IG hottie Sommer Ray has more social media followers than everyone in the Greater Kansas City area put together and right now she inspires this peek at pop culture, community news and info from across the nation and around the world . . .
Kansas City List Of Wrongs
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- At last check, Kansas City's 311 Center received 323 complaints of possible violations of the stay at home order that requires Kansas Citians to stay home except for essential activities. So, on Thursday, KCTV5's Emily Rittman to take a closer look at what is concerning the people of KC.
KCMO Trash Talk
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Come rain, shine or pandemic, sanitation workers are on the job six days a week. "When everyone is saying you need to stay home, we're going out," Kansas City, Missouri, Solid Waste Manager Michael Shaw said. The amount of trash they're picking up has been growing with more people staying at home.
Local Faith In Crisis
Kansas City, MO - One set of essential workers in hospitals aren't there to provide medical care. Hospital chaplains are typically part of the daily life inside hospitals. Now that family visitations have been limited, chaplains can be the only person, beyond medical staff, that interact with patients.
Hottie Stays Winning Stay At Home Fitness Fans
Sommer had taken to her caption to mention the "side planks & twists" being performed, also inviting her followers to sign up to her fitness program. Sommer's fans are basically already signed up to her in general - "You are goals!" one user wrote.
LONG WAIT FOR COVID-19 STIMULUS CHECK!!!
WASHINGTON - The federal government expects to begin making payments to millions of Americans under the new stimulus law in mid-April, but some people without direct deposit information may not get checks until mid-August or later, according to a memo obtained Thursday by The Associated Press.
U.S. Out Of Work
US employers shed 701,000 jobs in March, unemployment jumped to 4.4%, as coronavirus ravages economy
Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox. Sign up here . The U.S. economy lost 701,000 jobs in March, snapping a decade-long record of employment growth, as strict measures to contain the coronavirus pandemic shuttered businesses and forced Americans to stay at home.
Beltway Blame Game Cont'd
Thursday morning, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer urged President Trump to use the Defense Production Act to compel private-sector production of medical supplies, such as ventilators. In response, Trump blamed Schumer, a US senator, for failing to prepare the state of New York for the coronavirus outbreak.
White House Pushes Back Against Speaker Pelosi
Trump warns against 'partisan investigations' after Pelosi establishes select committee on virus response
on Thursday railed against "partisan investigations" and "witch hunts" amid the coronavirus pandemic after Speaker (D-Calif.) established a special House committee to examine the federal response to the pandemic. "I want to remind everyone here in our nation's capital, especially in Congress, that this is not the time for politics," Trump said, reading from prepared remarks.
Undergound Coach Prep
2:39 PM ET Adam TeicherESPN Staff Writer Close Covered Chiefs for 20 seasons for Kansas City Star Joined ESPN in 2013 KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The coach of the defending Super Bowl champions is readying for the draft, preparing for an offseason practice that may never happen and otherwise doing what he would always do this time of year.
Digital First Friday FAIL Awaits
Art galleries are considered "non-essential" during metro-Kansas City's stay at home order, so April's First Fridays in the Crossroads Arts District is canceled. With their doors closed to the public, gallery owners and directors are looking for new ways to highlight their artists and to interact with art lovers.
Kansas City Footballer Redux
News that Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Sammy Watkins would return to the club on a new, more affordable deal broke overnight on Twitter, meaning most received the news just as they were waking up. That apparently included quarterback Patrick Mahomes.
Kansas City Coronavirus Colder Weekend Awaits
Hide Transcript Show Transcript 10:00 THIS MORNING ON THE KMBC FACEBOOK PAGE. TEMPERATURES HAVE DROPPED. THIS IS MARCHING SOUTH. EVERYONE WILL BE COLD TODAY. THERE ARE NO EXCEPTIONS. KANSAS CITY ON THE FIRST ALERT DAY PLANNER, SHOWERS WILL PICK UP AROUND 9:00. WE COULD GET STEADIER RAIN AND DOWNPOURS THIS AFTERNOON INTO THIS EVENING.
K-391, Alan Walker & Ahrix - End of Time is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .