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Wednesday Oct 22, 2014

Obama on the Ottawa shooting:'We're all shaken by it'

TileWASHINGTON - U.S. President Barack Obama has condemned the fatal shooting in Ottawa as "outrageous." He says ''We're all shaken by it." ...

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Wednesday Oct 22, 2014

PM Harper cancels Malala citizenship ceremony in light of Ottawa shooting

Story ImageTORONTO - Prime Minister Stephen Harper's office says two scheduled events today in Toronto with Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai have been cancelled.

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Wednesday Oct 22, 2014

Leafs-Senators game postponed after shootings on Parliament Hill

Story ImageOTTAWA - The NHL postponed Wednesday night's game between the Ottawa Senators and the Toronto Maple Leafs following the shootings on Parliament Hill and at the National War Memorial.

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Wednesday Oct 22, 2014

World leaders react to a shooting in Canada, in a hallway they once walked

Story ImageWASHINGTON - Countless world leaders have walked that hallway before. On Wednesday, they reacted to news of an attack that saw gunfire sprayed through the hall of honour in Canada's Parliament.

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Wednesday Oct 22, 2014

Friends not surprised sergeant-at-arms intervened in Parliament Hill shootings

Story ImageOTTAWA - To those who know Kevin Vickers, there was little surprise that the sergeant-at-arms of the House of Commons and former RCMP officer would be the one to intervene in Wednesday's attack on Parliament Hill and reportedly shoot an assailant.

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Wednesday Oct 22, 2014

US video journalist leaves Nebraska hospital after Ebola recovery, heads home to Rhode Island

Story ImageOMAHA, Neb. - An American video journalist who recovered from Ebola at an Omaha hospital left the facility Wednesday afternoon and is heading home to Rhode Island, a hospital spokesman said.

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Wednesday Oct 22, 2014

AP NewsBreak: California agrees to end policy that segregated inmates by race after riots

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - California officials agreed Wednesday to end a policy in which it segregated prison inmates after riots based on their race as a way to prevent further violence.

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Wednesday Oct 22, 2014

Text of Prime Minister Stephen Harper's address on the Ottawa shootings

OTTAWA - Prime Minister Stephen Harper delivered a broadcast address on the shootings in Ottawa on Wednesday. Here is the text of his remarks:

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Wednesday Oct 22, 2014

Attack by 'terrorist' on Parliament Hill won't weaken Canada's resolve: Harper

OTTAWA - The gunman who staged a deadly attack Wednesday on Parliament Hill was a terrorist whose despicable crime will only harden Canada's resolve to crack down on terrorists at home and abroad, Stephen Harper says.

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Wednesday Oct 22, 2014

Family: Doctors no longer detect Ebola in 2nd Texas nurse diagnosed after treating ill patient

Story ImageCOLUMBUS, Ohio - Doctors no longer detect Ebola in a Texas nurse who flew to Ohio and back before she was diagnosed with the virus, her family said Wednesday.

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Wednesday Oct 22, 2014

War Memorial victim ID'd as Hamilton corporal, dog lover and outdoorsman

A soldier shot and killed in Ottawa on Wednesday was a reservist who was only on a short-term posting at the National War Memorial, relatives and other sources said.

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Wednesday Oct 22, 2014

Prime ministers rarely speak to the nation, usually only on big issues

OTTAWA - National addresses by Canadian prime ministers are rare, and usually only deal with major events. Here's a list of recent instances where the prime minister felt it necessary to address the nation:

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