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President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama attend a memorial for the victims of the Washington Navy Yard shooting September 22, 2013 at the Marine Barracks in Washington, D.C. President Obama and the first lady visited with families of the victims. (credit: Olivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images)

Fund Will Aid Children of Slain Navy Yard Guard

The family of a security guard killed at the Washington Navy Yard is announcing a memorial fund for his children.

09/24/2013

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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

File photo of a Hearse at a funeral. (Photo credit: Rob Kim/Getty Images)

Navy Yard Shooting Victims Remembered

Four victims of the mass shooting at the Washington Navy Yard are being laid to rest.

09/24/2013

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)

Chief: D.C. Cop ‘Took 2 Rounds’ to Chest in Navy Yard Rampage

The District of Columbia’s police chief says a police officer was shot in the chest but saved by his bulletproof vest while responding to the shootings at the Washington Navy Yard.

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

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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

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

The Justice Department says for the first time that it intends to use information gained from one of the government's warrantless surveillance programs against an accused terrorist, setting the stage for a likely Supreme Court test of the Obama administration's approach to national security. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Pedro A. Rodriguez/RELEASED)

ATF Kept Out of the Loop After Navy Yard Shooting

Within hours of the Navy Yard shootings, the FBI had traced the gunman’s recent shotgun purchase and sent agents to the shop in northern Virginia where he bought it. 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

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