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Take a peek . . .Kansas City Continues Work For COVID-19 Cure
Missouri Says Coronavirus Vaccinations Are Coming In January, Kansas City Patients Get New Treatments
Missouri health officials say they anticipate that long-term care facility residents and staff, and health care workers could get the vaccine by the end of January. Kansas City hospitals are seeking more of an antibody therapy in hopes of keeping COVID-19 patients out of their dwindling number of hospital beds.
Grindhouse Fights Net
KANSAS CITY, Mo - In a strongly worded statement on Thursday, the CEO and president of AMC Entertainment reacted strongly to Warner Brothers' plans to stream all new movie titles on HBO Max, in addition to theatrical releases, beginning in 2021. "Clearly, Warner Media intends to sacrifice a considerable portion of the profitability of its [...]
This Distant Weekend
It's officially the holiday season in Kansas City. December's first weekend will feature a few opportunities to (safely) meet Santa Claus, paint the perfect holiday portrait, or drive through a dazzling holiday light display. 3 - 7 p.m. How about a personalized video call with the big man himself?
Panty Legacy Endures
The 51-year-old supermodel first walked the Victoria's Secret catwalk in 1996 More than two decades after making her runway debut for the brand, the 51-year-old Danish supermodel appears in Victoria's Secret's 2020 holiday campaign alongside current stars including Chanel Iman, Candice Swanepoel and Jasmine Tookes.
Some Trump allies claim the president would help other Republicans, too, by declaring his candidacy almost immediately after leaving office, suggesting it would save the party a contentious primary between Trump-hostile characters and those vying to claim his ultra-loyal base.
President-elect Joe Biden said on Thursday that it is not important to him personally if President Trump attends his inauguration next month, but added that it would be important for the country to bear witness to a peaceful transfer of power.&nbs
There appears to be growing support among Senate Republicans for a bipartisan coronavirus relief bill introduced earlier this week, reports The Washington Post. The $908 billion package - championed by moderate Sens. Mitt Romney (R-Utah), Susan Collins (D-Maine), and Joe Manchin (D-W.V.)
Sausage Fest Exposed
The organizer of a 25-man orgy in Brussels that was busted last week for breaching coronavirus lockdown rules and led to the resignation of an anti-gay Hungarian politician said male leaders from nine countries were guests at his sex parties.
2020 Was A Joke
If you were tasked with finding the perfect match for Satan, what traits would you look for in a potential mate? Dark, difficult and demonic might be a good start. Sounds a lot like... the year 2020.
New KCI Art Team Assembled
KCI Public Art Selection Process Takes Another Step Forward with Naming of Diverse Panel - KC STUDIO
With an eye toward diversity and inclusion, the first public art selection panel for the Kansas City International Airport single terminal project has been chosen by the Municipal Art Commission (MAC).
Local Biz Upgrades
Impact doesn't stop with the end of a ScaleUP! Kansas City cohort, said Jill Hathaway, and the program certainly isn't pausing amid the ongoing pandemic, which has thrown many entrepreneurs for a loop. ScaleUP!
Slight Warm-Up Today
Sunny and seasonably cool. Wind: NW 5-15 mph. High: 50°
Carly Rae Jepsen - It’s Not Christmas Till Somebody Cries is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now. Keep going for more local links . . .Gun Grab Chat Slated
Missouri is on pace to have more deaths from gun violence this year than ever before, especially in St. Louis, Kansas City and other cities that are breaking homicide records. Public health experts say gun violence is an epidemic that can be treated by addressing issues such as poverty, racial inequality and housing insecurity.
Kander Shares Journey
Since Jason Kander narrowly lost his bid for one of Missouri's U.S. Senate seats in 2016, he's focused on fighting voter suppression and helping veterans in need. Kander has been very public with his own PTSD and depression, which caused him to drop out of the 2019 Kansas City mayoral race.
Scanning Local History
WWI Museum and Memorial gets $655,000 donation for digitization efforts - Kansas City Business Journal
The National WWI Museum and Memorial received $655,000 worth of donations Wednesday to help it digitize its entire collection. The William T. Kemper Foundation donated $500,000, and the National Endowment for the Humanities contributed $155,000, according to a release about the donations. "We would like to thank the William T.
Money Talks To NextGen
Founders' Lab aims to open access to the world of capital for underrepresented would-be startup, investment leaders
A pandemic-founded program has students leading the charge as a new generation of founders and venture capitalists rises together against the backdrop of an evolving and accessible Kansas City, Maggie Kenefake said. "With underrepresented founders, it's really shocking," said Kenefake, managing director of Kansas City University Venture Fund (KCUVF) and venture partner at Royal Street Ventures.
Rock Chalk Reopen
YOU ARE WATCHING KMBC 9 NEWS. KELLY: WE'RE FACING A POSSIBLE COVID-19 SURGE BECAUSE OF THANKSGIVING. GOOD AFTERNOON. I'M KELLY ECKERMAN. THOSE OF THE WORDS COMING FROM THE HEAD OF THE MISSOURI HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION. KMBC 9'S MICHAEL MAHONEY SAYS HE THINKS HE HAS THE NUMBERS TO BACK THAT UP.
Show-Me Vaxx Plan
Williams announced on Thursday that Missouri will get an additional 64,000 from Pfizer and 105,000 from Moderna, which are scheduled to arrive around Dec. 21 JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - Missouri will be getting more COVID-19 vaccines later in December, Missouri health department Director Randall Williams announced during a press conference with Governor Mike Parson.
Politico Vote Check Slated
TOPEKA, Kan. - A hearing is set for Feb. 4 to determine whether defeated Rep. Steve Watkins will face a trial on charges of felony election fraud and other crimes. The Republican congressman for eastern Kansas had initially faced his first appearance in state district court Thursday in Topeka on three felony charges arising from his listing a postal box at a UPS Inc.
The pre-filing process, annually set for the beginning of December, gives lawmakers a chance to set the stage for the upcoming session. In the Senate, rules dictate bills and resolutions are to be introduced based on the seniority of the senator who filed the legislation, with a limit of three bills or resolutions per rotation on the list.
Kansas Suffers COVID Contradictions
The Kansas National Guard conducted 28,000 COVID-19 tests and distributed almost 40,000 cases of protective masks, gloves and gowns. Guardsmen have also packaged a staggering 8 million meals. But even as hospitals fill with COVID-19 patients and deaths mount, the guard's pandemic mission is going the other direction. Col.
Good Cause KC Carving
Saturday, the KC Ice Artist will host a live demonstration at the Holidays in Crestwood fundraiser benefiting Child Protection Center. The fundraiser run Thursday through Saturday at the shopping district at 55th Street and Brookside Boulevard in Kansas City, Missouri.
2020 Teachable Moments
KANAS CITY, Mo. - It's been a challenging time for everyone, especially students. Educators say remote learning is harming some students. One local group is hoping to change this. "Kids are disengaging in the education system all the time for a variety of reasons," United Inner City Services CEO Deidre Anderson said.
Fostering KC Kindness
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The local Court Appointed Special Advocates, or CASA, has seen the number of child abuse cases it handles double in Johnson and Wyandotte counties since April. With more children returning to virtual learning, CASA fears those numbers will continue to rise.
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