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Several police officers walk near downtown Ottawa on Oct. 22, 2014. (credit: Lars Hagberg/AFP/Getty Images)

Former CIA Official: ‘I Am Now More Worried About Terrorist Threat In US Than I Have Been For A Long, Long Time’

A former CIA official is concerned about the possibility of a terrorist attack in the United States following the deadly shooting at the Canadian Parliament building on Wednesday.

10/23/2014

Several police officers walk near downtown Ottawa on Oct. 22, 2014. (credit: Lars Hagberg/AFP/Getty Images)

CBS News: Canadian Gunman’s Passport Recently Revoked After Having Contact With Someone In Syria

Tragedy and terror struck Canada’s capital city Wednesday as a gunman shot a soldier standing guard at the country’s National War Memorial before storming the Parliament building, putting Ottawa’s downtown on lockdown and sending terrified government members and employees scrambling for safety.

10/23/2014

A spokesman for the Armys 3rd Infantry, also known as The Old Guard, keeps watch over the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetary. (Photo by KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Security Increased At Tomb Of The Unknowns After Attack In Canada

U.S. officials say there are no specific threats against the military graveyard, but extra security will be on hand at one of America’s most sacred places.

10/22/2014

Police and paramedics transport a wounded Canadian soldier on Oct. 22, 2014 in Ottawa, Ontario. (credit: MICHEL COMTE/AFP/Getty Images)

US Embassy In Ottawa On Lockdown Following Shooting At Parliament Building

Police say a soldier standing guard at the National War Memorial has been shot by an unknown gunman.

10/22/2014

Rob Ford has been a figure of controversy since a video surfaced  of the Toronto mayor smoking crack. (Photo by GEOFF ROBINS/AFP/Getty Images)

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Withdraws Re-Election Bid

Seeking treatment for an abdominal tumor, Rob Ford says his brother will run in his place while he seeks a seat on the city council.

09/12/2014

Couple Captured By Taliban While Traveling In Afghanistan Say They Have Child

The married couple with a taste for exotic travel set out for Central Asia in the summer of 2012, moving as tourists through a region not normally visited by Westerners.

06/05/2014

Once again, the world hit record heat levels. The average global temperature last month tied the hottest April on record four years ago.  (Photo by NASA via Getty Images)

Global Temperatures Continue To Hit Record Highs Each Month

Once again, the world hit record heat levels. The average global temperature last month tied the hottest April on record four years ago.

05/21/2014

Toronto mayor Rob Ford tweeted that everyone should set their clocks backward, not forward. (Getty Images)

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Gets Daylight Saving Time Wrong

Ford mistakenly tweeted that people should set their clocks an hour back instead of forward.

03/09/2014

President Barack Obama touted this week’s announcement that 7.1 million American signed up for coverage through his signature health care law, and he blasted critics for continued efforts to assault the Affordable Care Act, declaring: “The debate over repealing this law is over. The Affordable Care Act is here to stay.”   (credit: JIM LO SCALZO-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama Expected To Decide On Proposed Keystone XL Pipeline In Next Couple Of Months

President Barack Obama told governors at a White House meeting Monday that he expects to decide on the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada in the next couple of months, two Republican governors said.

02/24/2014

Hundreds of thousands of Chinese students are flocking to U.S. colleges and universities, helping to drive the number of international students studying in America to record levels.  PIERRE CLATOT/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Record Number Of Foreign Students In US, Americans Studying Abroad

Hundreds of thousands of Chinese students are flocking to U.S. colleges and universities, helping to drive the number of international students studying in America to record levels.

11/11/2013

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