The World this Weekend

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The World This Weekend is a dynamic half-hour program that showcases first- rate journalism on the news of the day from Canada and around the world. We tell stories you won't hear anywhere else that connect you with remote places and people.

Good evening, I'm Marcia Young This is a special edition of the The World This Weekend. Battery Park sits at the southern tip of Manhattan, on the edge of the Hudson River. Two months ago the water level here was a record 4.2 meters, the result of Sup
Good evening, I'm Marcia Young. This is The World This Weekend. Tonight, Tragedy in Tracadie-Sheila. Four of the New Brunswick community 's young people, dead after a car accident. In India, more protests over the police response to the brutal sexual
Good evening, I'm Marcia Young. This is The World This Weekend. Tonight, Frayed nerves in Newtown, A Bomb threat empties a church service for the victims of Friday's school shooting. In Cairo, claims of referendum voter fraud. Unofficial results sho
Good evening, I'm Colin Butler. This is The World This Weekend. Tonight soul- searching after a deadly tragedy. Authorities try to piece together how and why 26 people were murdered in a Connecticut school. Also Canadian connection. One of the child
Good evening, I'm Marcia Young. This is The World This Weekend. Tonight, Egypt's revolution sought bread, freedom and social justice. Egyptians of disparate views search for a way forward. In South Africa, people are praying today for the health of Ne
Good evening, I'm Marcia Young. This is The World This Weekend. Tonight, A presidential climbdown in Egypt. Mohamed Morsi rescinds a controversial decree. In Gaza, 25 years of Hamas Thousands cheer the return of Khaled Meshaal. And, The serious side
Many children are being taught math with a system called the Western Canada Northern Protocol. It de-emphasizes rote learning and memorization, to give kids insight into the concepts behind the rules. Does it work? Well... that depends who you ask... Also
Crowds throng Cairo's streets demonstrating support for President Morsi -- offering no capitulation to days of anti-Morsi protest. Also -- World AIDS Day and its galvanizing effect over 24 years; and in Spain, an economy that lacks money has turned to a d
This is CBC News Good evening, I'm Marcia Young. This is The World This Weekend. Tonight, It's Hogtown vs Cowtown It's Grey Cup day in Canada In Egypt, more protests and markets react to the president's new power. Egyptians argue over Mohamed Morsi
Good evening, I'm Marcia Young. This is The World This Weekend. Tonight, Anger over presidential powers. Egyptians are back on the streets protesting power grabs by the president. Independence Referendum in Catalonia Spain. Charting a course for stat
Good evening, I'm Marcia Young. This is The World This Weekend. Tonight, No peace in the middle east as the number of dead mounts. Israel and Palestinian militants continue their attacks. And, after five days of deadly strikes, the International com
Good evening, I'm Dave Seglins. This is The World This Weekend. Tonight, A day of strike. Counter strike between Israel and Gaza, amidst reports Israel may join talks for a ceasefire. In Egypt, anger erupts after a deadly bus crash. Grief after 50 you
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Good evening, I'm Marcia Young. This is The World This Weekend. Tonight Remembrance Day in the Nation's capital and across the country And, Syria disturbing its neighbours. A Syrian missile falls on the Golan Heights And later, Skip the vitamins? Ne
Good evening, I'm Marcia Young This is The World This Weekend. Tonight, A memorial to the fallen The town of Trenton, Ontario unveils a tribute to Canadians soldiers killed in Afghanistan. Remembered, but unheard Canadian Veterans demand action from
This is CBC News Good evening, I'm Marcia Young. This is The World This Weekend. Tonight, Getting out the vote. Barack Obama and Mitt Romney look to swing undecided voters their way. Slowly findng a new normal after Hurricane Sandy. And later, Repor
This is CBC News Good evening, I'm Marcia Young This is The World This Weekend. Tonight, The new, New York state of mind. The slow recovery from the superstorm And, the U-S presidential election countdown. Barack Obama and Mitt Romney pulling out al
Good evening, I'm Peter Armstrong. This is The World This Weekend. Tonight, Waiting for landfall. An enormous storm, stretching across much of the US Atlantic coast is about to veer into New Jersey On the Pacific coast, A 7.7 magnitude earthquake and
Good evening, I'm Peter Armstrong This is The World This Weekend. Tonight, A major storm washes out the trans-canada highway Wawa, Ontario. A wave of drug and corruption charges hit France's second largest city. And the cost of the NHL lock-out. Bar
Good evening, I'm Marcia Young. This is The World This Weekend. Tonight, The canonization of Kateri Tekakwitha The Lilly of the Mohawks, finally, a saint And Grief turns to anger in Lebanon. Protests in Beirut, following the funeral for an intelligen