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As it Happened: The Archive Edition - The Four Weddings and a Funeral Episode

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Darren Black Bear of Oklahoma faced a lot of resistance when he decided to tie the knot back in 2013. Not from friends and family, but from his state. But Mr. Black Bear found a way to marry the love of his life, Jason Pickel, all the same — with a little


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Bannon: Kuttner, Hisham Al-Omeisy, Loon Whisperer, Spain Update, Finland Attack, Principal Shot, Bubble Tea and more

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Loose Bannon. The firing of Steve Bannon means the departure of a man who served as President Trump's right hand man, and supplied the President's vision -- but our guest warns he'll still have the President's ear.


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Barcelona Attack, Quebec Immigration Minister, Nail In Heart Guy, Google: James Damore, Grizzly Bear Hunt and more

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 04:00:00 GMT

They were strolling. Shopping. Thinking about where to eat. Now, at least 12 people are dead and dozens injured, after an attacker drove a van into a busy tourist area in Barcelona. A resident describes the carnage on his street.


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Charlottesville Memorial, Charlottesville: Lawmaker, Baltimore Statues, Fish Hook Doctor, Cloakroom Attendant, Rare Bird, Submarine Death, Robot Funerals and more

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Hundreds gather in Charlottesville for the memorial service for Heather Heyer, who was killed during Saturday's protests -- and while the President tweeted his condolences, the city's former mayor says it's too little, too late.


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Brian Lilley, Trump Presser, SJ Harris Obit, Volcano Discovery, Charlottesville: Teacher, Grizzly Hunt Ban, De-Smurfed Town and more

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 04:00:00 GMT

When The Rebel's revolting, revolt against The Rebel. Brian Lilley tells us he's leaving the right-wing media outlet over its coverage of the racist rally in Charlottesville, saying it's become "toxic" to his journalism.


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Charlottesville: Vice Mayor, Charlottesville: Father, NAFTA Freeland, Banana Scorpion, Charlottesville: Schweitzer, Daisy Sweeney Obit, Sierra Leone Mudslide and more

Mon, 14 Aug 2017 04:00:00 GMT

From bad to worst. When racists showed up in numbers for a rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, the city knew there would be trouble -- but the killing of a counterprotester turned a terrible day into a tragedy.


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As it Happened: The Archive Edition - The Great Outdoors Episode

Fri, 11 Aug 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Our fearless host, Carol Off, is used to pushing for truth and certainty on air -- but she once showed she's equally prepared to push trapped cetaceans off a beach.


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North Korea: William Perry, Right Whales, Le Studio Fire, Syrian Doctor, Hogweed Warning and more

Fri, 11 Aug 2017 04:00:00 GMT

"Locked and loaded". U.S. President Donald Trump's shots at North Korea have not been what you'd call "diplomatic" -- and former U.S. Secretary of Defense William Perry worries less diplomatic language means fewer diplomatic solutions.


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Trans Mountain: Weaver, Abe Snidanko Obit, Chronicle Herald Vote, Migrant Deaths, Kyle Miller, Haruo Nakajima Obit and more

Thu, 10 Aug 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Making a provincial case out of it. BC Green Party Leader Andrew Weaver backs his NDP power partners' plan to join the legal fight against the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion.


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North Korea: Guam, Lacolle Refugee: UNHCR, Password Security Guy, New Orleans Flood, Carla Del Ponte, Track Coach and more

Wed, 09 Aug 2017 04:00:00 GMT

President Trump threatened "fire and fury". North Korea warned of "an enveloping fire". And in the heat of this apocalyptic talk, the island of Guam is sweating -- because North Korea has also said it could be the target of a missile strike.


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Daniel Turp, Palahniuk Time Capsule, Driverless Car, 9/11 Remains Identity, Six Dates, Glen Campbell obit and more

Tue, 08 Aug 2017 04:00:00 GMT

A call against arms. Former Bloc MP Daniel Turp says videos of Canadian armoured vehicles being used in civilian areas of Saudi Arabia are all the evidence the government should need to block future sales.


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Wildfires destroyed homes, Jack Rabinovitch obit, Old Thrush, Kid in Car Warning, Toronto Tree Tower and more

Mon, 07 Aug 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Twice burned. His family lost one house to the Fort Mac wild fires. Now a second has been burned to the ground by the blazes in BC. But Jason Schurman says he isn't shying away from the challenge.


