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Kansas City Copes With Cont'd Coronavirus Crackdown
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Businesses across Kansas City are adapting after Mayor Quinton Lucas extended the mask mandate until next year. Just like basically everyone, Made in Kansas City has had to roll with the punches in recent months. "We were closed for just over months, so for brick-and-mortar retail, it's a real gut-punch for [...]
Clay County Plays With COVID
A decision by the Clay County Public Health director recommending that high school contact sports move to spring due to COVID-19 has left parents, players and coaches confused and upset about what happens next.Smithville, Kearney and Liberty school districts representatives all told KMBC Friday that fall sports and activities practices would continue until further notice, allowing district officials more time to consider health ramifications since the Clay County Public Health Center released a recommendation that Clay County schools should choose the Missouri State High School Activities Association's spring season for contact sports.
Sign of The Times Debuts
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Those driving through Kansas City, Missouri, will now see new billboards encouraging action against violent crime as part of Operation LeGend. The five digital billboards will read, "Help Stop Violent Crime in K.C.," along with the phone number for the Greater Kansas City Crime Stoppers Tips Hotline.
Hottie Workout Secrets Shared
Reality star Farrah Abraham was spotted doing yoga in Santa Monica while wearing a lingerie-like workout set. See photos of the former 'Teen Mom' star!
Prez Trump Earns Victory For Middle East Peace
WASHINGTON - The groundbreaking agreement between Israel and the United Arab Emirates has delivered a political lifeline to Israel's embattled prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu, and represents President Donald Trump's first genuine foreign policy success, regional analysts and former U.S. officials said.
Infighting For 2020
Despite the best-friend bond Joe Biden touts with former President Obama, tensions have lingered between the two statesmen over their vastly different governing styles, according to a Politico report. To start, a number of anonymously sourced quotes from Obama leaked out throughout the 2020 Biden campaign where the former president allegedly expressed doubts about his former running mates' fitness for office.
Iran Away From Embargo
Earlier Friday, Pompeo said allowing the embargo to expire would be "just nuts." A bipartisan group of 387 members of Congress urged the Trump administration in May to extend the arms embargo. House Foreign Affairs Chair Eliot Engel said at the time that "Iran continues to be a danger to the United States, our interests, and our allies.
Left Coast Stays Losing On 2nd Amendment Crackdown
A federal appeals court on Friday struck down California's ban on large-capacity magazines (LCMs), labeling it a violation of the Second Amendment in a consequential 2-1 split decision ruling.
Hillary Stays Winning
Federal Appeals Court Rules Hillary Clinton Does Not Have to Testify in Lawsuit Over Her Emails | National Review
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and her former chief of staff do not have to appear for a private deposition in a lawsuit about her use of a private email server for government work, a federal appeals court ruled Friday.
Investing In KC
Gaining access to capital has been and still is a real problem for Black people wanting to run their own companies. Enter G.I.F.T. and its mission to provide grants to Black-owned businesses. Brandon Calloway, executive director, Generating Income for Tomorrow Chris Goode, founder, owner and CEO, Ruby Jean's Juicery
Kansas City Blogger Tribute To Old School Mayor
The only thing more popular than former mayor Sly James? It's Sly James The Cat (a.k.a. The Mayor of Catsas City), a bowtie wearing, 4-year-old calico that's become a sensation on Instagram. Seems Sly's (uh, the cat's) mom, Brandy Peed, adopted him in 2017 and started dressing him up shortly thereafter.
Kegger Shares Sweet Words
Travis Kelce had been here before. Well, not so much exactly here - on the first day of training camp, staring into a web cam rather than at the press in person. But rather, signing a long-term contract with the Kansas City Chiefs.
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