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As It Happens from CBC Radio

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Take 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 complex to the weird and wacky.

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July 3: Forcing the issue

July 3rd, 2020


Champagne Hong Kong, Atlantic Bubble, Cave Find, Covid Sailor, BLM Cyclist, Pubby McDrunkface and more.

As It Happened Episode 1: Food, Glorious Food

July 3rd, 2020


This episode of "As It Happened, The Archive Edition" is all about food. Whether it's a carrot cookie, a King Kong-sized mound of chopped liver, or a slice of belly button cheese — you're sure to find something to whet …

July 2: Right-hand woman

July 2nd, 2020


Ghislaine Maxwell Arrested, California Doctor ID Law, Connecticut Well Rescue, Virginia Hair Discrimination, Monster Star Disappears, Goldman Sachs …

July 1: Hong Kongers take to the streets

July 1st, 2020


Hong Kong law enacted, NHL hub cities, Facebook ads: Arc'teryx, COVID-19 film production, and more.

June 30: Prison breaking point

June 30th, 2020


COVID-19 cases at San Quentin Prison, Carl Reiner obituary, the mysterious "Cronk" drink, Elijah McClain investigation, Mr. Potato Head mixup, and more.

June 29: Reckless abandonment?

June 29th, 2020


Human Rights Watch on Canadians in Syria, US and Canadian healthcare, Dolphin hunting study, Climate change and the economy, UK pub rules, and more.

June 26: Black and blue

June 26th, 2020


Dafonte Miller, SCC Uber Decision, Wayne Ngan Obit, Family Visits NB, Enright Echo, Duck Fish Eggs and more.

June 25: A nursing student sues RCMP

June 25th, 2020


Kelowna Arrest, Texas Covid-19, Trudeau No-Swap, Indiana Bookstore, Near Stonehenge Discovery, Ghost Pub and more.

June 24: Charges dropped

June 24th, 2020


Chief Allan Adam, RCMP Commissioner Lucki, Barber Busy, Scrabble Debate, Roger Stone Prosecutor, Elvis the Croc and more.

June 23: An alleged war criminal killed

June 23rd, 2020


London Homicide, ICC Sanctions, McGill Valedictorian, Kenney Edmonton, Nascar Bubba Wallace, Favourite Number Guy and more.

June 22: His family called for help

June 22nd, 2020


Mississauga Police Shooting, Arizona Covid-19 Cases, Netherlands Unaccompanied Minors, China and Trudeau, Irish Tomb Remains, Bulls and more.

June 19: New strategy needed

June 19th, 2020


Michaels Charged, Minnesota Freedom Fund, BC Emergency Rooms, Failure Museum, MB Human Rights Museum, ON School Return and more.

June 18: Sorry not sorry

June 18th, 2020


Jagmeet Singh, Contact Tracing App, Honeybee Queen Voices, DACA Ruling, Democrats on Bolton Book, Lawnmowers and more.

June 17: He shoots, but he doesn't score

June 17th, 2020


UN Security Council Vote, Black Parliamentarians, NBA Plan, Atlanta Police Charges, Sarah Hegazi, Nude Flying and more.

June 16: Hero to zero

June 16th, 2020


Grocery Essential Worker, Hal Johnson, Porta-Potty Library, Taiwan Airport Tour, Tulsa Trump Rally, Moose Calls and more.

June 15: Equal before the law

June 15th, 2020


Supreme Court LQBTQ Ruling, Montreal Bar Complaints, Marianas Trench Astronaut, Minnesota Posthumous Pardon, London Protest, Dr. Moose and more.

June 12: Too many are dying

June 12th, 2020


BC Overdoses, CHAZ Zone, Scottish Professor and Statues, Olive Surgery, Quadriga, Spitting and more.

June 11: A monumental achievement

June 11th, 2020


Cecil Rhodes Statue, New Brunswick Doctor Response, Unicorn Meat, University of Alberta Iranian Posthumous Grads, Racism Dictionary Definition, Anthony Fauci and more.

June 10: A shot in the dark

June 10th, 2020


Sweden PM Cold Case, Sydney Loney Update, Cops Cancelled, Dalai Lama?, Lecce Day Care, Meowing Bullfrog and more.

June 9: Seizing the moment

June 9th, 2020


Democrats Police Reform, Minnesota Police Proposal, Rube Goldberg Winner, Robot Editors, Camden Police: Rodriguez, Whistling and more.

