As It Happens
Friday, April 24, 2015 - Khadr Gets Bail, Armenian...04/24/15
One step closer. A judge grants Omar Khadr bail, pending appeal -- and we hear from the man who intends to give him a place to stay: his lawyer, Dennis Edney.
Thursday, April 23, 2015 - Pakistan Drone Strike, Med...
For years, they worked to bring Warren Weinstein home. Now, family and friends are shattered to hear that the aid worker -- kidnapped in Pakistan in 2011 -- was killed in a disastrous U.S. drone strike.
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - Odeyak Voyage, Kraft Dinner...
The canoe that plowed through a dam. Twenty-five years ago today, Cree and Inuit paddlers arrived in Manhattan from northern Quebec, to protest -- and eventually kill -- a massive James Bay hydroelectric dam project.
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - Budget: Cullen, Brison,...
Rebirth by a thousand cuts. In their pre-election budget, the Conservatives hope to boost their support with tax cuts for small businesses, seniors, and families -- plus balanced books.
Monday, April 20, 2015 - Migrant Deaths, Toni Morrison,...
Engulfed. As Europe struggles to cope with an influx of migrants by sea, we'll go to Catania, Italy -- where fewer than thirty people survived the capsizing of a ship in the Mediterranean that killed as many as one-thousand men, women and children.
Friday, April 17, 2015 - Chicago Police, Cirillo Ceremony,...
More than money, he wants payback. The city of Chicago will compensate people tortured by a crew of bad cops -- but our guest won't be satisfied until the alleged ringleader is stripped of his police pension.
Thursday, April 16, 2015 - CBC Report, Seattle Minimum...
Failures, missed opportunities, and inaction. A report on the way the CBC dealt with former host Jian Ghomeshi finds all of the above and more -- and Corporation managers say they accept the findings.
As It Happens: Missing & Murdered Special Series
As It Happens is telling the stories of Canada's murdered and missing indigenous women and girls. The stories collected here are just a few among hundreds documented in a new CBC project 'Missing and Murdered: Unsolved Cases of Indigenous Women &...
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 - Brad Wall: Modi, NS Film...
Breaking the isotopes. After a meeting with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall feels radiant about a deal involving hundreds of millions of dollars' worth of Canadian uranium.
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 - Ukraine Announcement, Missing...
Providing defense, creating offense. Canada announces it's sending troops to train Ukrainian forces -- but our guest, a Russian parliamentarian, says that will just fan the flames.
Monday, April 13, 2015 - Ontario Carbon, Gunter Grass...
Not just blowing smoke. Ontario and Quebec join forces to fight climate change through cap-and-trade -- and Ontario's Economic Development Minister says the federal government is in no position to criticize the plan.
Friday, April 10, 2015 - Honduras Pirates, Missing and...
Robbed by pirates. Abandoned on a remote island. A Calgary couple's sailing adventure in Honduras goes south in the most frightening way possible -- and tonight, we'll hear how they survived.
Thursday, April 9, 2015 - SC Shooting Follow-Up, Tory...
A history of violence. Former South Carolina police officer Michael Slager has been charged with murder -- a murder a man named Mario Givens says could have been prevented, if the authorities had listened to him.
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - North Charleston Shooting,...
He took aim as Walter Scott ran away. Then a South Carolina police officer fired eight times at Mr. Scott's back. That officer has now been charged with murder -- and there are more protests over the death of an unarmed black man.
Tuesday, April 07/15 -- Ukrainian Pianist, Reinstate...
Music to no one's ears. When the Toronto Symphony Orchestra cancels a performance with a pianist who tweeted some controversial opinions about Ukraine, some applaud -- and some criticize its tone-deafness...The centre cannot hold. ISIS takes over a...
Monday, April 6, 2015 - Maher Arar Revelations, Dateline:...
Torturous dismay. A former CIA agent says insiders warned that Maher Arar was innocent before he was rendered to Syria. The Arar inquiry's top lawyer says he's somehow not surprised.
Friday, April 3, 2015 - Skinny Model Ban, Alabama Prisoner...
Zeroing out. A former French model celebrates as the National Assembly passes a law that bans dangerously thin models from strutting their stuff on the Paris catwalk.
Thursday, April 2, 2015 - Kenya Attack, Iran Nuke Deal,...
Darkest at dawn. Al-Shabaab militants target Christian students during early-morning prayers, killing more than a hundred-and-forty people. I'll speak with a student who managed to escape.
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - Yemen Latest, Senator...
Saudi Arabia says it's trying to restore order. But its airstrikes have created chaos and casualties in Yemen -- and the situation is deteriorating by the minute.
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - Indiana Religious Rights Law,...
Damage control. Indiana's governor says the state will fix its controversial religious freedom law -- but our guest is one of many who say it's discriminatory -- and irreparable.
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