The midnight oil is burning and that's not a good thing.
One last check-in for our late night/ early morning Sunday readers with these news items that don't fit anywhere else and deserve a look for the locally well-informed . . .
First and foremost, a TKC reader writes matter-of-factly without pride or prejudice . . .
"President Trump stands ready to fulfill his mission of initiating war against Iran, though they may save it for Summer 2020 to boost him politically. Iran is the "last man standing" among the countries identified years ago by the Pentagon/Military Industrial Complex as ripe for regime change."
Accordingly . . .
Prez Trump Gun Talk
President Trump tweeted Sunday evening that the U.S. has "reason to believe" the administration knows who is behind the drone attacks on a Saudi Arabian oil fields, and that military is "locked and loaded depending on verification."
KCMO STANDOFF TONIGHT!!!
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- Kansas City police are on scene of a standoff after shots were fired from a home. Officers were called to the 11400 block of Herrick Avenue around 8:45 p.m. for a party that was armed with a gun. When police arrived on the scene, they heard gun shots and took safety precautions.
The War At Home
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Trauma is a fact of life for many Kansas City youth, especially in the urban core. On Saturday, researchers, teens and community leaders coming together to examine the hidden consequences of violence in Kansas City.
Wait On The Water
Buckner, Sibley and Levasy are all affected -- Boil Advisory issued for Eastern Jackson County towns Buckner, Sibley and Levasy are all affected.
Kansas City Workers Unite?!?!
KANSAS CITY, KS (KCTV) -- Operations at Fairfax Assembly Plant in Kansas City, Kansas will halt at midnight if GM and the union can't reach a deal. Local 31 Union President Clarence Brown was in Detroit Sunday morning at the bargaining table with GM.
Local Parties Continue
Next to Sprint, Hallmark may be the biggest household name to come out of Kansas City, yet its founding family and current stewards continue to point the way toward a business culture worth emulating.
Beautiful Message Sent From Behind The Walls Of The Vatican . . .
Pope Francis sends a message to participants of the 33rd Prayer for Peace Meeting: "Peace with no borders", and urges unity and respect, for all peoples and for our common home. By Francesca Merlo "It is a source of joy to see that this pilgrimage of peace ...
Getting Hot In Here
WEEK. HOT DAY. I THINK WE WILL SEE A FEW MORE 90 DEGREES DAYS. HANG IN THERE, WE ARE GOING TO CALL THINGS OFF. A FEW MORE DAYS AND WE WILL GRADUALLY SEE COOLER AIR MAKE A RETURN. IT'LL STILL HOT AND HUMID, 89 DEGREES IN KANSAS CITY, 90 IN OLATHE, 91 IN LEE'S SUMMIT.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for tonight . . .