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Right now fitness hottie Tammy and her impressive body of work inspire us to take a peek at community news, pop culture and some of the more important headlines for today's news cycle . . . Checkit:
Community Collabo Debuts Amid Unprecedented Times
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - As the United States continues to confront racism, it's also grappling with another type of hate: anti-Semitism. In the Kansas City metro, it's of grave concern to Jewish leaders. "Locally I speak a lot with students, high school, and college.
Foodie Solidarity Starts Today
One simple way to support the Black community is to put your money where your mouth is. A lot of restaurants, especially Black-owned establishments, have struggled during the COVID-19 pandemic. Supporters of Midwest Black Restaurant Week, running July 24 through Aug. 2, are dedicated to promoting these restaurants and helping them recover.
Road To Recovery Update
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Kansas City, Missouri, police officer who was shot in the head earlier this month was discharged from the hospital on Thursday morning and will continue his treatment out of state. A spokesman for the police department said the officer, whose name has not been released at the request of his family, was released from Truman Medical Center around 11:30 a.m.
Listen To Weekend Twang
(CNN) -- Get ready because you have another drive-in concert to add to your calendars. Country superstar Blake Shelton announced on Wednesday that he has a drive-in concert debuting July 25 at over 300 locations across the country. You can purchase tickets to his performance at the B&B Twin Drive-In in Independence here.
Hottie Touts Hard Work
Tammy Hembrow is one of Australia's most followed personalities on Instagram. And on Friday, the 26-year-old fitness influencer did what she does best by flaunting her famous curves for her millions of fans. She posed in a pair of brown figure-hugging leggings that accentuated her derriere.
Talker Contradicts Veep
Big Apple radio host Charlamagne Tha God slammed Joe Biden for calling President Trump the country's first racist to be elected to the White House, according to a report. The presumptive Democratic nominee made the comment during a virtual town hall Wednesday in response to concerns voiced by a health care worker about the president referring to the coronavirus pandemic as the "China virus."
AOC Confronts Bully
WASHINGTON - Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., took to the House floor Thursday morning to deliver a candid rebuke of sexism in Congress and beyond in response to comments from Rep. Ted Yoho, R-Fla., who had reportedly called her a vulgar insult.
China Back & Forth
China has ordered the closure of the US consulate in the south-western city of Chengdu, the latest in a tit-for-tat escalation between the two countries. The move comes days after the US ordered China to close its consulate in Houston, a move that Beijing described as "political provocation".
Iran Air Drill
Several on board were injured after Iranian pilots executed a rapid descent. An American F-15 fighter jet came within 1,000 meters of an Iranian civilian airliner flying over southern Syria on Thursday, to carry out a visual identification of the aircraft, the U.S. military confirmed.
Commander-In-Chief Honors Native Kansas Hero
BUBBA MAKES THE LIST!!!
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump on Friday presented one of the nation's highest civilian honors to Jim Ryun, a former Republican congressman and the first U.S. high schooler to break the 4-minute barrier in running the mile. Ryun, a University of Kansas alumnus, was the 1968 Olympic silver medalist in the 1,500-meter run and is [...]
The Royals announced their 30-man Opening Day roster on Thursday for what will be a 60-game season starting Friday.
Kansas City Hot Spot Sizzles
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