Kansas City Thursday News Layout

Right now and apropos for #TBT, we think it's remarkable that eternal hottie Pamela continues her pursuit of love through middle-age and that inspires us to share pop culture, community news and top headlines.

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Flowery Prose Hypes Football Glory Days For Kansas City

Thompson: Even in a strange year, the Chiefs represent the best of K.C.

ON THE NIGHT the Kansas City Chiefs earned a second consecutive trip to the Super Bowl, a local chef named Mano Rafael cried in his kitchen.


Downtown Kansas City Suffers More Busted Pipes

Water main break shuts down I-35 northbound downtown

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A water main break shut down northbound Interstate 35 on the north side of the downtown loop early Thursday morning. Crews were called to eastbound Interstate 70 at the northbound I-35 split just before 5:30 a.m.


Broadway Trade Out

MoDOT selects contractor to replace Buck O'Neil Bridge

The Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission announced Wednesday that it has selected Massman-Clarkson, A Joint Venture, as the design-build contractor to replace the Buck O'Neil Bridge, formally known as the Broadway Bridge.


Pam Tries 4th Time

All the Photos and Details from Pamela Anderson's Surprise Backyard Wedding to Fourth Husband Dan Hayhurst

The Baywatch star married her bodyguard on Christmas Eve after less than one year of dating New year, new husband! Pamela Anderson surprised fans last week by revealing she married her bodyguard Dan Hayhurst in an intimate backyard ceremony on December 24 at the Vancouver Island, Canada home she purchased from her grandparents.


MAGA Loses To Cheney

Donald Trump's backers failed to take down Liz Cheney. But the GOP's 'civil war' is nowhere near over.

WASHINGTON - Donald Trump and his allies lost the first battle for post-election control of the Republican Party Wednesday night - but not without a fight, making clear that the political war within the GOP is nowhere near over. House Republicans voted Wednesday to keep Rep.


Everybody Loves Free Money

Over 60% of Republicans throw support behind Biden's $1,400 stimulus check, poll shows

A majority of Republicans support President Joe Biden's proposal to send eligible Americans $1,400 stimulus checks, despite efforts from some GOP lawmakers to slash them, according to a new poll. The survey, which was released Wednesday by Quinnipiac University, found that 64 percent of Republicans support the increased payments, along with 90 percent of Democrats.


Newsies Clearly Haven’t Discovered Photoshop

What a picture of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in a bikini tells us about the disturbing future of AI

ant to see a half-naked woman? Well, you're in luck! The internet is full of pictures of scantily clad women. There are so many of these pictures online, in fact, that artificial intelligence (AI) now seems to assume that women just don't like wearing clothes.


COVID Kills Natives

Exclusive: indigenous Americans dying from Covid at twice the rate of white Americans

Covid is killing Native Americans at a faster rate than any other community in the United States, shocking new figures reveal. American Indians and Alaskan Natives are dying at almost twice the rate of white Americans, according to analysis by APM Research Lab shared exclusively with the Guardian.


Tokyo Olympic Honcho Earns ‘Woke’ Rebuke

Tokyo Olympics president sparks uproar over sexist remarks, issues apology

The Tokyo Olympics ' organizing president, Yoshiro Mori, came under fire earlier this week over sexist comments he made about women and, while he later apologized, said he has no intention of resigning from the committee. Mori was quoted as saying women are "annoying" because they can talk too much during meetings.


Courthouse Payout In Wings

Jackson County Executive provides lunch for healthcare workers with buffalo wing winnings in football wager

February 3, 2021 Jackson County Executive Frank White, Jr. happily received two buckets of world famous buffalo wings today after winning a friendly football wager with Erie County, New York County Executive Mark Poloncarz. The Chiefs beat the Buffalo Bills 38-24 in the AFC Championship game sending them to the Superbowl for the second straight year.


Boozy Weekend Ahead

Kansas City Cocktails to sip on Super Bowl Sunday

For football fans looking for a championship repeat, these Kansas City cocktails might be flowing from brunch through the final minute countdown. Although no one wants to jinx their team, these cocktails are worthy of any celebration. The food component of a Kansas City themed Super Bowl party is more obvious.


Big Chill Today

Cold front brings a big drop in temperatures & snow by mid-morning

Light rain is expected early today, changing to snow by 8-9am. Light amounts expected although a quick 1/2" is not out of the question mainly near and north of KC.

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Local Fakers Abound

Beware of fake Chiefs merchandise

With the Chiefs back in the 2021 Super Bowl, it's time to watch out for scams, whether it's fake merchandise or fake tickets.The fake stuff is out there and it's getting harder to tell the difference."You want to buy authentic products that you deserve for your money.


COVID Cut Close Call

Over 20 Chiefs players, staffers were set to see barber who tested positive for COVID, reports say

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A new report suggests there could have been a lot more Kansas City Chiefs players on the COVID-19 list this week had the team not acted sooner on Sunday. On Monday, the Chiefs placed wide receiver Demarcus Robinson and center Daniel Kilgore on the reserve/COVID-19 list due to close contact, coach Andy Reid said.


