Kansas City Tuesday Night News Peek

Tonight we share a peek at hottie Angela doing a bit of promo work for a controversial brand that has more than its share of online lovers & haters. 

Similarly, the sordid topic of pr0n inspires this peek at pop culture, community news and top headlines.

Kansas City Doubles Down On Luxury And Toy Trains

Downtown in the news + KC Streetcar track maintenance

Cordish presses forward with $140M Three Light + $25M Midland Apts Canadian team's 'complete vision' for East Village wins ULI competition One Tank Trip to the Arabia Steamboat Museum Flashcube lights up newest Plexpod co-working space in Downtown Bar + year-round recreation venue planned for Riverfront Boulevard's latest beer to honor Negro Leagues baseball centennial + Streetcar track maintenance repairs continue this week Crews will continue making improvements and repairs to the KC Streetcar trackway this week.


BEST HEADLINE TODAY!!!

Fowl visitors take up residence in flower pots outside Olathe Savers

OLATHE, KS (KCTV) -- Sometimes, wildlife is closer than you think. At times it can be a nuisance. In this story, it's a goose-ance. Outside the lobby of a Savers thrift store, two Canada geese have nested in a set of flower pots, much to the amusement of many shoppers.


Pr0n Spray Debuts

Pornhub now has its own line of spray paint

Skin site Pornhub continues to branch out into the world of culture. Page Six previously reported that the online porn giant had collaborated with Berlin design house Namilia. Now we're exclusively told that the site is working with edgy art store, Art Primo, known for supplying spray paint to top graffiti artists.


Darkside Threatens Pr0n

The Crusade Against Pornhub Is Going to Get Someone Killed

Illustration by Michelle Urra For years, anti-trafficking organizations have pushed agendas that toe the line of vigilantism. They shouldn't be surprised when someone takes their version of "justice" into their own hands. In early February, a post by an extremist Christian group on the far-right social media platform Gab called for the death of a specific Pornhub executive.


Over & Out

Biden to order all US troops out of Afghanistan by Sept. 11

President Joe Biden intends to withdraw all American troops from Afghanistan by Sept. 11, the 20th anniversary of the terrorist attacks that started the decades-long conflict, congressional officials confirmed Tuesday. News of the withdrawal deadline was first reported by the Washington Post. Biden had faced a deadline set by the previous administration of removing all U.S.


Speaker Snubs Insurrectionists

Pelosi on Jan. 6: 'They would have had a battle on their hands' if the mob had caught her

WASHINGTON - On her 100th day as speaker of the 117th Congress, Nancy Pelosi discussed the dramatic events that opened her tenure, when a mob that stormed the Capitol wanted to kill her. "That's what they were setting out to do," she told USA TODAY, if her security agents hadn't managed to evacuate her from the House chamber in time.


Reliving Riot

What's next as Congress ramps up investigations of Jan. 6

WASHINGTON (AP) - More than three months after the Jan. 6 insurrection at the Capitol, Congress is still trying to figure out how to move forward and prevent future attacks. While the Senate has already heard testimony from law enforcement leaders who were responsible for failures during the riot, several more committees are examining possible changes to the Capitol Police and a restructuring of the Capitol Police security command.


Tucker Targeted

Lachlan Murdoch responds to call for Tucker Carlson's firing

Lachlan Murdoch, Fox Corp.'s executive chairman and CEO, defended comments by Tucker Carlson Tucker Carlson Gaetz was denied meeting with Trump: CNN Cancel culture, Q-Anon and the 21st Century condition: Random reaction Anti-Defamation League calls for Tucker Carlson to be fired MORE that prompted the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) to call for the cable network's host to be fired, saying he had rejected an anti-Semitic theory during a recent interview.


Don’t Wake Godzilla!!!

Japan To Dump Wastewater From Wrecked Fukushima Nuclear Plant Into Pacific Ocean

Japan's government announced a decision to begin dumping more than a million tons of treated but still radioactive wastewater from the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant into the Pacific Ocean in two years. The plant was severely damaged in a 2011 magnitude 9.0 quake and tsunami that left around 20,000 people in northeast Japan dead or missing.


Fake Money Trumps Free Money

Bitcoin Hits New High. Why This Isn't 2017 All Over Again.

Bitcoin surged to a record high on Tuesday, a day ahead of Coinbase Global's public stock listing - the latest coming-out party for cryptocurrencies. The price of Bitcoin rose as high as $63,209 before giving back some of those gains, according to Coindesk. It was more recently trading at $62,892, up 4.4% in the past 24 hours.


Cowtown Dance Clips Perfected Amid COVID Lockdown

LIGHTS, CAMERA, JETÉ: Film is offering local performers new means of expression

After local arts organizations got over the shock of not being able to perform in their normal manner, they began setting up cameras everywhere: streaming performances live, filming them to share on the web, or creating both live and "archived" versions at the same time.


Local Midweek Brightens

Wednesday will be sunny with highs in the mid-50s

Hide Transcript Show Transcript OF CROSS CENTRAL AND WESTERN PARTS OF KANSAS. SO EXPECT AN INCREASE IN CLOUDS HERE FOR EVENING. WE'LL CALL IT PATCHY CLOUDS FOR YOUR EVENING HOURS.

And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now.

Comments

Anonymous said…
Livin' large in downtown KCMO!
Stench from homeless campers on the city hall lawn.
Squealing tires from street racing in the middle of the night.
Was that loud noise the sound of gunshots?
900 square foot studio apartments for just $1900/month.
And THE streetcar to take you to Union Station and back.
The city that never sleeps!
And all at taxpayer expense.
The amusement park on the plains.
Hahahaha!!
Anonymous said…
well said!!!
Anonymous said…
Pelosi needs to put her teeth back in and STFU. What an absolute C U Next Tuesday.
Anonymous said…
^^and yet she's rich, powerful. and able to beat your ass with one arm. You?
You're here. She wins! Weird.