Tag Archives: Threats and Threatening Messages

Slurs Against Italy’s First Black National Official Spur Debate on Racism

ROME — When Cécile Kyenge accepted the post of minister of integration in Prime Minister Enrico Letta’s center-left government, she knew that as Italy’s first black national official ... Read more

Inquiry Into Obama and Bloomberg Ricin Letters Leads to Search of a Texas House

NEW BOSTON, Tex. — A quiet neighborhood in this small town in Northeast Texas has become the focus of the investigation into threatening letters laced with the deadly poison ricin that were mailed to ... Read more

Focus Shifts in Ricin Case as Charges Are Dropped

Criminal charges were dropped Tuesday against a Mississippi man accused of mailing poisoned letters to President Obama and two other officials. One day after the F.B.I. said it could find no ... Read more