A U.S. Postal delivers mail to the front door of Sen. Roger Wicker's home in Tupelo, Miss., on Wednesday, April 17, 2013, to deliver his mail. The FBI says the letters sent to Wicker and President Barack Obama are related and are both postmarked out of Memphis, Tenn., dated April 8. The FBI says the substance in both letters have preliminarily tested positive for ricin, a potentially fatal poison. (AP Photo/Northeast Mississippi, Thomas Wells)
Update: Ricin in Obama letter, odd packages scramble Hill
Update 1:15 p.m.: Update: Ricin in Obama letter, odd packages scramble Hill
WASHINGTON (AP) — Police swept across the U.S. Capitol complex to chase a flurry of reports of suspicious packages and envelopes Wednesday after preliminary tests indicated poisonous ricin in two letters sent to President Barack Obama and a Mississippi senator.
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