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Trudeau tributes slain soldier for Parliament Hill attack’s third anniversary

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau marked the third anniversary of the terrorist attack at the National War Memorial by calling on Canadians to pay tribute to the soldier who was killed. Cpl. Nathan Cirillo was shot while standing guard at the memorial, during a day of terror at Parliament Hill in 2014 that ended with a masked gunmen being shot and killed. In a statement issued Sunday, Trudeau also called on Canadians to honour the bravery of first responders during the attack. He also honoured Warrant Officer Patrice Vincent, who wasRead More


How to choose the best cold-weather running gear

As we head into fall now is a good time for runners to think about how to choose kit to keep warm and prevent injury during the cooler months. Here we round up some expert tips on how to choose sportswear that will ensure comfort in the cold and maximize performance throughout the season. Think about footwear Running shoes are a key staple to your wardrobe, so go to a specialist store to have them test your stride and see what shoe would fit you best. If you’re a fanRead More


‘Madea Halloween’ sequel takes No. 1, ‘Geostorm’ flops

Lindsey Bahr, The Associated Press Published Sunday, October 22, 2017 1:06PM EDT Last Updated Sunday, October 22, 2017 2:16PM EDT LOS ANGELES — It was a spooky weekend at the box office for nearly everyone but Tyler Perry. Perry’s comedy sequel “Boo 2! A Madea Halloween” scared up a healthy $21.7 million in its first weekend in theatres, but the waters were rough for other new openers including the disaster epic “Geostorm,” the firefighter drama “Only the Brave” and the crime thriller “The Snowman.” Made for a reported $35 million,Read More


Warm weather sticks around for weekend

CTV Ottawa Published Saturday, October 21, 2017 5:31PM EDT Last Updated Saturday, October 21, 2017 6:34PM EDT A stretch of warm weather has fallen over the capital this weekend. For four days Ottawa will see temperatures above 20 degrees Celsius. A mix of sun and clouds will stick around until Monday, according to environment Canada. Those looking to get outside have a list of activities to choose from. This Sunday marks the final weekend of Fall Rhapsody in Gatineau Park. The free hop on bus will be available departing fromRead More


Lost hikers found in embrace after ‘sympathetic murder-suicide’

SAN FRANCISCO — Friends and relatives of a couple whose bodies were found in Joshua Tree National Park say they believe the two got lost while hiking in the sprawling desert park and struggled in the searing heat with little food or water before they died in a “sympathetic murder-suicide.” Rachel Nguyen, 20, and Joseph Orbeso, 22, had been missing for nearly three months after going for a hike in late July and failing to return to their bed-and-breakfast. Their disappearance launched an exhaustive search. Crews spent more than 2,100Read More


CTV Northern Ontario: Educating Young Drivers

Police in Timmins educate young people about the perils of driving while drunk or high. CTV’s Kyle Gennings reports. Source link #USA #News #USnews #worldnews #headlinenews #Breakingnews #weathernews #UnitedStates news #CanadianNews #weatherforecast top news #stories,Us news today #hourlyweather #Cbcnews #CBC


Trump jabs back at ‘wacky’ congresswoman as spat rolls on

Jonathan Lemire and Jill Colvin, The Associated Press Published Saturday, October 21, 2017 9:33AM EDT WASHINGTON — Unwilling to put the tussling behind, U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday jabbed back at the Democratic lawmaker who has slammed him for his words of condolence to a military widow, calling Rep. Frederica Wilson “wacky” and contending her antics are “killing” her party. Trump’s broadside came a day after the White House defended chief of staff John Kelly after he mischaracterized Wilson’s remarks and called her an “empty barrel” making noise. ARead More


Storm Brian clobbers Ireland and British coastal towns, buildings damaged

TENBY, Wales (Reuters) – Storm Brian battered towns in Ireland and along the western coast of England and Wales on Saturday, with gusts and high seas causing heavy damage to buildings. A fitness group runs in sunshine and rain in Victoria Park, as Storm Brian hits parts of the country, in London, Britain October 21, 2017. REUTERS/Mary Turner Less than a week after Tropical Storm Ophelia killed three people, Ireland’s weather office issued an warning that winds were likely to average 55 to 65 km per hour in western regions,Read More


Paying tribute to a Canadian legend

New murals in downtown North Bay feature late Tragically Hip lead singer Gord Downie. Shay Galor reports. Source link #USA #News #USnews #worldnews #headlinenews #Breakingnews #weathernews #UnitedStates news #CanadianNews #weatherforecast top news #stories,Us news today #hourlyweather #Cbcnews #CBC


Police apologize to parents of child killed in Bowness crash for releasing incorrect information

The family of a little girl who was killed after she was hit by a vehicle in 2016 says they were devastated after police inadvertently released a statement to the media saying that one of the parents waved the vehicle through the intersection just before the fatal collision. Avayah Toulon, 4, was hit by a truck while crossing the street at 79 Street and 47 Avenue N.W. on May 6, at about 8:00 p.m. The little girl was treated at the scene but died from her injuries. The family wasRead More