Air Force One is expected to shuttle President Barack Obama home to Chicago Wednesday evening. The visit comes on the president's 49th birthday. A big part of the trip is devoted to campaign fundraising.
In this thought-provoking program, Janet Desaulniers explores the decline of New York's publishing industry and the medium as a whole, while hailing fresh strategies to support independent literature and joyful artistic practice.
The White House is not commenting on a motion by ex-Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich to subpoena President Barack Obama.
Blagojevich's attorneys say there are discrepancies between the president's public statements, and statements from other witnesses in the case.
Today is the one-year anniversary of Barack Obama being sworn in as President of the United States. WBEZ's Tony Arnold went to Chicago's Hyde Park neighborhood to see what residents think of the South Sider's first year.