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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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- Syria’s civil war spawns deadly barrel bombs, other DIY weapons
- Crude barrel bombs killed scores of people in the Syrian city of Aleppo earlier this week, a string of devastating attacks that show the Syrian military is using increasingly deadly homemade weapons in the civil war, experts say.
- UN helicopter attacked in South Sudan video
- Gunfire hit three U.S. military aircraft trying to evacuate American citizens in a remote region of South Sudan that on Saturday became a battle ground between the country's military and renegade troops, officials said.
- Lockerbie bombing memorials held in U.S., Scotland, London video audio
- Bagpipes played and wreaths were laid in Scotland's town of Lockerbie Saturday, as the families of those who died in the deadly airliner bombing over the town 25 years ago gathered to remember the victims.
- Teen Claire Davis dies in hospital after Denver school shooting
- A suburban Denver high school student who was shot in the head by a classmate died Saturday afternoon, hospital officials said in a statement.
- Chinese billionaire feared dead after helicopter crash in France
- A Chinese hotel magnate and a French wine entrepreneur were feared dead with two others on Saturday after their helicopter crashed hours after they had agreed the sale of a luxury Bordeaux chateau, police said.