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at 16:27 on October 23, 2014, EDT.

Military to tone down the wearing of uniforms in public following two attacks

OTTAWA - Members of the Canadian military in the Ottawa area have been told stop wearing their uniforms in public, with the exception of going back and forth to work.

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at 16:15 on October 23, 2014, EDT.

Journalist who spotlighted Snowden leaks predicts security crackdown in Canada

MONTREAL - Canadians should expect sweeping security and surveillance measures following attacks against the military in Quebec and Ottawa, says the man who helped expose wide-ranging government monitoring of citizens in the United States.

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at 16:16 on October 23, 2014, EDT.

Bibeau was not on RCMP's list of 90 high-risk people, commissioner says

OTTAWA - The commissioner of the RCMP says Michael Zehaf Bibeau, the man killed Wednesday after a shooting at the National War Memorial and on Parliament Hill, was not on the RCMP's watch list of potential high-risk travellers.

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at 16:15 on October 23, 2014, EDT.

Inuit group wants justice reforms to reflect high rates of abuse in Nunavut

Nunavut's "cradle-to-prison" justice system must be reformed to reflect the high number of people in the territory who have been victims of physical and sexual violence, an Inuit land-claim group said Thursday.

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at 16:11 on October 23, 2014, EDT.

Judge places publication ban on murder conviction assessment in Nova Scotia case

HALIFAX - A judge granted a publication ban Thursday on a preliminary assessment of the case of a Nova Scotia man whose murder conviction may have been the result of a miscarriage of justice.

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at 16:08 on October 23, 2014, EDT.

Man arrested in downtown Halifax after driver finds firearm on bus

HALIFAX - Police arrested a man in Halifax and recovered a firearm on a nearby public transit bus Thursday after receiving a report of someone carrying what appeared to be a rifle wrapped in fabric in the city's downtown.

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