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
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
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
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.
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
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
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.
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