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President Barack Obama pauses as he speaks during a memorial service for victims of the Washington Navy Yard shooting at the Marine Barracks on Sept. 22, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Obama: Gun Control Laws ‘Ought To Obsess Us’

President Barack Obama on Sunday memorialized the victims of the Washington Navy Yard shooting by calling for a transformation in the nation’s gun laws to address an epidemic of gun violence, saying, “There’s nothing inevitable about it.”

09/22/2013

Police conduct an investigation into a shooting at the Navy Yard in Washington, D.C., on Sept. 16, 2013. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

ATF Kept Out Of Loop After Navy Yard Shooting As FBI Took Charge

Left out of the loop was the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, a surprising snub between top U.S. law enforcement agencies that comes as the ATF struggles to show its relevance in Washington.

09/22/2013

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)

Mayor Gray: ‘We Need Sensible Gun Control … And We Need It Now’

After Monday’s shootings at the Washington Navy Yard in Southeast D.C., District Mayor Vincent Gray is calling for federal gun control.

09/22/2013

U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel lays a wreath in honor of the Navy Yard shooting victims, at the U.S. Navy Memorial, September 17, 2013 in Washington, DC. 13 people were killed, including the gunman, during Monday's shooting at the Navy Yard in Washington. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Service Honors Navy Yard Shooting Victim

Family and friends will celebrate the life of a longtime Navy officer who was among the 12 people slain by a gunman at the Washington Navy Yard.

09/21/2013

Bryce Harper and teammates have a moment of silence for the victims of the Navy Yard shooting before playing the Atlanta Braves at Nationals Park on Sept. 17, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (Credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Nats Offering Free Tickets to Navy Yard Personnel, Families

The Washington Nationals are offering free tickets to Navy Yard personnel and their families for Saturday’s game.

09/20/2013

Shooting At Washington DC Navy Yard Reportedly Leaves Several Wounded

Harrowing Tale of Escape from Navy Yard Shooting Rampage

A harrowing account of one person’s escape from the Navy Yard shooting rampage. ‘I felt him breathe.’

09/20/2013

Bryce Harper and teammates have a moment of silence for the victims of the Navy Yard shooting before playing the Atlanta Braves at Nationals Park on Sept. 17, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (Credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Nats Auctioning Autographed, Game-Used Jerseys to Benefit Navy Yard Victims

The Washington Nationals are holding a week-long auction of game-worn, autographed tribute jerseys, with proceeds benefiting victims of Monday’s tragic deadly shootings at the Navy Yard.

09/19/2013

People walk past the guarded front gate of the Washington Navy Yard on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013 in Washington, D.C. On Sept. 16 Aaron Alexis entered a building at the Washington Navy Yard and shot and killed 12 people before being shot and killed by police. (Photo: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Navy Yard Workers ‘Still Unsettled’ as They Return for First Time Since Shooting

The Washington Navy Yard began returning to nearly normal operations three days after it was the scene of a mass shooting in which a gunman killed 12 people.

09/19/2013

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)

Hospital: 2 Navy Yard Victims Improve, 1 Released

A Washington hospital says a police officer and a civilian injured in the Navy Yard shooting have been upgraded from fair condition to good condition, and a third patient has been released.

09/18/2013

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel with Chief of Naval Operations Admiral Jonathan Greenert (left), Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Martin Dempsey (second from left), Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus (third from left), and Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Admiral Sandy Winnefeld (right). (Credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Hagel: ‘A Lot of Red Flags’ Missed on Navy Yard Shooter

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is ordering the Pentagon to review the physical security of all U.S. defense facilities worldwide and the security clearances that allow access to them.

09/18/2013

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