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The EPA sets limits power plant carbon emissions

The Environmental Protection Agency today will set the nations first ever limits on power plant carbon emissions.


Working for independent map amendment for the Illinois Constitution

Joey talks with the Executive Director of Independent Maps, Cindi Canary on the more than 210,000 signatures already on the petition to make the Independent Map Amendment part of the Illinois Constitution.

Weekend Newswatch

CBS Aviation Analyst Mark Rosenker with the latest on the plane debris

Joey talks with CBS Aviation Analyst Mark Rosenker to get the latest on what could be a piece of ill-fated Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 was discovered on Reunion Island.

Morning Newswatch

How close are investigators to identifying that plane debris?

Accident investigators on a remote island in the Indian ocean appear close to determining if plane debris belongs to Malaysian flight 370 that has been missing since march of last ye

Morning Newswatch

Springfield extends free electronic recycling

Joey talks with Springfield Community Programs Coordinator, Abby Walden on the extension of the free electronic recycling program for the city.

Weekend Newswatch

Part of a wing found in the Indian Ocean might be from flight MH370

A Malaysian official says it is almost certain that plane debris found on an island in the Indian ocean is from a Boeing 777, heightening the possibility it could be wreckage from missing flight MH370.


Springfield Ward 9 Alderman Jim Donelan on the City Council meeting

Joey talks with Ward 9 Alderman Jim Donelan about last night’s city council meeting.

Morning Newswatch

Governor Rauner halts gaming revenue payments

Joey talk with the Executive Assistant to Springfield Mayor Jim Langfelder, Bonnie Drew about the State halting gaming revenue payments because of the budget stalemate.

Weekend Newswatch

Sherman Mayor Trevor Clatfelter

Joey talks with Sherman Mayor Trevor Clatfelter about the village’s budget surplus and progress on the new park in front of the Rail Golf Course.


The Iranian nuclear deal

In the complicated debate over the nuclear deal with Iran, there are four silent figures who are not directly part of the conversation, but now far from it either, but their roll might be growing.

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Opponents Upset Chief Illiniwek Merchandise Still Available Online

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Assistant Athletic Director Marty Kaufmann says the items are available because there wasn't "any edict to wipe all history or tradition from our books."

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Lisa Madigan Calls for More Compassion Towards Victims of Sex Crimes

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The state's Attorney General says a shift in attitude toward victims of rape, sexual assault, and other such crimes will lead toward more of these crimes being reported.

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Arrest Made in the Murder of a Former Pleasant Plains Woman

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One suspect is in jail and another is being sought in the murder of a former Springfield area woman.

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Alleged Improprieties Force Out Two Parole Board Members

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Two members of the Illinois Prisoner Review Board have been removed in the wake of published reports of erroneous filings with the state and the federal government.

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Rauner Addresses Concerns of State’s University Presidents


The Governor was in Urbana Friday to address the concerns of nine presidents over universities in Illinois.