Pop culture news items that offer a peek in the world of glam and big bucks:
Saw1st: Kimberley Garner at amfAR Gala 2019 in Cannes
FWD: All the Best Moments (and Lewks) From amfAR’s $15 Million Cannes Gala
AOL: Tiffany Trump hits Cannes amfAR Gala with billionaire boyfriend:
Closer to home, here's a glimpse at the Friday night news cycle that's just a bit more useful . . .
Kansas City Soggy Agenda
Whether money's tight or you have more moolah than you need, why pay more for your go-and-do than you have to? Free, or nearly so, activities in the coming days and weeks range from expressions of national patriotism and promising local talent to appreciations of veggies, Italy and the entertainment value of William Shakespeare's hypothetical love life.
Home Team Losing Streak On Hold
The Kansas City Royals have postponed Friday night's game against the New York Yankees because of expected heavy rain.The clubs will make up the postponed game Saturday at 7:15 p.m. as part of a day/night split doubleheader. Fans holding tickets to Friday's game should use those same tickets for admittance to Saturday's 7:15 p.m.
Too Many Local Puddles Already
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) - Kansas City Parks and Recreation's outdoor pools and water parks will not be opening this weekend as planned. "Water temperatures are too low to open and with the poor weather forecast this weekend they will not rise above the required 70 degrees," a release from the department said.
Kansas City Solider Real Life Interlude
Retired Army Lieutenant Colonel Paul Darling made his wife beef wellington for Mother's Day. Like anyone does in a relationship, he says that she thinks of him a certain way. "My wife has a vision of me as father and husband.
Rock Chalk Waiting Game
LAWRENCE, KS (KCTV) - The Kansas Jayhawks will be getting back a key player after the NCAA reversed course Friday on an earlier ruling. The Division I Student-Athlete Reinstatement committee decided KU forward Silvio De Sousa will be allowed to play in the upcoming season, reversing the ban imposed in February.
Cowtown Return Biz Trip
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Weekend Basement Fear Forecast
Storms Friday and Saturday could bring flooding rains to the Kansas City area. There are rain chances throughout the holiday weekend.
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