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The deal with Iran

The nuclear deal struck with Iran has touched off a furious scramble on Capitol Hill.

Senator Trotter on the Illinois State Museum hearing

Joey talks with State Senator Donne Trotter about yesterday’s well attended hearing about closing the Illinois State Museum.


What can an investor do about a Wall Street glitch?

What can an the average person do to keep investments safe when there is a Wall Street glitch?

Morning Newswatch

Entering week three with no budget in Illinois

Joey talks with University of Illinois Professor of Political Science Dr. Kent Redfield about the state entering its third week without a budget.

Weekend Newswatch

Live from Mexico City on the escape of El Chapo

Joey talks with Adrienne Bard with CBS Radio News about the amazing excape of drug kingpin, Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman.


Rallies are cropping up to keep the confederate flag

The national push to pull the confederate flag from stores and public displays is being met with resistance in some parts of the country.

Morning Newswatch

Representative Avery Bourne on the Budget

Joey talks with State Representative Avery Bourne about the continuing budget mess at the Illinois Statehouse.

Weekend Newswatch

“Seussical” opens this weekend at the Muni

Joey talks with Alex Remolina (JoJo), and Jeff Prince (General G.K. Schmitz) about musical “Swussical” which opens at the Muni this weekend.


That government data breach was bigger that we thought

Here’s a phrase that we have gotten used to when it comes to comes to government data breaches…it was far worse than we were initially lead to believe.

Morning Newswatch

Darin LaHood on his win in the special primary for the 18th District

Joey talks with State Senator Darin LaHood on his win in the special primary for the 18th Congressional District seat vacated by Aaron Schock.

Recent Headlines

23 hours ago in Local

Second Arrest Made in Rochester Homicide

Dewon Loman

One of two people that remained wanted after a deadly shooting incident late last month outside Rochester has been taken into custody.

23 hours ago in Local

President Obama’s Visit: The Day After

2-10-16 Obama Springfield

They're not done replaying the game films yet, but those involved in orchestrating Wednesday's presidential visit to Springfield say, for now, it was a fun and positive experience that went well.

24 hours ago in Local

Chicago Woman Charged with Supplying Gun to Niece


Federal prosecutors say a Chicago woman has been indicted on charges that she supplied her 14-year-old niece with the handgun the girl allegedly used to kill another teen during an argument over a boy.

1 day ago in Local

Par-a-Dice Cuts Staff, Blames Video Gaming

video gambling

Par-A-Dice Casino in East Peoria has announced announced they are laying off employees amidst a protracted slump in business.

1 day ago in Local

Jury Sides with Illinois Man in Excessive Force Lawsuit


Jurors in southern Illinois have found in a federal civil lawsuit that an Olney man was the victim of excessive force when law enforcement officers stopped him near Benton in April 2012.