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Tackling Chicago's 'crime gap'

If you live in 60611, the swank Chicago neighborhood of Streeterville where Oprah Winfrey and actor Vince Vaughn have owned condos, you'd expect your neighborhood to be safe. The same holds true for 60654, where NBA star Dwayne Wade has owned a townhouse.<p>Together, these coveted zip codes had one …

The people changing Chicago - Chicagoland - CNN.com

The mayor<p>"I happen to think the city of Chicago is the most American of American cities." — Rahm Emanuel<p>He's the fast-paced, energetic mayor of Chicago who rose to national prominence in his previous job, as President Barack Obama's chief of staff. Since 2011, he's taken on the Second City's …

Justice system is failing young black men

Last month, President Obama announced a new initiative, My Brother's Keeper, which aims to improve the life chances of young black men. It's an important effort designed to help one of American society's most vulnerable populations. Young black men are disproportionately likely to drop out of …

Review: 'Chicagoland' gives Windy City a starring role

<i>A correction has been added to this post, as indicated below.</i><p>The City of the Big Shoulders — stormy, husky, brawling, wrecking, planning, building, breaking, rebuilding, to use only words<p>Carl Sandburgchose to describe Chicago — is the subject of a new documentary series from CNN.<p>Beginning Thursday …

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CNN's 'Chicagoland' Premiere: Reality Show Glitz vs. Real-Life Grit

CNN's Thursday night premiere of its eight-episode, Robert Redford-produced "Chicagoland" documentary series was preceded by plenty of pomp. The show's first episode had been screened for Chicago media and influencer types at an invite-only event at the Bank of America Theater on Tuesday, allowing …

Common Gives Back With ‘The City’ For CNN’s ‘Chicagoland’ Docu-Series

As all eyes continue to stay on Chicago, after documentaries from the likes of Noisey and WSHH, CNN is next up to travel to Chi-town and explore its …

CNN's 'Chicagoland' Examines a Mayor and His City's Schools

Early in "Chicagoland," the first installment of an eight-part documentary series looking at the nation's third-largest city, the narrator says that …

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CNN's 'Chicagoland,' USA's 'Sirens' premiere

<b>* SIRENS. 10 p.m. tomorrow, USA.</b><p><b>* CHICAGOLAND. 10 p.m. tomorrow, CNN.</b><p><b>* SAINT GEORGE. 9 p.m. tomorrow, FX.</b><p>CHICAGO, increasingly television's kind of …

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'Chicago is the Quintessential American City'

In the aftermath of a countrywide economic collapse, Chicago faces the challenges of improving its schools, neighborhoods and safety.<p>Can the city's leaders, communities and residents come together or will differences pull them apart?<p>CNN's Kate Bolduan interviewed filmmaker Marc Levin to ask him why …

CNN Original Series on Twitter: "Here's @amyent introing our great #Chicagoland panel @Allstate this AM @LizDozier@lmichalch @BrickCity_TV @BillyDec http://t.co/MoOjs2Y5Qi"

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CNN Original Series on Twitter: "Almost premiere time! #Chicagoland @SundanceProd @BrickCity_TV http://t.co/uOFVJi8GP5"

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CNN Original Series on Twitter: "Happy 177th bday Chicago--let's go #Chicagoland premiere! @BrickCity_TV @SundanceProd http://t.co/f7dd26Jb8r http://t.co/6c0N8NlHAV"

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CNN Original Series on Twitter: "'@amyent and @vinniemalhotra close out our #Chicagoland premiere! Watch Thursday at 10p ET on @CNN !! http://t.co/HzLiakEBWC"

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CNN on Twitter: "Can Chicago be saved? Meet those trying to w/ @cnnOrigSeries' #Chicagoland Thurs 10/9C on CNN http://t.co/KraTjDuDRy http://t.co/ifkREKTd52"

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CNN Presents on Twitter: "Even if you're not from #Chicago, you should check out #Chicagoland. Also, please tell us a #mychicagoland story: http://t.co/Wy7gQfDyC9"

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CNN and Robert Redford team up for a reality series about Chicago's government

CNN is set to debut a new documentary series called <i>Chicagoland,</i> about the inner workings of Chicago’s government<i>.</i> The eight-part series executive …

Mayor Emanuel takes the stage (yet again) in CNN's "Chicagoland" - Chicago Business Journal

By Lewis Lazare <br>– Reporter, Chicago Business Journal<p>Mar 5, 2014, 12:51pm CST<b><br>Updated</b> Mar 5, 2014, 2:14pm CST<p>Whether or not Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel …

Sundance: Robert Redford, Jeff Zucker Unveil Rahm Emanuel Series 'Chicagoland'

The upcoming CNN docu-series made its debut at a packed theater at Park City High School. Says Redford of the Chicago mayor: "I was extremely …

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Chicago is certainly experiencing a shining moment of being featured on mainstream television lately. And this is made even sweeter since the shows …

CNN’s new documentary “Chicagoland” premieres Thursday

The new documentary “Chicagoland” premieres this week.<p>The eight-part series will focus on the city’s gang violence, public school crisis, and the …

Politics and social issues collide - CNN Video

Chicagoland: Fighting for a safer city - CNN Video

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