RCMP have revealed dramatic security video footage from Parliament Hill showing the moments after a gunman fatally shot a soldier from behind at the National War Memorial and then stormed Centre Block carrying a high-powered firearm.
Following the recent tragedies in Quebec and Ontario, which claimed the lives of Warrant Officer Patrice Vincent and Cpl. Nathan Cirillo, the phones have been ringing off the hook at Calgary’s Poppy Fund offices.
Federal politicians, police forces and intelligence officials will begin the work of assessing security around Parliament Hill, and the safety of the country itself, in the wake of the shocking attacks in the nation's capital.
There was spirit of gratitude and camaraderie as members of Parliament returned to work in the House of Commons Thursday, one day after a lone gunman killed a reservist and stormed Centre Block, sparking an hours-long lockdown.
The flags at a number of provincial and civic buildings will fly at half-mast in honour of Cpl. Nathan Frank Cirillo and the two soldiers who were killed in Saint-Jean-Sur-Richelieu, Quebec on Monday.
Police arrested a man in Halifax and recovered a firearm on a nearby public transit bus Thursday after receiving a report of someone carrying what appeared to be a rifle wrapped in fabric in the city's downtown.
If your flight itinerary involves a long airport layover, a new guide has been released that sheds light on the best airports for whiling away your connection time, either with a bit of shut-eye or retail therapy -- or even a quick swim.
The teenage sisters told their father they were staying home sick from their suburban Denver school. Instead, they took $2,000 and their passports and headed off for Syria with a 16-year-old friend. They made it as far as Germany before border guards detained them for questioning.
The Toronto stock market registered a solid triple-digit gain Thursday amid upbeat economic news from the eurozone and China and positive earnings reports that encouraged traders to resume buying stocks beaten down during the sharp retracement of the last few weeks.
Smooth jazz star Kenny G insisted Thursday he's not a foreign provocateur supporting Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests, after Beijing signalled its displeasure over his inharmonious visit and repeated concerns about meddling by external forces.
U.S.-led coalition airstrikes on Syria have killed more than 500 people, mainly Islamic militants, since they began last month, activists said Thursday, as fighting flared in the northern Syrian border town of Kobani.
The case of three teenage girls being investigated for trying to join Islamic State militants poses vexing questions for U.S. officials about the use of social media by terror groups to recruit people inside the United States, experts said Wednesday.