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Closer to home, here are the news links we're watching right now . . .
Airport Disaster Drill Complete
KANSAS CITY, MO (AP/KCTV) - Kansas City International Airport is open again after a harrowing night of storms that left debris over the runway, including debris apparently from a tornado-ravaged town nearly 50 miles away. A tornado warning Tuesday night forced officials to move people from the terminal to a tunnel leading to the parking garage, where they stayed for about an hour.
Local Lady Leader
They do it for no pay and little fanfare. Who are they? They are the neighborhood leaders who fight to improve some of the most distressed neighborhoods on the East Side of Kansas City, Missouri. These are the men and women who advocate for better housing, less crime, and more economic opportunity.
NOT LOCAL Kitty Cruelty Exposed
The Cass County Humane Society is trying to find the person who left three boxes of cats and kittens outside their shelter in the heat and duct taped shut.The shelter posted about the animals Tuesday, saying someone left the boxes outside the door of their shelter, just out of sight."They are all scared, very hot and panting," the shelter posted.
Local Ladies Lead Biz Move
What started as an opportunity to meet interesting people and showcase innovative ideas to investors has turned into a once-in-a-lifetime shot at elevating four of Kansas City's women-led startups on an international stage, said Shea Geist, beaming. "My husband made the application and I was like ...
More Fanboy Content Coming Soon
The Kansas City Chiefs announced a television program called The Franchise on Tuesday evening, via their official Twitter account. The half-hour show is set to debut on Fox Sports Kansas City Wednesday at 6 p.m. Arrowhead Time. If you're not in the KC area, it looks like you can view the show on Facebook and YouTube.
Art Of Kansas City Begging Explained
If you're headed to a major city, you'll likely come across someone performing on a sidewalk with a hat, jar or guitar case set out for tips. But while that experience is common, the regulations governing it are not. We find out what buskers are allowed to do in Kansas City and how that differs from other places across the country.
Take Cover Tonight?!?!
Hide Transcript Show Transcript WITH HOW MANY PEOPLE WHO LOST HOMES AND BUSINESSES, AND NO DEATHS REPORTED. TODAY, WE ARE WATCHING TEXAS, EASTERN OKLAHOMA WESTERN ARKANSAS,. THEY ARE UNDER THE GUN FOR THE TYPE OF WEATHER WE HAD LAST NIGHT. THEY HAVE THE MEDIUM TORNADO RISK.
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