Right now Cardi B's EXCELLENT thunder thighs inspire this COMPREHENSIVE compilation of community news, pop culture and top headlines that offer just a bit of a respite from the culture war . . . Or at least put the slap fighting in perspective.Kansas City Show Goes On
by: Travis Meier Posted: / Updated: KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Broadway is coming back to KC with shows starting as soon as September, 2021. Broadway In KC returns with Hamilton on Sept. 28 at Music Hall in the Kansas City Convention Center. Hamilton, the hit musical about the founding of America, runs for two weeks.
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Wayside Waifs has taken in 25 new dogs.
Super Bowl COVID Little Differences Exposed
While cases are on the decline in both cities, public health experts still urge precautions around Super Bowl celebrations
Hip-Hop Hotness Debuts
2020 is dead, long live 2021! Cardi B dropped her latest music video for her new single "Up" at midnight on Friday (February 5), and with it, a eulogy for a bum year.
PREZ BIDEN PROMISES FREE MONEY COMING SOON!!!
President Biden on Friday hosted House Democratic leaders at the White House to discuss COVID-19 stimulus legislation being rammed through Congress under a budget reconciliation process without a deal with Republicans. The gathering followed a "vote-a-rama" Thursday in the Senate that cleared way for legislation modeled after Biden's $1.9 trillion relief plan.
AOC Story Falls Apart
The liberal fact-checking website Snopes raised eyebrows for appearing to contradict itself regarding the controversy surrounding the Capitol Hill riot story from U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. The New York Democrat this week offered an emotional account of what she said she experienced Jan.
Prez Trump Trial Preview
"The Democrats have a very emotional and compelling case," said former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon. "They're going to try to convict him in the eyes of the American people and smear him forever." Trump's legal team appears to have similar trepidations that next week's proceedings will turn into a high-profile retelling of the riots and his role in them.
Numbers Game Confounds
The nationwide seven-day average for new coronavirus cases has fallen to 130,569 It marks a 47.5% decrease from the peak on January 12 when the average was close to 250,000 For the first time in weeks, the seven-day average is below 20,000 cases in every single state Texas and California
American Life Lesson In Forgiveness Coming Soon?!?
A group of progressive Democrats announced a resolution on Thursday that demands President Biden use executive action to cancel $50,000 in federal student loan debt. The measure is unlikely to succeed given Mr. Biden's more moderate campaign promise of up to $10,000 in debt forgiveness via Congressional action.
New Advocates Launch Fight
The Kansas City PRIDE Community Alliance will serve the LGBTQ+ community The Kansas City PRIDE Community Alliance is the newest non-profit organization to serve the LGBTQ+ community in Kansas City. The mission of the KCPCA is to provide advocacy, social activities, support, and educational opportunities for the LGBTQ+ community.
STL Stands With KC
Despite being connected by Interstate 70, the two largest cities in Missouri sit on opposite sides of the state and often compete for political influence and tax dollars. St. Louis proper is smaller than Kansas City, but it's a much bigger metropolitan area. And then there's the Gateway Arch.
Kansas City Winter Comeback
Happy Red Friday! A mix of sun and clouds expected today, but seasonable temperatures on tap for early February. Enjoy the 'warmth' before bitter cold air comes spilling in this weekend. Snow showers will be likely for the first half of Saturday as arctic air spreads south sending temperatures into the single digits by Sunday morning.
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As he prepares to play in Super Bowl LV against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday, Kansas City Chiefs defensive tackle Chris Jones wants meatballs.
JoCo Comeback Announced
Secondary school students in the area's largest school district will return to the classroom on March 1. The Olathe Public Schools Board of Education voted 5-2 on Thursday night to bring middle and high school students back to in-person instruction.
Hard-fought KCK Homefront Victory Achieved
Kansas City, Kan. - After years of waiting, it's a problem solved for a Kansas City, Kansas couple having trouble getting the deed to their home. Back in November, Martin and Reyna Ortiz contacted FOX4 Problem Solvers, saying they had paid off the rent-to-own contract on their home five years ago, but the pastor who held the deed wouldn't give it to them.
Truck Trouble Reported
Ford Motor Co. plans to further cut production of its highly profitable F-150 pickup truck next week because of a part shortage roiling the auto industry, the company confirmed Thursday. Ford is monitoring the status of a highly fluid situation involving semiconductor chips needed for technology in all vehicles now, said Kelli Felker, Ford global manufacturing and labor communications manager.
Loving Tribute Helps Community
WICHITA, Kan. - A Wichita man has a house full of Chiefs memorabilia, but he's now selling a majority of the items in hopes of saving his home that has served as a meeting place and safe spot to recovering alcoholic. "[My wife] was perfect," said John Taylor, a Chiefs fan from Wichita.
Kansas City Docs Answer Local Vaxx Questions
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A group of local doctors took part in a public forum to discuss the importance of the vaccines, especially as it relates to Kansas City-area minority communities, during a panel discussion Thursday in conjunction with Black History Month.
Country Anthem Turns Up
KANSAS CITY, Mo - The song "Run it Back" back has become the theme song of the Kansas City Chiefs push for back-to-back Super Bowl wins. From the first strum, Chiefs fans know "Run it Back," written and performed by a man from Arkansas who now lives in Nashville with roots in Chiefs Kingdom.
Faith Matters For Super Bowl
Marcellus Casey is the team chaplain of the Kansas City Chiefs. He was raised in Chicago and Kansas City and both of his parents played a big role in helping him fall in love with God and people.
Kansas City Booze Activism Escalates For Big Game
"Everybody wants to see a sports team succeed in the local arena. When our teams excel, it propels the market," brewery owner John Kennebeck said of ways a return ticket to the big game could deliver just as big of a score for local bars, restaurants, and retailers.
Suburban Fan Art Debuts
A Lee's Summit, Missouri, man is finding an accidental side hustle thanks to his art, which is really sticking out. "I didn't set out to get a side hustle," said Jared Ripley. "I'm a teacher. I've got two kids.
Odds Favor Kansas City
When the Kansas City Chiefs take the field for Super Bowl LV, they'll be down three starters on their offensive line. Veteran left guard Kelechi Osemele tore tendons in both his knees in Week 5 (which is as awful as it sounds) and went on injured reserve, ending his season.
Maybe JUST A Bit Of An Exaggeration
Ranking every Super Bowl QB matchup: Where Tom Brady vs. Patrick Mahomes stands on all-time list | CBS Sports 1. Tom Brady vs. Patrick Mahomes, Super Bowl LV Feb 7, 2021: Watch Super Bowl LV for free on the CBS Sports App. No, this is not a prisoner-of-the-moment situation.
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