Envelope Containing the Poison Ricin Mailed to Senator

Officials in Washington say that a letter addressed to Sen. Roger Wicker, a Republican from Mississippi, contained the deadly poison ricin. The piece of mail was intercepted at a letter-processing center near the Capitol. Since the 2001 anthrax attacks that targeted senators through poison-stuffed envelopes, mail is handled off-site. The FBI is currently investigating the incident …

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