Recently, journalist Kyaw Kyaw Aung of Radio Free Asia published an unprecedented interview with Tint Swe, the powerful head of Burma’s Press Scrutiny and Registration Department. In it, the official pledged to end press censorship.
In honor of esteemed alumnus the Reverend Dr. William R. Johnson, class of '68, Elmhurst College has named its annual LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender) lecture the William R. Johnson Guestship. Rev.
Former WGN anchor Allison Payne was a fixture on Chicago TV sets for more than 20 years. The Emmy award-winning anchor and reporter officially left the station early in the summer. Though, she’d already been absent for awhile--sidelined by health problems.
Rosie O'Donnell is scheduled to make her debut on the Oprah Winfrey Network Monday. The New York native recently bought a house in Chicago and now she moves into a second new home: Oprah's Harpo studios in the West Loop.The Rosie Show marks her return to the talk show format.
It took Oprah Winfrey to lure Rosie O'Donnell back to TV talk.Nearly a decade after she left her successful daily daytime show to take care of her children, O'Donnell's "The Rosie Show" premieres Monday on the Oprah Winfrey Network.
Cable TV news is already full with coverage of the upcoming presidential race, which happens to be more than a year away still. But for thousands of Chicagoans, one important election season ends this very weekend. Polish people living in the U.S. are voting in their general election Saturday.