As It Happens - Friday Edition
At least nine people are killed in a shooting on a German mall, and the attackers are still on the loose. Amid the ongoing confusion, we'll find out as much as we can about the situation.
Detainee hunger strike
Our guest is one of dozens of people on hunger strike at a maximum-security facility in Ontario — because they're immigrants who are tired of being treated like criminals.
Dominic Sewell is hoping to compete for the U.K. at the Olympics — if his campaign to get jousting recognized as an official event doesn't get knocked out of the saddle.
Surprising new research may make an enormous impact on the spread of malaria — when scientists discover that mosquitoes are repelled by the smell of chickens.
British scientists say the "Brexit" vote is already interfering with their research — and for our guest, an astrophysicist, things aren't looking up.
As it Happens was produced this week by:
and Pedro Sanchez.
Our intern is Sophie Woodrooffe.
Our technician is Reynold Gonsalves. The show director is Kevin Ball. Chris Howden is our writer.
John Perry is the Senior Producer. And the Executive Producer of As It Happens is Robin Smythe.
We'd also like to thank some other people who helped us out this week:
Mary Lynk in Halifax
Davorin Cikovic at Radio Archives and Lorenda Redikopp in Toronto
Eric White and Samantha Lui in Sudbury
and Michael O'Halloran in Calgary.
As It Happens will be back again on Monday. Good night, and good weekend.