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Kansas City Head Check Calls Ramp Up Amid Coronavirus
Terry Trafton of CommCARE, a not-for-profit behavioral health agency in Kansas City, Missouri, says their call center has seen a dramatic uptick in calls, particularly in April as the COVID-19 restrictions began to feel relentless for many. "It's sporadic and it goes in waves, but we've seen an increase as high as 50% in our calls over April," Trafton says.
Cowtown Reopen Cont’d
WE WILL LOOK AT THAT, COMING UP, AND JUST A LITTLE BIT. KELLY: ALL RIGHT, KATIE, THANK YOU. WELL, YOUTH SPORTS IN KANSAS OFFICIALLY BEGIN THIS MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND. FRIDAY THE STATE ENTERED PHASE TWO OF ITS REOPEN PLAN. KMBC 9'S BRIAN JOHNSON REPORTS ON THE ADDED PRECAUTIONS AS PLAYERS TAKE THE FIELD.
Rock Chalk Social Distancing Investigation Quantifies
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Researchers from the University of Kansas are developing a series of mathematical models to evaluate disease-control measures aimed at stopping the spread of COVID-19. The models will take into account human behavior, including public fear, perception of risk and adherence to or defiance of travel bans and quarantine orders.
Lindsey Sells It
Lindsey Pelas showcased her curves in a stylish bikini for her most recent Instagram update on Sunday. The model flaunted her bombshell figure as she walked through a kitchen in a video that received rave reviews from her 9 million appreciative followers. Lindsey's video was a promotion for Stoked, which is Bang Energy's line of CBD-infused beverages.
Prez Trump Shares Pandemic History Lesson Amid Campaign
President Trump on Tuesday ripped the Obama White House response to the swine flu epidemic a decade ago when Joe Biden was vice president, as Biden's campaign likewise hammered the president over his handling of the coronavirus pandemic. Trump accused Biden of being ineffective during the H1N1 outbreak, which infected more than 60 million people in the U.S.
Central Park Karen Confronts Universal Rebuke
The woman shown in a now-viral video calling the cops on a black man in Central Park after he asked her to keep her dog on a leash should be permanently banned from the green space, a neighborhood activist said Tuesday.
Today’s Blame Game
In his inaugural address Jan. 20, 2017, President Donald Trump painted an unrecognizably dark picture of our country culminating with the bizarre declaration, "This American carnage stops right here and stops right now." Just over three years later, almost 100,000 people in the United States have died from the coronavirus outbreak and almost 39 million have had to file for unemployment, all on Trump's watch.
Survey American Coronavirus Comeback Threatens Democratic Election Hopes
As President Trump and the rest of the country grapple with an economic downturn and sky-high unemployment rates amid the coronavirus crisis, some Democrats reportedly worry that an explosive economic recovery in the fall could revive Trump's lagging political fortunes -- and seal his re-election.
Kansas City Hipsters Reveal Doggie Style Survival Plan
Bar K, which has plans to open a pair of new locations later this year, has unveiled new renderings for one of its future homes. The St. Louis version of the dog- and people-friendly restaurant and entertainment concept will feature a dog park and a 10,000-square-foot indoor off-leash space, as well as a bar, restaurant, entertainment venue and event space.
Midday Artsy Tech Interlude
A friend of the site recently sent us a link to a company that we've become obsessed with. We thought you might enjoy knowing about it too. They're an art company. Here's the rub: all of their art is designed by artificial intelligence.
Kansas City Super Bowl Dynasty Hype Persists
Ranking NFL 2020 'Triplets,' Part II: Here's a look at the top tiers, from 1-18 | CBS Sports Mahomes is the best quarterback and player in the league. It's that simple. He can make every throw that exists, and some that don't until he conceptualizes and then executes them.
Erin Talks Weather
Today is a Storm Track 5 Weather Alert Day. We are tracking a 60% chance for scattered showers and storms with the risk for flash flooding and highs near 73.
Lady Gaga, Ariana Grande - Rain On Me is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .