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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

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

NPR

WATCH: Father Of Fallen Soldier: 'You Have Sacrificed Nothing'

Khizr Khan told Democrats to honor his son's sacrifice by voting for Hillary Clinton.
July 29, 2016

What Women Need In A Checkup: Test Less, Talk More

Some tests that used to be part of an annual physical are no longer recommended. Others can be done less often. Still, seeing your doctor...
July 29, 2016

WBEZ News

Mayor Rahm Emanuel's Late Entrance To The Democratic Convention

After the mayor skipped the first two days of the convention, some reporters questioned his status on the national political scene.
July 28, 2016

WBEZ News

Obama Presidential Library Reportedly 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

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

All Things Considered

Hillary's Free Tuition Promise: What Would It Cost? How Would It Work?

This proposal is novel and dramatic: a broadly-scaled entitlement program for the middle class directed not at older people but at younge...
July 28, 2016

WBEZ News

Chicago Sets Aside Stop-And-Frisk As Deterrence Strategy, Police Data Show

Police stops during the year’s first six months were down 84 percent from the same period last year. Tallied by month, the number of stops has not increased much since falling off a cliff last winter.
July 28, 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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