To start Sunday morning we consider the fate of the angels along with pop culture, community news and top headlines.
Kansas City, Missouri, Mayor Quinton Lucas and Rashida Phillips, director of the American Jazz Museum based in the Historic 18th and Vine Jazz District in Kansas City, delivered on Saturday a saxophone to Disney's Epcot theme park for a temporary exhibit.
QB Steals Runway Show
Patrick Mahomes looks like half a billion bucks in his Super Bowl 55 travel attire. When you have $500 million bucks, you should dress like you have $500 million bucks. That is exactly what Patrick Mahomes did when he boarded the Kansas City Chiefs' flight to Super Bowl 55 down in Tampa, Florida on Saturday afternoon.
Kansas City Vaxx Effort Ramps Up Across Bridge
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A coalition comprised of city governments and health systems, along with the Cerner Corporation, opened its mass vaccination clinic this week for people who live or work in Clay County. Operation Safe includes the Clay County Public Health Center (CCPHC), Liberty and North Kansas City hospitals, and the cities of Liberty, Gladstone, North Kansas City, Smithville, Kearney and Excelsior Springs.
Panties Pulled Down
Victoria's Secret's interim CEO is stepping down in the middle of a turnaround of the troubled lingerie company. Stuart Burgdoerfer, the longtime CFO of the company's parent, L Brands, had served as interim CEO of Victoria's Secret for the past nine months and has helped steer sales upward despite the pandemic by streamlining its product offerings and widening the customer base, including through plus-sized models.
Prez Trump Proves Costly
Trump's attempts to overturn the election have cost taxpayers more than $519 million so far, Washington Post finds
Trump spent the weeks following the election alleging mass election fraud. His attempts to overturn the results have reportedly cost taxpayers more than $519 million so far. More than $488 million was for Capitol security while another $30 million was in state costs. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories.
Feel The Budget Bern
The chairman of the Senate Budget Committee Saturday evening that it was "unbelievable" that there were some Democrats "who want to lower the income eligibility for direct payments from $75,000 to $50,000 for individuals, and $150,000 to $100,000 for couples."
Free Money Moves Markets
Dow Jones futures will open Sunday evening, along with S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq futures. The House gave final approval Friday night to a budget resolution that paves the way for President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan. Coronavirus vaccinations have picked up the pace, crossing another milestone Saturday.
COVID 2nd Act Debuts
Kaitlyn Romoser first caught Covid-19 in March, likely on a trip to Denmark and Sweden, just as the scope of the pandemic was becoming clear. Romoser, who is 23 and a laboratory researcher in College Station, Texas, tested positive and had a few days of mild, coldlike symptoms. In the weeks that followed, she bounced back to what felt like a full recovery.
Hilaria Baldwin Has Apologized For Not Being "More Clear" About Her "Deep Connection" To Spanish Culture
"The way I've spoken about myself and my deep connection to two cultures could have been better explained." "My parents raised my brother and me with two cultures, American and Spanish, and I feel a true sense of belonging to both." Well, then. I guess that's that.
KC Still Loves Alex
TAMPA, Fla. - Just getting on the practice field was a victory for Alex Smith. Leading Washington to the playoffs? The stuff dreams are made of, perhaps. The 36-year-old quarterback completed a remarkable comeback from a broken right leg that required 17 surgeries to repair.
Local Foodie Deals Debut
The Super Bowl is almost here, and Kansas City Chiefs fans are serious about game day celebrations. We know everyone is going to host or attend some sort of Super Bowl party, be it at home or in a bar and restaurant. Frugal football fans can score big with several great deals on food.
KC Chills For Super Bowl
Hide Transcript Show Transcript DOWN THERE IN TAMPA KATIE. OH, YEAH, AND BY THE WAY, I AM DRESSED FOR TAMPA. I KNOW I'M NOT DRESSED FOR KANSAS CITY SNOW. BUT HEY, I'M SUPPORTING THE CHIEF.
The Verve - Bitter Sweet Symphony is the Sunday song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now.