Saturday, September 12, 2020

Kansas City Saturday News Layout



At this moment 25-year-old hottie Gigi inspires this peek at pop culture, community news and top headlines.

Kansas City Cleanup Cont'd

Pendleton Heights neighbors work together to clean up alleys

Residents in the Pendleton Heights neighborhood came together on Sat., September 12, to clear litter and brush from their alleys. The clean up, which usually happens a few times over the warmer months in normal years, had been delayed this year due to COVID-19.


Suburb Submits

Facing quarantine and fan ban, Blue Springs School District complies with health order

BLUE SPRINGS, Mo. - Blue Springs High came out victorious on the gridiron Friday night, defeating Staley 42-0. But the school district was on the losing end of a court battle involving high school sports earlier in the day. A judge denied the district's request to stop the Jackson County Health Department from limiting schools to 100 [...]


Cowtown Freshness

After the Harvest brings fresh produce to Kansas City families' tables

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A Kansas City organization is working to rescue fresh produce that might otherwise not find its way to a family's table. After the Harvest volunteers spend hours on local farms gleaning, going in after the first harvest and picking what produce is left.


Panty Preview

Gigi Hadid strips down for Calvin Klein underwear campaign

Nothing comes between Gigi Hadid and her Calvins. Pre-pregnancy, the 25-year-old supermodel stripped down to her skivvies to star in the campaign for Calvin Klein's new underwear collaboration with Kith.


American Flash-point

Trump to visit California amid criticism for silence on fires

OAKLAND, Calif. - President Donald Trump will visit California Monday for a briefing with Gov. Gavin Newsom and emergency response officials on the wildfires, a White House official confirmed Saturday. Trump will meet with local and federal fire and emergency response personnel during a trip to McClellan Park, a former air base just outside of the city of Sacramento, White House spokesman Judd Deere said in an email.


Prez Trump Lashes Out

Trump in Fox News interview to accuse Biden of taking drugs

Fox News will broadcast an interview on Saturday night in which Donald Trump accuses Joe Biden of taking performance-enhancing drugs. "I think there's probably - possibly - drugs involved," Trump told Jeanine Pirro, in a released excerpt. "That's what I hear. I mean, there's possibly drugs.


Bernie Agenda Again

Sanders pushes Biden to focus more on wages, health care

Sen. (I-Vt.) is pushing 's presidential campaign to expand its appeal to liberal voters and boost its focus on kitchen table issues in the final sprint to Election Day. Sanders, a progressive leader and former 2020 presidential candidate, has been advocating for Biden to put a greater emphasis on issues such as workers' wages and health care coverage, a former campaign aide says.


Prez Trump Earns More Accolades For Peace Deals

Trump gets a second nomination for Nobel Peace Prize after Serbia-Kosovo deal

President Trump has received a second nomination for the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize after he helped secure a deal for normalized economic relations between Serbia and Kosovo -- days after he was nominated for his role in a deal between the United Arab Emirates and Israel.


Kansas City Opening Game Ratings Mixed Bag

NFL Season Kickoff Down From 2019 As 19.3M Tune In; Digital Numbers Up To Near Record - Update

UPDATED, 12:25 PM: The game ended over 12 hours ago and now the final numbers are in from last night's NFL season opener. The primetime matchup between the victorious Kansas City Chiefs and the Houston Texans snared 19.3 million viewers on NBC.


Kansas City Desperately Dreaming Of Payday

Destination exit: Less talk, more acceleration drove quiet BacklotCars to $425M deal

In the half-decade run-up to BacklotCars' historic $425 million exit, the Kansas City startup remained largely under the radar, Justin Davis acknowledged, noting the intentional move became less about strategy and more focused on team values.


Delivering On Mistake

Meet the 'Bridal Fairy Godfather:' KC FedEx worker saves day for 2 brides who had missing dresses

Imagine waiting for a FedEx package that holds your dream wedding dress only to find out the sender made an error and it is not going to arrive in time.That's exactly happened to one Kansas City area bride, but FedEx employee Jared Morrs was able to save the day.Morrs found


Actually, Mostly Cloudy

Gloomy start to Saturday, mostly sunny rest of the day

Hide Transcript Show Transcript THE WAY. I AM EXCITED ABOUT THAT. KATIE: RIGHT. WE ARE EXPECTING SUNSHINE LATER THIS AFTERNOON SO WE WILL HAVE SUNSHINE FOR SEVERAL HOURS AND TH A BRIEF WINDOW WHERE WE COULD GET A SHOWER OR STORM. THAT WINDOW IS MOST LIKELY BETWEEN 5:00 AND 8:00 THIS EVENING.


Marshmello & Demi Lovato - OK Not To Be OK is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .

10 comments:

Anonymous said...

Good info, but it still makes me sad in the pants.

Anonymous said...

BacklotCars is a real local success story. Unlike Sprint and DST Systems!

Anonymous said...


California tells people to push back on Trump supporters, even attack them, and hates Trump now they are pissed he's not out the addressing them? Put out your own fire.

Anonymous said...

The rumors are that Biden is taking Namenda to control his Alzheimer's symptoms and that it is making him incontinent, among other side effects.

Anonymous said...

And yet those same rumors apply to Trump, whose pissed pants are a matter of record. Weird.

Anonymous said...

Biden’s malfunctionin’ noggin
Is covered with terrifyin’ hair-pluggin’
As his mind is glidin’
Into the dark horizon
And shouldn’t be presidin’.

Anonymous said...

Hidin' Biden is reading from teleprompters to answer easy Q&As. No one does that, unless their mind is totally gone.

Anonymous said...

8:29 In Trump's case it is because of drinking too much diet Coke. For Biden it is pure Alzheimer's. Weird.

Anonymous said...

^^^^And you'd know that... how?

Anonymous said...

^^^^A little bird told me.