Fri 24 Oct 2014 | 21:19 EDT

Canada vows tougher laws as citizens worry in face of attacks 6:03pm EDT

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada vowed on Friday to toughen laws against terrorism in ways that critics say may curtail civil liberties as a country that prides itself on its openness mourned the second soldier this week killed by homegrown radicals.  Full Article

Attacks in Egypt's Sinai kill 33 security personnel 7:18pm EDT 

ISMAILIA (Reuters) - Two attacks in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula killed 33 security personnel on Friday, security sources said, in some of the worst anti-state violence since Islamist President Mohamed Mursi was overthrown last year.  Full Article  

TSX posts biggest weekly gain in a year as Agrium surges 4:41pm EDT 

TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index recorded its biggest weekly gain in more than a year on Friday, led by a jump in shares of Agrium Inc after an activist investor revealed early in the day it has taken a stake in the company.  Full Article  

Exclusive: Canada's financial intelligence agency gets 'useful' data after attacks 5:02pm EDT 

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada's financial intelligence agency asked institutions to quickly report suspicious transactions in the wake of two deadly attacks this week and has received data "useful to our intelligence efforts," a spokesman said on Friday.  Full Article