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Canadian soldier killed in Ottawa ID'd as Nathan Cirillo, reservist from Hamilton - Wed, 22 Oct 2014 12:41:32 EDT
Nathan Cirillo

CBC News has confirmed the Ottawa shooting victim is Cpl. Nathan Cirillo, 24, a reservist serving in Hamilton from the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders of Canada regiment.

Soldier dies after Parliament Hill attack, gunman also shot dead - Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:02:03 EDT
Ottawa shooting

In brazen shootings in Ottawa today, an armed attacker shot and fatally wounded a Canadian Forces member at the National War Memorial before heading to Parliament's Centre Block, where he was shot dead. Police and military officials said at an afternoon press conference the incident is not over and asked for vigilance.

Dramatic events caught on video as shooting unfolds in Ottawa - Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:45:23 EDT
Ottawa shooting

The first reports of a shooting at Canada's National War Memorial in Ottawa came just before 10 a.m. E.T. Wednesday, as Ottawa police confirmed there had been gunfire. Here is a video record of the day as events unfolded.

Commons sergeant-at-arms a hero for 'selfless act' in Ottawa shooting - Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:56:13 EDT
Kevin Vickers Sergeant-at-arms Ottawas shooting

House of Commons Sergeant-at-Arms Kevin Vickers was lauded by members of Parliament Wednesday for his reported role in stopping an assailant who killed a Canadian Forces member in Ottawa.

'We are all shaken by it,' Obama says of Ottawa shooting - Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:53:33 EDT

The shooting in Ottawa drew international attention and reaction from Canada's closest ally, the United States, and beyond. President Barack Obama offered his support and condolences in a call with Prime Minister Stephen Harper and other world leaders did the same.

B.C. MLAs warned of possible security threat days before Ottawa attack - Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:05:58 EDT
Guard outside B.C. legislature

Members of the B.C. Legislature were contacted about concerns from Ottawa over a security threat, days before the shooting at the National War Memorial and Parliament Hill on Wednesday.

'We could smell that gun powder': MPs, eyewitnesses describe Ottawa shooting scene - Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:33:06 EDT
Conservative Party caucus room barricade Oct 22

Chaos erupted today around Parliament Hill when gunfire broke out around the National War Memorial, and carried on in Parliament and around the downtown Ottawa area. Here's some of what MPs and other witnesses saw and heard.

Security measures heightened across Canada amid Ottawa shooting - Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:07:23 EDT
Toronto Security 20141022

Shootings in Ottawa have prompted tighter security measures across the country, but there are no reports of known threats outside the capital.

Winnipeg police make arrest after remains of 6 babies found in locker - Wed, 22 Oct 2014 08:31:03 EDT
Police at U-Haul

Winnipeg police have charged a 40-year-old woman after the remains of six babies were found inside a storage locker.

Winnipeg elections see highest turnout since 2002 - Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:35:37 EDT
Winnipeg city hall sign

Accessible advanced voting and a number of new candidates are responsible for the highest voter turnout in Winnipeg since 2002, according to senior election official Marc Lemoine.

What we know about hit-and-run attack driver Martin Couture-Rouleau - Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:52:09 EDT
Martin Couture-Rouleau

He may have been just a "lone wolf", working without links to any other radical groups, possibly motivated by Canada's recent involvement in the fight against ISIS. But what's known for sure is that Martin Couture-Rouleau was clearly considered some kind of threat by the Canadian government.

Has Trudeau's decision on Iraq hurt his party's support? - Wed, 22 Oct 2014 05:00:00 EDT
Justin Trudeau

Polls suggest that Canadians still support the mission in Iraq, but show mixed results for Justin Trudeau and the Liberals.

Gunman in Ottawa attack identified as Michael Zehaf-Bibeau - Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:09:00 -0400
The suspect in Wednesday’s attack on Parliament Hill is Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, a Canadian citizen born in 1982, CTV News has confirmed. The suspect was gunned down Wednesday morning, following shootings at Ottawa’s National War Memorial and inside Parliament.
Obama pledges solidarity with Canada, says U.S. 'shaken' by shootings - Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:59:00 -0400
U.S. President Barack Obama spoke to Prime Minister Stephen Harper by phone Wednesday, expressing his country’s solidarity with Canada and offering assistance in the wake of the attacks in Ottawa that left one soldier dead Wednesday.
CF members asked to stay out of uniform after Ottawa shootings - Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:26:00 -0400
Canadian Forces members have been asked to consider staying out of uniform unless on active duty, as Parliament Hill and downtown Ottawa remains an active investigation following a deadly shooting.
Sergeant-at-Arms stopped shooter on Parliament Hill - Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:38:00 -0400
Kevin Michael Vickers, Canada’s Sergeant-at-Arms, is being hailed as a hero after shooting a Parliament Hill gunman in Ottawa.
RCMP say they couldn't prevent attack on soldiers in Quebec - Wed, 22 Oct 2014 08:18:00 -0400
The RCMP say there was little they could have done to prevent Martin Couture-Rouleau from targeting two soldiers in Quebec, despite their monitoring of his activities, his recent arrest, and subsequent attempts to de-radicalize him.
Soldier killed at National War Memorial identified - Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:27:00 -0400
The Canadian Forces reservist shot and killed while standing guard at the National War Memorial was a proud soldier, an animal lover and fitness fanatic from Hamilton, Ont.
Malala Yousafzai's honorary Canadian citizenship ceremony cancelled: PMO - Wed, 22 Oct 2014 06:38:00 -0400
Prime Minister Stephen Harper's office says two scheduled events today in Toronto with Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai have been cancelled.
Woman charged with concealing remains of six babies: Winnipeg police - Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:22:00 -0400
Police have charged a woman who was renting a storage locker where the remains of six babies were found, but they say it could be months before they know who the infants were, how they died and how long they had been inside.
A mother's lesson for other parents of radicalized youth - Wed, 22 Oct 2014 09:16:00 -0400
The mother of a Canadian killed fighting with jihadists in Syria, is hoping other parents can learn from her experience, and stop their children from going down the same path.
73-year-old teacher fired for acting in decades-old erotica - Wed, 22 Oct 2014 09:53:00 -0400
A Montreal private school is trying to make amends with a theatre instructor who was recently fired after students discovered she had starred in erotic films more than 40 years ago.

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