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Woman recalls efforts to save Cpl. Nathan Cirillo at War Memorial

cbc.ca — People across the country are mourning the death of Corporal Nathan Cirillo today. Since his shooting death at the war memorial in Ottawa, there has been an outpouring of sympathy for his family and his comrades in the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders reserve force. Barbara Winters shares that feeling.

Ottawa shooting: Michael Zehaf-Bibeau's movements revealed by security video

cbc.ca — It took just 80 seconds for gunman Michael Zehaf-Bibeau to go from fatally wounding Cpl. Nathan Cirillo to finding himself one unlocked door away from Prime Minister Stephen Harper and the entire Conservative caucus. A harrowing compilation of security video provides the clearest picture yet of how Wednesday's attack in Ottawa unfolded.
Oct 24, 2014

RT @acoyne: “Although he was unarmed, Son lunged at the shooter, grabbing the gun and pulling it toward the floor...” cbc.ca/news/politics/…

Oct 24, 2014

RT @acoyne: “Although he was unarmed, Son lunged at the shooter, grabbing the gun and pulling it toward the floor...” cbc.ca/news/politics/…

Oct 24, 2014

“Although he was unarmed, Son lunged at the shooter, grabbing the gun and pulling it toward the floor...” cbc.ca/news/politics/…

Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, Ottawa gunman, asked B.C. judge to send him to jail

cbc.ca — The man who shot and killed Cpl. Nathan Cirillo at the National War Memorial and was gunned down himself on Parliament Hill Wednesday morning told a B.C. judge almost three years ago that he was homeless and that he wanted to go to jail so he could change his ways.
Oct 23, 2014

"I'm a crack addict," Ottawa terror shooter told BC judge, after turning self in (From CBC) cbc.ca/1.2810683" pic.twitter.com/lldeWCopIZ

Oct 23, 2014

RT @cbcsteve: Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, Ottawa gunman, asked B.C. judge to send him to jail cbc.ca/1.2810683

Families of Nathan Cirillo and Patrice Vincent to get help from crowdfunding campaign

cbc.ca — The families of slain military members Cpl. Nathan Cirillo and Warrant Officer Patrice Vincent stand to get some financial support from a new crowdfunding campaign that has already taken in donations from many Canadians and several major Canadian banks.
Oct 23, 2014

RT @CBCPolitics: Families of Nathan Cirillo and Patrice Vincent to get help from crowdfunding campaign cbc.ca/news/canada/fa… #cdnpoli #hw

Oct 23, 2014

RT @CBCMontreal: Families of Nathan Cirillo and Patrice Vincent to get help from crowdfunding campaign cbc.ca/news/canada/fa…

Ottawa shooting: RCMP update probe into gunman's attack

cbc.ca — Police sources say they have seized the belongings of Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, the gunman who rampaged on Parliament Hill Wednesday, while residents of a downtown shelter that had welcomed him say he told them to pray because the "world is ending." RCMP are holding a press conference in Ottawa at 3:30 p.m.
Oct 23, 2014

RT @CBCPolitics: No info linking the "2 tragic incidents" in St.Jean-sur-Richelieu Que. and Ottawa this week, Paulson says cbc.ca/news/politics/… #cndpoli

Oct 23, 2014

RT @CBCPolitics: Watch live: Michael Zehaf-Bibeau was NOT one of RCMP's 90 high-risk individuals, Comm. Bob Paulson says cbc.ca/news/politics/… #cdnpoli #hw

Oct 23, 2014

Ottawa shooting: RCMP update probe into gunman's attack. News conference is LIVE right now ---> cbc.ca/1.2810113

Terry Fox Day in B.C. to start Sept. 2015

cbc.ca — Once the legislation presented today goes through, the second Sunday after Labour Day will be known as Terry Fox Day in B.C. The day has has traditionally been the day of the annual Terry Fox Run, which is a fundraiser held in towns and cities across the province and across the country.
Oct 23, 2014

RT @RickHansenFdn: Remembering my hero today. Thank you to the B.C. government for making Terry Fox Day official ift.tt/1FKXiDf pic.twitter.com/ZW2domKGmp

Oct 23, 2014

RT @CBCVancouver: It's official! Terry Fox day in B.C. to start Sept. 2015. ow.ly/DfEZg

Kevin Vickers hailed as hero of Ottawa, paladin of internet

cbc.ca — View the story "Kevin Vickers hailed as hero of Ottawa, paladin of internet" on Storify] Storified by CBC News Community · Thu, Oct 23 2014 22:22:36 The actions of House of Commons Sergeant-at-Arms Kevin Vickers have earned him praise from family, friends, MPs on the Hill and Canadians abroad, who voiced their thanks and support online.

Cpl. Nathan Cirillo and Warrant Officer Patrice Vincent: Share your condolences

cbc.ca — Cpl. Nathan Cirillo, 24, was shot and killed while on honorary guard at the National War Memorial in Ottawa. He was a Hamilton reservist with the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders of Canada regiment and the father of a kindergarten-aged son.
Oct 23, 2014

Share your condolences here for Cpl. #NathanCirillo and Warrant Officer Patrice Vincent via @CBCcommunity cbc.ca/newsblogs/your… #cbcto

Oct 23, 2014

RT @CBCCommunity: Cpl. Nathan Cirillo and Warrant Officer Patrice Vincent: Share your condolences cbc.ca/newsblogs/your… pic.twitter.com/vQfAHHpE3V

Oct 23, 2014

RT @CBCCommunity: Cpl. Nathan Cirillo and Warrant Officer Patrice Vincent: Share your condolences cbc.ca/newsblogs/your… pic.twitter.com/vQfAHHpE3V

Ex-NHL goalie Clint Malarchuk opens up on mental illness in 'The Crazy Game'

cbc.ca — Former hockey goaltender Clint Malarchuk is famous for nearly dying on the ice during an NHL game in 1989 after a wayward skate blade sliced his neck. But in his new memoir, The Crazy Game, he reveals that moment was just one of a handful of near-death experiences.

Zehaf-Bibeau's former mosque community reacts

cbc.ca — Members of a B.C. mosque are shocked at the actions of Michael Zehaf-Bibeau and another former worshipper

Ebola outbreak: Doctor in New York City tests positive for virus

cbc.ca — A law enforcement official and a New York City official say a doctor who recently returned to the city after treating Ebola patients in West Africa has tested positive for the virus. It's the first confirmed case in the city.
Oct 24, 2014

Ebola outbreak: Doctor in New York City tests positive for virus cbc.ca/1.2811150

Ottawa shooting eyewitness says gunman yelled 'for Iraq'

cbc.ca — An eyewitness to Wednesday's shooting of Cpl. Nathan Cirillo, who was killed while standing guard at the National War Memorial and the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, says he heard the shooter yell 'for Iraq'. Hayden Trenholm, a policy advisor for N.W.T.