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 2000 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint täglich.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 72 days 10 hours 29 minutes


Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 - Naturopath Investigation, NFLD Libraries, Ottawa Wild Parsnip, NZ Bill Of The Year Park, Unbound Delegate, Hamilton Carding, Lebanon Band, Fogarty Cove, Hugo Awards, Attacking Grouse, Slam Poet Chernobyl

Unnatural remedies. A group of doctors asks for an investigation of the naturopath who played a role in treating an Alberta toddler -- who died after his parents gave him echinacea to treat his meningitis.


 2016-04-27  1h16m

Tuesday, April 26th, 2016 - Philippines Folo, Wente Plagiarism, Zombie Garden, Bangladesh Attack, B-Ball Coach, Harper Lee, Trump Dunham, Cycling Ban, Hillsborough Decision, Wow Signal, Burmese Band, Inverted Jenny

Two different kidnappings -- two very different outcomes. After Canadian hostage John Ridsdel was killed this week at the hands of Abu Sayyaf militants, a Filipina reporter recalls her own abduction by the group.


 2016-04-26  1h10m

Monday, April 25th, 2016 - Cdn Hostage Killed, BC Teacher, Australia MP Fracking, Your Ward News, Wozniak On Taxes, Billy Paul Obit, Duffy Folo, Bubble Guy, Marathon Too Short, Clinton Koch... And More

Kidnapped on vacation -- and murdered over money. Today, after a ransom deadline passed, Canadian John Ridsdel was found dead in the Philippines. Bob Rae -- who was negotiating for his release -- remembers his late friend.


 2016-04-25  1h10m

Friday, April 22nd, 2016 - Hospital Lawsuit, Passover Kitniyot, Elsinore Winner, Florida Couple Death, Altercation Video, Ringwraiths, Climate Treaty, Brain Sleep Study, Candice Bergen, UK Election Jingle... And More

Reality checked. A New York man hopes a $2-million fine will send a message to the hospital that let his father's death be secretly filmed and then broadcast on TV.


 2016-04-22  1h12m

Thursday, April 21st, 2016 - Prince OBIT Engineer, Duffy Trial, VW Buyback, Beirut Bombing Compensation, Driving Test Deer, AIH Global Warming, Cohen Prize, Leitch Regrets Hotline, Prince Promoter

Nothing compared 2 him. He combined virtuosity, pop sensibility, and brazen sexuality in a way no one had before -- and with his death at 57, the powerhouse known as Prince shocks the world yet again.


 2016-04-21  1h7m

Wednesday, April 20th, 2016 - Breivik Wins Case, Rape Comedy Tour, Crack Mayor, Cicadas, QP Drugs, Penis Statue, Flint, Earth Feelings Study, MB Election, Attawapiskat Youth... And More

Anders Breivik has won a human rights challenge in Norway. A court has found he was kept in isolation unduly. And a man who knew a number of Breivik's victims says the court's decision was the correct one.


 2016-04-20  1h17m

Tuesday, April 19th, 2016 - Drug Conference Parent, Windsor Hum Returns, GOT Journo, Freddie Mercury Study, Kabul Attack, LR: 90-Day Forecast, Thyroid Cancer, Magdalene Laundries, Turo In Canada, CBC Short Story Winner... And More

Casualties of war. Four years after the death of her daughter, a Toronto woman travels to New York with a message for the UN: call off the war on drugs, because everyone's losing.


 2016-04-19  1h12m

Monday, April 18th, 2016 - Asst Death: Senate, Attawapiskat, 90-Day Forecast, Roman Villa Find, Ecuador Earthquake, Pistol and Boo, Boaty McBoatface, Goldman Prize, Muskrat Falls, Jack Maclaren, Pippi Parrot... And More

No end in sight. The Liberal government wants its assisted-dying bill passed by the beginning of June -- but some senators say they'll hold it up as long as it takes to get the changes they want.


 2016-04-18  1h13m

Friday, April 15th, 2016 - Tough On Crime, NC: Laura Jane Grace, Apocalypse Perfume, AMC Texting, Putin Show, Jackie Robinson, Spirit Of The West, NL Budget, Steve Ladurantaye, Mind The Gap, Priest Abuse Journo, Creepy Study

Getting tough on getting tough on crime. The former government's omnibus crime bill gets a little less "omni", when the Supreme Court declares two of its measures to be unconstitutional.


 2016-04-15  1h16m

Thursday, April 14th, 2016 - Asst Dying Bill, BC Fentanyl Emergency, Bat Sound Library, Metis Elder, Trudeau On Saudi Deal, Women Race Walking, Loch Ness Prop, Boko Haram Video, Bay De Verde... And More

Mortal coils. There are lots of caveats and conditions in the Liberal government's newly tabled assisted-death bill -- and tonight, Health Minister Jane Philpott responds to concerns from proponents and opponents.


 2016-04-14  1h11m