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.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 49m. Bisher sind 1348 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint täglich

Monday, February 15th, 2016 - Syria Hospital, Constance Glube Obit, Kentucky Abortions, Laughing Guy, Stolen Vest Guy, Scalia Obit, Soccer Kid, Oil Well Landowner, Sally Mann Encore

Taking care -- and leaving destruction. After airstrikes hit medical facilities in northern Syria, including four hospitals, one of the region's few remaining general surgeons tells us about the devastating effects on civilians.


 2016-02-16  1h20m

Friday, February 12th, 2016 - Dsquared, NATO Canada, Darwin Seasick, Chicago Shooting, Bani Ki Moon, Goodbye Philae, HIV Organ Transplant, Methane Leak, Ottawa Councillor, David Carr Remembered

Design flaw. The label Dsquared2 will be designing outfits for Canadian Olympic athletes -- to the dismay of those who remember last year's offensive "Dsquaw" line, inspired by, "the enchantment of Canadian Indian tribes".


 2016-02-12  1h16m

Thursday, February 11th, 2016 - Oregon Latest, Basketball First Nations, GOT Road, Ghomeshi Trial, Gravitational Wave, Christie Drops Out, Bobsled Funeral, Marlene Carter Rally, RCMP Rescue, Sexual Harassment Journo

His preoccupations, post-occupation. Harney County Judge Steve Grasty looks back at the tense negotiations that ended the stand-off in Oregon today -- and looks forward to what's next for his beleaguered community.


 2016-02-11  1h10m

Wednesday, February 10th, 2016 - Auschwitz Book, ISIS Withdrawal, Balloon Video, Sikh Discrimination, LR: Best Pies, Returned Guitar, Human Pyramids, Bernie Sandals, Refugee Centre, LR: Oil Jobs, MTL Uber, Nun Soup Kitchen, Hockey Beer League and more...

Something blue. A wedding album from 1942 finds its way to the niece of the couple -- who never met her aunt and uncle, because four months after the ceremony, they were sent to a death camp.


 2016-02-10  1h11m

Tuesday February 9th, 2016 - Imposter Victim, Stephane Dion, Oil Clean Up, Pop Up Classrooms, Hockey Expansion, Goodwill, Drug lord Profile, VCR Real Estate, Shkreli Ghostface Killah, Detroit Teachers and more

A poster-boy for imposters. Police say Jeremy Wilson had 27 aliases -- pretending to be everything from a DJ to a professor. An Edmonton man tells us why he believed Wilson was a Jewish soldier seeking asylum in Canada.


 2016-02-09  1h12m

Monday, February 8th, 2016 - ISIS Mission: Sajjan, Dublin Attack, Sanders Opponent, MLK Racial Slurs, Ryan Reynolds Pie, Sled Deaths, Porn Health, Kayden Clarke OBIT, Roasted Tortoise,

Cleared for no more take-offs. Canada announces it will end its air strikes against ISIS before the end of the month, and Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan says the focus will now be on training troops on the ground.


 2016-02-08  1h14m

Friday, February 5th, 2016 - Crane Collapse, MB Lawyer, DNA Investigation, Tape: Replay All House, Ice Boar Curling, Tape: Flint Dem Debate, Beard Bacteria, Retraction Audit, Burkina Faso Funeral, Eagle Trap, Creed Vegans, Maurice White OBIT

Wedding crashed. We speak with a couple whose secret wedding became very public -- when it was disrupted by the disastrous collapse of a crane in New York City.


 2016-02-05  1h15m

Thursday, February 4th, 2016 - CDN Detained, Tape: Martin Shkreli, Assange Lawyer, Mouse Trap, Blind Astronomer, Chinese Menu Collection, LR: Owl Attack, Jeb Bush Clap, Lac Megantic, Paul Haggis, Tape: Celine Dion, Iceland Wrong Turn, Cheating Study

Not what he volunteered for. Robert Somerville describes his journey from fighting for Canada in Afghanistan -- to joining the Kurds in their battle against ISIS -- to being locked up in the Australian detention centre where we tracked him down.


 2016-02-04  1h14m

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 - Senate Hearing - Ron Johnson, Hockey Injury, Johnny Cash Statue, Haiti Activist, Denmark Ambulance, New Lion Population, Cheese Bonds, Mother Canada Folo, Lord Lucan, By-Elxn Winner, Resting Bitch Face

Scare quotes. The US Senate's Homeland Security Committee holds hearings on security risks posed by Canada's new Syrian refugees -- and its Republican chair expresses his concerns about potential terrorists among them.


 2016-02-03  1h11m

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016 - Microcephaly Family, Oregon Standoff: Bundy/Reporter, Accordion, Ghomeshi Witness, King Abdullah, Oregon Judge, Rubio Iowa, Cold FX, SK Sledding Snow, Animal Barn Fires, Owl Attack, Cryptomaster Spider

She wouldn't change a thing about her daughters. And now, a Kansas woman whose two children have microcephaly is offering support to families affected by the Zika virus.


 2016-02-02  1h17m