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As it Happened: The Archive Edition - The Marathon Episode

Fri, 04 Aug 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Terry Fox was heartbroken when he had to cut short his cross-Canada Marathon of Hope. But of course, the end of the road was only the beginning.


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Malware Indictment, Sierra Leone Jogging, Calgary Hawks, Swimming to Work, Jordan Rape Law, Shkrelli Verdict, Robert Hardy, NAACP Travel Advisory, Bob Ross Chia Artist

Fri, 04 Aug 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Code snap. Four months after a young hacker helped save the world from malware, he's been detained by the FBI for allegedly creating and selling malware of his own -- but our guest believes the authorites may have made a mistake.


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Asylum Seekers: Government, Syrian Activist Executed, Fishing FOI, Eclipse Fireworks, South African Activist, Right Whale Minister, Colten Boushie Feast, Watermelon Seed Spitter, Scaramucci Call

Thu, 03 Aug 2017 04:00:00 GMT

What's in flux during the influx. The sudden spike in asylum-seekers entering Quebec from the United States is creating concern -- but Ottawa says everything's under control.


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Montreal Asylum Seekers, Oslo Bus, Exploding Caterpillar, Polaris: Weaves, Calgary Rescue, Judith Jones, Peanut Butter Escape

Wed, 02 Aug 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Escaping from where they escaped to. After the earthquake in 2010, people fled Haiti for the U.S. -- and now so many Haitians are fleeing the U.S. for Quebec that Montreal has opened Olympic Stadium to asylum seekers.


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Kenya Attack, BC Fire Labour, ASMR Video Artist, Iceland Hot Dogs, Arpaio Case, NFL Player, Son of Sam, Capsized Boat, National Hosts, Scream Choir

Tue, 01 Aug 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Casting doubt on casting ballots. He was in charge of making sure next week's election in Kenya goes smoothly -- but now that Chris Msando has been brutally killed, our guest sees danger ahead.


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The Mooch is Out, Sam Shepard, Snooty Statue, Joey Chestnut, Venezuela Vote, Tim Raines Hall of Fame, Aleppo Zoo, Jeanne Moreau

Mon, 31 Jul 2017 04:00:00 GMT

That don't impress me, Mooch. After a tumultuous and surprisingly profane week-and-a-half as the White House Communications Director, Antony Scaramucci is out.


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As it Happened: The Archive Edition - The Road Trip Episode

Fri, 28 Jul 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Before it was a big-screen comedy smash, The Cannonball Run was an actual illicit cross-country car rally, complete with Ferraris and a souped-up ambulance -- and Jim Hunt was the first Canadian to enter it.


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Pakistan PM, Stouffville SLAPP Case, Clown Motel, Mind Music, and more

Fri, 28 Jul 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Pakistan's high court pushes Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif from power after the Panama Papers leak suggests that his family hadn't been entirely upfront about their wealth.


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Sterilization Review, C-Star Arrests, Hawk Update, June Foray, and more

Thu, 27 Jul 2017 04:00:00 GMT

They were there to help her give birth to her child. They wanted to make sure she never had another. A Saskatoon woman responds after hospital staff are found to have pressured Indigenous mothers into accepting tubal ligations.


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Nunavut Seismic Ruling, Khadr Medic, Bread Dough Truck, Via Rail Update, and more

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 04:00:00 GMT

The Supreme Court blocks seismic testing in a tiny Nunavut community and the hamlet's former mayor tells us how he brought an oil and gas consortium to heel.


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LNG Cancelled, Mud Soldier, "All Of Garden" Blogger, Labrador Roads, and more

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 04:00:00 GMT

As Petronas pulls the plug on its multi-billion dollar Pacific NorthWest natural gas project, we hear from a business owner in the BC gas-patch who says her community is feeling burned.


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Bountiful Verdict, Texas Human Smuggling, Stubby Bottles, Microsoft Paint Artist, and more

Mon, 24 Jul 2017 04:00:00 GMT

After trying for years, B.C. prosecutors secure polygamy convictions against Winston Blackmore, the former religious leader who married 24 wives.


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Thunder Bay Latest, David Perlman Retires, First Aid Trainer, Montreal Stowaways, Best Of Spicer Montage, Gacy Victim and more

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Storm clouds over Thunder Bay. Just two months after charges were laid against the city's police chief, the city's mayor is now facing charges of his own -- and those crises at the top are a crisis for the community.


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As it Happened: The Archive Edition - The Flight Time Episode

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Captain Bob Pearson pulled off the impossible, when he safely glided a Boeing 767 onto an abandoned airstrip that was serving as a track for drag racing — after running out of fuel at 12,000 metres.


