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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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January 24: Staying on message

January 24th, 2020


Impeachment: Democrat, Iran: TSB, Jim Lehrer Obit, Tapeworm Tumour, Baby Thunderstruck Video and more

January 23: Ghost city

January 23rd, 2020


Coronavirus: Wuhan, Patrik Mathews court, Egg smuggler story, Border crackdown email, Jerk cat, Rohingya update, Northern Cree nomination and more

January 22: Open wound

January 22nd, 2020


Duceppe Family, Coronavirus: Latest, Bezos Report, Iranian-Canadian Truck Driver and more

January 21: A national travesty

January 21st, 2020


Indigenous Prisons Report, Greenwald Charges, Victoria Laywer turns 100, Meng Prosecution Siblings, Yukon Trucker Rescue and more

January 20: Vital signs

January 20th, 2020


China coronavirus, Newfoundland storm marriage, Blue Monday myth, Sepsis death study, Lutheran pastor reinstated and more

January 17: He's as driven as they come, but he's sitting this one out

January 17th, 2020


NL Storm Cabbie, Hydromorphone Vending Machine, Air plane Boarding Study, China: Canadian Detainees, Abandoned Baby Reunited, and more

January 16: A charged atmosphere

January 16th, 2020


Impeachment: Senator, Patrik Mathews Arrested, Rocky Johnson Obit, Epstein Island Estate, Australia Saving Trees and more

January 15: Smoke and Vladimirs

January 15th, 2020


Russia Leadership Moves, WNBA Deal, Tinder/Grindr Sharing, Mile Walker, Pokemon Card Missing and more

January 14: The weight of waiting

January 14th, 2020


Iran: Sister, Iran: Champagne, Globe Royals Editorial, Oakland Homeless, Burisma Hack and more

January 13: Too much to bear

January 13th, 2020


Iran: Families Protest, Iran: Minister, Exoskeleton Marathon, US Intelligence Briefing, Brotherhood Nominated and more

January 10: Connecting dots and crossing lines

January 10th, 2020


Iran Crash, John Crosbie Obit, Mohammed Hanif Novel Seized, Parrots Helping Study, and more.

January 9: Grief upon grief

January 9th, 2020


Iran Crash: Edmonton, Iran Crash: Investigation, Iran Crash: Ukraine Ambassador, Impeachment Trial, Harry and Meghan, Buffalo Return, and more.

January 8: He lost his sister, his brother-in-law and his niece

January 8th, 2020


Iran crash: Toronto victim, Iran crash: Tehran victim, Iran crash: Erin O'Toole, Meghan & Harry news, and more.

January 7: The Tug of War

January 7th, 2020


U.S. Democrat on Iran, Greek Refugee Camp, Record Archive Moving, Avro Arrow Blueprints, Elizabeth Wurtzel Obit, and more

January 6: Warning amid the mourning

January 6th, 2020


Iran: Funeral, Weinstein Trial, Auctioneer Competition, Maple Leaf Cake, Kelly Fraser Vigil, T. S. Eliot Letters, and more.

January 3: "We did not take action to start a war."

January 3rd, 2020


Iran: Soleimani killing, Iran: U.S., Australia fires wildlife, Farm to nature plan, Democracy study, X-mas tree canes and more

January 2: Lack of scorched-earth policy

January 2nd, 2020


Australia Fire: Politics, ICE Student Asylum, Jane Philpott: Opioids, Headless Torso and more.

January 1: "Raining fire"

January 1st, 2020


Australia Fires, California Privacy Law, Museum of Hangovers, As It Happens 2019 Weird Heroes and more

December 31: 5 airstrikes, 25 dead, one huge new crisis

December 31st, 2019


Iraq Embassy Protests, Carlos Ghosn Flees, Galloping Crocs, 2019 Music Interviews and more

December 30: A celebration becomes a fight for survival

December 30th, 2019


New York attack, Chinese scientist jailed, Arm taxidermy, Justin Brake, Encore: butter sculpture, Encore: Jerry Maguire VHS and more

December 27: His lucky number

December 27th, 2019


Kazakhstan Plane Crash, UAE Sailor, Horse Killer, Fave: Nardwuar, Gavle goat and more

