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Posted: Oct 21, 2013 7:19 PM ET
As It Happens speaks with John Dee, who is waiting for the call to evacuate his home in the Blue Mountains.
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The body of Cpl. Nathan Cirillo arrives back in Hamilton, Ont.
The body of Cpl. Nathan Cirillo, killed during Wednesday's shootings in the nation's capital, was transported in a procession along the Highway of Heroes from Ottawa to Hamilton. At the same time, a ceremony in Ottawa marked the return of ceremonial guards at the National War Memorial.
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