We start the midweek with pop culture fashion hotness, community news and important items from across the nation and the world . . .
KCMO Violence Push Back
Crime watch group working with police to solve latest shooting in Kansas City Indian Mound Neighborhood
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Northeast neighbors are concerned about an increase in violent crime following an early morning homicide near Budd Park. The park is less than a block away from Denver and Smart Streets, where a man was shot and killed just after midnight the morning of Tuesday, Jan.
Tax Time Update
Elizabeth Orosco Northeast News Thursday, Jan. 23, City Councilmembers voted 10-2 to put a sales tax increase before Kansas City voters in April. If approved, it would double the current Fire Sales Tax from one-fourth percent to one-half percent, bringing in an additional $21 million per year.
City College Testimony
Personal items that belonged to people who were victims of sex trafficking are on display at University of Missouri-Kansas City . . . Each piece is part of The Apathy Effect exhibit, which aims to show people sex trafficking and exploitation in a real way. https://www.kshb.com/news/local-news/umkc-exhibit-shows-reality-of-human-trafficking
Local Good Life Soars
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Chiefs playing in the Super Bowl means more business and big bucks for local private jet companies. John Owen is the president and CEO of Airshare, a fractional ownership private jet company based out of Lenexa.
Fashion Hotness Peek
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Republicans Can't Defend Prez Trump From Testimony
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump's impeachment trial is shifting to questions from senators, a pivotal juncture as Republicans lack the votes to block witnesses and face a potential setback in their hope of ending the trial with a quick acquittal.
Just Flu Back From China
More than 200 Americans fleeing the deadly coronavirus outbreak in Wuhan were headed to California on Thursday after a stopover in Alaska as the death toll in China jumped to 132. The Alaska Health Department said screenings have been completed on the 201 passengers from Wuhan, the epicenter of the virus outbreak, who were aboard a flight that stopped at Ted Stevens International Airport in Anchorage to refuel.
Life After Prez Trump?!?
Democrats are bracing for the possibility that if President Donald Trump loses the 2020 election, he and his aides will bungle a smooth handover of power - and maybe even try to outright sabotage the transition.
Stay Well This Winter
When winter comes, you can expect two seasonal crazes: holiday madness and flu season. While both are contagious, only one actually poses a risk.We talked to Christopher Mason, a geneticist at Weill Cornell Medical College, and Joe Bresee, the chief of Epidemiology and Prevention at the Centers for Disease Control, who shared the following tips for staying healthy.
Kansas City Biz Reality Game Show Life Exposed
The TV show that helped make investing in wild and innovative startup ideas a household conversation is looking for new talent and opportunities in Kansas City. ABC's "Shark Tank" is planning an official casting call 10 a.m. to 5 pm. Friday, Feb. 21 at the OHUB.KC Ecosystem Lab in the historic 18th & Vine District.
Buy Local Hype
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Watch Wednesday Wet Spots
We have some light snow moving through the area this morning, leaving snow on the roadways. Please plan for extra travel time for your morning commute. The snow moves out mid morning at the latest and we'll be left with lower 30s this afternoon.
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