Inspired by the enduring hotness of 53-year-old Pamela, we offer this quick peek at pop culture, community news and top headlines for right now . . .
The line went out the door in Jackson County on the final day of voter registration in Missouri."I was pretty much running to get in there," Jesse Coleman of Independence, Missouri, said. "I was like 'Crap. I'm going to make it. I'm going to make it.' But yeah, it's pretty cool.
Cleaning Up Kansas City
For the second time in three weeks, Solid Waste illegal dumping inspectors along with Independence Avenue C I D Avenue angels and East Patrol Community Interaction officer Greg Smith have come back to clean out an alley in the 500 block of Lawndale that is a popular living area for transients and vagrants.
Rock Chalk Tests Positive
LAWRENCE, KS. (KCTV) --- Kansas Jayhawks football head coach Les Miles has tested positive for the coronavirus. Miles was notified on Thursday about the positive test. "Today, I was notified that I have tested positive for COVID-19," Miles said. "I am beginning the isolation process at my home and will continue to fulfill my head coach responsibilities remotely.
Pamela Pleas For Old Flame
Pamela Anderson is calling on President Trump to pardon Julian Assange, the founder of the WikiLeaks website who was charged with conspiracy in trying to access a classified U.S. government computer with former Army intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning in 2010.
Militia Crackdown Today
LANSING - The federal government has charged six people with conspiring to kidnap Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, according to newly unsealed court records. The FBI became aware early in 2020, through social media, that a militia group was "discussing the violent overthrow of certain government and law enforcement components," and "agreed to take violent action," according to a sworn affidavit.
Election Merch Winning
The Biden campaign didn't miss a beat trying to capitalize on the, um, buzz of the vice presidential debate.
Prez Trump Presses Charges
With less than one month until the election, President Donald Trump is calling for his attorney general to indict his challenger, former Vice President Joe Biden, for the "greatest political crime in the history of our country."
Speaker Considers Power Move Against Prez Trump
Democrats in the US Congress have announced a plan to create a commission to review whether Donald Trump is capable of carrying out his presidential duties or should face removal from office.
AOC Offers Correction
Rep. (D-N.Y.) responded Wednesday night to a reference to her nickname by Vice President Pence during the vice presidential debate. "For the record @Mike_Pence, it's Congresswoman Ocasio-Cortez to you," the New York congresswoman tweeted after Pence referred to her as "AOC."
Show-Me College Snipping
With state revenues improving, Missouri Gov. Mike Parson is restoring some of the budget cuts he made to state aid for public colleges and community colleges over the summer. In a news conference Wednesday, Parson said he'd unfreeze roughly $38 million he withheld in July, led by $14 million in state aid for four-year colleges and universities and $9.2 million for community colleges.
Blue Collar Economy Rises
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - You don't need to be an expert baker to get a job helping create delicious pies and more. 41 Action News went to the Tippins bakery in Kansas City, Kansas, on a day they were making thousands of pecan pies.
Desperately Seeking Bright Side For Kansas City Royals 2020
The Royals are done playing baseball for 2020,and the playoffs are in full swing. Despite a shortened season and increased variance, the Royals finished the season with a final record of 26-34. There was some obvious progress towards contention, and some fairly obvious things that may continue to hold the Royals back moving forward.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now.