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Thursday Jul 17 | The Bennington Banner

Workers to return to Navy Yard building in Feb.

An admiral says workers will start returning in February to the Washington Navy Yard building were 12 were fatally shot last year.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, Arlington, VA

Thursday Jul 17 | Stars and Stripes

Workers to return to Navy Yard building in February

An admiral says workers will start returning in February to the Washington Navy Yard building were 12 were fatally shot last year.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, Arlington, VA

Thursday Jul 17 | DC Military

Building energy monitors look to reduce waste during summer

The Navy energy mascot, BRITE, shows the building controls in the Shore Operations Center during a visit to the Washington Navy Yard, July 9 to build energy awareness.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Mira Mesa/Scripps Ranch Sentinel

Navy Department Library looks to future-proof unique historical documents

WASHINGTON Four pages of a message drafted in May 1814 sent from Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry to Secretary of the Navy William Jones detailing cargo and items seized from British ships during the Battle of Lake Erie, Sept.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Baltimore News

Police couldn't watch Navy Yard surveillance video

An internal District of Columbia police report on the response to the Washington Navy Yard shooting says officers were hindered because they couldn't access live surveillance-camera footage of the shooter.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Virginian-Pilot

Navy Yard report details killer's death, shootings

In the end, after more than an hour of slaughter, it came down to a gunfight in a warren of cubicles in a very ordinary office building.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, District of Columbia Government, Washington DC

Sunherald.com

Police couldn't watch Navy Yard surveillance video

The report says the contract security guard who was monitoring the surveillance videos locked the door to the control room and didn't contact law enforcement.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, District of Columbia Government, Washington DC

Thu Jul 10, 2014

DC Military

NDW honors 32 for response during 2013 Navy Yard attack

U.S. Navy photo/Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class ?Pedro A. Rodriguez Naval District Washington Commandant Rear Adm.

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Mira Mesa/Scripps Ranch Sentinel

Navy Department Library looks to future-proof unique historical documents

WASHINGTON Four pages of a message drafted in May 1814 sent from Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry to Secretary of the Navy William Jones detailing cargo and items seized from British ships during the Battle of Lake Erie, Sept.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Navy

Tue Jul 08, 2014

WTOP-FM Washington

D.C. police shore up arsenal in wake of Navy Yard shooting

The Washington Metropolitan Police Department is shoring up its arsenal following last year's shooting at the Washington Navy Yard.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

Mira Mesa/Scripps Ranch Sentinel

Navy Department Library looks to future-proof unique historical documents

WASHINGTON Four pages of a message drafted in May 1814 sent from Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry to Secretary of the Navy William Jones detailing cargo and items seized from British ships during the Battle of Lake Erie, Sept.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Navy

CBS News

Background check firm that vetted Edward Snowden receives new contract

U.S. Investigations Services, LLC is a contractor that performs background checks on people seeking government-issued security clearances, but it hasn't had the most sterling record of late.

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DC Military

NDW Awards Sailors, Civilians for Attack Response Efforts

Commandant, Naval District Washington Rear Adm. Mark Rich speak to awardees and guests during an award ceremony at the Washington Navy Yard, July 2. Rich and NDW Region commanding officers awarded civilian and military personnel for their response efforts during the tragic events of Sept.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

Washington Post

Federal Eye: Cummings wants USIS head to answer questions

Rep. Elijah Cummings wants to get answers from the chief executive of the largest federal contractor that conducts background security investigations.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Elijah Cummings, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Military, US Navy, Republican, Darrell Issa, Liberal Political News

Sun Jun 29, 2014

Switched

Bourbon Street Shooting Injures 9

Police spokesman Frank Robertson says the incident happened early Sunday. Seven people were hospitalized in stable condition, and a female was listed in critical condition.

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Sat Jun 28, 2014

Washington Post

Benghazi suspect Ahmed Abu Khattala, in D.C., pleads not guilty to conspiracy charge

A year after the fall of longtime dictator Moammar Gaddafi, on Sept. 11 and 12, 2012, a U.S. diplomatic compound and CIA annex in the Libyan city of Benghazi were attacked, killing four Americans, including U.S. Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens.

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Business & Heritage Clarksville

Recognizing danger in the workplace

Shocking acts of public violence continue to dominate the news: Shootings at Fort Hood and the Washington Navy Yard - considered workplace incidents; and a stabbing at a Pennsylvania high school.

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Related Topix: US Navy, US Military, Murrysville, PA

Albany Times Union

Mental illness is a medical emergency

In the nearly year and a half since I have been investigating America's broken mental health system - even with my 30-year background in clinical psychology - I have been shocked to learn just how much our country has failed those with severe mental illness.

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Fri Jun 27, 2014

Holtville Tribune

Naval History Celebrates Progess, Looks to Future

The Naval History and Heritage Command began a new chapter, June 27, as its director of two years retired during a ceremony at the Washington Navy Yard.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

Newport News Shipbuilding installs new emergency notification system

Approved last September, it will supplement the current alert system that sends messages via computers and cell phones, said Christie Miller, a company spokeswoman.

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