Tue, 28 Mar 2017 04:00:00 GMTMar. 28: Also, return to dissenter. Three years after they participated in pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong, nine activists are arrested -- immediately following the election of a new Beijing-friendly chief executive.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 04:00:00 GMTMar. 27: Also, if you buy a so-called "smart tractor," you're locked into a restrictive contract that makes repairs prohibitively expensive -- so some desperate D-I-Y farmers are resorting to buying hacked software.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 04:00:00 GMTMar. 24: Also, President Trump did make progress on another promise, though, giving the go-ahead to the Keystone XL pipeline -- although a Nebraska farmer says that progress will come to a screeching halt at his property line.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 04:00:00 GMTMar. 23: Also, he was off to meet our guest. Instead, he met an assassin. Today, a former Russian lawmaker and critic of Vladimir Putin was gunned down in Kiev -- and the man he was scheduled to see is pointing the finger at Moscow.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 04:00:00 GMTMar. 22: Also, a car and a knife. Those two simple things were apparently the assailant's only weapons in London today; we'll ask a former security official if it's time to issue guns to British police.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 04:00:00 GMTMar. 21: Also, keep calm and do not carry those things on. The U.S. and the U.K. both announce a ban on laptops and other electronic devices on flights from certain airports in the Middle East and Africa.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 04:00:00 GMTMar. 20: Also, At a hearing in Washington, James Comey offers another extraordinary revelation: this time, that the FBI is investigating Russian interference in the election -- and any links between the Trump campaign and Russia.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 04:00:00 GMTMar. 17: Also, Close encounters of the burned kind. A BBC team went up Mount Etna in Sicily to do a story on volcano monitoring -- and ran down at top speed when it abruptly erupted.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 04:00:00 GMTMar. 16: Also, pre-emptive spike. After a white rhino at a French zoo is brutally killed for its horns, a Czech zoo decides to dehorn all its rhinos before poachers can even try.
Wed, 15 Mar 2017 04:00:00 GMTMar. 15: Also, make lakes great again. The Trump Administration may be preparing to slash the funding of the Great Lakes clean-up program -- and a Wisconsin mayor tells us what he's doing to keep that program from being watered down.
Tue, 14 Mar 2017 04:00:00 GMTMar. 14: Also, house of discards. They made their homes in a gigantic landfill in Ethiopia. Then, the whole thing came crashing down. Now, the death toll keeps climbing.
Mon, 13 Mar 2017 04:00:00 GMTPlus, the enormous toll on the smallest people. It has been six years since the civil war began in Syria -- and UNICEF says more children were killed there last year than ever before.
Fri, 10 Mar 2017 05:00:00 GMTMar. 10: Also, a story that may have more than one big payoff. An investigative reporter says Sweden's arrest of a Bombardier employee for suspected bribery may only be the beginning of the company's legal problems.
Thu, 09 Mar 2017 05:00:00 GMTMar. 9: Also, making a federal case of it. Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister wants Ottawa to take action to stem the flow of refugees entering illegally from the United States -- but he won't say what action.
Wed, 08 Mar 2017 05:00:00 GMTMar. 8: Also, they were dressed as doctors. But they weren't at the hospital in Kabul to help, they were there to kill -- and tonight, a journalist tells us about the deadly attack that ISIS says it orchestrated.
Tue, 07 Mar 2017 05:00:00 GMTMar. 7: Also, he was bounced -- but next year, he'll be bouncing. After years of being banned from the All Native Basketball Tournament because he didn't pass the "blood quantum" test, Jos Wilson wins his fight to play.
Mon, 06 Mar 2017 05:00:00 GMTMar. 6: Also, sudden death, delayed response. Seven months after a mentally ill Somali-Canadian man dies following a confrontation with police, Ontario's police watchdog charges an Ottawa officer with manslaughter.
Fri, 03 Mar 2017 05:00:00 GMTMar. 3: Also, from online byline to way out of line. Police charge a disgraced former journalist with making a number of anti-Semitic threats across the U.S. -- and our guest believes the same guy has been harassing him for months.
Thu, 02 Mar 2017 05:00:00 GMTMar. 2: Also, an Edmonton parking enforcement officer is floored to learn the man accused of assaulting him with a crow bar and a box-cutter has had his charges stayed.
Wed, 01 Mar 2017 05:00:00 GMTMar. 1: Also, the red flag was a red flag. In 2015, a group of Confederate flag lovers cruelly disrupted an eight-year-old black child's birthday party -- and this week, two of them were given prison sentences.
