Kimberly Endicott recalled the moment she felt "pure fear."
The standoff ended when police entered the apartment and found the children and the suspect Gary Wayne Lindsey Jr. dead of gunshot wounds.
Connecticut authorities say a man took his wife hostage in their home for several days.
Three female employees and the gunman were all found dead after a daylong siege.
"It didn’t enter my mind that he was being serious," Joshua Boyle recalled of the moment a captor told him the news.
The ELN says Arsen Voskanyan was killed during an attempt to flee the group's custody.
The two captive men are shown pleading with the U.S. government to negotiate their release.
At least 11 people were held hostage.
While corruption has been a defining characteristic of Armenian politics for decades, the summer 2015 Electric Yerevan protests revealed that Armenians are increasingly willing to participate in anti-corruption demonstrations.
Police shot dead the two attackers following the attack in northern France.
The attacker reportedly filmed part of the assault live on Facebook.