A Mississippi man charged with sending ricin-laced letters to the president and other officials was described Thursday as a good father, a quiet neighbor and an entertainer who impersonated Elvis at parties. Other accounts show a man who spiraled into emotional turmoil trying to get attention for his claims of uncovering a conspiracy to sell body parts on the black market.
Letters sent to President Barack Obama and a U.S. senator tested positive for poisonous ricin in preliminary checks. An arrest has been made. Law enforcement sources say the suspect is Paul Kevin Curtis from Tupelo, Miss.
An envelope addressed to Sen. Roger Wicker of Mississippi twice tested positive Tuesday for ricin, a potentially fatal poison, congressional officials said, heightening concerns about terrorism a day after a bombing killed three and left more than 170 injured at the Boston Marathon.
New information has been released about how a Johns Hopkins gynecologist spied on his patients, taking video and pictures of them during exams. The hospital is now releasing new details about how Dr. Nikita Levy got caught.
One of the bigger surprises this offseason for the Ravens was the departure of Todd Heap, who like Derrick Mason, was a victim of Ozzie Newsome’s significant payroll reduction. Now a member of the Arizona […]
The U.S. Postal Service is relocating letter carriers in two post offices serving Frederick County to save money.
Federal authorities say a Maryland inmate has been charged with threatening President Barack Obama and a federal judge in letters.
With white hair and a worn memory, 90-year-old Charlotte Eccard doesn’t remember the details of a somber letter that she wrote 69 years ago to her parents in Clear Spring.