Hottie Tao starts this morning with a brief consideration of auto good life . . .
FoxBiz: US auto industry starting to show signs of stress
Forbes: More Women Cracking The Auto Industry's Glass Ceiling With Skills, Thick Skin
Driving: This Tesla owner tested his car’s Autopilot auto-braking on his soon-to-be-ex-wife
Closer to home here are the local news links we're checking right now . . .
Kansas City Soggy Hand Up
WESTON, Mo. - With parts of the Midwest dealing with flooding along the Missouri River, some groups in the Kansas City metro are stepping up to help people in need. At Weston United Methodist Church, members have been collecting supplies and donations for the last few days to put together cleaning kits.
Local Foodie Kill List
❖ After months of delays, Laura Norris has at last reopened Italian eatery Ragazza at a new location just off the Plaza (4301 Main St., Kansas City, Mo.). The new space offers 96 seats - a huge jump from the 40 seats at the original location - and features an expanded menu.
Rock Chalk Discount Recruitment
Kansas universities are looking beyond the Midwest - as far out as California - for out-of-state students to fill their classrooms. But other states are competing just as hard for Kansas students. For more than 20 years, the Midwest Higher Education Compact has lowered the barrier to Midwestern students studying at other universities in the region.
Something River This Way Comes
The Army Corps of Engineers is monitoring vulnerable levees as the Missouri River continues to rise.
Caring For KC Chesticles
Breaking News Kansas City, MO - Women who wanted 3D mammograms in the past, had to pay an additional $30 to $50. At the start of the new year, that fee went away. Dr. Onalisa Winblab with the University of Kansas Health System says it's the newest technology and it has two major benefits.
Home Team 100 Game Loss Prep
Compared to last year, almost anything would be an improvement for the Kansas City Royals bullpen. In fact, I believe the bullpen improved the moment Brandon Maurer, Justin Grimm, Blaine Boyer and Burch Smith were off the team. This group accounted for 181 hits and 141 runs in 143.2 innings.
Kansas City Spring Weather Day One
This weekend is looking a little damp.
Mustard, Migos - Pure Water is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .