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Palin: Gun Control Debate Limits Americans' Freedom

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 09.20.2013 | Politics

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin (R) wrote an op-ed for National Review addressing guns in the wake of Monday's Washington Navy Yard shooting. Palin ...

Sam Stein

Rollie Chance, Wrongly Suspected Navy Yard Shooter: 'This Must Be A Joke' | Sam Stein | Posted 09.20.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- No one knows what it's like to be a dead mass murderer. But for about 20 minutes on Monday, Rollie Chance got about as close to that exp...

Navy Yard Shooter, Snowden Backgrounds Both Checked By Same Firm

Reuters | Posted 11.20.2013 | Politics

By Tabassum Zakaria WASHINGTON, Sept 19 (Reuters) - The same company that scrutinized former spy agency contractor Edward Snowden for ...

TELL US: Which Is More Pressing: Mental Health Legislation Or Gun Control?

Posted 09.19.2013 | Black Voices

When gunfire erupted at the Washington, D.C. navy yard on Monday, so did the debate over our nation's gun control policies, legislation which allowed ...

FBI Director Gives New Details On Navy Yard Shooting

The Huffington Post | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 09.19.2013 | Politics

FBI Director James Comey provided new details on Monday's shooting at Washington Navy Yard that left 13 people dead. Speaking to reporters Thursday...

'Why Is It That Guns Are The One Danger We Seem Utterly Unable To Do Anything About?'

Posted 09.19.2013 | Comedy

On Wednesday, Jon Stewart expressed the frustration that a lot of Americans are feeling in the wake of yet another mass shooting. How was Aaron Alexis...

PHOTOS: Remembering When The Navy Yard Shooter Meditated For Hours

USA Today | By RICK JERVIS and CAROLYN PESCE | Posted 09.18.2013 | Religion

FORT WORTH, Texas (RNS) What people here are wondering today is what in the world went wrong with Aaron Alexis? The man who shot and killed 12 peop...

Obama To Attend Memorial Service For Navy Yard Shooting Victims

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 09.18.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama will attend a memorial service on Sunday for victims of the Navy Yard shooting. Twelve people were killed Monday by 34-year-...

Howdy, Gun Owners!

Steven Weber | Posted 11.18.2013 | Politics
Steven Weber

What if the law-abiding and god-fearing gun owners actually led the way to limit access to guns by those bad, lethal apples?

Navy Yard Suspect Tried To Buy AR-15 Weapon: Report

Posted 09.18.2013 | Crime

The man police say is responsible for fatally shooting 12 people and injuring eight others at the Washington Navy Yard Monday reportedly tried to buy ...

Michael Calderone

Should Media Give Mass Shooter The Spotlight? | Michael Calderone | Posted 11.17.2013 | Media

NEW YORK -- Dave Cullen, a journalist and the author of the definitive book on the Columbine High School massacre, says he's conflicted when interview...

Five Red Flags In Aaron Alexis' Background

Posted 09.18.2013 | Crime

When 34-year-old Aaron Alexis allegedly committed mass murder on Monday, it wasn’t his first violent incident with a gun. Still, the former Navy con...

David Wood

Aaron Alexis Enlisted In Navy During Period Of Criminal Record Waivers | David Wood | Posted 09.17.2013 | Politics

Alleged Washington Navy Yard shooter Aaron Alexis was able to enlist in the Navy in 2007, despite an earlier shooting incident in which he claimed to ...

A Letter to the News Media From Their Biggest Fan

Jon Hotchkiss | Posted 11.17.2013 | Media
Jon Hotchkiss

Yes, we know that your corporate overlords are demanding that you do your work faster and cheaper -- but you are slowly and most assuredly killing the only thing we need from you: accuracy.

The DC Gunman Grew Up In New York

| Posted 09.17.2013 | New York

By Murray Weiss and Ben Fractenberg NEW YORK — The gunman who went on a murderous spree at a Washington, D.C. Navy Yard before being shot to dea...

Christina Wilkie

National Cathedral Explores Roots Of Navy Yard Shootings | Christina Wilkie | Posted 09.17.2013 | Religion

WASHINGTON -- Meditations on the roots of violence were front and center Monday during an evening prayer service at the Washington National Cathedral....

Jennifer Bendery

Navy Yard Employees Brace For Lost Friends After Day Of Horror | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 09.17.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- It was one of the worst days D.C. has seen in a long time. Twelve people were killed and 14 others were wounded at the Navy Yard on M...

Jason Cherkis

Aaron Alexis, Suspected Navy Yard Shooter, Had A Shooting Incident In 2010 | Jason Cherkis | Posted 09.17.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Aaron Alexis, the suspect in the shooting deaths of at least 12 individuals at the Washington Navy Yard on Monday morning, was a relativ...

Jennifer Bendery

Navy Commander Describes 'Running For My Life' As Man Killed Next To Him | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 09.16.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- It sounded like someone fired off a cap gun at first -- one, then two, then eventually four shots from within the fourth floor of Buildi...

Navy Yard Shooting Suspect Identified

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 11.04.2013 | Crime

Aaron Alexis has been identified by police as the dead Washington Navy Yard shooter, NBC News reports. Alexis, 34, originally of Fort Worth, Texas,...

Navy Yard Shooter Dead After Fatal Incident

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.16.2013 | Politics

A Navy Yard shooter who wreaked havoc on Washington, D.C. Monday morning is now dead. Officials say at least one shooter has died at the Washington...

BREAKING: 13 Dead In Washington Navy Yard Shooting

Posted 09.17.2013 | Crime

One shooter is dead after opening fire Monday morning at the Washington Navy Yard, and Metropolitan Police Chief Cathy Lanier announced Monday night t...