suspicious packages

President Donald Trump
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October 26, 2018 - 9:26 pm
By Paula Reid CHARLOTTE, N.C. (CBS News) -- As he left the White House to rally supporters in North Carolina, President Trump denied his political rhetoric may have inspired Cesar Sayoc's mail-bomb spree. READ: Federal authorities arrest, charge man in connection to suspicious packages "Well I...
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A Camden County police officer and an ATF agent swept the Camden office of Cory Booker.
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Steve Tawa
October 26, 2018 - 11:45 am
CAMDEN, NJ (KYW Newsradio) — Even though a suspicious package intended for Sen. Cory Booker turned up in Florida, authorities checked out his Camden district office. Two dogs, a German shepard tethered to a uniformed Camden County police officer, and a tail-wagging black Lab with an ATF agent...
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Cesar Sayoc
Broward County Sheriff
October 26, 2018 - 11:00 am
By Evan Perez, Mark Morales, Shimon Prokupecz, Brynn Gingras and Karl de Vries, CNN (CNN) -- Cesar Sayoc was charged Friday with five federal crimes and faces up to 48 years in prison in connection to improvised explosive devices sent to prominent Democratic politicians, donors and CNN offices in...
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Rep. Bob Brady, D-Phila., is shown at Philadelphia International Airport addressing protesters in January 2017.
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Mike Dougherty
October 26, 2018 - 7:51 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — As authorities continue to investigate the source of the suspicious devices that were sent to politicial leaders, U.S. Rep. Bob Brady, D-Phila., is confident the feds will track down those responsible. Brady, the ranking Democrat on the House Administration Committee...
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Time Warner Center Evacuation
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October 25, 2018 - 8:58 pm
By Caroline Linton (CBS News) -- New York City's Time Warner Center, the building that houses CNN's Manhattan headquarters, was partially evacuated Thursday for about an hour as police investigated a "pair of unattended packages" found at the building, the NYPD said. Thursday night's evacuation...
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Suspicious packages sent to Democrats
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October 25, 2018 - 7:03 pm
By Jeff Pegues WASHINGTON (CBS NEWS) — Investigators looking for whoever mailed suspected bombs to prominent Democrats and critics of President Trump are focusing on Florida. Law enforcement sources tell CBS News that FBI agents are at a U.S. Postal facility in Opa-locka, Florida, where some of the...
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Suspicious packages sent to Democrats
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October 25, 2018 - 5:04 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Investigators searched coast-to-coast Thursday for clues to the motives behind a mail bomb plot apparently aimed at critics of the president, analyzing the mechanics of the crude devices to reveal whether they were intended to detonate or simply sow fear two weeks before Election...
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FBI headquarters in Washington, D.C.
Kristen Johanson
October 25, 2018 - 12:28 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Federal authorities continue to investigate who made and sent apparent pipe bombs to nearly a dozen people, including Democratic leaders, two former presidents, and an actor. Agents are looking for common threads, and trying to build a potential profile of who the...
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Trump: No place for political violence in US
October 25, 2018 - 9:25 am
By Veronica Stracqualursi and Liz Stark, CNN (CNN) -- President Donald Trump returned on Thursday to blaming the media for much of the "anger" in society, a day after CNN and Democrats were the targets of explosive devices. "A very big part of the Anger we see today in our society is caused by the...
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A suspicious package was addressed to Joe Biden in Wilmington, Del.
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Tim Jimenez
October 25, 2018 - 6:22 am
UPDATED: 11:45 a.m. NEW CASTLE, Del. (KYW Newsradio) — The FBI says two suspicious packages addressed to former Vice President Joe Biden, were intercepted in Delaware. The FBI and several other law enforcement agencies focused their attention on two postal facilities in New Castle County: one, a...
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