May 13, 2015 | 7:34Metro Morning Illegal strike Audio
Metro Morning Illegal strike May 13, 2015 | 7:34Could the strikes which are affecting thousands of high school students in Peel, Durham and Sudbury be illegal? That's the view of the three school boards affected and now they're taking the matter to the Ontario Labour Relations Board.
May 15, 2015 | 8:24Metro Morning NIEDZVIECKI public shaming Audio
Metro Morning NIEDZVIECKI public shaming May 15, 2015 | 8:24Guest host Piya Chattopadhyay spoke with cultural commentator Hal Niedzviecki about the men who yelled vulgarities (including FHRITP) to Toronto reporter Shauna Hunt, and the culture of public shaming.
May 19, 2015 | 4:36Metro Morning Canadian Tire Audio
Metro Morning Canadian Tire May 19, 2015 | 4:36Canada's retail sector is struggling. In recent months, Target has pulled out of the country, and Future Shop has closed down. But one of this country's most iconic retailers continues to ring up solid sales.
May 14, 2015 | 7:48Metro Morning Foster Care Audio
Metro Morning Foster Care May 14, 2015 | 7:48Today has been declared "Youth in Care Day" in Ontario. Matt Galloway spoke with Kristy Graves, a young woman who spent most of her youth in care, about what it was like for her to grow up with the label of "foster child," and how she broke free from it.
May 19, 2015 | 7:13Metro Morning The end of OMNI Audio
Metro Morning The end of OMNI May 19, 2015 | 7:13For decades, OMNI TV and its predecessor provided Canadian newscasts in a variety of languages other than English. But now, that programming has faded to black. That's not sitting well with some community leaders.
May 18, 2015 | 4:23Metro Morning Carnegie choir Audio
Metro Morning Carnegie choir May 18, 2015 | 4:23It's an opportunity of a lifetime for any musician, the chance to perform on the world-renowned stage at Carnegie Hall in New York City. And, for one choral conductor, it's an opportunity that fell into her lap.
May 19, 2015 | 11:52Metro Morning Hamilton mailboxes Audio
Metro Morning Hamilton mailboxes May 19, 2015 | 11:52Who has the final say on where Canada Post's new community mailboxes will go? The city of Hamilton and Canada Post are each claiming jurisdiction, and they're going to court to settle the dispute.
Apr 30, 2015 | 4:56Metro Morning Diverse Writers Panel Audio
Metro Morning Diverse Writers Panel Apr 30, 2015 | 4:56Our country has produced several literary stars, but tonight, a panel at the North York Library will ask why so few of those stars are people of colour. Matt Galloway spoke with panelist and author Jael Richardson.
May 18, 2015 | 8:08Metro Morning Attention span Audio
Metro Morning Attention span May 18, 2015 | 8:08If you can pay attention long enough to hear me say the rest of this sentence, you could be in the minority. According to new research, the average Canadian can only concentrate on something for eight seconds.
May 15, 2015 | 6:21Metro Morning Geordie Dent Garbage Building Audio
Metro Morning Geordie Dent Garbage Building May 15, 2015 | 6:21There is an apartment building in North Etobicoke where residents were throwing trash from their balconies...The city has hauled away more than 23 bins full of garbage from the site, after the landlord ignored an order to clean it up.