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NBC: Kim Kardashian wanted to pay an ex-inmate's rent. But he was still denied an apartment.
JJ: Kim Kardashian Reveals Psoriasis on Her Face in a Morning Selfie
ETOnline: Kim Kardashian Reunites With Paris Hilton for Heiress' 38th Birthday Celebration
Closer to home, here are Kansas City morning news links that aren't quite as glamorous but still help to define our daily discourse:
The Local Morning News Cycle Happy Talk Was Mostly About Ice Cream
It's been a long wait, but Blue Bell Ice Cream is finally back in the Kansas City metro area.Blue Bell starts to return to store shelves Monday. The return comes nearly four years after an outbreak that killed three Kansans. The CDC said a total of 10 people became sick in connection with the ice cream in 2015.
Local Foodie Crackdown
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Food trucks in Kansas City, Missouri, would have to get an inspection from the fire department if the city adopts a proposed update to the fire code. The updates were originally scheduled to go to a committee of city council members for review Wednesday, but are now rescheduled for June.
Urban Core Blaze Aftermath
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- Firefighters are working to find out what caused an early morning blaze that destroyed a house. Crews were called about 3:45 a.m. Monday to East 15th Street and Winchester Avenue just off Truman Road. The home was vacant. The next door neighbors called 911 when they woke up to flames.
Kansas B-Ball Competition
Breaking News WASHINGTON (AP) - Big 12 co-champion Kansas State is a No. 4 seed in the NCAA Tournament's South Region, with an opening round game against No. 13 UC Irvine in San Jose, Calif. on Friday. Kansas drew a No. 4 seed in the Midwestern Regional of the NCAA Tournament.
Mizzou Stays Losing In SEC
ABOUT THIS SERIES: More than seven years after MU uprooted its history in the Big 12 Conference, the Missourian examines whether one of the biggest decisions in the university's history has met expectations. In this series, we explore the benefits - and drawbacks - of the school's move to the Southeastern Conference.
Kansas City Katie Forecast
We're watching what expected rain will do to already flooded rivers in the area.
Inside The Loop Agenda
March Madness continues this week with the return of the NAIA Men's Basketball National Championship tournament, along with an over-the-top week at Sprint Center; a celebration at the Folly Theater; eight amazing performances at the Kauffman Center; and three stellar shows at the Midland.
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