39-year-old hottie Alessandra Ambrosio continues her modeling journey after she achieved international acclaim for her work as a Victoria's Secret Angel. And so, her #TBT hotness inspires this collection of Kansas City community news, pop culture and info from across the nation . . .
Cowtown Corana Testing Cont'd
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) - A parking lot near the Super Flea off St. John Avenue and Beacon Avenue is set up for another day of testing on Thursday. It's one of the only locations in Kansas City, Missouri, this week that didn't meet capacity quickly.
Kansas City Biz Community Fight For Survival
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - For one Kansas City small business, surviving stay-at-home restrictions meant focusing entirely on a virtual approach. Home décor and furnishing business RE has been hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic. Owner Chrysalyn Huff said the pandemic caused an 85 percent drop in revenue and resulted in 17 employees being laid off.
Classic Left Turn Comeback
KANSAS CITY, Kan. - The dirt is expected to fly again as Lakeside Speedway prepares to open up for the 2020 season. Lakeside Speedway General Manager Pete Howey made the announcement Wednesday afternoon on Facebook, saying that they hope to move forward and be open for fans on May 29, 2020.
Angels Almost Vanish
L Brands will permanently close about 250 Victoria's Secret and 50 Bath & Body Works stores. Most had been closed due to the coronavirus pandemic.
America Out Of Work
First-time filings for unemployment insurance totaled 2.44 million last week as the tail effects of the coronavirus shutdown continued to impact the U.S. jobs market. Economists surveyed by Dow Jones had been looking for 2.4 million claims. The total, while still well above anything the nation had seen in pre-coronavirus America, represents the seventh straight week of a declining pace following the record peak of 6.9 million in late March.
Great American Mask Debate Confronts Prez Trump In Michigan
Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel (D) is imploring President Trump Donald John Trump Pro-Trump outside groups raise .8 million in April Biden wins Oregon primary Graham to release report on his probe into Russia investigation before election MORE to adhere to health guidelines and wear a facial covering when he visits a Ford ventilator assembly plant in her state later this week.
Democratic Party 2020 In-Fighting Starts
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez got into a heated virtual debate with her chief Democratic primary opponent Michelle Caruso-Cabrera this week - and the exchanges got very personal. Caruso-Cabrera accused AOC of staying in her "luxury" D.C. apartment complex with a "Whole Foods in the lobby" during the peak of the coronavirus pandemic that ravaged constituents in her Bronx-Queens district while Congress was out of session.
More American Gunfire Today
A shooter at Naval Air Station Corpus Christi in Texas has been "neutralized," the US Navy said in a statement Thursday morning.
Fishy Local Offer
Hoping to try your hand at fishing before spending money on a permit in Missouri? The Missouri Department of Conservation is inviting the public to "get hooked on fishing" through its Free Fishing Days June 6-7.
Newspaper Plays Event Planner
There are no Kansas City Royals games to go to, where a crack of the bat at Kauffman Stadium the weekend before Memorial Day might be the perfect start to the summer. There will be no annual Celebration at the Station, where the Kansas City Symphony entertains tens of thousands along with fireworks every year.
Another Couldy Corona Day
We are stuck with the clouds again today. Mostly cloudy skies with a 20% rain chance late this afternoon and highs near 73. We are tracking storms back into KC
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