Dec 18, 2013 | 11:38As It Happens Quebec MP Maria Mourani Audio
As It Happens Quebec MP Maria Mourani Dec 18, 2013 | 11:38Making a federalist case out of it. Former Bloc Quebecois MP Maria Mourani left the party over the so-called "Charter of Values" -- and now she's announced she's leaving the ranks of the sovereigntists altogether.
Dec 17, 2013 | 7:00As It Happens Levinson family lawyer Audio
As It Happens Levinson family lawyer Dec 17, 2013 | 7:00Former FBI Agent, Robert Levinson disappeared from Kish Island, Iran in 2007. He has not been heard from since.
In 2010, images of him, in captivity, in Iran, began to emerge.
Last week, the Associated Press and the Washington Post reported that Rob
Dec 16, 2013 | 1:29As It Happens Robot telemarketer Audio
As It Happens Robot telemarketer Dec 16, 2013 | 1:29Robot telemarketer extraordinaire Samantha West blew it when she cold-called Time Magazine's Washington Bureau.
Her robotic identity was exposed when journalist and bureau chief, Michael Scherer, sensed something wasn't quite right with her tone. He c
Dec 11, 2013 | 10:01As It Happens Scott Jones talks about attack, recovery Audio
As It Happens Scott Jones talks about attack, recovery Dec 11, 2013 | 10:01Scott Jones was stabbed twice in the back and had his throat cut on October 12. One of the strikes to his back severed his spinal cord, and has left him paralyzed.
He believes he was targeted because he is gay.
Two months on, Mr. Jones is a patient
Dec 10, 2013 | 7:12As It Happens Elk poaching bounty Audio
As It Happens Elk poaching bounty Dec 10, 2013 | 7:12Last week, some Vancouver Island First Nations banded together to offer a twenty-five-thousand-dollar reward for information behind the illegal killing of elk.
Though it is protected, roughly a dozen elk have been illegally gunned down in British Colum
Dec 9, 2013 | 6:24As It Happens Snowy Owl Audio
As It Happens Snowy Owl Dec 9, 2013 | 6:24The maritimes are being visited by a huge number of snowy owls.
But what's good for the birders, isn't always good for the birds.
Alain Clavette is an avid New Brunswick bird watcher.
We reached him in Shediac.
Dec 9, 2013 | 6:32As It Happens New York's new winter-proof cockroach Audio
As It Happens New York's new winter-proof cockroach Dec 9, 2013 | 6:32The winter-proof cockroach, Periplaneta Japonica , has taken up digs in New York City, settling in to the popular High Line park. It's the first time this species of roaches has been confirmed in the U-S.
Jessica Ware is an assistant professor of bio