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Washington Shooting

Man Misidentified As DC Shooter Was Family Friends With Victim

AP | MATTHEW BARAKAT | Posted 09.24.2013 | Crime

McLEAN, Va. -- 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 ...

Sam Stein

Rollie Chance, Wrongly Suspected Navy Yard Shooter: 'This Must Be A Joke'

HuffingtonPost.com | 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...

Obama: Gun Control Won't Happen Without Congress

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 09.18.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- If voters want significant gun legislation to get passed in the wake of the nation's latest mass shooting, a Monday massacre at the Wash...

Jennifer Bendery

Navy Yard Victim 'Was A Good Person'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 09.18.2013 | Politics

WALDORF, Md. -- It’s not every day you meet someone who, just for the love of it, works the night shift at Walmart. After all, Sylvia Frasier alr...

Ryan Grim

'Why Are We So Tolerant Toward Violence?'

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 09.17.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) said Tuesday that he will revisit the idea of passing gun safety legislation in the wake of Monday's mass sho...

Jason Cherkis

Navy Yard Shooting Victim Was An Immigrant Devoted To U.S. Ideals

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Cherkis | Posted 09.18.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON - Vishnu B. Pandit, 61, wasn’t just an engineer and suburban family man, says M. Nuns Jain, a friend from their days at a Calcutta univer...

Complete Victim List Released

Posted 09.17.2013 | Crime

Authorities have released the names of the remaining five unidentified victims who died Monday in a shooting rampage at the Washington Navy Yard. O...

Jennifer Bendery

Navy Yard Employees Brace For Lost Friends After Day Of Horror

HuffingtonPost.com | 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...

MAP: Washington Navy Yard Shooting Area

Posted 12.18.2013 | Crime

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Jennifer Bendery

Navy Commander Describes 'Running For My Life' As Man Killed Next To Him

HuffingtonPost.com | 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...

Shooting Witness Describes Hearing Shots, Running From Scene

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.16.2013 | Politics

Budget analyst Herbert Williams spoke with HuffPost's Arthur Delaney about hearing shots at Navy Yard during Monday morning's shooting. Williams d...

5 Killed In Shooting At Washington Apartment Complex

AP | TED S. WARREN | Posted 06.21.2013 | Crime

FEDERAL WAY, Wash. — A man fatally shot his live-in girlfriend at an apartment south of Seattle then killed three men, including a neighbor who ...

Man Allegedly Opens Fire On SWAT Team

AP | Posted 11.03.2012 | Crime

ARLINGTON, Wash. — Authorities in Washington state have called off their search for a second sniper after looking through a neighborhood and nea...

Washington Walmart Shooting Leaves 2 Dead, 2 Deputies Hurt

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

PORT ORCHARD, Wash. — A shootout in front of a Walmart in Washington state left two people dead and two sheriff's deputies wounded Sunday aftern...

Have We Reached the Tipping Point on Guns?

Cenk Uygur | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Cenk Uygur

How many shootings do there have to be in the news before we wonder about the wisdom of allowing just about anyone to get a gun in America? Our gun culture is completely out of control.