Ottawa (AFP) - 22:48 GMT - Old charges - Canadian network CTV reported that Zehaf-Bibeau was sentenced to two years in prison for robbery and weapons possession in 2003. He was also investigated for possible drugs possession.
By Randall Palmer and David Ljunggren OTTAWA (Reuters) - At least one gunman entered Canada's parliament buildings on Wednesday and many shots were fired just outside the room where Prime Minister Stephen Harper was addressing a meeting of legislators. Harper was safely removed from the building but parliament was locked down. Eyewitnesses said at least 30 shots were fired in dramatic scenes in ...
A soldier was shot near Canada's parliament building in Ottawa on Wednesday in an ongoing incident possibly involving multiple shooters. Canada has far tighter restrictions than the US on owning a firearm.
Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz has all the ammunition he needs to keep a neutral stance on interest rates as he balances the risks to inflation posed by plunging energy prices and weak job growth with a housing market that’s shown signs of overheating.