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OJ Simpson Parole, Cornwallis Protester Doxxed, Danny Michel, Xanda Killed, Akie Abe English and more

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 04:00:00 GMT

He's famous for running. Now he'll walk. O.J. Simpson is granted parole after serving time for kidnapping and armed robbery -- to the disgust of the Goldman family, who still believe he killed their son.


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Cache Creek Return, Glacier Bodies, Dadbot, Frances Gabe Obit, French Foam Balls, Snoring Song, and more

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Comeback from away. After the wildfires forced him to flee his home in Cache Creek, BC, Dave Johnson is allowed to return home -- but he's not settling in just yet.


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Toronto Officer Charged, Bury Me My Love, Hot Tub Lamb, Alberta Child Deaths, Stolen Cheese and more

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 04:00:00 GMT

First, a shocking attack. Now, the shocking suspect: a Toronto police officer is charged in the brutal assault of a 19-year-old man, who was left seriously injured after being beaten with a lead pipe.


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Muslim Cemetery, Grenfell Survivor, Doctor Who, Returning Syrian, Contact Lenses and more

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 04:00:00 GMT

16 pro. 19 con. And those three votes against establishing a Muslim cemetery near a Quebec community made the difference, not just for residents, but for people across the province -- especially, as our guest will tell us, for Muslims.


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As it Happened: The Archive Edition - The Aliens Episode

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Travis Walton alien abduction, alien abduction support group, Trevor the alien, alien pets, aliens and Eisenhower, outgoing SETI director


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London Acid Attack, CSIS Lawyer, Polaris Music Prize, Book: Fall Down 7 Times, Texas ATM Rescue and more

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Five times, they pulled up next to people on mopeds. And five times, they sprayed those people with acid. Two teenagers are in custody in London after a series of acid attacks on strangers last night - and tonight, an eyewitness tells us what he saw


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Liu Xiaobo Obit, Raccoon Attack, UK Radio Pirates, Aladdin Casting, Cannibal Caterpillars and more

Thu, 13 Jul 2017 04:00:00 GMT

He lost his freedom fighting for it. Today, Chinese dissident and Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo died of liver cancer -- and tonight, his friend and editor remembers a man imprisoned by the system he fearlessly criticised.


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Adam Day Obit, Larsen C Iceberg, Out For A Rip Trademark, El Salvador Sentencing, BC Fires Return, Gluten-Free Communion Wafers and more

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 04:00:00 GMT

He told what soldiers call "the ground truth". The late writer Adam Day did everything he could to tell the stories of Canadians who fought, and too often died, in Afghanistan -- and tonight, a fellow journalist remembers his friend.


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MMIW Resignation, Donald Trump Jr. Emails, B.C. Fires Folo, Backstreet Boys Song, Maurice Sendak Book, Chris Christie Radio and more

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Not acquitting themselves as well as she'd like. After yet another resignation from the inquiry into murdered and missing indigenous women, a Manitoba grand chief says it's time to re-start the whole process.


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BC Fire, Cocaine Greyhounds, Father Of The Bride Lightning, Umbrella Sharing, Matt Damon Hoax, Monkey Hoax and more

Mon, 10 Jul 2017 04:00:00 GMT

"A ball of fire, right around us." A British Columbia woman describes fleeing two different communities on the weekend to escape from the fire that blazing through the surrounding forests.


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As it Happened: The Archive Edition - The Neighbours Episode

Fri, 07 Jul 2017 04:00:00 GMT

The Canadian Caper, American radio plays "O Canada", Canadian Liberation Movement "Yankee Go Home" campaign, Canada-US fence, lawyer submits pet donkey as evidence in court


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Khadr: Lawyer, Liu Xiabo, Iceberg Swimmer, Turkey March, Fred Perry, Christie Beach House, and more

Fri, 07 Jul 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Reparation anxiety. There are congratulations and consternation after the government apologizes to Omar Khadr, and pays him millions in compensation -- and his lawyer says it's a fair deal for Canada's role in his ordeal.


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Rick Klassen CTE, Saskatchewan Murder Case, New York Time Capsule, Sears Employee, Hobby Lobby, Spam Anniversary and more

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 04:00:00 GMT

State of mind. Before he died, the late CFL defensive lineman Rick Klassen donated his brain for research - and now, that research has found a level of trauma that surpassed even the worst expectations.


