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  • The Morning Rush "Behind The Scenes Morning Meeting!"

    Every morning at 5 o'clock we let you look behind the curtains to the Morning Rush morning meeting with Bill Carroll. We talk about what's trending today, all the topics, and interviews for The Morning Rush show.  The Morning Rush with Bill Carroll every weekday from 5:00 am to 9:00 am on News Talk 580 CFRA. 
  • Ottawa Now – ‘This has been a catastrophic failure’: RTG aiming for a partial return to service for LRT in early November, but riders still in doubt

    Tuesday marks one month since Ottawa’s problem-plagued light rail system has been out of service after a derailment. On Monday, the City of Ottawa said RTG is aiming to restore partial service in early November. Stuart MacKay with Ottawa Transit Riders says OC Transpo stands to lose a generation of transit riders as spotty, unreliable service drags on. He joins Kristy Cameron on Ottawa Now.
  • Ottawa Now – ‘You feel your world has ended’: October marks Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month

    October is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month. Over the course of these 31 days, parents raise awareness and support for those who have suffered the death of a child before birth or after birth. Katie Monteith’s daughter, Helen, was stillborn at nearly 28 weeks. She and her husband have created Helen’s Place, while also donating $10,000 to Roger Neilson House because of the care and support they received. Katie Monteith shares her and Helen’s story with Kristy Cameron on today’s Ottawa Now.
  • ESS: 'Poison parasite counter' - A new cognitive technique to sway public opinion

    Some successful advertisements may be deploying a cognitive technique called the 'poison parasite counter,' which research has shown to be very effective at swaying public opinion, especially in politics. Dan Riskin, CTV's science and technology specialist, breaks down to Evan what exactly this technique is and why it's so effective. Listen to The Evan Solomon Show podcast on the iHeart radio app, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to your podcasts.  
  • ESS: Premier Ford declines to apologize for comments about immigrants

    Ontario Premier Doug Ford is declining to apologize for comments he made about immigrants that some are calling 'divisive.' Dr. Andrew Boozary tells Evan, as the son of an immigrant, he found the comments to be hurtful. Listen to The Evan Solomon Show podcast on the iHeart radio app, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to your podcasts. 
  • ESS: COVID benefits will expire if return to Parliament is delayed until Nov. 22

    Peter Julian, the NDP's leader of the House of Commons, has written to the government complaining about its decision to delay the return of Parliament. He tells Evan it means that emergency COVID-19 benefits will expire before Parliament can renew them.  Listen to The Evan Solomon Show podcast on the iHeart radio app, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to your podcasts. 
  • Ottawa At Work Big Five Stories with Leslie Roberts!

    Ottawa At Work with Leslie Roberts Big Five stories featuring Chris Holski and Stefan Keyes.  Ottawa At Work with Leslie Roberts every weekday from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm on News Talk 580 CFRA
  • The Morning Rush - Jamie Savage "Ontario CEO tests 4 day work week and won't go back to 5"

    Ontario CEO tests four-day workweek for employees says she won't go back.  Jamie Savage, CEO and founder of Toronto-based recruitment company The Leadership Agency. The Morning Rush with Bill Carroll every weekday from 5:00 am to 9:00 am on News Talk 580 CFRA. 
  • Medical Myth Busting with Dr. Barry Dworkin "Is it worth vaccinating children under 5?"

    Is it worth the risk to vaccinate children under 5? Some people claim that the vaccine is more harmful to children under 5 than the actual disease. We find out all the facts on Medical Myth Busting with Dr. Barry Dworkin. Is it worth the risk to vaccinate children under 5? Some people claim that the vaccine is more harmful for children under 5 than the actual disease. We find out all the facts on Medical Myth Busting with Dr. Barry Dworkin.

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