We're now hearing the lockdown placed on the Capitol has been lifted, with the Senate Sergeant At Arms tweeting in confirmation:
Earlier reports of an active shooter situation shocked and scared the nation as those working on Capitol Hill were presumed in danger.
Confirmation on details are still scare. Stay tuned.
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Oh no! A gunman is terrorizing the Washington Navy Yard!
FBI and District Police report at least one victim as a shooter armed with a rifle has opened fire on the Washington, D.C. landmark.
According to Navy sources, three shots were fired at the Naval Sea Systems Command Headquarters this morning. The shooter is still at large.
3,000 people work at the Navy Yard. Our thoughts are with them now.
More details to come as they become available.
The U.S. Navy is now reporting multiple people wounded:
We can only hope it doesn't go any further than this.
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Aaron Hernandez appeared in court earlier today where a Grand Jury formally indicted him for his connection to Odin Lloyd's murder.
Just last month, the former New England Patriot had a probable cause hearing pushed back so prosecutors would have more time to build their case, and it sounds like they may have found the evidence they were looking for.
Investigators got their hands on footage from Aaron's home surveillance system where he appears to be holding a
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Just moments ago news reports started popping up saying shots have been fired at Ronald E. McNair Discovery Learning Academy in DeKalb County, Georgia. The police are on the scene, and the latest we've heard is that the shooter is
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Tragic news today on such a special day!
In New Orleans, a shooting took place during a Mother's Day parade and allegedly left at least 12 people injured.
No deaths have been reported but the New Orleans police have reported they are searching for three suspects who might have been involved.
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A mother of one of the victims in the Sandy Hook Elementary School tragedy has revealed that she has met with the father of the shooter who massacred twenty first graders before killing himself.
Alissa Parker's six-year-old daughter Emilie died back in December, and the mother says she needed to tell the shooter's father, Peter Lanza, so she could get it off her chest.
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One of the men believed to be behind the horrific shooting in Connecticut has been identified.
Ryan Lanza, reported to be 20 years old, has been named as the shooter in today's horrific news.
A second suspsect has been caught and is currently in questioning. 27 are reported (but not confirmed) dead, with 18 supposedly children.
The school principal and psychologist have been confirmed dead. With all the news coming in, this just keeps getting more anf more horrific.
More details to come….
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