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HK Airport Protester, Peace Bond, Russian Nuclear Test, Ebola Cure and more
Hong Kong Protests, Adina Katz, Andreescu Win, Jeffrey Epstein Latest and more
Detained Canadian Released, Detroit Man Deported, Gestures Dictionary, Cyclist Endurance Race Winner, Octopus Face, Gas Station Toilet and more
The Monday of March 21, 1977, was like most others in the studio: extraordinary. Host Barbara Frum found herself helping to mediate a hostage crisis in a downtown Toronto bank; trying to make sense of a complex conspiracy surrounding a Canadian band believed to be The Beatles in disguise; and...
Toronto Shootings, E-Scooters Study, Chase Bank Credit, Farmer Sentencing, Ancient Egypt Bread and more
Full story - April 18, 2017
Migrants
Optician Carmine Menna, his wife Rosario, and six of their friends were sleeping after a night of revelry at sea in a small yacht off the coast Lampedusa in the early hours of Oct. 3, 2013, when they heard what sounded like seagulls fighting.
Full story - December 19, 2016
Luke Moore was living the high life.
Six years ago, Luke Moore noticed something strange about his bank account. More than 2 million Australian dollars later (US $1.5 million), the whole thing came crashing down.
Full story - August 07, 2014
Bowhead whale catch
Hunting the bowhead whale has been part of Inuit life in northern Canada for centuries. Communities throughout the vast region are now re-experiencing the ancient practice in order to maintain their culture and their identity.
Full story - March 28, 2014
US Secretary of State John Kerry and Estonian Foreign Minister Urmas Paet sign the US Estonia Partnership Statement at NATO headquarters in Brussels December 3, 2013. The statement affirms the commitment of both countries to continue working together to e
Estonia Foreign Minister Urmas Paet says all European and NATO countries have to be disturbed by Russia's rhetoric and the changed security environment in Europe.