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KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Kansas City Symphony has planted new roots in an old building in the Crossroads District, bringing life back into the walls that were silenced amid the coronavirus pandemic. The symphony's new headquarters will be in the Webster School building at 1644 Wyandotte Street, according to a statement from the KCS.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - KC Water announced the construction of a new renewable resource facility, costing $150 million. That price tag, according to KC Water, won't increase rates. The Blue River Biosolids Improvements Facility will implement new cost-effective and environmentally friendly processes for removing solid waste.
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Another Lawsuit Confronts Former Prez Trump
The Democratic congressman alleges that he directly incited the violence. In a lawsuit filed in federal court in Washington, D.C., Friday, Democratic Rep. Eric Swalwell has sued former President Donald Trump and some of his allies, including his son, Donald Trump Jr., Rudy Giuliani and GOP Rep.
Free Money Debate Starts
"It would be so much better if we could in a bipartisan way, but we need to get it done," he said on the floor. "We're not going to make the same mistake we made after the last economic downturn, when Congress did too little."
New York State Of Mind
A 25-year-old former aide to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who has accused him of sexual harassment, called the Democrat a "textbook abuser" in a new interview that aired Friday. "He is a textbook abuser," former aide Charlotte Bennett told CBS' Norah O'Donnell.
Prez Shuts Out Press
Nearly halfway into his first 100 days, President Joe Biden has yet to personally hold a press briefing, the longest any president has waited to make himself broadly accessible to the media in decades. Presidential press briefings have historically been one of the few forums where the commander-in-chief is open to direct questioning and scrutiny, shedding light on an administration's thoughts outside official public statements.
El Papa Crusades
IRBIL, Iraq - Pope Francis has touched down in Iraq for the first-ever papal visit to the predominantly Muslim country, beginning a four-day visit in Baghdad, where yellow and white Vatican flags and likenesses of the pontiff flutter above hastily weeded traffic circles. Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi welcomed Francis at Baghdad International Airport.
Begging Friday Forgiveness
Sarah Silverman apologizes to Paris Hilton 14 years after making jokes about her jail sentence at the 2007 MTV Movie Awards
Sarah Silverman apologized to Paris Hilton on Thursday for joking about her jail sentence in 2007. "Here I am, 14 years later, telling you, Paris, that I am really sorry," the comedian said. She said she immediately regretted the roast and wrote Hilton a letter saying she was sorry.
Another Kansas City Scheme Starts Down By The River
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The River Market could be the home to yet another large apartment building, this time an 11-story apartment high-rise with around 235 apartments at the southeast corner of Oak Street and 3rd Street. Tentatively dubbed Defeo, the $45 million tower proposal includes nine stories of construction atop a two-story concrete parking podium.
Serving KC Creatively
One year later, business owners are still finding ways to stay open in the pandemic. One company handled backstage catering for big shows and concerts in Kansas City and it all went away when COVID-19 hit.A year ago, Jeff Berges and business partner, Cody Wyatt, thought they had it pretty good.
Cloudy Kansas City Friday
A cloudy start with a stray shower possible south of I-70. Late day sunshine and staying windy. Wind: E 10-20 mph. High: 56°.
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