As It Happens

Hosts Nil Köksal and Chris Howden take you on 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 50m. Bisher sind 2340 Folge(n) erschienen. Jeden Tag erscheint eine Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 85 days 17 hours 9 minutes


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


 March 3, 2016  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.


 March 1, 2016  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.


 February 29, 2016  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.


 February 26, 2016  1h14m

 February 25, 2016  1h14m

Wednesday, February 24th, 2016 - Utah Jeffs Charges, Pot Ruling, Bust Fields, Syria Ceasefire, Swedish Teen Rescue, Fighting Sioux, Meercat Update, Ramon Castro Obit, Fish Farts, Heroin Reporter... And More

In Short Creek, without a paddle. The Utah polygamist community may be finished, after its remaining leaders are charged with money laundering and food stamp fraud.


 February 25, 2016  1h13m

 February 23, 2016  1h16m

Monday, February 22nd, 2016 - Uganda Elections, German Refugee Hotel, Trump Housing Boom, Jeopardy - No Canadians, Oregon Min Wage, BREXIT debate, Megabus Accident, Rattlesnake Island, Hamburg K Cup Ban, Pickton Book, 911 Drug Bill, Third Arm Drummer

Housebound and determined. Ugandan opposition leader Kizza Besigye has been under house arrest since the dubious vote that saw Yoweri Museveni re-elected yet again -- but he says he's not done fighting


 February 22, 2016  1h19m

Friday, February 19, 2016 - Julian Assange, Harper Lee Obit, Bagged Milk, Hairy Panic, Bus Takedown, Hannibal Buress Uber, Albert Woodfox Freed, Jutra: Collaborator, Zika: Monsanto, Fish Derby, Death Valley Super Bloom, Tunnel Mice and more

He's not budging. From his self-imposed confinement in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London, Wikileaks founder Julian Assange says he won't travel to Sweden for questioning over allegations of sexual violence.


 February 19, 2016  1h12m

Thursday, February 18th, 2016 - Nunavik Jails, Dolphin Selfies, Can Lit Generator, Bombardier, CRTC Head, UK Mall Bust, EU Buffer Zone, SK Homeless Shelter, Muslim Free Gun Range, Lush Cosmetic House

Cleanliness is next to impossible. Quebec's ombudsman says jails in the Nunavik region are unacceptably filthy and overcrowded -- and that Inuit inmates are woefully mistreated.


 February 18, 2016  1h15m