Sommer Ray is a 23-year-old American fitness model who has amassed over 17 million followers on Instagram. Tonight she inspires this peek at pop culture, community news and more . . .
Kansas City Awards More Cash To Crosstown Traffic
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Kansas City Area Transportation Authority approved one year of funding Wednesday to keep bus service within Independence active. Independence will receive $1.6 million for its IndeBus services as part of $10 million issued to KCATA under federal CARES Act funding intended to "supplement lost revenues from sales tax, passenger fares and local support during COVID-19," according to a news release.
Kansas City Big Gamble Awaits
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Ameristar Casino Hotel in Kansas City, Missouri, plans to reopen next week with limited capacity and additional safety measures in place. Boyd Gaming Corporation, the parent company of the hotel and casino, said Wednesday that gaming and "a limited number of amenities" will resume operations at 11 a.m.
Ford Tough Reassurance
After Ford shut down part of its Claycomo production line on Tuesday after a positive case of COVID-19, KMBC 9 News received multiple emails and social media messages from friends and family of plant workers asking about why it took only an hour to disinfect and clean part of the Ford Transit production line before employees resumed work.
KCK SHOOTING TONIGHT!!!
KANSAS CITY, KS (KCTV) - Police are investigating a shooting Wednesday evening. Police were called to the 4700 block of State Avenue just after 7 p.m. KCKPD are currently on the site of a reported shooting in the 4700 block of State Avenue. PIO on site.
Looking For Sommer Love
Sommer Ray graced her fans with yet another sultry photo shoot on her Instagram feed on Wednesday afternoon. The model shared a massive series of images in which she sported an all-white corset ensemble as she posed on a set of stairs. The look did nothing but favors for her stunning curves.
EPIC Pool Party Defense
Tucker rips media for scolding outdoor Americans: 'The fact that you disobeyed them drove them insane'
Tucker Carlson opened Tuesday's edition of " Tucker Carlson Tonight" by ripping the mainstream media for shaming Americans who spent part of their holiday weekend outside and not wearing masks. "Grilling a hamburger in the fresh air. Hitting the park. Walking the beach for a couple of hours. It's essential.
U.S. Count Keeps Climbing
The U.S. has surpassed the grim milestone of 100,000 deaths as a result of the coronavirus, according to data from Johns Hopkins University, significantly more than any other country in the world. More than 5.6 million people have contracted the coronavirus across the globe, with the U.S.
American Civic Unrest Erupts After Police Killing
About 24 hours after George Floyd's death, hundreds packed the streets of Minneapolis, many gathering at the intersection where Floyd was pinned to the ground by police officers shortly before he died.
Summer Fun Amid Pandemic
Stir-crazy yet? After nearly three months of social distancing, that's to be expected. And yet, things aren't exactly back to normal. Never fear, we're here to help with 16 great day trips from Kansas City. We picked spots that are safely spacious-think secluded hikes, prairie ghost town and massive earthen mounds-but which offer excitement, fresh air and much-needed changes of scenery.
Hipsters Celebrate Comeback
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - One of Kansas City's oldest and most historic parts of town is looking past the pandemic. From spring through fall, the West Bottoms is full of antique and vintage shoppers on the hunt, people combing through floors of unique furniture and wares.
Left Turn Redux Coming Soon
KANSAS CITY, KS (KCTV) - This is the second straight season Lakeside Speedway has had to delay the start of their season. They were delayed last year because of flooding and are now delayed because of the pandemic. They can't wait to have people in the stands but say fans can expect many restrictions.
KC Corona Clouds Forever
Hide Transcript Show Transcript RIGHT NOW. WE WILL GRADUALLY COOL OFF THIS EVENING. RAIN CHANCE 30%. MANY OF US WILL JUST HAVE CLOUDS. LET'S GO THROUGH THIS EVENING AND THURSDAY. THERE IS 9:00 P.M. SCATTERING. I DON'T EXPECT TO BE SEVERE. THURSDAY, MORE SCATTERED SHOWERS MOVING. WATCH AS WE GO FROM 7:00 TO LUNCHTIME.
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