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On Monday, September 16, a gunman walked into the Washington Navy Yard and killed 12 people, before being shot and killed by police. The rampage, which drew a massive response from local and federal law enforcement, was the single biggest mass casualty incident in the District since 1982.

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Employees To Return To Site Of Navy Yard Shooting

A Navy admiral says 2,700 employees are going to head back to work at the Navy Yard building where 12 people were fatally shot in 2013.
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Norton: Security Clearance Reforms Needed After Navy Yard Shooting

Questions linger as to how 34-year-old Aaron Alexis was able to attain one of the highest security clearances in light of his history of mental illness.

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Navy Yard Victim's Friends And Family Create Scholarship Fund

A new scholarship honors Gerald Read, one of 12 killed in the Sept. 16 Navy Yard shootings.
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Actor Gary Sinise Rocks for Navy Yard Employees

Actor Gary Sinise and his band brought music to Washington last night to lift the spirits of Navy Yard employees and their families.
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Probe Finds Tactical Police Unit Told To Stand Down At Navy Yard

A tactical Capitol Police squad was recalled from the Washington Navy Yard rampage because of possible threats to the U.S. Capitol, according to an investigation.
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Navy Yard Shooter Did Not Disclose Arrest, Debts

The Navy Yard shooter lied about a previous arrest and failed to disclose thousands of dollars in debts when he applied for a security clearance in the Navy.
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Man Misidentified As Navy Yard Shooter Considering Legal Action

The Stafford, Va. man misidentified as the Navy Yard shooting suspect says he is considering legal action against two TV stations that published his name.

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Federal Agency Left Out Of Loop In Wake Of Navy Yard Shooting

While investigators continue to piece together what happened during the rampage that left 12 dead at the Navy Yard, a report suggests a key law enforcement agency was left out of the loop.
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Obama Memorializes Navy Yard Victims, Calls For Renewed Action On Guns

D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray joined President Obama in using a memorial service for the victims of the Navy Yard shooting to call for changes to the nation’s gun laws.
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Nats Offer Free Tickets To Navy Yard Personnel And Families

The Washington Nationals are offering free tickets to Navy Yard personnel and their families for Saturday's game against the Miami Marlins.