Inspired by hottie Denise and her ongoing classic Insta-game, we take a peek at pop culture, community news and info from across the nation and around the world . . .
Recovery Time Varies
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - It's been six months since the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a public health emergency of international concern. Patients who have tested positive for coronavirus told 41 Action News they want people to take the virus seriously now more than ever. "It's bad, you don't want it.
Prep For The Great COVID Vote
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- Officials are gearing up for another election as coronavirus concerns continue. On Friday, KCTV5's Kaci Jones went to the Kansas City Election Board at Union Station to see what was being done to keep people safe.
Locals Work For Cure
Hide Transcript Show Transcript LOCAL DOCTORS BELIEVE THIS COULD BE THE FUTURE. I WOULD HAVE TO TAKE ABOUT THREE STEPS AND STOP AND CATCH MY BREATH. KELLY: THAT'S 69-YEAR-OLD ANNA MEADOWS DESCRIBING WHAT IT'S LIKE TO LIVE WITH DIASTOLIC HEART FAILURE. THERE WAS NO TREATMENT.
"The current cultural moment is one whose urgency feels particularly ill-suited to the sort of vapid pageantry that typically constitutes the 'socially conscious' arm of a celebrity's public-relations repertoire," Jordan Coley wrote in the New Yorker last month. That essay was sparked by a two-minute compilation of white celebrities soberly avowing "I take responsibility" for anti-Black racism.
Commander-In-Chief Announces Social Media Crackdown
President Donald Trump on Friday told reporters he will act as soon as Saturday to ban Chinese-owned video app TikTok from the United States.
Free Money Runs Out For Now. Part Duex Debated
The federal enhanced unemployment benefit that out-of-work Americans have relied on amid the coronavirus pandemic has now officially expired -- and Democrats and Republicans are still far apart in negotiations over a new stimulus package that could bring relief with no deal in sight.
Protest Debate Cont'd
Meghan McCain hits Fauci for answer on whether protests spread COVID: 'Part of the reason Republicans are so pissed'
"The View" co-host Meghan McCain tweeted on Friday that Dr. Anthony Fauci's recent comments before Congress showed why Republicans were angry amid shutdowns and restrictions related to the coronavirus pandemic. She was responding to a video clip in which Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, asked Fauci whether the U.S.
American Suffers End Of Life Without Religious Freedom
An American citizen has been shot dead in court while standing trial for blasphemy in Pakistan, according to the US State Department. Tahir Naseem was shot multiple times at close range in a crowded courtroom in Peshawar, a city in the country's northwest, on Wednesday.
All American Death Count
Novel coronavirus deaths in the U.S. have spiked in recent weeks, surpassing 152,000, including over 1,400 new deaths reported Thursday. The latest U.S. daily death toll on July 30 was 1,465, according to data compiled by Worldometer. That means one American died nearly every 60 seconds (about every 58.9 seconds) on Thursday.
Jobs For Protesters???
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Protesters temporarily shut down eviction hearings Thursday at the Jackson County Courthouse. A federal moratorium on evictions during the COVID crisis was recently lifted. Jackson County lifted its own moratorium at the end of a May. Now, a reported 50,000 Kansas Citians are at risk of eviction.
Classic Kansas City Slugger Welcomes His New Boss
The Kansas City Royals have welcomed Kansas City Chiefs starting QB Patrick Mahomes to their ownership group. Royals legend and current VP of Baseball Operations, George Brett, is perhaps the only other figure in Kansas City sports history who has come close to having the type of notoriety and impact that Mahomes currently has on the city.
Kansas City Weekend Weather According To Katie
Hide Transcript Show Transcript OLAT, 66. IT WILL BE A WARM AFTERNOON BUT NOT HORRIBLY HUMID. HIGHS IN THE 80'S, BUT THE DEW POINT WILL REMAIN IN THE 60'S, SO IT SHOULD BE COMFORTABLE, ESPECIALLY IN THE SHADE. WE ARE TRACKING RAIN. YOU CAN SEE IT IN NEBRASKA AND IOWA.
Ava Max - Who's Laughing Now is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .