For our late night denizens, the enduring hotness of Candice inspires a look at topics from throughout the day and a quick peek at the week to come . . .
Local Immigrant Life Lessons
Mon, April 22, 2019 - The Library continues its examination of immigration in America with a screening of the film My American Girls: A Dominican Story and discussion of the enormous role of family and community in immigrants' adaptation to American life.
Sketchy KCK Inferno Investigated
Firefighters are still trying to determine the exact cause of a large house fire Saturday in the 1600 block of Ruby Avenue in Kansas City, Kansas, but KCK Fire Department officials said an incendiary device may have sparked the blaze.
Kangaroo Media NextGen Training
Four UMKC students took home awards for works they produced at the 2019 Missouri Broadcast Educators Association (MBEA) College Media Competition. Elizabeth Ruiz, Lina Dannov, Alex Ayala and Ashley Cote all won for their works produced while they were enrolled in the spring 2018 Communication Studies 363 Radio Production class, taught by UMKC's Angela Elam.
Meth Town Hero Still Winning
Eminem is marking 11 years sober following a pill addiction that could have killed him. The "Kamikaze" rapper tweeted a photo of his medallion on Saturday, writing, "11 years - still not afraid." The token reads, "XI" (the Roman numerals for 11), "Unity," "Service" and "Recovery."
Tiger Maul Update
City officials say a tiger mauled a zookeeper at the Topeka Zoo in northeastern Kansas.
The Kansas City Sunday Let Down
Austin Romine lofted a fly ball for a single in the tenth to give the Yankees a 7-6 win and series win. Jake Diekman began the tenth and immediately struggled with his command, walking the first two hitters.
Building Kansas City Hype
8:00 AM ET Adam TeicherESPN Staff Writer Close Covered Chiefs for 20 seasons for Kansas City Star Joined ESPN in 2013 KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- In the moments leading up to the start of the 2017 NFL draft, sports agent Leigh Steinberg sat with relative calm at a party thrown by his client, Patrick Mahomes.
Spring Cool Down Ahead
First off, I hope you had a happy Easter (if you celebrate.) It ended being a really nice day for anything outdoors. It was a bit windy, obviously. That will was part of the fuel that got us into the mid 80s!
Hopefully, more for the morning update . . . STAY TUNED!!!