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Ottawa shooting: Sergeant-at-Arms hailed as hero

Ottawa shooting: Sergeant-at-Arms hailed as hero

The guard credited with killing a gunman in Canada's parliament fought back tears as lawmakers greeted him with a prolonged standing ovation, cheers and whistles when he resumed his duties.

Canada's PM: Tougher security laws after attack

Canada's PM: Tougher security laws after attack

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper pledged more surveillance and detention powers for security forces in Canada after a gunman killed a soldier and rampaged through parliament before being shot dead.

Some US hospitals weigh withholding Ebola care

Some US hospitals weigh withholding Ebola care

The Ebola crisis is forcing the American healthcare system to consider the previously unthinkable: withholding some medical interventions because they are too dangerous to doctors and nurses and unlikely to help a patient.

Fence-jumper prompts White House lockdown

Fence-jumper prompts White House lockdown

A man jumped the White House fence and was attacked by Secret Service dogs before being arrested, a Secret Service spokesman said.

Shooting shakes Canadians' sense of security

Shooting shakes Canadians' sense of security

A gun attack targeting the heart of Canada's government has shaken the country's closely guarded image as a sanctuary from the kinds of mass violence that plague the United States.

Mayor, wife 'behind student teacher disappearances'

A Mexican mayor and his wife were "probable masterminds" behind the disappearance of 43 student teachers last month in the restive southwest, the country's attorney general says.

Canada shocked by parliament shooting

Canada shocked by parliament shooting

Canada's capital has been jolted by the fatal shooting of a soldier and an attack on the parliament building in which gunshots were fired outside a room where Prime Minister Stephen Harper was speaking.

French riot police clash with migrants seeking UK entry

French riot police clash with migrants seeking UK entry

French riot police in Calais used teargas to ward off hundreds of immigrants seeking to jump on to trucks bound for Britain in a new escalation of tensions in the northern port town.

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