Chicago Tonight

May 6, 2019 - Full Show

05/06/2019 | 56m 48s

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High Time or Half-Baked? Illinois Looks to Legalize Weed Rainy Week Tests Chicago Stormwater Management Teens Ditch Fast Fashion, Food for Fair Trade Will Hemp be Illinois’ Next Billion-Dollar Bumper Crop? In ‘Red Meat Republic,’ the Story of How Beef Made Chicago and Changed America A Day in the Life of a Cook County Burn Crew Chicago is Getting Electric Scooters – But Are They Safe?

Aired: 05/06/19 | Rating: NR

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