Castor bean flower, via WikipediaThe New York Times says Al Qaeda's branch in Yemen is stockpiling castor beans in an attempt to manufacture ricin, a harmful toxin, to use in America. According to the report, the terrorist cell wants to "secretly concoct batches of the poison, pack them aroun ... More >>
WMD?As we noted yesterday, the digging into the nearly 400,000 secret documents from the Iraq war released this week by Julian Assange's WikiLeaks watchdog group is just beginning. The first nugget to earn a soundbite was the none-too-surprising claim that civilian casualties total at least 1 ... More >>
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