Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

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The Gaza Strip

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

Keep Kids in School Coalition

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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Redneck Fishing Tourney

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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Russia & Malaysian Flight MH17

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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Gaza Strip

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.

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Syria & War Crimes

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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Russia and Ukraine

The U.S. says it has proof of Russia’s involvement in Ukraine, and the latest on Malaysian flight MH17’s black boxes.

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Broken Truce

Another truce has been broken in the Gaza strip.

Weekend Newswatch

Jackson Street Corridor

Joey discusses the Jackson St. Corridor with Paul O’Shea the chairman of the Historic Preservation Fund and planning and design coordinator for the city of Springfield.

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Fracking

Joey talks with Tom Wolf, executive director of the Illinois Chamber of Commerce’s Energy Council about why it’s taking so long for the State of Illinois to come up with fracking rules.

Recent Headlines

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Fake IDs are Easy to Get

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Fake IDs and driver’s licenses are the scourge of the Illinois secretary of state’s office

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Hope Institute Places CEO on Interim Leave

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DCFS investigates abuse allegations

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Oberweis Courts Black Vote

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"Pastor on the roof" backs Republican

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Obama Offers Quinn Help; GOP Says Quinn Needs It

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Fund-raiser for the governor Thursday

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Springfield Aldermen Want to Keep Pay Flat

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The Springfield City Council doesn't think it, or other elected officials, should get pay raises.