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Right now angel Candice and her Summer fashion winning inspires this quick collection of local news links along with a glance at pop culture, community news and info from across the nation and around the world . . .
Please Don’t Bring Corona To Kansas City Swim Time
The Gorman Pool at 1101 NE 47th St. and the Grove Pool at Truman Road and Benton Boulevard are set to open Monday, July 13, at noon. The Kansas City Parks and Recreation Department announced the pools would be open for recreational swimming on Monday morning.
Life Lessons Start
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- Monday is the first day back for some students as they return to in-person learning at two North Kansas City schools. Crestview and Winnwood elementary offer year-round schooling in the district. Before heading into the classroom, everyone will have their temperature checked and mask on.
No Fair In Kansas
HUTCHINSON, Kan. (KSNW) - The Kansas State Fair Board voted on Monday to cancel the 2020 Kansas State Fair due to the coronavirus pandemic. The motion was supported 13-0 to cancel the fair and go with staff recommendations on how to handle 4-H and FFA events.
Show-Me 2020 Voting
Missouri Secretary of State explains voting options, requirements ahead of primary election - Missourinet
Missouri Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft is traveling the state to get the message out about the different ways to vote this year and the requirements that come with them. Missouri voters can cast a ballot in person, by absentee, and the new mail-in voting option.
Candice Shares New Looks
She rose to fame as a Victoria's Secret Angel. And Candice Swanepoel showed off her supermodel credentials as she posed up a storm in a meadow for Instagram. In a sizzling new album she posted this Tuesday the 31-year-old could be seen sunning herself in a green gingham bikini from her own line Tropic Of C.
Prez Trump Vs. Top Doc
US infectious disease chief Dr Anthony Fauci is being targeted by the Trump administration as tensions rise between the health expert and the president. The White House has been increasingly critical of Dr Fauci, and on Sunday, an official shared a list detailing past apparent erroneous comments.
Game Show Host Solidarity
Talk and game show host Chuck Woolery has sparked anger over a tweet in which he claims Democrats, doctors, and others are lying about COVID-19-but President Donald Trump agrees with him. The television personality of Wheel of Fortune fame has caused ire on social media for his views on the pandemic, which contradict those of the CDC.
Red Scare Tactics Target Republican Senators
The Chinese government has announced sanctions against US officials, including the Republican senators Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz, in response to US sanctions over Beijing's treatment of ethnic and religious minorities in Xinjiang province. China's ministry of foreign affairs spokeswoman, Hua Chunying, said the retaliatory sanctions would be in place from Monday, but gave no details on what they would entail.
Time Running Out For Hot App
Trump advisor Navarro accuses TikTok's American CEO of being a 'puppet' for working at the Chinese app
White House trade advisor Peter Navarro dubbed TikTok's new CEO Kevin Mayer, an "American puppet" for working at the Chinese-owned social media app, in an interview with Fox Business on Sunday. Navarro also used the interview to double down on accusations that Chinese apps are gathering data on Americans and handing that over to Beijing.
Deadly French Fight Against Masks Shocks The World
The wife of a French bus driver who was beaten to death after he asked four passengers to wear face masks aboard his vehicle called Saturday for "exemplary punishment" for his killers. The assault on Philippe Monguillot has scandalized France. President Emmanuel Macron on Saturday dispatched the interior minister to meet the driver's widow after his death was announced Friday.
Westport Hipsters Quickly Adapt To Pandemic
During the COVID-19 pandemic, several businesses have closed for good as restrictions and consumer habits have changed, affecting their bottom line. But one company bucking that trend will open in Westport, bringing an assortment of foods and concepts inside a historic building.
Scorching KC Week Ahead
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