As It Happens: Friday Edition

Friday, May 25, 2018

Exit polls in Ireland point to landslide abortion rights victory

The people of Ireland are set to liberalize its restrictive abortion laws by a landslide, exit polls suggested Friday, as voters demanded change.

European privacy law

Jan Kestle, president and CEO of Environics Analytics, on what the implementation of GDPR means to businesses.

CBC Edmonton News

Stories that matter and analysis to make sense of what's happening.

CBC Saskatchewan News

Local and breaking news from the CBC Broadcast Centre in Regina.

CBC Northbeat

Every weeknight, we take the pulse of the north and reflect its diversity.

CBC Calgary News

Current and comprehensive news stories from around Calgary and Southern Alberta.

May 24, 2018 episode transcript

Full-Text transcript for May 24th episode

Preparing for GDPR

Darcy McGilvery of Snaptech has worked closely with companies to make sure they are compliant with the new rules.

CBC Toronto News May 25, 2018

CBC Toronto News team delivers more breaking news, live reports and ground-breaking stories that reflect our vibrant city

CBC Ottawa News May 25, 2018

Watch our local supper-hour newscast for a comprehensive look at the day's top stories in Ottawa

Sask. lifts fire ban from most provincial parks

Restrictions are still in place for some parks, however.

Stepping Stone to start supporting younger teens who sell sex — or want to stop

Stepping Stone says it's against the sex trafficking of youth, but it needs to support teens who are sex workers and looking for help.

Doggy dos and don'ts: Rules around breeding, boarding and transporting dogs updated

A new edition of the code of practice for dog breeders, daycares and boarders expands on rules around breeding, transporting and tethering.

Man acquitted in attack on VLT winner in west Edmonton

A man accused of attacking and robbing a man who won big at an Edmonton bar in August 2010 was acquitted of all charges.

China scolds U.S. for pulling invitation to major naval drill

China's Defence Ministry has expressed regret after the United States withdrew an invitation to China to attend a major U.S.-hosted naval drill, saying that closing the door does not promote mutual trust and co-operation.

"Happy Camper" heads west to paddle the entirety of Thames River

Writer and documentarian Kevin Callan will paddle the length of the Thames River in SW Ontario, speaking to people whose lives intersect with the river along the way.

Winnipegger busted in northwestern Ontario with $67K in illegal smokes

A Winnipeg man has been charged with illegally trafficking tobacco after being caught in northwestern Ontario with $67,000 worth of cigarettes in his vehicle.

Season's first 2 confirmed tornadoes spotted Thursday in southeastern Sask.

The tornadoes appeared near Tyvan and Esterhazy.

Sheffield's new Lord Mayor is shaking up politics in the UK

'If you don't do politics, politics will do you,' says Magid Magid of why he entered politics.

B.C. government to fund 1,500 homes for women fleeing violence

The B.C. government says it will build 1,500 supportive homes across the province for women and children fleeing violence.

Couple found in Charleswood home died in murder-suicide: Winnipeg police

A man and woman found dead in a Charleswood home this week died as a result of a murder-suicide following a violent domestic dispute, police say.

On The Money May 25, 2018

On The Money takes you inside the world of business.

CBC Montreal News May 25, 2018

The CBC Montreal News team brings you today's newsmakers and stories

CBC Windsor News May 25, 2018

The stories you care about. The people in our community. The issues that affect our lives