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Morning Newswatch Podcasts

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What the net neutrality vote means to you and your computers

Joey talks with Dr. Vickie Cook the Director, Center for Online Learning at the University of Illinois Springfield about yesterday’s net neutrality vote.

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How did ‘Jihadi John’ become radicalized?

The masked Islamic state terrorist know as ‘Jihadi John who appeared in several videos showing the beheadings of hostages has been identified as Mohammad Emwazi a college educated man from London who was known to British authorities for years.

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Ward 2 City Council candidate Herman Senor

Joey talks with candidate for Springfield City Council in ward 2 Herman Senor after his advance in the primary election.

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President Obama’s trouble in the second term

President Obama is having a bumpy second term. Will it continue?

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Mayoral candidate Paul Palazzolo on the primary election

Joey talks with Paul Palazzolo about being one of the top two vote-getter in yesterday’s primary election.

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Alderman Edwards on city council meeting and the primary election

Joey talks to Ward 1 Alderman Frank Edwards about the short city council meeting and about yesterday’s primary election.

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Keystone, commuter train crash and the American Sniper trial

A morning brief on the Keystone pipeline, that commuter train crash, and the man accused of killing American Sniper author Chris Kyle.

The Chairman of the House Violence Prevention Task Force

Representative Greg Harris the Chairman of the House Violence Prevention Task Force talks with Joey about its first meeting yesterday.

Morning Newswatch

Replacing Representative Rich Brauer

Joey talks with the Dave Bender, the Chair of the Selection Committee about replacing Rich Brauer who is now Assistant Director at IDOT.

Weekend Newswatch

Sangamon county clerk Don Gray on election day

Joey talks with Sangamon County Clerk Don Gray about today’s primary election.

Recent Headlines

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Lincoln’s Relationship with Jewish People Theme of New ALPLM Exhibit

7-31-15 Lincoln Exhibit

A new exhibit at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum focuses on what was termed, at the time, another minority group.

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William Kelly is Back — Bashing Sen. Mark Kirk

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Going beyond criticizing Kirk’s comments and policies, William Kelly talked about Kirk’s physical condition since he suffered a stroke in 2012.

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Questions About Accused Teen Murderer’s Mental Fitness

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Questions have risen about the mental fitness of a Springfield teenager being tried as an adult for murder.

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Police Arrest 10 Suspected of Drug, Gun Crimes

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Authorities say they have arrested ten people they beleive have involved in either drug or gun violence, or both.

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Blagojevich Attorney to Ask Full Court for Rehearing

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The unanimous ruling let 13 counts stand. Requests for full-court hearings aren't granted automatically.