Republican candidate Tom Cross and Democrat Mike Frerichs face off on Chicago Tonight's candidate forum for the open treasurer's seat.
How are Cook County health officials preparing for potential Ebola cases? Paris Schutz has the story.
Chicago Teachers Union Vice President Jesse Sharkey is filling in as president of the union, while Karen Lewis battles an illness.
Writers Theatre in Glencoe is breaking ground on a new home to be designed by Studio Gang Architects.
Joel Weisman and his panel continue their conversation online by talking about Ebola and media coverage – is the press overreacting to the story?
A spooky pet parade, an apple pie contest, and a skelebration; Chicago Tonight knows what’s going on this weekend.
The stock market had another wild ride today. Eddie Arruza and his panel take a look at what's behind the volatility.
A local man built a full-size working replica of an 1860's steam locomotive in his spare time. Now he's at work on the Lincoln Funeral Car. We revisit his story.
Republican Illinois Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka and Democratic challenger Sheila Simon participate in Chicago Tonight’s forum.
James “Big Cat” Williams and Ann Kreiter discuss the Bears' lackluster performance against the Miami Dolphins.
A top Emanuel ally and chairman of the powerful Committee on Committees, Rules and Ethics on City Council is in hot water with Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan’s office.
Joel Weisman and his panel of journalists discuss this week’s headlines.
Passengers arriving from West Africa at O’Hare International Airport will be screened for Ebola. Paris Schutz details what the screenings involve for those passengers.
Two-time Pulitzer Prize winner, New York Times columnist, and best-selling author Nicholas Kristof visits Chicago Tonight to talk about his book and give his take on some global events.
Filmmaker Michael Caplan discusses the first completed documentary on National Book Award winning Chicago author, Nelson Algren.