As It Happens from CBC Radio

Take a trip around the world with CBC Radio's As It Happens. Hear from the people at the centre of the stories of the day — from the complex to the weird and wacky.

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Thursday, June 2nd, 2016 - Date Rape Stopped, MS Genetic Link, Viking Ship, Dengue Swimmer, Syria Aid Deadline, Island Military Drill, Julia Child, Vets Payments, Chinese Minister, Paris Cars, Wrong Kid Grandpa.. And More

Their finest happy hour. At a Santa Monica restaurant, three women watch a man put something suspicious into his date's drink -- and tonight, we'll hear how they took action to prevent a possible date rape.


 2016-06-02  1h15m

Wednesday, June 1st, 2016 - Thai Tiger Temple, Back To Fort Mac, Ice Cream Turf Wars, Assisted Death CMA, Hobo Graffiti, Secret Files Poetry, Vets Payments, Tape: Nalcor Phone-In, Russian Space Junk ... And More

Forty below zero. Animal rights activists have long accused a Buddhist temple in Thailand of trafficking in wildlife -- and this week, their worst fears were confirmed, with the discovery of forty dead tiger cubs in a freezer.


 2016-06-01  1h14m

Tuesday, May 31st, 2016 - Niqab Student, MB Intern Worker Beaten, Golf Course Gator, Parents Definition Changes, Hospital Parking, Afghanistan Displaced, Cheese Roll, Finnish Journo, Jeffrey Simpson Retires, Clovis Maksoud Obit, Spoonman Latest...And More

Bus stoppage. An Ottawa student defends herself after she's repeatedly insulted by a fellow bus passenger for wearing a niqab -- and then the driver steps in to defend her as well.


 2016-05-31  1h14m

Monday, May 30th, 2016 - Cannabis Non Smokers, Chad Guilty Verdict, New Planets, Zippers, UAE Acquittal, Zoo Gorilla, Texas Textbook, Hot Dog Sandwich, Grassy Narrows,Stanley Burke Obit, Nazi Coding, NL Nalcor Follow

Putting their nose out of joints. From now on, Sun Life Insurance will treat marijuana smokers as non-smokers, and charge them accordingly -- which is a huge victory for our guest and his grass roots movement.


 2016-05-30  1h11m

Friday, May 27, 2016 - Pot Dispensaries, Fallujah Violence, Fruit Flies Sperm, Blue Lives Matter, Grand Padano Lawsuit, Harper Speech, Heritage Sites, Trump Pocahontas, Las Vegas Public Defender, Deaf West Theatre and more

One toke over the line. The federal government plans to legalize marijuana eventually, so dozens of pot dispensaries thought it would be cool to open up in Toronto -- but this week's raids proved the police didn't think it was cool at all.


 2016-05-27  1h16m

Thursday, May 26, 2016 - Scouts Canada Apology, Artifacts Auction, MB Indigenous Issues Speech, Spaceman Lee, Jean Vanier, Norman Tait Obit, Winnipeg Construction, Bentway Vote, Encore: Headscarves and Hymens, and more.

Scouts Canada apologizes, and withdraws a lawsuit against the family of a man who took his own life in 2014 -- haunted by the abuse he said he'd suffered as a child, at the hands of his Scout leader.


 2016-05-26  1h19m

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - Fort Mac Fire, Rumana Monzur, UK Bees, Trans Patient Death, Greece Refugee Camp, James Bezan Update, Citizens Concerned, NS Fort Mac Family, Johnny Depp Insult, NFLD Resignation and more

Keep qualms and carry on. The Alberta government says some Fort McMurray residents can go home next week, and our guest will be among them -- but the former firefighter has his reservations.


 2016-05-25  1h19m

Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - James Bezan, Tony Gwynn Tobacco, Quebec Burger Truck, Gord Downie, Flour Mill, Green Book Project, Encore: John Irving and more

Conservative MP James Bezan says it's time for the Trudeau government to ratchet up its response to the Kremlin's human rights abuses.


 2016-05-24  1h14m

Monday, May 23rd, 2016 - Badawi Meeting, Austrian Election, Osprey Cam, Wolf Mascot, Mullah Mansour Dead, TSA Loose Change, Vietnam Fish Protest, Mysterious Mound, Michael Crummey Feature

Arms and the man. As Canada's Foreign Affairs Minister meets the Saudi Crown Prince, his former colleague urges him to leverage that giant armoured vehicle contract to win a reprieve for imprisoned blogger Raif Badawi.


 2016-05-23  1h14m

Refugees: Domestic Violence, Paris Attacks Photo, Finding Dory, Toronto Nanny, Spider Weather, Mandela CIA Confession, Gay Rodeo, VCR Real Estate, Everest Sherpa, Anti Zika Condom... And More

Rough landings. A Toronto community centre says women who recently arrived as Syrian refugees are coming in to report domestic violence -- and that their arrival here may be the catalyst.


 2016-05-20  1h15m