Right now the celebrity thickness of Iskra Lawrence inspires our peek at pop culture, community news and top headlines tonight.Kansas City Desperately Seeking Hobo Help
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- Homeless shelters and resource centers face the greatest need they've seen in over a decade. Nearly 40 million American families are at risk of eviction. "We need to keep people from entering the system because we can not handle them," said Stephanie Boyer, CEO of ReStart.
Local Doggy Style
This month, we published The Pitch's annual Best of Kansas City ♥ issue . You can browse the results of the readers' poll here . The issue also included a list, compiled and written by our editorial staff, of some of our current favorite things about Kansas City in 2020.
Dead-Tree Lore Displayed
There's no doubt that Christmas cards are a big part of the holiday season. If you're like me, then you may have a box full of Hallmark's keepsake cards in the back of your closet. You may not know, however, that cards have evolved over time-or that those changes are documented better in Kansas City than anywhere.
In Defense Of Thickness
She is a proud body confidence advocate. And Iskra Lawrence was again acting to empower on Wednesday as she took to Instagram to share a video in which she peeled on a pair of jeans.
Electoral Outcry Redux
Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy and others in House leadership have largely backed Trump as he contests the election results and continues to baselessly claim he won the race. Sen.
PREZ TRUMP STAYS LOSING PENNSYLVANIA!!!
A Pennsylvania judge threw out a lawsuit that sought to prevent the state from certifying the election results in favor of President-elect Joe Biden, who won the state by about 80,000 votes. U.S.
In Praise Of Prez Trump
Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson revealed that he has been "desperately ill" with COVID-19 - and thanked President Trump for authorizing a treatment that, Carson said, "saved my life." Carson, 69, tested positive for COVID-19 on Nov. 9 and was initially said to be "in good spirits."
EPIC COVID Count Cont'd
Cases of COVID-19 are rising at an alarming rate in nearly every state in the nation as the U.S. approaches Thanksgiving. The cumulative case count passed 12 million on Saturday, six days after the previous million mark was crossed, which was six days after the previous million.
MAGA Vs. Tucker Vs. CNN
Carlson angered some of his audience Thursday when he called out Sidney Powell, President Trump's attorney who has peddled wild conspiracy theories about the 2020 election.
Savor KC BBQ Fighting
Le'Veon Bell says, so far, Q39 is his favorite BBQ spot in Kansas City.- Aaron Ladd (@aaronladd0) November 20, 2020 And the can of worms barbecue sauce has been opened...
Heroic Local Help Today
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Families in the Kansas City metro received some holiday cheer thanks to a local nonprofit. "Today is our second day of distribution," Ryan Hudnall, executive director at Della Lamb Community Services, said on Saturday at their drive-thru event. And volunteers were out in force to put smiles on faces amid the coronavirus pandemic.
KC Weather Preview
RAIN WILL BE FOR YOU. EVENING FORECAST, UMBRELLA, COAT, RAINY AND COLD, TEMPERATURES HOLDING STEADY IN THE LOWER 40'S. A NORTHEAST WIND AT 10 MILES PER HOUR. OVERNIGHT WE ARE MAINLY DRY, LOTS OF CLOUDS. TEMPERATURES HOLDING NEAR 40 DEGREES.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now.