Another peek at community news, pop culture and a few more items worth a glimpse . . .
Kansas City Second Guess
No NFL team has had more playoff heartbreak at home than the Kansas City Chiefs. While there are several reasons why it's been 50 years since the Chiefs' last Super Bowl win, their inability to win more playoff games at home is among the main reasons why Super Bowl IV remains the Chiefs' lone championship during the Super Bowl era.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - One man is fighting for his life after being shot Tuesday night in Grandview. Police said the gunfire happened at 6:35 p.m. in the 6500 block of East 128th Street. The victim is in his late teens or early 20s.
Golden Ghetto Mom Demands Police Accountability
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Nearly two years since her son's death, the mom of a teenager killed by Overland Park police is pushing for change through new policy. Transparency, fairness and justice. They're all key values Sheila Albers said are in the bill she's supporting in the Kansas Legislature.
Beware Fanboy Scammers
PRAIRIE VILLAGE, Kan. -- It might be the Kansas City metro's hottest ticket since the Royals won the World Series. Tickets are in steep demand for Sunday's Kansas City Chiefs playoffs game against the Houston Texans. But at least one metro police department reported fans are falling for an online ticket scam, one that involves fake digital ticket transfers.
Study was conducted by researchers from Boston University School of Medicine Researchers took body measurements of models from 1995 until 2018 Study found Victoria's Secret models have gotten thinner the past two decades Victoria's Secret canceled its annual fashion show last year due to lagging sales Over the past two decades, Victoria's Secret models have been getting thinner while the average waistline of American women has been expanding, according to a new study.
EPIC Big Game Pitch
President Trump Donald John Trump Trump offers Australian PM assistance in fighting widespread fires Trump administration officials begin drafting potential Iraq sanctions after Trump threat: report Pence to focus on US Iran policy in speech MORE 's reelection campaign will spend $10 million on a television ad during the Super Bowl next month as the president ramps up his push for a second term.
Federal prosecutors recommended that Michael Flynn, the former national security adviser to President Donald Trump, be sentenced to up to six months in prison after he failed to comply with the terms of his cooperation deal. Prosecutors previously said Flynn should receive as little as no jail time, but they reversed their position after Flynn refused to accept responsibility for lying to the FBI.
City Market in Kansas City, Missouri, is in the middle of a small facelift.Crews are working to reopen Walnut Street, which runs between the Steamboat Arabia Museum and the Farmer's Market area, as a two-way street running between 3rd Street and 5th Street.
Your Frail Liver Wants You To Rethink This Bad Advice
The holidays are over and for many of us this means putting away holiday decorations, bidding farewell to family and friends and returning to a regular work schedule. Here at Flatland, we have the perfect cure for your post-holiday blues. What could it be, you ask? Well, here's a hint.
What The Deuce?!?!
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