Romee Strijd is the international fashion model of the moment and her haunting new hottie promo set of pix inspire a bit of contemplation closer to home. Take a peek:
Kansas City Newsie Insight
Have you ever hung out with a stranger without talking for two minutes straight? And I'm not talking "two minutes" that are actually just 30 seconds that felt longer. I'm talking standing or sitting straight-backed, with no words exchanged. Just staring deeply into a person's eyes in total silence.
More Blue Springs Racism
Blue Springs South High School officials are investigating a racist act directed at one of their students. Principal Charles Belt said he learned Wednesday that someone had scrawled the N-word across an assignment paper belonging to a female student.
Street Tragedy Today
Three people died Friday afternoon in a multi-vehicle crash on I-29 near Missouri 92, according to the Missouri Highway Patrol. Click here for video from the scene A highway patrol spokesman said the crash happened when a pickup driver didn't see that traffic was stopped ahead of them due to a lane closed for striping work.
Golden Ghetto Grift
The Overland Park Police department has said they have seen an increase in skimming devices on gas pumps this year. Two such devices were found attached to credit card readers on gas pumps a gas station in Overland Park.
Another KCMO Pedestrian Hurt In Traffic
Man pinned by vehicles at 35th and Prospect SOURCE: KMBC-TV Bystanders lift vehicle off man after being struck at 35th and Prospect Witnesses said a minivan ran a red light at 35th and Prospect and struck a second vehicle.
Kansas City Pest Danger
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Ticks are known for carrying Lyme disease, however researchers now worry there might be more cases of the Powassan virus. The Powassan virus is not new however researchers expect an increase with this year's tick season.
Meth Town Artsy Dedication Redux
Independence, MO - Four years after the original 'Pioneer Woman' statue was stolen from in front of the National Frontier Trails Museum, a new statue has taken her place. In June 2013, vandals stole the original 'Pioneer Woman' and destroyed her as they attempted to sell the metal for scrap.
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