Aaron Alexis

Police cars sit parked at the entrance to the Washington Navy Yard on Sept. 17, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Navy Awards $6.4 Million Contract to Repair Navy Yard Shooting Site

The Navy has awarded a $6.4 million contract to a Colorado firm to repair and restore the Washington Navy Yard building where a gunman killed 12 people.

10/01/2013

President Obama, along with thousands of others, attended a memorial service Sunday for the 12 men and women killed in the Washington Navy Yard last week. (credit: John Domen/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Navy Yard Guard Remembered As Loving, Steadfast

A slain Washington Navy Yard security guard is being remembered as a loving and steadfast protector of his three daughters and 2,000 workers.

09/28/2013

In this handout photo provided by the FBI, Aaron Alexis is shown in a photo prior to the mass shooting at the Washington Navy Yard on September 16, 2013 in Washington, D.C. Authorities believe Alexis was a gunman involved in the shootings at the Navy Yard, where at least 12 people were shot and killed. (Photo by FBI via Getty Images)

Navy Orders Investigation Into Navy Yard Shooting

The Navy on Thursday ordered an in-depth investigation into the Washington Navy Yard shooting and the events that led up to it, including a detailed look at the shooter, his mental health background and whether any adverse information was ever reported to the service about him.

09/26/2013

Workers return to the Washington Navy Yard on September 17, 2013.  (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Navy Yard Employees Get Counseling After Massacre

More than 6,000 employees of the Washington Navy Yard have been offered counseling in the 10 days since a gunman killed 12 people.

09/26/2013

The Washington Navy Yard gunman visited two hospitals in the weeks before the rampage but did not say he was depressed or having thoughts of harming himself or others, the Veterans Affairs Department said Wednesday. (Fort Worth Police Department via Getty Images)

FBI: Navy Yard Gunman Left Note About Radio Waves

Washington Navy Yard gunman Aaron Alexis left a note saying he was driven to kill by months of bombardment with extremely low-frequency radio waves, the FBI said Wednesday in a disclosure that explains the phrase he etched on his shotgun: “My ELF Weapon!”

09/26/2013

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Va. Gov. McDonnell: Navy Yard Shooting Shouldn’t Provoke New Gun Limits

Even though the weapon used to carry out last week’s Washington Navy Yard bloodshed was bought in Virginia, Gov. Bob McDonnell says that’s no reason to tighten the state’s firearms access laws.

09/24/2013

Many media outlets have chosen not to focus on guns, but rather on Alexis’ “addiction” with violent video games -- studies offer complex, often politically-related correlations.  (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Studies Suggest Complex Link Between Guns, Violent Video Games

Many media outlets have chosen not to focus on guns, but rather on Alexis’ “addiction” with violent video games — studies offer complex, often politically-related correlations.

09/24/2013

Shooting At Washington DC Navy Yard Reportedly Leaves At Least One Wounded

Navy Yard Shooting Victim Leaves Hospital

Officials at a Washington hospital say a woman who was hospitalized with gunshot wounds as a result of last week’s shooting at the Washington Navy Yard has gone home.

09/24/2013

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Va. Man Misidentified as Navy Yard Shooter Knew 1 Victim

A week ago, Rollie Chance was working the phones, worried that some of his friends at the Washington Navy Yard may have been killed in a mass shooting there.

09/23/2013

NRA executive vice president and CEO Wayne LaPierre speaks during the 2013 NRA Annual Meeting and Exhibits at the George R. Brown Convention Center on May 3, 2013 in Houston, Texas. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

NRA’s LaPierre On Navy Yard Shooting: ‘There Weren’t Enough Good Guys With Guns’

Greater efforts are needed to identify and lock up mentally ill people who are dangerous, a top National Rifle Association official responding to the recent Washington Navy Yard shootings said Sunday.

09/22/2013

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