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Chicago Public Schools Drops Plan To Sue The State

After state lawmakers passed a stopgap spending plan, the district put its plan to sue the state “on ice.”
July 27, 2016

Morning Shift

Reclaimed Soul: Philly Soul

Not all Democrats are dancing to Hillary Clinton’s tune this week, but we’re groovin’ to the City of Brotherly Love’s legendary brand of ...
July 27, 2016

WBEZ News

Police Review Agency Calls For Three Officers To Be Fired

IPRA's recommendations go to the police superintendent and then to the city's police board, which makes a final decision.
July 27, 2016

Morning Shift

Black Athlete Activists Have A Rich History In America

'Morning Shift' puts recent protests and activism by black athletes into historical context.
July 27, 2016

NPR

The Olympic Storylines You Absolutely Need To Know

Here's a guide to the American athletes and events likely to produce the most memorable performances.
July 27, 2016

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July 25, 2016

Planet Money

Can a Game Show Lose?

Crafting a TV game show is a balancing act. Producers have to carefully calibrate the rules, the drama and the prizes just right. Sometim...
July 27, 2016

WBEZ News

Blagojevich To Take Part In Resentencing By Video

Ex-Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich is scheduled to appear at his resentencing hearing next month, but not in person.
July 27, 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

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July 27, 2016

Morning Shift

A dynamic mix of news, culture and music in Chicago. Hosted by Tony Sarabia. From WBEZ.
July 27, 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 27, 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.
June 23, 2016

This American Life

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

Invisibilia

Stories about the invisible forces that control human behavior: ideas, beliefs, assumptions and emotions. From NPR.
June 24, 2016

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