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMTFeb. 28: Also, the truth hurt. Remembering the late Augie Merasty -- who turned the ugly legacy of his time at residential school into a memoir that became an award-winning bestseller.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMTFeb. 27: Also, a tale of two tales. Author Joseph Boyden acknowledges the similarities between one of his short stories and a story by an Ojibway elder -- but says he didn't copy from the latter to write the former.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMTFeb: 24: Also, a step forward -- or a step skipped. Two provinces announce they're reconsidering the role of preliminary inquiries in the court process to prevent unreasonable delays -- but our guest says that's unreasonable.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMTFeb. 23: Also, an Iowa state senator wants universities to grill potential professors about their politics during job interviews -- to ensure Republicans and Democrats are equally represented at the lectern.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMTFeb. 22: Also, belatedly guilty as charged. Jamal al-Harith was a former Guantanamo detainee who always insisted on his innocence -- but now he's died as a suicide bomber for ISIS in Iraq.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMTFeb. 21: Also, when it comes to lost works of literature, Walt Whitman really does contain multitudes. A Texas grad student discovers a forgotten novel by the great American poet.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMTFeb. 20: Also, the war over the war on drugs. Last summer, we spoke with a senator in the Philippines who was investigating President Duterte's violent drug crackdown. This weekend, she was charged with corruption.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMTFeb. 17: Also, just grab your gear and go. The Canadian outfitter Arc'teryx says the fight has only begun after it leads a big outdoor trade show to leave Utah for a state that's keener to protect its nature preserves.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMTFeb. 16: Also, Daniel Ramirez Medina was a so-called "DREAMer", protected from deportation -- but he and hundreds of other undocumented immigrants are abruptly learning that doesn't matter under the new U.S. President.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMTAlso, he talked the talk -- so he was forced to walk the walk. But the end of Michael Flynn's short tenure as U.S. National Security Advisor may just mark the beginning of an investigation into his conversations with the Russian Ambassador.
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMTAlso, more power to them. A new bill would let U.S. border officials search and question Canadian citizens on Canadian soil -- and we'll find out why Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale thinks that's a good idea.
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMTAlso, they won't cross that bridge when they come to it. Given its proximity to the U.S., Windsor students usually take lots of field trips Stateside -- but for now, because of the travel ban, all American visits are off.
Fri, 10 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMTAlso, a re-open door policy. Less than a year after adopting the so-called "Dubs scheme" to welcome unaccompanied child refugees, the U.K. shuts it down -- and Lord Dubs himself wants that reversal reversed.
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMTAlso, he kept his nose out of trouble. But the rest of him was in serious jeopardy -- and an Australian man's nostrils were what kept him alive after his excavator fell in a waterhole, trapping him inside for hours.
Wed, 08 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMTAlso, after a tornado in Louisiana, Yoshekia Brown is experiencing the worst kind of déjà vu -- because 12 years after Hurricane Katrina, her home has once again been destroyed.
Tue, 07 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMTAlso, art imitates strife. A German-Syrian artist recreates a dramatic scene from the streets of Aleppo, Syria, in the streets of Dresden -- and creates an unexpected controversy.
Mon, 06 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMTAlso, back at death's door. For the second time in two years, a Russian opposition activist is in hospital after suffering multiple-organ failure -- and his wife believes he was poisoned both times.
Fri, 03 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMTAlso, felonious bunk. To bolster the case for U.S. President Trump's immigration ban, Kellyanne Conway brings up the "Bowling Green Massacre" -- which never happened.
Thu, 02 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMTAlso, the late author Bharati Mukherjee spent decades exploring what it meant to be an immigrant -- and tonight, her husband -- Canadian writer Clark Blaise -- shares his memories.
Wed, 01 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMTAlso, even after she arrived, she was left in transit. A driver locks a 19-year-old woman with autism and epilepsy on the school bus for six hours -- and now, she's afraid to go back to school.
Tue, 31 Jan 2017 05:00:00 GMTAlso, in the chaos of the massacre, a member of the mosque was arrested by police. But he turned out to have nothing to do with the murders. Now he's been released -- and he says he doesn't blame the officers.
Mon, 30 Jan 2017 05:00:00 GMTAlso, "humanity's ugliest face." That's how a Quebec MP describes the attack, calling it an act of terrorism. And he's urging all Canadians to reach out to members of the Muslim community to express their solidarity.
Fri, 27 Jan 2017 05:00:00 GMTAlso, nearly eighty years after a black man was dragged from his jail cell and shot to death, a police chief in Georgia apologizes for his department's role in the lynching.
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 05:00:00 GMTAlso, up for the wall -- or up against it. U.S. President Donald Trump says he'll put a "big, beautiful wall" on the border with Mexico -- but one of our guests thinks it's too much and the other thinks it's not enough.
Wed, 25 Jan 2017 05:00:00 GMTAlso, getting the General idea. We ask former General Andrew Leslie to share his marching orders, as he becomes the parliamentary point man on relations with the U.S. under Donald Trump.
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 05:00:00 GMTAlso, Keystone O-K. The new U.S. President turns the controversial pipeline project around -- and despite campaigning against it, the Alberta government now says it's happy with the White House's reversal.
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 05:00:00 GMTAlso, Courtney Barrett and her family barely escaped the powerful "winter tornadoes" that struck Georgia this weekend, before one destroyed her trailer.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 05:00:00 GMTAlso, a hero's son's welcome. There is no greater icon to American conservatives than Ronald Reagan -- and tonight, his son Michael shares his hopes for the incoming administration.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 05:00:00 GMTAlso, she knows how fast things can go downhill. Which is why the CEO of a snowboard company says she'll pay for any of her employees to attend the Women's March on Washington this weekend.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 05:00:00 GMTAlso, a good deed goes punished. The president of a Missouri college lets a homeless student crash in the school library on a cold night -- and is promptly given the boot for lending a hand.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 05:00:00 GMTAlso, it will never be off his radar. Investigators suspend the search for Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 and the father of a passenger on that lost plane worries he'll never know what happened to his son.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 05:00:00 GMTAlso, a monumental civil rights moment gets its monument. President Obama announces an official commemoration of the firebombing of a bus full of "Freedom Riders" in Alabama in 1961 -- and we'll speak with a survivor of that attack.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 05:00:00 GMTAlso, Alvin Fiddler, Nishnawbe Aski Nation Grand Chief, tells us how a northern Ontario community is coping after the suicides of two twelve-year-old girls.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 05:00:00 GMTAlso, what else could he do? Arthur Manuel's sister remembers the First Nations leader as a man who's passion for both his family and his people would know no end.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 05:00:00 GMTAlso, yes we can. And yes, he did. A Chicago pastor and friend of Barack Obama's reflects on the legacy of the community activist who became his country's first black President.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 05:00:00 GMTAlso, shuffling his Trump card. Days before the new U.S. president takes office, Justin Trudeau rejigs his cabinet to include a new foreign minister whose focus so far has been entirely on trade.
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 05:00:00 GMTAlso, Iran mourns former President Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani as a revolutionary hero but our guest says it's his power to temper anti-western views that will really be missed.
Fri, 06 Jan 2017 05:00:00 GMTAlso, president de-flect. Donald Trump calls a briefing on Russian interference in the US election 'constructive', but the president-elect still doesn't say that the Kremlin did anything wrong.
Thu, 05 Jan 2017 05:00:00 GMTAlso, a Chicago physician says she wouldn't be alive if it weren't for great medical care but her brush with death has inspired her to appeal to the people in her profession to exercise a little bit of empathy.
Wed, 04 Jan 2017 05:00:00 GMTAlso, a TV presenter says the BBC's decision to leave some dark realities out of its new Planet Earth series will contribute to the extinction of the animals it portrays.
Tue, 03 Jan 2017 05:00:00 GMTAlso, throwing it in reverse. When protectionist U.S. President-elect Donald Trump takes the wheel, this country's auto industry worries that he'll pump the brakes on Canadian exports -- and jobs.
Mon, 02 Jan 2017 05:00:00 GMTPlus, Crime against nature. To celebrate Canada's hundred-and-fiftieth birthday this year, admission to national parks is free -- which has an Alberta naturalist worried that a stampede of hikers will make the outdoors not-so-great.
Fri, 30 Dec 2016 05:00:00 GMTPlus, The very pictures of health. After looking at hundreds of paintings, scientists believe they can detect early signs that an artist developed certain conditions -- by carefully examining their brushstrokes. And a whole lot more...
Thu, 29 Dec 2016 05:00:00 GMTAlso, a pop up to shoot-up. In Nanaimo, B.C., a city councillor puts up a totally un-sanctioned tent, where drug users can safely inject drugs -- right beside City Hall.