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    Five Canadian communities threatened by climate change now

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    CBC Radio's Day 6 kicks off its fall season with Facing the Change, a special series profiling five communities in Canada facing serious threats from climate change right now.

    Posted: Sep 23, 2016 2:10 PM ET
    Last Updated: Sep 27, 2016 5:31 PM ET
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  • Klara Bowman

    Friday October 28, 2016

    Day 6 The 'Drunk Teacher' saga is a cautionary tale for the social media age

    Last spring, a kindergarten teacher in Tacoma, Washington was fired for being drunk on the job. The story was widely reported and the teacher was ridiculed on social media. Three months later, Klara Bowman took her own life. News Tribune columnist Matt Driscoll decided to learn more about her struggle with addiction and found a cautionary tale for the social media age.

    Posted: Oct 28, 2016 12:26 PM ET
    Last Updated: Oct 29, 2016 6:03 PM ET
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    Friday August 26, 2016

    Day 6 How mislabelled fentanyl pills ended up in Prince's home — and all over Canada

    This week, we found out that some of the painkillers found in Prince's home after he died contained fentanyl, a synthetic opioid that's 50 to 100 times more powerful than heroin. David Armstrong, a reporter with the health and medical news site STAT, says across North America, it's now common to find fentanyl pills masquerading as commonly prescribed painkillers and that it's is making an already bad situation much, much worse.

    Posted: Aug 26, 2016 4:49 PM ET
    Last Updated: Aug 27, 2016 10:03 AM ET
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