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 urgent to the utterly strange.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 49m. Bisher sind 1956 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint täglich.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 70 days 20 hours 21 minutes


Thursday, March 10th, 2016 - Trudeau/Obama Frum, Elephant Move, Walt Whitman Letter, George RR Martin: Not Dead, Baltimore Suicide Case, Rap Lyrics Study, Raw Milk, Sask Inmate Suicide, South Sudan Journo, Ottawa Resto Heals, Rankin Inlet Elder...And More

On their bestie behaviour. Prime Minister Trudeau is getting a warm reception from Barack Obama, but Atlantic editor David Frum warns that the outgoing President isn't the one Canada really needs to befriend


 2016-03-10  1h14m

Wednesday, March 9th, 2016 - Northern Manitoba Suicides, Gene Settlement, Pasty Ambassador, Boeing Voice, Immigration Judge, Rolly Fox Obit, Quad Calves, OBIT: George Martin/Alan Parsons, Zhanna Nemtsova, Miami Invasive Species Resto... And More

Hoping against hopelessness. After six suicides in their community since mid-December, the Pimicikamak Cree Nation in northern Manitoba seeks support, by declaring a state of emergency.


 2016-03-09  1h15m

Tuesday, March 8th, 2016 - CDN Ambassador, Woman On Money, Utah Lawsuit, Edmonton Radio Call-In, Ling King, EU Turkey Deal, Resto Uniforms, OBIT: Dubai Crash, Afghan Asylum Seeker, Alaska Fake Art... And More

What will come north after he goes south. Canada's Ambassador to Washington tells us what the Prime Minister is hoping to walk away with after this week's White House dinner with Barack Obama.


 2016-03-08  1h14m

Monday, March 7th, 2016 - Turkey Crack Down, Scuba Nuke Accident, Crossword Plagiarism, Sharapova Drugs, Peyton Manning, Mustard Pickles Gone, Exclamation Marks, Jacob Sheep To Israel, Syria Hill Archaeologist, Horror Dentist... And More

Restart the presses. A week ago, Turkey's Zaman was independent and critical of the president -- but after a police raid and a change of oversight, it's suddenly a pro-government cheerleader.


 2016-03-07  1h15m

Friday, March 4th, 2016 - OBIT: Berta Cáceres, North Ireland Bombs, Scotia Bank Workers Win, Bird Poop, Metis Family Update, NB Teachers Kevlar, Malaysian Flight Sleuth, Biker Bob, Franzen Encore

Silenced. Police say Honduran environmental and human-rights activist Berta Cáceres was killed during a robbery yesterday -- but our guest is one of many who say she was assassinated for her courageous work.


 2016-03-04  1h17m

Thursday, March 3rd, 2016 - Right-To-Die Folo, Preston Nova Scotia Land, Cycle-Angelo, Trump Hashtags, Greece Refugee Crisis, Paul Okalik, Quebec Flooding House, Stuff Up Noses, Thunder Bay Inquest, Monarch Butterflies Up.. And More

What she didn't know about the man she knew. Writer Susan Musgrave explains her conflicted feelings, after learning her friend -- the poet Al Purdy -- died by assisted suicide.


 2016-03-03  1h14m

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016 - AB Assisted Death, 1977 Drunk Driving Case, Scottish Schism, St. Anne's Folo, Farm Abuse Charges, Maya Angelou Post Office, Bob Dylan Archive, CMAJ Editorial Charges, Tape: VW Prankster, Mosul Dam, Stongehenge Rocks...And More

She could no longer control her body -- but she was of sound mind. And yesterday, at a clinic in Vancouver, a woman in the final stages of ALS died with the help of two doctors


 2016-03-03  1h13m

Tuesday, March 1st, 2016 - Right To Die Advocate, Greece Macedonia Border, Dave Ash Obit, Iggy Pop Nude, SA Apartheid Trial, St Anne's Claims, Equitable App, ICC heritage Site Charges, HIV Drug Approval, CNN In Cape Breton... And More

Giving up the ghosts. Moments after assisted-suicide advocate John Hofsess dies in a Swiss clinic, Toronto Life magazine publishes an article in which he reveals he helped end the lives of eight Canadians.


 2016-03-01  1h15m

February 29, 2016 -- Charles Smith Exoneration, Parking Spot Lawsuit, Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy, Super Tuesday Pundit, Iran Arrest, and more

False witness. Twenty-five years ago, the erroneous testimony of pathologist Charles Smith led an Ontario woman to plead guilty to killing her three-year-old stepdaughter -- but today, her conviction was quashed.


 2016-02-29  1h17m

Friday, February 26th, 2016 - Metis Foster Child, Agent 728 Conviction, Don Getty Obit, Imelda Marcos, Penguin Treadmill, Lindsey Graham, NFB: Low/Owen Obits, Winnipeg Vigil, Imposter Victim Folo, Purple Pearl

Family values. After a BC couple's request to adopt their foster child is denied, the two-year-old may be sent to Ontario to live with her siblings -- but her foster mother's not giving up without a fight.


 2016-02-26  1h14m