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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.

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World Headlines

U.S.-led airstrikes in Syria kill over 900, activist group says
A prominent Syrian activist group monitoring its civil war says U.S.-led airstrikes in the country have killed over 900 people since September - many of them ISIS fighters, though some civilians as well.
Buffalo snow 2014: Flooding feared as weather warms video
After a three-day onslaught that dumped a historic 2.1 metres of snow on the Buffalo area and killed at least 12 people, the sun came out, but so did predictions of flooding caused by rain and temperatures of up to 15 C.
Photos Severe drought threatens Sao Paulo, Brazil
The worst drought in 80 years has left the Cantareira system, which provides greater Sao Paulo and its 20 million residents with most of its water, with the lowest level on record.
University of Virginia suspends fraternities amid sex assaults probe
The University of Virginia is suspending all fraternal organizations until January after a magazine article described in detail an alleged sexual assault that occurred on the campus, the school said on Saturday.
#FeministHackerBarbie shows girls can code just like boys
Mattel has removed online listings for a children's book after it became widely mocked and criticized for painting girls and women as dependent on men for computer and technical expertise.