June 8: Protection not predation

June 8th, 2020


LA Police Budget Cut, Camden Police Changes, Chantel Moore Death, Golden Gate Whistle, Treasure Found, Boring Stories and more.

June 5: Pushed to the edge

June 5th, 2020


Toronto Protest, Robert E Lee statue, Market Rebound, Covid Birth, Fox Steals Shoes and more.

June 4: Inquiring minds

June 4th, 2020


Nova Scotia Mass Killing Inquiry, Irish Gravestone, Mike the Headless Chicken, RCMP Cape Dorset, Al Sharpton Eulogy, Ottawa Coyote Attack and more.

June 3: Bad blood

June 3rd, 2020


George Floyd: David McAttee, Esper Trump Event, Regina Profiling, Birdsong Recordings Germany, Ontario Migrant Workers, Black Sheep and more.

June 2: Open-door policy

June 2nd, 2020


George Floyd: DC Home Opened, Trump at Church, Bone Marrow Courier, Hong Kong Refugees and more.

June 1: In the name of justice

June 1st, 2020


George Floyd: NY State Senator, George Floyd: Restaurant Burned, Tienanmen Anniversary Cancelled, George Floyd: Santa Cruz Chief, From Our Archives: Rat Tickler and more.

May 29: Charging ahead

May 29th, 2020


George Floyd Arrest, Larry Kramer Obit, From Our Archives: Strongman, New Brunswick COVID Doctor and more.

May 28: Courting trouble

May 28th, 2020


Hong Kong: Champagne, George Floyd Death, Norway Crew, Toronto Neighbourhood Covid, Harlequin LGBT and more

May 27: Sit tight

May 27th, 2020


Meng Wanzhou Decision: David Mulroney, Long Term Care Folo, Seagull Pepperoni, Newfoundland Fishermen Deaths, Torstar Sold, and more.

May 26: Home truths

May 26th, 2020


Ontario Care Home: Daughter, Alastair Campbell, Cicadas Defender, Ontario Testing/Contact Tracing, Moss Moves and more.

May 25: A signing of things to come

May 25th, 2020


Hong Kong Security Law, Germany Castle Bolivians, From Our Archives: Magic Circle, Oxford Vaccine, Canada Post Late and more.

May 22: Homeland insecurity

May 22nd, 2020


Hong Kong: Beijing Security Law, Ahmaud Arbery Charges, Elon Musk Phone, Facebook WFH, From Our Archives: Buddy the Ass and more.

May 21: A 500-year flood in the middle of a pandemic

May 21st, 2020


Michigan Flooding, NB Farmers, From Our Archives: Nail Nose, COVID Propaganda Bots, Voting Age Bill and more.

May 20: Looking for work

May 20th, 2020


NB Foreign Workers, Roe Vs. Wade Doc, From Our Archives: Phone Revenge, Gilgamesh Tablet Returned and more

May 19: War on a war on women

May 19th, 2020


Incel Terrorism Charges, Genocide Financier Arrested, From Our Archives: Glasgow Chef, Ontario Schools Stay Closed, Blue Bee Found and more.

May 18: Calling for an investigation

May 18th, 2020


WHA Meeting, Snowbird Crash, From Our Archives: Loon Rescue, Hong Kong Anthem Law, Arkansas Concert and more.

May 15: Deal making...and breaking

May 15th, 2020


Wet'suwet'en Chiefs Decision, Calgary Restaurants, Haunted House, Germany Soccer Reopen, From Our Archives: Kick in the Pants and more

May 14: Justice delayed

May 14th, 2020


Trump/Flynn, Legault Blames Journo, Pub on Wheels, Italy Travelling Medics, From Our Archives: Chicken Hypnosis and more

May 13: Early Warning

May 13th, 2020


NS Shooting Neighbour, South Korea LGBTQ, 1080 Skateboarder, Weird Heroes Pack and more

May 12: Born into violence

May 12th, 2020


Kabul Hospital Attack, COVID: Seniors Aid, From Our Archives: Gus the Asparagus Man, Nova Scotia Psychological Autopsy, Seahorse Prof Prize and more.

May 11: First in Class

May 11th, 2020


Quebec Schools Reopen, Taiwan WHO, From Our Archives: Loudest Shout and Snore, Bridge Drive-In, From Our Archives: Double Rainbow Guy Obit, South …

May 8: Samply the best

May 8th, 2020


Nebraska COVID-19 Testing, Flooding in East Africa, VE Day Vet, Georgia Driving Tests, Naked Snake Wrestler, Brian May's Butt and more...

