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.
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The people can't withdraw -- and the government doesn't want to. Greek banks close as negotiations with the Eurozone fail -- but our guest, a member of Greece's ruling party, says it still wants a deal...AND The report is needed post haste. Instead, it's
They were going about their business in a resort hotel in Tunisia -- or relaxing on the beach. Then at least one gunman started shooting, killing dozens of people, many of them foreign tourists. Tonight, we'll speak with a British survivor. And...the Supr
Nowhere to hide. A thousand people have died in Pakistan's heat wave -- and a doctor at a Karachi hospital says the government could have saved lives by providing sanctuary.

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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.