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Teachable Moments From Shut Down Help Schools Reopen
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Mitch Cloud thinks he has the best job in the world. "This is like the best job ever! I love this job," he said. Cloud is a counselor at Fairview Elementary School in Olathe. He works with students in grades pre-k through fifth in individual, small group and classroom settings.
Lesson In Leaving
KANSAS CITY, Kan. - As Kansas City Kansas Public Schools teachers and administrators continue to develop a plan for the upcoming school year, they'll be doing so while looking for a new superintendent. Dr. Charles Foust is leaving the district for the same job in New Hanover County, North Carolina.
COVID Keeps KC Bushy
The Kansas City Parks and Recreation Department is feeling the impact of COVID-19. With parks being utilized at an unprecedented rate, crews are struggling to keep up with maintenance and trash. Several staff have been impacted directly by COVID-19, and some have had to self-quarantine for various reasons, according to the department.
Kansas City Watches Channel 9
At the close of the July ratings period, KMBC 9 News at 5:00 and 6:00 p.m. are Kansas City's two most watched local newscasts. KMBC 9 News at 6:00 finished the month #1 (M-F) in total viewers, with KMBC 9 News at 5:00 finishing second.
Today's Lesson In Español
Ibiza, España.- La modelo británica, Demi Rose, por medio de su cuenta de Instagram compartió un llamativo video en el cual se le pudo ver presumiendo de un colorido sobrero charro ante la cámara. En el clip se aprecia a la celebridad acompañada de sus amigas coreando una canción, mientras bailan frente al espejo, llamando la atención de usuarios.
Actually, Social Media Was Incredibly Slow To Boot Hater
The 70-year-old white supremacist had over 53,000 followers on Twitter as of Thursday.
Ayatollah About Double Standards Via Social Media
State Department envoy on Twitter's hypocrisy on Trump and Iran leader: It's 'clear' their actions are politically-motivated
It is "clear" that Twitter's hypocritical censorship of President Trump -- and not of Iranian Ayatollah Ali Khamenei -- is about the upcoming presidential election in November, State Department deputy envoy Ellie Cohanim stated Friday.
Split The Difference
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump praised Dr. Anthony Fauci and Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, after the two clashed at a congressional hearing Friday over preventing the spread of COVID-19. "Great job by Jim Jordan, and also some very good statements by Tony Fauci. Big progress being made!"
War Aound World Cont'd
KABUL/QUETTA, Pakistan - Cross-border artillery fire by Pakistan killed at least 15 civilians in Afghanistan on Thursday, Afghan officials said, prompting Kabul to put its ground and air forces on alert. The artillery fire came after clashes between Pakistani and Afghan security forces at the closed Chaman-Spin Boldak border crossing, where crowds on both sides were waiting to cross for the Muslim festival of Eid al-Adha.
Desperate Boozehounds Suffer Tragic Demise Amid Coronavirus Shortages
At least 10 people have died after drinking alcohol-based sanitiser after liquor shops were closed in a village in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. The village of Kurichedu has been placed in lockdown after a local surge in cases of coronavirus.
Kansas City Bartender Remembered
The Drunken Worm crew; C-Wash on the right. // Courtesy Krown Concepts. The 39th Street community is reeling today at the news that beloved local bartender and genuinely wonderful human being Christopher Washington, 32, has passed away. The Kansas City staple was well known for his delightful demeanor and his skills as one of the mad scientists behind The Drunken...
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