Heavy medal star. Inuvik-born wheelchair athlete Brent Lakatos wins the men's 100 metre dash at the Paralympic World Championships -- claiming his third gold medal for Canada.
A block of the old chips. On learning her deceased brother had bequeathed his valuable coin collection to an American neo-Nazi group, Isabelle McCorkill obtains an injunction to stop the transfer.
Artful Dodger. An anonymous Stockholm graffitti artist continues to elude authorities, while winning worldwide attention for his depictions of weapons-wielding Disney characters.
Mexican standoff. A shootout between a notorious drug cartel and federal police highlight the tensions in the state of Michoacan, where homegrown vigilante groups are complicating the violence.
Hell-bent for feathers. Ambitious researchers attempt to find out what makes a peacock's tail fan so attractive to peahens, by equipping the female birds with eye-tracking devices.
And...how to endure an interminable bore, while having the time of your life. A pair of surfers break a North American record by riding out a twenty-nine kilometre tidal bore on New Brunswick's Petitcodiac River.
As It Happens, the Friday edition. Radio that lives on the waves.