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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

Updated Taiwan earthquake kills 14, traps others in high-rise video
Rescuers in Taiwan continued searching for more than 100 people missing after a powerful, shallow earthquake struck before dawn, collapsing a high-rise residential building and killing at least 14 people.
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From a New York City crane collapse to courtroom dramas to festivals around the world, here is the week in pictures.
CBC IN NEW HAMPSHIRE Hillary Clinton 'an underdog' in New Hampshire where voters 'Feel the Bern'
Hillary Clinton barely beat Bernie Sanders in Iowa and now she trails him in New Hampshire as Tuesday's primary approaches. Her supporters say they don't trust the polls and predict it will be a close result. Both candidates have a lot at stake and are campaigning hard in the final days.
Photos Year of the Monkey figures come in many shapes and sizes
Monkeys appear on stamps, in markets and as art as Lunar New Year draws near.
Syrian war intensifies around Aleppo, refugees amass on Turkish border
Thousands of Syrian refugees have fled the city of Aleppo to escape major military offensive, moving closer to Turkey.