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October 25th, 2014
12:05 AM ET

Officials label NYC hatchet incident an act of terrorism terror

One day after a bizarre and frightening hatchet attack leaves a New York City police officer in critical condition, officials label the incident an act of terror.

CNN's Deborah Feyerick reports on the third of three incidents, all aimed at persons in uniform, all seemingly inspired by terrorism.

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October 24th, 2014
11:35 PM ET

Remembering Canadian solider, Cpl. Nathan Cirillo

Two days after a terrifying and deadly firearm incident devastated the government and people of Canada, on Friday evening Anderson Cooper remembered the beloved father who perished in the incident.

Watch the above tribute to Cpl. Nathan Cirillo, the Canadian soldier shot and killed by a gunman in Ottawa.

October 24th, 2014
10:59 PM ET

Schoolmate: Marysville school shooter was "well-liked, respected in community"

Following a day which left two teens dead, and four others injured, after a school shooting in the state of Washington, on Friday evening Anderson Cooper interviewed Nate Heckendorf, a student at Marysville-Pilchuck High School.

Watch the above video as Heckendorf describes one of the dead, a girl he's know since the fourth grade, while also detailing the exchange he had with the shooter, who took his own life, on the morning of the incident.

October 24th, 2014
10:26 PM ET

Retracing the steps of New York's Ebola patient

A doctor, who recently traveled to Guinea to treat Ebola patients, is the first Ebola case in New York City. But where was he prior to realizing he had contracted the virus?

Watch the above video as CNN's Jason Carroll details the ways in which medical detectives are retracing Dr. Craig Spencer's recent movements.

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October 24th, 2014
09:29 PM ET

The Ottawa shooting, step by step

Alongside videojournalist Josh Wingrove, Anderson Cooper takes viewers on a step by step tour of the shooting in Ottawa, visiting the War Memorial and the halls of the Parliament.

Watch the above video for Cooper's full retracing of Thursday's events.

October 23rd, 2014
11:22 PM ET

Doctor tests positive for Ebola in New York City

Dr. Craig Spencer is now the first Ebola patient in New York City. He tested positive for the virus days after returning from Guinea. He was there working with Doctors Without Borders treating Ebola patients. News of Dr. Spencer's diagnosis came during AC360 and Anderson broke the news.

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October 23rd, 2014
11:11 PM ET

Video shows Ottawa gunman storming Parliament Building

Anderson Cooper looks at the security camera video that captured the Ottawa shooting suspect driving away from the War Memorial. The suspect was also recorded arriving at the Parliament building and running inside moments before bullets rang out. Anderson also looks at the starkly different event that went on there today,  the standing ovation for Sergeant-at-Arms Kevin Vickers who shot and killed the gunman.

Sergent-at-Arms Vickers was hailed as a hero when he returned to Parliament today. Prime Minister Stephen Harper was their to paying tribute.


Filed under: 360° Radar
October 23rd, 2014
11:07 PM ET

Police release video of NYC hatchet attack

Investigators released video of the moments just before a man attacked a group of New York police officers with a hatchet. He injured two officers, one of them critically. Police say they fear this attack was motivated by radical Islam after looking at the suspect's social media accounts. Jim Sciutto has the latest.

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October 23rd, 2014
12:19 AM ET

Ottawa shooting witness: He swung the rifle in our direction

Scott Walsh was near the war memorial during today's shooting. He spoke to Anderson about the moment the gunman raised his rifle and everyone around him hit the deck. Walsh says the shooter tried to hijack a car at gunpoint. He also describes seeing a man dressed in a similar scarf as the gunman, but this man acted "as if nothing was going on."

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October 23rd, 2014
12:11 AM ET

Ottawa's Mayor: We don't want to turn Parliament Hill into a fortress

Ottawa's Mayor Jim Watson talks to Anderson about the lockdown surrounding Parliament as it was just beginning to lift. He speaks about the tragedy of the young Canadian soldier who lost his life today and the bravery of the Sergeant-at-Arms, who is being hailed as a hero for ending the rampage. Mayor Watson also discussed how the shooting spree shattered Canadians' feelings of immunity when it comes to terror attacks.

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