Recently, Tekashi 6ix9ine released one of the most wonderuflly sleazy songs on the pop charts and it's not only a new fave but also the inspiration for this morning peek at pop culture, community news and info from across the nation and around the world . . .
Kansas City Confronts Constant Corona Parties
Residents in a south Kansas City neighborhood are fed up with large parties on weekends at a house in the 7300 block of Manchester Avenue.
Celebrate 2020 Low Expectations For Graduation
The Shawnee Mission School District announced Monday that it has decided to cancel in-person graduation ceremonies on July 14, 15, and 16 because of the latest COVID-19 data."As administrators in Shawnee Mission, this was a very difficult decision, but with all the information and guidance about large in-person gatherings and
Locals Learn That COVID Is Fundamentally Catchy
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Raytown branch of the Mid-Continent Public Library will be closed until further notice after a staff member tested positive for COVID-19. The library system said in a statement Monday that the staff member last worked at the branch, located at 6131 Raytown Road, on June 30.
FOR THE CULTURE!!!
Controversial Brooklyn rapper 6ix9ine has just dropped a new single following the release of his Nicki Minaj collaboration "Trollz." "YAYA" sees the rapper singing and rapping in Spanish, marking a distinct shift from his hard-edged English-language material. Watch the video above.
Progressive News Claimz Prez Trump Backfires On Burbs???
President Donald Trump's continuing erosion among well-educated voters looms as perhaps the most imposing headwind to Republican hopes of recapturing the House of Representatives in November -- or even avoiding further losses in the chamber.
COVID Cash For Everybody
WASHINGTON - The federal government backed loans totaling as much as $150 million for Planned Parenthood affiliates in recent weeks, according to federal Paycheck Protection Program data released Monday by the Small Business Administration. The loans infuriated anti-abortion-rights conservatives, who cheered last year when President Donald Trump moved successfully to block the organization from getting access to the federal government's main family planning fund.
TikTok Crackdown Coming Soon
Pompeo warns of potential restriction of Chinese TikTok app; US users may be ceding info to 'Chinese Communists'
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo responded to former Obama administration National Security Adviser Susan Rice, after the potential 2020 Democratic vice-presidential candidate slammed him for appearing to be one of what she called "sycophants and weaklings" who purportedly refuses to properly advise President Trump.
India Suffers Pandemic Spike
India has now surpassed Russia to become the third country worst-affected by the coronavirus, in terms of total infections. Only the United States and Brazil have more. On Tuesday, India's death toll from COVID-19 crossed 20,000, and its total caseload now exceeds 700,000. Both tallies are now rising at their fastest pace since the pandemic began.
Tragic Gunfire Turns Into All-American Tradition
A six-year-old in Philadelphia, a seven-year-old in Chicago, an eight-year-old in Atlanta, a 15-year-old in New York, all shot. Community cries of "enough is enough". Neighborhoods in some of the largest US cities erupted in gun violence over the Fourth of July weekend, killing an estimated 160 people and leaving more than 500 wounded from Friday night to Sunday.
Local 1st Responder Comeback
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A Kansas City nurse is making remarkable strides in healing from COVID-19. FOX4 first introduced you to Ashley Arrowood through her loved ones last month. Now, she's able to sit up and speak. "Waking up from this has been really humbling," Arrowood said.
Help Fanboys Profit From HALF BILLION Dollar Deal
On Monday, Patrick Mahomes signed a 10-year contract extension that will make him the starting quarterback of the Kansas City Chiefs until at least 2031. Celebrate Mahomes' new deal with this new...
Cowtown Scorcher Today
FAIRWAY, KS (KCTV) - The "Ring of Fire." What is it? Some might answer a popular song made famous by Johnny Cash in the 1970s, but for the purpose of this blog, the "Ring of Fire" is a weather phenomenon that can bring our area some wicked nighttime or early morning thunderstorms. A "Ring of Fire" weather pattern is setting up this week and that means the chance for early morning thunderstorms Thursday, Friday and to a lesser extent, Saturday morning.
6IX9INE- YAYA is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .