WBEZ’s Chicago And Illinois News Roundup: April 27, 2018

WGN-TV anchor and investigative reporter Lourdes Duarte and veteran journalist Charlie Meyerson, publisher of ChicagoPublicSquare.com
WGN-TV anchor and investigative reporter Lourdes Duarte and veteran journalist Charlie Meyerson, publisher of ChicagoPublicSquare.com Jason Marck/WBEZ
WGN-TV anchor and investigative reporter Lourdes Duarte and veteran journalist Charlie Meyerson, publisher of ChicagoPublicSquare.com
WGN-TV anchor and investigative reporter Lourdes Duarte and veteran journalist Charlie Meyerson, publisher of ChicagoPublicSquare.com Jason Marck/WBEZ

WBEZ’s Chicago And Illinois News Roundup: April 27, 2018

The Waffle House shooting suspect’s Illinois roots. Developments in the race for Chicago mayor. A prisoner languishing in the Cook County Jail. Those are just a few of the big local and state stories we’re tackling in our this week’s Friday News Roundup. As always, we’ve put together a great panel of journalists to help us review and analyze the news. 

Morning Shift talks with WGN-TV anchor and investigative reporter Lourdes Duarte and veteran journalist Charlie Meyerson, publisher of ChicagoPublicSquare.com, a free daily email newsletter.