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OTTAWA, ON - OCTOBER 24:  A boy lays flowers at a memorial to Cpl. Nathan Cirillo of the Canadian Army Reserves, who was killed two days ago while standing guard in front of the National War Memorial by a lone gunman, on October 24, 2014 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. After killing Cirillo, the gunman stormed the main parliament building, terrorizing the public and politicians, before he was shot dead.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images) (Andrew Burton, 2014 Getty Images) Canada to give slain soldier hero's send-off

The soldier shot dead by a gunman who then stormed Canada's seat of government is being given a hero's send-off, with a motorcade along the highway where the country honors its war dead.

Hacker gets prison for cyberattack stealing $9.4M

Updated: 10/24/2014 11:42:10 AM

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British woman dies during Thai cosmetic surgery

Updated: 10/24/2014 8:27:57 AM

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Queen sends first tweet, signed 'Elizabeth R'

Updated: 10/24/2014 6:16:03 AM

LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 24:  Queen Elizabeth II sends her first Tweet during a visit to the 'Information Age' Exhibition at the Science Museum on October 24, 2014 in London, England.  (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images) (Chris Jackson, 2014 Getty Images)
Doctors Without Borders: Ebola risk can't be zero

Updated: 10/24/2014 6:10:05 AM

PAYNESVILLE, LIBERIA - OCTOBER 16:  Health workers at Doctors Without Borders (MSF), work in the high-risk area of the ELWA 3 Ebola treatment center on October 16, 2014 in Paynesville, Liberia. The World Health Organization says that more than 4,500 people have died due to the Ebola epidemic in West Africa with a mortality rate for the disease at about 70 percent.  (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images) (John Moore, 2014 Getty Images)
Putin accuses US of undermining global stability

Updated: 10/24/2014 6:08:43 AM

Russian president Vladimir Putin. (Oleg Nikishin, Getty Images)

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Smugglers offer $20 passage from Turkey to Syria
The Turkish border crossing of Oncupinar, an hour's drive from the embattled Syrian city of Aleppo, is a chaotic buzz of people waiting to pass into one of the most violent regions in the world. Border guards stand by with machine guns to prevent Islamic militants from joining the flow, but within their sight smugglers offer to take travelers across for a surprisingly small fee.
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WHO: 5 more Ebola vaccines to be tested in Jan
The World Health Organization says millions of doses of two experimental Ebola vaccines could be ready in 2015 and five more experimental vaccines will start being tested in January.
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Officials: Canada attacks unrelated

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Canadian police say they have found no connection between the two attacks on soldiers this week.

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South Africans indicted in US on illegal hunts
Two South African brothers have been indicted in Alabama on charges accusing them of conspiracy to sell illegal rhinoceros hunts in Africa, money laundering and trafficking in rhino horns.
Undocumented Mexican immigrants walk through the Sonoran Desert after illegally crossing the U.S.-Mexico border border on January 19, 2011 into the Tohono O'odham Nation, Arizona. The immigrants said they had wandered the desert lost for a week after crossing from Mexico into the vast Indian reservation at night. Exhausted, they requested the Border Patrol to pick them up and take them to the U.S.-Mexico border, from where they would return to their homes in the Mexican state of Sonora. They had come, they said, to reach Phoenix and find work in construction or landscaping. All said they had worked in Arizona before. (John Moore, Getty Images)
Border deaths drop to 15-year low
The number of immigrants who die trying to cross the U.S.-Mexico border has dropped to the lowest level in 15 years.
OTTAWA, CANADA - OCTOBER 23:  In this handout photo provided by the PMO, Prime Minister Stephen Harper (R) and all Members of Parliament applaud Kevin Vickers, sergeant-at-arms, during the reopening of Parliament on October 23, 2014 in Ottawa, Canada. The gunman, identified as Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, was shot and killed by Kevin Vickers while still inside the Parliament building.  (Photo by Jason Ransom/PMO via Getty Images) (Handout, 2014 PMO)
Ex-Mountie hero of shootout at Canada's Parliament
The standing ovation began even before Sergeant-at-Arms Kevin Vickers entered the Parliament chamber in his black robe, carrying the golden ceremonial mace on his right shoulder.
OTTAWA, CANADA - OCTOBER 22:  Ottawa police patrol along Elgin St. steps away from the National War Memorial where a soldier was shot this morning, October 22, 2014 in Ottawa, Canada. Officials are investigating multiple reports of shootings and suspects after at least one gunman shot a Canadian soldier and then entered Canada's Parliament building.   (Photo by Mike Carroccetto/Getty Images) (Mike Carroccetto, 2014 Getty Images)
Security remains tight in aftermath of Canada shooting attack
Canada's Parliament remains under close surveillance by police, and it is closed to the public today.
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Dancing priests become Internet sensation
A video of a pair of dueling, dancing American priests studying in Rome has gone viral, following in the footsteps of a now-famous Italian nun whose Alicia Keyes-esque voice won her a singing contest and a record contract.
Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper, September 2007. (Jemal Countess, Getty Images)
Canada PM visits Ottawa memorial in shooting aftermath
Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper has visited his country's National War Memorial in Ottawa, where a soldier was killed yesterday by a gunman who then stormed the nearby Parliament.
MADRID, SPAIN - OCTOBER 08:  Dog 'Excalibur' barks from the balcony of the private residence for Spanish nurse, Teresa R. R., who has tested positive for the Ebola virus on October 8, 2014 in Alcorcon, near Madrid, Spain. Teresa's dog is thought to be at risk of being put down as health officials try to keep the virus from spreading. Spanish Health Minister Ana Mato confirmed nurse, Teresa R. R., had tested positive after treating two Ebola patients who had been brought back to the country from Africa.  (Photo by Pablo Blazquez Dominguez/Getty Images) (Pablo Blazquez Dominguez, 2014 Getty Images)
Woman who beat Ebola mourns for her slain dog
The husband of the Spanish nursing assistant who beat Ebola says his wife now knows that authorities killed their dog Excalibur while she was in the hospital and is questioning that decision.

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