Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch

Gaza

Maya Karmely Consul for Public Affairs at the Consulate General of Israel to the Midwest talks with Joey on progress for peace in Gaza.

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Alderman Frank Edwards

Ward 1 Alderman Frank Edwards joins Joey to talk about the City council Committee of the Whole meeting and the Esquire theater building.

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Tony Stewart and Racing at the Fair

Bob Sargent with Track Enterprises in Macon talks with Joey about the Tony Stewart situation and racing at the Illinois State Fair this weekend.

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Looking for Lincoln

Executive Director Sarah Watson of Looking for Lincoln discusses the expanded presence at the Illinois State Fair in this podcast (truncated due to technical difficulties).

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Robin Williams – 1

Remembering comedian and actor Robin Williams who was found dead in his Northern California Home.

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Robin Williams – 2

Remembering Robin Williams after he was found dead in his California home from an apparent suicide. An investigation is underway…he was 63.

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Tony Stewart

NASCAR’s Tony Stewart Struck and Killed Another Driver in the Middle of a Race.

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The President and Airstrikes

President Obama’s decision to launch military strikes in Iraq carries a lot of political risk.

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U.S. Airstrikes in Iraq

There are early indications that three days of U.S. air strikes are having an effect on the terrorists that have overrun large portions of Iraq.

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ISIS in Syria

The western word has major concerns win Syria as it tries to prevent the advances of the terrorist group called the Islamic State or ISIS.

Recent Headlines

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Republicans Expect to Hang On to 18th Seat in Illinois

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Only candidate to announce a run for Aaron Schock's seat so far is Darin LaHood.

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Rauner Stands By Right-To-Work Idea for Illinois

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Governor Rauner stands by right-to-work zones in Illinois in spite of opinion issued by Lisa Madigan's office.

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Catholic Bishops Call for Bell Ringing to Mark End of Civil War

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Archdiocese of Chicago officials say the plan arose out of the denomination's annual meeting.

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Eastern Ill. Lincoln Site to Commemorate 150th Death Anniversary

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The presentations are scheduled for the weekend of April 10 to 12.

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Illinois Observes Earth Hour This Evening

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Lights out from 8:30 to 9:30 this evening.