Michael Jordan is defending his name and his image from unauthorized use. Target is doing away with in-store gender specific labeling on some products. Roller derby, founded in Chicago, celebrates its 80th anniversary. And musicians and dancers have come together to re-interpret a legendary jazz suite that was originally written to be a ballet.
This year, some unusual performers will appear in the lineup for the Chicago Jazz Festival: contestants from the Louder than a Bomb youth poetry competition will perform between musical sets over the weekend.