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.

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Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 86 days 13 hours 19 minutes


Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 - Obama Judge Nominee, Obit: Leilani Muir, Avalanche Survival, Ice Floe Criminal, Turkish Airport, NFLD Flight, Iditarod Father Son, Eating Noise, Shakespeare Refugees, Bike Batman, Snake In Shoe... And More

A justice is served. The tennis match between Barack Obama and Republican leaders heats up, when the president nominates Merrick Garland to fill the Supreme Court vacancy -- a judge who's had GOP support in the past.


 March 16, 2016  1h15m

Tuesday, March 15th, 2016 - NFL Admission, Black Widow Release, Hell For Sale, Dangerous Writing App, Syria Anniversary, NDP Leadership, QC Snowmobile Accident, Elephant Rock Collapse, BC Fish Species, Canada Reads: Saleema Nawaz

Coming to a head. An NFL official finally admits there's a link between the violence of football and degenerative brain disorders -- but the son of the first player diagnosed with CTE says it's too little, too late.


 March 15, 2016  1h16m

Monday, March 14th, 2016 - Syria: Putin Withdraws, Trump Violence, Roman Coin, Prime Number Pattern, Turkey Explosion, Landon Webb, Chase The Ace, Swedish Minister On Sex, Cáceres Folo, Manitoba Caribou Moratorium, Knuckle Hopping ... And More

An about-face, in more ways than one. As peace talks resume in Geneva, Vladimir Putin makes a surprise announcement: it's mission accomplished in Syria, so he'll begin withdrawing Russian forces.


 March 14, 2016  1h18m

Friday, March 11th, 2016 - Danish Trafficking Charges, Refugee Deal: Turkish Ambassador, 4-Clawed Lobster, El Chapo Associate, Trudeau Trump, Minnesota Journo Move, Encore: The Whistleblower

Wrongs of passage. A couple drove a family of Syrian refugees to the Copenhagen train station, and paid for their tickets -- and under Danish law, that makes them human traffickers.


 March 11, 2016  1h10m

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


 March 10, 2016  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.


 March 9, 2016  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.


 March 8, 2016  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.


 March 7, 2016  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.


 March 4, 2016  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.


 March 3, 2016  1h14m