Every morning, more than one million Canadians begin their day with World Report.
David Common brings you the news that has broken overnight, with a look ahead to the day's expected events. The program features the latest international news, as well as the top domestic stories. It is also an outlet for CBC journalists to break original stories.
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- Philippine militants free 10 Indonesian hostages
- Abu Sayyaf militants have freed 10 Indonesian tugboat crewmen who were seized at sea in March and taken to a jungle encampment in the southern Philippines, officials said Sunday.
- Iraq protesters breach Baghdad's Green Zone, storm parliament video
- Anti-government protesters tore down walls and poured into the Iraqi capital's heavily fortified Green Zone on Saturday, where they stormed parliament in a major escalation of a political crisis that has simmered for months.
- Obama's last standup: Correspondents' dinner gives president final chance to zing Washington
- U.S. President Barack Obama got one more chance to poke fun at fellow politicians, the press and himself at the annual White House correspondents' dinner.
- Ringling Bros. elephants pack up trunks for retirement
- The remaining 11 elephants touring with Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus take their final bows on Sunday, ending a 145-year spectacle that delighted fans but enraged animal activists, who say the highly publicized retirement is not enough.
- Syria: Fighting rages in Aleppo amid calm elsewhere
- The Syrian government launched new airstrikes Saturday on insurgent-held neighbourhoods in Aleppo while rebels shelled government-held parts of the northern city, as a truce in other parts of the country appeared to be holding on its first day.