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Kansas City Lights Shine For Good Cause Overnight
The American Lung Association in Kansas & Greater Kansas City is turning Kansas City turquoise during the LUNG FORCE Turquoise Takeover (June 14-20) to raise awareness of lung cancer as well as other lung diseases, including COVID-19.
Sounding Off After Recent Kansas City Violence
One week after a shooting took a man's life and injured four others, businesses are coming together to boost the city's 18th & Vine District."Last Saturday's situation does not define what 18th & Vine is," said Joey Thomas, a barbershop owner.Thomas said people should feel safe visiting 18th & Vine."My heart goes out to what happened, but we got to continue.
Local Healthcare Fight Against COVID Cont'd
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- A nurse who answered the call to help patients fight COVID-19 on the frontline is now battling the virus herself. On Friday night, friends and medical community members held a prayer service for Ashley Arrowood. Starting at 8 p.m., her friends filled the courtyard near the Saint Luke's Mid America Heart Institute.
Prez Trump Reworks Calender
President Trump has announced that he is moving the date of his June 19th campaign rally in Tulsa, Okla., by one day "out of respect" for Juneteenth, the holiday commemorating the effective end of slavery. June 19, 1865 is the date that the Union Army informed people in Texas - more than two years after the Emancipation Proclamation - that enslaved people were now free.
Marketplace Of Ideas Abandons Tucker Amid Protest
"Bye-bye Tucker Carlson!" T-Mobile CEO Mike Sievert tweeted earlier this week in response to consumers who criticized the advertisers on Carlson's show.
Hong Kong Fights For Freedom
Thousands of Hongkongers have sung a popular protest anthem and chanted slogans across the city as they marked the first anniversary of major clashes between police and pro-democracy demonstrators. Riot police declared Friday's gatherings unlawful assemblies and a breach of anti-coronavirus bans on public meetings of large groups, sending snatch squads to make multiple arrests throughout the evening.
Bold Land Deal Confronts International Push Back
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is attempting to pass a historic annexation of areas in the West Bank. It would reverse more than 50 years of Israeli policy and potentially damage Israel's relations with European countries and the few Middle Eastern states it has relations with.
Instagram Hotness Mostly Smoke & Mirrors
Influencer culture as we know it is over. Kylie Jenner, the youngest and most popular member of Instagram's first family and the pioneer of the Instagram influencer business model, cannot keep up with it herself. This Insta-business model that Jenner perfected is based on two primary revenue streams: sponsored posts and branded products.
Remembering Kansas City Footballer All-Time Greats
Chiefs Franchise Five: Andy Reid and Patrick Mahomes still chasing spots on list of Kansas City legends | CBS Sports LB Derrick Thomas A six-time All-Pro, Thomas played his entire 11-year career with the Chiefs. Once he sacked the quarterback seven times in a game.
Sharing Hipster Chatter
Gail does bread. // Photo by Gail Folsom. Hello, hello, hello! We've got a new episode of the Streetwise podcast; the audio companion to The Pitch where I say words and occasionally those words are good and funny.
Collect KC History
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The National Bobblehead Museum and Hall of Fame unveiled the Negro Leagues Legends Centennial Baseball card set on Thursday. The museum made it in collaboration with the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum in Kansas City. The set includes Negro Leagues greats like Buck O'Neil, Satchel Paige and Jackie Robinson.
Saturday Feels Like Summer
Hide Transcript Show Transcript GENERALLY SPEAKING FOR MOST OF US, DRIVE. 86 BY 7:00 P.M. AND HERE COME THE 70'S FOR THE REST OF THE FORECAST PERIOD HERE. BY MIDNIGHT, I THINK WE WILL BE LOWER THAN THAT AND WILL CONTINUE TO DROP DOWN A LITTLE BIT BY TOMORROW MORNING, BUT NOT THAT HIGH.
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