Right now the provocative fashion goodness of hottie Demi inspires this peek at pop culture, community news and info from across the nation and around the world . . .
Fight For COMBAT Cash
Abby Hoover Managing Editor Jackson County (COMBAT) is accepting online applications for 2021 funding through the end of the month. COMBAT funding is broken into four categories: violence prevention, substance abuse prevention, substance use treatment and law enforcement school-based initiatives.
Rock Chalk Cancer Drugs For Ailing Coronavirus Patients
The University of Kansas Medical Center is launching a clinical trial of a drug some doctors believe may help some of the sickest coronavirus patients.Doctors are investigating to see if a drug with the potential to slow metastasis in cancer may be used to halt respiratory failure linked to COVID-19.Dr.
Show-Me Snip Problem
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - A western Missouri doctor has lost his state medical license after amputating a patient's gangrenous toe on the porch of his rural office that doubled as a machine shed. The Missouri State Board of Registration for the Healing Arts revoked John Ure's physician and surgeon license in June, the Springfield News-Leader reported.
Demi Shares Fashion Reveal
Demi Rose could bearly contain her excitement about her cute suit! The beautiful model left very little to the imagination on Tuesday. She shared some hot shots that featured herself in a tiny, crocheted bear bikini. Three small bear faces barely covered her frontside and backside as she posed in front of the blue Ibiza waters.
Prez Trump Snail Mail Example
President Trump cast a vote-by-mail ballot in Florida this week, after months of questioning the security of the method of voting, and in doing so he returned it to election officials using a technique many Republicans say should be illegal.
Tweets Spark Tire Trouble
Goodyear tumbles 6% after Trump tweets to boycott the company over MAGA hat ban (GT) | Markets Insider
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. dropped as much as 6% on Wednesday after President Trump tweeted to his 85 million followers to boycott Goodyear tires. Trump's tweet was likely sparked by an image that was shared on social media earlier this week that supposedly shows a slide of an employee training presentation at Goodyear outlining that "MAGA attire" is considered unacceptable at the workplace.
Prez Bubba Rejected
Bill Clinton directly attacked President Donald Trump in his convention speech 'If you want a president who defines the job is spending hours a day watching TV and zapping people on social media, he's your man,' Clinton said He harshly criticized Trump's handling of the COVID pandemic 'At a time like this, the Oval Office should be a command center.
Because You’re Broke
NEW YORK (AP) - The stock market is not the economy. Rarely has that adage been as clear as it is now. An amazing, monthslong rally has put the S&P 500 back to where it was before the coronavirus slammed the U.S, even though millions of workers are still getting unemployment benefits and businesses continue to shutter across the country.
Music Mag Sings Same Old Song
'COVID has reduced to tatters the illusion of American exceptionalism,' anthropologist writes in Rolling Stone op-ed
" "In a dark season of pestilence, COVID has reduced to tatters the illusion of American exceptionalism. At the height of the crisis, with more than 2,000 dying each day, Americans found themselves members of a failed state, ruled by a dysfunctional and incompetent government largely responsible for death rates that added a tragic coda to America's claim to supremacy in the world."
Kansas City Cash Awarded For An EXCELLENT Cause
Editor's note: The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation is a financial sponsor of Startland News. This report was produced independently by Startland News' nonprofit newsroom. Overwhelming response to a new resiliency grant fund for minority-owned businesses hit by COVID-19 exposes a humbling reality, said Sarah Mote.
Kansas City Chiefs safety Tyrann Mathieu appeared with The Ringer's Kyle Brandt on his "10 Questions with Kyle Brandt" show released on Wednesday. Like most player interviews taking place in this unique year, their hour-long conversation touched on the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and its effect on the NFL.
One More Day Before Warmup
Here we go again with another winner today with sunshine and highs in the lower 80s this afternoon. Enjoy KC, we will warm back up again by this weekend.
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