Ottawa asks for funding for 42 new paramedics to address hospital offload delays

Ottawa Paramedic Service vehicles parked at a hospital in Ottawa. (Natalie van Rooy/CTV News Ottawa) Ottawa Paramedic Service vehicles parked at a hospital in Ottawa. (Natalie van Rooy/CTV News Ottawa)

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5 things to know for Tuesday, October 4, 2022

Quebec Premier Francois Legault and the CAQ win a majority government, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will take the stand in the Emergencies Act inquiry, and North Korea fires a missile over Japan. Here's what you need to know to start your day.

North Korea fires missile over Japan

North Korea on Tuesday fired an intermediate-range ballistic missile over Japan for the first time in five years, forcing Japan to issue evacuation notices and suspend trains, as the North escalates tests of weapons designed to strike regional U.S. allies.