Thursday , 23 October 2014

National News

Cops: Soldier Shot Near Canadian Parliament, Incident Ongoing

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iStock/Thinkstock(OTTOWA, Ontario) — A suspect opened fire at a Canadian war memorial near Canada’s Parliament in Ottawa Wednesday, injuring a soldier and prompting local police to warn citizens to “stay away… due to [an] ongoing police incident.” [WATCH LIVE COVERAGE FROM ABC NEWS] Ottawa Police confirmed via Twitter a shooting took place at 9:52 a.m. Witnesses told Canada’s CTV they ... Read More »

First Day on the Job for Ebola Czar Ron Klain Begins at the White House

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iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — It’s day one for Ron Klain and already the newly-minted Ebola Czar has a full plate and a packed schedule. On Wednesday he sits down with President Obama at the White House and gets up to speed with the administration’s Ebola response team. As the new point-person, Klain is tasked with coordinating the various agencies, and all of ... Read More »