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Khadr: Clement, Trailer Hitch Death, Carlo's Ponytail, Silicon Valley Case, Qatar Latest, Ryerson Name Fight, and more

Wed, 05 Jul 2017 04:00:00 GMT

The unsettling settlement. The Liberal government will apologize to Omar Khadr, and pay him more than ten million dollars -- and former Conservative cabinet minister Tony Clement tells us that's "morally repugnant".


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North Korea Latest, Seniors Home Case, Proud Boys, Fentanyl Cop Folo, Spandau Bullet, and more

Tue, 04 Jul 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Armament's length. North Korea claims it just successfully tested an intercontinental ballistic missile -- and for once, there are serious concerns that's more than just propaganda.


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Christie Beach, Bronx Shooting, McMansion, Simone Veil Obit, Snoring Dog, and more

Mon, 03 Jul 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Beach boy. New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is photographed having fun on a deserted state beach that he helped close to the public, and we hear from a journalist who says Jersey voters are ready to take more than just his T-Bird away.


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As it Happened: The Archive Edition - The Home Episode

Sun, 02 Jul 2017 04:00:00 GMT

John Diefenbaker's beef with Canada Day, strange Canadian place names, Canadian welcomes 43 Syrian cousins, Dief's childhood home, NYC jewel thief waxes philosophic on stealing from the uber-rich


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Loku Homicide, Travel Ban, NZ Weetabix, Canada 150, Lobster, and more

Fri, 30 Jun 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Firing lines. A coroner's jury in Toronto rules the shooting of Andrew Loku was a homicide -- and his family's lawyer says its time for police to ask why they're more likely to pull the trigger when there's a black man at the end of their gun.


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Star Hostage Call, Gyno Mistake, Online Harassment, Cardinal Charge, and more

Thu, 29 Jun 2017 04:00:00 GMT

A captor's audience. Yesterday, a Toronto Star editor spent 45 minutes on the phone with an agitated man who'd taken a woman hostage at a local massage parlour -- and tonight, that journalist tells how he navigated that conversation.


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Alive Son, Surgery Mistake, Liberal Wrestler, Hong Kong Arrest, Paddington Bear, Bieber's Shoe

Thu, 29 Jun 2017 04:00:00 GMT

A matter of death and life. His family held a funeral for him, and grieved for weeks, but it turns out a California man is very much alive -- which means someone else lies in the grave with his name on it.


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Petya Ransomware, Google Fine, Quebec Arrest, Barbara Frum Hall of Fame, Syria Warning, Penis Rock, and more

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Building a worse mouse trap. Another ransomware attack hits computers around the world -- and with their machines rendered virtually useless, plenty of victims are handing over the virtual cash.


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Trump Travel Ban, Fete Nationale, Ugliest Dog, Whales vs. Fishermen, Pride: Taber, and more

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 04:00:00 GMT

A departure on arrivals. Lower courts blocked it, but now the U.S. Supreme Court has partly reinstated it -- and our guest says he'll keep fighting U.S. President Donald Trump's travel ban.


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Concertgoer, Sniper:Tom Mulcair, Boston Poutine, STC Bus Route, Grenfell Cladding, and mroe

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Reaching a crescendo before the performance even began. Our guest says she was assaulted twice at a concert by the Toronto Symphony Orchestra -- and she believes it was racially motivated.


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Sears Restructure, House of Commons indigenous Language, CIA Snack Theft, Funeral Song, Bee House, Exploding Whipped Cream and more

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 04:00:00 GMT

A catalogue of catastrophe. When Sears Canada announces store closures, serious layoffs, and "restructuring", the former CEO says the retailer's failure could have been avoided -- but now, it can't.


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Langevin Building, Racist Patient, Lube Ban, ID Leak, Marian Hossa, New Ken Doll, and more

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Rename, or remain the same? The Prime Minister announces an Ottawa building will no longer be named after an architect of the residential school system -- but a former Conservative MP calls that a mistake.


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Boxing Death, Security Bill: Goodale, Bulla Matari Ad, Flooded Art, Belgium Fries, Hollywood Money Laundering and more

Tue, 20 Jun 2017 04:00:00 GMT

A victory and a loss. After being knocked out in Edmonton, heavyweight Tim Hague dies of his injuries -- and tonight, the man who landed that fateful punch tells us how his moment of triumph turned to horror.


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Portugal Fire, Highway of Tears, Irish Babies, Finsbury Paris Attack, Julius Ceaser, Math Line and more.

