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Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch

The latest on that Metrojet plane crash

Joey talks with CBS Radio News reporter Edward Yeranian live from Egypt on the Russian Metrojet Airbus crash, which authorities say disintegrated at high altitude.

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Paul Ryan starts his first week on the job as Speaker

Today begins the first full week on the job for newly elected Speaker of the House, Paul Ryan.

Weekend Newswatch

Representative Tim Butler on the upcoming budget meeting

Joey talks with Representative Tim Butler about the budget meeting between the governor and the legislative leaders coming on on the 18th of November.

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UIS students “Trick-or-Treating” for canned goods

Joey talks with the Director of the UIS Volunteer & Civic Engagement Center, Mark Dochterman about UIS students Trick-or-Treating for canned goods to benefit the Central Illinois Foodbank. Hy-Vee will match the canned good donations this year.


Kids activities at the Hoogland Center for the Arts

You can take the kiddies to the Hoogland Center for the Arts this weekend for the “Halloween Family Carnival.” Joey talks with Autumn and Emily with Hoogland Teens about the fun.

2014 Formula 1 Russian Grand Prix held at the Sochi Autodrom - Winners Podium

Featuring: Vladimir PUTIN
Where: Sochi, Russian Federation
When: 12 Oct 2014
Credit: ATP/WENN.com

**Not available for TV, Print in Germany**

Are presidential candidates thinking about Russia?

There is an issue on the presidential campaign trail that isn’t getting much attention, even though it might be one of the most important issues of a new presidency.

Morning Newswatch

Republican debate analysis

Joey talks with Dr. Kent Redfield from the political science department at the University Of Illinois Springfield about last night’s republican debate.

Weekend Newswatch

The Illinois Times ‘Best of’ issues is out

Joey talks with Lisa Elis and Pat Pat Yeagal from the Illinois Times about the new ‘Bet of’ issues which is out today.


A stroke nurse navigator on World Stroke Day

Joey works with stroke nurse navigator at Memorial Medical Center, Kelly Dunkirk about the FAST Test on world Stroke Day.

Hillary Clinton speaks at a press conference at the Women's Empowerment Event at the United Nations

Featuring: Hillary Clinton
Where: New York, New York, United States
When: 10 Mar 2015
Credit: Dennis Van Tine/Future Image/WENN.com

**Not available for publication in Germany, Poland, Russia, Hungary, Slovenia, Czech Republic, Serbia, Croatia, Slovakia**

Hillary Clinton should brace for more attacks

After what some are calling a successful week for democratic presidential front runner Hillary Clinton, she can expect she can expect more scrutiny and criticism.

Recent Headlines

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Capitol Honors Fallen Police Officers

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Secretary of State Jesse White says police officers should still be revered as heroes.

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Holocaust Remembered at Old State Capitol


The state's annual Yom Hashoah service brought Gov. Bruce Rauner to the Old State Capitol Thursday morning.

9 hours ago in Local

Langfelder Enlists Manar to Help Extend Downtown TIF


Mayor Jim Langfelder says he's working with state lawmakers to get legislation passed to extend by 12 years the city's downtown Tax Increment Financing District, which is otherwise set to expire soon.

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DuQuoin State Fair Starts Vendor Payment Program

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Officials with the Du Quoin State Fair have created a new program to pay vendors who weren't compensated for their 2015 expenses.

9 hours ago in Local

Lawmakers Question Auditor General About Spending

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A group of Republican lawmakers is demanding that Illinois Auditor General Frank Mautino explain spending by his campaign committee while he was a state representative.