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Martin Luther King Jr. delivers his “Mountaintop” speech on April 3, 1968.

It is a moment seared in the memories of so many Americans: the day in 1968 they learned that Martin Luther King Jr. had been assassinated. The Rev. Jesse Jackson was there, and he shares his memories with Chicago Tonight.

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The civil rights advocate announced Friday that he was diagnosed with the progressive degenerative disorder in 2015. 

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Mayoral candidate Jesús “Chuy” García is hoping that an influx of support from black leaders will put him ahead of opponent Mayor Rahm Emanuel in the April 7 runoff election for Chicago mayor. 

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Two titans of the Civil Rights Era – Rev. Jesse Jackson and Rev. Otis Moss Jr. – open up with personal stories of their relationship with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

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Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr.'s past weight-loss surgery may be behind his latest "gastrointestinal issues."

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Rev. Jesse Jackson says he plans to protest during the upcoming NATO summit.

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Debbie Halvorson is a candidate for the Democratic nomination for Congress in the 2nd District.

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Jesse Jackson,Jr. is the incumbent in the race for Congress in the 2nd District.