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Mall Shootings in Canada

Mall Shootings in Canada

| October 22, 2014

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) – Police in Ottawa say shots also were fired near a shopping mall close to Parliament. Ottawa police Constable Marc Soucy said Wednesday there have been shots fired at three places in the Canadian capital: at the National War Memorial, where a soldier was killed, on Parliament Hill and near the Rideau […]

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Developing Story…Shots Fired in Canada

Developing Story…Shots Fired in Canada

| October 22, 2014

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) – Police are confirming reports that a gunman has been shot and killed in the Canadian capital of Ottawa — where there was gunfire at the country’s National War Memorial and then inside the Parliament building. Police and witnesses say a gunman shot a Canadian soldier, who has died, standing guard at the […]

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Presque Isle Sears to Close in January

Presque Isle Sears to Close in January

| October 15, 2014

The Sears store in Presque Isle will close to the public in mid-January.  The store will remain open until then for customers.  The store has 63 employees.  Those employees are eligible to receive severance.  They also have the opportunity to apply for open positions at area Sears or Kmart stores.  The liquidation sale will begin […]

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First Patient Diagnosed With Ebola in U.S. Has Died

First Patient Diagnosed With Ebola in U.S. Has Died

| October 8, 2014

  DALLAS (AP) – The first Ebola patient diagnosed in the United States died Wednesday morning in a Dallas hospital.  Thomas Eric Duncan was pronounced dead at 7:51 a.m. at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas, where he was admitted Sept. 28.  He had been kept in isolation, according to spokesman Wendell Watson. Duncan’s condition was […]

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Police Capture Man on the Run in Island Falls

Police Capture Man on the Run in Island Falls

| October 7, 2014

Island Falls, ME: Police have found and arrested 20 year old Jean Rodriguez.  Police responded Tuesday morning to a report that a man was seen inside an abandoned building on Sewell St. in Island Falls.  Rodriguez, of Rhode Island, was identified as a suspect.   He was detained while police were talking with other witnesses, […]

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