Auburn Hills: Ferrari to be standalone company in Fiat Chrysler spin-off; stock jumps
Haaretz: Official who slurred Netanyahu should be 'held to account,' says major U.S. Jewish group
New York: Pope Francis and Cpl. Nathan Cirillo get kudos at AIDS benefit from Elton John and Mike Myers, respectively
Washington Post: The story behind that ’10 hours of walking in NYC’ viral street harassment video
Washington Post: Viral Video: Woman harassed 108 times as she walks around New York
Faster, cheaper, stronger — later: HP dives into 3D printing with Multi Jet Fusion
New York: Ebola doctor had lied about his self-quarantine to police; electronic trail gave him away; went to restaurant, bowling alley, travelled by subway, taxi
Las Vegas: Half-built 48-storey Harmon hotel casino tower at centre of trial
Kobani: Members of Free Syrian Army cross from Turkey to reinforce fight against ISIS
Maine: Now selfish nurse says she'll end voluntary Ebola quarantine
Washington: U.S. to impose 21-day quarantine on troops returning from West Africa Ebola battle
Badulla: Sri Lanka landslide: '100 feared dead'
Sydney: Mohammad Ali Baryalei: Australia's most senior ISIS member believed killed in fighting in Iraq or Syria
Obama czar MIA: Where's czar? Ebola raises management questions
Boston: Friend of bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev faces 8 years after found guilty of lying to FBI
Ottawa: Kerry pledges U.S. will work with Canada against terrorism
Seattle: Local media puts selves ahead of bomber apprehension
Monrovia: Australia bans travel from Ebola-hit countries; U.S. isolates troops
New York: Black Panther leader hails axe attacker as a 'crusader', says more attacks on police can be expected
Self-censorship: CBS buried anti-Obama stories
Seattle: Washington school shooter used text message to lure teen victims to cafeteria where he fired at them
Kobani: Peshmerga fighters head to Turkey so they can reinforce battle against ISIS
Baghdad: 34 killed in Iraq bomb blasts
Erik Wemple: Sharyl Attkisson’s computer intrusions: ‘Worse than anything Nixon ever did’
Welcome to Chokepoint, USA: Rail chaos reigns in Chicago
Maiduguri: Dozens more girls abducted by Nigerian Boko Haram Islamists
Iraq: Suicide bomber kills 27 Shi'ite militiamen in town near Baghdad
Donetsk: Heavy shelling in rebel-held Eastern Ukraine after election
Washington Post: The not-so-voluntary sex confessions of fired Canadian radio star Jian Ghomeshi
Sao Paulo: Leftist Rousseff narrowly wins second term in Brazil; minister says government will seek to lead "a national reconciliation process given how tight the result was"
Tunis: Tunisians elect new parliament to consolidate young democracy
New York: Selfish nurse to fight her 21-day Ebola quarantine in court, White House wavers, plays politics with health
Ndongo: 17 dead, dozens kidnapped in Nigeria attack
Tulalip: Tribe reeling in wake of Seattle-area school shooting
Mursitpinar: Syrian Kurds repulse ISIS attack on border gate
ABC: U.S. journalist says body was 'at war' with Ebola
Washington: U.S. Ebola fighters head to Africa, but will the military and civilian effort be enough?
Kobani: ISIS launches new offensive after suffering setbacks
New York: Ebola-stricken doc described as "brilliant" and "rigorous" but also prone to hugging patients due to language barriers; hygienist: "Since we learned he was infected, we've had low morale"
Fewest stations hit 90 degrees: U.S. having its coolest year on record
NY Times: The horror before the beheadings; ISIS hostages endured torture and dashed hopes, freed cellmates say
Baghdad: Iraqi security forces and Kurds gain ground against ISIS
Egypt: Al-Sissi blames 'foreign powers' for Sinai assault; state of emergency declared and curfew imposed after deadliest assault on army in decades
London: Cream vocalist and bassist Jack Bruce dies at 71
WHO: Ebola cases pass 10,000
Ebola: Democrat New York Governor shifts his policy, disagrees with Democrat NYC Mayor de Blasio, and agrees with GOP New Jersey Governor Christie that henceforth medical personnel returning to state after treating Ebola patients in West Africa will be automatically subject to 21-day quarantine
Roswell: Google exec Alan Eustace breaks sound barrier, records, in supersonic freefall from near-space
CBS: NYC police commissioner confirms: Thursday hatchet attack on cops was a terrorist act
Egypt: Co-ordinated Sinai attacks kill at least 30 soldiers
Sacramento: Suspect arrested in murders of 2 Northern California deputies [ video]
New Jersey: Passenger quarantined at Newark Airport after treating Ebola patients in Africa develops fever
Washington: Ebola cases in New York and Mali fan travel fears
Associated Press-GfK poll: 65% of Americans say threat from ISIS is very or even extremely important, and nearly half think U.S. military response in Iraq and Syria has not gone far enough
WHO: Mali case put many at risk for Ebola
Marysville: 2 dead, including gunman, in school attack
Crisis: New York and New Jersey say they will require Ebola quarantines
Telegraph: Internet chiefs told to curb Islamists online; "Britain’s most high-profile radical Islamist preacher, Anjem Choudary, had influenced man involved in Ottawa attack"
NY Times: Tracing Ebola patient’s possible contacts creates host of challenges for New York City
New York: Doctor tests positive for Ebola; in isolation at Bellevue; travelled from Manhattan to Brooklyn by subway Wednesday night, went to a bowling alley, then took taxi home
Making impacts: At least 500 ISIS militants killed in U.S.-led air strikes in Syria, observer group says
New York: Healthcare worker in isolation after displaying Ebola symptoms
Washington: FBI warns news outlets that group affiliated with ISIS is targeting journalists
New York: Global stocks surge on U.S. corporate results, bonds fall
Washington: GOP's Kelly Ayotte thwarting Obama effort to retire A-10 Warthog, the much-lauded ground support workhorse
Washington: U.S. senators demand nationwide recall over dangerous Takata auto air bags
Ukraine: Charred tanks in Ukraine point to Russian involvement
Washington: NFL says 'on track' to put first international team in London, then Germany or Brazil; Toronto?
London: Police officer arrested after ammunition found in personal locker on Buckingham Palace grounds
Economist: Shtetl of honour; the new Museum of the History of Polish Jews will intensify debate about how museums should think about depicting issues of national identity
American reflections: "Canada’s CBC News shows what thoughtful breaking news coverage really looks like"
Ottawa: Live CBC radio
Ottawa: Press conference by Royal Canadian Mounted Police - CBC TV - now concluded
Ottawa attack: Canadian Prime Minister Harper was addressing MP caucus only feet away from where gunman killed in Centre Block of Parliament Buildings by Sergeant-at-Arms Kevin Vickers, a sharp shooter
NBC: Autopsy suggests Michael Brown reached for Ferguson officer's gun
Ebola: Liberian passenger lands at Newark Airport with fever, under isolation for evaluation at hospital using strict CDC protocols; flight restrictions start Wednesday
Ebola: Two from Liberia screened after falling ill on flights to Chicago
Syria: August slaughter of 700 members of Shaitat tribe when they tried to rise up against ISIS, one of hidden tragedies of brutal war fuelling backlash
Poland: Paralyzed man walks again after cell transplant into spine in a world first
Las Vegas: Caesars Entertainment in pre-bankruptcy mode as looks at re-structuring $30B in debt
Denver: FBI stops 3 Colorado teenagers headed to join ISIS
Washington: U.S. involved in seven air strikes on ISIS targets
Pretoria: Pistorius sentenced to 5 years in prison
Game-changers? UK drones ready to attack ISIS in Syria and Iraq from new base in Kuwait
Suruc: Turkey helping Kurdish fighters cross into Kobani to fight against ISIS
Abuja: Nigeria declared Ebola-free; 'spectacular success'; offers practical advice for rest of world
A la carte not panacea: Fast evolution of entertainment delivery not as simple as 'cord-cutting'
Serial killer: Convicted sex offender arrested after seven women’s bodies found in Indiana, ‘We have evidence that he was in Texas & all over the United States’
Reuters: Obama makes rare campaign trail appearance, people leave early
Kobani: U.S. C-130 Hercules planes do multiple airdrops of weapons, ammunition and medical supplies for Kurds battling ISIS
Galveston: Ebola watch lists in U.S. to shrink, cruise passenger cleared
Carnival Magic: 'We're a floating petri dish': Panic onboard the 'Ebola cruise'
Sweden: Is a Russian spy sub stuck in rocks off Stockholm?
