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Cruising in a car with people you don't live with offers an easy opportunity for the coronavirus to latch onto you if someone is sick, just like in other enclosed spaces such as apartments and restaurants. That's because respiratory droplets potentially carrying the virus, when coughed or sneezed out by a sick person, remain suspended in the air before settling down.
Look Both Ways
SOURCE: KMBC Two pedestrians were seriously injured in a crash Wednesday afternoon near 107th Street and Blue Ridge Boulevard, Kansas City police said.The crash was reported about 2:45 p.m.Accident investigators are at the scene. Refresh this page for updates. Two pedestrians were seriously injured in a crash Wednesday afternoon near 107th Street and Blue Ridge Boulevard, Kansas City police said.
Tragic Crash Aftermath
LENEXA, Kan. - The Kansas Highway Patrol has identified the FedEx driver killed in a fiery crash early Wednesday morning. The crash was reported around 4 a.m. when KHP says the driver of the truck was heading north on Kansas Highway 7 when he left the roadway to the east and rolled over the guardrail, [...]
Meet New Panty Promoter
This week in leadership updates, Victoria's Secret appoints Martha Pease as CMO, Hunter Boot taps Claudia Plant as CMO, Coty names Stefano Curti chief brands officer, consumer beauty, the WNBA hires Phil Cook as its first CMO and more.
President-elect Joe Biden's son, Hunter Biden, said Wednesday in a statement that he learned his tax affairs are being investigated by the US Attorney's Office in Delaware.
COVID Cash Debated
Lawmakers continue to wrestle. Will the next Covid relief bill contain $600 or $1,200 stimulus checks?
As Capitol Hill lawmakers continue to work on the next round of coronavirus relief, a big question remains: Will there be a second round of $1,200 stimulus checks? Based on one new plan, lawmakers for and against those checks could split the difference and send $600 one-time payments instead of the $1,200 sums that were sent out to millions of Americans this past spring.
Social Media Crackdown
The attorney general of New York has filed a massive antitrust lawsuit against Facebook, seeking to force a divestiture of acquisitions such as Instagram and WhatsApp. The suit filed on Wednesday in U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia is spearheaded by New York Attorney General Letitia James, and joined by 47 other state attorneys general.
SUPREME PREZ TRUMP CASE GAINS MOMENTUM!?!
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump asked the Supreme Court Wednesday to overturn the 2020 election results by tossing out votes cast in Georgia, Michigan, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin and allowing state legislatures to appoint new electors.
NextGen Media Game Debuts
CEOs for AT&T, NBCUniversal, and ViacomCBS spoke at a recent conference about the push into streaming and how that affects movies heading to theaters. The comments come after Warner Bros. announced it was moving its 2021 slate to simultaneously release on HBO Max.
Front Office Foibles Persist
Hunter Dozier was drafted as a shortstop out of Stephen F. Austin University. This is not unusual, as the players who are athletic enough to go in the first round of an MLB draft also tend to be the most athletic player on their college team, and the most athletic players on any given baseball team tend to play shortstop.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - For years, Susanne McDaniel worked in radio and ran her own advertising company. But, her love for animals eventually prompted her to switch careers. "In 2018, I decided to close my adverse advertising agency and pet-sit full time," she said.
Amazing Kansas City 2020 Autumn Once Again
Hide Transcript Show Transcript OTTAWA AT 70 DEGREES CURRENTLY. EVENING LOOKS GREAT, TAKE A JACKET, TEMPERATURES WILL COOL THROUGH THE 50'S. WE WILL HAVE A MOSTLY CLEAR SKY AND ON OUR 40'S HEADING UNTIL -- INTO THE LATE EVENING HOURS. A LITTLE BIT COLDER FOR LAWRENCE AND OTTAWA, 36 IN KANSA CITY, A SEMI-START TO OUR THURSDAY.
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