The Current

The Current for Nov. 8, 2019

Today on The Current: We discuss new data that shows a rise in surgical objects mistakenly left inside patients in Canada — one woman tells us about how her hospital left her just such a “present.” Plus, our global affairs panel looks at Russia’s clout on the world stage; a tech reporter tells us how your “consumer score” can affect the customer service you get; and we discuss whether some of the world’s big attractions are just too popular.
Veteran CBC political reporter and foreign correspondent Laura Lynch is interim host of The Current. (CBC)
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Today on The Current: New data shows a rise in surgical objects mistakenly left inside patients in Canada — one woman tells us about how her hospital left her just such a "present." Plus, our global affairs panel looks at Russia's clout on the world stage; a tech reporter tells us about our invisible "consumer scores," which can affect the customer service you get; and we discuss whether some of the world's big attractions are just too popular.