Nepal: Death toll from blizzard on Himalayan trail reaches 39
Washington Post fact-checker: The absurd claim that Republicans are to blame for cuts to Ebola research
NBC: Health board says wind project is a health hazard
Ferguson: Forensic work by FBI confirms officer's account; Michael Brown was initially shot in police squad car, apparently while assaulting Wilson
London: WHO won't explain Ebola mistakes before review is 'fact-checked'
BBC: UK-developed Ebola vaccine won't be ready until 2015 trials completed
Baltimore: Ebola vaccine trials to begin here next month
Public sees risk clearly: Dems in tough races break with Obama over no Ebola travel ban
Washington: Ebola scare at Pentagon after woman recently in Africa vomits on tour bus
Another dropped ball: U.S. now monitoring health care worker aboard cruise ship who had handled Ebola victim fluids
Omaha: U.S. Ebola hospital laid off staff due to ObamaCare, now has staff constraints
Washington: VP Biden's lawyer son discharged from Navy after reportedly testing positive for cocaine
Washington: Documents reveal Obama Administration dropped ball, didn't follow 2008 CDC recommendations on preventing a world Ebola outbreak
Washington: Obama rejects calls for Ebola travel ban
Nairobi: African countries which successfully stopped Ebola used border closings, good patient-tracking, and luck
Washington: Hillary Clinton up to old tricks in using Cheryl Mills to obfuscate and delay release of incriminating Benghazi documents
Scumbusters: Dutch biker gang grabs rifles, joins Kurds in fight against ISIS
Dallas: Why wasn't 'clipboard guy' wearing protective gear during Ebola patient’s transfer?
Washington: Obama's Ebola coordinator has no background in public health or managing an outbreak; is that part of the problem for Keystone Kops in White House?
Kobani: Ramped up coalition air strikes stall ISIS advance on Syrian border town
Solon: 2 Ohio schools closed after Vinson Ebola case connected to Cleveland and Akron
Milan: Ukrainian femen protesters target 'killer' Putin before his meeting with Ukraine leader Poroshenko
Dallas: County to declare disaster over Ebola
Denver Post: Dudspin: Did sports paper try to sabotage Senate race with inaccurate claims about high school football career? Their source says they misquoted him; all evidence says Deadspin blew it in a race where your gridiron cred matters
CBS: Nurse Vinson, 2nd Ebola victim from Dallas, called CDC "multiple times" and they told her it was okay to get on the crowded airplane even with a fever [ video]
NASCAR: Tony Stewart makes matters worse for himself when his temper takes over after Charlotte race, ramming Keselowski in pit lane
From bad to worse: Nurses treating Ebola patient Duncan in Dallas weren't properly trained, supervisors misdirected them, kept treating other patients, too
How bad is Ebola crisis? For first time ever, Obama cancels fundraising trip
Thaw? Russia reportedly ready to help fight Islamists in the Middle East
Washington: Multiple vulnerabilities in CDC's Ebola 'protocols'; now revising; hasn't apologized
Dallas: CDC transferring 2nd Texas health-care worker to Atlanta for treatment
New York: Airline stocks tumble on fresh Ebola fears
Texas: Second nurse with Ebola should not have travelled by plane, CDC says; flew from Cleveland to Dallas
Dallas: Health care worker with Ebola flew on commercial flight a day before being diagnosed
Dallas: Second health care worker tests positive for Ebola
Putin loses his best friend: Expensive oil
Washington: This 2006 U.S. Department of Defense report says what NY Times says was secret until now; media manipulation continues
New York: The NY Times claims it has a news story about chemical WMD in Iraq but it's old news for anyone paying attention
Mollie Hemingway: President Obama already has an Ebola Czar. Where is she?
Dallas: CDC reviewing Ebola protocols; "Patients become more contagious as the disease progresses"
Washington: White House refuses to release how much taxpayers pay for Obama fundraising trips
Kuala Lumpur: Daredevil base jumpers 'gatecrash' skyscraper pool party [ video]
TIME: 85% of U.S. nurses say they lack Ebola training
Ebola: UK to start fever tests at Heathrow airport
UK: Govt ready to sell its 40% stake in Eurostar chunnel train operator
Dallas: The decades-old treatment that may save young nurse infected with Ebola
Ebola symptoms: What are they and what should you do if you think you have them?
Nathan Wolfe: No more Ebola whac-a-mole
Ebola: UN medical team member dies in Germany
Ebola: UK cancels resumption of direct flights to Sierra Leone
Atlanta: CDC chief says U.S. must "rethink" how it handles Ebola
Montreal: Lincoln assassin John Wilkes Booth and his trip to Montreal, months before murder
FATCA: Sweeping U.S. tax crackdown inflicts heavy collateral damage
Fracking impact, eh: Privately, Saudis tell oil market: get used to lower prices
New Jersey: Hackensack hospital shows going green doesn't have to cost more
Canberra: Australian opposition leader Shorten says Putin shouldn't be attending G20 meeting in Brisbane over the shooting down of MH17
Gov. Bobby Jindal: The facts about Ebola funding; poor Obama choices have reduced the capacity of the CDC to deal with infectious diseases
Washington: Coalition forces to start using Turkey air bases to attack ISIS; Turkey will start training moderate Syrian rebels for fight against ISIS
Syria: Woman leads Kurds in halting ISIS’ Kobani run
Dallas: CDC moves to de-contaminate home of nurse who contracted Ebola; suggest she 'violated safety protocols'; ominously 'there may be others'
Seattle: Will fusion mini-reactor lead to cheap power breakthrough?
Myth-busting: Genocide evidence in Colorado shows violent history of native cultures before arrival of Europeans; 14,882 human skeletal fragments
Amir Basiri: Appeasing Iran will embolden ISIS
American Thinker: Canada is fed-up with U.S. delay of Keystone, now planning alternative pipeline
Panetta: Obama surrounded by advisers with 'limited' views, White House-cleaning needed [ video]
CBS: ISIS loses at least 300 fighters to battles at Kobane as Kurds and airstrikes take tolls
Kobane: ISIS pouring reinforcements into fight after suffering heavy losses to Kurd defenders; time to carpet bomb reinforcement routes?
Cairo: U.S. pledges $212M to reconstruct Gaza terror tunnels
Moscow: Putin said to have ordered 17,600 troops to return from Ukraine border
Washington: G20 talks of $2.6T 900-project infrastructure plan to prevent recession; details to come after this week's World Bank meetings
Vero Beach: American suicide bomber’s travels in U.S., Middle East went unmonitored
Sheikh: Saudi students ‘who travel for jihad are traitors’
Sacramento: Excuses aplenty as California insider Obamacare links uncovered; millions in no-bid contracts
Washington: IMF has busy agenda, boosting loans for Ebola fight, urging growth policies to avoid fallback into recession after volatile week on world stock markets
London: British counterterrorism forces monitoring 'thousands' of potential extremists in the capital's metropolitan area: Mayor Boris Johnson
Dallas: Complete investigation underway; head of CDC hosts Ebola press conference here for playback; infected Texas health-care worker now identified in answers as a woman
Dallas: Texas health-care worker tests positive for Ebola; had provided care to Ebola victim Thomas Eric Duncan
Kobane: Kurds fight back as Islamic State attempts to take centre of battleground city
Kobane: Crisis in Syrian city exposes fissure in Obama’s anti-ISIS coalition
Monrovia: 41 UN peacekeepers under observation for Ebola after mission reports second case
Stephen F. Hayes: Failure upon failure; the disintegration of the Obama presidency
Democrat Governor 'blindsided': Oregon ‘first lady’ cops to hidden 1997 green-card ‘marriage of convenience’ in exchange for $5G
Valour: "I thank my father for not clipping my wings': Malala Yousafzai co-winner of Nobel Peace Prize
Oslo: Malala Yousafzai, Kailash Satyarthi win Nobel Peace Prize; two ends of age spectrum, both honoured for focus on ending abuse of young, hailing from Pakistan and India; both have survived murder attempts
Polls: Brazilian run-off election a technical tie
UK: Carswell makes history to become UKIP's first elected MP after winning Clacton by-election with 12,404 vote majority
Luxembourg: France, Germany seek revamp of Schengen laws to fight jihadist exodus
Monrovia: U.S. military planes arrive at epicenter of Ebola
Ankara: Turkey wants coalition to attack ISIS and Assad; Turkish Kurds want ISIS attacked now, protest violently in streets
Syria: Coalition ramps up air strikes on ISIS in Kobani
Madrid: As Spanish Ebola patient’s health deteriorates, two doctors who treated her are under observation; nurse says she heard about her diagnosis from the media
Fighting words: Architect of U.S. air war in Afghanistan says U.S. ISIS strikes too limited; "The coalition should establish 24/7 constant overwatch, with force application on every element of [ISIS] leadership, key infrastructure, forces and personnel—apply unrelenting pressure day and night on [ISIS] throughout Syria and Iraq. Airmen have the capacity, equipment, training, tactics, and knowledge needed for this fight, but airpower needs to be applied like a thunderstorm, and so far we’ve only witnessed a drizzle."
