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CBC News correspondents take you behind the scenes as they cover the biggest events around the world. Personal stories from our reporters who were there while the story was breaking.

CBC News correspondents take you behind the scenes as they cover the biggest events around the world. Personal stories from our reporters who were there while the story was breaking.
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Toronto, ON

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CBC

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CBC News correspondents take you behind the scenes as they cover the biggest events around the world. Personal stories from our reporters who were there while the story was breaking.

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@cbcradio

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English


Episodes

Back Story Extra: GroundTruth

6/21/2018
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This week David Common shares an episode of "Ground Truth" an original podcast co-produced by WGBH in Boston and The GroundTruth Project.

Duration:00:22:15

Extra: What does reconciliation mean to you?

6/21/2018
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Connie Walker’s Back Story on the Truth and Reconciliation Commission inspired a group of grade 7 and 8 students in Saskatoon to reflect on what reconciliation means to them. Here’s their stories, as told to the CBC’s Leisha Grebinski.

Duration:00:04:02

Escape from Egypt: Mohamed Fahmy, 2013

6/21/2018
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After spending more than 400 days in an Egyptian prison, this is Mohamed Fahmy's Back Story.

Duration:00:10:35

ICYMI: Cremations and Car Batteries. Adrienne Arsenault, Nepal 2015

6/21/2018
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Adrienne Arsenault travels to Nepal in the wake of the worst earthquake that country has seen in more than 80 years.

Duration:00:18:04

Inside the Munich Massacre: Byron MacDonald and the 1972 Olympics

6/21/2018
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Inside the Munich Massacre and one of the worst terrorist attacks in Olympic history.

Duration:00:13:41

From Tragedy to Champion: Chantal Petitclerc and the 2008 Paralympics

6/21/2018
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From a childhood accident to a Paralympic champion, and one of Canada’s most decorated athletes.

Duration:00:14:57

Secrets in Sport: Mark Tewksbury and the 1992 Olympics

6/21/2018
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Mark Tewksbury on gold medals and gay athletes.

Duration:00:18:12

Secrets in Sport: Mark Tewksbury and the 1992 Olympics

7/29/2016
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Mark Tewksbury on gold medals and gay athletes.

From Tragedy to Champion: Chantal Petitclerc and the 2008 Paralympics

7/22/2016
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From a childhood accident to a Paralympic champion, and one of Canada’s most decorated athletes.

Inside the Munich Massacre: Byron MacDonald and the 1972 Olympics

7/4/2016
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Inside the Munich Massacre and one of the worst terrorist attacks in Olympic history.

ICYMI: Cremations and Car Batteries. Adrienne Arsenault, Nepal 2015

4/26/2016
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Adrienne Arsenault travels to Nepal in the wake of the worst earthquake that country has seen in more than 80 years.