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President Obama and high level meetings at the United Nations

Joey talks with CBS News Foreign Affairs Analyst Pamela Falk on the bilateral meetings between President Obama, Vladimir Putin and Raul Castro at the United Nations.


NASA says there is liquid water on Mars

NASA has announced evidence of flowing, liquid water on Mars.


Sherman Mayor Trevor Clatfelter

Joey talks with Mayor Trevor Clatfelter to get the latest on the new Rail Pointe Business Development District.

Morning Newswatch

Senate leader Mitch McConnell introduces a stopgap spending bill

As the days dwindle down to a precious few–September 30th marks the end of the government’s fiscal year–Senate Leader Mitch McConnell today introduces a stopgap spending bill with no attachments. Joey talks with CBS News Congressional Correspondent Steven Portnoy about it.


Downtown Springfield Rotary kicks off citrus sale

Joey talks with Rotarian Chuck Hunt with the Downtown Springfield Rotary about the citrus sale which starts today.

Congressman John Boehner,

Shock from the resignation of Speaker Boehner still reverberating

As the dust settles following the departure of Pope Francis, focus will again return to Washington today where the shock of the resignation of House Speaker John Boehner is still reverberating.


The Route 66 Mother Road Festival hits town today

Joey talks with the President of the Route 66 Festival Board of Directors, Kim Rosendahl about the festival that kicks off today in Springfield.


Dealing with a medical misdiagnosis

A study released this week says most Americans will get a wrong or late diagnosis at least once in their life. Joey talks with Dr. Harald Lausen, Chief Medical Officer for SIU HealthCare about it.

Pope Francis arrives for his Weekly General Audience at Paul VI Hall

Featuring: Pope Francis
Where: Rome, Italy
When: 19 Aug 2015
Credit: IPA/WENN.com

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The Pope continues his U.S. tour in New York

Yesterday, Pope Francis wrapped up the first leg of his trip to the United States in Washington D.C.

Weekend Newswatch

Congressman Darin LaHood on the Papal address

Joey talks with Congressman Darin LaHood about settling in his Washington offices, and the address from Pope Francis.

Recent Headlines

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Foul Play Not Suspected in Death of Southern Illinois Woman

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Authorities in southern Illinois say foul play is not suspected in the death of a 22-year-old Murphysboro woman whose body…

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Prosecutors: Man Eyed Targets After Brother Shot

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Investigators say a Chicago man suspected in the fatal shooting of a 9-year-old boy went looking for targets after his brother was killed during a months-long gang feud.

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Lawyers for Schock Say Documents Handed Over to Prosecutors

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Attorneys for former Illinois congressman Aaron Schock say they have reached an agreement with federal prosecutors on documents currently under review by a federal judge.

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Senate Democratic Candidates Seek Backing From Big Names

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Some powerful Democrats in Illinois are backing different candidates in the party’s U.S. Senate primary.

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Man Killed After Shooting Inside Home


Incident happened around 3:30am on East Brown.