Ebola spread: British man dies of deadly virus in Macedonia and one other taken ill
Sanaa: Suicide bombings in Yemen kill 67 after Premier quits
Ottawa: U.S. Embassy seen as an ISIS target as Canada investigating 63 potential terrorism cases
Ebola: Five U.S. airports to screen for fever
Ebola: Spanish nurse worsens, Madrid blames infection on human error
Washington: Congressman on House Armed Services Committee says "at least 10" ISIS fighters have been caught crossing border into U.S. from Mexico
Ottawa: 'Aspiring' ISIS supporters have been monitored talking “knife and gun” attacks on Canadian and U.S. targets in Canada
London: ISIS veteran among the four terror suspects arrested
London: MI5 busts ISIS-linked UK terror plot, police suspect plan to publicly behead citizens
Dallas: Texas Ebola patient dies as U.S. unveils new screening plan
Kobani: U.S. airstrikes kill 45 ISIS militants, and forced them to withdraw from parts of the town under siege
Istanbul: Turkey asks U.S. to ramp up air strikes against ISIS
Omaha: Journalist with Ebola to get blood from survivor
Beiji: ISIS downs Iraqi helicopter, two pilots killed
Liberia: World Bank issues dire warning about Ebola's economic impact
Montreal: Keystone be darned: Canada finds a surprise route around Obama
updated ~ Ankara: More than 18 killed in ISIL protests across Turkey as curfew declared in six provinces
Detroit: New Corvette goes from 0 to 60 mph in 2.95 seconds with 8-speed automatic transmission; outperforms vehicles costing much more
Langley: Bethany Paquette not only rejected for employment but attacked by foreign company operating in Canada because she's a Christian; taking it to B.C. Human Rights Tribunal
Consequences: Wal-Mart cuts health care coverage for most part-timers in wake of Obamacare
Hepatology journal: Sweetener high-fructose corn syrup may aggravate liver disease
Syria: Airstrikes target ISIS positions near embattled Kobane; will Turkey send tanks and ground troops across border?
Stockholm: Three win physics Nobel for invention of blue LED which enabled white lightbulbs
Ebola: New concern worldwide as nurse in Spain diagnosed; U.S. considers screening international airline passengers
Ottawa: Hillary Clinton tells waffling Canadian opposition parties that military action in Iraq is essential
Brussels: NATO says will take action to protect Turkey from ISIS if needed
Washington: U.S. Supreme Court refuses to hear appeals of lower court decisions, effectively making same-sex marriage legal in Virginia, Oklahoma, Utah, Wisconsin and Indiana, but leaving U.S. without national legal ruling
London: Number of mentally ill patients killed by euthanasia in Holland trebles in a year as doctors warn assisted suicide is 'out of control'
Stockholm: Nobel Prize for medicine goes to discoverers of brain’s 'inner GPS'
San Jose: Hewlett-Packard to split into two public companies, lay off 5,000
After negative campaign: Brazil's Dilma Rousseff to face Aecio Neves in election run-off
Rex Huppke: Snow in the forecast? Blame Canada!
Nolan Finley: Hamas, ISIS are of the same evil
Matthew Fisher: Iraq’s Christian communities living in fear
Barzanke: Iraq’s Kurdish front line a dangerous split between those joining ISIS, and those fighting it
Barbara Madimenos: He for she, and she for he: feminism is about human rights
CENTCOM: U.S. airstrikes hit more ISIS targets in Syria and Iraq
ISIS: As a matter of law, we do not need the UN’s permission to attack these criminals; ISIS fighters may fantasize about a caliphate, but any state is entitled to stop their rampage
Mexico: Massacre victims feared to be missing students; 34 bodies found so far
Paul Revere, RIP: Leader of 'Paul Revere and the Raiders', a hit machine in the 1960s and still performing in their 1776 period outfits this summer, dead at 76
Sydney: With huge search area mapped, MH370 hunt resuming
Ebola: Out of control; how the world’s health organizations failed to stop the growing disaster
American Thinker: Scientist confesses he made up polar bear population estimates
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Antares: Outside and inside experts point to 1960s-era Russian engines in Orbital Sciences rocket explosion
Pope Francis: Evolution is real, God did not wave a 'magic wand'; says current scientific theories compatible with church doctrines
Antares loss: No answers yet on what went wrong in failed launch
Lac-Mégantic: New rules, safety devices and inspectors; "This tragedy is a case where rules simply were not followed" An unattended 74-car freight train carrying crude oil ran away downhill and derailed, resulting in the fire and explosion that killed 47 people in Lac-Mégantic, Quebec, in July 2013. ~ CBC
Antares goes boom: Kamloops students lose science experiment
NASA: Stock drops as 14-storey rocket blows up in Virginia
NASA: Orbital Sciences Antares rocket suffers "catastrophic anomaly" Here's the sequence of events in reverse order from top, as Antares rocket being launched in Virginia explodes 6 seconds after lift-off and collapses back to earth in an enormous fireball. Bottom picture shows size and complexity of rocket and its payload of supplies for International Space Station during assembly. ~ NASA, YouTube, Orbital Sciences
Emotional PM Harper speaks to Cpl. Cirillo’s son at funeral [ video] Marcus Cirillo, 5, held up under pressure of the nation watching on, as Prime Minister Harper spoke directly to him.
Hamilton: The nation pauses to pay its last respects to Cpl. Nathan Cirillo Cpl. Nathan Cirillo, who was gunned down while standing guard at the National War Monument in Ottawa, is being honoured today with a regimental funeral in his hometown of Hamilton. The funeral began at noon. Just moments before, members of his regiment, the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, carried his casket, draped in a Canadian flag, into Christ’s Church Cathedral. ~ CBC
Ottawa: U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry lays wreath at Canada's National War Memorial in honour of Canadian soldiers killed last week John Kerry places a wreath from the United States Government at Canada's National War Memorial today to show U.S. solidarity with Canada after events of the last week which saw Canada lose two soldiers to terrorist attacks. ~ CBC
Ukraine: Poroshenko hails voter support for peace plan, pro-West course
Exit polls: Pro-Western blocs 'win Ukraine poll'
Grapes: The right way to end an emotional week for all Canadians
Coach's Corner: Don Cherry caps the week with heartfelt tribute to Nathan Cirillo, Patrice Vincent and all veterans
Heroes honoured: Vigils held across Canada after deadly attacks Ottawa will hold a candlelight vigil at 8 p.m. ET, with thousands expected to attend. But many stopped by the National War Memorial during the day, laying flowers, letters and poppies at the location where Cirillo was shot. A number of vigils are scheduled to take place across the country on Saturday to honour Cpl. Cirillo and Warrant Officer Patrice Vincent, who was killed in a separate attack on Monday. Dozens gathered at Montreal's war memorial Saturday afternoon to pay their respects. They came wearing Canadian colours of red and white, along with poppies and Canadian flags. Their numbers grew throughout the afternoon as passersby spontaneously joined in the vigil. Some laid red and white roses at the foot of the memorial. ~ CTV
Highway of Heroes: It was an emotional 525 km trip home for Corporal Nathan Cirillo [ video] Corporal Nathan Cirillo was saluted all along the way, from every bridge, and by every citizen and motorist for all 525 km from Ottawa to Hamilton in an emotional farewell to a man lost in his prime. And a message that Canadians stand together. ~ bottom - Nathan Denette Canadian Press; top - screencap from CTV
Highway of Heroes: Cpl. Nathan Cirillo receives tributes across Ontario along Hwy 401 The OPP clears half of the busiest highway in North America to give procession for Cpl Nathan Cirillo unimpeded access home. Here, at Oshawa and Ajax, police, firefighters, citizens and motorists stop to salute and pay tribute. ~ screencaptures from live TV transmission CTV The Switzerville Road bridge is lined at Napanee at 4pm as Corporal Nathan Cirillo is carried westward home to Hamilton. Highway coaches, trucks and cars pulled off the busy highway so respects could be paid.
