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  • Amanda Lindhout's Mom - Lorinda Stewart

    Monday May 02, 2016

    Amanda Lindhout and mom share painful phone call from captivity

    Lorinda Stewart's nightmare began when a man from Somalia contacted her to demand ransom for her daughter, Amanda Lindhout. Now mother and daughter join The Current to talk about their devastating ordeal and share a recording of a raw, emotional phone call between them.

    Posted: May 02, 2016 8:24 AM ET
    Last Updated: May 03, 2016 8:49 AM ET
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    Listen 40:59
  • Mvd6726417

    Friday April 29, 2016

    Can public libraries survive as an institution in the digital age?

    The closing of half of Newfoundland and Labrador's libraries has The Current asking what role do libraries play in the community? Is there a future for the institution in our communities and in our knowledge economy?

    Posted: Apr 29, 2016 8:31 AM ET
    Last Updated: May 02, 2016 8:56 AM ET
    Listen 18:41
  • Burglar City Guide - Geoff Manaugh

    Tuesday April 26, 2016

    The Current How burglars use city architecture as opportunity for heists and escapes

    Every city that boasts beautiful buildings and breathtaking skyscapes is also a tease for burglars who love a puzzle. Where we see soaring architecture, they see nefarious opportunity. The Current takes a guided tour of a burglar's city.

    Posted: Apr 26, 2016 8:47 AM ET
    Last Updated: Apr 26, 2016 1:21 PM ET
    Listen 23:44
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