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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Friday, January 8, 2016 - Saudi Arms: Liberal, Maine Governor Apology, Mao Update, Chapo Found, Guns Town Hall, Putin Perfume, Leslieville Hum, Homeless Removal, Newly Discovered Species, Bench Death, Palmyra Recreated

With so many fired, arms sales don't look so bad. London, Ontario Liberal Peter Fragiskatos says the Saudis' rights record is far from perfect but, but his constituents needs the jobs from the regime's multi-billion dollar armoured vehicle buy.


 2016-01-08  1h13m

Thursday, Jan 7, 2016 - Madaya Malnutrition, Oregon Native Tribe, No Sperm Invention, SK Drunk Driver, Sandra Bland Family, Ukraine Google, Concussion Driver, Shinny Hockey, Alabama Gay Marriage, TB Inquiry, Orchid Painter

A Syrian Doctor tells us about the horrific conditions and malnutrition threatening the lives of thousands of civilians in the town of Madaya, under siege for months by the Assad regime and Hezbollah.


 2016-01-07  1h15m

Wednesday, January 6, 2016 - Oregon Militia Folo, North Korea, Fox Obama Crying, New Elements, Cdn in Texas, Muzzo Plea, No Fly Folo, AB Ancient Grave, Homeless Vets, Flint Water, Keith's Beer Test, Pierre Boulez OBIT

Ammon Bundy has been camped out at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge since Saturday evening. And now, he's saying the feds are getting ready to come and take him out.


 2016-01-06  1h12m

Tuesday, January 5, 2016 - Obama Gun Control, NRA Photo, Barn Horses Fire, Roman Penis, Cologne Attacks, Mao Statue, Hong Kong Bookstore, As It Happened: The Collections Episode

Bullet proof. A New York state senator knew the NRA was against her proposal to limit ammunition purchases -- but is still shaken when the pro-gun group tweets a photo of her, next to a handful of bullets.


 2016-01-05  1h15m

Monday, January 4, 2016 - Oregon Militia, Obama Gun Control, No Fly List Boy, Dubai Photographer, Are You Addicted To Cheese, Drowned Refugee Toddler, Boston Globe Delivery, Natalie Cole Obit, As It Happened: Goodbyes and more

Standing what they consider to be their ground. BJ Soper organized a peaceful protest in support of two Oregon ranchers -- but then the armed anti-government militia members showed up.


 2016-01-04  1h17m

Friday, January 1, 2016 - Mein Kampf, California Methane, Left/Right Study, Natalie Cole Obit, Literary Winners Review, As It Happened: Justice and more

Don't judge the book by his need to take cover. The re-issue of Hitler's 'Mein Kampf' has Germans on guard. But a comic whose mockery of the book once forced him into a bulletproof vest says the Nazi manifesto is basically a bore.


 2016-01-01  1h17m

Thursday, December 31, 2015 - Dubai Hotel Fire, Canadian Refugee Update, Dog Mauling, Robot Mule Sound, New Year's Eve Review and more

The towering inferno. Just before midnight in Dubai, a sixty-three-storey luxury hotel is engulfed in flames -- but the city goes ahead with its planned fireworks display anyway.


 2015-12-31  1h18m

Wednesday, December 30, 2015 - Bill Cosby Charges, Allen Sapp Obit, Yellowknife Raven Whisperer, NYT Bob From Calgary, Encore: Andrew O'Hagan, John Bradbury Obit, As It Happened: Extremes and more

More than fifty women have accused Bill Cosby of sexual assaults, over four decades. Today, for the first time, Pennsylvania authorities laid a charge against him -- and tonight, one of his alleged victims responds.


 2015-12-30  1h17m

Tuesday, December 29, 2015 - Landon Webb Update, UK Floods, Hyperbole Study, Obit: Lemmy Kilmister, Encore: Kate Beaton, SOD: Chinese President Rap, As It Happened: Challengers and more

The right to forthrightness. A Nova Scotia judge restores Landon Webb's freedom of speech, pending a challenge of the province's Incompetent Persons Act -- and tonight, Webb speaks freely with us.


 2015-12-29  1h13m

Monday, December 28, 2015 - Kurdi Family Arrives, Tamir Rice Non-Indictment, Raven Thundersky Obit, Meadowlark Lemon Obit, Fort Whoop Up Artifacts, Reading: The Hockey Sweater, FOA: Gavle Goat, As It Happened: Monuments and more

Tonight, she sheds tears of joy. Tima Kurdi welcomes seven family members to Canada, just months after her nephew's drowning became a symbol of the Syrian refugee crisis.


 2015-12-28  1h18m