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Threat Of Economic Collapse At The End Of The Month
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - In less than two weeks, the extra $600 per week in unemployment benefits will disappear. The loss of additional funds is a cause for panic for many people, like Angela Potter, of Kansas City. "Everything just literally kind of changed overnight," said Potter, who was furloughed from her job at a shipping company on May 1.
Meth Town Helps Find Cure
Hide Transcript Show Transcript AFFAIR. AND THEY'RE HOPING THEIR TESTS, WILL LEAD TO A PERMANENT VACCINE FOR COVID-19. THE DAY OF THE FIRST SHOT I , WAS NERVOUS. SISTERS HEATHER AND ELLIE -- I DEFINITELY HAD BUTTERFLIES, SISTERS HEATHER AND ELLIE HAVE A LOT IN COMMON.
Nearby Drive-In Disaster
SEDALIA, Mo. - A woman has died and five others are injured after a man drove into a Wendy's into Sedalia on Monday night. The driver has been arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated, police say. Sedalia police said they were called just before 6 p.m.
KC Crash Update
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - One person suffered critical injuries in an incident Monday night in Kansas City, Missouri. Police responded to the area of East 12th Street and Hardesty Avenue just after 9:30 p.m. They found the 58-year-old Kansas City, Missouri, man injured on Hardesty Avenue.
Hottie Ice Cream Promo Turns Heads Across The World
Halsey switched up her look as she starred in ice cream brand Magnum's latest #TRUETOPLEASURE campaign. The singer, 25, ditched her dark pixie cut in favour of a curly pink wig as she posed with a matching lolly. In an accompanying interview, the Be Kind hitmaker discussed the importance of being 'fearlessly expressive' when it comes to embracing her 'uniqueness'.
Prez Trump White House Deplatforms Top Doc
The commutation of Roger Stone's sentence may have more profound legal implications, and the Redskins changing their name may have more cultural significance. But the escalating warfare between President Trump and Anthony Fauci may well have a more immediate impact on the pandemic that is increasingly devastating our country.
Many Ways COVID Can Kill
The coronavirus pandemic could push up to 132 million people into hunger by the end of 2020, according to a new report from the United Nations. "As progress in fighting hunger stalls, the COVID-19 pandemic is intensifying the vulnerabilities and inadequacies of global food systems," UNICEF said in a statement.
Feds Restart Executions
The US supreme court has ruled that the first federal executions in 17 years can proceed, overturning an injunction blocking them in order to allow legal challenges to the government's lethal-injection protocol to continue. Judge Tanya Chutkan of the US district court in Washington had on Monday ordered the justice department to delay four executions scheduled for July and August.
Prez Trump Warns Of Boring Biden Presidency
Donald Trump has claimed a Joe Biden presidency would result in low ratings for media outlets covering the White House - an issue he suggested would cause the end of "our great USA" in a tweet.
KC Tech Guide Debuts
It's a question a lot of us have right now: What can we do for entertainment and how can we do it safely? One former teacher has a new mobile website that can help answer that question."We wanted to show people, look at all of the great things that are here right in our back yard.
Meth Town Walkabout
INDEPENDENCE, Mo. - A metro family is back together after their toddler managed to unlock the front door and leave in the middle of the night. Her parents and a child safety expert explain how you can avoid this happening at your home. Alicia Constant said the sound of 2-year-old daughter saying "Mommy" will never [...]
Kansas City Heat Wave Predictions Start Today
Hide Transcript Show Transcript WAYS HE IS GIVING BACK TO THE COMMUNITY TOO? THAT IS WONDERFUL. WE HAVE A GREAT LOOKING SUNRISE. A LOT OF RAIN SHOWERS HERE ARE TRYING TO HANG ON. WE MIGHT GET A FEW SPRINKLES. HOW ABOUT THAT SUNRISE? THAT IS OUR CITY VIEW CAMERA.
Juice WRLD & Marshmello - Come & Go is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .