Forever Angel hottie Erin inspires this Sunday glmipse at pop culture, community news and info from across the nation and around the world . . .
Kansas City Water Promo Deluge Amid Rising Prices
Press release from Kansas City Water: May 8, 2020 (Kansas City, MO) - KC Water commends the hardworking men and women who ensure tap water is "There When You Need It" during Drinking Water Week, May 3-9 this year.
Kansas City Weekend Help Across The Bridge
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A church in the Northland is hoping to bring some light into this dark time for families. Northland Cathedral is distributing non-perishable food items for people that need it. Starting at 9 a.m., families in the area can drive up and volunteers will put the food in their car.
Cowtown Sound Debuts
A Kansas City business is working to unite people during this pandemic, teaming up with a local band and radio station to use music to promote positivity. Music is therapeutic, and right now many people could use some peace.
As L Brands saw its high hopes of selling off its struggling Victoria's Secret brand dashed away as Sycamore Partners backed out of a deal to purchase a 55% stake in the company, it is now tasked with finding a way to make the retailer profitable again.
GOP Betrayal Coming Soon
Appearing in an Instagram live chat with soccer star Megan Rapinoe on April 30, presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden made a spontaneous, vague statement about how he's been "speaking to a lot of Republicans," including "former colleagues, who are calling and saying Joe, if you win, we're gonna help."
Prez Trump Turnabout
"American Comeback," the Trump campaign titled a new ad out this week. "THIS NOVEMBER," the ad proclaimed, making clear the comeback he is referring to is not just the country's struggle with the coronavirus pandemic but the restoration of his own political fortune, "THE GREATEST COMEBACK STORY IS WRITTEN."
Rising Mercenary Culture
When he was planning his invasion of Venezuela, Jordan Goudreau compared his mercenary forces to those of Alexander the Great in his most decisive battle against the Persian kingdom. Like the ancient warrior, Goudreau, a 43-year-old decorated former Special Forces soldier, planned to strike "deep into the heart of the enemy," capture Venezuelan strongman Nicolas Maduro and collect a multimillion dollar bounty.
Boris Reveals COVID Plan
An alert system to rank the threat level of coronavirus in England is set to be launched by Prime Minister Boris Johnson in his lockdown speech later. The system, which will use a scale of one to five, is to be a part of the PM's televised address at 19:00 BST.
Mexico Confronts Pandemic
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Coronavirus patients were being turned away from hospitals in the Mexican capital on Saturday, as both public and private medical facilities quickly fill up and the number of new infections continues to rise.
Urban Help Tribute
A Saturday morning public pantry extended a helping hand while honoring the spirit of a recent COVID-19 victim. One of Jackson County's largest hotspots for coronavirus cases played host to a special food pantry that keeps the memory of a beloved mother alive.
Helping Hand After Overland Park Tragedy
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. - It's a major donation that meant so much to Corinne Mosher, the widow of fallen Overland Park Police Officer Mike Mosher. Sew KC donated 1,000 thin blue line masks packed together in two boxes. They dropped the boxes off at the Overland Park Police Department headquarters on Saturday, where they met up with Corinne.
Katie Predicts Spring Chill
The forecast for Mother's Day calls for plenty of sun, but it will be gusty and cooler.The high will be 58 degrees. Frost is possible Monday morning before it turns into a partly cloudy day with a high of 55 degrees. Showers are possible Monday afternoon.Tuesday's high will be 57 with showers.
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