May 7: The other virus

May 7th, 2020


5G Conspiracies, Venezuela Coup Attempt, Sidewalk Labs' Exit, Czech Mayors Targeted, Flowbee Home Haircut and more...

May 6: Too weird to fail

May 6th, 2020


Attempted Coup in Venezuela, Quebec's School Rules, COVID-19 for Taxi Drivers, San Francisco Prisons, Principal Visits Texas Grads and more...

May 5: Watching her back

May 5th, 2020


Brampton, Ont. LTC Conditions, Philippines TV Network Shut Down, Support for the Agriculture Sector, Maple Syrup Tongue and more...

May 4: Fresh air

May 4th, 2020


Italy Begins Re-Opening, Russia's COVID-19 Spike, Muder Hornets, Chicago Cubs Fan's Dark Secret and more...

May 1: Open-minded

May 1st, 2020


New Gun Rules; Joe Biden Allegations; Michigan Protest; Tony Allen Obit; Animal Break-ins and more...

April 30: Paying tribute

April 30th, 2020


Helicopter Crash; No Tax Haven Aid; Dog Returns After Tennessee Tornado; Denis Goldberg Obit and more...

April 29: Glass half full

April 29th, 2020


Remdesivir Drug Trials; COVID-19 in La Loche, Sask.; Irrfan Khan Obit; Picklesfest and more...

April 28: The worst kind of déjà vu

April 28th, 2020


Flooding in Fort McMurray, Alta.; Lithuanian Patios; Car Car Truck; Pompeii Recycling, Hockey Stick Haircut and more.

April 27: Back to school

April 27th, 2020


Quebec Schools Reopening; Pelham, Ont. Outbreak; Saudi Arabia to Stop Flogging; Ice Cream Wars; Coronavirus Gruffalo and more.

April 24: Big questions

April 24th, 2020


RCMP Commissioner, Ramadan, Teddy Bear Rescue, Cargill Meat Plant, Car Insurance, Fart Stories and more.

April 23: Tee time

April 23rd, 2020


N.S. RCMP, Sask. Restrictions Lifted, U.S. Distancing Counter-Protest, Toilet Seat Collection, Kim's Convenience and more.

April 22: Health goals

April 22nd, 2020


P.E.I. COVID Restrictions, Outbreak in High River, Alta., 'Boston Strog' Runner, Georgia Restauranteur, Singing Dogs and more

April 21: Neighbourhood watch

April 21st, 2020


N.S. Shooting: Nick Beaton, N.S. Victim Alerts, East-West Testing, Honk Kong Arrests, Tasmania Sheep Found, and more

April 20: Indelible

April 20th, 2020


NS Shooting: Victim Friend, NS Shooting: Councillor, NS Shooting: Bill Blair, From Our Archives: BC Cave, Juul Study, New Orleans Musicians and more

April 17: Not fillin' well

April 17th, 2020


Orphan Wells, Ventilator Use, From Our Archives: Penis Museum, Taiwan Baseball, Virtual Haircuts and more

April 16: Delayed reaction

April 16th, 2020


WHO Conservative Critic, Ontario Testing Expansion, Weird String Creature, New York Nurse Update, From our Archives: Goldfish Pak and more

April 15: Care-sworn

April 15th, 2020


Seniors Minister, BC Care Home Folo, N.L. Premier, Music Special, and more.

April 14: Timing is everything

April 14th, 2020


Spain Back to Work, Apiary Workers, From Our Archives: Squirrel Bridge, South Dakota Cities, Quarantine Email Poem and more.

April 13: From care home to crime scene

April 13th, 2020


Herron: Wheeland, COVID: Rapid Test, From Our Archives: Keyfob dog, Saudi Lav Deal, Oil Production Analysis and more

April 10: Learning the hard way

April 10th, 2020


COVID: CMA President, Ecuador COVID, Allana Harkin, Vancouver Drive-by Confession and more.

April 9: The new abnormal

April 9th, 2020


Ontario Testing Folo, Eden Robinson, Restaurant Dollar Bills, COVID Dynamic Distancing Study, From Our Archives: Honku and more

April 8: Getting testy

April 8th, 2020


Ontario Care Home Testing, Bernie Sanders Suspends Campaign, From Our Archives: Prune Eating Champion, Comet Excitement and more

April 7: Top down

April 7th, 2020


Boris Johnson Health, Wisconsin Primary, From Our Archives: Moose Poo Crafts, Church-Goers, Struggling Restaurants and more

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