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KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Among some, opportunities to settle in for a warm winter's nap will be highlights of the holiday season. Around the same time, a visible Country Club Plaza-area fixture will come to a permanent rest, freeing up a promising property along the future 3.5-mile southern streetcar route.
Tragic Kansas Tribute
KANSAS CITY, Kan. - Kansas has again marked a grim milestone for COVID-19 deaths. The state recently surpassed 2,000 deaths from the virus and Governor Laura Kelly ordered flags to be lowered to half-staff throughout the state. "For the second time since the COVID-19 pandemic began, I am ordering flags be lowered to half-staff in [...]
Show-Me No Cash
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Gov. Mike Parson and top Republican lawmakers on Thursday said they're expecting Missouri to bring in less money next year as the state continues to fight the coronavirus pandemic. Parson and legislative budget leaders predict Missouri will collect about $9.78 billion in revenue next fiscal year, which begins in July.
Trade Secrets Exposed
Anthony Redpath/Getty Images When I open TikTok after a long day of work, the last thing I'm looking for is a series of product reviews on my For You Page (on the contrary, I'm there to search for Miley Cyrus's erratic comments).
Billionaire Tech Rebuke
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, whose foundation has been part of the effort to develop and deliver Covid-19 vaccines, said Sunday that the presidential transition is "complicating" efforts to distribute one, but that he's spoken with President-elect Joe Biden to ensure the US doesn't "blow it" again.
MAGA WILL CUT YOU!!!
Violence erupted after thousands of President Donald Trump's supporters gathered to protest the results of the 2020 presidential election in Washington, D.C. Eight people were injured, including four who were stabbed, during clashes between Trump supporters and counter-demonstrators on Saturday evening, a spokesperson for the Metropolitan Police Department told Newsweek.
AOC Stirs It Up
When life gives you lemons, make lemonade. Or talk up a storm about the minimum wage, healthcare and the existential struggle for democracy. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's latest Instagram live stream found the youngest woman ever elected to the US Congress standing at a chopping board with two lemons and a plastic jug as she expounded her political philosophy.
Reasonable Comparison Rejected?!?!
Vaxx On The Move
Former Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams dismissed accusations from Georgia's secretary of State comparing her refusal to concede after her 2018 defeat to Gov. Brian Kemp President Trump Donald Trump One person shot in Washington state during violent election protest Pro-Trump protestors, counter-protesters and police clash in DC after day of election demonstrations COVID-19 infections spread rapidly as officials race to distribute vaccine MORE 's refusal to do the same.
Around the world, countries are issuing emergency approvals of the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine. Now transportation and logistics companies face a huge challenge: Getting millions of doses to people who need them at hospitals, clinics and care homes.
Charity After Tragedy
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A clothing drive benefiting a Kansas City, Missouri, domestic violence shelter on Saturday helped Erin Langhofer's memory alive. Langhofer worked at Rose Brooks as a case manager before she was fatally shot last August during First Fridays in the Crossroads District.
Treats For Poor Puppers
KANSAS CITY, KS (KCTV) -- The Humane Society of Greater Kansas City and the Great Plains SPCA HERO team are hosting a drive-thru pickup of winter pet supplies for families. The event is Sunday, Dec. 13 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. It will offer straw for outdoor bedding, sweaters and coats for pets, and pet food.
Weather Week Preview
YEAH. WELL, YOU KNOW, IT'S KIND OF A TAKES THE WINTER NO DOUBT AND WE START TALKING ABOUT SNOWFALL IN THE AREAS OF OKLAHOMA INTO SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS.
twenty one pilots - Christmas Saves The Year is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now.