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All nine people wounded during a dramatic confrontation between police and a gunman outside the Empire State Building were struck by bullets fired by the two officers, police said Saturday, citing ballistics evidence.
The 41st annual Smithsonian Folklife Festival, this year celebrating the Mekong watershed, Northern Ireland and the roots of Virginia's culture, will be held from June 27 to July 1 and from July 4 to July 8 on the Mall between Seventh and 14th streets Northwest.