Texas woman who sent ricin gets 18 years in prison

Jul 17, 2014

Texas woman who sent ricin gets 18 years in prison

A Texas woman was sentenced Wednesday to 18 years in prison for sending ricin-laced letters to President Barack Obama and former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg. A federal judge gave Shannon Guess Richardson, 36, the maximum sentence under her plea deal on a charge ...

China denies targeting Bloomberg after reporter blocked

Dec 3, 2013

China denies targeting Bloomberg after reporter blocked

Beijing denied Tuesday it was targeting the Bloomberg news agency by blocking one of its reporters from a joint event with Premier Li Keqiang and British Prime Minister David Cameron. Bloomberg’s website has been blocked in China since it reported last year on the ...