Istanbul: Canada, Belgium and German consulates evacuated; all three receive suspicious packages containing yellow powder Canadian consulate in Istanbul has been evacuated.
Queens: Axe attacker IDed as ISIS supporter Zale Thompson, 32
New York: Hatchet-wielding terrorist shot dead by NYPD cops in Queens; three injured, two cops and a female bystander The suspect lunged at the police with the weapon, which measured 18 inches, landing a severe blow to Healey’s head and also slicing the right arm of Officer Joseph Meeker. "The officers told him to drop it and he turned on the officers," Larry Bethune, 44, who was walking down Jamaica Avenue at the time, told the Daily News. "He raised his hand real high and brought it straight down on the officer."
Ottawa: Picture of Cirillo's killer actually shot by tourist at war memorial; police sent it to all security forces; media erroneously credited to ISIS Michael Zehaf-Bibeau captured by tourist as he kills Nathan Cirillo.
Ottawa: Highlights of very thorough press conference by RCMP Commissioner Paulson, including video of gunman on Parliament Hill
Ottawa: Harper vows tighter security after Parliament attack
Ottawa: Canadian Muslim group calls Ottawa attacks ‘repulsive’; NCCM says ‘horrified and shocked’ by assault on Parliament Hill
Ottawa: Conspiracy? Gunman was staying at Mission only blocks from crime scenes, talked Islam with two other men; trio "tried to get a vehicle"
Halifax: Police arrest man, recover rifle from city bus; lockdowns beginning to lift in downtown core
Ottawa: MPs honour fallen Corporal Nathan Cirillo with moment of silence
Ottawa: Hero Kevin Vickers given rousing standing ovation by House of Commons; followed by tributes to fallen soldiers Sergeant-at-Arms Kevin Vickers (foreground, back to camera) was given a lengthy standing ovation from all members of the House of Commons Thursday morning. Wednesday morning he saved the day, having dropped, and fired three bullets into terrorist killer Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, killing him before he could kill again.
Ottawa: Mother: "I'm crying for victims, not for my son"
Ottawa: Gunman had long criminal record and many names
updated ~ Ottawa: Shooter's mom is Deputy Chair of Canada Immigration and Refugee Board; his father apparently fought in Libya in 2011
OTTAWA ATTACK: LIVE updates from CBC
NBC: Sources say terror gunman aka Michael Joseph Hall; became Muslim convert and used name Michael Zehaf-Bibeau; charged in past for drugs, robbery in Vancouver, got off with lesser charges Michael Zehaf-Bibeau captured by tourist as he kills Nathan Cirillo.
Ottawa: Zehaf-Bibeau recently designated a 'high-risk traveller' by Canadian Government and his passport had been seized
Ottawa: Dead gunman IDed as Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, 32, born in Canada; short, with long hair, overweight, wore dark jacket and 'Arabic scarf'; according to close witnesses: ignored tourists, showed no emotion; murdered Corporal Nathan Cirillo, 24, Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders
Ottawa: Globe reporter captures gunfight inside Parliament Buildings as heroic Sergeant-at-Arms Kevin Vickers kills terrorist Mounties rush towards danger ~ video by Josh Wingrove, Globe and Mail reporter via his Blackberry Youtube
FLASHBACK: October 9th: Prime Minister Harper tells Canadians: "These threats are very, very real" - CSIS said saw nothing "imminent"
Ottawa: MPs barricaded in caucus room, saved by Sergeant-at-Arms; "30 to 50 shots of gunfire inside halls of Parliament before gunman killed"
updated ~ Ottawa: soldier dead after shooting at National War Memorial; gunman killed in Centre Block of Parliament Buildings; one or more gunmen possibly still at large, capital under lockdown, soldiers flood streets Canadian soldiers are on Parliament Hill protecting government workers and politicians. ~ CBC Murdered Corporal Nathan Cirillo, 24, Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, is on the left in this photo, taken early Wednesday morning before attack. Picture taken by tourist. ~ Evanem @kamakazi19982 Twitter
Ottawa: Capital terror attack in 16 pictures This was the scene outside Centre Block of Parliament Buildings following terrorist attack. ~ CBC
Ebola: Travellers from stricken countries now limited to 5 U.S. airports
Canada raises terror threat level from low to medium due to "chatter"
Ottawa: Rouleau was on RCMP radar, passport had been seized; stalked parking lot for 2+ hours before trying to kill soldiers with car
updated ~ St-Jean-sur-Richelieu: Patrice Vincent, 53, a Warrant Officer, has been identified as Canadian soldier killed by terrorist; CSIS describes attack as "violent expression of an extremist ideology"
St-Jean-sur-Richelieu: Attack "clearly linked to terrorist ideology"; "terrible act of violence against our country, our military, against our values"
Montreal: Canadian soldier dies overnight from attack by Rouleau; both injured soldiers were males, no names have been released
updated ~ Montreal: Martin Rouleau, 25, was 'radicalized' Islamist convert
updated ~ Montreal: Rouleau made "an extremist threat" in Canadian Forces office before running over soldiers
updated ~ Montreal: Rouleau had been stopped by border police this summer as he tried to leave Canada to fight with ISIS; shot by police Monday after chase when pulled knife post-rollover; during chase, he called 911 and said he was "acting in the name of Allah" Quebec provincial police examine the wreckage of car driven by Martin Rouleau, 25, who ran over Canadian Forces soldiers in parking lot outside CF office in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec. Police shot Rouleau following dramatic high-speed chase. One of the soldiers is fighting for his life and other suffered minor injuries. As Rouleau fled from attack scene, La Presse reported, he called a 911 dispatcher and explained that he was "acting in the name of Allah". ~ Patrick Sanfacon Toronto Star
Montreal: Two Canadian soldiers mowed down by 'home-grown' terrorist, "radicalized" Martin Rouleau, 25, fatally shot by police; both soldiers in hospital, one in critical condition
Gary: Indiana serial killer says murder spree dates back two decades Suspect Darren Deon Vann helped authorities locate the bodies of six victims in Gary, Indiana, after he was arrested in the murder of 19-year-old Afrika Hardy. ~ Jim Karczewsk, Sun-Times Media,Gary Police Department AP Photo
Job killers: Electricity prices soaring in top wind power states; and taxpayer subsidies hide additional costs of wind power
Newfoundland: Hurricane Gonzalo drenches southeast, but region spared brunt of diminished storm as it veers east into North Atlantic Gonzalo full of rain but lower Category 1 winds as it drenches Avalon Peninsula.
Ebola: Is wild 'bushmeat' behind the outbreak? In the Congo Basin, an estimated five million tonnes of bushmeat per year is consumed
Kobani: ISIS losses, reinforcements & exposed re-supply lines making "target-rich environment for air strikes": White House
Hurricane Gonzalo: Bermuda "takes licking" keeps on ticking; storm "very powerful, lasted longer than expected"; Premier praises response
Economist/YouGov poll: 82% of Americans closely following Ebola want quarantine, 66% would block entry from infected nations
Eye of the storm: Hurricane Gonzalo scores direct hit on Bermuda: weakens only slightly; electricity knocked out to 80% of residents
Ottawa: Canada restricts large-scale fishing in large area of Beaufort Sea The plan puts an area larger than Hudson Bay off-limits to large-scale commercial fishing.
ISIS: RAAF fighters step up strikes in Iraq as U.S. targets Syria
updated: 16 dead as vent grate collapses at South Korea pop concert
NYC: Alarm after vomiting passenger dies on flight from Nigeria to JFK Demonstrators outside White House demand a travel ban on October 16 to stop spread of Ebola virus. ~ Reuters
Tracking info: Hurricane Gonzalo expected to hammer Bermuda late Friday afternoon
Health crisis: Ebola fears prompt big responses around globe
UN: If Ebola not contained in 60 days, world faces 'unprecedented' disaster
Ebola crisis: Cleveland plane used for 5 additional flights Tuesday before removed from service; flew to/from Cleveland, Fort Lauderdale, Atlanta
Cleveland: Mayor Jackson to address news of Ebola patient at airport
Ohio: Plane that carried 2nd Ebola nurse being cleaned at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport; latest patient stayed with family in Akron A plane at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport carried an Ebola patient, Frontier Airlines reports. The patient, identified as Amber Vinson, 29, flew into Cleveland Hopkins International Airport Oct. 10 and out Oct. 13. The Akron Firestone High School alumni came to Akron to visit family, the Ohio Department of Health reports. Despite earlier reports, she was not on the Kent State University campus. Anyone who had contact with Vinson is urged to call their local health care provider. ~ ABC Newsnet5
St. John's: Hurricane Gonzalo picks up speed, headed for Newfoundland A map from Environment Canada’s Canadian Hurricane Centre shows the expected track of Hurricane Gonzalo. ~ Environment Canada Hurricane Centre
World crisis: WHO says there could be up to 10,000 new cases of Ebola per week in 2 months
Washington: Obama to host ISIS strategy session with coalition partners
El Salvador: Pacific tsunami warning cancelled after big M7.3 mid-depth quake strikes off coast
Tony Abbott says he will ‘shirtfront’ Putin over downing of MH17; Oz PM says his conversation with Russian bully at G20 summit in Australia will be ‘the toughest conversation of all’
Iraq: ISIS rallies ‘10,000 militants’ at gates of Baghdad
Kobani Kurds describe fierce street battles as they hold on
Iraq: Canadian air cavalry joining heated battle on fringe of Baghdad?
