Washington Hospital Center

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.


Peter Laboy. (Credit: City of Alexandria Police Department)

Alexandria Officer Who Was Shot Now Eating, Sitting Up

“Peter is making unbelievable strides hour by hour. It’s surprising but not really. He’s my husband and I know how he thinks and what he’s capable of, especially after this critical week.”


Credit: WNEW reporter Kevin Patrick

Officials Say Electrical Circuit Caused Fire That Killed 5-Year Old Girl In Capitol Heights

What began as a story of heroics turned tragic overnight after a 5-year-old girl died from injuries sustained in a major fire in Capitol Heights Wednesday afternoon.