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A brief cool, dry start for the morning this morning. The dry conditions will stay around. We'll see things warm up quickly to the lower 80's today. A cool front moving through tonight will drop our lows tonight down to the low and mid 50's. Highs for Thursday inch up ...
AP sources: Texas woman arrested in ricin case
By DANNY ROBBINS and ADAM GOLDMAN
DALLAS (AP) -- A Texas woman who told FBI agents her husband had sent ricin-tainted letters to the president and New York City's mayor has been arrested.
Two U.S. law enforcement officials say Shannon Richardson of New Boston, Texas, has been arrested in the investigation of ricin-laced letters sent to President Barack Obama and New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg.
The officials spoke on the condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to speak publicly during the ongoing investigation.
FBI agents wearing hazardous material suits were seen going in and out of her house Wednesday in New Boston, about 150 miles northeast of Dallas near the Oklahoma and Arkansas borders.