We talk with Salim Muwakkil and WBEZ's Richard Steele about the rise and potential fall of the Jackson family. Chicago sports photographer Bill Smith will tell us about his work with children in Cambodia. Finally, comedian Jeff Garlin stops by to chat with Rick--and share some laughs.
A spokesman for Rod Blagojevich says the former governor plans to testify in his corruption retrial. However Blagojevich's attorneys aren't yet saying for sure one way or the other. If he does testify it comes on the heels of a terrible day in court for the defense Wednesday.
Ex-Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich's second corruption trial begins Wednesday. And it's likely to once again put a lot of attention on Rahm Emanuel, now Chicago's mayor-elect.Emanuel was never called to testify last summer and has not been accused of wrongdoing.