Candles, notes and flowers are pictured after a solider was killed while standing guard at the cenotaph at the War Memorial in Ottawa on October 22, 2014. (Tony Caldwell/QMI Agency)

'We will always stand together': PM

Prime Minister Stephen Harper said MPs are united in ensuring democracy continues, despite terror threats, after addressing the House of Commons Thursday morning.

Sergeant-at-Arms Kevin Vickers is pictured in the Senate chamber on Parliament Hill in Ottawa in this file photo from June 3, 2011. According to Veterans Affairs Minister Julian Fantino, Vickers shot dead one of the suspects in the Oct. 22, 2014 shooting incident on Parliament Hill. (Reuters)

Meet the hero who shot down Hill gunman

He’s being called a hero for shooting a rampaging gunman dead on Parliament Hill — and it may mark the first time Sergeant-at-Arms Kevin Vickers has ever fired a gun in the line of duty.

   

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