Classic Candice and her body of work inspires this collection of community news, pop culture goodness and a glimpse at interesting items from across the metro and around the world.
Kansas City Loves Promises
"KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Following Missouri Governor Mike Parson's announcement on Wednesday t h at a new Buck O'Neil Bridge will be built in the years ahead, city planners and people who use the current bridge every day applauded the decision." https://www.kshb.com/news/local-news/city-planners-residents-support-announcement-of-new-buck-oneil-bridge
Granny Guv Wins Homefront
Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly said her budget for the coming year will include tax relief for groceries and property taxes.
Show-Me Cash Crop Warning
INDEPENDENCE, Mo. -- Expectations are soaring, in some circles, for Missouri's first legal industrial hemp harvest in 70 years. "Well I'd say, 'Slow down and take it easy,'" said Bill Cook with the Missouri Hemp Association.
Rock Chalk Snip Research
KANSAS CITY, KS (KCTV) -- Researchers at the University of Kansas are conducting a clinical trial for a form of male birth control. Right now, the researchers and doctors are looking for couples to test it out. Since 1960, the pressure of not getting pregnant has fallen on the shoulders of women.
Victoria's Secret Angel Candice Swanepoel recently took to her Instagram page and wowed her fans with a set of throwback bikini photographs. In the snaps, the model could be seen rocking a barely-there bikini that allowed her to leave little to the imagination of the viewers.
Switzerland remains the best country in the world, though Canada has moved up to the second spot in the U.S. News 2020 Best Countries rankings. For Switzerland, it's the the fourth consecutive year the island of neutrality in Central Europe has been judged No. 1 by residents of 36 countries.
Ukraine Connection Speaks
An aide to Rudy Giuliani claims President Trump "knew exactly what was going on" regarding efforts to pressure Ukraine into investigating former Vice-President Joe Biden and his son. Lev Parnas, a close associate of Mr Trump's lawyer, made the comments in an interview with MSNBC.
Impeachment Souvenirs Offered
Pelosi hands out souvenir pens, Dems slammed for gloating as House delivers Trump impeachment articles
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi drew criticism Wednesday for handing out commemorative pens -- with her name on them -- after signing a resolution to transmit two articles of impeachment against President Trump to the Senate for trial.
Fanboy Fare For Sale
Local businesses are benefiting from the Chiefs playoff success. KMBC 9 found out how Kansas City ad agencies and their clients are cashing in.Chiefs fever is running high. "Obviously it's big for Kansas City as a whole, because it puts us on a national spotlight," said Jason Parks, Chief Growth Officer at Barkley, a KC-based advertising agency.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- In Kansas City, people are clearly passionate about Chiefs football, but one Kansas City man has taken his love of Big Red to the next level. "To me, he's the greatest coach, so I had to have him," Robert Gaskins explained while getting a tattoo of Andy Reid's face on his leg at Limitless Tattoo in Midtown.
High-Class Footballer Offerings
The average length of a NFL game? A little over three hours. The AFC Championship game on Sunday would lock in a Superbowl spot for either the Kansas City Chiefs or the Tennessee Titans. Kickoff is scheduled for 2:05 p.m. at Arrowhead Stadium.
Winter On The Way
EVENING FORECAST, WE WILL SEE A GRADUAL DECLINE TO 23 BY 10:00 P.M. 20 DEGREES BY MIDNIGHT. MORE CLEARING LATE THIS EVENING INTO TONIGHT. WIND WILL CONTINUE OUT OF THE NORTH AND NORTHWEST. BY TOMORROW MORNING, CHECK OUT THESE NUMBERS. MIDDLE TEENS FOR MOST AREAS. 15 FOR OUR LOW IN KANSAS CITY.
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