Right now angelic hottie Karlie inspires this peek at pop culture, community news and quite a few local links still worth a look.Kansas City Homeless Help Amid Arctic Tundra
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - With the Kansas City metro in the middle of the coldest stretch of winter, local organizations are stepping up to help the homeless affected by frigid temperatures.
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FAIRWAY, KS (KCTV) -- Snow continues to fall on the metro area creating lower visibility and some issues on the interstates and highways. Expect snowfall to continue for most of the morning into the afternoon hours with most of the metro picking up 1 to 3 inches of snow.
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Victoria's Secret parent L Brands shares rallied Thursday after it raised its quarterly outlook, saying it had strong sales in January, and reiterated plans to separate its businesses. It also announced longtime CFO Stuart Burgdoerfer's plans to retire in August. A search is underway for his replacement.
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Josh Kushner's venture capital firm has raised another $2 billion that it plans to invest in a mix of startups and more mature companies. Thrive Capital announced its seventh venture fund Thursday, saying it will put $1.5 billion into late-stage firms and $500 million toward early-stage investments.
Hollywood stars reacted harshly Saturday to former President Donald Trump's acquittal in his historic second impeachment trial. The Senate's 57-43 vote in favor of conviction for incitement of insurrection in the Jan. 6 storming of the U.S. Capitol fell short of the supermajority needed. A number of celebrities took to Twitter afterward to express their outrage.
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TJ Ducklo has resigned from his position as White House deputy press secretary following a brief controversy over the appropriate punishment after he threatened a reporter. Ducklo had initially been suspended for one week without a pay on Friday after Vanity Fair came out with a story revealing he had threatened Politico's Tara Palmeri.
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the nation's leading infectious disease expert, said on Sunday that a stimulus bill needed to be passed in order for schools to safely reopen. While appearing on ABC's "This Week," Fauci spoke with host about how schools could safely reopen, expanding on new guidelines that were recently released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
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Police Are Investigating If An Officer Posted A "Valentine" Of George Floyd Captioned "You Take My Breath Away"
The Los Angeles Police Department is investigating a complaint that a staff member posted a Valentine's Day-styled image of George Floyd with the caption, "You take my breath away." In a statement provided to BuzzFeed News Sunday, a spokesperson for LAPD said the department was "aware of the post" and that "a personnel complaint has been initiated."
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Sen. Lindsey Graham warned that Republicans could move to impeach Vice President Kamala Harris - arguing that former President Donald Trump's Senate impeachment trial over provoking the Capitol riot "opened Pandora's Box."
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New York Magazine Writer Compares 'Mandalorian' Actress Gina Carano's Treatment To Hollywood's Blacklisting in the 1950s
New York Magazine writer Jonathan Chait says Hollywood's treatment of conservative actress Gina Carano is reminiscent of the Hollywood blacklist in the 1950s. Chait's Friday essay for the Intelligencer argued there was no "principled distinction" between Carano's recent termination from future episodes of The Mandalorian and her representation and the Hollywood blacklist against communists.
Local Winning Tradition Celebrates Latest Milestone
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Negro League Baseball Museum is celebrating a milestone Saturday: the 101st anniversary for the Negro Leagues. To do so, the museum launched a new collegiate level course called "Negro Leagues 101." As part of the course, the museum will launch a series of programs and lectures.
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Hide Transcript Show Transcript KANGAROO AND OTHER ANIMALS THAT ARE HUGE LIKE THAT. ALL RIGHT, LET'S TALK ABOUT OUR WEATHER RIGHT NOW. WE'VE GOT FIRST ALERT WEATHER. THAT'S WHY IT'S LIT UP IN RED NOT JUST BECAUSE IT'S VALENTINE'S DAY ACTUALLY BECAUSE THE WEATHER IS QUITE SERIOUS NOTICE AS YOU LOOK AT THE DIFFERENT TIME FRAMES, THERE'S SOME FRAMES WHERE THERE'S SNOW INDICATED OTHER TIMES.
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