The World This Weekend with Martina Fitzgerald

The World This Weekend wraps up the day's events and looks to the week ahead, bringing Canadians the latest developments in key stories.

Tune in on Saturday and Sunday evenings for compelling reports, thought provoking interviews, and fascinating feature-length segments.

You can also listen, on demand, at cbc.ca/podcasts.

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The World This Weekend is a comprehensive half-hour news and information program.

It wraps up the day's events on Saturdays and Sundays, bringing Canadians the latest developments on the key stories at home and around the world.

Journalists report not only what's happening, but why it's happening, providing context and analysis, along with feature-length documentaries.

World Headlines

Uber halts self-driving test in Toronto after Arizona pedestrian death
Uber says it has paused its testing of autonomous cars, including in Toronto, after a pedestrian fatality in Tempe, Ariz.
What to expect from Russia during Putin's next 6 years in power video
Vladimir Putin now has a stronger hold on Russia — and stronger place in the world — thanks to an overwhelming mandate for yet another term as president.
Trump calls for death penalty to 'get tough' on drug pushers video
Unveiling a long-awaited plan to combat the national scourge of opioid drug addiction, President Donald Trump called Monday for stiffer penalties for drug traffickers, including the death penalty.
Police suspect 'serial bomber' behind deadly Austin attacks
Four bombs that have exploded this month around Austin, Tex., have similarities that have led investigators to believe they are the work of a serial bomber, police say.
U.S. Supreme Court keeps revised Pennsylvania congressional map in place
The U.S. Supreme Court is keeping in place a revised map of Pennsylvania's congressional districts, turning down a request from Republican leaders in the state Legislature.