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Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Deep Frydays: Part of Your Complete Breakfast

Chicago Tonight

Deep Frydays: Part of Your Complete Breakfast

Nick and Erica rescue your boring breakfast routine in this week’s episode.

Deep Frydays: Part of Your Complete Breakfast

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Deep Frydays: Potato Chip-Crusted Polish Sausage

Chicago Tonight

Deep Frydays: Potato Chip-Crusted Polish Sausage

Nick and Erica concoct a unique bite-sized snack using Chicago ingredients -- and hot oil.

Deep Frydays: Potato Chip-Crusted Polish Sausage

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Trump Considers Commuting Blagojevich’s Sentence

President Trump weighs in again on the sentence of former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich.

Trump Considers Commuting Blagojevich’s Sentence

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Chicago Tonight

Deep Frydays: Hot Tips

Today’s sacrifice to the gods of hot oil: rib tips.

Deep Frydays: Hot Tips

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Deep Frydays: Fry the Rainbow

Chicago Tonight

Deep Frydays: Fry the Rainbow

This week, Nick and Erica pay homage to Rainbow Cone -- and they deep-fry it.

Deep Frydays: Fry the Rainbow

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Chicago Tonight

Deep Frydays: Saganaki Saga

Our summer series takes inspiration from Greektown, the birthplace of flaming cheese.

Deep Frydays: Saganaki Saga

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Deep Frydays: Fine, We’re Doing Malort

Chicago Tonight

Deep Frydays: Fine, We’re Doing Malort

This week, we throw caution to the wind and deep-fry an infamous Chicago drink: Malort.

Deep Frydays: Fine, We’re Doing Malort

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Archival Video: 2008 Interview with John Paul Stevens

Chicago Tonight

Archival Video: 2008 Interview with John Paul Stevens

Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens sits down with WTTW’s V.J. McAleer in 2008.

Archival Video: 2008 Interview with John Paul Stevens

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Deep Frydays: Frango Frolics

Chicago Tonight

Deep Frydays: Frango Frolics

Many people have sweet memories of what we’re about to dunk in hot oil: the Frango mint.

Deep Frydays: Frango Frolics

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Charlie Keevil: ‘Let’s Go Places’

Check out 1930s Chicago in this clip from Charlie Keevil’s 1930s promotional film.

Charlie Keevil: ‘Let’s Go Places’

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Deep Frydays: Take a Pizza My Heart

Chicago Tonight

Deep Frydays: Take a Pizza My Heart

Today’s sacrifice to the gods of hot oil: deep-dish pizza.

Deep Frydays: Take a Pizza My Heart

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Deep Frydays: Totally Tubular Tamales

Chicago Tonight

Deep Frydays: Totally Tubular Tamales

This week’s installment of our summer series goes deep on Chicago-style tamales.

Deep Frydays: Totally Tubular Tamales

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Chicago Tonight

Deep Frydays: Brownie Disaster

This week’s installment of our summer series goes deep on a Chicago favorite: brownies.

Deep Frydays: Brownie Disaster

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Deep Frydays: Ramp It Up

Chicago Tonight

Deep Frydays: Ramp It Up

This week’s installment of our new summer series goes deep on Chicago’s odorous namesake.

Deep Frydays: Ramp It Up

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Chicago Tonight

Mayor Lori Lightfoot: Full Interview

Mayor Lori Lightfoot sits down for an interview Monday, June 10, 2019 with Paris Schutz.

Mayor Lori Lightfoot: Full Interview

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Web Extra: Riff Brothers Choreography Revival

Chicago Tonight

Web Extra: Riff Brothers Choreography Revival

Dancers Jenai Cutcher and Heather Brown perform a Riff Brothers routine on May 18, 2019.

Web Extra: Riff Brothers Choreography Revival

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Web Extra: Dorothy Olson Pauletti at Palmer House

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Web Extra: Dorothy Olson Pauletti at Palmer House

102-year-old Dorothy Olson Pauletti returns to The Empire Room for a special celebration.

Web Extra: Dorothy Olson Pauletti at Palmer House

Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Web Extra: Novelty Golf on ‘Wild Chicago’

Chicago Tonight

Web Extra: Novelty Golf on ‘Wild Chicago’

Novelty Golf is featured in this 1992 edition of the WTTW program “Wild Chicago.”

Web Extra: Novelty Golf on ‘Wild Chicago’

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Chicago Tonight

Web Extra: Joe Swanberg on ‘Easy’

Chicago-based writer and director Joe Swanberg talks with Paris Schutz.

Web Extra: Joe Swanberg on ‘Easy’

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Chicago Tonight

Mayor Pete Buttigieg Speaks at City Club of Chicago

The U.S. presidential candidate speaks at the City Club of Chicago on Thursday, May 16.

Mayor Pete Buttigieg Speaks at City Club of Chicago

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Web Extra: ‘West Side Story’ Cast Performs ‘Somewhere’

A performance by Mikaela Bennett, who plays Maria in Lyric Opera’s “West Side Story.”

Web Extra: ‘West Side Story’ Cast Performs ‘Somewhere’

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Chicago Tonight

Documentary: ‘As We See It’

In 1979 WTTW aired this documentary made by Kelvyn Park High School students.

Documentary: ‘As We See It’

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John Callaway Interviews: Ted Hesburgh

John Callaway interviews University of Notre Dame President Ted Hersburgh on March 9, 1978

John Callaway Interviews: Ted Hesburgh