With every intercepted pipe bomb, fear spread from New York to Washington, Florida, Delaware and California. The devices stashed in manila envelopes and mailed nationwide targeted top Democrats two weeks before the midterm elections.
The bombs found this week were intended for at least seven officials, including Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama and Democratic Rep. Maxine Waters. Law enforcement officials said they believe they’ve tracked down another suspicious package sent to former Vice President Joe Biden, and the FBI says additional packages may have been mailed to other locations.
Another device was discovered early Thursday at an office in New York associated with actor Robert De Niro.
None of the bombs detonated and no one was injured. Here’s a breakdown of what we know: Read more