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Did an Alabama blogger inspire Georgia ‘ricin’ militia group?

BIRMINGHAM, Ala (Reuters) – An Alabama blogger whose online novel was cited as inspiration for four Georgia men’s alleged plot to kill federal employees said on Thursday he had no connection to them and doubted they posed any real threat to the public. Federal authorities arrested the four men, aged…

Four U.S. men arrested over terror plots

WASHINGTON — Four US men were arrested on Tuesday for plotting to attack government workers and official buildings, and for trying to manufacture the deadly biological toxin ricin, authorities said. “These defendants, who are alleged to be part of a fringe militia group, are charged with planning attacks against their…