As It Happens: The Friday Edition
US 3M Supplies
What's mine is mine ... An American company says the Trump administration wants it to stop exporting N95 respirator masks to Canada. The former U-S Ambassador to Canada says the White House is making a big mistake.
Job Subsidies Explainer
Help wanted. A Carleton University professor puts together a roadmap for everyone who's finding it hard to follow Ottawa's income assistance plans to get workers through the pandemic pinch.
Meanwhile, back at the wrench. We return to the "As It Happens" archives for an interview with a British plumber chafing against new language rules. You can call it a "float valve" if you want -- but to him, it will always be a "ballcock".
Ocean Optimistic Study
For everyone feeling a bit at-sea right now. A team of researchers offers some actual good news: ocean life seems to be recovering some of its former abundance -- shocking scientists.
A study in contrasts. As Las Vegas opens a temporary homeless shelter in a parking lot, where people sleep on the ground -- and Belfast actually finds people a safe place to stay inside during the COVID-19 crisis.