We start the day with #TBT inspiration and newsworthy & educational respect to a "veteran" hottie model who looks better than most 20-somethings as we take a peek at pop culture, community news and info from across the nation and around the world . . .
Kansas City Gives Perks For Sharing Gift Of Life
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Even during the COVID-19 pandemic, there are certain universal truths that remain. One of those is the need for blood donations. "Cancer patients are still fighting cancer. Car accidents are still happening, and people need vital blood products to save their lives.
Golden Ghetto Teachable Moment Amid Pandemic
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. - Students in the Blue Valley and Shawnee Mission school districts won't start classes until after Labor Day. An updated schedule on the Blue Valley School District's website shows classes beginning Sept. 9 with the last day of school taking place June 3.
Snail Mail Explored
What makes a post office? If you've ever sent mail in Kansas City, you might have noticed not all post offices in the area are created equal. To figure out why some are so beautiful and others are purely functional requires digging through more than a century of history.
Classic Hotness Considered
Never give up on your dreams. Kathy Jacobs just got her major life breakthrough. The petite 56-year-old is a brand new Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue model. She said it's important not to discount people because of their age or height.
Portland Mayor Sprayed
Portland mayor tells crowd of protesters he will do 'everything in my power' to rid city of federal agents
Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler joined crowds to listen to protesters and answer their questions after violent clashes between demonstrators and federal forces.
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New Stimulus Package Expected Thursday: $1,200 Second Stimulus Checks, Unemployment Benefits May Be Included
Senate Republicans are expected to introduce their long-awaited stimulus package Thursday-and here's what's likely inside. Here's what you need to know. How much is the second stimulus check? According to the Associated Press, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) wants second stimulus checks of $1,200 included in this proposed stimulus package.
American Quarantine Part Deux Coming Soon?!?!
(Bloomberg Opinion) -- After two months of what looked like a nascent recovery, the U.S. economy is faltering again. Restaurant reservations, one of the most commonly tracked indicators of local business activity, are stagnating:Americans are also a bit less mobile in July than in June:It's not hard
A 93-year-old former Nazi SS concentration camp guard has been found guilty of complicity in the murder of more than 5,000 prisoners. Bruno Dey was handed a two-year suspended prison sentence by a court in the German city of Hamburg. Dey had manned a tower at the Stutthof Camp in what was then occupied Poland.
Veep Calls Out Prez Trump
Joe Biden has called Donald Trump the country's "first" racist president, saying the way he deals with people based on the the colour of their skin is "absolutely sickening". The presumptive Democratic presidential nominee's comments came during a virtual town hall organised by the Service Employees International Union.
Victory Defeats Kansas City Chiefs Amid Corona Comeback
Now that Andy Reid and Patrick Mahomes have a Super Bowl ring, what do they have left to prove?
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - On a cold day in January, members of the Kansas City, Missouri, Police Department stood face-to-face with members of the community with the downtown skyline behind them. FACE KC, a local nonprofit, and AGA Productions brought the group together to film a 'Cops Versus Community Rap Battle.'
Steamy Thursday Ahead
NICK: YOU WILL FEEL THE HUMIDITY AS YOU STEP OUTSIDE. TEMPERATURES IN THE 70'S WITH A MOSTLY CLEAR SKY. 75 DEGREES. THE DEW POINT VALUE IS CLOSE TO 70. ANYTIME YOU SEE THE DEW POINTS NEAR 70 COME YOU CAN COUNT ON IT FEELING HUMID.
Robbie Nevil - C'est La Vie is the #TBT song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .