There’s no doubt that 2013 was an interesting and varied news year. A new pope was introduced to the world, the Royal Family welcomed a new baby and the Rob Ford saga provided fuel for much late-night satire and headlines in Canada, the United States and around the world.
Many of the of the most-viewed stories on cbc.ca and cbc.ca/edmonton are represented in the collection below. Select the five stories you think were the most important or newsworthy. Then, remember to share your selections!