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Tribute After Tribulation
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Kansas City Barbeque Society has named it's 2019 winning pitmasters. Over 2,600 pitmasters from across the United States and in 42 countries competed in the KCBS 2019 Team of the Year chase, and the opportunity to be recognized as some of the top barbeque pitmasters in the world.
KC Still Has Baseball Team
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Kansas City Royals have announced the 2020 season's promotions and special events, which include "Grateful Dead Night" and the return of the Hawaiian shirt giveaway. The Big Slick celebrity softball game is slated for June 5, while other special events range from Salute to the Negro Leagues on May 17 to Girls Night Out on Aug.
Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant is among five people killed in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, California, a source confirmed to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. The crash comes one day after Bryant was passed by Lakers forward LeBron James for third place on the NBA's all-time scoring list.
As President Trump's impeachment trial moves into the defense phases, Alan Dershowitz on Sunday said that he has changed his mind on whether a crime is needed to remove a president from office in a reversal of his stance during the impeachment of President Bill Clinton in 1999.
Mean Tweet Defense
Sen. (R-Okla.) said on Sunday that a tweet from saying Rep. (D-Calif.) has "not paid the price" for "what he has done" to the U.S. was not a "death threat."
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Seven Swans Crêperie Popular food truck Seven Swans Crêperie has found a permanent home in the former Sylvia's Deli space in the Westside neighborhood. After two years operating in a kitchen with wheels, chef-owner Kate Bryan is taking the opportunity to spread her wings.
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