A quick peek at the local discourse wherein we check panty probs, pop culture, community news and more.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Food pantries in the Kansas City metro are finding the need now is greater than when the coronavirus pandemic began. "There's been an influx of people coming in - Students, staff, and faculty," Lea Morvan, a graduate student and food pantry coordinator at Avila University, said.
KCMO COVID Spike Cont’d
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - On Saturday Kansas City added 1,300 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the weekly average to 1,282 new cases. Kansas City has now reported 74,000 positive cases since the beginning of the pandemic. With the significant rise in COVID-19 cases in the metro, Kansas City Mayor Quinton Lucas continues to plead with others [...]
More Deets On Bus Cutback
Kansas City, MO (KCTV) -- RideKC is rolling back some of its transit service due to COVID-19. That means routes that aren't as widely used will be temporarily canceled. The city recommends using transit services during the pandemic for essential trips only.
Change In Panties
L Brands announced Wednesday a new head of its Victoria's Secret lingerie business, as it works to revive the brand. Effective immediately, the company has tapped Martin Waters, current head of L Brands' international division, as CEO of Victoria's Secret, replacing John Mehas, who has served in the role since February 2019.
MSM Tout Count
subscribe to The NPR Politics Podcast podcast More votes were cast in the 2020 presidential election than in any other U.S. election in history, and the turnout rate was the highest in more than a century. President-elect Joe Biden has now earned 80 million votes, and ballots are still being counted.
TEAM TRUMP LAST STAND!!!
President Donald Trump is expected to join his attorney Rudy Giuliani in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, on Wednesday, where Republican state lawmakers are holding a "hearing" on allegations of fraud in this month's election, two sources familiar with the plans told CNN.
Talker All In
Fox Business Network host Lou Dobbs is still holding out hope that President Donald Trump will remain in the White House come Jan. 21 and Sidney Powell will help make it happen, even though the Trump legal team has disavowed Powell and the Trump administration has already begun the transition process.
Netflix Removes 'Chappelle's Show' From Service Upon Request From Dave Chappelle Who Blasts ViacomCBS For Licensing His Show Without Paying Him
Dave Chappelle had made it clear that he did not approve of ViacomCBS licensing his Comedy Central series, Chappelle's Show, without paying him a dime. The comedian spoke about it during his recent Saturday Night Live monologue, and now he has done something about it.
Mahomes = Jordan?!?!
I get it now. I'll admit to being a little slow on the uptake, but I finally understand what it means to be in the thrall of athletic greatness. In 2003 I moved to Chicago, to a city that was still in the shadow of Michael Jordan five years after he had left the Bulls for good.
Tech Promises Local Jobs
4,000 vacant jobs won't fill themselves, says KC Tech Council, launching apprenticeship program for diverse talent
A recurring theme in Kansas City's tech circles: not enough skilled workers to fit the open job opportunities, said Ryan Weber. "That shouldn't surprise people because it's not a Kansas City problem - it's a national problem," said Weber, president and CEO of the KC Tech Council.
Church Vandalism Follow-Up
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A Kansas City church community is praying that vandals stop making them a target. For the second time in a month, someone has destroyed property belonging to South Broadland Presbyterian Church located on Holmes Road. The most recent crime involves 15 broken windows around the church building and daycare.
Erin Forecasts Holiday
Today is a Storm Track 5 Weather Alert Day. We are tracking a 90% chance for rain and storms. High temperatures near 52.
Gucci Mane - Truth is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now.