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A 'Nuclear' Senate Showdown Next Week Appears All But Inevitable

If Senate Democrats are set on opposing the SCOTUS nomination of Judge Gorsuch, Senate Republicans are just as fixed on confirming him.
March 29, 2017

Morning Shift

The 3 Most Endangered Public Art Installations In Chicago

Two works by Alexander Calder and one by Jean Dubuffet are threatened or actively being removed says Preservation Chicago.
March 29, 2017

NPR

6 Changes The Trump Administration Can Still Make To Obamacare

The Republican overhaul bill died, but the health care drama continues.
March 29, 2017

WBEZ News

What The Death Of Broadband Privacy Rules Means

Now that both houses of Congress have voted to block Obama-era broadband privacy rules, what does that mean for you?
March 29, 2017

All Things Considered

Older Workers Find Age Discrimination Built Right Into Some Job Websites

The sites screen out older job seekers by limiting the dates you can fill in forms, an investigation by the Illinois attorney general found.
March 29, 2017

Written Inside

Ep 3: On The Move... Again

'Written Inside' looks at life inside a maximum-security prison. In this episode, an inmate meets his 37th cellmate.
March 28, 2017

NPR

Brexit Gets Real: Prime Minister May Has Triggered U.K.'s Exit From EU

"This is an historic moment, from which there can be no turning back." British Prime Minister Theresa May said.
March 29, 2017

WBEZ News

Ex-Congressman's Lawyers: Informant In Schock Case Broke Law

Former U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock's attorneys says the government went too far when it transformed a staffer into an informant.
March 28, 2017

All Things Considered

'The Tinder Opera' Creators Hope You Swipe Right On Online Opera

"Connection Lost: The Tinder Opera" is an 11-minute video dramatizing a young man's quest for love via the popular dating app.
March 28, 2017

Curious City

The Meteorologist’s Climate Change Dilemma

Tom Skilling explains why most TV meteorologists don't talk about climate change, but should.
March 26, 2017

WBEZ News

Activists Call For Transparency In ICE Shooting

Federal authorities and an attorney for the hospitalized man offered conflicting accounts of Monday's shooting.
March 28, 2017

Jim DeRogatis

50 Chicago Artists Who Changed Popular Music — Chess Records

In his latest tutorial on Chicago's music history, Jim DeRogatis explains how a local record label helped launch early rock 'n' roll.
March 27, 2017

Nerdette

Let’s Talk About Sex (And Religion) With Dr. Bat Sheva Marcus

Dr. Bat Sheva Marcus, founder of one of the largest women’s sexual health clinics, discusses helping women, particularly Orthodox Jewish ...
March 24, 2017

WBEZ News

A Message About CPB Funding

A message from our CEO about the President’s proposed budget, which calls for an end to all federal funding for public broadcasting.
March 23, 2017

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