We start this chilly morning with a leisurely glimpse at the discourse and a recognition that Maddy's panty promo is an essential component of the American dialectic.
The CARES Act is now helping those deeply affected by COVID-19 financially get free internet service. With many area students possibly heading back to remote learning, it could be more important than ever."It's an emergency support program prompted by the COVID-19 pandemic," said Aaron Deacon, of KC Digital Drive.It's called the Internet Access Support Program.
Morning Gunfire Postscript
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Kansas City, Missouri, police are investigating a shooting in the 3700 block of Fuller Avenue. Police said the victim had life-threatening injuries. After being taken to the hospital for surgery, they are now in stable condition. There is no suspect information at this time.
Cowtown Vaxx Hope
Hide Transcript Show Transcript THAT VACCINE IS PUBLICLY AVAILABLE DOCTORS. SAY THE PFIZER VACCINE SHOWN SO FAR TO BE 90% EFFECTIVE IS EXPECTED TO REQUEST EMERGENCY USE AUTHORIZATION WITHIN THE NEXT TWO WEEKS. IT COULD HAVE APPROVAL IN DECEMBER BUT AVAILABILITY WILL BE EXTREMELY LIMITED AT FIRST EXPERTS SAY IT WILL LIKELY TAKE TWO DOSES TO BE FULLY EFFECTIVE.
Hottie Career Triumph
Christian Vierig/Getty Images The only thing that hasn't changed about Madison Pettis is her hustle. The Texas native's decade-long career has landed her several different roles in movies and shows, including Law & Order: Special Victims Unit and Freeform's The Fosters.
CHINA DECLARES WINNER!!!
China has offered its congratulations to United States President-elect Joe Biden and his running mate Kamala Harris on their election success, almost a week after they delivered victory addresses.
Former Prez Obama Demands Prez Trump Call It Quits
Trump and his allies have continued to challenge the results in court, insisting widespread fraud and other irregularities were responsible for his electoral defeat. But election officials from both parties have all publicly attested there was no mass malfeasance.
COVID Crackdown USA
WASHINGTON - Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito on Thursday sounded an alarm about restrictions imposed because of the coronavirus pandemic, saying they shouldn't become a "recurring feature after the pandemic has passed." "The pandemic has resulted in previously unimaginable restrictions on individual liberty," Alito said in an address to the conservative Federalist Society, which is holding its annual convention virtually because of the pandemic.
Everybody Against AOC After Election Returns
Self-referential commentary is hardly unusual for a politician of any stripe or any generation. More striking about AOC's interview was that she sounded less like a political visionary and more like a campaign operative, boasting for reporters at some hotel bar as last call nears. This from the primary sponsor of the Green New Deal?
Cold Brit History Revealed
Prince Charles reportedly had some harsh words for Princess Diana the night before they wed. In the new ITV documentary, " The Diana Interview: Revenge of a Princess," Penny Thornton, an astrologer that Diana consulted, opened up about the relationship between the royal pair.
Super Bowl QB Toilet Reading Material Debuts
Hide Transcript Show Transcript TWO-YEARS-OLD. A NEW BOOK ABOUT PATRICK MAHOMES IS NOW AVAILABLE AT HYVEE. PATRICK MAHOMES, THE RISE OF A CHAMPION SHOWS THE QUARTERBACK' CAREER IN OVER 200 PICTURES FROM HIS ROOKIE SEASON TO WINNING THE SUPER BOWL. A PORTION OF THE PROCEEDS A new book about Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes is available at Hy-Vee.
Locals Get Lit
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- Powell Gardens' Festival of Lights opens Friday. This is the fourth year for the festival. People can walk a mile-long path to enjoy different kinds of light displays. The festival will be open until Jan. 3. The lights will be turned on from 4 p.m.
Wake Up & Chill
Prepare for a very cold morning and hard freeze likely Temperatures remain in the 40s today, but will warm up to the 60s Saturday Rain is trending farther away from our area and will likely keep most of us dry tonight and early Saturday.
Billie Eilish - Therefore I Am is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now.