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Celebrate Kansas City Cosplay
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - According to scientists, there are eight planets in our solar system. (Sorry, Pluto.) But, in reality, this weekend at Bartle Hall in Kansas City, there's a ninth: Planet Comicon! Over the span of 18 years, this locally-produced comic book and pop culture convention has become the largest in the region.
Kansas City Trade Talk
KANSAS CITY - On his third day as Secretary of Agriculture, newly confirmed Sonny Perdue visited a USDA facility in Kansas City designated as a "devolution" facility if something were to happen in Washington, D.C. "If we needed to get out of DC, we would come here and continue the operation service of USDA.
Another Downtown Hotel On The Way
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Kansas City leaders approved a new hotel and a new method of paying for sidewalk improvements. A new hotel is coming to downtown Kansas City. The Kansas City Council Thursday approved plans for a Hampton Inn at 16th and Main Street. The new hotel is a $23 million project.
South Kansas City Morning Blaze
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Firefighters were able to keep an early morning fire outside of a south Kansas City restaurant from spreading and causing significant damage Friday morning. Firefighters say around 6:15 a.m. they received three separate calls about a fire outside of the Peppermill Lounge South restaurant near Hickman Mills Drive and Longview Road.
More Deets On New KCMO Transit Tech
For Kansas City residents with disabilities, it's difficult to rely on bus schedules to get from place to place - even with paratransit options. Starting May 1, Kansas City residents with disabilities will have access to an on-demand option.
Kansas City QB Crisis Controversy Awaits
The Kansas City Chiefs traded their first- and third-round picks this year and their first-round pick next year to the Buffalo Bills to grab Texas Tech quarterback Patrick Mahomes with the 10th overall selection. It's the first time Kansas City took a quarterback in the first round since Todd Blackledge in 1983.
The Weekend Forecast
We've got another wet morning that could impact the morning commute, with possibly flooding rain this weekend.
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