Mon, 19 Jun 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Conditions critical. It began with a lightning strike, and with the help of heat and high winds, it's become the worst forest fire in Portugal's history -- an enormous inferno that our guest was lucky to survive.


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Helmut Kohl: Mulroney, Amazon-Whole Foods, Vegetable Names, Supreme Court of Canada Delays, Balloon Ban, Joshua Wong and more

Fri, 16 Jun 2017 04:00:00 GMT

The architect of modern Germany. Former Canadian Prime Minister Brian Mulroney remembers German Chancellor Helmut Kohl -- and their fight to re-unite Germany inside a united Europe.


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Syrian Fire Victim, Turkey Protest Charges, Raccoon Attack, Devil Horns TM, Emoluments Lawsuit, Hair Piano Teacher, and more

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 04:00:00 GMT

He left chaos for safety. But three years after escaping the war in Syria for a new life in the U.K., Mohammad Al-Haj Ali died in the fire that consumed a London high-rise in the early hours of Wednesday morning.


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UK Fire: Witness, Handmaid's Protest, Alex Jones Interview, Red-Tailed Hawk Adoption and more

Wed, 14 Jun 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Up in smoke. A 24-storey high-rise in West London is consumed by fire, and while the neighbourhood and the world were watching in horror, our guest left his house down the street to take action.


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Jeff Sessions Testimony, Raqqa Citizens, Kevin Durant's Mom, Italy Olive Trees, Troll Cake and more

Tue, 13 Jun 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Attorney General knowledge. There are no major bombshells in Jeff Sessions' testimony before a Senate committee, but tension continues to simmer -- because of the answers he gave, and the answers he didn't.


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Beverley McLachlin Steps Down, Russia Protests, Comey Coverage, Climate Change Study, and more

Mon, 12 Jun 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Justice is done. After 28 years, Canada's longest-serving chief justice has announced her retirement -- and tonight, we'll look back at the many stands Beverly McLachlin took while sitting on the bench.


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Lord Buckethead, UK Election: Youth Vote, UK Election: Conservative, Fort Mac Report, Vitamin Penne, Sam Panopoulos Obit, and more

Fri, 09 Jun 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Beyond the pail. After an unexpected election result in the UK, our guest is an unexpected candidate: Lord Buckethead, the interplanetary space lord who challenged Theresa May in her own constituency -- and lost by a mere 37,000 votes.


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James Comey Hearing: Lawyer, James Comey Hearing: Bar, Pirate Joe's, NFLD Fisherman, BC Bear, George Orwell's Son and more

Thu, 08 Jun 2017 04:00:00 GMT

The audacity of the word "hope". After former FBI Director James Comey's testimony today, there are more questions about whether President Trump obstructed justice -- and they revolve around his use of that one word.


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Iran Attack, Edmonton Sex Assault, Liquor Store Peacock, Consent Changes, Dad Wanted, A Song For Jenny, and more

Wed, 07 Jun 2017 04:00:00 GMT

A target's targets. ISIS strikes in Iran, killing twelve people in two attacks on Tehran -- and the country's Revolutionary Guard immediately points fingers at Saudi Arabia, and the United States.


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London Attack Follow, NSA Leaks, Shelter Donation, US Former Ambassador, Old War Tank, UK Election: Labour Party

Tue, 06 Jun 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Erring on the side of a caution. When a counter-extremism group told British police about Khuram Butt last year, they let him off with a warning -- and this past Saturday, he led the deadly London Bridge attack.


Media Files:
https://podcast-a.akamaihd.net/mp3/podcasts/asithappens_20170606_60659.mp3




London Attack: Witness, Coma Lawsuit, Qatar Explainer, Pink Slime, Dean Beeby and more

Mon, 05 Jun 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Vigil, and vigilance. The U.K. is in mourning, and on high alert, after Saturday's attack on London Bridge -- and from his place barricaded inside a restaurant, our guest was a captive audience to the horror.


Media Files:
https://podcast-a.akamaihd.net/mp3/podcasts/asithappens_20170605_74414.mp3




Climate Mayor, Counterfeit Duck, Scholastic Book, Australian Passport, Uganda Activist, Sleeplessness Study, and more

Fri, 02 Jun 2017 04:00:00 GMT

City limits. Business leaders, universities, and local officials across the U.S. -- including our guest, the mayor of Salt Lake City -- have a message for the world: we'll do everything we can to reduce emissions, regardless of our President.


