As It HappensTwo-hundred years ago today, what became known as the Great London Beer Flood surged through the streets a central slum -- guzzling up everything and everyone in its wake.Oct 17, 2014 | 6:41
As It HappensWinnipeg Free Press journalist's final column to her readersOct 17, 2014 | 7:40A celebrated Winnipeg Free Press columnist died yesterday evening after a 15 month battle with cancer. She submitted one final column in August.
As It HappensNew York Times editor and writer Sam Roberts spent years tracking down the late David Greenglass, who died this summer and will be forever remembered as betraying his sister Ethel and her husband Julius Rosenberg.Oct 15, 2014 | 7:33
As It HappensToronto Star reporter Amy Dempsey tells us how she's beingblown around in circles after asking Immigration Minister Chris Alexander for the number of people helped as a result of his promise to fast-track visas for Philippine victimes of typhoon HaiyanOct 15, 2014 | 7:34
As It HappensMother reacts to sentence for man who coached her daughter, Nadia Kajouji, to kill herself, and calls for more online policing.Oct 15, 2014 | 7:00Deborah Chevalier's 18-year-old daughter Nadia Kajouji was coaxed into killing herself by former nurse William Melchert-Dinkel.Yesterday he was convicted and sentenced in Minnesota.
As It HappensOntario candidate struggles to overcome a big disadvantage when his rival for deputy mayor lists his nickname, "Big Al," on the ballotOct 14, 2014 | 4:49Some might say that Jack Goulet was already at a big disadvantage in the race for deputy mayor of Lakeshore, Ont. But now the incumbent mayor, Al Fazio, has listed his name on the ballot as "Big Al" - the nickname plastered on the side of the bar he owns.
As It HappensCalifornia farmer Tony Dighera has created "pumpkinsteins," pumpkins with the face of Frankenstein's monsterOct 14, 2014 | 4:56Tony Dighera sells pumpkins for Hallowe'en. Pumpkins that have a face - one that looks a lot like Boris Karloff. It took him four years and about $400,000 to perfect his "pumpkinsteins."