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Viewer Feedback: ‘I Hate Imposing Term Limits’

Paris Schutz recently spoke with former Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn about his push for mayoral term limits in Chicago. And you had a lot to say about it.

July 5, 2018 - Full Show

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John von Rhein, Classical Music Critic, Retires from Chicago Tribune

| Jay Shefsky
John von Rhein (Courtesy of Chicago Tribune)

The Chicago Tribune’s newly retired classical music critic looks back on four decades of listening. 

July 2, 2018 - Full Show

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July 4th Fireworks: Where to Watch

Navy Pier summer fireworks in 2011. (Michael Mayer / Flickr)

Update: Due to storms Wednesday, a number of fireworks displays originally set for July 4 have been rescheduled. Get the latest details.

June 28, 2018 - Full Show

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Viewer Feedback: ‘Chicago Merits Much Better Than This’

Your thoughts about the proposed addition to Chicago's Union Station.

How Are Supreme Court Justices Selected and Approved?

| Jay Shefsky
(Joe Ravi / Wikimedia Commons)

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy will retire July 31. Who will replace him? And how will they be selected?

June 27, 2018 - Full Show

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Viewer Feedback: ‘Cardinal Tells Sessions to Shut Up and Dribble’

Your thoughts about Cardinal Cupich’s stance on the separation of families at the border. 

Elizabeth Brackett Honored on US House Floor

U.S. Rep. Mike Quigley gave a speech Tuesday paying tribute to the late Chicago Tonight host. 

June 25, 2018 - Full Show

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Watch Live: Funeral Services for Elizabeth Brackett

Elizabeth Brackett and husband Peter Martinez (Elizabeth Brackett / Facebook photo)

Funeral services for the award-winning journalist start at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Kenilworth Union Church. You can watch the ceremony here.

June 19, 2018 - Full Show

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Elizabeth Brackett’s Death Ruled Accident by Medical Examiner

The Cook County medical examiner’s office on Tuesday ruled the death of award-winning journalist Elizabeth Brackett an accident.

June 18, 2018 - Full Show

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Revisiting Elizabeth Brackett’s Award-Winning Profile of Barack Obama

When state Sen. Barack Obama decided to run for U.S. Senate, Elizabeth Brackett produced one of the first television documentaries about his life story.

June 14, 2018 - Full Show

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Viewer Feedback: ‘We Are Praying For Her. We Love Elizabeth’

There has been an outpouring of support for veteran “Chicago Tonight” journalist Elizabeth Brackett, who was critically injured in a bicycle accident Wednesday morning.

Elizabeth Brackett, Longtime WTTW Journalist, Critically Injured in Bicycle Accident

Elizabeth Brackett in 2015 (Well-Fit Performance / Facebook photo)

Longtime “Chicago Tonight” reporter and host Elizabeth Brackett, 76, is in critical but stable condition following a Wednesday morning bicycle accident that left her with at least one fractured vertebra in her neck.

June 13, 2018 - Full Show

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