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Canadian Parliament Shooting - Everything We Know So Far

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So horrible. Wednesday brought with it the second fatal attack on soldiers on Canadian soil this week.

Here's everything we know.

A Canadian citizen named Michael Joseph Hall, who had changed his name to Michael Zehaf-Bibeau when he converted to Islam, tried to leave the country but had his passport confiscated.

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In the second attack of its type this week (on Monday another disgruntled man whose passport was taken killed a soldier with his car), Zehaf-Bibeau went to the National War Memorial in Ottawa and shot soldier Nathan Cirillo in the back.

A few minutes later, Zehaf-Bibeau opened fire in

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Eight-Year-Old Son Of Deceased Veteran Does The Most Heartwarming Gesture For A Soldier! Paying It Forward At Its Finest!

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This is not your everyday eight-year-old.

A young boy named Myles Eckert lost his father when he was only five-weeks-old. His dad Army Sgt. Andy Eckert was a U.S. soldier, and was killed while serving in Iraq.

Sometime last month, the child was at an Ohio Cracker Barrel with his family, and he found $20 outside in the parking lot. Most kids, and most adults for that matter, would've kept the money to buy something for themselves. But Myles actually went back to the restaurant to give the money to a soldier dining there.

He also wrote a heartfelt note to Lt. Col Frank Dailey, which said:

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Mom Receives Best Christmas Present Ever! Her Army Son In A Santa Suit!

Santa Claus literally answered her Christmas prayers!

A mom from New Jersey, Leslie Ruggiero, believed her son Travis Ruggiero wouldn't be home for the holidays. It made sense why she would think that since her son is a mechanic in the United States Army serving in Afghanistan, and wasn't due back until March.

But, boy, was Leslie, who works as a nurse in a maternity ward, shocked when a visiting Santa Claus handed her a postcard from her son!

The Christmas miracle brought the momma to tears, but the lady really bugged out when Santa Claus revealed himself to be her son!!!

Cue freakout NOW!!!

Check out the entire inspirational and heartwarming TODAY story by clicking PLAY directly (above) !!!

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Kanye West Compares Performing His Yeezus Tour To Being A Police Officer Or A Soldier!

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Oh, Yeezus! First his possibly anti-Semitic remarks, and now this?

In a recent interview, Kanye West perhaps exaggerated the life and death stakes of performing onstage, saying that his tour was like being in a war.

He declared as only Kanye West could:

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Paul Walker Anonymously Bought $10K Wedding Ring For An Engaged War Veteran Before His Death!

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This is enough to make you cry!

Since Paul Walker's unimaginably tragic death, countless friends and co-stars have spoken out about the actor's quiet generosity and immeasurable kindness.

It turns out they were not exaggerating.

Over a decade ago the The Fast and the Furious star found himself shopping in a fancy jewelry store at the same time as a young couple, a veteran soldier who had just returned from Iraq and his fiancée.

What happened next will absolutely melt your heart!

According to Irene King, an employee who was there working that day, the late actor did one of the most wonderful things we've ever heard!!!

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Happy Veterans Day! Check Out These Amazingly Heartwarming Soldier/Dog Reunions!

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There are few things more AH-mazing than when an active service member returns home.

One of our favorite parts about these homecoming reunions are the videos of the soldier's dog seeing them again for the first time in a while.

It's so sweet to see the pure joy these pups experience!

We bet those soldiers are just as happy as their dogs too!

Like in the video (above) of a solider who came home and surprised his doggy.

This pup goes absolutely NUTS!!

We love how insanely happy this doggy is! It's the best thing everrrr!!

Check out some more videos (AFTER THE JUMP!!) of dogs and soldiers reuniting!

Happy Veterans Day!!!

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Soldier Comes Home To Find His Dog Was Sold On Craigslist!!

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This is just so awful!!

There are few things we love more than watching soldiers reunite with their dogs after coming home from deployment.

This is basically the opposite!

Brandon Harker came home from Afghanistan a few weeks ago and found out his 2-year-old Labrador Oakley was gone.

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