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Kansas City Shows Gratitude For The Troops
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Veterans Community Project was founded by a group of combat veterans in Kansas City to fill the gaps of a broken system that left too many of their brothers and sisters behind. In the past two years, the group has built a village of 49 tiny homes to help homeless veterans.
Morning Olathe Rescue
OLATHE, Kan. -- Firefighters were called to a home near South Montclaire and West Sheridan about 3:40 Thursday morning. When crews arrived on the scene they discovered a home engulfed in flames. Fire crews battled the fire for nearly an hour before bringing it under control.
Volunteers Offer Thanksgiving For Local Less Fortunate
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - One group wants to make sure everyone gets a Thanksgiving meal this holiday. On Thursday, the Salvation Army of Kansas and Western Missouri will provide a free, hot meal to whoever needs it. The annual Thanksgiving tradition takes place from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
U.S. MUST Get Freaky
SHOCKING statistics reveal that not enough babies are being born to replace the US population - as birth rates plunge to a 30 year low. The report revealed that the fertility rate dropped to a "record low" last year and there were two per cent fewer births.
Thankful For Peace
North Korea fired an unidentified projectile Thursday afternoon Korean time, South Korea's Defense Ministry said.
Even Tucker Rips Prez Trump
'A Full Blown BS Artist': Tucker Carlson Says Media is Right About Trump Lying - But Defends Him Still
Tucker Carlson raked President Donald Trump over the coals Wednesday night - calling him a "salesman," "compulsive self-promoter," and "full-blown BS artist." All of this in a monologue defending the president. Roughly halfway through the Thanksgiving eve edition of Tucker Carlson Tonight, the Fox News host conceded that the president does, indeed, tell lies.
Sharing Kansas City Compost Alternative
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Thanksgiving is one of the biggest cooking days of the year, which can also mean a lot of food waste. The Natural Resources Defense Counsel, a nonprofit, that 200 million pounds of turkey is thrown out during the holiday.
Check Local Fridge Facts
Hide Transcript Show Transcript TALKED TO EXPERTS ABOUT HOW TO STORE THEM SAFELY. GOT YOU TICKET AND YOUR BIRD, SIR. 1ST, IF YOU'RE NOT USING A FRESH TURKEY LIKE THIS ONE, YOU OUGHT TO BE BE DEFROSTING THE FROZEN ONE NOW. ESPECIALLY IF IT'S BIG.
KC Hip-Hop Helping Hand
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Kansas City's most popular rapper has announced a benefit concert for 15 and the Mahomies Foundation. Tech N9ne and other artists from his label, Strange Music, will take the stage Saturday, Dec. 14 at Silverstein Eye Centers Arena.
Local Listening Session
LEE'S SUMMIT, MO (KCTV) -- When was the last time you talked with your parents before you met up with them for Thanksgiving? A survey by a company that writes family biographies says a quarter of Americans go more than a month without speaking with their folks, and now could be the best time to start gathering an oral history.
Raider Showdown Sneak Peek
2019 NFL Playoff Projections: Vikings steal NFC North from Packers, Cowboys outlast Eagles for NFC East | CBS Sports The Chiefs didn't even play in Week 12 and somehow, they still came out as one of the biggest winners of the week in the NFL.
Weather Caution Today
Minimal impacts expected on the roads.
Billy Gibbons from ZZ Top & Daryl Hall "I Thank You" is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .