Boston terror attack investigation; Letters with ricin sent to President, U.S. Senator; Silver Line project

April 17, 2013 - 02:29 PM
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4/17/13

Today on NewsTalk: We discussed the latest in the Boston terror attack investigation with NewsChannel 8 reporter Kathy Park, David Silverberg, former editor of Homeland Security Today, author Andrew Gambel.

Washington Post reporter Erik Wemple joined us to discuss media coverage of the Boston Marathon bombings and the role of social media in breaking news.

Two letters containing  the poison ricin were sent to President Obama and a U.S. Senator from Mississippi. We talked with bioterrorism expert Dr. Jeffrey Elting of the Presidential Health Care Center.

And contractor bids for phase two of the SIlver Line project are due this. We talked with WAMU transportation reporter Martin DiCaro.

Watch today's show below.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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