Podcasts: Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch Podcasts

Morning Newswatch

Veterans Administration

Joey talks with Mike Lyons with CBS Radio News about former Procter & Gamble executive Robert McDonald, the proposed nominee to head up the embattled Department of Veterans Affairs.

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Blood Needed

Anna McFarland with the Central Illinois Community Blood Center talks with Joey about the extra need for blood during the 4th of July Holiday.

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North Korea Charging Americans

North Korea says it will charge two Americans it detained in April with unspecified crimes, potentially paving the way for their eventual release.

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Illegal Migrants

President Obama wants more that two billion dollars to address the surge in children and other migrants from Central America who are illegally crossing the U.S. boarder.

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Kidzeum Grant

Kidzeum of Health and Science Board President Rachael Thompson joins Joey to talk about the release of a one million dollar state grant.

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Syria and Iraq

Mike Lyons military analyst with CBS radio news talks with Joey about the President Obama’s request for 500 million dollars to aid Syrian rebels and the latest out of Iraq.

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Midsummer Jersey

Director Abbey Kline and cast member Tyrese Mercer talk with Joey about the opening of “Midsummer Jersey” at the Hoogland this weekend.

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SCOTUS on Presidential Appointments

The Supreme Court of the United States has ruled that President Obama exceeded his authority in appointing three national labor relations board members during a brief senate break in 2012.

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Route 29

Joey visits with Rep. Mike Bell about the latest on the construction on rt. 29.

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SCOTUS

The supreme court has ruled unanimously that police generally must obtain a warrant before searching a mobile phone after arresting someone, and on changes to how you might watch TV.

Recent Headlines

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Edwards: White Female’s Body Found in Rochester Shed

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A human body found in a Rochester storage shed over the weekend has still not been identified, but Sangamon County Cororner Cinda Edwards now confirms it's a white female.

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Arizona Man Charged in Half-Brother’s Death

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An Arizona man is charged with first-degree murder in the stabbing death of his half-brother from Petersburg.

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Springfield AT&T Layoffs Total 188

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AT&T plans to close the Springfield call center and cut 188 jobs starting August 3.

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Help Wanted: School District Looking for Cable TV Sponsors

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School cable channel looking for help from business community

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Quinn Signs Capital Construction Bill

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Gov. Pat Quinn has approved an approximately $1 billion capital construction spending plan intended to repair Illinois roads and bridges.