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Teacher who survived Sandy Hook has book deal

SEPTEMBER 18: Kyra Murray holds a photo with victims of the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School during a press conference at the U.S. Capitol calling for gun reform legislation and marking the 9 month anniversary of the shooting September 18, 2013 in Washington, DC.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

DC Military

NDW sees steady donations during Feds Feed Families campaign

Marina Soden, Department of the Navy/Charitable Operations Office employee, sorts out food donations for the Feds Feed Families Campaign, June 10. This summer, U.S. Department of Agriculture will once again lead the Feds Feed Families campaign with the support of the Chief Human Capital Officers Council and other agency partners, which officially ... (more)

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Washington Times

Outrage over $190M border security deal for troubled federal contractor

For the first time in its 20-year history, a federal contracting firm is filing a bid protest to overturn the $190 million award of a border security contract to a rival accused of fraud by the Justice Department.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

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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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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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Navy Department Library looks to future-proof unique historical documents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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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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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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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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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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