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DES MOINES, IA - APRIL 15:  Democratic presidential hopeful and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (R) stops to take a selfie after meeting with members of the Iowa State legislature at the Iowa State Capital on April 15, 2015 in Des Moines, Iowa. Hillary Clinton continues to campaign throughout Iowa as she makes her second bid for President of the United States.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Overnight America Podcast: April 15th, 2015 – Mark Rivera, Niall Stanage

Reporter Mark Rivera from WTSP-TV in Tampa spoke with us about the sudden closing of 5 Walmart’s all across the country for the same exact reasoning, “plumbing problems”.   Each week we take you to […]

04/15/2015

2016 President Campaign Hopeful Ted Cruz (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Ted Cruz Climate Change Comments Make Him ‘Unfit’ For Presidency

It’s no surprise that many right wing conservatives have questioned the validity of climate change, and presidential hopeful Ted Cruz’s position is no different.

03/24/2015

GOP Rep. Ed Whitfield of Kentucky (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

GOP Lawmaker Targets Obama Climate Plan

House Republicans targeted a key element of President Obama’s strategy for fighting climate change, releasing a bill to delay the Obama administration’s plan to limit carbon pollution.

03/24/2015

Ferguson, Missouri Mayor James Knowles announces that Police Chief Thomas Jackson will step down, in Ferguson, Missouri on March 11, 2015. Jacksons departure is being called a mutual separation and will be effective March 19. Jackson is leaving following a Justice Department report that accused the city's police and court system of racial bias.    Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI

Ferguson Mayor Says He’s Not Resigning

James Knowles’ comments come amidst a recall petition drive

03/14/2015

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Mo. Lawmakers Hear Input on New NFL Stadium in St. Louis

Missouri economic development officials on Monday told a House panel that building a new football stadium in St. Louis could bring nearly $300 million in net sales tax revenues to the state over the next 30 years.

03/09/2015

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Overnight America Podcast: January 1st, 2015 – Louis Zamperini, Niall Stanage

Jon talks with Louis Zamperini who wrote Don’t Give Up Don’t Give In about his fathers experiences from POW to Olympic athlete.   Political Reporter Niall Stanage joins us this morning to talk about the […]

01/28/2015

WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 20:  U.S. President Barack Obama delivers the State of the Union address as Vice President Joe Biden applauds on January 20, 2015 in the House Chamber of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, DC. Obama was expected to lay out a broad agenda to address income inequality, making it easier for Americans to afford college education, and child care.  (Photo by Mandel Ngan-Pool/Getty Images)

Overnight America Podcast: January 21st, 2015 – Michael Shermer, Niall Stanage

Michael Shermer, founder of Skeptic Magazine joined us this morning to talk about his latest book The Moral Arc.   Political Reporter Niall Stanage from TheHill.com dissects President Obama’s State of the Union Speech from […]

01/21/2015

Bridgeton Sanitary Landfill, where underground fire has been smoldering since December 2010 (Photo: KMOX)

Former DNR Official Issues Open Letter About Handling of Burning Bridgeton Landfill

Dan Norris, director of air sampling efforts around the Bridgeton landfill from 2012 through 2014, has issued an open letter claiming politics – not science – is dominating the state’s handling of the landfill crisis.

01/14/2015

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Overnight America Podcast: January 14th, 2015 – Niall Stanage

TheHill.com is the place to go if you want unbiased coverage of everything happening on Capital Hill and beyond.  Each week reporter Niall Stanage brings us an inside look at politics.

01/14/2015

Newest Innovations In Consumer Technology On Display At 2015 International CES

Overnight America Podcast: January 7th, 2015 – Eddie Thompson, Niall Stanage

Eddie Thompson from Air Sign stopped in to talk about what will be revealed in the skies of Las Vegas at the Consumer Electronics Show later this morning.   TheHill.com is the place to go […]

01/07/2015

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