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Because News

Gavin Crawford hosts Canada's funniest news quiz.

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How a little dog named Gobi changed an ultramarathoner's life

Dion Leonard was racing across the Chinese and Mongolian desert when a scruffy dog started running alongside him.

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The Ear Hustle

Hear the podcast creators talk about life inside San Quentin State Prison.

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The origin of Betty Boop

Mark Fleischer, CEO of Fleischer Studios, talks about the history of the Betty Boop character.

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Whipped cream canister kills Instagram star

Rebecca Burger died after a whipped cream canister struck her in the heart — and a French consumer watchdog group says they've warning about this product for years.

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News quiz: June 24, 2017

Baroness Von Sketch Show's Jennifer Whalen, Tom Howell and Jesse Wente take this week's news quiz.

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News quiz: June 17, 2017

Tom Howell, Craig Lauzon and Leslie Seiler take this week's news quiz.

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News quiz: June 10, 2017

Eric Peterson, Anand Rajaram and Aisha Brown take this week's news quiz.

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News quiz: June 3, 2017

Ashley Botting, Anand Rajaram and Andrew Cheng take this week's news quiz

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News quiz: May 27, 2017

Martha Chaves, Tom Howell and Kris Siddiqi take this week's news quiz.

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News quiz: May 20, 2017

We're purging our archives in this spring cleaning special. Put on your rubber gloves and let’s spend the next thirty minutes tidying up our News Feed.

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News quiz: May 13, 2017

Tom Howell, Candy Palmater and Ashley Botting take this week's news quiz.

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News quiz: May 6, 2017

Tom Howell, Rebecca Northan and Craig Lauzon take this week's news quiz

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News quiz: April 29, 2017

Jesse Wente, Ashley Botting and Leslie Seiler take this week's news quiz.

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News quiz: April 22, 2017

Candy Palmater, Rebecca Northan and Amish Patel take this week's news quiz.

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Best of: Easter edition

We look back at the funniest moments on our show - featuring Barbara Kay, Eric Peterson and Ify Chiwetelu.

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News quiz: April 8, 2017

Martha Chaves, Tom Howell and Ify Chiwetelu take this week's news quiz.

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News quiz: April 1, 2017

Jesse Wente, Rebecca Northan and Anand Rajaram take this week's news quiz.

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News quiz: March 25, 2017

Ashley Botting, Kris Siddiqi and Martha Chavez take this week's news quiz.

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News quiz: March 18, 2017

Tom Howell, Kris Siddiqi and Barbara Kay take this week's news quiz

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News quiz: March 11, 2017

Tom Howell, Rebecca Northan and Ify Chiwetelu take this week's news quiz.

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News quiz: March 4, 2017

Tom Howell, Leslie Seiler, and Amish Patel take this week's news quiz.

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News quiz: February 25, 2017

Grace Lynn Kung, Anand Rajaram and Rebecca Northan take this week's news quiz.

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News quiz: February 18, 2017

Allan Hawco, Ashley Botting and Anand Rajaram take this week's news quiz.

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Valentine's Day Special: I Heart Headlines

Cathy Jones, Scott Thompson and Ben Heppner bring a touch of romance to your weekend.

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News quiz: February 4, 2017

Corner Gas' Eric Peterson, Leslie Seiler and Kris Siddiqi take this week's news quiz.

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News quiz: January 28, 2017

Tom Howell, Jesse Wente and Leslie Seiler take this week's news quiz.

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News quiz: January 21, 2017

Tom Howell, Ify Chiwetelu and Rebecca Northan take this week's news quiz.

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News quiz: January 14, 2017

Ron James, Grace Lynn Kung and Ashley Botting take this week's news quiz.

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News quiz: January 7, 2017

Grace Lynn Kung, Ashley Botting and Aurora Browne take this week's news quiz.

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It's finally over: 2016 News Quiz

Because News reflects on the worst of 2016 - featuring Scott Thompson, Hilary Farr and Arisa Cox.

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