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StoryCorps Chicago: 'I'm In Control Now'

Philile Mndzebele came to Chicago after fleeing her native Swaziland to escape domestic abuse.
July 29, 2016

WBEZ News

‘Quite A Few Questions’ After Man Killed By Chicago Police

Friends are hosting a vigil for an 18-year-old Chicago man police shot and killed last night in the South Shore neighborhood.
July 29, 2016

Nerdette

Jessi Klein On Grown-Up Tomboys, Motherhood, And Backpacks

Jessi Klein, head writer for Inside Amy Schumer, talks about the awkwardness of being a grown-up tom boy.
July 29, 2016

Planet Money

Project Eavesdrop

The computer or phone that you use knows a lot about you. It knows your secrets — and it might be giving them away.
July 29, 2016

WBEZ News

High-Ranking Police Officer Sues Chicago And WBEZ

A high-ranking Chicago police officer is suing the City of Chicago and the Independent Police Review Authority for what he calls a botche...
July 29, 2016

Morning Shift

Nostalgia Meets Sci-Fi in Breakout Netflix Hit ‘Stranger Things’

Morning Shift host Tony Sarabia sits down with Erik Adams, TV critic for the A.V. Club, to talk about different elements of the show that are resonating with viewers, like the 1980s nostalgia, the sci-fi storyline and performances by Winona Ryder and a band of goofy kids with bad haircuts.
July 29, 2016

WBEZ News

Obama Presidential Library Headed To Jackson Park

Woodlawn’s Reverend Leon Finney says the news has him happy enough to do “cartwheels down Stony Island and Jackson Park.”
July 28, 2016

Editor’s List

Cover To Cover

Dig into interviews and reviews to find your next read.
July 4, 2016

NPR

STUDY: Uber's Effect On Drunken-Driving Deaths

A new study of data from 100 U.S. cities finds access to apps for ride-sharing services has not led to a decrease in alcohol-related traf...
July 29, 2016

TED Radio Hour

When A Project Fails, Should The Workers Get A Bonus?

Entrepreneur Astro Teller rewards colleagues when their ambitious projects fail. Teller says this helps people take risks so they can ach...
July 29, 2016

Editor’s List

Heat Of The Moment

Climate change will alter the lives of everyone on earth. It’s changing how people live and eat. It’s reshaping national economies. It’s wiping out species. This is the story we are all living.
April 27, 2016

WBEZ News

The latest news and feature stories from WBEZ Chicago.
July 29, 2016

Morning Shift

A dynamic mix of news, culture and music in Chicago. Hosted by Tony Sarabia. From WBEZ.
July 29, 2016

Worldview

From Nobel Peace Prize winners to Nicaraguan sweatshop workers, we highlight a range of voices that go beyond the headlines. From WBEZ.
July 29, 2016

Curious City

Ask questions, vote and discover answers about Chicago, the region and its people. From WBEZ.
July 25, 2016

Nerdette

Interviews with your favorite authors, artists, astronauts and more. From WBEZ.
July 29, 2016

This American Life

Each week, a new theme and a variety of stories on that theme. Hosted by Ira Glass.
July 18, 2016

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