Kansas City Fanbois Freeze For Super Bowl Return Trip

Freezing temps won't stop metro Chiefs fans from cheering on team during Super Bowl

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - As nice as the weather is in Tampa, Chiefs fans back in Kansas City are going to have some rough temperatures to contend with during Super Bowl game time. It's going to be cold. Temperatures could bottom out in the low 20s on Sunday.


Show-Me Republicans Backing Obamacare Core

Missouri GOP proposal would shield pre-existing conditions

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Several Republican Missouri lawmakers on Tuesday filed legislation to ensure people with pre-existing conditions can access health insurance if the Affordable Care Act is undone. The proposals would amend the state Constitution to require that health insurance companies cover people with pre-existing medical conditions without charging them more.


Rock Chalk Vaxx Search Cont’d

Kansas 'Find My Vaccine' tool shows where to get COVID-19 shots

by: Travis Meier Posted: / Updated: TOPEKA, Kan. - Kansas officials have launched an interactive mapping tool that allows residents to find COVID-19 vaccination sites near them. Governor Laura Kelly announced the launch on Feb. 3. In a statement, she said Kansans in vaccine phase 1 and 2 should use the tool to help set up inoculation appointments.


Show-Me Wealth Share

Missouri graduate to share in invention profits under deal

A Missouri graduate who said his professor stole his invention for a drug delivery system will share in its profits under a settlement that also gives the University of Missouri System a cut of the revenue KANSAS CITY, Mo.


Pandemic Cash Arrives

Kansas to receive over $1.6 million in FEMA assistance

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - Kansas will get over $1.6 million from FEMA to help with the COVID-19 pandemic. Senator Roger Marshall (R-Kan.) says Kansas will get over $1.6 million in federal cost-sharing to help immediate staffing and supplies needs for the Kansas Division of Emergency management.


Football Priorities Exposed

Missouri parents most likely to let kids skip doing their homework for Super Bowl, survey says

Some say the Super Bowl is the biggest sports day of the year and apparently some people think the annual championship game is even more important than doing homework.


Local Culture Debuts

Black Opera Meets Its Moment - KC STUDIO

When the Lyric Opera of Kansas City announced local chorus auditions for "Porgy and Bess" in spring of 2020, the call advertised a "once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to join leading African American singers on stage." For many, "Porgy and Bess" is the American opera. It's also the most prominent (and controversial) example of Black opera.


Super Bowl En EspaƱol

Chiefs' Spanish broadcasters bringing new level of access, excitement to Latino fans

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Chiefs Kingdom can be heard in multiple languages, and Spanish-speaking Kansas Citians are a big part of the fan base. That's why there's a crew of broadcasters breaking down barriers, all while breaking down the game. The excitement and energy in a Tico Sports broadcast of a Kansas City Chiefs [...]


Building Up Economy Again

We're Hiring: Lowe's looking to staff KC area stores

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Lowe's is getting ready for a very busy spring season and is looking to hire about a thousand people in the Kansas City area. The jobs include many seasonal positions, as well as some part-time and full-time positions.


Remembering Marty As He Copes With Hospice

PHOTOS: Marty Schottenheimer through the years in Kansas City

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Comments

  1. is there a line for next turn on Pamela?

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  2. ^^^ about 20 years too late. Sorry.

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  3. GIBS ME FREE MOOLAH UNCLE JOE!

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  4. speaking of AOC .. MSM covering up her lie about the "trauma" of the Capitol protests..

    turns out she wasn't even in the Capitol bldg..but in the totally secure Cannon bldg.
    two blocks away..

    Alexandria Ocasio-Smolett...

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  5. ^^^ Trump lie.

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  6. Better link:

    https://www.foxnews.com/politics/aoc-under-fire-amid-details-that-she-wasnt-in-capitol-building-during-riots

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  7. I like how they leave out China Joe's shattered promise of $2000 stimulus checks.

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  8. ^^^ Truth.

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  9. "I like how they leave out China Joe's shattered promise of $2000 stimulus checks."

    And yet I like how you flunked grade school math and can't add $600 plus $1400, 10:56. Weird.

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    1. What? That's not what China Joe promised at all. I wonder if he'll try the same lame spin as you. Let’s go back and add the other stimuli that Trump put into place, why not? Lol

      Poor Chimpy. You never get better at this, but you do keep trying.

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  10. my free Obama-phone is about due for an upgrade. Good uncle joe is funding this one too. iPhone12 Max here I come baby.

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  11. ^^^ Lulz.

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  12. Uneducated males are always the ones running their mouths in our meetings at work.......weird.

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    1. Not surprised. After all, your work is in the zoo as an exhibit and the rest of the Chimps may indeed be as uneducated as you.

      You're probably done for the day, Chimpster. ;)

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  13. Greedo probably has AOC PTSD now.

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  14. I might need that photoshopped image of AOC in a skimpy bikini for ah . . . research.

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  15. "American Indians and Alaskan Natives are dying at almost twice the rate of white Americans"

    This headline could just as easily say "White Americans are twice as sanitary and have one-half the death rate of American Indians and Alaskan Natives"

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  16. Good fun!

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