Thursday May 18, 2017
As It Happens: Thursday edition
Special counsel appointed
U.S. President Donald Trump calls the appointment of a special counsel to investigate his campaign's ties with Russia a "witch hunt" — but as our guest explains, there's nothing supernatural about it.
It's called "stealthing", and it's both disturbing and unethical — but a Wisconsin politician's proposed legislation would make it tantamount to sexual assault.
When three great white sharks wash up in South Africa, missing their livers, one researcher has a visceral reaction — because she believes orcas deliberately ate those organs, and pretty much left the rest.
When one man started working at the innovative car company Tesla, it seemed like a dream job — but workplace conditions have turned it into a nightmare.
Chris Cornell obit
The late Chris Cornell had a voice that could melt your face, or break your heart — and tonight, the man who produced the classic Soundgarden album "Superunknown" remembers the superlative singer.
After a long wooing period, it's official: Alberta's Progressive Conservatives and the Wildrose Party are merging. And our guest, a Wildrose founder, says that's music to his ears.
Anne Sherrod has worked for decades to double the size of protected areas in British Columbia — and she's just won a prize from the World Wildlife Fund for her efforts.