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Former Navy reservist Aaron Alexis allegedly killed 12 people and wounded several others at the Washington Navy Yard on Sept. 17 before he was killed during a gun battle with police.


'A day of rememberance' at Navy Yard

Kathy lost eight of her colleagues when a gunman killed them one year ago at Navy Yard. She tells her story at a remembrance ceremony at Canal Park in southeast Washington on Sept. 16, 2014.


Hundreds gather to mark the one-year anniversary of the Navy Yard shooting

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Navy officials read the names of the 12 people killed in the rampage and tolled a bell in their memory.


On anniversary of Navy Yard shooting, loss of expert shipbuilder still echoes at sea

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The lasting toll of Aaron Alexis’s rampage is reflected in the Navy’s struggle to finish its newest warship.


Navy Yard shooter’s sister: ‘It’s very scary for me now that the time has come’

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Naomi Alexis agrees to talk about her brother, Aaron Alexis, who killed 12 people, then changes her mind.


A Navy Yard survivor’s journey of pain and resilience

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A year after the shooting rampage that killed 12, Jennifer Bennett has become an inspiration to co-workers.


Details and lessons from the Navy Yard shooting

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A D.C. Police report clarified some details about the movements of shooter Aaron Alexis through Building 197 in the Navy Yard last Sept. 16 and revealed some issues that complicated the law enforcement response.

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Excerpts of Navy Yard report: 160 cameras and no one watching; facing down shooter

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Report discloses dozens of shocking details about delays in responding to shooting and harrowing encounters.


How the Navy Yard shooting unfolded

On Sept. 16, 2013, Aaron Alexis walked into Washington, D.C.'s Navy Yard complex and opened fire. He killed 12 people and wounded four before he was fatally shot by police. Here's a timeline of how the shooting rampage unfolded that day.


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