Cheryl Corley Cheryl Corley is a NPR correspondent who works for the National Desk and is based in Chicago. She travels throughout the Midwest covering issues and events throughout the region's 12 states.

Latest Protests Keep Attention On Police Killings Of Unarmed Minorities

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/399751468/399751469" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Chicago Offers Reparations Package To Police Torture Victims

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/399574357/399641478" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Chicago Voters Keep Mayor Rahm Emanuel In Office

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/398224580/398224581" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Ferguson activists march through downtown St. Louis during a protest last month. Scott Olson/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Scott Olson/Getty Images

Ferguson Activists Hope That Momentum Sparks A National Movement

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/396780902/397774867" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Critics: Religious Liberty Bill Discriminates Against Homosexuals

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/395698453/395698454" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Sigma Alpha Epsilon Announces Anti-Discrimination Plan

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/393870594/393870595" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Ferguson Residents Continue To Heal After Police Shooting

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/392845764/392845787" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Search Continues For Perpetrators In Ferguson Police Shootings

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/392590022/392590023" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Ferguson Police Begin Reform Following DOJ Report, Mayor Says

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/391017145/391022220" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Report Finds Ferguson Polarized But Mayor Says Change Is Underway

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/390903140/390903141" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel Faces Runoff In April

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/388902037/388902038" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Chicago's Historic Pullman District Becomes National Monument

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/387554225/387554226" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Pre-Election, Chicago Mayor Emanuel Loses African-American Support

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/386876173/386876174" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript