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Kansas City EPIC Highway Crash Starts News Cycle
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A jackknifed tractor trailer shut down northbound Interstate 35 headed out of downtown early Friday morning. The crash happened just before 4:30 a.m. before Front Street. The jackknifed trailer blocked all lanes of traffic, and vehicles were backed up for quite a ways.
More Meaty local Debate
TRIMBLE, MO (KCTV) -- The challenge of a compromised meat supply chain thanks to COVID-19 keeps getting more complicated. Just today, Missouri Senator Josh Hawley announced an antitrust investigation into the meatpacking industry. He said it's become too consolidated and farmers need help.
Southland COVID Testing Today
Councilwoman Ryana Parks-Shaw, 5th District and Councilwoman Andrea Bough, 6th District-at-Large have teamed up with Truman Medical Centers and the Hickman Mills School District to bring free testing the area.Both drive-up and walk-in testing will be available.
Celebs Tweet For Justice
Celebrities, including LeBron James and Kim Kardashian West, have demanded action be taken over the killing of Ahmaud Arbery. A graphic video, released earlier this week, showed Mr Arbery being shot and killed by a white man, Travis McMichael.
American Hate Crime Outcry Echos Across The World
The white ex-cop and his son who shot unarmed black jogger Ahmaud Arbery in February have been charged with his murder. Gregory McMichael, 64, and Travis McMichael, 34, were arrested on Thursday in Glynn County, Georgia.
MSM Rebukes White House COVID Strategy
Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump's trusted senior adviser and son-in-law, pronounced the federal coronavirus response a " great success" last week. Mission accomplished, he seemed to be saying. And there's a good reason for Trump and Kushner to see things that way.
Prez Trump Crew Vindicated
President Trump praised his former national security adviser Michael Flynn and tore into the administration of former President Barack Obama on Thursday after learning that the Justice Department had dropped its case against Flynn. "He was an innocent man," Trump said of Flynn during a meeting at the White House with Texas Gov.
Don’t Hold Your Breath Waiting For Coronavirus Recovery
J.P. Morgan Chief Investment Officer Bob Michele predicted it will take 10-12 years after the pandemic for U.S. employment to get back to its pre-coronavirus level, insisting it won't be as simple as turning the economy back on. "No, it's not that simple ...
Kansas City Royal Reading
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - When the Kansas City Royals learned that spring training was over and they were headed home, with questions swirling around if and when they might start the season, Mike Matheny sent them each a copy of a book called "Legacy."
COVID Sparks Urban Kindness
Wednesday, May 6, the Mattie Rhodes Center in Northeast Kansas City handed out 400 meals to the community thanks to Operation BBQ and the Kansas City Missouri Fire Department. Operation BBQ Relief, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit disaster relief organization, has served over 3.2 million meals in 26 states since its founding in 2011.
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Friday Rain Forecast
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