Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch

John Kerry in Iraq

CBS Military analysts Jeff McCausland on Secretary of State John Kerry’s visit to Iraq, and the latest on ISIL fighting.

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Dog Park

Karen Hoelzer joins Joey to talk about the latest developments on the proposed new dog park in Springfield.

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Veterans Administration

There is more discouraging news about the department of veterans affairs. An internal watchdog created to safeguard the medical care provided to former service members instead routinely plays down errors.

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Iraq & Drones

The Obama administration’s memo regarding a drone strike that killed an American, and growing pressure inside Iraq for the prime minister to step down.

Morning Newswatch

Coporate Email & the iWatch

New tech startups are taking aim at corporate email, promising to disrupt the mode of communication that office dwellers love to hate, and the latest on the iWatch.

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Kerry in Iraq

Secretary of state John Kerry has arrived in Iraq an unannounced trip that is part of a series of meetings in the middle east that designed to gather support to stop the Sunni insurgency.

Morning Newswatch

GM Recall

The power steering recall that GM issued in march was ten years in the making. It’s an example of what happens when car makers resist regulators recall efforts.

Obama speaks about the sequester in Washington

Advisors in Iraq

Joey talks with Mike Lyons of CBS Radio News about the Obama administrations decision to deploy special forces in advisory roles in Iraq.

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A New Leader in the House & iPhone security

House republicans have chosen a new house majority leader to replace Eric Canto, and keeping your iPhone safe.

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Iraq & Bowe Bergdahl

Get the latest on the current situation with ISIL in Iraq, and new information on the Bowe Bergdahl trad from the Wall Street Journal.

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Court Monitor Says IDOT Should Clean House on Hiring Rules

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A federal court-appointed monitor has recommended that the Illinois Department of Transportation clean up its hiring rules.

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Rauner Wants “Voter Empowerment”

Rauner Task Force

Gov. Bruce Rauner is using some new rhetoric as he brings his agenda to the public. What was once known…

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Lawmaker Wants AG Opinion on Right to Work Zones

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The drive to dilute union influence in Illinois could hit a snag.

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SNAP Wants Springfield Diocese to Out Pedophile Priests

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The Chicago-based Survivors Network of Those Abused by Priests is accusing the Springfield Catholic Diocese of not being open when it comes to two alleged pedophile priests who spent time in the diocese.

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Gas Still Cheap, But Cost Increases

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Statewide, the average price is now $2.44.