Friday, May 25, 2012 | Categories: Episodes
* St. Thomas Plant Closure. Once a hub for car manufacturing, the southwestern Ontario town takes another blow when Timken announces it's closing its plant.
* TB+Email: EI Changes. As It Happens listeners weigh in on the federal government's planned changes to Employment Insurance.
* Scottish Independence. Scottish independence supporters launch their campaign to win Scotland's 2014 referendum.
* SETI Astronomer Retires. After 35 years of searching for extraterrestrial life, the director of SETI Research is stepping down.
* FTR: John Baird. The Foreign Affairs Minister uses a speech about religious freedom to address issues with Canadian foreign policy.
* Oldest Instruments. A German archeologist has uncovered the earliest musical instruments ever -- flutes that date back more than 40-thousand years.