The body of Canadian soldier Corporal Nathan Cirillo has been taken from an Ottawa funeral home to his hometown of Hamilton.
Cirillo was murdered on Wednesday as he stood guard at the Canadian National War Memorial in Ottawa.
Hamilton police and members of Cirillo's regiment, the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, joined his family to accompany his casket home.
Three victims are in critical condition after a shooting at a US high school near Seattle, hospital officials have confirmed to the Press Association.
Local police have confirmed that two people have died after a shooting incident at a US high school.
Police earlier confirmed the gunman had been killed.
A two-year-girl who was Mali's first Ebola case has died, Reuters has reported, citing a health official.
The girl had been receiving treatment at a hospital in the country after testing positive for the virus upon arriving from outbreak-hit Guinea.
Rafael Nadal will miss the ATP World Tour finals in London because of appendicitis, Reuters reports.
There was just one shooter involved in the Marysville-Pilchuck High School incident, police in Washington state have confirmed.
The gunman was a student at the school and is the only fatality known about at the moment.
The buildings in the school are still being cleared by officers.
The FBI have sent personnel to local officers after a shooting at a high school, in Washington state.
Armed response teams have been seen running towards the locked-down Marysville-Pilchuck High School in the US state of Washington following reports of a shooting in the cafeteria.
Students evacuated from the school were seen boarding buses surrounded by police cars.
A student who is believed to have opened fire at Marysville-Pilchuck High School is dead, reports the Seattle Times.