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Middle-Class KC Life Cont'd
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Kansas City officially turns into Chiefs Kingdom today. The Friday before the first Chiefs home game of the season is Red Friday. Many of the city's fountains are dyed red, and flags are waving in the Plaza, Westport, and downtown. Kansas City is turning red and #ChiefsKingdom is ready.
Golden Ghetto Crime Spree
Thieves targeted dozens of vehicles at a UPS warehouse in Lenexa, Kansas. About 30 vehicles were broken into early Friday. Police also said that at least five vehicles were broken into at a nearby hotel. Police said the thieves used a tool to smash the windows to get inside and steal valuables.
One Less Friend For Mayor Sly
The Institute of Politics at Harvard Kennedy School announced Wednesday that Chelsea Manning would be one of its visiting fellows, but less than two days later, the school's dean withdrew the invitation. Manning, a 29-year-old transgender woman, formerly known as Bradley Manning, was convicted of leaking classified information.
Airport Crash & Burn Cont'd
"We're very excited and a bit surprised to have heard that." Those were Dan Moylan 's first words when asked about a selection committee recommending the Edgemoor Infrastructure & Real Estate team to design, build and finance a new terminal for Kansas City International Airport.
Home Town New Hope
The piece of paper was taped to the inside of his locker earlier this summer, a clubhouse prank that served as a statement of sorts. Whit Merrifield showed up to work one day, and there it was. On the front of a wooden cupboard door was a faux advertisement, neatly printed out and sized to 8 1/2 -by-11 paper.
Not Exactly A Done Deal
The Philadelphia Eagles are set to face their toughest challenge of the 2017 NFL season this Sunday. OK, so it's only their second game. Still, this one doesn't look easy on paper. The Chiefs are coming off a convincing road win over the Patriots. That's not easy to do.
Tasty Kansas City News Hole
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