For our beloved late night denizens, we take one last peek at pop culture, community news and top headlines for night owls.
The Kansas City, Kansas school board voted Tuesday to move the start date of in-person classes to April.The original date was set for January.The district has been in an all-virtual format since they began the school year on Sept. 8.District officials said more information will be available on its website Wednesday.
Checkout Shopper Tech
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. - Beyond the Christmas decor at Queen's Price Chopper near 87th and Antioch is a new system to keep shoppers safe while roaming the store. "Hopefully it gives them a peace of mind," Price Chopper Owner Barry Queen said. Several machines, attached to poles throughout the store, essentially create cleaner air.
Kansas City Close Call
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- A mother of eight is thankful to be alive after her van was caught in the crossfire during a deadly shooting near a Kansas City gas station on Thanksgiving night. Danielle Benson says her young son and older brother were inside the store when someone opened fire outside of the Troost Market in Kansas City, Missouri.
Prez Trump Disputed
The Justice Department hasn't found evidence to support allegations of widespread fraud that could have changed the result of last month's presidential election, Attorney General William Barr said in an interview with the Associated Press published Tuesday.
Pardon Me, Prez Trump
Their talks occurred as the president's lawyer continued to loudly promote baseless claims of widespread election fraud that cost Mr. Trump the election. Rudolph W. Giuliani, President Trump's lawyer who has led the most extensive efforts to damage his client's political rivals and undermine the election results, discussed with him as recently as last week the possibility of receiving a pre-emptive pardon before Mr. Trump leaves office, according to two people told of the discussion.
Weed Sparks Fight
Republican lawmakers condemned House Speaker Nancy Pelosi after Democratic leadership announced that a bill to federally legalize marijuana will hit the House floor Wednesday. House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer, D-Md., said the chamber will be considering multiple bills, including the Marijuana Opportunity, Reinvestment and Expungement (MORE) Act, and voting will take place Wednesday through Friday.
All day, Project Veritas founder James O'Keefe has been hyping the huge revelations the group would be releasing from their latest stunt. In a dramatic video posted Tuesday morning, the conservative activist could be seen unmuting himself and informing CNN chief Jeff Zucker, "We've been listening to your CNN calls for basically two months and recording everything.
While reflecting on the impact of his past drug abuse on his writing and recording process, MGK recognized two people in his life who were influential in his pursuit for help.
Everybody Loves Elliot
Celebrities are flooding Twitter with support for "Juno" star Elliot Page after he came out as transgender. "I feel lucky to be writing this. To be here. To have arrived at this place in my life," Page wrote in a statement on Tuesday.
Golden Ghetto Last COVID Picture Show
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - An Overland Park theater has temporarily closed in response to the coronavirus pandemic. Glenwood Arts Theatre initially closed for seven months, beginning in mid-March at the start of the pandemic. It had reopened in October with a limited schedule.
Flying High Next Summer
Two U.S. Navy Blue Angel pilots made a quick stop in the Kansas City area on Tuesday ahead of next summer's 2021 KC Air Show. Blue Angel No. 7 touched down this morning at New Century AirCenter in Gardner, Kansas. Two members of the Blue Angels visit each air show site to help prepare the rest of the team.
KC Weather Fear Ahead
Hide Transcript Show Transcript 43 IN TRENTON, 45 IN CHILLICOTHE . THE EVENING FORECAST SHOWS GRADUAL COOLING THROUGH THE 40'S INTO THE MID-30'S BY 10:00 THIS EVENING. 33 AT MIDNIGHT, PATCHY CLOUDS WITH A SOUTHEAST WIND EASING UP AS WELL. LOWE'S TOMORROW MORNING, ANOTHER COLD START, BUT NOT AS COLD AS IT WAS THIS MORNING.
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