Chicago Tonight

Aug. 7, 2019 - Full Show

08/07/2019 | 56m 47s

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Racial Tensions Boil Over in City Water Department Research Collaborative Addresses Chicago’s Gun Violence Teacher Shortage Hits Black, Special Needs Students Hardest Business is Buzzing This Summer for a Beekeeper on Wheels Spotlight Politics: Tom Cullerton Fights Federal Indictment Ask Geoffrey: How Did North Lawndale Get Its Name? New Community Garden Aims to Shed Light on Urban Indians

Aired: 08/07/19 | Rating: NR

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