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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.

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The Pope addresses Congress today

Fresh off a meeting with president Obama, Pope Francis heads to capitol hill today.

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Kidzeum of Health and Science Board President, Rachael Thomson

Joey talks with the Kidzeum of Health and Science Broad of Directors President Rachael Thomson,about the extra TIF money that Springfield City Council approved last night.

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Springfield Ward 7 Alderman Joe McMenamin

Joey talks with Springfield Ward 7 Alderman Joe McMenamin about TIF funding and the Kidzeum of Health and Science.

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

**Only available for publication in UK, USA, Germany, Austria, Switzerland**

The Pope is in Washington D.C.

Pope Francis meet formally with President Obama today.

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School District 186 Superintendent Jennifer Gill

Joey talks with Superintendent Gill about concerns over the diversity of a contract research group, students still missing school due to immunizations and the the ‘Superintendents Round table.’

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Springfield Economic Development Director Karen Davis

Joey talks with the Springfield Economic Development Director, Karen Davis about the microloan program the city announced last week.

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

**Only available for publication in UK, USA, Germany, Austria, Switzerland**

The Pope comes to America

Pope Francis will begin his U.S. tour today. He wrapped up his trip to Cuba yesterday by celebrating mass in the eastern part of the country.

The 67th Emmy Awards arrivals

Featuring: Andy Samberg
Where: Los Angeles, California, United States
When: 21 Sep 2015
Credit: Apega/WENN.com

Highlights from the Emmy Awards

Joey talks with Steve Futterman from CBS Ratio News about Sunday night’s Emmy Awards show.

Morning Newswatch

Mike McCoy, the stepfather of Auburn Hero Ashley Aldridge

Joey talks with the Ashley Aldridge’s stepfather Mike McCoy about his reaction to her heroic actions, and how Ashley is dealing with the attention.

Recent Headlines

3 hours ago in Local

Senate Democrat Hopefuls Joust

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First joint appearance for Duckworth, Harris, Zopp

16 hours ago in Local

Public Not Allowed at Obama Speech — But Will Be Broadcast Live on WTAX

President Barack Obama signs the Civil Rights History Project Act of 2009 bill into law in the Oval Office of the White House. With President Obama are from left: Rep. Mike Quigley (D-IL); Rep. Carolyn McCarthy (D-NY); Rep. Sanford Bishop (D-GA); Rep. Lacy Clay (D-MO); Rep. Jim Clyburn (D-SC) and Rep. John Lewis (D-GA).
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Where: DC, United States
When: 12 May 2009
Credit: WENN

A spokesman for Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan says the public will not be able to attend when President Barack Obama delivers a speech in the Illinois House chamber on Wednesday.

16 hours ago in Local

State Museum Prepared to Re-Open — If Lawmakers Allow It

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The Illinois State Museum can open once again. But State Department of Natural Resources head Wayne Rosenthal says not yet.

16 hours ago in Local

Davis Proposes FAA, Air Traffic Control Operations Changes

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Davis and and a Democratic Congressman are proposing that that Air Traffic Control operations be run by a not-for-profit entity.

16 hours ago in Local

Report: Police Program Helped Man Who Prostituted Teen

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A newspaper report says a man who's serving 15 years in prison for running an underage prostitution operation did so out of an apartment obtained with the help of the Peoria Police Department.