A quick peek at the pop culture discourse . . .
Inside Hook: Victoria’s Secret Can Still Clean Up Their Image, But Should They Even Bother?
Bloomberg: Walmart, Victoria’s Secret, SoulCycle Can’t Avoid Political Outrage
Closer to home, here are the news links that dominate our morning . ..
Kansas City Early Crash Report
NORTH KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- Crews responded to a wreck on Interstate 35 and Front Street Tuesday morning. There is no word on injuries, but an SUV took a heavy amount of damage. A person was also seen coming from the scene. KCTV5 has reached out to officials but has not heard back yet.
Golden Ghetto Tech Scare
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Just three days before the start of school, Blue Valley School District officials are trying to fight a virus on the district's network. A school official told 41 Action News the malware infected the district's system on Friday. It was likely because of a link someone within the district clicked on.
Local X-Mas Fear Already
Americans may just be wrapping up their summer vacations, but retailers are gearing up for the holiday shopping season - and you may need to as well. David French, Senior Vice President of Government Relations and the Executive Director of the National Retail Federation, says an additional $300 billion in Chinese goods is set to be slapped with a 10 % tariff September 1.
Kansas City Space Force Prep
The Kansas City-based engineering and design firm is providing a range of services for construction of a Space Battalion Readiness Center in Colorado.
Kansas Chicken Struggles
Tyson Fresh Meats plans to reopen the Holcomb, Kansas, beef packing plant partially destroyed by a weekend fire - it's just not sure when. Tyson said in a news release that it will recruit some employees to rebuild the plant, which processes about 5% of the country's cattle.
Show-Me Unhealthy Trending
Missouri ranks pretty high on the list of states with bad eating and exercise habits
Cowtown Summer Forecast
Hide Transcript Show Transcript SEE THAT COMING? NICK: GLAD NOBODY WAS HURT. FIRST ALERT RADAR, WE ARE CLEAR WITH JUST A COUPLE OF SHOWERS NORTH AND WEST OF LAWRENCE HEADING IN YOUR DIRECTION. YOU MIGHT GET THE BRIEFEST OF SHOWERS THIS MORNING. WE ARE CLEAR INSIDE THE 435 LOOP .
Rich Brian - 100 Degrees is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .