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It's been quite some time since COVID-19 led the local newscasts. But that's likely to change this week as area hospitals report the biggest influx of coronavirus patients since the pandemic began. There are reports of some local emergency rooms turning ambulances away due to lack of bed space.
Pandemic Makes Cowtown Work
CVS Health Corp.'s latest hiring spree will add 500 new jobs in the Kansas City metro. In July, the company announced a separate 200-person hiring push for its 762,000-square-foot Kansas City distribution center at 10711 N. Congress Ave.
Tribute After Tragedy
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A site of tragedy will soon give way to new hope. Crews will break ground today, Oct. 19, on a new building where two Kansas City firefighters died in the line of duty. A memorial marks the place where firefighters John Mesh and Larry Leggio died back in October of 2015.
DARK DAYS LOOM!!!
Michael Osterholm said the 'the next six to 12 weeks are going to be the darkest of the pandemic' Osterholm is the director of the Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy at the University of Minnesota His remarks came during an interview on NBC's Meet the Press on Sunday
Market Prices Deal
US stocks gained as investors maintained optimism for Democrats and Republicans to pass fresh stimulus ahead of the November elections. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi expedited talks on Sunday, setting a 48-hour deadline for the White House and Democrats to reach a compromise.
Hunter Haunts Veep
Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe on Monday said that Hunter Biden's laptop "is not part of some Russian disinformation campaign," amid claims from House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff suggesting otherwise.
Newsies Knock Hunter Reports
CNN anchor Jake Tapper harshly criticized Fox News and Senator Ron Johnson (R-WI) for suggesting without evidence that a laptop allegedly belonging to Hunter Biden contained child pornography. Johnson spoke to Fox News' Maria Bartiromo on the network's Sunday Morning Futures about a New York Post story on the laptop which was purportedly owned by former Vice President Joe Biden's son.
Taste Border Supreme Debate
The Supreme Court said on Monday it would take up cases concerning President Donald Trump's border wall and a controversial policy that requires asylum seekers to remain in Mexico as they await hearings in the United States.
GOP Fears 2020 Defeat
WASHINGTON - Republican senators are increasingly voicing fears that President Donald Trump could lose the election. Some are openly fretting that he'll turn the party's candidates into electoral roadkill, and are distancing themselves from him to an unusual extent.
Fashion Reveal Rebuked
There are some things that should be left in the early noughties; like dresses worn over jeans, Nokia phones, and exposed thongs. Unfortunately, Kim Kardashian has declared the latter a *thing* again, and we're clinging onto our mid-rise jeans like never before.
Kansas City Backstory
It has been called the perfect pandemic companion book. It is a creepy tour guide of things to see, mostly out in the open, around Kansas City."I Googled a lot, looking for weird things around town," author Anne Kniggendorf said.For instance, there is a two-stone cemetery at the corner of Johnson and Lamar avenues."A lot of things like this are right where everybody can see them," she said.
Autumn Chill Today
Staying cloudy and chilly as the week we begins We need the rain and there will be a few opportunities this week; Best chance for a widespread soaking rain is Thursday night/Friday morning There is one big warm up likely around Thursday KANSAS CITY'S MOST ACCURATE FORECAST Monday: Cloudy and cold.
Brittany Howard - Stay High is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now.