May 19, 2015 | 4:36Metro Morning Canadian Tire Audio
Metro Morning Canadian Tire May 19, 2015 | 4:36Canada's retail sector is struggling. In recent months, Target has pulled out of the country, and Future Shop has closed down. But one of this country's most iconic retailers continues to ring up solid sales.
May 19, 2015 | 7:13Metro Morning The end of OMNI Audio
Metro Morning The end of OMNI May 19, 2015 | 7:13For decades, OMNI TV and its predecessor provided Canadian newscasts in a variety of languages other than English. But now, that programming has faded to black. That's not sitting well with some community leaders.
May 18, 2015 | 4:23Metro Morning Carnegie choir Audio
Metro Morning Carnegie choir May 18, 2015 | 4:23It's an opportunity of a lifetime for any musician, the chance to perform on the world-renowned stage at Carnegie Hall in New York City. And, for one choral conductor, it's an opportunity that fell into her lap.
May 19, 2015 | 11:52Metro Morning Hamilton mailboxes Audio
Metro Morning Hamilton mailboxes May 19, 2015 | 11:52Who has the final say on where Canada Post's new community mailboxes will go? The city of Hamilton and Canada Post are each claiming jurisdiction, and they're going to court to settle the dispute.
May 13, 2015 | 7:34Metro Morning Illegal strike Audio
Metro Morning Illegal strike May 13, 2015 | 7:34Could the strikes which are affecting thousands of high school students in Peel, Durham and Sudbury be illegal? That's the view of the three school boards affected and now they're taking the matter to the Ontario Labour Relations Board.
May 18, 2015 | 8:08Metro Morning Attention span Audio
Metro Morning Attention span May 18, 2015 | 8:08If you can pay attention long enough to hear me say the rest of this sentence, you could be in the minority. According to new research, the average Canadian can only concentrate on something for eight seconds.
Apr 30, 2015 | 4:56Metro Morning Diverse Writers Panel Audio
Metro Morning Diverse Writers Panel Apr 30, 2015 | 4:56Our country has produced several literary stars, but tonight, a panel at the North York Library will ask why so few of those stars are people of colour. Matt Galloway spoke with panelist and author Jael Richardson.
May 21, 2015 | 7:00Metro Morning Precarity Audio
Metro Morning Precarity May 21, 2015 | 7:00Nice work if you can get it ... but many of us can't. Half of all workers in the GTA experience some form of job insecurity, and that can have serious consequences, according to a new report. Matt Galloway spoke with the report's author, Wayne Lewchuk.