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GOP presidential front-runner Donald Trump speaks at a news conference in Manhattan after he signed a pledge to support the Republican nominee in the 2016 general election, ruling out a third-party or independent run.

Featuring: Donald Trump
Where: New York, New York, United States
When: 03 Sep 2015
Credit: Dennis Van Tine/Future Image/WENN.com

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Some not worried about Donald Trump hurting the GOP

Some Republicans are worried now that Donald Trump has all but clinched the GOP Presidential Nomination, that his inflammatory rhetoric about Muslims, immigrants and women will tarnish the entire GOP ticket in the general election.

Weekend Newswatch

The North Mansion Block proposals

Joey talks with Springfield Economic Development Director Karen Davis about the proposals received for the “Y” Block.

Morning Newswatch

The Springfield Heart Walk

Joey talks to Kyle Nestler and Carrie Skogsberg about the annual Springfield Heart Walk will be held at 8 a.m. Saturday, May 14, in Lincoln Park.


What to expect form the U.S Supreme Court

When the Supreme Court completed it’s last term back in June by upholding same sex marriage and Obamacare, conservatives predicted this year would provide an about face from a surprising string of liberal victories.

Morning Newswatch

“The Wedding Singer” opens at the Hoogland tonight

Joey talks with Wedding Singer Directors, Mark and Kristin Wheeler about the show that opens tonight at the Hoogland Center for the Arts.

Business Over Coffee

Business Over Coffee with Charlie Ferguson

Charlie Ferguson talks with the owner of Mangia, Shane Viele on Business Over Coffee.

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Money and the race for the White House

Money might be hard to come by in many parts of the country, but it’s cheap in this presidential election.

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Horace Mann celebrates “Teacher Appreciation Week”

Joey talks with Horace Mann’s Michelle Eccles McLaughlin about an opportunity for teachers to win prizes on “Teacher Appreciation Week.”

UIS Student Union

The UIS Student Union ground breaking

Joey talks with University of Illinois Springfield Director of Public Relation Derek Schnapp about the ground breaking ceremony yesterday for the new Student Union.

Weekend Newswatch

The U.S. mission in Iraq

The U.S. Navy Seal killed in Iraq this week was part of a quick reaction force, deployed to rescue another group of american service members who got caught up in a multi-pronged attack by Islamic State fighters while on a routine training mission.

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Bomb Threat Unfounded at Butler Elementary School

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Butler Elementary School is back to normal after a bomb threat caused it to be evacuated for a short time Wednesday.

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AP NewsBreak: Rauner Board Asked Builders to Lobby Lawmakers

Illinois Republican gubernatorial candidate businessman Bruce Rauner participates in a Republican gubernatorial candidate debate Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in Springfield, Ill. The four Republican gubernatorial candidates said that they’ll be willing to work with unions if elected but differed on how to approach the relationship during a downstate debate that largely focused on pension reform, taxes and just briefly on personal issues that have dogged some of the candidates.

Good-government advocates are criticizing the head of an agency managing state construction projects for asking builders to lobby lawmakers to restore funding.

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House Fails to Override Labor Arbitration Veto

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The labor arbitration bill remains dead.