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at 20:00 on October 22, 2014, EDT.

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

OTTAWA - 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.


at 19:40 on October 22, 2014, EDT.

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.


at 19:40 on October 22, 2014, EDT.

Man with same name as Ottawa gunman had Vancouver criminal record

VANCOUVER - A man with the same name as the gunman slain in Wednesday's shooting in Ottawa had a criminal record in Vancouver.


at 19:27 on October 22, 2014, EDT.

Soldier dead, two others injured in Parliament Hill siege; one gunman dead

OTTAWA - A gunman turned the nation's capital into an armed camp Wednesday after he fatally shot an honour guard at "point blank" range at the National War Memorial before setting his sights on Parliament Hill.


at 19:21 on October 22, 2014, EDT.

B.C. legislature warned of heightened security concerns from Ottawa officials

VICTORIA - The clerk of British Columbia's legislature says some provincial politicians were warned this week about "heightened" security concerns in Ottawa in the days leading up to Wednesday's shootings on Parliament Hill and at the National War Memorial.


at 19:13 on October 22, 2014, EDT.

Bystanders slow to react as Ottawa's usual tidy serenity shattered by shooting

OTTAWA - Downtown Ottawa is a place where hundreds show up to do yoga on Wednesdays on the Parliament Hill lawn, where the sidewalks empty at dusk and the few remaining panhandlers cheerily bid late commuters a good night.


at 19:04 on October 22, 2014, EDT.

Calgary police chief says Canadians shouldn't be surprised by terrorist attacks

CALGARY - Calgary's police chief says it should come as no surprise to anyone that Canada is a target for terrorists and the biggest danger now may be "copycat" attacks.


at 18:48 on October 22, 2014, EDT.

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

WASHINGTON - 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.


at 18:31 on October 22, 2014, EDT.

Timeline of Ottawa shooting and its aftermath

OTTAWA - A gunman shot and killed a soldier at the National War Memorial and then went on to Parliament Hill's Center Block where he was shot dead, an incident that turned the heart of the nation's capital into an armed camp Wednesday. Here is a chronology of some of the events and when they occurred:


at 18:21 on October 22, 2014, EDT.

International team reunites missing remains of poached dinosaur bones

EDMONTON - A 50-year-old mystery involving poachers and missing dinosaur bones has been solved by an international team of paleontologists, including one from the University of Alberta.


at 18:13 on October 22, 2014, EDT.

Attack in Ottawa stirs memories of gunman's rampage at Quebec legislature

MONTREAL - The attack on Parliament that left a Canadian Forces reservist dead Wednesday chilled the longest-serving member of Quebec's legislature as he recalled a gunman's assault there 30 years ago.


at 17:47 on October 22, 2014, EDT.

Prime Minister speaks with NDP, Liberal leaders in display of cross-partisanship

OTTAWA - In the shadow of Wednesday's attack on Parliament Hill, Prime Minister Stephen Harper spoke with NDP Leader Tom Mulcair and Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau in a rare show of cross-partisanship.


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