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Closer to home, here are a few optimistic news links to start the day . . .
Kansas City Decision Day
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- People will head to the polls to cast their vote on a slate of candidates in the mayoral primary. This will likely narrow the field of candidates down to two on June 18. People began standing in line around 6 a.m. Tuesday to cast their ballot.
Rich Dude Recruiting
National Football League Commissioner Roger Goodell installed Clark Hunt as the new chairman of the finance committee earlier this year after the passing of Houston Texans owner Bob McNair last fall. Last week's league meeting in Scottsdale, Ariz., was Hunt's first in the highly influential role.
Sales Tax Decision Time
Kansas City voters are being asked if they want to raise the city's sales tax. The money -- $30-million a year -- would allow access to early childhood educatio...
Kansas City Hobo Renewed
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A homeless man, who made headlines earlier this year over claims that firefighters doused his camp with water on one of the coldest nights of the year, has found a new beginning.
Man Cave Waiting Game
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) - Monday, funding was approved to hire a moving company to use semi-trucks to haul seats from Arrowhead and store them for three months. That will cost Jackson County nearly $43,000. When the Chiefs decided to replace their seats with wider seats that include cup holders, several plans emerged on what should happen to the old ones.
Katie Forecast Right Now
Rounds of rain are possible Wednesday and Thursday
Hometown Hero Gives Back
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Kansas City Chiefs quarterback and 2019 NFL MVP Patrick Mahomes announced he's starting a children's foundation Monday night on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.
Solange - Way to the Show is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .