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KCI Earns EPIC Money
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Kansas City International Airport is in the middle of an unprecedented time in the history of air travel. "There's no way anyone could've anticipated what happened with the pandemic," said Joe McBride of the Kansas City Aviation Department. "The last thing was 9/11, and that was a huge impact to the airline industry.
Cash Giveaway For Tech Amid Local Coronavirus Impact
16 winners: Micro-grant competition debuts with $30K in prizes to entrepreneurs who 'need funds the most'
Not all early-stage entrepreneurs and small businesses qualify for federal disaster loans, prompting an even greater need for programs like the new Dare to Venture Micro-Grant Competition, according to the Urban Business Growth Initiative.
Cowtown COVID Drama
Starlight Theatre's CEO recovered from COVID-19 and found a way to help others battling the disease."I got a call from the Community Blood Center saying, 'Would you come and give plasma?'
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Prez Trump Blames Obama
President Trump on Monday escalated his feud with former President Obama, insisting during a news conference that his predecessor committed a "crime" but refusing to dive into details. When asked by a reporter in the Rose Garden what crime he is accusing Obama of committing, Trump responded: "Obamagate, it's been going on for a long time, it's been going on from before I got elected, and it's a disgrace that it happened.
White House Masked Up
WASHINGTON - The White House on Monday directed West Wing staffers to wear masks at all times after two officials tested positive for the coronavirus, The Post has learned. The memo, sent to staffers on Monday afternoon, tells them to wear face coverings inside the cramped offices at all times, except when they are seated at their desks, a White House official confirmed.
Digital Democracy Starts
Democrats are now acknowledging that the coronavirus may make it impossible to conduct the in-person convention in August that they'd envisioned, and they're taking steps to allow virtual or socially distanced elements.
Argument Against Vigilantes
Former Georgia county prosecutor and Fox Nation host Nancy Grace said that the legal defense apparently being claimed by two defendants in the deadly shooting of Ahmaud Arbery should never hold up in court. On Friday, Travis McMichael, 34, and father, Gregory McMichael, 64, appeared in court and were denied bail, after being charged with murder and aggravated assault charges.
MSM Push Prez Trump
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump stormed out of a coronavirus press conference at the White House on Monday after becoming angry with two reporters, one who asked a question about testing, and another who didn't get to ask a question at all.
Mahomes Stays Winning
4:55 PM ET David PurdumESPN Staff Writer Close Joined ESPN in 2014 Journalist covering gambling industry since 2008 Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes is the consensus favorite to win the NFL MVP Award, with Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson on his heels.
Royals Respond To Ongoing Stadium Lockdown
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) - Lining up at the gates of Kauffman Stadium may be a thing of the past for the 2020 MLB season. In the proposal headed to the players' union, fans allowed into ballparks was not included. For many, it's hard to imagine foregoing the familiar sights and sounds of a live baseball game in person.
Tuesday Spring Chill
Rain showers will move in later tonight. Temperatures will drop back into the low 40s. Tuesday looks mostly dry. It will be cloudy with a high near 54.
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