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Weekend Newswatch

Tuesday, March 3, 201503/03/2015

Keeping an eye on Congressman Aaron Shock’s spending

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Political Scientist John Jackson with Paul Simon Public Policy Institute on the latest revelations about Congressman Aaron Shock’s spending.

Morning Newswatch

Tuesday, March 3, 201503/03/2015

The Springfield Muni auditions are coming up

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Michelle Eccles a member of the Board of Managers with the Springfield Muni about the upcoming auditions. If you need more information go to themuni.org.

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Tuesday, March 3, 201503/03/2015

Benjamin Netanyahu’s address to a joint session of Congress

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Ahead of a key speech today before a joint session of congress by Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu, American and Israeli leaders exchange what’s described as rhetorical embraces.

Morning Newswatch

Monday, March 2, 201503/02/2015

The choice of party leaders for the 87th is Tim Butler

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Joey talks with Tim Butler, who was chosen over the weekend as the replacement to fill former state Rep. Rich Brauer’s vacant seat.

Weekend Newswatch

Monday, March 2, 201503/02/2015

Another police shooting, and another snow storm for Boston

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

The storm that left our weekend snow is getting ready to dump some more snow on Boston and the North east…and there was another police shooting over the weekend.

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Monday, March 2, 201503/02/2015

Terrorists release 19 kidnapped Christians and identifying ‘Jihadi John’

In Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Activists say Islamic state terrorists have released 19 Christians who were part of mass kidnapping…and identifying ‘Jihadi John.’

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Monday, March 2, 201503/02/2015

Did “Saturday Night Live” go to far with its ISIS sketch?

Dakota Johnson’s hosted Saturday Night Live over the weekend has sparked some controversy. Viewers of the show have expressed outrage over a sketch where Dakota goes off to join the terrorist group ISIS. The skit was a parody of the Toyota commercial showing a father dropping his daughter to enter the army. The joke was that instead of the army, Dakota’s character is joining ISIS.

Law Talk

Saturday, February 28, 201502/28/2015

Law Talk — February 28, 2015

In Law Talk Podcasts

Today’s hosts are Tom Pavlik and Chip Delano.

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Saturday, February 28, 201502/28/2015

Leonard Nimoy/Ukraine

In Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

7:43 Topic A 2/28/15

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Saturday, February 28, 201502/28/2015

Aaron Schock/Net Neutrality

In Weekend Newswatch Podcasts

6:43am Topic A 2/28/15

Recent Headlines

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Springfield CVB Nabs National “G.I. Joe” Convention

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It's not unusual for Springfield to host conventions for collectors of certain types of memorabilia, but this is a first.

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Sangamon Co. Authorities Investigate Jury Duty Scam

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The Sangamon County Sheriff's Office is warning of a jury duty scam that's so far affected several people.

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Poe Returns to House Chamber to Thunderous Applause

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Poe is back in the saddle after being sidelined for months due to a blood disorder.

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Meteorological Winter Ends; Illinois Was About Average

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Winter is over -- at least for the people who study the weather.

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Memorial Medical Center Opens New Surgical Center

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Springfield's Memorial Medical Center has a new surgical center.

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State Rep. Tim Butler Sworn In

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Tim Butler of Springfield took the oath of office in a ceremony.