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Olympic Team Doctor Shares Favorite Moments from Tokyo Games

We speak with Dr. Mark Hutchinson, one of the leading doctors for the U.S. Olympic team.

Olympic Team Doctor Shares Favorite Moments from Tokyo Games

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New Research Explores How COVID-19 Affects Sense of Smell

Dr. Sandeep Robert Datta of Harvard Medical School shares his recent findings.

New Research Explores How COVID-19 Affects Sense of Smell

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Illinois Repeals HIV Criminal Transmission Law

Advocates say the law discouraged HIV testing and treatment, and the repeal is overdue.

Illinois Repeals HIV Criminal Transmission Law

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Illinois’ Disgraced Former Governor Tries to Make a Comeback

Former Gov. Blagojevich goes to court seeking the ability to run for office once again.

Illinois’ Disgraced Former Governor Tries to Make a Comeback

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Crain’s Headlines: Amazon Tacks on Delivery Fee for Some

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Crain’s Headlines: Amazon Tacks on Delivery Fee for Some

Crain’s Chicago Business editor Ann Dwyer takes us behind the headlines.

Crain’s Headlines: Amazon Tacks on Delivery Fee for Some

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Chicago Residents Fed Up with Noisy Caravans of Motorcycles

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Chicago Residents Fed Up with Noisy Caravans of Motorcycles

Lollapalooza wasn’t the only event making noise downtown this weekend.

Chicago Residents Fed Up with Noisy Caravans of Motorcycles

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West Side Youth Drum Line, Dance Team to Perform at Lolla

Youth from Chicago’s West Side are taking their talents to the stage at Lollapalooza.

West Side Youth Drum Line, Dance Team to Perform at Lolla

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How Illinois is Trying to Attain Equity in Cannabis Industry

The first of three lotteries for retail cannabis licenses kicks off.

How Illinois is Trying to Attain Equity in Cannabis Industry

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Creative Take on Vision Boarding Aims to Help Entrepreneurs

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Creative Take on Vision Boarding Aims to Help Entrepreneurs

For creative entrepreneur Karen Spears, it all started with a love of handwriting.

Creative Take on Vision Boarding Aims to Help Entrepreneurs

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How Communities Are Taking Action Against Climate Change

Illinois communities are taking action on climate change.

How Communities Are Taking Action Against Climate Change

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight BACP Commissioner Rosa Escareño Retires

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BACP Commissioner Rosa Escareño Retires

After a 30-year career with the city, Rosa Escareño, head of the BACP, steps down.

BACP Commissioner Rosa Escareño Retires

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Chicago Tonight

Remembering TV Pitchman Ron Popeil

The dynamic TV pitchman and inventor has died. He was 86 years old.

Remembering TV Pitchman Ron Popeil

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Lollapalooza Rocks Chicago as COVID-19 Cases Rise

Arts correspondent Angel Idowu talks with music fans and artists in Grant Park.

Lollapalooza Rocks Chicago as COVID-19 Cases Rise

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Is Lollapalooza Good for Chicago’s Independent Music Venues?

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Is Lollapalooza Good for Chicago’s Independent Music Venues?

We speak with Chris Bauman from the Chicago Independent Venue League.

Is Lollapalooza Good for Chicago’s Independent Music Venues?

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How Loop Businesses are Faring Amid the Pandemic

We check in with Kiana Distasi from the Chicago Loop Alliance.

How Loop Businesses are Faring Amid the Pandemic

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Global Shortage of Computer Chips Hits US Manufacturing

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Global Shortage of Computer Chips Hits US Manufacturing

A scarcity of computer chips is driving up car prices. What could be next?

Global Shortage of Computer Chips Hits US Manufacturing

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Ask Geoffrey: Cicero’s Klas Restaurant

Geoffrey Baer on the status of a beloved — and endangered — Czech restaurant.

Ask Geoffrey: Cicero’s Klas Restaurant

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Advisory Board Aims to Help Restore Chicago’s Urban Canopy

Chicago has been losing an ally in the fight against global warming: trees.

Advisory Board Aims to Help Restore Chicago’s Urban Canopy

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Spotlight Politics: Insurrection Committee Hearings

Our Spotlight Politics team on the political fallout of the January 6 committee.

Spotlight Politics: Insurrection Committee Hearings

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Simone Biles Withdraws from Olympic Event

We discuss the mental health toll some athletes pay.

Simone Biles Withdraws from Olympic Event

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Illinois Laws on Marriage Certificates More LGBT Friendly

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Illinois Laws on Marriage Certificates More LGBT Friendly

Two new laws help ease the marriage certification process for the LGBTQ+ community.

Illinois Laws on Marriage Certificates More LGBT Friendly

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COVID-19 Cases Spike Across the Country, Again

Rising COVID numbers, a possible vaccine booster shot, and new mask guidance from the CDC.

COVID-19 Cases Spike Across the Country, Again

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City Expands Eligibility for Lead Service Line Program

Your home might be eligible for lead service line replacement. We share the details.

City Expands Eligibility for Lead Service Line Program

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Chris Ware Explores the Place ‘Where Comics Came to Life’

Artist Chris Ware is our tour guide for a new exhibition on comics in Chicago.

Chris Ware Explores the Place ‘Where Comics Came to Life’