Do you know this dirtbag? Canada: On guard for terrorist attack; "people outside the FBI who have watched the video have observed that he possibly sounds Canadian" The FBI has asked Canadians to look at photos and video of this gun-toting ISIS terrorist who appears in its latest propaganda video, suggesting that people who’ve heard the masked man’s accent suspect he might be from Canada. The FBI is working with Canadian & European intelligence agencies to identify terrorist. ~ FBI Handout QMI Agency
New York: Plane cabin cleaners strike over Ebola at La Guardia Airport; 200 workers say concerned about unsafe working conditions
Canada to place quarantine officers at six airports to screen for Ebola
RAAF: Australian Super Hornets drop first bombs on ISIS targets
RCMP investigating dozens of extremist suspects who returned to Canada
Ottawa: Four Liberal MPs abandon Trudeau, abstain from ISIS vote; other Liberals, former MPs and cabinet ministers, publicly support Govt
Washington: White House thanks Canada for joining coalition against ISIS
Canada at WAR: MPs vote 157-134 in support of combat mission against ISIS/ISIL in Iraq; Green MP Bruce Hyer and Independent Brent Rathgeber vote in support, NDP and Liberals oppose Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper rises in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill to vote for an air combat mission against ISIS on Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014. ~ Justin Tang The Canadian Press
Ottawa: Statement by PM Harper on motion debated in Parliament
Ottawa: Canadian ISIS attacks will operate out of a Kuwait airfield … but all the planes and supplies won’t get there for a week
Madrid: Ebola contracted in Spanish hospital could spread in Europe; nurse exhibited symptoms for days before seeking treatment
Tyler Rogoway: Flock of A-10 Warthogs will make mincemeat of ISIS The most capable counter-insurgency and close air support platform in existence, the A-10 Thunderbolt II aka Warthog was designed around a 30 mm GAU-8 Avenger rotary cannon that is its primary armament and is the heaviest automatic cannon mounted on any aircraft. The cannon fires its huge shells at a rate of nearly 4,000 rounds per minute. The A-10 was used in combat for the first time during the Gulf War in 1991, destroying more than 900 Iraqi tanks, 2,000 other military vehicles and 1,200 artillery pieces, making it by far the most effective aircraft of the war. ~ USAF
Iraq: Australia, Belgium launch anti-ISIS missions
Postmedia deal doesn't include TVA, Sun News Network or French papers
Canadian mediaquake: Quebecor sells 175 Sun Media English newspapers to Postmedia in $316M deal
Ottawa: ISIS mission reveals Liberal divide as high-profile members express support for ‘robust Canadian mission’
Nicholson: Airstrikes against ISIS needed to fight 'direct threat' to Canada; Naive Elizabeth May thinks attacking ISIS "makes things worse" Canadian CF-18s shown re-fuelling in flight. RCAFI
Mount Ontake eruption: Final moments of hikers killed by Japanese volcano captured in poignant photos Izumi Noguchi poses on the summit of Mount Ontake shortly before the eruption which killed him and at leastt 50 others. ~ AP/Kyodo News
Iraq: ISIS takes former Abu Ghraib prison, putting Baghdad Airport within artillery range
'We will bring these brutal and repulsive killers to justice': Cameron leads international condemnation of ISIS following beheading of Alan Henning
Syria: U.S.-led air strikes kill scores of ISIS fighters; U.S. praises Netherlands for decision to join coalition
Andrew Coyne: If Liberals won’t support limited action against ISIS, what kind of mission would they support?
NY Times: Trudeau against attacking terrorist beheaders, NDP may be for; Lightweight Liberal leader appalls Canadians, doesn't care ISIS "has specifically targeted Canada and Canadians"
Canada ISIS plan: Up to six CF-18s to bomb terrorist scum; Stephen Harper lays it out in detail which any thinking human gets; "Being a free rider means you are not taken seriously..."
QMI poll: Canadians back military action to fight ISIS terror Two CF-18s from 4 Wing Cold Lake, Alberta. ~ Corporal Patrick Drouin QMI
Ebola revelation: 50 people under observation in U.S.
Octoberfest! Canadians to get package of tax cuts in coming fiscal update
Canada Post: Stamps honour NHL 'Original Six' defence stars [TOP] Perhaps greatest player ever, Bobby Orr stands beside his stamp during unveiling of NHL stamp series featuring 'Original Six' defencemen at Hockey Hall of Fame in Toronto. [SECOND] Legendary Tim Horton stamp. ~ Yoon CP
UN: ISIS committing 'staggering' crimes in Iraq
Canberra: Australia to start bombing ISIS; formal invite comes from Iraq
Ankara: Turkey votes to join Allies against ISIS
Harper to outline proposed new role for Canada in Iraq Friday in addition to ongoing humanitarian support role, announces PMO; a House of Commons debate and a vote will follow on Monday
World's first: SaskPower's 1.4B carbon capture system now operational SaskPower officially launched the first-of-its-kind commercial-scale carbon-capture storage project in southern Saskatchewan. ~ Troy Fleece Leader-Post/Bloomberg
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Glen McGregor: Michael Zehaf-Bibeau was overheard talking about killing soldiers in Ottawa mall a day before deadly shooting
Sandy Garossino: What kind of woman won't report sexual assault?
Toronto: Twitter account detailed Jian Ghomeshi abuse in April
Toronto Star: Canadian artists sign petition supporting women with Jian Ghomeshi allegations
Toronto Star: Now 8 women accuse former CBC host Jian Ghomeshi of violence, sexual abuse or harassment; actor Lucy DeCoutere puts face to accusations
Toronto: Anonymous woman accuses disgraced, fired Jian Ghomeshi of punching her in the head on second date; interviewed on CBC's 'As It Happens'
Ottawa: Ex-Chief of Defence Staff Gen Walt Natynczyk (ret'd), President of Canadian Space Agency, named as Deputy Minister of Veterans Affairs
Ottawa: MPs exchange handshakes and vows of "standing together" but Mulcair hits clanger with denial of "terrorism"
Ottawa: Peter MacKay suggests anti-terror laws don't need overhaul; Justice Minister reviewing existing laws before writing new ones
Back to future: New Blackberry Classic to look familiar — "If it ain't broke, don't fix it"
Ottawa: Canada and Germany announce group hug for CETA
Ottawa: Counselling/jobs plan to de-radicalize would-be jihadists announced
Windsor: MP Watson slams Ford’s silence over failed auto investment talks
Ottawa: Last week's shootings sent shockwaves through local diplomatic community
Lubbock: Gordie Howe's health failing after severe stroke
Windsor: Full text of Prime Minister Harper's words at funeral of Cpl. Nathan Cirillo
British Columbia: BG Group pressing pause button on Prince Rupert LNG, citing market conditions as U.S. fracking volumes depress natural gas prices
Ottawa: Now Elizabeth May blames attack on Parliament last week for her Twitter support of Jian Ghomeshi and blames Twitter for her poor choice of words
Howard Levitt: The real reasons Jian Ghomeshi is suing the CBC
Detroit News: Red Wings great Gordie Howe resting after 'serious stroke'
Toronto: CBC internal memor says it is investigating new allegations of 'impropriety' against Jian Ghomeshi; will more heads roll?
