Friday, March 09, 2018

The Kansas City Mid-Morning News Links



Right now we're running just a bit behind but hottie Candice and her new swim line inspire this mid-morning check-in and most of the important news links for right now.

Take a peek:

McTavish Marches Into Weekend

6 Free (Or Almost Free) Things To Do In Kansas City This Weekend

What is truly free? Lunch? Hardly. Love? In theory. Certainly, a great deal of advice is free, if you don't count the price to be paid for following the lousy kind. Here's my gratis guidance: Do something more or less free this weekend - because you don't have to spend a lot of money to have a lot of fun.


Dangerous Local Apt. Life

Kansas City mother, child injured after sheet rock falls of apartment ceiling

A mother and child were hospitalized after a piece of sheet rock fell off the ceiling of their apartment room. It happened just before 11 p.m. Thursday at a Kansas City apartment complex located in the 1600 block of Ella Fitzgerald Lane. They were transported to area hospitals as a precaution.


Help This Dude After Beat Down

KCPD asking for help to find assault victim

The Kansas City Police Department is asking for help to find a man who may have been assaulted on Thursday. Police said that incident happened in the 4300 block of E. 12th Street. The male victim, and the female who accompanied him, both left the scene before police could arrive.


Flash Of Good Luck
Kansas City man recalls lightning strike that could have killed him
TEXTHERE

Kansas and Missouri Walmart workers get $22.6M in bonuses

Employees at Walmart stores on both sides of the state line found a bit more in the paychecks Thursday. The retail giant announced that more than 890,000 of its store associates would be receiving cash bonuses, funded mostly by the tax cut passed by Congress last year.


Fight Against Local Hateration

Widow of man killed in alleged hate crime spreads message of unity

Sunayana Dumala is focused on tomorrow. Friday, her late husband, Srinivas Kuchibhotla, would have turned 34. "I'm still taking it by day," Dumala. "It will be emotional." Kuchibhotla, an Indian immigrant, was killed in an alleged hate crime in February 2017.


Kansas City Concert Line-Up

Paramore, Foster The People headed to Kansas City this summer

Award-winning band Paramore is headed to Kansas City this summer.


Camila Cabello - Never Be the Same is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for the morning . . .

5 Comments:

Anonymous said...

Why are the police looking for an assault victim that does not want to report the crime? Isn't the assault squad really short handed and busy?

Anonymous said...

^^^ No, most probably trying to find the black male who assaulted him that most likely has other crimes on his record.

Anonymous said...

$22.6 million in tax benefit bonuses at Walmart in KS and MO?

$21 million probably going to the Walton family.

Anonymous said...

^^^ Maybe or maybe it's the Trump economy giving back!

Anonymous said...

@12:44, that's probably true. Still a handful of the Walton "kin" in the MO side. WM is just using this to score points with shoppers. They are the most scheistery business I've ever worked for.