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Navy Yard Survivor: ‘I Felt Him Breathe’

The first bang sounded distant and muffled. On the fourth floor, Bertillia Lavern assumed somebody downstairs was setting up for an event and had dropped a folding table.

09/19/2013

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Lawmakers Vow To Close Gaps In Security Following Navy Yard Shooting

As authorities learn more about Aaron Alexis, new questions are being raised about security at the Navy Yard he targeted.

09/18/2013

Aaron Alexis

VA: Navy Gunman Didn’t Reveal Homicidal Thoughts

The man who gunned down 12 people at the Washington Navy Yard on Monday visited two hospitals in the weeks before the rampage but denied that he was depressed or having thoughts of harming himself or others, the Department of Veterans Affairs said Wednesday.

09/18/2013

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Navy Gunman’s Mom: ‘I Don’t Know Why He Did It’

The mother of Aaron Alexis said Wednesday that she does not know why her son opened fire at the Washington Navy Yard, killing 12 people, but she is glad he can no longer hurt anyone else.

09/18/2013

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Community Group Sets Up Navy Yard Victims’ Fund

A community group is establishing a fund and raising money to help the families of those killed in Monday’s shooting at the Washington Navy Yard.

09/18/2013

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‘Great Dad, Not Victim:’ Westminster Man Killed In Navy Yard Shooting

A Carroll County man is among the 12 people killed by a lone gunman at the Washington Navy Yard on Monday morning.

09/17/2013

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Federal Gun Laws Didn’t Block Navy Yard Shooter

The gunman in the mass shootings at the Washington Navy Yard, Aaron Alexis, had a history of violent outbursts, was at least twice accused of firing guns in anger and was in the early stages of treatment for serious mental problems, according to court records and U.S. law enforcement officials.

09/17/2013

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FBI Investigation Continues After Washington Navy Yard Shooting

A tragic shooting spree killed 12 people at the Washington Navy Yard. Now we’re learning more about what happened and why.

09/17/2013

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Defense Contract Worker Behind Navy Yard Shooting Was Hearing Voices & Had Mental Issues

The deadly attack at the Washington Navy Yard was carried out by one of the military’s own: a defense contract employee and former Navy reservist who used a valid pass to get onto the installation and started firing inside a building, killing 12 people before he was slain in a gun battle with police.

09/17/2013

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Gunman In Navy Yard Shooting Was Defense Contractor & Former Navy Reservist

Aaron Alexis seems a study in contradictions: a former Navy reservist, a recent Defense Department contractor, a convert to Buddhism who was taking an online course in aeronautics. But he also had flashes of temper that led to run-ins with police over shootings in Fort Worth, Texas, and Seattle.

09/16/2013

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Navy Yard Workers & Loved Ones Speak To WJZ

The impact of the violence at the Navy Yard has been felt from Washington to DC.

09/16/2013

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