Matthew Fisher: Canadian CF-18s set to launch attacks by Saturday against ISIS, commander reveals
Ottawa: Canada's Competition Bureau clears Burger King/Tim Hortons merger
Toronto: Councillors who helped turn city hall into a circus fire don't have Rob Ford as an excuse any more
Ottawa: Supreme Court of Canada rules bilingual couple can’t seek damages from Air Canada for not being served in French
Richard Warnica: The night that turned the tide for John Tory’s fledgling mayoral campaign
Justin Beach: Liking 'Q' isn't a good enough reason to side with Jian; remember Jimmy Savile, Rolf Harris
Edmonton: Alberta by-elections swept by Jim Prentice PCs
Ottawa: French President François Hollande to address Parliament during 1st state visit to Canada
Jian Ghomeshi case: Canadian law imposes some limits on freedom to consent to violent sexual activity
Toronto Sun editorial: Tory must respect the Ford agenda
Toronto: John Tory wins mayor race in squeaker over Doug Ford; Mayor Rob Ford, fighting cancer, returns to City Hall as a Councillor
Ottawa: Harper will skip APEC summit in China to attend National Remembrance Day ceremony here in capital
Ottawa: Conservatives table first CSIS legislation in 30 years: "the Protection of Canada from Terrorists Act"
Chantal Hébert: Jason Kenney would be ideal terror point man for Harper
Toronto: Sunday, Jian Ghomeshi lawyers said he'd sue for $50M, today he sued for $55M
Huffington Post: Elizabeth May's rush to judgement; defends Jian Ghomeshi amid detailed allegations of violence against women
Kelly McParland: If Thomas Mulcair wants 24/7 protection, he should get it; RCMP is making mistake if thinks business-as-usual will suffice at time when religious & ideological extremism is unfortunate fact of life
Howard Levitt: Jian Ghomeshi’s CBC lawsuit is hopeless — even if he’s telling the truth
Ottawa: Federal Govt introduces bill to create DNA-based missing persons index
Toronto: Police say they have no current plans to investigate fired CBC host Jian Ghomeshi over anonymous allegations of sex and physical abuse; but could start an investigation based on media reports; will CBC News do so?
Ottawa: How Hill media escaped the Centre Block's press gallery Hot Room during Wednesday's attack
Toronto Star Editor Michael Cooke: Why chose to publish Jian Ghomeshi allegations The Star
updated ~ Toronto Star: CBC fires Jian Ghomeshi over sex allegations; ousted host of Q denies claims by three women of unwanted sexual violence
Montreal: Father of Patrice Vincent killer Couture-Rouleau says government must strengthen security laws; had alerted police about his son’s radicalized behaviour last summer
Toronto: Jian Ghomeshi says in bombshell Facebook post that CBC fired him "because of the risk of my private sex life being made public as a result of a campaign of false allegations" while admitting to sexual practices that "may be strange, enticing, weird, normal, or outright offensive to others"
Ottawa: RCMP Sunday update on Parliament Hill attack: "persuasive evidence that Michael Zehaf-Bibeau’s attack driven by ideological and political motives", police doing "detailed analysis" of video "for evidence and intelligence"; not ready yet for public release
Ottawa: Man arrested after Ottawa police officer punched in the face
Plot thickens: CBC cuts ties with Jian Ghomeshi after receiving "information" about Q host
Toronto: Jian Ghomeshi out at CBC; intends to sue for $50-million
Ontario: In wake of Canada attacks, Toronto police drill for disaster
Ottawa: RCMP takes over investigation of killing, attack, OPP to probe police conduct
Toronto: Double stabbing at Canada's Wonderland leaves 1 dead, another in critical condition
Greater Napanee: Historian Ross Morton releases latest book 'Tales from the Townships', an account of life in the lower Bay of Quinte over the past 200+ years
Buckle up for safety: OPP see five no-seatbelt deaths during last week of fall blitz
Ottawa: Killer Bibeau listened to extremist rants with BC terror suspect Yusuzfai who went to fight in Syria; previously it was thought they only connected via social media
Amherst Island: Ontario Govt running roughshod over Lake Ontario island families, ignoring environmental assessments, greenlighting clusters of 155-metre wind turbines and a new cement plant
Bomb threat: Police arrest ‘person of interest’ in Kelowna airport emergency
Sarnia: 5 injured in industrial explosion, fire
Ottawa: Canadians flock to Parliament Hill and National War Memorial; tours inside Centre Block to re-start Monday
Rex Murphy: In the shadow of a young corporal’s death, Canada’s greatness shines through
Joseph Brean: Public lines Highway of Heroes for a moment of communal grieving, and to send message: 'We’re not scared'
Andrew Coyne: We got off relatively lightly this time. We may not be so lucky the next
War memorial heroism: 'You are so loved': Ottawa lawyer describes group effort trying to save Cirillo; "When you are dying, you need to be told how loved you are"
Ottawa: Full picture emerges of heroic "James Bond move" made by Sergeant-at-Arms Kevin Vickers in diving and pivoting in front of Parliament Hill attacker and emptying his clip, from just feet away [ Youtube video]
Online gambling: Major international firm exits Canadian market
Ottawa: Cpl. Nathan Cirillo's body going home to Hamilton today along 'Highway of Heroes'
La Presse [French]: Michael Zehaf-Bibeau re-connected in last week with mother, aunt after years apart; stayed at Aunt's home in Mont-Tremblant the night before his Ottawa attacks; Aunt says "He was spoiled rotten"; heavy history of drug use
Fuel boat adrift 14 km off shore: NTCL barge loaded with diesel adrift in Beaufort Sea amid 12-foot seas; vessel was being tugged to Tuktoyaktuk, NWT, when storm arose and it broke away from tugboat
Ottawa: ‘The guy was right there, shooting:’ Calgary MP Michelle Rempel; MPs were caught in the middle of Wednesday's attack, both outside and inside the Centre Block of the Parliament Buildings [ video]
Joe Warmington: Remembering sacrifice with a Highway of Heroes tribute
Ottawa: Statement by Prime Minister Harper in the House of Commons, October 23, 2014, on the events of October 22nd and moving forward
Vancouver Sun: Parliament Hill killer kicked out of Burnaby mosque two years ago; "self-radicalized" Zehaf-Bibeau was asked to leave mosque, because he had "gotten a hold of keys and when he got out of jail, he just started sleeping there"
Brian Stewart: "We've known this day was coming. As Canadians, we've been lucky up to this point"
Ottawa: Harper waited among MPs, terrifying unknown on other side of doors as bullets flew
Ottawa: Conservative MPs were prepared to tackle gunmen who entered their caucus room; were going to use flag poles with metal maple leafs on top as spears; Ontario MP and ex-OPP Officer Daryl Kramp said, "If anybody comes in, get the bastards"
Winnipeg: 'New generation' Bowman beats former front-running ex-NDP MP/MLA Wasylycia-Leis for come-from-behind Mayoralty win
Ottawa: Parliament Hill attacker wasn’t high-priority for CSIS, sources say; not on "list of 90"
Wall Street Journal: Canada lawmakers regroup after shooting in Ottawa; Government poised to introduce terrorist legislation following attack and lockdown
Ottawa: Man arrested near war memorial as Stephen Harper lays wreath for lost soldiers
Ottawa: Canadian anti-spam law takes effect in January; aimed squarely at spyware
Montreal: Quebec Premier Couillard plans to meet Muslim leaders, create 'early risk-detection' program
Toronto: Police presence at city hall, Queen’s Park beefed up in response to Ottawa attack
Pittsburgh gives its Canadian cousin a hug, as fans sing 'O Canada' at Penguins NHL game even though no Canadian team on ice, just Canadian players [ video]
Andrew Coyne: We can’t stop every terror attack, so let’s brace ourselves and adapt
Christie Blatchford: Nathan Frank Cirillo died standing guard over one of his own
John Ivison: Visibly shaken Harper proclaims ‘Canada will never be intimidated’
Ottawa: Text of Prime Minister Harper's prime time address to Canadians
Ottawa: In live address to nation, PM Stephen Harper vows to tighten security measures, pays tribute to slain Corporal Cirillo and first responders
Ottawa: CTV News Channel link for attack coverage
Ottawa attack: Low-life shooter Michael Joseph Hall aka Michael Zehaf-Bibeau robbed bank in Vancouver and was charged with uttering threats and robbery; pled guilty to lesser charge
Ottawa: Kevin Vickers hailed as hero who took down attacker
Ottawa attack: Timeline: At 9:56 a.m., motionless body seen inside Centre Block, outside doors of Library of Parliament
Toronto: TSX tumbles after central bank comment, Ottawa shooting
Winnipeg: Woman charged after 6 infant bodies found in storage locker
Pierre Cliche: Fighting ISIS
Nobel Peace Prize co-winner: Malala Yousafzai in Toronto Wednesday to participate in 'Strong Girls, Strong World' with Q&A moderated by Prime Minister Harper; later will receive honorary Canadian citizenship
ISIS attack: Rouleau was arrested by RCMP this summer; authorities continued to investigate, and this fall met several times with him, his family, the imam of his mosque and outreach police officers
Windsor: Possible Caesars bankruptcy and re-structuring in U.S. not affecting local operation
Abacus poll: Liberals take immediate hit for ill-considered Trudeau stance on ISIS, drop into virtual national tie with Conservatives after being ahead for months
London: Another Huron County wind turbine vandalized
Toronto: Liberals target drivers who are stoned; in 2011 "46% of all collisions involving vehicles that resulted in deaths had individuals who were either under the influence of drugs or a combination of drugs and alcohol"
Ottawa: Rouleau case underscores passport seizure dilemma; why governments have to walk fine line between civil rights and civil safety; with Opposition harpies blathering rhetoric muddying the waters
Ontario: Buffalo airport courts Toronto travellers after new Liberal fuel tax boosts province's air fares
Michael Den Tandt: Martin ‘Ahmad’ Rouleau gives weight to warning of ‘dark and dangerous’ times
Ottawa: NDP MP Jean-François Larose quits party, forms new federal political party called Forces et Démocratie with ex-Bloc MP Jean-François Fortin
Winnipeg: Four dead babies found in a storage facility; "various states of decomposition"; autopsies underway
Alberta: Six CF-18s leave their base at Cold Lake today for Kuwait
Ottawa: PBO grudgingly confirms Canada will run a surplus it didn't project
St-Jean-sur-Richelieu: Terrorist Rouleau was active on social media, known to police; called himself AlCanadi and Ahmad Rouleau
Terence Corcoran: Fun and profit with Ontario’s liquor and electricity monoplies
Ottawa: Mulcair plays it smart, says Trudeau's plan to revoke Harper tax cuts is premature and unlike Trudeau he won't raise personal income taxes
David Akin: Just so we’re clear: Here’s my disclosure on income splitting
Parker Gallant: Maximizing the mess with Ontario's electricity assets
John Ivison: Panel jams a stick between spokes of Ontario government’s ‘fiscal prudence’; Liberals' crooked accounting gets new comeuppance
Toronto: Liberal government under fire over MaRS bailout records; gas plants skullduggery redux?
