Hottie Lucy is teaching the world about body acceptance and cultural norms in her work while we focus on the top Kansas City news links tonight. Take a peek:
Kansas City Big Money Medicine
Report: KC-area docs who were paid the most by drug, device companies - Kansas City Business Journal
Last year, drug and device companies paid $8.18 billion to physicians, according to the most recent data published by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services' Open Payments program. Kansas and Missouri contributed to the total.
Hand It To KCMO Fireworks
More than 90 people were treated for fireworks-related injuries - including an amputated hand and 40 percent burns over a patient's body - at Kansas City-area hospitals this July Fourth holiday. HCA Midwest treated more than 55 fireworks-related injuries, according to Christine Hamele, a spokeswoman for the health system.
Kansas City WayBack B-Ball
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The land of the Royals and Chiefs once housed Kings. In 1972, the Cincinnati Royals became the Kansas City - Omaha Kings. The Kings played their final game in Kansas City on May 14, 1985. Watch the video above for more about the Kansas City Kings.
Drunken Suspect Lady Captured
LIBERTY, Mo. -- A woman has been charged in Clay County after allegedly driving the wrong way down the interstate while intoxicated with her child in the vehicle in the early morning hours on the 4th of July.
Show-Me Box Store Danger
FESTUS, Mo. - A Missouri woman was cut on Sunday by a razor blade hidden under the handle of her shopping cart at Walmart. "It bled a little tiny bit so I went to the doctor and they drew blood and I'll have to go back in six months again" Michelle Patterson told Fox2Now.
Hack Headline Of The Day
Half a century ago war, protests, and political scandal rocked the United States. Sound familiar? But, out of all that a small-time hoodlum from Butte, Montana rocketed into national prominence, on a motorbike. Evel Knievel's career took off like a rocket, but crashed even faster. Now a new museum celebrates all that is Evel.
Cowtown After All
Kansas City, Kansas, police helped round up cattle on the loose Wednesday morning. Police were called to the 6800 block of Cernech Road, and helped steer the animals off the road. Check out the pictures posted on Instagram.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .