Israeli troops injured in Sinai border attack

Al Jazeera - 1 hour 39 min ago
Army says two soldiers wounded after assailants fired shots and anti-tank missile at vehicle near Egypt border.

Blast rocks bus station in northern Nigeria

Al Jazeera - 2 hours 31 min ago
Suspected Boko Haram attack hits bus station in the town of Azare in Nigeria's northern Bauchi state, witnesses say.

White House locks down over latest fence jump

Al Jazeera - 2 hours 33 min ago
Man arrested for jumping fence of the presidential residence, a month after previous intruder entered the White House.

Soldier and gunman killed in Ottawa shootings

Al Jazeera - 2 hours 50 min ago
Gunman killed by police inside parliament building after he fatally shot Canadian soldier guarding war memorial.

Boeing sells first parts to Iran since 1979

Al Jazeera - 3 hours 21 min ago
National carrier Iran Air receives parts, ending a 35-year break in business prohibited under decades of US sanctions.

Blackwater guards convicted in Iraq killings

Al Jazeera - 4 hours 18 min ago
Four ex-employees of US security firm found guilty of charges related to shootings of more than 30 civilians in 2007.

Ottawa shooter had criminal record in Quebec and B.C.

CBC Canadian News - 4 hours 26 min ago

Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, the slain gunman in Wednesday’s shooting at the Ottawa War Memorial and Parliament Buildings, had a criminal record in Quebec and British Columbia.

Brian Bowman takes over lead in Winnipeg mayoral race

CBC Canadian News - 4 hours 33 min ago

Brian Bowman is taking the lead in Winnipeg's mayoral race tonight, with the margin between him and former NDP MP Judy Wasylycia-Leis starting to widen.

Stephen Harper to speak on Ottawa shooting

CBC Canadian News - 4 hours 50 min ago

Prime Minister Stephen Harper is set to address the nation Wednesday evening in the wake of a shooting on Parliament Hill in Ottawa that left one member of the Canadian Forces dead.

Ebola: Winning a battle but losing the war?

Al Jazeera - 6 hours 14 min ago
Can lessons be learned from Nigeria's success in containing the deadly virus?

Military members in Quebec urged not to wear uniforms when off duty

CBC Canadian News - 6 hours 35 min ago

Military members in Quebec are being advised not to wear their uniforms in public unless they are on official duty, but it was not immediately clear whether the advice applied to members across the country.

Iraqi Kurds to send forces to Syria's Kobane

Al Jazeera - 6 hours 41 min ago
Kurdish authorities agree to send Peshmerga fighters to northern Syrian town to fight ISIL after Turkey allows passage.

Baby killed in Jerusalem 'hit-and-run'

Al Jazeera - 7 hours 51 min ago
Eight people injured and infant killed as car rams into light railway stop in incident labelled a "terror attack".

Secteur public - Les syndicats CSN manifestent contre les engagements rompus du Conseil du trésor

Presse-toi a gauche! - 8 hours 25 min ago

MONTRÉAL, le 22 oct. 2014 - Dans le cadre d'une semaine d'actions contre les engagements rompus, plusieurs syndicats du secteur public affiliés à la CSN ont manifesté aujourd'hui, dans l'ensemble des régions du Québec, pour déplorer le refus du Conseil du trésor de donner suite à de nombreux engagements pris depuis la dernière ronde de négociation. À Montréal, plusieurs travailleuses et travailleurs issus des secteurs de la santé et de l'éducation ont manifesté bruyamment au Cégep du Vieux Montréal pour (...)

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Manifestation à l'Hôpital Maisonneuve-Rosemont contre l'austérité en santé et services sociaux (CSN)

Presse-toi a gauche! - 8 hours 26 min ago

MONTRÉAL, le 22 oct. 2014 - Les syndicats montréalais de la FSSS-CSN sont rassemblés ce midi devant l'Hôpital Maisonneuve-Rosemont pour dénoncer les compressions budgétaires dans l'établissement. Les syndicats s'attaquent de plus au projet de loi 10 qui désorganisera le réseau de la santé et des services sociaux. Pour la FSSS-CSN, l'austérité libérale attaque directement les soins à la population et la riposte s'organise pour défendre les services publics.
Les compressions budgétaires à l'Hôpital (...)

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Dramatic events caught on video as shooting unfolds in Ottawa

CBC Canadian News - 8 hours 27 min ago

The first reports of a shooting at Canada's National War Memorial in Ottawa came just before 10 a.m. E.T. Wednesday, as Ottawa police confirmed there had been gunfire. Here is a video record of the day as events unfolded.

Blast outside Cairo University wounds 11

Al Jazeera - 8 hours 47 min ago
Four Egyptian policemen among the wounded in blast that comes after security forces clamp down on student protests.

'We could smell that gun powder': MPs, eyewitnesses describe Ottawa shooting scene

CBC Canadian News - 9 hours 39 min ago

Chaos erupted today around Parliament Hill when gunfire broke out around the National War Memorial, and carried on in Parliament and around the downtown Ottawa area. Here's some of what MPs and other witnesses saw and heard.

Security measures heightened across Canada after Ottawa shooting

CBC Canadian News - 10 hours 5 min ago

Shootings in Ottawa have prompted tighter security measures across the country, but there are no reports of known threats outside the capital.

Ottawa shooting: B.C. MLAs were warned of possible security threat

CBC Canadian News - 10 hours 6 min ago

Members of the B.C. Legislature were contacted about concerns from Ottawa over a security threat, days before the shooting at the National War Memorial and Parliament Hill on Wednesday.

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