANA, Texas (AP) — Shannon Richardson had been married to her husband less than two years when she went to authorities and told them her suspicions: He was the one who had mailed ricin-laced letters […]

06/08/2013

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Police: Notes to Obama, NYC Mayor Had Gun Threats

A suspicious letter mailed to the White House was similar to two threatening, poison-laced letters on the gun law debate sent to New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, one of the nation’s most potent gun-control advocates, officials said Thursday.

05/30/2013

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Ricin-Letters Suspect Faces Detention Hearing

The first time James Everett Dutshcke’s name came up in court regarding ricin-laced letters sent to President Barack Obama and others, he wasn’t the man charged in the case. And it was a defense lawyer for the first man to fall under suspicion, not the government, pointing the finger at Dutschke.

05/02/2013

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Tests Link Deadly Ricin To Obama Letter Suspect

When poison-laced letters were sent to President Barack Obama and two other officials, it didn’t take long to track down a suspect based on a phrase often used by an Elvis impersonator named Kevin Curtis: “I am KC and I approve this message.”

05/01/2013

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Lawyer: Former Ricin Suspect’s Home Is Unlivable

A Mississippi man’s house is uninhabitable after investigators searched it but failed to find evidence of the deadly poison ricin, a lawyer said Monday, arguing that the government should repair the home.

04/30/2013

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Hearing For Miss. Man In Suspicious Letters Case

The Mississippi man charged with making and possessing ricin as part of the investigation into poison-laced letters sent to President Barack Obama and others was expected to appear in court Monday.

04/29/2013

A hazardous materials response team truck sits outside a mail sorting facility in Hyattsville, Md., on April 16, 2013. (credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

FBI: Miss. Man Arrested in Suspicious Letters Case

The FBI says a Mississippi man whose home and business were searched as part of an investigation into poisoned letters sent to the president and others has been arrested in the case.

04/27/2013

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Man Named In Ricin Mailing Case Goes Into Hiding

SALTILLO, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi man whose home and business were searched as part of an investigation into poisoned letters sent to the president and others has dropped out of sight in order to […]

04/26/2013

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Man Investigated in Poisoned Letters Missing

Authorities in Mississippi say they are searching for the chief person of interest in the investigation of poisoned letters sent to President Barack Obama and other officials.

04/25/2013

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