Our Hey Gov! series travels to Edwards County, Illinois, one of the sickest in the state. We found a county different from Chicago in demographics and density, but with some of the same health challenges.
The city faces criticism for issuing red light camera tickets at intersections where yellow lights fall slightly short of the city’s 3-second policy. And many traffic engineers say the lights should be even longer.
Tensions are increasing in the South China Sea. China is building islands there and the U.S. is establishing a larger military presence in the Philippines. Journalist Howard French's joins us to discuss what's happening.
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital announced today that patient Eric Duncan has died of Ebola. He is the first Ebola victim to die in the U.S. Duncan contracted the disease in Liberia. We'll find out what the Liberian community in Illinois is doing to help combat the spread of the virus in Liberia.