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Season 4 Episode 172

April 29, 2008

Aired Weekdays 6:00 AM Apr 29, 2008 on CTV

Episode Recap

Hundreds were injured as at least three tornadoes touched down in Virginia, the Governor has declared a state of emergency; rain is forecast for water-logged New Brunswick, people along the St. John River are being warned to either get supplies or evacuate; the residents of Kasheshewan are being evacuated to Stratford, ON, due to flooding; fires in Sierra Madre, California are causing people to prepare to evacuate; the man the Austrian press is calling a monster, Josef Fritzl, will appear before a judge today on charges of imprisoning his daughter for 24 years and fathering seven children on her; police in Montreal have made 45 arrests stemming from the riots that took place after the Canadiens' win in the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, and say more will follow; customers lined up for hours to be the first to get Grand Theft Auto IV, which was released at midnight; e-Bay Canada has lost its bid to shield some of its customers from Canadian taxes, the Federal Court of Appeal says e-Bay will have to hand over personal information of 'power sellers', those who sell more than $1,000 per month; the houseboat used as the residence of the character that Tom Hanks played in the 1993 movie Sleepless in Seattle is for sale for 2.5 million dollars; Petro Canada reported this morning that its profits shot up 82% this quarter; another round of lay-offs have been announced by GM for both Canadian and US plants; Toronto City Councillors will debate whether the TTC should be labelled an essential service; on July 1st, B.C. residents will be hit with a carbon tax on their gas fill-ups. Bev talks with Dr. Marla Shapiro who has information on what allergy sufferers should know about symptoms to look out for and what to do to allow themselves to breathe easier; Seamus talks with Pat Foran who talks about hybrid vehicle options; Bev talks with Kris Abel who reviews Grand Theft Auto IV and confirms that it lives up to the hype, in his opinion; Bev talks with Dr. Roberta Bondar, Former Astronaut, about sharing memories and Alzheimer's disease.

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