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at 17:03 on October 25, 2014, EDT.

Disabled cargo ship heading home to Russia after repairs at B.C. port

PRINCE RUPERT, B.C. - Repairs to a Russian container ship have enabled it to head home after a power outage left the vessel loaded with diesel fuel adrift off British Columbia's north coast.


at 16:39 on October 25, 2014, EDT.

Five injured, 1 critically, in explosion at Sarnia, Ont. industrial plant: Mayor

SARNIA, Ont. - The mayor of Sarnia says five people have been sent to hospital after an explosion at an industrial facility in the southwestern Ontario city.


at 15:35 on October 25, 2014, EDT.

Memorial held in Montreal for soldiers Patrice Vincent and Nathan Cirillo

MONTREAL - Canadians continue to pay tribute to the soldiers who died in two separate attacks this week.


at 14:34 on October 25, 2014, EDT.

Wynne leaves for weeklong China trade trip; will join Quebec and PEI premiers

TORONTO - Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne is headed to China on a weeklong mission that will see her and the premiers of Quebec and Prince Edward Island talk trade with the Asian economic powerhouse.


at 12:54 on October 25, 2014, EDT.

Hockey returns to Ottawa and takes its place in Canada's healing process

OTTAWA - The Ottawa Senators hope they can do their part in the process of mourning Cpl. Nathan Cirillo on Saturday night and help the nation's capital come together after this week's shooting on Parliament Hill.


at 10:45 on October 25, 2014, EDT.

Parliament Hill again open to the public; tours to resume Monday: Speaker

OTTAWA - The grounds of Parliament Hill have reopened to the public and the Speaker says tours are to resume on Monday.


at 18:13 on October 24, 2014, EDT.

Ottawa gunman hit by several volleys from security forces before fatal shot

OTTAWA - The gunman who charged into Parliament after shooting a Canadian Forces reservist was struck by nearly a dozen bullets from security officers and finally was brought down by Sergeant-at-Arms Kevin Vickers.


at 19:49 on October 24, 2014, EDT.

Harper on hand for Redblacks pre-game tribute in Ottawa to two slain soldiers

OTTAWA - Stephen Harper sang "O Canada" with thousands of football fans tonight during a pre-game ceremony in Ottawa to honour two Canadian soldiers killed in domestic attacks over the past week.


at 20:30 on October 24, 2014, EDT.

Harper on hand as honour guard resumes post at National War Memorial

OTTAWA - Hundreds of Canadians gathered at the National War Memorial on Friday to witness the return of the ceremonial honour guard, breaking into applause for military personnel and later carpeting the monument with flowers.


at 22:30 on October 24, 2014, EDT.

Residents of Alberta city come together to clean up vandalized mosque

COLD LAKE, Alta. - People in a small northeastern Alberta city came together Friday to help clean up a mosque that had its windows broken and "Go home" painted across the front wall.


at 20:57 on October 24, 2014, EDT.

Omnibus budget bill restricts refugee access to social assistance

OTTAWA - Buried in the Harper government's latest massive, omnibus budget bill is legislation that could restrict the ability of refugee claimants to access social assistance.


at 20:21 on October 24, 2014, EDT.

Minister, Muslim group say more needs to be done to stop radicalization

BURNABY, B.C. - The association representing a mosque that ejected the gunman who killed a soldier in Ottawa says people who commit such acts have no religion and no country.


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