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Plagued with fakes, many retailers refuse to accept $100 bills

As more and more forged $100 bills are passed off on retailers, many are refusing to accept them. CTVNews.ca looks at numbers published by the Bank of Canada which tracks forged banknotes, showing the numbers of faked $100 bills rose more than tenfold in just four years.

The $100 bill is shown in Toronto, on Monday Nov. 14, 2011. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette)

Richard Berthelsen fact-checks 'The Crown': How accurate is the royal series?

The fourth season of 'The Crown' has been greeted with a flurry of renewed interest in the troubled relationship between Prince Charles and Lady Diana. But did the hit Netflix get the facts right? Viewers need to beware, CTV's royal commentator Richard Berthelsen writes in his exclusive column for CTVNews.ca, as the series plays fast and loose with what really happened.

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