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Chicago man loses 200 pounds to give back to Little Village
Apr. 4, 2014
The first generation college grad lost the weight and ran a 5k race to raise money for the Little Village neighborhood.
What does our favorite food say about us?
Mar. 21, 2014
We take a look at the state of our plate as we talk with the man behind the annual tome, Eating Habits in America. Also, the sounds of bhangra pioneer DJ Rehka.
Chicago to Mexico, by bus
Feb. 21, 2014
Chicago is connected to a world of small Mexican towns. Linda Lutton used to live in Mexico, and has taken the 2,000-mile trip nearly a dozen times to and from Zamora, Michoacán.
Mexican father gives Chicago sons big surprise
Jan. 18, 2014
Jose Franco Rubio’s sons knew they were getting Bulls tickets for Christmas. They didn’t know their Dad planned to fly in and join them at the United Center, minutes before the game.
Indiana immigration reform activist won’t eat until deal is reached
Dec. 2, 2013
Northwest Indiana native Rudy Lopez and other activists get a visit from the President and First Lady on Friday
What's next for immigration reform on a local and national level
Nov. 21, 2013
Morning Shift is on the road this morning at our West Side Bureau in Chicago's Little Village neighborhood for conversations around immigration reform – where do we stand and where do we go from here?
Polish artists tripped up by immigration laws
Oct. 29, 2013
A small alternative theater company from Poland is scrambling to put together a production slated to show in Chicago after the U.S. denied its cast members visas. The group claims it’s just another victim of stalled immigration reform.
Indiana's Coats: Shutdown didn’t work
Oct. 23, 2013
Senator says Americans should get another vote to decide fate of health plan.
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