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    Renée Fleming Reflects on 25 Years with Lyric Opera

    One of the world’s most renowned opera singers is marking a landmark anniversary.

    Renée Fleming Reflects on 25 Years with Lyric Opera

    Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Transgender Chicagoan Reunites with Christian Cousin

    Chicago Tonight

    Transgender Chicagoan Reunites with Christian Cousin

    WTTW captures a family reunion between two cousins.

    Transgender Chicagoan Reunites with Christian Cousin

    Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Tiffany Van Dyke Speaks to Media After Reported Beating

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    Tiffany Van Dyke Speaks to Media After Reported Beating

    The wife of former Chicago police Officer Jason Van Dyke speaks to the press.

    Tiffany Van Dyke Speaks to Media After Reported Beating

    Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Ald. Ed Burke Accused of Electioneering

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    Ald. Ed Burke Accused of Electioneering

    A cellphone video shows Ald. Ed Burke handing out shoulder bags at a polling place.

    Ald. Ed Burke Accused of Electioneering

    Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Randy Duncan: “Love in Four Acts”

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    Randy Duncan: “Love in Four Acts”

    In 1994, Randy Duncan was featured in a WTTW program called “Love in Four Acts.”

    Randy Duncan: “Love in Four Acts”

    Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight 2019 Chicago Election Guide: Dwayne Truss

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    2019 Chicago Election Guide: Dwayne Truss

    Dwayne Truss gives a two-minute statement as part of WTTW’s 2019 Voters’ Guide.

    2019 Chicago Election Guide: Dwayne Truss

    Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight First Black Female AMA President Talks Policy, Health Equity

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    First Black Female AMA President Talks Policy, Health Equity

    Meet Dr. Patrice Harris, the new leader of the Chicago-based American Medical Association.

    First Black Female AMA President Talks Policy, Health Equity

    Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Veterans, Lawmakers Push to Overturn Transgender Service Ban

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    Veterans, Lawmakers Push to Overturn Transgender Service Ban

    A conversation with retired Col. Jennifer Pritzker and retired Navy Cmdr. Joseph Troiani.

    Veterans, Lawmakers Push to Overturn Transgender Service Ban

    Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight 5 Theater Recommendations: ‘Music Man,’ ‘True West’ and More

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    5 Theater Recommendations: ‘Music Man,’ ‘True West’ and More

    Theater critic Hedy Weiss recommends her current favorites.

    5 Theater Recommendations: ‘Music Man,’ ‘True West’ and More

    Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight How Illinois Employers Might Handle Recreational Marijuana

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    How Illinois Employers Might Handle Recreational Marijuana

    Recreational marijuana becomes legal in Illinois on Jan. 1. How will employers react?

    How Illinois Employers Might Handle Recreational Marijuana

    Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight What Illinois Offers Undocumented Immigrants

    Chicago Tonight

    What Illinois Offers Undocumented Immigrants

    Even as President Donald Trump cracks down on immigration, Illinois is expanding services.

    What Illinois Offers Undocumented Immigrants

    Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Skateboard Camp Shows Kids the Basics in Chicago Skate Parks

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    Skateboard Camp Shows Kids the Basics in Chicago Skate Parks

    The park district teams up with a local organization to offer youth skateboarding camps.

    Skateboard Camp Shows Kids the Basics in Chicago Skate Parks

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    ICE Raids Rattle Chicago’s Immigrant Communities

    We discuss the ICE deportation operations with Ruth Lopez-McCarthy and Randy Ramey.

    ICE Raids Rattle Chicago’s Immigrant Communities

    Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Northbrook-Based UL Combats Explosion Hazards

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    Northbrook-Based UL Combats Explosion Hazards

    Inside a Chicago-area lab trying to prevent explosions from happening.

    Northbrook-Based UL Combats Explosion Hazards

    Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Florida Expert Flies to Chicago to Help Catch Alligator

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    Florida Expert Flies to Chicago to Help Catch Alligator

    The search for an elusive alligator in Humboldt Park Lagoon enters its second week.

    Florida Expert Flies to Chicago to Help Catch Alligator

    Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight At MSI Chicago, a Brave New World of Wearable Tech

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    At MSI Chicago, a Brave New World of Wearable Tech

    Inside the exhibition “Wired to Wear” at the Museum of Science and Industry.

    At MSI Chicago, a Brave New World of Wearable Tech

    Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Despite Threats, ICE Raids Fail to Materialize in Chicago

    Chicago Tonight

    Despite Threats, ICE Raids Fail to Materialize in Chicago

    There has been no sign yet of a beefed-up presence from ICE agents in Chicago.

    Despite Threats, ICE Raids Fail to Materialize in Chicago

    Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Chicago Corruption Walking Tour Begins Final Season

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    Chicago Corruption Walking Tour Begins Final Season

    A tour enters its final season of investigating the city’s corrupt past -- and present.

    Chicago Corruption Walking Tour Begins Final Season

    Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Design Competition Selects Bungalow for the 21st Century

    Chicago Tonight

    Design Competition Selects Bungalow for the 21st Century

    Chicago Tribune architecture critic Blair Kamin weighs in on the latest architecture news.

    Design Competition Selects Bungalow for the 21st Century

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    Chicago Tonight

    Why Alligators Don’t Make Good Pets (and 9 Other Fun Facts)

    The alligator on the loose in the Humboldt Park Lagoon has generated a lot of buzz.

    Why Alligators Don’t Make Good Pets (and 9 Other Fun Facts)

    Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Chicago Defender Ends 114-Year Print Run, Goes Online Only

    Chicago Tonight

    Chicago Defender Ends 114-Year Print Run, Goes Online Only

    The iconic black-owned newspaper that has told the stories of black America since 1905.

    Chicago Defender Ends 114-Year Print Run, Goes Online Only

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    Chicago Tonight

    The Best Chicago Film Archive You’ve Never Heard Of

    Meet the family behind a unique Chicago film archive.

    The Best Chicago Film Archive You’ve Never Heard Of

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    Chicago Tonight

    Tracing American Fashion from ‘Silver Screen to Mainstream’

    Inside a Chicago History Museum exhibit exploring 1930s fashion.

    Tracing American Fashion from ‘Silver Screen to Mainstream’

    Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight ‘Get Outside’ Map Offers 350 Places to Enjoy Nature Locally

    Chicago Tonight

    ‘Get Outside’ Map Offers 350 Places to Enjoy Nature Locally

    A new online tool helps Chicagoans easily identify ways to explore the outdoors.

    ‘Get Outside’ Map Offers 350 Places to Enjoy Nature Locally