A quick pop culture peek at the discourse . . .
Inq: Chanel West Coast Shows Off Smoking Hot Body In Cupped Sequin Mini Dress
Nicki Swift: This is how much Chanel West Coast is actually worth
Spectator: The bizarre decision to remove the Venus symbol from sanitary towels
Closer to home and in news other than the ritual Saturday night gunfire, here are the latest links we're checking for tonight . . .
Kansas City Music Scene Check
Top Five Performances 1. Nadia Larcher and Ensemble Ibérica- MTH Theater My review. 2. Max Richter, Grace Davidson and the American Contemporary Music Ensemble- Austin City Limits Live at The Moody Theater (Austin) My review. 3. Rodney Crowell- 04 Center (Austin) Ain't living long like that. 4. Tatsuya Nakatani- The Ship My review.
Fort Osage native Skylar Thompson and Kansas State dealt a big blow to No. 5 Oklahoma's national title hopes.The Wildcats' quarterback threw for 213 yards while running for four touchdowns, the defense did just enough against Heisman Trophy contender Jalen Hurts and the Sooners' prolific offense, and Kansas State held on through a harrowing fourth quarter for a 48-41 victory Saturday.It wasn't certain until Oklahoma (7-1, 4-1) tried on onside kick with 1:45 left.
Show-Me Safety Concern
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - According to the U.S. Department of Transportation, there was a decrease in the nation's roadway fatalities and they've also decreased in Missouri. U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao, says that the nation saw a 2.4 percent decrease in fatalities in 2018.
LENEXA, Kan. - It's National Prescription Drug Take Back Day, a day for residents to properly dispose of unused, unwanted and expired medications. Police substations and sheriff's offices across the metro held the event until 2 p.m. on Saturday. One change this year, in addition to combating the opioid epidemic, is that police are trying to tackle vaping concerns.
Historical Life Lesson
The Princeton Theological Seminary is pledging to spend nearly $28 million on reparations over its ties to slavery, an effort believed to be one of the largest of its kind.Under the plan, which was announced last week and will be implemented over the course of the next five years, the
Local Connection Needs Work
Recent USDA initiatives are making a big difference for the 24 million Americans without access to high-speed broadband.
Sunday End Game
Matt Moore has never truly had a team to call his own across these past dozen years. He was so close so often he could taste what it must be like to be the face of a franchise. But someone, or some...
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