11/23/13 03:45 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The company that employed the Washington Navy Yard shooter pulled his access to classified material for two days in August when mental health problems became evident, but restored it quickly and never told Navy officials about the withdrawal, The Associated Press has learned....
11/08/13 09:00 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — It was reasonable for officials to reroute a Capitol Police tactical squad away from the Washington Navy Yard rampage amid concerns about possible threats to the U.S. Capitol after the officers got stuck in traffic, according to a report released Friday that defends the...
By Tim Mak | 10/31/13 02:58 PM
Senators expressed frustration Thursday with the process used to grant security clearances to federal workers following the Edward Snowden leaks and Aaron Alexis' killing rampage at the Washington Navy Yard. Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H., said that federal officials needed to regularly access...
By Eric Tucker | 10/31/13 09:26 AM
Contract guards who protect federal buildings have received uneven and inconsistent training on responding to shootings like the one last month at the Washington Navy Yard, according to a government watchdog report released Wednesday.
10/30/13 10:07 PM
September's shooting at Washington DC's Navy Yard is still in the minds of many. Wednesday, the House committee on homeland security discussed security tactics at federal buildings to prevent a similar incident.
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