December 8, 2014

Society

BEHIND THE CAMERA

This Week

THE INTERVIEW

National

My hitchhiker, the killer

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Society

BEHIND THE CAMERA

There were no bruises. But 20 years ago I was the target of some imaginative acts of harassment on the part of my co-host.
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This Week

THE INTERVIEW

Defence great Chris Pronger on his new NHL job, the dark days after injuries took him out of the game, and why he still pushes himself hard
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National

My hitchhiker, the killer

Harry Bekkering didn’t know the clean-shaven man standing by the side of the Chilliwack highway when he pulled over to give him a lift. The truth would come later.
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A sanctuary for insects in pastoral France

Plus Frank Bascombe returns in Richard Ford’s newest novel, and a whimsical and enlightening history of the circus, from Rome to Ringling
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The story of the world

A magnificent book presents visualizations of the sky, and the universe beyond, created over 4,000 years
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NEWSMAKERS

MAY WE PRESENT . . .

It took only a single take for the Calgary-born artist to explode onto the music scene. The video for Hideaway went viral—now with 10.4 million views on YouTube and counting—as an overalls-clad Kiesza danced her way through more than four minutes of choreography without a cut in filming.
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NEWSMAKERS

NEWSMAKERS 2014

Winners and losers, charmers and chumps, heroes, villains and twits
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International

THIS MEANS WAR

Why recent terror attacks in Jerusalem are sparking fears of a new intifada
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A MODERN PLAGUE

In the span of a year, Ebola went from small outbreak to the kind of threat the world hasn’t seen in modern times
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STAR TURNS

The Daily Show alumnus breathed life into a threadbare late-night comedy formula, proving an un-posh Englishman can draw laughs and viewers. His HBO show, Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, features rants that run as long as 16 minutes—16 times the presumed attention span of the average American viewer.
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