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    Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Web Extra: Bears Head Coach Matt Nagy

    Chicago Tonight

    Web Extra: Bears Head Coach Matt Nagy

    Chicago Bears head coach Matt Nagy addresses the media ahead of Thursday’s practice.

    Web Extra: Bears Head Coach Matt Nagy

    Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Explainer: How Audio is Added to Vinyl Records

    Chicago Tonight

    Explainer: How Audio is Added to Vinyl Records

    Carl Saff of Saff Mastering in Chicago explains the process.

    Explainer: How Audio is Added to Vinyl Records

    Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Full Speech: Former Defense Secretary Jim Mattis

    Chicago Tonight

    Full Speech: Former Defense Secretary Jim Mattis

    Gen. Jim Mattis, the 26th U.S. defense secretary, speaks in Chicago on Sept. 11, 2019.

    Full Speech: Former Defense Secretary Jim Mattis

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    Chicago Tonight

    Full Interview: Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi

    Our unedited, one-on-one interview with the head of the massive ride-hailing company.

    Full Interview: Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi

    Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Chicago Floating Museum Founders on Next Public Art Project

    Chicago Tonight

    Chicago Floating Museum Founders on Next Public Art Project

    Andrew Schachman and Avery R. Young on the Cultural Transit Assembly.

    Chicago Floating Museum Founders on Next Public Art Project

    Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Web Extra: Isaiah Sharkey Performs ‘Heaven’

    Chicago Tonight

    Web Extra: Isaiah Sharkey Performs ‘Heaven’

    Isaiah Sharkey and the Isaish Sharkey Band performs “Heaven” from Sharkey’s second album.

    Web Extra: Isaiah Sharkey Performs ‘Heaven’

    Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Homemade Pico de Gallo with Chef Nicole Putzel

    Chicago Tonight

    Homemade Pico de Gallo with Chef Nicole Putzel

    Chef Nicole Putzel joins gardener Jeanne Nolan and “Chicago Tonight” host Phil Ponce.

    Homemade Pico de Gallo with Chef Nicole Putzel

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    Chicago Tonight

    Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s ‘State of the City’ Address

    Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot delivers her first “State of the City” address.

    Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s ‘State of the City’ Address

    Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Deep Frydays: Chicago-Style Hot Dogs

    Chicago Tonight

    Deep Frydays: Chicago-Style Hot Dogs

    A Chicago classic gets skewered in this final episode of our summer food series.

    Deep Frydays: Chicago-Style Hot Dogs

    Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Full Interview: FEC Chair Ellen Weintraub

    Chicago Tonight

    Full Interview: FEC Chair Ellen Weintraub

    Paris Schutz sits down with the FEC chair to talk about the 2020 election.

    Full Interview: FEC Chair Ellen Weintraub

    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

    Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Trump Considers Commuting Blagojevich’s Sentence

    Chicago Tonight

    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

    Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Deep Frydays: Hot Tips

    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

    Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Deep Frydays: Saganaki Saga

    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

    Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Charlie Keevil: ‘Let’s Go Places’

    Chicago Tonight

    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

    Video thumbnail: Chicago Tonight Deep Frydays: Brownie Disaster

    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