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Theresa May Delays Critical Vote On Brexit Deal Amid Fears Of Its Defeat

Updated at 12:35 p.m. ET British Prime Minister Theresa May has postponed a critical vote on the draft Brexit deal she negotiated with the European Union, conceding that it would not have enough support to pass Parliament if the vote were held Tuesday as scheduled. "I've listened very carefully to what has been said in this chamber and out of it, by members from all sides," May told the House of Commons on Monday, only to be interrupted by a peal of derisive laughter from lawmakers. "From...

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Regionally Speaking With Chris Nolte

IU Northwest

Regionally Speaking, Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Today: Northwest Indiana activist Ruth Needleman joins us in the studio to talk about --among other topics -- a look at some of the issues that could come up in the next General Assembly session, including Indiana teachers' pay, as well as the latest on the "Can We Talk" series of discussions leading toward the creation of a trauma center in Gary and "NWI Resistance's" proposed billboard against illegal immigration flights out of Gary-Chicago International Airport. We have another...

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East Chicago Lead Contamination Crisis

East Chicago Residents Want More Chances For Public Input

East Chicago residents say a public meeting on the USS Lead Superfund cleanup last week left questions unanswered and several people didn’t get a chance to speak. They want more chances for people to give feedback. 

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FACT CHECK: Trump's Claims About 'Record Clean' U.S. Air

In an interview with the Washington Post published online Tuesday , President Trump brushed aside climate change concerns by hailing the state of the environment in the United States. Asked why he was skeptical of a federal report detailing the significant consequences of climate change, Trump said: "One of the problems that a lot of people like myself — we have very high levels of intelligence, but we're not necessarily such believers. You look at our air and our water, and it's right now at...

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Speaking on NPR's Morning Edition, former Sen. Chuck Hagel (R-Neb.) and secretary of defense under President Obama says he signed the letter because of the "bitter polarization and divide of this country."

Carl Lisek, host of "Green Fleet Radio" which is made possible by South Shore Clean Cities, talks with Allison Mihalich, Senior Program Director Office of Sustainability at the University of Notre Dame.

Lakeshore Public Radio's furry friend Ollie joins us in the studio to answer your pets' questions, on "Ask Ollie." The pet questions are voiced by woman-human, Viktoria Voller, and Ollie's responses are voiced by man-human, Tom Maloney. "Ask Ollie" is supported by the Humane Society of Northwest Indiana.


Crown Point and Bishop Noll are still unbeaten in girl's basketball this season.  Both teams won last night and we will talk about it on today's sports. 

Also the new Bowman girls b-ball coach debuts tonight.  He will talk about his plans for the Eagles right here.

Indiana farmer Mark Boyer spoke to attendees at the Indiana Farm Bureau State Convention about his experience this past harvest season growing hemp. (Samantha Horton/IPB News)
Samantha Horton

Industrial hemp legislation is expected to appear again in the upcoming Indiana legislative session – and might now be helped along by federal law.

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