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Former Ald. Ed Burkę enters his home after being found guilty of racketeering and bribery. Jurors deliberated for about 23 hours before delivering the verdict about 2 p.m. Thursday.

Former Ald. Ed Burkę enters his home after being found guilty of racketeering and bribery. Jurors deliberated for about 23 hours before delivering the verdict about 2 p.m. Thursday.

Tyler Pasciak LaRiviere

Former Ald. Ed Burkę enters his home after being found guilty of racketeering and bribery. Jurors deliberated for about 23 hours before delivering the verdict about 2 p.m. Thursday.

Former Ald. Ed Burkę enters his home after being found guilty of racketeering and bribery. Jurors deliberated for about 23 hours before delivering the verdict about 2 p.m. Thursday.

Tyler Pasciak LaRiviere

WBEZ’s Weekly News Recap, Dec. 22, 2023: Burke guilty, Columbia strike ends, migrants and more

Former alderman Ed Burke is guilty of racketeering, bribery and attempted extortion. Reset breaks down the biggest stories of the week.

Former Ald. Ed Burkę enters his home after being found guilty of racketeering and bribery. Jurors deliberated for about 23 hours before delivering the verdict about 2 p.m. Thursday.

Tyler Pasciak LaRiviere

   

A months-long strike of adjunct professors at Columbia College ends. Meanwhile, Texas Governor Greg Abbott sent migrants to Chicago this week by plane.

Reset goes behind those headlines and more with a panel of local journalists on the Weekly News Recap.

GUESTS: David Greising, president and CEO, Better Government Association

Amanda Vinicky, WTTW political correspondent

Jon Seidel, federal courts reporter, Chicago Sun-Times

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