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How goes the Cuba/U.S.A. relationship?

It’s been one year since the opening of relations between the U.S. and Cuba Yahoo has a week long series focusing on the island nation.

Morning Newswatch

Alderman Proctor on the Ethics Committee

Joey talks with Ward 5 Alderman Andrew Proctor about his no vote this past week at the Springfield City Council meeting on the Ethics Committee.

Weekend Newswatch

How are some presidential candidates staying in the race?

With thirteen of the main sixteen of the main Republican presidential candidates still in the race, many are wondering how much longer can those drawing such small support stay in the race?


Ward 10 Alderman Ralph Hanauer

Joey talks with Ward 10 Alderman Ralph Hanauer about the Ethics Committee decisions made at last nights city council meeting.


“Truckload of Warmth” drive

Joey talks with Travis Blaney with Two Men and a Truck on this years “Truckload of Warmth Drive.”

Morning Newswatch

Crimestoppers on Campus

Joey talks with Crimestoppers Coordinator Mike Badger about “Campus Crimestoppers” in Springfield School District 186.

Weekend Newswatch

Marco Rubio and his “Power Ranking”

This might be a bit hard to square when you take national polls into account, but Florida Senator Marco Rubio has vaulted to first place in the “Power Rankings” complied by National Journals Hotline.


CBS News Correspondent Steve Futterman on the Last GOP Debate

Will Stevenson, filling in for Joey McLaughlin, talks with CBS News Correspondent Steve Futterman about the last GOP presidential debates…

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Mayor Jim Langfelder on Pensions and More

Will Stevenson, filling in for Joey McLaughlin, spoke with Mayor Jim Langfelder following a Monday night “pension summit” at City…


A New — But Familiar — Issue in the Presidential Campaign

Problems at the VA are once again in the news — this time, though, it’s because they’ve been brought up…

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27 mins ago in Local

Full Text of Obama’s Speech to Legislature

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Following is the text, as provided by The White House, of President Obama’s speech to the Illinois General Assembly. 1:03…

36 mins ago in Local

LISTEN: President Obama’s Full Speech at Hoogland Center for the Arts

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Click here for President Obama's remarks at the Hoogland Center for the Arts

44 mins ago in Local

Lawmakers, Current and Past, React to Obama Speech

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President Barack Obama visited Springfield Wednesday and had a lot to say to the General Assembly and Governor Rauner.

6 hours ago in Local

Obama: Citizens Are Turned Off By Current “Poisonous Political Climate” In U.S.

Obama speaks about the sequester in Washington

In his address, President Obama says people around the country are turned off by current "poisonous political climate."

7 hours ago in Local

Obama Reminiscing About Days In Illinois Legislature

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President Obama reminisces about his days in the Illinois legislature.