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Prayer Vigil at Union Baptist

Joey talks with Shelly Heideman, the executive director of the Faith Coalition for the Common Good is having a prayer vigil tonight for Ferguson.

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Violence in Ferguson Missouri

A grand jury in Clayton Missouri has declined to indict a white police officer in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teen Michael Brown in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson.

Weekend Newswatch

Ferguson MO waits for the grand jury

Joey talks with Steve Futterman from CBS radio news live from Clayton Missouri where he waits a division form the grand jury in the Michael Brown case.

Morning Newswatch

Black Friday Finances

Joey talks with Tom Bardwell from Morgan Stanley on some of the financial aspects of Black Friday for retailers and consumers.

Obama speaks about the sequester in Washington

Republicans on the President Obama’s executive order

Republican leaders on capitol hill continue to promise to fight President Obama executive action on immigration.

Morning Newswatch

Alderman Jobe on the North Mansion Block Committee

Joey talks with Ward 6 Alderman Cory Jobe on the North Mansion Block Committee’s first meeting yesterday afternoon.

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Illinois Treasurer-elect Mike Frerichs

Joey talks with State Senator and Treasurer-elect Mike Frerichs about the close election and his plans when he takes office.

Obama speaks about the sequester in Washington

The President’s new immigration rules

President Obama is giving millions of illegal immigrants new protection from deportation under a new plan that would by-pass congress.

Morning Newswatch

UIS Chancellor Susan Koch on the announcement of a new U of I President.

Joey talks with UIS Chancellor Susan Koch on the announcement of a new University of Illinois President.

Morning Newswatch

The 25th Festival of Trees opens this weekend

Joey visits with Amanda Johnson, the event manager for Memorial’s 25th Festival Of Trees which opens this weekend.

Recent Headlines

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Inmate Overpowers Guard, Escapes from Kankakee Jail

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The Kankakee County Sheriff's Office says Kamron T. Taylor fled from the Jerome Combs Detention Center at about 3 a.m. Wednesday.

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Rail Interest Group Seeks to Save Amtrak Dollars

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Governor proposes big cut in state subsidy

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Durbin Is Upset Human Trafficking Bill Is Stalled

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Abortion-related diversion could be at work

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Springfield City Council Continues Food Truck Debate

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The Springfield City Council will continue discussions on whether or not to place more regulations on food trucks, and will do so with Ward Six Alderman Cory Jobe's amendment reducing how far away a truck must be from a brick-and-mortar restaurant down to 500 feet.