As It Happens: Wednesday Edition
Two Montreal sisters release a cellphone video of police shooting their brother — who they say posed no threat besides being short of cash, mentally ill, and black.
As President of the Philippines, Rodrigo Duterte has been accused of horrific human rights abuses — so our guest says there's no way Canada should be selling his army 16 helicopters.
Nigel The Bird
A lonely seabird named Nigel dies on a New Zealand island — after spending years as the only living gannet among dozens of concrete ones.
Veterans Sexual Misconduct
A group of Canadian military veterans who experienced sexual assaults are calling out the Trudeau government for trying to block their class-action claim.
They call him Cheddar Man: a 10,000-year-old skeleton found in the U.K.'s Cheddar Gorge more than a century ago. And now, after DNA analysis, scientists have recreated Cheddar Man's face — which has blue eyes, black hair, and dark skin.
A sophisticated app allows users to use celebrities' faces in pornography. Anyone's face, really. Our guest explains what you've already realized: that that could create serious legal, social, and personal problems.
A masterwork from the Nigerian painter Ben Enwonwu is thought lost — but has now turned up out of the blue in a London flat. We'll talk to the man who found it.