Jun 19, 2015 | 14:14Day 6 Will driverless technology make Alberta's truckers obsolete? Audio
Day 6 Will driverless technology make Alberta's truckers obsolete? Jun 19, 2015 | 14:14Last week, Suncor Energy Inc. signed an agreement to buy 175 driverless trucks for its Alberta operations - with plans to replace its entire fleet of heavy haulers by the end of the decade. Local union members fear major job losses. But industry expert Barrie Kirk says the trucks are here to stay.
Jun 25, 2015 | 1:26Day 6 Riffed From the Headlines 27/06/2015 Audio
Day 6 Riffed From the Headlines 27/06/2015 Jun 25, 2015 | 1:26Riffed from the headlines is our weekly news quiz where we choose three riffs linked by one story in the news. Guess the story that links the riffs and you could win a Day 6 totebag! Email us your answer at email@example.com.
May 15, 2015 | 7:40Day 6 A nude beach guards its privacy Audio
Day 6 A nude beach guards its privacy May 15, 2015 | 7:40This week on B.C.'s famous Wreck Beach, two men were caught taking pictures of nude sunbathers. Judy Williams tells us about the methods she and other nudists have developed over the years to keep gawkers away and the beach a safe place for all.
Jun 19, 2015 | 7:32Day 6 Is Donald Trump a political hopeful or a satire artist? Audio
Day 6 Is Donald Trump a political hopeful or a satire artist? Jun 19, 2015 | 7:32For the sixth time, Donald Trump has announced his plans to run for President. But few are taking his bid seriously. Elspeth Reeve, a senior editor at The New Republic, thinks Trump's political posturings are a brilliant act of political satire - although she's not sure he's in on the joke.
Jun 19, 2015 | 8:16Day 6 The Ultimate Summer Reading List Audio
Day 6 The Ultimate Summer Reading List Jun 19, 2015 | 8:16Our books' columnist Becky Toyne returns for our popular annual features: The Ultimate Summer Reading List. We also give away two prize packs to listeners who engage in our online conversation. Our summer reading question this year: "What book should be o
Oct 6, 2012 | 11:25Day 6 New Mafia Kingpins - The 'Ndrangheta Audio
Day 6 New Mafia Kingpins - The 'Ndrangheta Oct 6, 2012 | 11:25xplosive allegations of organized crime's power in Quebec dominated the headlines again this week. So far at the at The Charbonneau inquiry we've been hearing a lot about the Cosa Nostra group which has strong ties to Sicily. But now another name is emerging -- The 'Ndrangheta. And their power base is in Calabria, the toe of Italy's boot. The organized crime group dominates in Europe and now we're learning just how much power and pull they have in Ontario. We'll dig deeper with mob watcher Antonio Nicaso and former RCMP chief superintendent Ben Soave.