AND WE'RE BACK!!!
Not really. Inspired by hottie Sommer, we're just kind of just reaching around and sharing some of our favorite stories from this news cycle in order to play catch-up with pop culture, community news and info from across the nation and around the world . . .
Cowtown Booze Bad News
Americans are still drinking lots of beer, but small breweries are facing a crisis as more people drinking at home rather than where the beer is made. Craft beer makers come in lots of sizes, and Boulevard Brewing Company is one of the larger ones.
Big Golden Ghetto Vote
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. - Local governing bodies on the city and county levels have had to make some big decisions in the last two months. In Overland Park, the city council has also been forced to fill a vacancy by selecting a new member.
Ford Tough Comeback
Employees at the Ford plant in Kansas City are returning to work Monday along with others in the region as the state of Kansas and Missouri begin to reopen. On Saturday, Ford announced it had signed contracts with health systems in Kansas City and three other metro areas with major company facilities to quickly test hourly and salaried employees with suspected symptoms of COVID-19, according to a media release.
Kansas City Smackdown Highlighted By New York Times
Prosecutors said the officers slammed Breona Hill to the sidewalk and kneed her in the face, torso and ribs in an episode that a passer-by captured on video. On May 24, 2019, as the officers were arresting Breona Hill, 30, they slammed her face against the concrete sidewalk and kneed her in the face, torso and ribs, the indictment said.
Sommer Ray clocked herself over half a million likes in just 60 minutes today, taking to Instagram to share a very revealing trip to the laundromat. The 23-year-old fitness model and social media sensation's whose Instagram following now sits at 24.9 million updated her account on Sunday - yes, she was doing laundry.
Dreaming Of Sommer
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Sunday that Democrats have 'no red lines' Referencing workplace liability in the new $3 trillion coronavirus relief package Latest relief bill passed the Democrat-controlled House late Friday Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, and other Republicans, have called the massive bill 'dead on arrival' - demanded
WHO Seyz Friends & Money Don’t Mix?!?!
GENEVA - China will provide $2 billion over two years to fight the coronavirus pandemic, President Xi Jinping said Monday, rallying around the World Health Organization and its efforts even as the Trump administration has slashed funding for the U.N. health agency.
Fake Fan Friction
One of South Korea's top football clubs apologised for causing "deep concern" Monday after being accused of using sex dolls to fill empty seats at a weekend game. FC Seoul insisted the mannequins -- used in the absence of fans, who are banned because of the coronavirus -- had "no
Buffett Served Reality Check
Who is the Greatest of All Time? Michael or LeBron? Willie or the Babe? Aretha or Ol' Blue Eyes? When it comes to investing, Warren Buffett, chairman of Berkshire Hathaway , is unquestionably the greatest who ever lived, posting an extraordinary record over more than five decades.
Reopen Chop Talk
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Brooke Smith owns Moonshot Hair Co. in Kansas City, Missouri. She closed her shop down in mid-March, and re-opened on May 15. She spoke to 41 Action News Anchor Taylor Hemness, while cutting his hair, about the challenges she's faced, helping people cut their hair over FaceTime and how long she thinks these new precautions in her shop are sustainable.
Dramatic Good Deeds
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - As Starlight Theatre gets ready to open its doors again later this summer, the popular outdoor theater remains silent. "We're going to have to come up with a plan, which we're developing now," Starlight President Richard Baker said.
Weather For Now
We'll see a few rays Monday afternoon, but not many.
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