| Apr 21, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Davan Maharaj, Ioan Grillo, Charles Bowden and Hipolito Acosta talk about the troubles of drug trafficking across the Americas....
| Mar 24, 2012
5:30 - 9 a.m. Jonathon Brandmeier
5:50 a.m. Johnny B gets an update from Gallagher after his recent health scare.
9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Mike McConnell
10:35 a.m. Mike McConnell talks to a man who gave up money…for good.
12 - 3 p.m. John...
| Mar 25, 2012
| 7:32 PM
A group of teenagers and young adults stood in silence Sunday on the South Side at Racine Avenue and 78th Court, surrounded by members of St. Sabina Catholic Church.
Cars whizzed by as they stood like statues, one holding a cross that said "Stop...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 3:31 PM
Before 1965, people in Alabama had to pass a literacy test before they could vote, and some questions were challenging.
How many states had to ratify the U.S. Constitution for it to take effect? What limit does the Constitution impose of the size of...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 10:57 AM
Reporter Kathy Bergen has been to Copenhagen when Chicago was in consideration for the 2016 Olympics and to Brussels where NATO officials are discussing their May 2012 visit. How has Chicago's perception in Europe changed? How is it the same?
| Oct 11, 2012
| 11:55 AM
Our families all have ancestors that might be considered famous or infamous. Some have been easy to find and others are much more elusive. The important thing to remember is that they are all a part of our family and have earned their leaf on the tree....
| Oct 14, 2012
For urban politicians, gun control is like the bar in "Cheers" — a place of refuge they can seek out whenever things aren't going well. Things aren't going well on the crime front in Chicago, with homicides up 25 percent this year. So what else...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 5:07 PM
The East Coast offers unique hot spots for Halloween chills:
Philadelphia's Eastern State Penitentiary — What began as a one-night haunted house in the ruins of the Eastern State Penitentiary at 22nd Street and Fairmount Avenue in 1991 has 29...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 4:05 PM
Here is some weekend pigskin to chew on:
—How hot will it get for Texas?
You thought things couldn't get worse after the Longhorns got scorched by Oklahoma last week at the State Fair of Texas. Friday, though, came word that "Big Tex," the 52-foot...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 2:13 PM
The Michael Jackson Estate has helped fans around the world celebrate the silver anniversary of Michael Jackson’s “Bad” album with the release of “Bad 25.”
Like his other posthumous releases, “Bad 25” shines...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 8:33 AM
I climb out of the car, step into damp October leaves and stare up at the Logan Square apartment building across the street. A chill rushes up the street. I notice a man standing in the front yard, shuffling back and forth. He does not appear rabid. He...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 3:21 PM
Zombies. They're everywhere. Television. Movies. Graphic novels. Pub crawls. Burlesque shows. You can't swing a dismembered arm without hitting one. But look out: In Scott Kenemore's new book, "Zombie, Illinois," the walking dead are invading places...