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Morning Newswatch Podcasts


Former U.S. Ambassador to Israel on the Iran nuclear deal

The U.S. has to make a decision on the Iran nuclear agreement in the coming weeks.

Making Strides

The ‘Making Strides Against Breast Cancer’ Kick-off is Tuesday

Joey talks with ‘Making Strides Against Breast Cancer’ Community Manger Morgan Trump about the Kick Off Breakfast that happens tomorrow at the Prairie Capitol Convention Center.


A report on criminal justice reform in Illinois

Joey talks with criminal justice expert at The Illinois Policy Institute, Bryant Jackson-Green about a new report on criminal justice reforms he says can make a budget impact and also help reduce the amount of people in prison.


More violence in Ferguson a year after the riots

A day of peaceful vigils to mark the one year anniversary of the shooting death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri turned ugly when two shooting incidents left two people wounded….one critically.

Morning Newswatch

CBS Radio News Steven Portnoy on the GOP debate

Joey gets thoughts on the GOP debate from Steven Portnoy of CBS Radio News who as at the debate in Cleveland.GOP Debate analysis from CBS Radio News Steven Portnoy

Weekend Newswatch

‘West Side Story’ opens at the Muni this weekend

Joey talks with Anna Benoit, Bailee Brinkman, and Kendall Heumann who are all in ‘West Side Story’ which opens tonight at the Muni.


GOP Debate Analysis from Reuters

Post debate analysis after 17 republican presidential candidates took to the stage in two separate forums to accommodate the large number.

Morning Newswatch

Ward 5 Alderman Andrew Proctor on the City Council meeting

Joey talks with Ward 5 Alderman Andrew Proctor about the Springfield City Council’s approval of Mayor Langfelder’s Economic Development Commission, and the questions surrounding one of those members.

Weekend Newswatch

Are you ready for the debate tonight?

Joey talks with CBS News consultant Professor Leonard Steinhorn about the GOP debate tonight from the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland and airs on Fox from 8-10 PM.


More about the attack at a theater in Nashville

A man with a history of mental illness who had an axe and an Airsoft gun at a movie theater has been shot at a theater in Nashville.

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Proposed Changes in Social Services Bring Protest


SNAP, TANF eligibility in focus

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Friday Hearing in Schock Case Cancelled

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A judge has canceled a Friday hearing on former Congressman Aaron Schock's cooperation with a federal investigation.

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Judge: Salaita Can Amend Lawsuit Against U of I

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Steven Salaita can amend his lawsuit to include the previously dismissed claim that administrators deleted emails pertinent to the case.

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Protest Over GMO Labeling at Sen. Durbin’s Office


A small protest outside U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin’s Chicago office asked for him to vote against a bill which would prevent states from making the labeling of genetically modified foods mandatory.

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Rauner Vetoes Bill For Better Police, Fire Pensions


Rauner says public -- not city councils -- should decide.