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The gunman who shot and killed a soldier at Canada’s national war memorial and then stormed Parliament before he was gunned down had prepared a video recording of himself that police say shows he was driven by political motives. The video is still being analyzed.
Second victim in Washington school shooting dies– after a freshman’s shooting rampage Friday at Marysville-Pilchuck High School. Gia Soriano, 14, died last night. She had been hospitalized in critical condition since the shooting. A short statement written by Gia’s family: “We are devastated by this senseless tragedy. Gia is our beautiful daughter and words cannot express how much we will miss her. We’ve made the decision to donate Gia’s organs so that others may benefit. Our daughter was loving, kind and this gift honors her life.”
It’s a big hairy deal! November is just a few days away and many guys are gearing up for No-Shave November. The goal of No-Shave November is to grow awareness for cancer by embracing our hair, which many cancer patients lose, and letting it grow wild and free. Participants are encouraged to donate the money they usually spend on shaving and grooming for a month to educate about cancer prevention, save lives, and aid those fighting the battle. -Positive Prep
Starting today, millions of people who have avoided colon cancer screening can get a new home test that’s noninvasive and doesn’t require the icky preparation most other methods do.
Utility crews worked yesterday to restore electricity to thousands of residents after a windstorm downed trees and knocked out power lines across Western Washington.