Family question why driver shot

The family of Miriam Carey, the 34-year-old woman shot dead following a dramatic car chase through the streets of Washington that caused a lockdown on Capitol Hill, have said they do not understand why she was shot, when she was unarmed.

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Suspect had 'baby in car' during shooting incident

A baby was inside the car when a woman tried to ram it through the security barricades at the White House, NBC News reporter Luke Russert said.

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US Congress staff thank police after 'shooting'

Members of Congress and Capitol Hill staff have taken to twitter to send messages of thanks and appreciation to Capitol Hill Police officers after gunshots were heard in the area.

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