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Federal agents search outside a New Boston, Texas home after letters containing ricin were mailed from there to President Barack Obama and New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg.  (credit: CNN)

Texas Woman Who Sent Ricin Gets 18 Years In Prison

A Texas woman who had minor acting roles in film and television has been sentenced to 18 years in prison for sending ricin-laced letters to President Barack Obama and former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg.

07/16/2014

Pieces of mail wait to be sorted at a Postal Center. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Gang Member Sentenced For Threatening Letters

A white supremacist has been sentenced to nearly five years in prison for mailing threatening letters to state judges and prosecutors.

01/17/2014

Federal agents search outside a New Boston, Texas home after letters containing ricin were mailed from there to President Barack Obama and New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg.  (credit: CNN)

Texas Woman Accused In Ricin Case To Undergo Psych Exam

An east Texas woman accused of sending ricin-laced letters to President Barack Obama and New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg in an attempt to frame her husband will undergo a psychological evaluation.

06/20/2013

The seal of the FBI hangs at the bureau's headquaters. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

FBI: Texas Wife Sent Ricin Letters, Not Her Husband

A pregnant Texas actress who told FBI agents her husband had sent ricin-tainted letters to President Barack Obama and New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg has been arrested for allegedly sending the letters herself, law enforcement officials said Friday.

06/07/2013

U.S. Postal Service workers help customers at a U.S. Post Office. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Lines Grow Longer At North Texas Postal Centers

The countdown is on. There are only a few days left before Christmas and time is running out to get your cards and gifts in the mail.

12/19/2011

Letters May Have Been Sent Directly to Grandsons

Apparently Representative Eddie Bernice Johnson asked for a thousand dollar scholarship from the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation be sent directly to her grandsons and great-nephews, and not to their colleges.

09/07/2010