The most 2nd most powerful Latina in all the world is keeping it tight for 2019 . . .
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Closer to home, here are the local news links we're checking right now . . .
Talking KCMO New Year Agenda
A new mayor. More streetcar. More development. Progress on a new terminal at KCI airport.
1st Responder Ex-Burb Help
GRANDVIEW, MO (KCTV) - A Grandview man in receiving medical attention after rescue crews pulled him from a lake Thursday morning. Crews responded to the scene in the 800 block of Lakeview Drive shortly after 10 a.m. According to police officials at the scene, the man was out walking when he somehow ended up in the water behind an apartment.
Big Biz Pricing Tech Update
Healthcare IT company Cerner has collaborated with CoverMyMeds, which is part of McKesson, to integrate prescription prices and patient-specific information into the electronic health record for providers and patients to review the cost before a drug is prescribed. The CoverMyMeds' RxBenefit Clarity solution is integrated into the Cerner ePrescribe workflow.
Local Ladies Stay Winning
The number of businesses owned by black women in the U.S., as well as in Missouri and Kansas, has skyrocketed. A report from the Kansas City Federal Reserve shows businesses owned by black women surged 85 percent in Kansas and 149 percent in Missouri from 2002-2012, the latest years numbers are available.
One & Done Alternative
The Kansas City Chiefs have been one of the most dynamic teams in the NFL during the 2018 season, led by leading MVP candidate, 23-year-old Patrick Mahomes. It's been 49 years since Kansas City's lone Super Bowl victory. They have a real shot this year.
More Cowtown Tech Hype
If I asked most of you what cities you think are in the running for the smartest city in America, I imagine that very few of you would pick Kansas City as the frontrunner. Talk about Kansas City seems to get drowned out in the cacophony of smart city self-promotion.
Hipster New Year Starts
Life is change, some days more than others. But it's never a rerun. Get into the transformational nature of things this weekend in ways that could deeply affect you or at least cause you to ponder, "What if?" What if there had never been an Elvis?
And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .