Hottie 23-year-old Alexis Ren isn't exactly "old school" but she's a longtime social media influencer and her recent bikini-clad fascination with the sea follows an ancient #TBT tradition and inspires our deep dive for pop culture, community news and captivating headlines this morning . . . Checkit:
Kansas City Blaze Overnight
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Kansas City Firefighters quickly put out a fire near East 68th Street and Cleveland Avenue overnight. KCFD was called to the home around 1:15 a.m. No injuries have been reported. The cause of the fire remains under investigation.
Local Fight For Funding
National Benefits Center holds off on KC-area layoffs for another month - Kansas City Business Journal
The Lee's Summit-based National Benefits Center will hold off on laying off 1,000 employees, which was set to happen Friday. Congress is trying to find funding for the federal agency, which operates under the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service, The Kansas City Star reports. The USCIS is set to run out of money this summer.
Hero With Car Saves Lives
Leavenworth, KS - An active-duty soldier stationed at Fort Leavenworth stopped a gunman Wednesday morning on Centennial Bridge in Leavenworth by running over him with a car. Leavenworth police chief Patrick Kitchens says a man was randomly firing at passing vehicles with a handgun and a semi-automatic rifle.
Hottie Love Life Caution
Proceed with caution. Alexis Ren plans to tread carefully in her next relationship following her split from Noah Centineo. Celebrity Splits of 2020 The model, 23, explained in an interview with published on Thursday, May 14, that she found it difficult for her love life to be in the public eye.
Celebrate Cookie Time With Old Friends
Lisa Kudrow Revealed The Gift Matthew Perry Stole From The "Friends" Set For Her And Told The Story Behind It
"We get done shooting, and Matthew said, 'Did you point to the cookie jar and say look at the time?'" So, as someone who was born in the same year as Friends began, and therefore spent a lot of my childhood watching it, when Lisa appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live on Tuesday from her home office, there was one thing I noticed immediately in the background.
Target Never Hurt Anybody
Chaotic videos show people looting a Minneapolis Target store amid a protest against the death of George Floyd
Videos shared on social media show people looting a Target store in Minneapolis amid protests against the death of George Floyd, who died after a police officer knelt on his neck. The videos show overturned shopping carts, empty shelves, and people hauling away televisions and other expensive goods.
Zuck Stands For Free Speech
Zuckerberg knocks Twitter for fact-checking Trump, says private companies shouldn't be 'the arbiter of truth'
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has called out Twitter for attaching a fact check to a tweet from President Trump, telling Fox News' Dana Perino that privately-owned digital platforms should not act as the "arbiter of truth." "We have a different policy than, I think, Twitter on this," Zuckerberg told "The Daily Briefing" in an interview scheduled to air in full on Thursday.
Corona Job Crisis Cont’d
More than 40 million Americans have filed for first-time unemployment benefits since the coronavirus pandemic forced the US economy to shut down in March. One in four American workers has filed for unemployment insurance.
Looking For Global Deal
New Delhi - President Donald Trump has offered to mediate as China and India move of troops to their shared Himalayan border, raising military tension between the two Asian giants in a long-time territorial dispute.
EPIC Rescue In The Dotte
KANSAS CITY, Kan. - A nine-year-old boy was trapped under a Jeep in his own bedroom after who police say was a drunk driver plowed into his home. It happened at 2 a.m. Tuesday at South 52nd and Hagemann streets. It took the KCK Fire Rescue Squad over an hour to free the child.
Fanboys Dream Of Perfection
It's no secret that the Kansas City Chiefs are an offensive team. Head coach Andy Reid and general manager Brett Veach have assembled an all-star lineup featuring arguably the league's top quarterback, wide receiver and tight end - along with the league's top right tackle - that has been terrorizing opposing defenses.
Soggy Coronavirus Thursday
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