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Letter Prompts Hazmat Response at Washington-Area Military Base

Eleven people fell ill Tuesday at Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall next to Arlington National Cemetery after a suspicious letter containing an unknown substance was opened. Three people were transported to a local hospital, the Arlington County Fire Department said in a tweet, with non-life threatening conditions. According to a statement released by the Pentagon, “Personnel in the affected building took immediate preventative measures by evacuating the building. Base officials...

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