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# ricin - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

Deadly poison ricin delivered in two packages to the Pentagon

The packages were addressed to Defence Secretary Jim Mattis and the head of the Navy.

# ricin - Sunday 19 February, 2017

North Korean antics aside, poison has been a hugely popular killing agent through the ages

Poison has been one of an assassin’s favourite methods of dealing death for centuries.

# ricin - Friday 31 May, 2013

Suspicious letters sent to Obama at the White House

It is said to be ‘similar’ to an apparently poison-laced letter sent to New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg recently.

# ricin - Thursday 30 May, 2013

New York mayor receives suspected deadly poison letters

The letters contained “anonymous threats” and when tested locally, preliminarily indicated the presence of ricin, police said.

# ricin - Wednesday 24 April, 2013

Charges dropped against Elvis impersonator in US ricin letters

The home of another Mississippi man is now been investigated.

# ricin - Sunday 21 April, 2013

Here's what the poison sent to Barack Obama can do

The toxin ricin is feared – with good reason.

# ricin - Thursday 18 April, 2013

Suspect arrested after 'ricin' poison letter sent to Obama

The man was arrested at his home in Mississippi after an investigation.

# ricin - Wednesday 17 April, 2013

Deadly poison ricin sent in post to US Senator

The letter addressed to a Senator from Mississippi was intercepted before it could be delivered to him.