Calgary: Will Harper be re-elected? What polls, economy suggest
Waterloo: BlackBerry shares jump on rumour of Lenovo takeover which would likely be blocked
MUST-READ ~ Terence Corcoran: If the monetary god is dead, the Bank of Canada offers an alternative
Yukon: Grizzly bear entered home before killing Claudia Huber
Ebola: Test drills in Halifax successful, Health Minister Ambrose says
Toronto: Trudeau says he'll get rid of income splitting for families with children under 18
Montreal: Magnotta first-degree murder trial hears from Harper's deputy chief of staff
Budgets balance themselves? Justin Trudeau says he's ready to raise taxes; would roll back Harper tax cuts; interventionist, says government knows better how to spend your money; why would he jeopardize 'strongest middle class' in world?
Balanced budget: Canada remains at top of world’s credit-rating heap, says Moody's
British Columbia: Squamish Nation officials removed after financial investigation of First Nations band revealed lack of accountability
But can he? Justin Trudeau says he'll stop saying stupid things so voters won't be reminded of his shallowness at election time
J.J. McCullough: Chretien to the rescue?
Tug to rescue: Russian container ship filled with fuel gets tow to Prince Rupert for repairs
Don't get complacent: Harper warns Ebola could arrive in Canada ‘very quickly’
Rex Murphy: As Trudeau stumbles, Mulcair finds his moment
Toronto: Rotary International honours Prime Minister Harper for leadership in fight to eradicate polio; he "has maintained a strong focus on global polio eradication, particularly in Afghanistan, where polio eradication efforts have been a signature project for Canada, and also in Nigeria"
Ottawa: Canada to start shipping experimental Ebola vaccine to WHO on Monday
Kelly McParland: Liberals risk being left behind as NDP and Tories race to win over the well-off
John Ivison: Trudeau’s support slipping after failing to back mission against ISIS, Nanos poll indicates
Trenton: ISIS has directly threatened the families of Canadian Armed Forces personnel going to Iraq, yet Opposition and media whine about not being allowed to identify them
Toronto: Inspections find 13 Ontario hospitals unprepared for Ebola cases
Simushir: Fuel-laden Russian cargo ship, under tow by Canadian Coast Guard ship 'Gordon Reid' off Haida Gwaii
Ottawa: Airstrikes alone won't defeat ISIS, Canada's chief of defence staff says
Ottawa: TSX hits one-week high on U.S. data, oil prices
Haida Gwaii: Russian container ship carrying hundreds of tonnes of fuel adrift off northern B.C. coast
updated ~ Ottawa: Canada boosts Ebola spending to $65M with additional $30M on outbreak in West Africa, including more mobile labs; also has mobile SWAT team ready to quickly go to anywhere in Canada where Ebola pops up
Toronto: Panel tells Wynne 'don't sell LCBO, Hydro or OPG', but make foreign-owned Beer Store pay for its monopoly
Pack journalism? CBC caught distorting CRA story to fit convenient political pigeon hole; to get tax breaks have to agree to and live by rules
Ebola: Ottawa nurses want better safeguards; dealt with suspected case last weekend
Toronto: Ontario ramps up for Ebola, 10 hospitals set for referrals; in Ottawa, Kingston, Toronto, Hamilton, London and Sudbury
Ebola: Air Canada flight attendants to wear rubber gloves
Toronto: Subway service resumes, but some Toronto-area residents still without power after heavy rain dump Thursday
Fog, snow and snog: Officials warn drivers in Southwestern Ontario to be prepared for rough fall and winter weather
Calgary: Federal govt names new Canada Excellence Research Chair whose job will be to develop ways to extract oil from oil sands more efficiently using nano-scale techniques that require less energy and water while reducing emitted CO2
Robyn Urback: Fluffy Justin Trudeau feature in Chatelaine magazine is an insult to serious women voters
Ottawa: Out-of-touch union sues government so the 30% of Canadians who have door-to-door mail delivery can keep it
Entertainment: Casino glam and how to practice; getting your game up to speed
Kurdistan: Life in the shadow of ISIS: 'We are afraid to speak'
Calgary: Downtown blackout caused by vault fire is over: 'electricity is flowing'
Nepal: Canadian hiker believed missing in Himalayas posts on Facebook that she’s safe
Life and death: Ebola fears have North America on high alert; Canada Fed Health Minister urges provinces to conduct test runs
Himalyan Times: Deadly blizzards were unusual for this time of year
Toronto: Naive Ontario Health officials say 'little' chance of Ebola in province "because no direct flights from West Africa"; apparently can't spell 'connecting flights' or 'Cleveland'
Ottawa: New Elgin Street building for Finance Department named for late Jim Flaherty
Toronto: Nurses reveal gaps in Ebola preparedness in Ontario hospitals
Nepal: 4 Canadians among 12 killed in Himalayas by heavy blizzard; 3 other Canadians rescued
Toronto: Liberals quietly changed public protection rules to loan MaRS $224M to build ill-fated tower
Cold winter, less lake effect snow: Lake Superior and Lake Michigan now 6 degrees colder than last year; 3.5 degrees colder than normal
New Brunswick: Liberal MPP quits only 3 weeks after being elected; says had second thoughts about time required, apologizes
Fort St. John: Provincial and federal governments give environmental approval to $8B hyrdo-electric dam on Peace River in Northern B.C.
Toronto: Oil producers face price war over slowing global demand
Ontario: Patient tests negative for Ebola in Belleville
Toronto: Oil price slump drives TSX to 'all-out correction'
Sept-Îles: Ottawa, Quebec clear path for Gulf of St. Lawrence oil production
Ottawa: NDP's Mulcair pledges billions for national childcare spending program; will eat up increasing $ billions from 2015 to 2023; few details because faces patchwork negotiations with provinces who have differing needs, existing programs
Ottawa: Should CBC be part of a censorship consortium flying in face of court precedents? read internal emails
Howard Knopf: Much ado about copyright, campaigns and political ads; CBC-led backroom censorship consortium raises questions
Ottawa: Canada reviewing Ebola strategy
Montreal's French invasion: Immigrants from France flock to the city
Ebola: When it's contagious, how it spreads and other things you need to know to stay safe
Mississauga: Hazel McCallion accused of 'complete betrayal' as she breaks word and tries to push voters towards a successor after decades as mayor
Slocan City: RCMP say suspect Peter DeGroot dead after shootout
Ebola: First human trials of Canadian vaccine start in U.S.
