We talk about the safest and worst hospitals in Illinois. And, why Chicago's hospitals are some the lowest ranked. And, we look at tips for avoiding skin cancer this summer. Later, we look at the efforts to keep the Chicago River clean.
From plastic bags to ride sharing, we recap the action at Chicago's City Council meeting. We hear about a contest to find the best liar in Chicago. Plus, a local university's dominance in a sport that usually doesn't get much attention.
The glitzy towers of downtown Chicago are filled with offices that boast impressive financial returns, but their biggest cash flow may be one they all share: the Chicago River. A new report quantifies the economic returns of river investments.