Saturday, February 22, 2020

Kansas City Saturday Night News Lineup

Right now we mix in a local links with issues confronting Kansas City on the national front for this quick lineup of pop culture, community news and info from across the nation and around the world.

And Now A Word From Local Weekend Road Warriors

Interstate 70 construction frustrates some drivers

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A stretch of Interstate 70 is closed as Missouri Department of Transportation crews fix bridges as part of a new I-70, 435 interchange near Kauffman Stadium. The detours will only last during the weekend but have many drivers, like Jacob Finan, frustrated. "It's really crowded," Finan said.

Kansas City Sinking Feeling

Sinkhole causes Save-A-Lot at 85th, Holmes to shut down

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- For almost a year, people who live near 85th and Holmes have wondered, "When's the Save-A-Lot grocery store coming back?" They asked KCTV5's Betsy Webster just that when she approached them at a neighboring beauty shop and apartment complex.

Kansas City Union Fight

'It's not common.' Judge orders new election for thousands of KC labor union members

A Kansas City labor union must hold a new election after a federal judge tossed the results of a 2017 vote to elect local leadership. U.S. District Court Judge Howard Sachs this month ordered Teamsters Local 41 to redo the election after the union was sued by U.S. Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta.

Hotness Reconsidered

Struggling Victoria's Secret sold as women demand comfort

NEW YORK (AP) - Victoria's Secret, which once defined sexy with its leggy supermodels in their lacy bras and oversized angel wings, has a new owner. Now, the big question is whether the once sought after but now struggling brand can be reinvented for a new generation of women demanding more comfortable styles.

Prez Trump Sends Sends Bernie Sanders Real Life Shoutout After Nevada Victory

Trump congratulates Sanders on Nevada caucuses: 'Don't let them take it away from you'

Following Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders' projected win in the Nevada caucuses on Saturday, President Trump tweeted his congratulations and advised the progressive lawmaker to guard his victory closely. "Looks like Crazy Bernie is doing well in the Great State of Nevada," Trump wrote.

Tom Brady Warned

Arrowheadlines: The presence of Patrick Mahomes should put Tom Brady off a move to the AFC West

Patrick Mahomes is why Tom Brady should avoid Chargers, Raiders | Fan Sided Even though being paid over $30 million annually by a quarterback-desperate team like the Los Angeles Chargers or the Las Vegas Raiders is great for the bank account, Brady would be a fool to enter a division already owned by Patrick Mahomes and his Kansas City Chiefs.

More Weather This Way

Warmer and windy today, the rain should hold off until Sunday evening

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And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .


Anonymous said...

sexy and Sanders?

Anonymous said...

^^^^ Nope, titties, tushies, Tweets and Trumpelstiltskin!

Anonymous said...

^^^^^^ Winner.

Anonymous said...

Too bad the building was over the top of a sewer. Bad decission. It is unfortunate that the business and building are a loss but the city has rules about building over pipes. If those are ignored, the consequences are high.

I. C. Einstein said...

RE: Teamsters Election case, I know Butch Gardner and I know Ralph Stubbs personally. I had to laugh when Butch made the comment about integrity in this article. Nuff said.