December 26: Seismic shift

December 26th, 2019


Tsunami Anniversary, Fave: WWII Video Game, Wearable Farm, Reading: The Hockey Sweater and more

The Shepherd

December 24th, 2019


The year is 1957. An RAF pilot is heading home from Germany for Christmas. Fog sets in and all radio communication is lost. As we have nearly every Christmas Eve since 1979, As it Happens presents a classic reading of …

December 23: "System of impunity"

December 23rd, 2019


Khashoggi: Sentences, Nova Scotia Homelessness, Shipwreck Pots, Egyptian Head Cones, Reading: Gift of the Magi and more

December 20: The end of the run of the mill

December 20th, 2019


Northern Pulp: employee, Evangelicals v. Trump, Darts winner, Australia water theft, Reading: Bone Button Borscht, As It Happened: A Day in the Life …

December 19: Unreliable narrators

December 19th, 2019


Boyle ruling, P.E.I. newsmakers, Mini gingerbread house, Trump Impeachment, Reading: "To Every Thing There is a Season", and more

December 18: Book of revelations

December 18th, 2019


Jesuit abuse names, Impeachment vote, Memorizing "Finnegan's Wake", U.N. refugee children, SNC-Lavalin plea and more

December 17: Over more than just the barrel

December 17th, 2019


Danforth shooting lawsuit, Gwich'in bank meetings, Jack and Jill tweet, Cobalt mines lawsuit, The Physics of Sorrow film and more

December 16: The exception that proves the misrule

December 16th, 2019


India protests, New medical trial doctor, New Zealand: Ohio skin bank, SNC-Lavalin conviction, Saskatchewan Maritime museum, Encore: For Sama Documentary and more

December 13: Take it and leave it

December 13th, 2019


UK Election: SNP, UK Election: Conservative, NF Oysters, Denmark Wind Farm, Domesticated Foxes and more

December 12: Swift, but not Scheer

December 12th, 2019


Scheer Resigns, Vatican Donations, US military suits, Chinese Menu Artist and more

December 11: Can they pour oil on troubled water?

December 11th, 2019


Oilsands Lesson Fight, Aung San Suu Kyi Testimony, Octopus Vs. Eagle, Gabriola Island Crash, Roxette to U.S. and more

December 10: The damage done

December 10th, 2019


Langley OD Family, Michael Kovrig Anniversary, Australia Fire Photog, Rohingya at ICJ, NFLD Racism Flight and more

December 9: Dubious distinction

December 9th, 2019


Nobel Ceremony Boycott, Senator Magnitsky Motion, CO/CH Invu, No Ontario Govt Lawsuits and more

December 6: The long harm of the law

December 6th, 2019


India Rape Case, Medical Hypnosis, Polytechnique Anniversary, Uber Attacks Report and more

December 5: A matter of interpretation

December 5th, 2019


Ex-Nazi Supreme Court appeal, Australia detention centre doctor, Peloton ad actor, Nova Scotia intellectual disabilities ruling, Anti-Facebook …

December 4: The pre-disappearing act

December 4th, 2019


Mexico Canadian missing, NATO Trudeau tape, Electric eel tree, Buffalo bishop abuse, Howard Cruse obit and more

December 3: Radio-free Russia — and newspaper-free, and blog-free

December 3rd, 2019


Russia journalism law, Alberta school bus crash, Latin dictionary, Habsburg study, Vice editor sentenced, Ottawa door knocker and more

December 2: Afterthoughts in the aftermath

December 2nd, 2019


London attack update, Halifax explosion murals, Apostrophe Protection Society, Samoa measles outbreak, John Henry Waddell obit and more

November 29: On a knife edge

November 29th, 2019


London Bridge attack, Halifax police checks, Queen handwriting, Handrail case, Yemen airport, Feature: Maria Campbell and more

November 28: Scheer force of will

November 28th, 2019


Andrew Scheer: supporter, Ebola workers killed, Asbestos town name change, Texas chemical fire, U.K. nurse numbers, Nova Scotia home report and more

November 27: Beyak to square one

November 27th, 2019


Lynn Beyak back, Operation Lady Justice, Ice Age puppy, Jeudy Charlot death, Deep fake exhibit, Nova Scotia American doctor and more

November 26: French exit

November 26th, 2019


Quebec: Andrew Scheer, Climate change report, Hula hooping record, Koalas in trouble, Philippines massacre trial, German jewel heist and more

