Book your ears on a nightly 'round-the-world trip with As it Happens. From conversations with news makers to up-close and personal accounts of the unusual and unexpected, hosts Carol Off and Jeff Douglas bring you the stories behind the stories of the day.
As it Happens gets its stories from "the horse's mouth" - securing interviews with world leaders, rabble-rousers, and deposed dictators. The show has a soft-spot for "characters" and never turns its nose up at something wild, weird, or wacky.

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Four-part harmony. This year's Nobel Peace Prize was a group of groups effort -- and tonight, we'll find out what four organizations called the National Dialogue Quartet have done to foster democracy in Tunisia.
Putting the "odd" in "audit". The revelation that the Prime Minister's Office insisted on reviewing the files of Syrian refugees raises all kinds of baffling questions -- none of which has yet been answered.
Eye on the needle. Canada spent millions to send polio vaccines to Ukraine -- but now, even after two children have been paralyzed from the disease, a patients' rights group there wants all the vaccine destroyed.

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Carol Off

With extensive experience in both Canadian and international current affairs, Carol Off has covered conflicts in the Middle East, Haiti and the Balkans, as well as events in the former Soviet Union, Europe, Asia, the United States and Canada. She reported the fallout from the 9/11 disasters with news features and documentaries from New York, Washington, London, Cairo and Afghanistan. She has covered Canadian military missions around the world, including its latest combat operation in Kandahar.

Jeff Douglas

With a background in narration, storytelling and considerable experience in theatre, Jeff Douglas's dynamic personality has allowed him to tackle the most obscure and interesting situations ranging from mushing dogs in Yukon to leaping out of planes with 442 Squadron search and rescue personnel.