Ricin letter saga: As it unfolded

Letters containing ricin found their way to a congressman and President Barack Obama. Here’s a look at news alerts since the first instance.

Ricin suspect released from jail

The Mississippi man charged with sending poisoned letters to President Barack Obama, a U.S. senator and a state judge was released from jail…

Hackers compromise AP Twitter account

Hackers compromised Twitter accounts of The Associated Press on Tuesday, sending out a false tweet about an attack at the White House.

Wal-Mart’s CEO paid $20.7 million

The compensation of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. CEO Mike Duke increased 14 percent to $20.7 million in 2012, mainly because his performance-based c…