Ebola: Ottawa Hospital patient tests negative
Celine Cooper: Justin Trudeau's foreign-policy comments threaten Liberal Party; is Trudeau its biggest liability?
Ebola: Belleville patient, member of Canadian Forces, had been in Sierra Leone, considered 'low-risk'; all protocols followed
Edmonton: Local patient does NOT have Ebola say officials
updated ~ Ontario: Ebola-like symptoms seen in 2 people isolated in Ottawa and Belleville; both had been in West Africa
Toronto: Canadian-made Ebola vaccine to start clinical trials in healthy humans today
Monte Solberg: Justin shows he's not ready to lead; "He’s almost 43. We are past the point where he is suddenly going to get international relations. We can quit waiting for him to have insights into how the economy works."
Richard Gwyn: Trudeau’s gaffes threaten his lead; the House of Commons debate on military action against ISIS may have turned tide on Trudeau's popularity
Michael Warren: Why Justin Trudeau’s high wire act may end badly; the Liberal leader has a tendency to say dumb things
Wall Street Journal: Canadian Pacific has approached CSX about merger deal; would create 35,000-mile $62B behemoth on steel wheels; they are two of three Class I railroads serving most of U.S. East Coast; CPR runs from Quebec ports to Pacific
Linguist: ISIS militant who executed soldiers speaks like a Canadian; "it’s just a matter of time before something regrettable happens here" says radicalization professor
Ebola: Federal Govt urges Canadians in 3 West African countries to come home; will be screened by quarantine officers upon arrival
Calgary: Downtown underground vault fire destroys electrical system for blocks along with knocking out 911 landline service; repairs could take 'up to a week'
Ottawa: Federal by-elections will be held November 17th, in electoral districts of Whitby-Oshawa (Ontario) and Yellowhead (Alberta)
Wall Street: Canadian head of Fiat Chrysler chooses Canadian Thanksgiving/U.S. Columbus Day to list fully merged company on New York Stock Exchange
John Ivison: Conservatives planning to enhance child care benefit for parents in Fall fiscal update
Edmonton: Lawyer claims violent drug dealer wanted on Canada-wide warrant hid from police for 17 years — in his own basement
Andrew Coyne: Iraq mission is justified whether or not ISIS is a direct threat to Canada
Edmonton: Peter Pocklington gets standing ovation at Oilers reunion of '84 Stanley Cup team
Toronto: Ontario acts to protect illegal aliens from feds; will no longer allow border agents on road safety blitzes
Toronto: Canadians volunteering for Ebola response; veterans warn it's not for all
Ottawa: Harper is right about emissions decline since 2005; meanwhile, Environment Commissioner Julie Gelfand was wildly speculating on future; weighing what they said
Andrew MacDougall: Harper must force the opposition to act like the government
Toronto: Parker Gallant is mad as hell; Ontario wind turbines a money pit; paying owners when or when they don't produce [video]
Toronto: Liberals say they understood huge risk of $224M MaRS loan; total bailout $309M
Toronto: Ontario taxpayers hit with $450,000 mortgage payments for MaRS
Ottawa: Unemployment drops or stays same in every province except New Brunswick, where voters rejected fracking jobs
Statistics Canada: Unemployment down to 6.8%, lowest since December 2008; "adjusted to concepts used in U.S., rate in Canada was 5.9% in September, the same as in U.S.
Ottawa: Canadian jobs surge by 74,000 as unemployment rate drops to 6-year low
Ottawa: Supreme Court says Kazemi's death a 'tragedy,' but family can't sue Iran
Toronto: Ontario ‘lagging’ in enterovirus fight as Toronto toll mounts; 150+ kids in province confirmed to have EV-D68, some suffering paralysis — but govt not declaring it reportable
David Akin: A premature copyright objection from the Parliamentary Press Gallery
WTO Director: Canada among nations losing out because of global trade stalemate
Psychotic reactions and lung cancer: Study finds regular marijuana users increase their chances of developing psychotic symptoms and disorders like schizophrenia
Insider trading: Union-led consortium backed by Liberal big-wig offering to buy 75% of LCBO for $11B; not open for other bids?
Wadena: Saskatchewan train derailment cars same DOT-111s as those in 2013 Lac-Mégantic disaster
Whitby: Stephen Harper announces doubling of Children’s Fitness Tax Credit to $1,000 for 2014, and making it refundable in 2015
Petrolia: Municipality takes bull by horns, sets strict limits to infrasound noise generated by wind turbines
Globe editorial: Justin Trudeau's lousy week; "Suddenly we’ve been hit with the temptation to say, Quiet, Justin. The adults are talking."
Ottawa: Mounties tracking 90 individuals in terrorism probes
Thomas Walkom: Good economic news outshines war vote; corporate and individual taxpayers are making more money than expected — good news both for them and the Conservatives
Ross McKitrick: Guy at Broadbent Institute is pretty sure he rebutted report he hasn’t read; nope, "economic models used to generate climate policy plans are calibrated to match climate models, not climate data, and the models have been diverging from the data for the past two decades", which warmists don't get
Defies Trudeau: Liberals should support air strikes in Iraq, ex-minister Axworthy says
Globe editorial: On balance, Harper’s choice for military action in Iraq is right
Chantal Hébert: Justin Trudeau is Canada’s first war casualty
Tarek Fatah: Kurds abandoned by Liberals, NDP
Jeffrey Simpson: This isn’t ‘Harper’s war’; "UK, France, Australia and Netherlands would scorn kind of explanation advanced by Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau – that a country can be engaged militarily through humanitarian aid"
CRTC fall-out: U.S. TV content providers threaten to stream their content online if 'pick and pay' cable mandated in Canada; but would internet scheme also kill their current golden goose?
Andrew Coyne: Whether we choose action or inaction against ISIS, there will be risks
Washington: Harper is ‘making the right decision’ on ISIS mission: longtime New Democrat Gary Doer
Michael Den Tandt: Trudeau looks weak as he leaves defence of incoherent Liberal strategy on Iraq to others
Saskatchewan: Major train derailment and oil tanker fire near Wadena
Chantal Hébert blames Stephen Harper for Trudeau making bad decisions and playing politics with Iraq; offers weak speculation to back her argument
Spiegel: Michael Ignatieff interview: 'Those fighting ISIS are the lesser evil'
Addiction journal: Adverse health effects of recreational cannabis use; "driving while cannabis-impaired approximately doubles car crash risk"
Forum Research poll: Support continues to drop for federal Liberals; down from 12% lead in July to 4% lead today
Trying to have it both ways: Liberals will support Iraqi combat mission after voting against it, Garneau says in flip-flop
Lawrence Martin: Did Trudeau reject a Liberal combat plan? "Mr. Trudeau may well end up regretting his decision"
TD analysis: Ottawa on track for $71B in surpluses over next six years
Toronto: U.S. junk-bond specialists behind Postmedia’s Project Canada; not surprisingly a competitor reflects gloomily on Sun Media purchase
CETA connection suggested: European Union drops plan to label oilsands crude 'dirty'
Toronto mayor race shocker: Outlier? Forum Research poll puts Ford and Tory in virtual tie; John Tory 39%, Doug Ford 37%, Olivia Chow 22%
Ottawa: Canada speeding up Syrian refugee intake
Ottawa: Opposition threatens to make Canada global outlier
Ottawa: John Baird announces $10M in aid for ISIS victims as debate on combat mission in Iraq kicks off in House of Commons
Toronto: One dead, four schools on lockdown after shooting in west end
Ottawa: RCMP charge former Liberal Party National Director; faces $200,000 fine, 2 years in jail; his client reported him
Robyn Urback: Could the ‘Olivia Chow effect’ trip up Justin? "Trudeau has the charisma Chow seems to be lacking, but not the gravitas to back it up"
Kelly McParland: Justin Trudeau’s failure to launch; Trudeau again raises questions about his qualifications for higher office — Canadians may start to notice
Ottawa: Canada's improved fiscal situation got big boost from increased income and corporate tax revenue; numbers released
Baghdad: ISIS publicly executes 6 Iraqi troops 140 km west of capital
Montreal: Quebec Premier Couillard: 'The International community is expecting Canada to play a role' in 'justified' fight against ISIS; it has "provoked international scorn, causing instability" in the region, and the majority of Quebeckers consider its behaviour 'odious'
Rex Murphy: Trudeau’s joke about Canadian jets bombing ISIS reveals an unserious mind
Bounceback: Rainfall pushes levels on Great Lakes to their highest since 1990s
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