Podcasts

Podcasts

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Thursday, July 31, 201407/31/2014

Ward 7 Alderman Joe McMenamin

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

McMenamin joins WTAX’s Alex Degman to talk about underfunded police and fire pension funds and his revised proposal to deal with both of those issues.

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Thursday, July 31, 201407/31/2014

U.S. House Votes to Sue President Obama

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The House voted to sue the president due, in part, to the perception he’s overstepping his bounds and isn’t upholding the law.

Morning Newswatch

Wednesday, July 30, 201407/30/2014

Ward 1 Alderman Frank Edwards

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Ward 1 Alderman Frank Edwards about the city council meeting last night and decisions on PILOT funds, and the Bel Aire.

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Wednesday, July 30, 201407/30/2014

More Sanctions for Russia

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The U.S. and the European Union had adopted new and sweeping economic sanctions against Russia for events in the conflict against Ukraine.

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Wednesday, July 30, 201407/30/2014

The Gaza Strip

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Fifteen people have reportedly died today after a explosions struck a United Nations school being used as a shelter for displace Palestinians. Hamas is blaming Israel and Israel is investigating.

Weekend Newswatch

Tuesday, July 29, 201407/29/2014

Keep Kids in School Coalition

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Dr. Tracy Milbandt, Division Chief of General Pediatrics at SIU School of Medicine talks with Joey about the effort to make sure kids get physicals and immunizations before school starts.

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Tuesday, July 29, 201407/29/2014

Redneck Fishing Tourney

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Mike Chrysler joins Joey to talk about the Redneck Fishing Tournament that is coming up in Bath this weekend. Ger more into here – originalrednickfishingtournament.com

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Tuesday, July 29, 201407/29/2014

Russia & Malaysian Flight MH17

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The U.S. is accusing Russia of violating a 27 year old missile treaty, and investigators are still unable to get to the Malaysian flight MH17 crash site.

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Tuesday, July 29, 201407/29/2014

Gaza Strip

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Some say last night was the busiest one yet of Israel’s effort to knock out the military equipment and tunnel network of Hamas in the Gaza Strip.

Morning Newswatch

Monday, July 28, 201407/28/2014

Syria & War Crimes

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

U.S. investigators now believe that at least 10 thousand people were tortured and killed between 2011 and 2013 in Syria as part of a crackdown on opponents of Syrian president Assad.

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Worker Comp Claims Dropping

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Workers’ compensation rates are set to drop in Illinois for the third year in a row