As It Happens'Trudeau slammed the door on it several times' says Mulcair on NDP coalitionOct 8, 2015 | 15:16Chasing deals and dissing deals. NDP Leader Tom Mulcair talks about his efforts to talk coalition with Justin Trudeau -- which were quashed -- and his ongoing criticism of the Trans-Pacific Partnership -- which he would quash.
As It HappensResearchers define new medical condition 'aphantasia' - the lack of a mind's eyeOct 7, 2015 | 11:11Turns out the ability to conjure a mental image of something shouldn't be taken for granted. Adam Zeman, Professor of Cognitive and Behavioural Neurology at the University of Exeter, has identified the medical condition and coined the term 'aphantasia.'
As It HappensFears in Ukraine over polio vaccine may stop mass immunization amid outbreakOct 7, 2015 | 7:01Two cases of polio turned up in Ukraine last month. The World Health Organization and UNICEF have shipped in millions of vaccines, paid for by Ottawa. But Ukrainian health officials have yet to approve their use, amid a scare over safety.
As It HappensAuthor Frederick Forsyth reveals he served as an agent for MI6Oct 7, 2015 | 12:28Author Frederick Forsyth has penned several best-selling thrillers. But in his new memoir, he reveals he also served as an agent with British Intelligence.
As It HappensRenoir haters protest outside Museum of Fine Arts BostonOct 6, 2015 | 5:45Putting the 'no' in Renoir. A group of protesters who think Renoir was a terrible artist call for his paintings to be removed from Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, saying the display an "aesthetic crime."
As It HappensAt peace at last. The remains of 14 slaves will be reinterred in New York next yearOct 5, 2015 | 6:13Historian hopes the ceremony will shine a light on state's own little-discussed history with slaves
As It HappensBald Quebec swimmer fights mandatory swim cap ruleOct 2, 2015 | 5:11A bald man in Quebec is going to great lengths to swim at his local pool, sans-swim cap. But his bald-faced decision prompted local police to personally escort him from the aquatic centre.
As It HappensLast known photo of Wild West icon Jesse James authenticatedOct 2, 2015 | 7:20It's believed to be the last photograph of 19th-century American outlaw Jesse James. And the forensic expert who authenticated it says it's the most exciting identification she's ever made.
As It HappensGerman shoemaker has enormous shoes to fillOct 2, 2015 | 6:29Three of the world's tallest men were in Germany this week to meet a man about a comfortable shoe. And this man is none other than five-foot-ten legendary shoemaker, Georg Wessels.