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Capitol Hill Shooting

Capitol Hill Shooting: Child Unharmed?

Kerry L. Malawista, MSW, Ph.D. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Kerry L. Malawista, MSW, Ph.D.

The news arrived as a text on my phone: Shooting on Capitol Hill, nation's capitol on lockdown. I live and work near Washington, D.C. Like most of ...

Lisa Belkin

A Very Hard Week To Be A Struggling Mother

HuffingtonPost.com | Lisa Belkin | Posted 10.04.2013 | Parents

It’s always tough to be a struggling young mother. This week it’s been particularly hard. First the Federal government shutdown halted the WIC...

Possible Motives Emerge In DC Chase

Posted 10.04.2013 | Crime

Several new reports point to possible motives for what caused a Connecticut woman to lead police on a car chase that ended in her death on Thursday. ...

Capitol Police Protecting Congress In Shooting Aren't Getting Paid, Thanks To Congress

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 10.04.2013 | Politics

Members of Congress celebrated the bravery and hard work of the Capitol Police force after the pursuit of a woman motorist ended with her fatal shooti...

Woman Shot By Police Near Capitol Identified

AP/The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

Law enforcement officers have confirmed the identity of the woman shot by police outside the Capitol building on Thursday. The woman who attempted ...

Modern America, Summed Up In One Photo

Benjamin Hart | Posted 10.03.2013 | Politics

On Thursday afternoon, as the Capitol was on lockdown following a police shooting outside its grounds, New York Times photographer Doug Mills snapped ...

Lawmakers React To Capitol Hill Shooting

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 10.03.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- U.S. lawmakers reacted to the Capitol shooting and lockdown Thursday, grateful for the response of Capitol Police. After tweeting tha...

Police Shoot, Kill Female Suspect In Front Of Capitol

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 10.03.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A woman driving a black Infiniti with a young child inside tried to ram through a White House barricade Thursday, then led police on a c...

WATCH: Dramatic Footage Shows Car Chase At U.S. Capitol

Posted 10.04.2013 | Politics

On Thursday, the U.S. Capitol was put on lockdown after a female suspect struck a bollard near the White House in her vehicle and proceeded to flee to...

Michael McAuliff

Senators Describe Hearing Capitol Hill Shots

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 10.03.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Lawmakers who were outside the U.S. Capitol Building were rushed inside to safety when shots erupted Thursday afternoon, several said in...