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Chicago Tonight is a nightly news, arts and entertainment program that airs on WTTW. The program is hosted by award-winning journalist Phil Ponce and provides in-depth coverage of Chicago stories that have national appeal.

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Chicago Tonight

August 25, 2016 - Full Show

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August 25, 2016 - Full Show

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Chicago Tonight

August 24, 2016 - Full Show

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August 24, 2016 - Full Show

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Chicago Tonight

August 23, 2016 - Full Show

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August 23, 2016 - Full Show

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Chicago Tonight

August 22, 2016 - Full Show

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August 22, 2016 - Full Show

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Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight The Week in Review: Trump Talks Chicago Violence

Chicago Tonight

The Week in Review: Trump Talks Chicago Violence

Joel Weisman and guests discuss the week's news.

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The Week in Review: Trump Talks Chicago Violence

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Chicago Tonight

Web Extra, The Week in Review: Trump Talks Chicago Violence

The conversation continues online in our exclusive web video.

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Web Extra, The Week in Review: Trump Talks Chicago Violence

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Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Effort to End Gerrymandering in Illinois Officially Dead

Chicago Tonight

Effort to End Gerrymandering in Illinois Officially Dead

A court ruled that map drawing cannot appear before the voters on the November ballot.

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Effort to End Gerrymandering in Illinois Officially Dead

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Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Recent Fatalities Raise Questions About Chicago Bike Safety

Chicago Tonight

Recent Fatalities Raise Questions About Chicago Bike Safety

Four cyclists have been killed this summer in Chicago. We discuss the state of bike safety

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Recent Fatalities Raise Questions About Chicago Bike Safety

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Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Sox Fans Guarantee New Name for Ballpark Will Be Mocked

Chicago Tonight

Sox Fans Guarantee New Name for Ballpark Will Be Mocked

We discuss the Sox stadium naming rights with Danny Ecker of Crain's Chicago Business.

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Sox Fans Guarantee New Name for Ballpark Will Be Mocked

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Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Attorney for Brendan Dassey on Overturned Conviction

Chicago Tonight

Attorney for Brendan Dassey on Overturned Conviction

An update from the attorney of Brendan Dassey, an accused teen from "Making a Murder."

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Attorney for Brendan Dassey on Overturned Conviction

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Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight CTU Considers October Strike if New Deal Not Struck

Chicago Tonight

CTU Considers October Strike if New Deal Not Struck

With no contract with CPS, Chicago teachers are looking at their second strike this year.

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CTU Considers October Strike if New Deal Not Struck

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Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Turbulence of 1930s America Gives Rise to Distinct Art

Chicago Tonight

Turbulence of 1930s America Gives Rise to Distinct Art

An exhibition at the Art Institute looks at the art movement of the Great Depression.

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Turbulence of 1930s America Gives Rise to Distinct Art

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