Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch

John Kerry in Iraq

CBS Military analysts Jeff McCausland on Secretary of State John Kerry’s visit to Iraq, and the latest on ISIL fighting.

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Dog Park

Karen Hoelzer joins Joey to talk about the latest developments on the proposed new dog park in Springfield.

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Veterans Administration

There is more discouraging news about the department of veterans affairs. An internal watchdog created to safeguard the medical care provided to former service members instead routinely plays down errors.

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Iraq & Drones

The Obama administration’s memo regarding a drone strike that killed an American, and growing pressure inside Iraq for the prime minister to step down.

Morning Newswatch

Coporate Email & the iWatch

New tech startups are taking aim at corporate email, promising to disrupt the mode of communication that office dwellers love to hate, and the latest on the iWatch.

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Kerry in Iraq

Secretary of state John Kerry has arrived in Iraq an unannounced trip that is part of a series of meetings in the middle east that designed to gather support to stop the Sunni insurgency.

Morning Newswatch

GM Recall

The power steering recall that GM issued in march was ten years in the making. It’s an example of what happens when car makers resist regulators recall efforts.

Obama speaks about the sequester in Washington

Advisors in Iraq

Joey talks with Mike Lyons of CBS Radio News about the Obama administrations decision to deploy special forces in advisory roles in Iraq.

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A New Leader in the House & iPhone security

House republicans have chosen a new house majority leader to replace Eric Canto, and keeping your iPhone safe.

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Iraq & Bowe Bergdahl

Get the latest on the current situation with ISIL in Iraq, and new information on the Bowe Bergdahl trad from the Wall Street Journal.

Recent Headlines

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Springfield Fire Captain Arrested for Wielding Gun

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The Menard County Sheriff's office says a Springfield Fire Department captain has been arrested for carrying a shotgun into a rural Athens home and threatening residents.

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State Attorney General Warns Against Immigration Scammers

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Lisa Madigan's office warns those applying for deportation relief to be on the lookout for scammers posing as Notarios.

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Cullerton Helps Veterans Transition to Civilian Life

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HJR 91 helps returning veterans transition back to civilian life.

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New Lincoln Exhibit Opens Today at Presidental Museum & Library

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New exhibit celebrates 150th anniversary of Lincoln's death and 10th anniversary of ALPLM.

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Court Date Set to Determine State Retiree Healthcare Refunds

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The state will refund money to about 75,000 state retirees who've been paying a portion of their pensions for health insurance.