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NextGen Inhales Death
School districts, lawmakers and even some students are waging a war on vaping, trying to stop it from happening in school classrooms and bathrooms. Five local students from four districts told 41 Action News just what they see at school.
Kansas City Seyz Goodbye To Yet Another Hallmark Honcho
Bill Hall, president of the Hall Family Foundation, will retire next year. Hall also serves as assistant to the chairman for Hallmark Cards Inc. According to a Monday release, Hall has worked for the Kansas City-based company for 51 years, including 37 years as the leader of the Hall Family Foundation.
Golden Ghetto Granny Shares Scammer Warning
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. -- Helen Jordan wants to make sure no one ever falls the scam that cost her nearly $300,000. "We saved all our lives, my husband and I didn't take vacations we just put money away," the 90-year-old said.
Son-In-Law Builds The Wall
President Trump has put his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, in charge of overseeing the construction of the border wall, The Washington Post reports, citing current and former administration officials. Kushner reportedly holds biweekly West Wing meetings about the progress of the wall, the location of the wall, contractors, and how funding is being used.
NO, TKC REFUSES TO LISTEN TO YOUR PODCAST!!!
This article is in The Spectator 's December 2019 US edition. Subscribe here. At a recent party, a mortgage-banker friend approached, asking me to come on his podcast. I politely declined. 'What do I know about mortgage banking?' I protested. 'I don't know my ARM from my Fannie Mae.'
Tucker Carlson reflected Monday on House Democrats' impeachment push, declaring that Democrats have "lost" public support on the issue and the media is to blame. "Democrats have been talking about impeachment since the very day that Trump was inaugurated, but until recently, no one here in Washington took that idea very seriously," Carlson said on " Tucker Carlson Tonight.
All Dancing Champion
Dancing with the Stars has crowned its season 28 champion! On Monday night's glittery finale of the ABC reality dancing competition series, The Bachelorette's Hannah Brown and her pro dancer partner Alan Bersten were named the winners and took home the Mirrorball Trophy.
Hottie Fashion Forward
Lindsey Pelas shared a new lingerie pic a couple of days ago with her Instagram fans, and it was all about her lace bodysuit. The ensemble was see-through, which meant that she left little to the imagination in the shot. It hugged all of her curves and featured a low neckline with scalloped edges on top.
Po-Po House Check
PRAIRIE VILLAGE, Kan. - Prairie Village police are offering to keep an eye on homes while residents are gone for the holidays. As more people prepare to go on vacation, the police department is reminding homeowners about its house watch program.
Lady Life In Pix
Kim Horgan is known as Kansas City's biking Instagrammer. The freelance photographer had already done a lot of adventuring - and Instagram-posting - but after winning Amtrak's "Take Me There" contest in April, she had a chance to take travel to a new level and discover some unexpected similarities between biking and train travel.
Growing East Side Biz
One man's mission to provide quality food is expanding. In East Kansas City, convenience stores like the "One Stop" on Truman Road between Cypress and Elmwood avenues are quite common. But among the chips, sweets and fountain drinks, some of those stores now offer fresh produce.
Tuesday Turkey Chill
The storms, if they happen, will be very small, but there is a chance the storms could be severe.
Camila Cabello - Living Proof is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .