Tropical Storm Karen moving toward Gulf Coast

Authorities locked down the U.S. Capitol, as well as House and Senate office buildings after a woman was shot after she tried to run through a barrier today in Washington.  Watch 9News at 5 for the latest on this developing story.

Tropical Storm Karen is in the Gulf of Mexico and heading northwest.  Parts of the WAFB viewing area are under tropical storm and hurricane warnings until Saturday.  Tonight on 9News at 6, WAFB Chief Meteorologist Jay Grymes will have more on where Karen is expected to make landfall.

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