Tonight hottie Lindsey inspires this quick peek at pop culture concerns . . .
Jalopnik: Vanlife Can Be Cheaper, Weirder, And More Accessible Than Instagram Would Have You Believe
Atlantic: Instagram Wants Memers to Like It Again
Closer to home, here's another collection of local links for our most dedicated newshounds . . .
Critics of the U.S. Department of Agriculture's decision to move two of its research agencies from Washington, D.C., to the Kansas City area got more ammunition this week. The most recent development: A report from the USDA's inspector general that finds some flaws with how the department has executed its plan.
Newsflash: Nothing Really Changes In The Golden Ghetto
Primary election results: Michelle Distler, Stephanie Meyer advance to Shawnee mayoral election this fall
The Johnson County Election Office has posted unofficial final results from Tuesday's primaries. Here's how things shook out. Incumbent Shawnee Mayor Michelle Distler rode an early advantage from advance voting through to a dominating performance in Tuesday's election, advancing to the general ballot this fall with second place finisher Stephanie Meyer, a member of the Shawnee city council.
No Discounting Gunfire
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - One person was shot twice Tuesday night in the parking lot of the Walmart in Raymore, Missouri. The suspect drove from the scene in he 2000 block of West Foxwood Drive, according to the Raymore Police Department. The victim and another man had been in the store before the shooting, police said.
KCK Crime Fight
Residents upset about recent violence show up for a National Night Out Against Crime in Kansas City, Kansas.
Police Summer Freebies
KCPD's police athletic league treats kids to shopping spree
Stand Up Against Beat Downs
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. - It's a problem that can sometimes remain silent, with victims not knowing where to turn. Tammy Holwick, a survivor of domestic violence, says that victims don't always know how or where to find resources to help them out of an unhealthy situation.
Summer Sprinkle Forecast
Hide Transcript Show Transcript OF HOURS. OTHERWISE, FOR THE REST OF THE AREA, WE ARE GOING TO BE MOSTLY CLEAR INTO THE EVENING. OUR TEMPERATURES GRADUALLY COOL OFF INTO THE MIDDLE 80'S BY 8:00. THE LOWER 80'S HEADING TOWARD 9:00 THIS EVENING. LET'S TALK ABOUT OUR NEXT ROUND OF RAIN ROLLING IN.
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