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Former Aide Cassidy Hutchinson: Donald Trump Was Told Protesters Had Weapons on Jan. 6

Cassidy Hutchinson quoted Trump as directing his staff, in profane terms, to... Read More

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Election 2022: Abortion Is Central in 1st Post-Roe Primaries

In the Republican race for governor in Illinois, Darren Bailey, a farmer... Read More

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Chicago On Vacation with Geoffrey Baer

Explore the history of the places Chicagoans have been visiting for generations and plan your next adventure. You'll find 20 of the best vacation destinations within driving distance of Chicago - whether you seek stunning hiking trails, wild water parks, tranquil beaches, or just a quick escape from the city.

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Hotel Portofino Recap: Episode 2

Lucian continues to try to connect with Rose, per his father's wishes, but enjoys the company of the hotel's staff more than the Drummond-Wards. 

Constance seems to be better company for Julian than Rose. Photo: Eagle Eye Drama Limited

Black Voices

New Chicago Office Aims to Help Formerly Incarcerated People Transition Out of Prison

Willette Benford, who has served time in prison herself, has been appointed to serve as Chicago’s director of re-entry.

Willette Benford

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The Power of Observation: Empowering Children to Use Their Senses

Observation, an important part of scientific inquiry, leads to discovery and learning.

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2022 Voter Guide To The Primary Election

WTTW’s 2022 Voter Guide is your comprehensive library of resources for the Primary Election on June 28.

Gill Hornby and her novel Miss Austen

Drama

A Novel About Jane Austen Is Being Made into a Miniseries

Jane Austen is once again being adapted for the screen, but this time it's her life, not her books, that is the subject.

Bella in Hotel Portofino. Photo: Eagle Eye Limited

Recap & Stream

Travel to the Italian Riviera in Hotel Portofino

English and English-speaking guests gather with different aims, although many of their goals revolve around money and gaining it: through marriage, work, fraud, blackmail.

Chicago rapper Vic Mensa standing before two paintings.

Arts & Entertainment

Chicago Rapper Vic Mensa Curates New Art Show

The show curated by rapper Vic Mensa is called “Skin and Masks.” It was inspired by Frantz Fanon, the influential 20th century thinker and author of “Black Skin, White Masks.”

Child receiving a vaccine

For parents

How to Talk to Your Child About Vaccines

When my children have to get shots, I first consider their unique personalities. What are their fears? What comforts them? How do they see themself as part of their community? I try to use this information to help them understand vaccinations, not only to prepare them for an upcoming shot, but also prepare them for taking charge of their own health in the future.

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