May 15, 2013 | 7:43As It Happens Tim Bosma Body Found: Journalist Audio
As It Happens Tim Bosma Body Found: Journalist May 15, 2013 | 7:43Police confirm they will charge the heir of an aviation company with first degree murder in the death of an Ontario man who went missing more than a week ago. That after announcing they'd found the victim, Tim Bosma's, charred remains.
May 15, 2013 | 10:57As It Happens Lobster Company Audio
As It Happens Lobster Company May 15, 2013 | 10:57This season, lobster fishermen in the Maritimes are having a tough go of it.
The price being offered by processors and buyers for their catch has sometimes not been enough to allow them to break even.
For almost a week, thousands of them tied thei
May 14, 2013 | 8:40As It Happens Boogaard Lawsuit Audio
As It Happens Boogaard Lawsuit May 14, 2013 | 8:40No one from the National Hockey League was in the room the night Derek Boogaard died. But the hockey enforcer's family is now arguing in a lawsuit that the NHL didn't do enough to prevent his death.
May 14, 2013 | 6:23As It Happens Frisky frogs Audio
As It Happens Frisky frogs May 14, 2013 | 6:23Police in Baraboo, Wisconsin have twice knocked at Debbie Alsip's door in response to noise complaint.
But Debbie Alsip is innocent. The racket is coming from a crew of courting frogs in the pond behind her house.
Debbie Alsip explains just how l
May 13, 2013 | 16:50As It Happens Encore: Jason Becker Documentary Audio
As It Happens Encore: Jason Becker Documentary May 13, 2013 | 16:50'As It Happens' is a Gabriel Award winner. The Gabriels recognize broadcasting excellence throughout North America, for works that, quote: "uplift and nourish the human spirit".
Our Gabriel was granted for a story we did about Jason Becker. At just twen
May 13, 2013 | 8:11As It Happens NRC: Tom Jenkins Audio
As It Happens NRC: Tom Jenkins May 13, 2013 | 8:11He runs a high-tech software company. But Tom Jenkins is also making a name for himself as the guru behind the Harper government's approach to science and technology policy - and the man behind the changes to the National Research Council.
May 13, 2013 | 6:46As It Happens Bidialectalism in Scotland Audio
As It Happens Bidialectalism in Scotland May 13, 2013 | 6:46In Britain, linguists have noticed that more and more people are switching dialects depending on social circumstances. A University of Glasgow team is hoping to find out more about the phenomenon and if bidialectalism fluency functions in the same way bil
May 9, 2013 | 8:32As It Happens Cleveland Case: Survivors Audio
As It Happens Cleveland Case: Survivors May 9, 2013 | 8:32Amanda Berry, Michelle Knight, and Gina DeJesus were all abducted about a decade ago -- and finally escaped their captors on Monday. But even though they're now free, the psychological challenges for the three women are likely only beginning.
May 8, 2013 | 6:45As It Happens National Research Council Changes: Polanyi Audio
As It Happens National Research Council Changes: Polanyi May 8, 2013 | 6:45The Harper Government announced that the National Research Council would change its focus from pure scientific research to "industrial research, new growth and business development."
This has raised the eyebrows of many of Canada's most prominent scien
May 8, 2013 | 6:06As It Happens ELA Researcher blocked Audio
As It Happens ELA Researcher blocked May 8, 2013 | 6:06Trent University professor Paul Frost is leading a study on the affects of the increasingly common contaminant, nano-silver, on freshwater lakes. The study has funding to the tune of $1M and is scheduled to take place over three consecutive years. Now, Mr
May 7, 2013 | 11:06As It Happens Micah White Audio
As It Happens Micah White May 7, 2013 | 11:06Micah White is the editor-at-large with Adbusters magazine, and one of the people behind the meme that inspired Occupy Wall Street. He spoke with Carol onstage at Convocation Hall in Toronto on Saturday, as part of an event called "Get Up! Stand Up!" -- a
May 7, 2013 | 4:13As It Happens Atwood at Get up! Stand up! Audio
As It Happens Atwood at Get up! Stand up! May 7, 2013 | 4:13Canadian author and commentator, Margaret Atwood participated in the CBC Books / Random House Get up!Stand up! event last weekend. The theme of the event was the importance of the individual voice in a democracy.
She spoke to those in attendance on the
May 3, 2013 | 6:35As It Happens The true nature of organists Audio
As It Happens The true nature of organists May 3, 2013 | 6:35A study commissioned by Christian Research in the UK has unearthed new evidence about the true nature of organists: talented, yes, but also opinionated, resolute and mischievous.
This may come as a bit of a shock to churchgoers, for who the great sound
May 3, 2013 | 6:45As It Happens Man vs Bear Audio
As It Happens Man vs Bear May 3, 2013 | 6:45Toby Burke realized that the only thing that stood between his family and an agressive brown bear, was him. All he had to defend himself was a telescope, its tripod and his own hands.
In the man vs. bear wrestling match that ensued, man emerged the