The City

13 EpisodesProduced by USA TODAY | Wondery

The City tells true stories of how power works in urban America. Season 1 begins in Chicago, 1990.Winter is turning into spring, and in Chicago, that means construction season. After years of disinvestment, highways are rebuilt, old buildings demolished, new skyscrapers erected. All that rubble has … read more

13 Episodes | 2018

Introducing The City

September 17th, 2018

3:57

The City tells true stories of how power works in urban America. Season 1 begins in Chicago, 1990. 

After years of disinvestment, highways are …

Six Stories | S1 E1

September 24th, 2018

28:32

Chicago, 1990. A guy with a loud sweater, manicured nails and connections to some very powerful people idles in a limousine near a vacant lot. A …

Life in the Shadow of the Mountain | S1 E2

September 24th, 2018

31:09

"Mount Henry" | S1 E3

October 1st, 2018

37:31

A Tale of Two Cities | S1 E4

October 8th, 2018

44:33

The "Forrest Gump" of Chicago Crime | S1 E5

October 15th, 2018

33:29

A bank failure unearths a connection to the mysterious man in the limo—and suddenly, he’s everywhere. Bribery, fraud and violence are just ways of …

Operation Silver Shovel | S1 E6

October 22nd, 2018

48:21

The Takedown | S1 E7

October 29th, 2018

44:54

Houston | S1 E8

November 5th, 2018

46:28

The Cleanup | S1 E9

November 12th, 2018

45:29

The illegal dump is finally eradicated—but at whose expense?


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The Present, The Future | S1 E10

November 19th, 2018

46:07

The City Season 2: Reno

November 26th, 2018

1:12

Next season on The City, we head west—to Reno.

Courtroom Drama: Listen Now with Legal Wars

December 7th, 2018

9:57

The courtroom can be a battlefield over money, people’s rights, and even their lives. For some cases, the consequences can affect us long after the …

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