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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

NORAD fighter jets followed the unresponsive small plane as it flew 1,700 miles along the Atlantic coast. (Photo by Mark Bucher/U.S. Navy/Getty Images)

‘Ghost Plane’ Crashes Near Jamaica

Plane carrying Rochester, New York real estate developer Larry Glazer and his wife had fogged up windows, said fighter pilots.

09/05/2014

File photo of an F-16 jet. (credit: Michael Williams/Getty Images)

Plane Intercepted In Restricted Airspace Around DC

Authorities say two F-16 fighter jets intercepted a small civilian plane in restricted airspace around the nation’s capital over the weekend and that the pilot reported he didn’t realize he had entered an area that was off limits.

04/07/2014

A woman monitorsthe progress of Santa Claus in Washington, D.C. The Santa tracker is set up by NORAD. (Photo credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

5 Things to Know About Tracking Santa’s Sleigh

For kids who can’t wait for Santa to arrive, the North American Aerospace Defense Command has a Christmas treat. Visions of sugar plums can be augmented by a check on the fat man’s progress around the globe on Christmas Eve.

12/24/2013

(Photo by Lisa Maree Williams/Getty Images)

As NORAD Tracks Santa, Critics Track NORAD

The U.S. and Canadian military will entertain millions of kids again this Christmas Eve with second-by-second updates on Santa’s global whereabouts. But there’s something new this year: public criticism.

12/17/2013

File photo of NORAD operators  (Photo credit should read MARK LEFFINGWELL/AFP/Getty Images)

Russian, NORAD Forces Unite For Exercise

The exercises on Tuesday and Wednesday were the first since U.S.-Russian relations became strained because of National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden, Syria, human rights and other issues.

08/30/2013

Archive image of small aircraft. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Plane Intercepted in Restricted Airspace Around D.C.

NORAD says a U.S. Coast Guard helicopter has intercepted a small plane that was out of communication in restricted airspace around Washington.

08/20/2013

File photo of a small plane. (Credit: LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images)

Plane Intercepted in Restricted Airspace Around D.C.

NORAD says a U.S. Coast Guard helicopter has intercepted a small plane operating in a flight restricted area around Washington.

06/26/2013

File photo of NORAD operators  (Photo credit should read MARK LEFFINGWELL/AFP/Getty Images)

Plane Intercepted in Restricted Airspace Around DC

NORAD says a Coast Guard helicopter has intercepted a small plane out of communication in a restricted zone around Washington.

05/31/2013

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Airspace Security in DC To Be Tested with Exercise Falcon Virgo

The North American Aerospace Defense Command is conducting a training exercise over the Washington area.

04/29/2013

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