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KANSAS CITY, Mo. - School districts had to quickly adjust their curriculum to teach in a virtual setting after the pandemic hit a year ago. One of the biggest issues COVID-19 shed light on was the digital divide. Lack of computers or access to high-speed internet was a challenge for many students and families in the area.
Money Train Wreck?!?
The market is valuing Kansas City Southern more highly than it did pre-pandemic. I write put options, but the market price is too far above reasonable strikes to make it worth the effort.
Kansas City Gas Spikes
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Gas prices have moved up steadily in the past few weeks, and experts predict they will remain higher, but steady, through the summer. AAA says Americans are paying 14% more at the pump compared to February. Following last month's winter storm in Texas, the national gas price average jumped nearly 40 cents to $2.86.
Pron Proves Fashionable
IT'S ALL CONTENT: Short films are in abundance during New York Fashion Week, but one curious addition is one that debuts on Tuesday for promotional purposes. In what sounds like an unlikely combination, the adult entertainment site Brazzers is introducing the #INEEDITNOW campaign as its foray into what a company spokeswoman described as "meaningful SFW content."
PREZ BIDEN TAX INCREASE COMING SOON!!!
President Biden is reportedly planning to include the first major tax hike in close to 30 years in the next economic spending bill set to follow his $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package.
President Joe Biden is facing growing political tension, including from within his own party, over his administration's strategy on the US-Mexico border as officials race to address the number of children crossing the border alone.
Rocketman Talks Stinker
SEOUL (Reuters) - The sister of North Korean leader, Kim Yo Jong, criticised ongoing military drills in South Korea and warned the new U.S. administration against "causing a stink" if it wants peace, state news reported on Tuesday.
European Vaxx Debate
France, Germany, Spain and Italy joined several other European nations in temporarily halting the use of the Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine on Monday over concerns that the shots may be linked to an increased risk of blood clots. But experts say no causal link has been identified so far, and they cautioned that the suspensions may wind up doing more harm than good.
STIMMY SPARKS KILLING!!!
The motive of a shooting that has left four people dead, including a child, is being pinned on an argument over (and one person's alleged entitlement to) stimulus money. The shooting took place in Indianapolis this past Saturday.
Friendship Clip Debuts
LP tells PEOPLE what she wants listeners to learn from her latest track: "Live, enjoy and love hard because you just never know when you're going to be taken away for whatever reason" On Thursday, the star released an all-new music video - which features actress and friend Jaime King - for her latest track, "One Last Time."
Kansas City Bubble Tea Boom Comeback Amid COVID
Bay Vanithbuncha and her husband, Chatchai Pinthuprapa, have dreams of opening bubble and milk tea stores across the U.S., with their eyes on Chicago, Miami and the San Francisco Bay Area. But for their first flagship location of Bruú Café, they decided to open in the middle of the country.
Check Local Kindness
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Some shelters help people who are homeless or houseless, and other rescues take in lost or stray dogs and cats. Angel Heart Rescue takes care of both. Marie Kissick and her mother, Alice, visit people living on the streets and in camps every weekend.
Foggy Wolfman Morning Starts Kansas City Tuesday
A Storm Track 5 Weather Alert is posted to begin our Tuesday due to dense fog. Dense fog and very low visibility expected through our morning rush hour today. Clouds will hold strong with a 20% chance for a light rain shower today. High temperatures will climb to near 55.
LP - One Last Time is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now.