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October 23, 2014 03:35
A tactical vehicle leaves the security perimeter on Wellington Street, just a couple blocks away from Parliament Hill, on October 22, 2014 in Ottawa, Canada.(AFP Photo / Mike Carroccetto)
Ottawa gunman ‘identified’ as recent Muslim convert, high-risk traveler
While the name of the Ottawa gunman is yet to be announced, a number of officials told numerous media that the shooter is believed to be Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, a recent Muslim convert, allegedly designated as a high-risk traveler.
RIA Novosti / Maxim Blinov
​Four Vnukovo employees detained, questioned over Total CEO jet crash
Four Vnukovo Airport employees have been detained and questioned amid the ongoing investigation into the private jet tragedy that killed Total CEO Christophe de Margerie and three crewmembers, Russian Investigative Committee announced.
Screenshot from YouTube user btselem ​IDF soldiers handcuff, blindfold 11yo mentally ill Palestinian (VIDEO)
A video of Israeli Defense Forces degrading detention and mistreatment of a disabled 11-year-old boy has surfaced on Youtube, once again sparking harsh criticism of abuse and indiscriminately violent treatment of Palestinians by the Israeli military.
The Swedish corvette HMS Visby is seen in the search for suspected "foreign underwater activity" at Mysingen Bay, Stockholm October 21, 2014. (Reuters/Fredrik Sandberg) Sweden ready to use force to surface foreign sub as search continues
Swedish Armed forces are ready to use force if they detect any foreign submarine in the waters of the Stockholm Archipelago, the supreme commander general said as the operation in search of the underwater threat entered its fifth day.
Still from youtube video (user Gumanitarniy shtab "Pomozhem") Shard shower: Girl dodges death as glass rains down at E. Ukraine stadium (VIDEO)
A Ukrainian girl narrowly escaped death as a huge piece of glass façade broke off Shakhtar Donetsk's Donbass Arena and crashed right in front of her. The incredible moment was caught on CCTV.
A Royal Canadian Mounted Police officer stands guard on Metcalfe Street following shootings in downtown Ottawa October 22, 2014.(Reuters / Blair Gable ) Ottawa shooting LIVE UPDATES
Ottawa remains in partial lockdown as police scour the streets for perpetrators of multiple shootings across the Canadian capital. A soldier and one gunman have been killed, and two victims are in hospital with gunshot wounds.
AFP Photo / Pablo Porciuncula Opposition candidate vows to reverse Uruguay’s cannabis revolution ahead of Sunday vote
Presidential candidate Luis Lacalle Pou has told Reuters he plans to halt Uruguay’s world-leading reform to regulate the sale of marijuana, just four days ahead of what is likely to be one of the closest elections in the country’s history.
This is what you will be able to see out of your eyes (Image from magicleap.com) Elephant in your room: Google takes Magic Leap into virtual reality
Google, semiconductor giant Qualcomm and other blue chip companies have invested $542 million in venture funding into Magic Leap, a little-known company that promises to mesh virtual objects with our view of the world.
Still from youtube video (lifehunterstv)
Europe’s food experts fooled by pranksters into confusing McDonald’s with organic food
The Dutch pranksters have fooled food experts and consumers and proved that even foodies can’t tell McDonald’s from real, organic food when offered some on a plate. The comments from misled ‘experts’ are hysterical.
Reuters/Edgard Garrido
EU needs biometrics, fingerprints database to monitor migration – Italian ex-FM
EU member states need to start implementing stronger policies to ensure that “foreign fighters” and refugees remain under observation for the safety of all residents, Former Italian Foreign Minister Franco Frattini told RT.
AFP Photo/Frank Perry Paris opera memo set out ‘anti-burqa’ rules following woman's ejection
The Opera Bastille in Paris, which caused an uproar by ejecting a woman wearing a full face Islamic niqab, issued rules after the fact saying anyone whose face was covered with a “veil” “mask” or “hood” would be shown the door.
Israeli policemen inspect a wrecked car after it rammed a group of pedestrians at the Ammunition Hill tram stop, which lies on the seamline between west and occupied east Jerusalem, injuring nine on October 22, 2014. (AFP Photo/Manahem Kahana) Infant killed, 8 wounded in Jerusalem ‘run-over’ terrorist attack
A 3-month-old baby girl has been killed and eight people injured when a car crashed into a light rail station in Jerusalem. The suspect, in what Israeli police believe was a "run-over terror attack," has been shot.
Smoke and flames rise over Syrian town of Kobani after an airstrike, as seen from the Mursitpinar crossing on the Turkish-Syrian border in the southeastern town of Suruc in Sanliurfa province, October 20, 2014. (Reuters/Kai Pfaffenbach)
Injured Kurds smuggle themselves from Syria to Turkey for medical help
Turkey’s border remains closed for Syrian Kurds battling the Islamic State for Kobani. But if wounded in skirmishes and seeking medical help, Kurdish fighters told RT they are forced to smuggle themselves over the Turkish border to avoid arrest.
Reuters/NASA Increased cosmic radiation may thwart manned Mars missions
Space explorers stay home! Cosmic radiation levels have increased due to weaker solar activity and now pose greater risk to astronauts’ health, which means a manned mission to Mars might have to wait, new research has found.

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