Brit hottie Dua Lipa inspires this early morning look that not only include pop culture goodness but also somewhat nicer local and community news.
Kansas City Celebrates More Hipster Traditions
Saturday Night Live alumnus Jason Sudeikis and a lot of his famous friends are in town this weekend for Thundergong, an annual variety show that benefits a charity that serves amputees. The story of Thundergong and the Steps of Faith Foundation begins with a couple of teenagers in 1995.
Cowtown Shred Session Starts
At RecyleFEST, residents of Lee's Summit can bring up to four bags of documents to be shredded. The City of Lee's Summit is hosting a free RecycleFEST from 9 a.m. to noon Nov. 9. Residents of Lee's Summit are invited to bring materials to be recycled or refurbished to the event.
Po-Po Deal With Drama
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Since the start of 2019, the Kansas City, Kansas Police Department's has served roughly 1,200 victims of domestic violence. It's the first police-based victim services unit in the state of Kansas.
Pop Star Booty Competition
Dua Lipa and Bella Hadid have more than just the supermodel's brother Anwar in common. Lipa, 24, took the stage at the 2019 MTV EMAs in Seville, Spain, on Sunday night to perform the first single from her new album, "Don't Start Now."
Tech Double Duty Engaged
OLATHE, Kans. - New technology from Garmin has the ability to safely land a plane if the pilot is incapacitated. The announcement of the new system, called Autoland, came days after the 20th anniversary of the plane crash that killed professional golfer Payne Stewart.
Serving Local Good Deeds
BLUE SPRINGS, Mo. -- One Blue Springs restaurant owner routinely gives back to the community through her Blue Stripe Project. For the past three years, Sandy's Restaurant owner Erika Lucas has donated to law enforcement's Shop with a Cop. But this year, Lucas is doing something new: She's tackling lunch debt in the Blue Springs School District.
Buses Save The Planet???
WICHITA, Kansas - This city's buses all run on diesel. They navigate Wichita streets with the distinctive rumble of their time-tested engines, belching the distinctive smell of diesel and a concoction of carbon monoxide, particulate matter and nitrogen oxides. That exhaust clouds the air locally and adds to the greenhouse gases steadily transforming the climate globally.
Show-Me Gun Talk
A Missouri Senate committee heard several hours of testimony on Monday regarding gun violence throughout the state with possible solutions ranging from more money for gang intervention to better retention of police officers. Witnesses at the hearing were invited by one of the seven senators on the newly formed Interim Committee on Public Safety.
Pop Fashion Review
After an almost three-year hiatus since her self-titled debut album, Dua Lipa is back and hotter than ever performing at the MTV European Music Awards in Spain last night. The British pop star opened the show with her latest single 'Don't Start Now' and turned heads in a sexy black cut-out leotard that showed off her washboard abs.
Counting Double Good Days
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Share in our weather experience on the weather blog. Click on the blog at the top of the page for more information. For a full list of weather alerts, Great fall weather for around two days The big change arrives around Wednesday evening There are no big storm systems showing up at this time KANSAS CITY'S MOST ACCURATE FORECAST: Tonight: Decreasing clouds and cold.
Dua Lipa - Don't Start Now is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .