'Delusional' driver 'believed President spoke to her'

The woman killed after a car chase near the White House in Washington DC was delusional and believed President Obama communicated with her, the Associated Press has reported, citing an official.

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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.