As It Happens

As It Happens: Tuesday Edition

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Part One

3D Gun Lawsuit
A Texas gun enthusiast was hoping to make his 3D gun blueprints legally available to download tomorrow — but late today, a federal judged issued a restraining order.

Paul Manafort Trial
Right-hand Manafort. On Day One of the trial of Donald Trump's former campaign manager, we'll find out what a fraud conviction could mean for him, and for the US President. 

Aquarium Shark Theft
Raiders of the lost shark. San Antonio police track down a missing critter from a local aquarium, thanks to surveillance footage clearly depicting some finny business — a guy wheeling a shark baby out in a human-baby stroller. 

Part Two

Orca Update
The head of Washington state's Whale Museum tells us the latest on a grieving orca named Tahlequah — who refuses to abandon her newborn calf, a week after its death.

Plane Crash Obit
St. Catharines, Ontario is grieving after a plane crash kills three members of a prominent local family — whose generous philanthropy changed the look and feel of the community.