As It Happens anniversary special airs today
We're 50 years old, and we're celebrating with special guests, an As It Happens trivia quiz, stories from listeners — and a few surprises.
The death of Northern Dancer, 'Canada's most famous racehorse'
The famed Canadian thoroughbred once won the Kentucky Derby, the Preakness Stakes and the Queen's Plate in the same year.
William Goldman, writer of The Princess Bride and All the President's Men, dead at 87
Oscar-winning screenwriter and novelist William Goldman has died. He was 87. Goldman won Academy Awards for the comic western Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid and the political thriller All the President's Men.
Last Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide
It wasn't the G7 before Canada joined it
When René Lévesque and the PQ swept into power in 1976
From the Vaults digs deep into the CBC archives for unforgettable musical performances
The return of Joe Clark: When the former PM led the PCs ... again
Born this way: Why Prince Charles was destined to be a king
Casey proud of influence on Raptors, Canadian basketball
Why Stan Lee saw Spider-Man as a regular guy
The Doc Project
Mind-blowing music in attic reveals the life one man locked away
Reflections on the music business from a young Neil Young