A St. Louis Public Radio reporter gives an update on Ferguson, Mo., one year after the death of Michael Brown. We hear some suggested methods to reduce the noise around O'Hare Airport. The Oak Park Library is working to establish a sister library with Cuba. We’ve also got a sports roundup from our WBEZ Sports Contributor. Minneapolis folk singer Charlie Parr performs folk music from his latest release.
Why there’s a backlog in processing evidence in rape cases. Check in with our sports contributor Cheryl Raye Stout to get a sense of the Cubs and White Sox trade landscape. We continue our look back on 25 years of the Americans with Disabilities Act with a focus on the legal issues surrounding the law. W talk with a time management expert with advice about how to achieve work/life balance.
Two players from Chicago will be representing the National League: Cubs 3rd baseman Kris Bryant and his teammate 1st baseman Anthony Rizzo. And a player from the White Sox -- pitcher Chris Sale -- will be playing for the American league.