As It HappensSub-glacial lakes suddenly drain awayJan 22, 2015 | 6:31The crater lakes. According to two new papers, two sub-glacial lakes in Greenland have emptied out in recent years, raising concerns about the future of the ice sheet.
As It HappensNY Times Knicks reporter now covers "Not the Knicks"Jan 19, 2015 | 6:58Thanks to their dismal season -- the worst in the NBA -- Scott Cacciola, the New York Times Knicks beat reporter, has been reassigned to cover any basketball but the Knicks.
As It HappensWife of lashed Saudi blogger: 'It is criminal. It is cruel."Jan 16, 2015 | 7:15Today, Ensaf Haider was spared the pain of knowing her husband was being flogged. Last Friday, she was not as fortunate.
As It HappensHalifax banjo player Cud Eastbound moves west in a vintage van covered with strawJan 15, 2015 | 5:35For a travelling banjo player, it seemed like the perfect living arrangement. Last summer, Cud Eastbound packed up his 1977 Dodge Camper Van and headed westbound. He settled down to live in his van in Dawson City Yukon. Then the winter hit.
As It HappensHe was hanging from a cliff by his fingertips. Then he had to let go.Jan 14, 2015 | 7:41Chuck Rosenberg was hiking on a cliff in Costa Rica. The trail was about eight stories up, overlooking the ocean. Then he slipped. He survived to tell us what happened - but just barely.
As It HappensToronto Library book buy-back programJan 14, 2015 | 6:31Buy the book. The Toronto Public Library starts a pilot project to buy best-selling books from members of the public, with the goal of reducing wait lists for its most requested novels while keeping their budget in check.