November 25: A timely vote of confidence

November 25th, 2019


Hong Kong election, Toronto pedestrian armbands, Bombers pants guy, Guatemala deportation, Joe Biden stutter, Michelin suit, Singularity dating app …

November 22: Father confessors

November 22nd, 2019


Vancouver Diocese Report, Somali Activist Killed, Music Universality Study, Propane Shortage, Border Artist and more

November 21: Climate changing

November 21st, 2019


New Environment Minister, Netanyahu Indicted, California Bar Money, Impeachment: Wrap Up, John Mann Obit, DRC Measles Deaths and more

November 20: Taking it from the top

November 20th, 2019


Impeachment: Sondland, Children's Aid Changes, Slippery Toilet, Malta Investigation Update, Trump Military Pardons, Wind Far Cancelled and more

November 19: They lost him — they wouldn't lose her

November 19th, 2019


Iranian mother reunion, Alberta election commissioner, Little Brontë book, Iran protests, South Dakota meth campaign, Finland dying town and more

November 18: Big menace on campus

November 18th, 2019


Hong Kong: Polytechnic University, Prince Andrew BBC interview, Bengals fan, Aatish Taseer, School bus seatbelts, Gelato flavours record and more

November 15: Foreign disservice

November 15th, 2019


Impeachment: Marie Yovanovitch, Saskatoon baby boxes, Too-soon Christmas, Shelburne water, Dick Stevenson obit, Bay of Fundy garbage and more

November 14: A case of the vapers

November 14th, 2019


B.C. vaping regulations, Manus Island refugee visa, 3-antlered buck, Impeachment photographer, No Wi-Fi town, Idaho library and more

November 13: Both sides are buckling down — and buckling up

November 13th, 2019


Impeachment hearing, New Brunswick smelter closing, Erdoğan protester, John Murrell obit, Bolivia former minister and more

November 12: Incendiary remarks

November 12th, 2019


New South Wales fires, Dutch ISIS repatriation ruling, Mouse deer sightings, Myanmar prosecution, Roger Stone trial, Harrods Christmas and more

November 11: Coach's scorners

November 11th, 2019


Don Cherry fired, Halifax detention convictions, Italian campaign vet, Paradise fire survivor, Bolivia coup and more

November 8: How the west could be won

November 8th, 2019


Brian Pallister, Italian senator threats, Flying canoe festival, Dopamine fasts, 30th Anniversary East Germany, Truck deaths update and more

November 7: They'll take dollars, but they're after change

November 7th, 2019


Senators meeting, Antigua reparations, Mona Lisa move, Uighur activist McMaster University, New Brunswick town saved, Australia soccer player and more

November 6: He who hesitates

November 6th, 2019


UK Russia Report, Rawi Hage, Nell Scoville, Stolen Violin, Dingo Found and more

November 5: Endurance test

November 5th, 2019


Mexico Mormon deaths, China meat, Failure study, Sondland: Impeachment, Oakland transit rescue and more

November 4: Reaching the eco-logical conclusion

November 4th, 2019


Elizabeth May, Delhi smog, Otter koi fish opera, Chickens purchase, New Senate group, Niagara barge moved and more

November 1: Secret weapon

November 1st, 2019


Iraq protest, Wexit Indigenous, Loons raise duckling, Sheldon Kennedy, Pakistan HIV, Weed in nose and more

October 31: For oil intents and purposes

October 31st, 2019


Encana leaves, Disinformation campaign, Halloween date change, Deadspin staff, Jackson Pollock physics, Most haunted village and more

October 30: Lingering concerns

October 30th, 2019


Grenfell Tower Report, Sheshatshui Suicide Emergency, Cross Stitch Project, Feature: Ian McEwan, Turnip Carving and more

October 29: Stop the presses?

October 29th, 2019


Indigenous newspaper fire, al-Baghdadi: Yazidis, Hamilton head usher, Brexit coin, Trudeau: Regina mayor, Rikers Island closing and more

October 28: The military strike and the President's strike-out

October 28th, 2019


Al-Baghdadi Raid, California Fire Evacuations, Creepy Dolls, Impeachment: Republican Strategy, Truck Deaths: Vietnam, Vancouver Jogger and more

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