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Clergy gather for a vigil for Miriam Carey, who was  shot and killed near the U.S. Capitol. (credit: WENW's Karen Adams)

Miriam Carey Vigil Held on Capitol Hill

Religious leaders held an interfaith prayer vigil Monday for Miriam Carey, the woman shot and killed in a car chase near the steps of the U.S. Capitol earlier this month.

10/14/2013

Police inspect a black Infiniti with Connecticut plates after chasing and shooting the driver. (MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Passport, Other Items Found With Woman Shot After D.C. Chase

Police found no weapon or evidence of motive while searching the car of a Connecticut woman who was fatally shot by police after trying to ram her vehicle through a White House barrier, according to court documents unsealed Tuesday.

10/08/2013

Miriam Carey's sisters, Valarie, left, and Amy, Right, speak to the media outside a family home in Bedford-Stuyvesent, Brooklyn. (Photo by Michael Graae/Getty Images)

Sisters of D.C. Chase Victim Dispute Police Account

Sisters of a woman fatally shot by police in Washington after she tried to ram her car through a White House barrier say she was not delusional and may have been fleeing danger when she was killed.

10/07/2013

A police car that struck a barricade blocks Constitution Avenue as U.S. Capitol Police investigate a shooting outside of the U.S. Capitol on October 3, 2013. (credit: T.J. Kirkpatrick/Getty Images)

Roads Reopen Around Capitol After Chase, Deadly Shooting

District of Columbia officials say roads closed after a police chase and fatal shooting by the Capitol have reopened.

10/04/2013

Police tactical units leave after responding to a shooting at the Navy Yard in Washington, D.C., on Sept. 16, 2013. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Senate Officials Shut Complex At US Capitol As Authorities Search For Potential Second Suspect

Senate officials shut down their side of the U.S. Capitol complex Monday while authorities searched for a potential second suspect in the Navy Yard shootings.

09/16/2013

Motorists coming off the Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge into Washington are treated to a postcard-perfect view of the U.S. Capitol. The bridge itself, however, is about as ugly as it gets: The steel underpinnings have thinned since the structure was built in 1950, and the span is pocked with rust and crumbling concrete. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Many US Bridges Found To Be Old, Pose Safety Risks

Motorists coming off the Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge into Washington are treated to a postcard-perfect view of the U.S. Capitol. The bridge itself, however, is about as ugly as it gets: The steel underpinnings have thinned since the structure was built in 1950, and the span is pocked with rust and crumbling concrete.

09/15/2013

(Photo credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

More Than 100 Women Arrested at U.S. Capitol Immigration Rally

More than 100 women demanding immigration legislation were arrested outside the U.S. Capitol Thursday after blocking traffic to protest inaction by Congress.

09/12/2013

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Best Labor Day Weekend Events For Kids In Washington DC

Take advance of the last long weekend of the summer with these family-friendly events in Washington DC.

08/16/2013

Demonstrators are arrested by US Capitol Police during an immigration protest near the US Capitol in Washington, D.C., August 1, 2013. Some 40 pro-immigration activists have been arrested outside the US Capitol after blocking traffic while pushing for passage of legislation overhauling the system (Photo credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Pro-Immigration Protesters Arrested Outside U.S. Capitol

Some 40 pro-immigration activists have been arrested outside the U.S. Capitol after blocking traffic while pushing for passage of legislation overhauling the system.

08/01/2013

An American flag waves as the sun rises over the Capitol dome before the presidential inauguration on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 21, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (Credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Hemp Flag to Fly Over U.S. Capitol on July 4

An American flag made of industrial hemp will fly over the U.S. Capitol on Independence Day.

07/03/2013

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