Media Files:
https://podcast-a.akamaihd.net/mp3/podcasts/asithappens_20170602_57370.mp3




As It Happens for Thursday, June 1, Paris: Deese, Paris: McKenna, Anthem Folo, Wettlaufer Guilty, Vulture Baby, Faceless Fish and more

Thu, 01 Jun 2017 04:00:00 GMT

There's no "U.S." in team. While announcing he was joining just two other countries on the planet in rejecting the Paris climate accord, President Donald Trump made a case against the deal -- but our guest says his case was neither accurate nor true.


Media Files:
https://podcast-a.akamaihd.net/mp3/podcasts/asithappens_20170601_70154.mp3




As It Happens for Wednesday, May 31, 2017, Kabul Bombing, Kabul Deportations, Anthem Changes, Foggy Trevor, Tiananmen Liquor, Sun Probe, and more

Wed, 31 May 2017 04:00:00 GMT

A black day in the green zone. An enormous truck bomb kills at least ninety people in Kabul, Afghanistan's diplomatic area -- and a witness tell us that attack has struck fear into people who live in the city.


Media Files:
https://podcast-a.akamaihd.net/mp3/podcasts/asithappens_20170531_27270.mp3




As It Happens for Tuesday, May 30, 2017, Jared Kushner Latest, Abortion Clinic, Nova Scotia Relay Team, ISIS US Colonel, Indian Restaurant and more

Tue, 30 May 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Son-in-law rise, son-in-law set. With new revelations about his meetings with Russian officials, Jared Kushner has gone from the centre of U.S. President Donald Trump's inner circle to the centre of controversy.


Media Files:
https://podcast-a.akamaihd.net/mp3/podcasts/asithappens_20170530_15170.mp3




As It Happens for Monday, May 29, 2017, BC Election, Conservative: Trost, Luke Doucet, Merkel EU Destiny, Boxer Injury, Flag Penny and more

Mon, 29 May 2017 04:00:00 GMT

United they fall. After weeks of negotiations following a tight election, British Columbia's Green Party announces it's teaming up with the provincial NDP to bring down the Liberals.


Media Files:
https://podcast-a.akamaihd.net/mp3/podcasts/asithappens_20170529_38471.mp3




Coptic Christian Attack, Denis Johnson Obit, Plinko Winner, Manchester Nurse, Star Wars Letter, Anime-Tory Convention, and more

Fri, 26 May 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Deliver us from evil. Another attack on Coptic Christians in Egypt leaves at least twenty-eight people dead -- and our guest has no faith that his government is doing what needs to be done to keep his fellow Copts safe from harm.


Media Files:
https://podcast-a.akamaihd.net/mp3/podcasts/asithappens_20170526_75264.mp3




Manchester: Warnings, Trump Lawyer Profile, Pregnant Grad, Canada Post CPR, Candidate Charged, Trunk Trip, and more

Thu, 25 May 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Sleeping through the alarm. A Muslim leader in Manchester says friends and relatives of suicide bomber Salman Abedi repeatedly warned authorities about his radicalism -- but those warnings went unheeded.


Media Files:
https://podcast-a.akamaihd.net/mp3/podcasts/asithappens_20170525_26114.mp3




Manchester: Leaks, Foreign Funding Election, Quadriplegic Parent MBA, Albatross Plastic, Bear Attacks Car, Workout Gear, and more

Wed, 24 May 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Highly sensitive. After the trauma of the Manchester suicide bombing, the UK begins an investigation -- which now includes looking outside to determine why U.S. officials are leaking inside information.


Media Files:
https://podcast-a.akamaihd.net/mp3/podcasts/asithappens_20170524_11692.mp3




Manchester: Concert-goer, Manchester: Taxi Driver, Yemen Cholera, Manchester: City Councillor, Roger Moore Obit, Manchester: Media Coverage, and more

Tue, 23 May 2017 04:00:00 GMT

It started as a night of pure fun. But as the Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England, ended, it became a night of pure horror, when a man detonated a home-made bomb in the entrance hall of the arena.


Media Files:
https://podcast-a.akamaihd.net/mp3/podcasts/asithappens_20170523_90961.mp3




Everest Deaths, Baking Soda Shortage, Queen Victoria's Underpants, Harvard Rap Thesis, Baseball Announcer, and more

Mon, 22 May 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Where "mountain climbing is synonymous with death." Four people die in one weekend on Mount Everest but we hear from a climber who says that if you've been to the summit, you wouldn't be at all surprised.


Media Files:
https://podcast-a.akamaihd.net/mp3/podcasts/asithappens_20170522_90387.mp3