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Capitol Shooting

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No Charges Against Officers Who Shot Woman By Capitol With Her Child In The Car

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 07.10.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Federal prosecutors in D.C. announced Thursday that they would not file criminal charges against U.S. Secret Service and U.S. Capitol Po...

Woman Killed In DC Chase Was Shot 5 Times: Lawyer

AP | WILL LESTER | Posted 06.08.2014 | Crime

WASHINGTON (AP) — The attorney for the family of a Connecticut woman killed by police on Capitol Hill six months ago says her autopsy found she was ...

Lawyer For Woman Shot By Police At U.S. Capitol Says Officers Should Be Criminally Prosecuted

AP | Posted 11.26.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — A lawyer for a Connecticut woman killed by police after a car chase outside the U.S. Capitol is requesting a Justice Department in...

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 Chase Suspect Was 'Depressed,' Mother Says

AP | Posted 10.04.2013 | Crime

NEW YORK -- NEW YORK (AP) — The mother of a Connecticut woman who was shot to death by police after trying to breach a barrier at the White House sa...

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 ...

Is This The Most Quintessential D.C. Photo Ever?

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.03.2013 | Politics

As chaos erupted Thursday in Washington after a female suspect led police on a car chase near the U.S. Capitol that reportedly ended with her death, o...

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...

GOP Congressman Makes Outrageous Accusation During Capitol Lockdown

Posted 10.03.2013 | Politics

Republican Congressman Tim Griffin (R-Ark) is in hot water after condemning leading Democrats, including Barack Obama and Nancy Pelosi, for "violent r...

Journalists Caught In The Middle Of Capitol Hill Shooting

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 12.03.2013 | Media

Reporters inside the U.S. Capitol building were forced to hole up when a shooting incident took place there on Thursday. The Capitol Police issued ...

Capitol Goes On Lockdown After Shots Fired Outside

Posted 10.04.2013 | Politics

The United States Capitol went on lockdown Thursday afternoon after shots were fired outside the building. According to the Associated Press, Capi...

Washington D.C. Shooting: Multiple Victims, At Least Three Dead

AP | NAFEESA SYEED | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

WASHINGTON — A crowd sprayed with bullets in a drive-by that killed four and wounded five had just returned from the funeral of man slain nearby...

Capitol Hill Shooting: Gunfire, Entrances Sealed Off

AP/Huffington Post | BEN EVANS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

WASHINGTON — A U.S. Capitol Police officer shot a 35-year-old man at New Jersey Avenue NW and C Street NW, blocks from the Capitol, according to...