The National | Oct 27, 2013 | 2:18

Lou Reed 1942-2013

A rock and roll pioneer is gone. Lou Reed dies at the age of 71. Paul Hunter looks back on his life.

Now Playing on CBC Radio Help Refresh

CBC Radio One

Listen Live Ottawa change

CBC Radio 2

Listen Live Eastern change

CBC Radio 3

Listen Live Radio 3
News - RAW John Kerry speech at UN climate summitSep 22, 2014 | 2:03News RAW John Kerry speech at UN climate summit Video
News RAW John Kerry speech at UN climate summit Sep 22, 2014 | 2:03U.S. secretary of state announces U.S. initiative to combat climate change
News - RAW Typhoon Fung-Wong hits ChinaSep 22, 2014 | 1:23News RAW Typhoon Fung-Wong hits China Video
News RAW Typhoon Fung-Wong hits China Sep 22, 2014 | 1:23Eastern China slammed with strong winds and rain from typhoon
News - Saskatoon bus riders hit the bricksSep 22, 2014 | 1:25News Saskatoon bus riders hit the bricks Video
News Saskatoon bus riders hit the bricks Sep 22, 2014 | 1:25The city locked out its transit union Saturday night following unsuccessful bargaining. The sides are reported to be far apart
News - RAW Charlottetown floodingSep 22, 2014 | 1:12News RAW Charlottetown flooding Video
News RAW Charlottetown flooding Sep 22, 2014 | 1:12Streets in Charlottetown were flooded this morning from overnight rains
News - RAW Syrian refugees cross Turkey borderSep 22, 2014 | 1:33News RAW Syrian refugees cross Turkey border Video
News RAW Syrian refugees cross Turkey border Sep 22, 2014 | 1:33Shots of hundreds of Syrian refugees crossing the Turkish border
News - Turkish sailors stuck in Canada head homeSep 21, 2014 | 1:38News Turkish sailors stuck in Canada head home Video
News Turkish sailors stuck in Canada head home Sep 21, 2014 | 1:38Twelve sailors said they were without pay and food for two months, stuck in the port of Sorel-Tracy, a situation their union called 'barbaric'
Health - Drinking water contaminated by excreted drugsSep 21, 2014 | 3:00Health Drinking water contaminated by excreted drugs Video
Health Drinking water contaminated by excreted drugs Sep 21, 2014 | 3:00If we’re taking it, we’re also drinking it: painkillers, blood thinners, hormones, chemotherapy agents, even cocaine and amphetamines
News - Ottawa blocks Canadian from getting husband out of SyriaSep 21, 2014 | 1:44News Ottawa blocks Canadian from getting husband out of Syria Video
News Ottawa blocks Canadian from getting husband out of Syria Sep 21, 2014 | 1:44Woman from Calgary forced to choose: Leave him there or risk her life and stay
Environment - Rockefellers sell off part of oil fortune to fight global warmingSep 21, 2014 | 2:12Environment Rockefellers sell off part of oil fortune to fight global warming Video
Environment Rockefellers sell off part of oil fortune to fight global warming Sep 21, 2014 | 2:12Family, joined by other philanthropy groups and high-wealth individuals, will announce pledges to divest a total of $50B from fossil fuel investments
News - Brad Cooper expected to plead guilty to 2nd-degree murderSep 22, 2014 | 1:40News Brad Cooper expected to plead guilty to 2nd-degree murder Video
News Brad Cooper expected to plead guilty to 2nd-degree murder Sep 22, 2014 | 1:40Previously convicted of the first-degree murder of his wife, but new trial ordered
The National - The National for September 21, 2014Sep 21, 2014 | 46:12The National The National for September 21, 2014 VideoClosed Captions available
The National The National for September 21, 2014 Sep 21, 2014 | 46:12Welcome to The National, the flagship nightly newscast of CBC News, hosted by Peter Mansbridge.
The National - Exodus of as many as 100,000 Iraq refugeesSep 21, 2014 | 2:13The National Exodus of as many as 100,000 Iraq refugees Video
The National Exodus of as many as 100,000 Iraq refugees Sep 21, 2014 | 2:13ISIS seizes dozens of villages across northern Syria
The National - The high cost of riding a B.C. ferrySep 21, 2014 | 6:41The National The high cost of riding a B.C. ferry Video
The National The high cost of riding a B.C. ferry Sep 21, 2014 | 6:41A new report suggests the rising cost of ferry tickets are damaging B.C.'s coastal communities.
The National - March for action on climate changeSep 21, 2014 | 3:11The National March for action on climate change Video
The National March for action on climate change Sep 21, 2014 | 3:11Hundreds of thousands of demonstrators gather in Manhattan in protest against apathy and alarm, despair and denial, or face catastrophe
The National - Harper to address the UN for first time in yearsSep 21, 2014 | 2:00The National Harper to address the UN for first time in years Video
The National Harper to address the UN for first time in years Sep 21, 2014 | 2:00Prime Minister Stephen Harper is going to the United Nations for the first time in years. The CBC's Catherine Cullen looks at why he's doing this now.

1 of 34