A police officer runs with his weapon drawn outside Parliament in Ottawa. Photo: AP
Two housemaids and another man, Andreanus Ongo, the boyfriend of one of the maids, are in custody for the murder, which was alleged to have taken place in the kitchen of the luxury villa the couple shared.
Dressed in black and with a scarf covering his face, Michael Zehaf-Bibeau is the man believed to have killed a soldier point blank and then opened fire in a parliamentary building in Canada's capital city.
Indonesian fighter jet pilots had "locked on" their weapon systems to an Australian light plane on Wednesday before its pilots decided to comply with the order to land, one of the air force pilots has said.
The Department of Foreign Affairs has confirmed the Australian embassy in Jakarta is in contact with Indonesian authorities over an alleged airspace violation in the region.
A fatal shooting in the heart of Canada's normally quiet capital has raised serious questions about why the country could be a target for extremists, shaking a long-held national image of security and safety.
Just three days ago, Corporal Nathan Cirillo posted a photograph on social media of himself dressed in military regalia smiling beside a fellow soldier.
Australia's Defence Chief Mark Binskin says international forces may have to undertake a longer-term role training Iraqi forces beyond the immediate job of stopping the Islamic State.
He lived about 45,000 years ago and died on the banks of a river in Siberia and now scientists have decoded his DNA to narrow the time when humans and Neanderthals first got a little bit frisky.
The man found murdered, wrapped in plastic and dumped in a Bali rice field with his throat slashed was trying to build a motel in Sanur and was experiencing serious cash flow problems, an Australian friend has said.