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This 88-year-old ex-senator is letting 3 teenagers run his presidential campaign

When three teenagers asked Mike Gravel to run for president, his immediate response was: "Do you know how old I am?"

This flight attendant was told it was safe to fly to Mexico — then she got detained by ICE

Dreamer Selene Saavedra Roman worked a shift from Houston to Mexico and back. When she got home, she was arrested and threatened with deportation.

This flight attendant was told it was safe to fly to Mexico — then she got detained by ICE

Dreamer Selene Saavedra Roman worked a shift from Houston to Mexico and back. When she got home, she was arrested and threatened with deportation

Why this filmmaker made a TV series about the 2012 Delhi bus rape case

The rape and murder of Jyoti Singh shook India. Now, after spending the last six years living and breathing the case, Canadian-Indian filmmaker Richie Mehta's new show about the investigation is out on Netflix.

Legendary Toronto antiques collection going up for auction this weekend

The contents of Addison's, Inc. are up for auction two years after store founder Jim Addison's death.
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Why this filmmaker made a TV series about the 2012 Delhi bus rape case

The rape and murder of Jyoti Singh shook India. Now, after spending the last six years living and breathing the case, Canadian-Indian filmmaker Richie Mehta's new show about the investigation is out on Netflix.

Legendary Toronto antiques collection going up for auction this weekend

The contents of Addison's, Inc. are up for auction two years after store founder Jim Addison's death.
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This flight attendant was told it was safe to fly to Mexico — then she got detained by ICE

Selene Saavedra Roman worked a shift from Houston to Mexico and back. When she got home, she was arrested and threatened with deportation.
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Legendary Toronto antiques collection going up for auction this weekend

The contents of Addison's, Inc. are up for auction two years after store founder Jim Addison's death.
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Woman who can smell Parkinson's disease helps scientists develop early detection test

Joy Milne kept telling her late husband that he smelled musty. Six years later he was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease.

Montreal churchgoer vows to pray for injured priest, and the man who stabbed him

Adèle Plamondon says she'll be back at Saint Joseph's Oratory first thing in the morning after a priest was stabbed during mass on Friday.

March 21, 2019 Episode Transcript

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As It Happens: Friday Edition

March 22, 2019

Why this journalist quit Australia's Sky News after the New Zealand mosque shootings

"Over the past three years where I worked there, I could just see that there was more and more hatred, more and more division, more and more misinformation," says Rashna Farrukh.

Nan Goldin cheers museum's 'courageous' decision to turn down $1.7M from OxyContin family

The museum has become the first to publicly turn down money from the Sackler Trust, which is linked to OxyContin makers Purdue Pharma.

Nan Goldin cheers museum's 'courageous' decision to turn down $1.7M from OxyContin family

The museum has become the first to publicly turn down money from the Sackler Trust, which is linked to OxyContin makers Purdue Pharma.
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This 88-year-old ex-senator is letting 3 teenagers run his presidential campaign

When three teenagers asked Mike Gravel to run for president, his immediate response was: "Do you know how old I am?"

Drug charges meant to discredit Chechen activist: human rights activist

A prominent human rights activist has been sentenced to four years in prison after a trial that many say is a sham. Human Rights Watch's Rachel Denber says the proceedings against Oyub Titiev were a "show trial" designed to intimidate.

This 88-year-old ex-senator is letting 3 teenagers run his presidential campaign

When three teenagers asked Mike Gravel to run for president, his immediate response was: "Do you know how old I am?"
As It Happens

How a 47-year-old burger became a fixture in the Alberta legislature

A rather limp looking 47-year-old burger sits in a case in the library of the Alberta legislature. The quirky history of the hamburger-turned-official document begins in 1969 with an unsatisfactory lunch. Carol Off speaks with librarian Valerie Footz.

March 20, 2019 episode transcript

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As It Happens: Thursday Edition

March 21, 2019

Hotel manager in Zimbabwe shelters hundreds displaced by Cyclone Idai

The manager of a small Zimbabwe hotel has opened the doors to hundreds of people left homeless by a devastating cyclone.

Hotel manager in Zimbabwe shelters hundreds displaced by Cyclone Idai

The manager of a small Zimbabwe hotel has opened the doors to hundreds of people left homeless by a devastating cyclone.

Drug charges meant to discredit Chechen activist: human rights activist

A prominent human rights activist has been sentenced to four years in prison after a trial that many say is a sham. Human Rights Watch's Rachel Denber says the proceedings against Oyub Titiyev were a "show trial" designed to intimidate.