Chicago Public Schools is eliminating its contribution to non-union staff’s pensions. People with mental illness die 25 years earlier on average than those with sound mental health, according to a new study. The Perseid meteor shower will hit its peak tonight. This week's Reclaimed Soul will focus on live performances recorded in some of our nation’s prisons.
What the Chicago Public Schools budget will mean for kids, and classrooms. Plus the New Horizons spacecraft gets up close and personal with Pluto. Remembering the deadly heat wave in Chicago 20 years on. And new music in our performance studio from Eleventh Dream Day.