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Morning Shift

Checking The 'Time' With Valerie June

The Tennessee native talks about her new album, 'The Order Of Time,' and why listening to music at gas stations can be a good thing.
February 20, 2017


Gary’s Disappearing Public Schools

In the last two years, Gary has closed six buildings amid declining enrollment, dwindling tax revenue and competition from charter schools.
February 20, 2017

All Things Considered

Uber Will Investigate Sexual Harassment Claims By Engineer

Uber's CEO has ordered an investigation into a claim made by a female engineer in a blog post.
February 20, 2017

Curious City

What Are The Limits On Backyard Livestock In Chicago?

After her neighbor adopted five goats, Jeanne Cuff wondered about Chicago’s livestock laws.
February 19, 2017


Chicago Attempts To Dial Down The Volume On Street Performers

Aldermen will vote on a crackdown on downtown performers, and some musicians don't understand why people are harping on them.
February 20, 2017


President Trump Names Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster New National Security Adviser

The president called McMaster "a man of tremendous talent and tremendous experience."
February 20, 2017

All Things Considered

Monticello Restoration Project Puts An Increased Focus On Jefferson's Slaves

Thomas Jefferson's Virginia plantation is being renovated to shed more light on the enslaved people who lived and worked there.
February 21, 2017


Hundreds Protest Trump At Chicago 'Not My President' Rally

Monday's rally was one of several occurring across the U.S. dubbed "Not My President's Day."
February 20, 2017


Life On Mars With Dr. Sheyna Gifford

Gifford tells us about her year living in a biodome on a Hawaiian volcano with just five other people as part of a NASA mission to simulate life on Mars.
February 17, 2017

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