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December 8, 2011 - High School Dropout Rates

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A new study shows high school dropouts actually cost society money. We take a closer look with the study's author.

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Chicago Tonight

September 27, 2016 - Full Show

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

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September 27, 2016 - Full Show

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Chicago Tonight

September 26, 2016 - Full Show

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

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September 26, 2016 - Full Show

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Aldermen React to Mayor Emanuel’s Speech on Violence

Highlights and analysis of the mayor's speech on solutions to Chicago's gun violence.

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Aldermen React to Mayor Emanuel’s Speech on Violence

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Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Donald Trump Hits Campaign Trail in Chicago

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Donald Trump Hits Campaign Trail in Chicago

Donald Trump on Wednesday hit Chicago and the suburbs for rallies and fundraisers.

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Donald Trump Hits Campaign Trail in Chicago

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Web Extra: 3-D Printing Bone

Movie compilation of hyper-elastic bone being 3D-printed into various forms.

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Web Extra: 3-D Printing Bone

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Web Extra: Curtis Mayfield

Clips from the 1996 WTTW documentary “Record Row,” narrated by Etta James.

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Web Extra: Curtis Mayfield

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Library’s Artifacts Offer Behind-the-Scenes Look at Hamilton

We show you some original artifacts pertaining to Alexander Hamilton.

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Library’s Artifacts Offer Behind-the-Scenes Look at Hamilton

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Looking at the Intersection of Comedy and Politics

Monday's presidential debate sparked some laughs.

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Looking at the Intersection of Comedy and Politics

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Supreme Court Preview: Former Clerks on New Term

Three former Supreme Court clerks preview some of the upcoming hot-button cases.

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Supreme Court Preview: Former Clerks on New Term

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Tim Schneider on Future of GOP, Trump’s Debate Performance

The head of the Illinois Republican Party looks ahead to the future of his party.

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Tim Schneider on Future of GOP, Trump’s Debate Performance

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