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at 18:31 on October 22, 2014, EDT.
Timeline of Ottawa shooting and its aftermath
OTTAWA - A gunman shot and killed a soldier at the National War Memorial and then went on to Parliament Hill's Center Block where he was shot dead, an incident that turned the heart of the nation's capital into an armed camp Wednesday. Here is a chronology of some of the events and when they occurred:
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at 18:32 on October 22, 2014, EDT.
Soldier dead, two others injured in Parliament Hill siege; one gunman dead
OTTAWA - A gunman turned the nation's capital into an armed camp Wednesday after he fatally shot an honour guard at "point blank" range at the National War Memorial before setting his sights on Parliament Hill.
at 18:25 on October 22, 2014, EDT.
World leaders react to a shooting in Canada, in a hallway they once walked
WASHINGTON - Countless world leaders have walked that hallway before. On Wednesday, they reacted to news of an attack that saw gunfire sprayed through the hall of honour in Canada's Parliament.
at 18:21 on October 22, 2014, EDT.
International team reunites missing remains of poached dinosaur bones
EDMONTON - A 50-year-old mystery involving poachers and missing dinosaur bones has been solved by an international team of paleontologists, including one from the University of Alberta.
at 18:13 on October 22, 2014, EDT.
Attack in Ottawa stirs memories of gunman's rampage at Quebec legislature
MONTREAL - The attack on Parliament that left a Canadian Forces reservist dead Wednesday chilled the longest-serving member of Quebec's legislature as he recalled a gunman's assault there 30 years ago.
at 18:09 on October 22, 2014, EDT.
B.C. legislature warned of heightened security concerns from Ottawa officials
VICTORIA - The clerk of British Columbia's legislature says some provincial politicians were warned this week about "heightened" security concerns in Ottawa in the days leading up to Wednesday's shootings on Parliament Hill and at the National War Memorial.
at 18:02 on October 22, 2014, EDT.
War Memorial victim ID'd as Hamilton corporal, dog lover and outdoorsman
A soldier shot and killed in Ottawa on Wednesday was a reservist who was only on a short-term posting at the National War Memorial, relatives and other sources said.
at 18:00 on October 22, 2014, EDT.
Friends not surprised sergeant-at-arms intervened in Parliament Hill shootings
OTTAWA - To those who know Kevin Vickers, there was little surprise that the sergeant-at-arms of the House of Commons and former RCMP officer would be the one to intervene in Wednesday's attack on Parliament Hill and reportedly shoot an assailant.
at 17:47 on October 22, 2014, EDT.
Prime Minister speaks with NDP, Liberal leaders in display of cross-partisanship
OTTAWA - In the shadow of Wednesday's attack on Parliament Hill, Prime Minister Stephen Harper spoke with NDP Leader Tom Mulcair and Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau in a rare show of cross-partisanship.
at 17:13 on October 22, 2014, EDT.
Some fallout after deadly shooting in Ottawa
A gunman shot and killed a soldier at the National War Memorial in Ottawa on Wednesday before being shot dead in Parliament Hill's Center Block. Some immediate fallout:
at 17:26 on October 22, 2014, EDT.
Shooting rampage sparks fresh concerns about Parliament Hill security
OTTAWA - The fatal shooting of a soldier at the National War Memorial and the subsequent gunfire on Parliament Hill on Wednesday have renewed concerns about security in the capital.
at 17:22 on October 22, 2014, EDT.
Woman accused of concealing infants defrauded senior: court records
WINNIPEG - Police have charged a woman who was renting a storage locker where the remains of six babies were found, but they say it could be months before they know who the infants were, how they died and how long they had been inside.
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