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Feds tell local SWAT to “stand down” at Navy Yard shooting

One of the first teams of heavily armed police to respond to Monday’s shooting in Washington DC was ordered to stand down by superiors.  http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/24153252  A tactical response team of the Capitol Police, a force that guards the US Capitol complex, was told to leave the scene by a supervisor instead of aiding municipal officers. […]