What is ricin, found in a package addressed to the White House?

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“Ricin is an incredibly dangerous biological toxin -- just a few tiny grains can kill a human,” U.S. Attorney Nick Hanna said in a 2019 news release when a ...

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Envelope addressed to White House contained ricin

1 month ago by Press Herald

The FBI, Secret Service and U.S. Postal Inspection Service have opened an investigation to figure out who sent the letter. By MICHAEL BALSAMOAssociated ...

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Envelope addressed to White House contained ricin
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Ricin Discovered In Mail Intended For White House

1 month ago by NPR

The Secret Service intercepted the envelope containing the deadly toxin, law enforcement sources tell NPR. They say the poison did not make it to the White ...

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Package containing ricin poison sent to Trump

1 month ago by BBC News

A package containing ricin poison that was addressed to US President Donald Trump has been intercepted before it reached the White House, officials told US ...

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Package containing ricin poison sent to Trump
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Letter sent to White House containing deadly poison ricin ...

1 month ago by NBC News

Authorities are investigating "a suspicious letter" address to the White House after it tested positive to ricin, official said Saturday afternoon.

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Letter sent to White House containing deadly poison ricin ...
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Envelope addressed to White House found to contain the poison ...

1 month ago by MarketWatch

Federal officials intercepted an envelope addressed to the White House that contained the poison ricin, a law enforcement official told The Associated Press...

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Envelope containing ricin was sent to White House, report says

1 month ago by The Guardian

Envelope with poison was believed to have come from Canada and was intercepted before reaching mail room.

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Envelope containing ricin was sent to White House, report says
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What is ricin? Illegal and 'very toxic' poison sent to President Trump ...

1 month ago by USA TODAY

Ricin is an illegal poison that's found in castor beans. A package addressed to President Trump recently tested positive for the poison.

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What is ricin? Illegal and 'very toxic' poison sent to President Trump ...
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Envelope Containing Ricin Intercepted in White House Mail

1 month ago by Wall Street Journal

The envelope was addressed to President Trump and appeared to come from Canada. No suspects are yet in custody.

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Envelope Containing Ricin Intercepted in White House Mail
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AP source: Envelope addressed to White House contained ricin

1 month ago by WSPA 7News

Federal officials intercepted an envelope addressed to the White House that contained the poison ricin, a law enforcement official told The Associated Press on ...

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AP source: Envelope addressed to White House contained ricin
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Ricin Is Said to Have Been Sent to White House

1 month ago by The New York Times

Federal investigators are working to track down who sent it and determine whether other envelopes have been sent through the postal system.

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Ricin Is Said to Have Been Sent to White House
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A package addressed to Trump containing the deadly poison ricin ...

1 month ago by CNBC

The Federal Bureau of Investigation said in a statement that the Secret Service, and U.S. Postal Inspection Service are investigating the origins of the letter.

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A package addressed to Trump containing the deadly poison ricin ...
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Law enforcement intercepts package containing ricin addressed to ...

1 month ago by The Hill

Law enforcement earlier this week intercepted a package addressed to President Trump containing the poison ricin, according to two officials.

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Law enforcement intercepts package containing ricin addressed to ...
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Package Containing Ricin Was Intercepted in the White House Mail

1 month ago by Wall Street Journal

Ricin is a poison derived from castor beans and exposure to it can be deadly. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, if inhaled or ingested, ...

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Package Containing Ricin Was Intercepted in the White House Mail
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A package containing the poison ricin and addressed to Trump ...

1 month ago by CNN

Ricin is a highly toxic compound extracted from castor beans that has been used in terror plots. It can be used in powder, pellet, mist or acid form. If ingested, it ...

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Authorities are investigating a package sent – but not delivered – to ...

1 month ago by USA TODAY

Officials are investigating a package sent to President Trump. It was screened off site and never made it to the White House.

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Authorities are investigating a package sent – but not delivered – to ...