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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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Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight April 27, 2016 - Full Show

Chicago Tonight

April 27, 2016 - Full Show

Watch the April 27, 2016 full episode of "Chicago Tonight."

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April 27, 2016 - Full Show

56:47

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Chicago Tonight

April 26, 2016 - Full Show

Watch the April 26, 2016 full episode of "Chicago Tonight."

56:42

April 26, 2016 - Full Show

56:42

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Chicago Tonight

April 25, 2016 - Full Show

Watch the April 25, 2016 full episode of "Chicago Tonight."

56:47

April 25, 2016 - Full Show

56:47

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight The Week in Review: Unraveling the Latest Lucas Museum Plan

Chicago Tonight

The Week in Review: Unraveling the Latest Lucas Museum Plan

Joel Weisman and his guests discuss a new plan for the Lucas Museum and other top stories.

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The Week in Review: Unraveling the Latest Lucas Museum Plan

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Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Analyzing Dennis Hastert’s Sentencing and Legal Questions

Chicago Tonight

Analyzing Dennis Hastert’s Sentencing and Legal Questions

We analyze the legal questions raised by Dennis Hastert's sentencing.

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Analyzing Dennis Hastert’s Sentencing and Legal Questions

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Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Dennis Hastert Sentenced to 15 Months in Prison

Chicago Tonight

Dennis Hastert Sentenced to 15 Months in Prison

Dennis Hastert was sentenced to 15 months in prison and admitted to sexual abuse.

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Dennis Hastert Sentenced to 15 Months in Prison

8:35

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight New Book Builds Recognition of Forgotten Chicago Architect

Chicago Tonight

New Book Builds Recognition of Forgotten Chicago Architect

We discuss a new book about forgotten architect Benjamin Marshall.

10:32

New Book Builds Recognition of Forgotten Chicago Architect

10:32

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Upscale Resale: Glencoe Shop is Designed to Donate

Chicago Tonight

Upscale Resale: Glencoe Shop is Designed to Donate

Jay Shefsky visits an upscale consignment shop in the Chicago suburb of Glencoe.

4:16

Upscale Resale: Glencoe Shop is Designed to Donate

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Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Community Leaders Support Lucas Museum at McCormick Place

Chicago Tonight

Community Leaders Support Lucas Museum at McCormick Place

Community and faith leaders showed their support for the Lucas Museum at McCormick Place.

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Community Leaders Support Lucas Museum at McCormick Place

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Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Dennis Hastert Faces Sentencing, Accusers on Wednesday

Chicago Tonight

Dennis Hastert Faces Sentencing, Accusers on Wednesday

Dennis Hastert faces sentencing Wednesday.

4:59

Dennis Hastert Faces Sentencing, Accusers on Wednesday

4:59

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight For Expectant Mother, Possible Exposure to Zika Terrifying

Chicago Tonight

For Expectant Mother, Possible Exposure to Zika Terrifying

We talk with a local pregnant woman who may have been exposed to the Zika virus.

10:48

For Expectant Mother, Possible Exposure to Zika Terrifying

10:48

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Homophobia in Sports Not Just a Hockey Problem

Chicago Tonight

Homophobia in Sports Not Just a Hockey Problem

We talk about homophobia in sports with an openly-gay Blackhawks reporter for the Tribune

9:32

Homophobia in Sports Not Just a Hockey Problem

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