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Who is Ashli Babbit? Woman Shot Dead in Capitol Siege Was U.S. Air Force Veteran

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Ashli Elizabeth Babbit, one of four people who died in connection with the violent riots at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, was a 14-year U.S. Air Force veteran and resident of Ocean Beach, a neighborhood in San Diego, California.



a group of people standing in front of a building: Members of the Swat team patrol and secure the Statuary Hall before U.S. Vice President Mike Pence makes his way into the House Chamber at the U.S. Capitol, on January 7. A woman who fatally shot at the Capitol on Wednesday was a U.S. Air Force veteran.


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Members of the Swat team patrol and secure the Statuary Hall before U.S. Vice President Mike Pence makes his way into the House Chamber at the U.S. Capitol, on January 7. A woman who fatally shot at the Capitol on Wednesday was a U.S. Air Force veteran.

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Navy

Navy officer found dead in Yellow Sea after going missing while on duty

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SEOUL, Jan. 9 (Yonhap) — A Navy officer was found dead Saturday after going missing while on duty aboard a patrol boat off the western border island of Baengnyeong, military authorities said.

The chief petty officer disappeared at around 10 p.m. on Friday in waters south of the island in the Yellow Sea, as the 450-ton patrol killer he was aboard was sailing for night guard operations, according to the Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS).

After hours of search operations, the authorities found the man at around 10

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