Kansas City Friday Night News Cover

Inspired by the fashion goodness and constant promo of hottie Kylie we take a peek at pop culture, community news and top headlines for the late night and in service of our most loyal readers. 

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Kansas City woman races to rescue backyard chickens during flash flood

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- A house with a backyard coop found out the true meaning of the phrase, "Madder than a wet hen." Lucky Perez has been raising chickens for a few years in her KC home, selling the eggs to neighbors through her side business, Hoops and Hooves Farm.

On The Good Foot

Report: Patrick Mahomes 'ahead of schedule' on rehabilitation after turf toe surgery

Good news Chiefs Kingdom!According to a report from NFL Network national correspondent James Palmer, Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes is ahead of schedule with his rehabilitation after surgery to fix an injured turf toe.Palmer, who cited sources in his report, said Mahomes will participate in the Chiefs' organized team activities starting on May 25."The thought right now is he will 'do some stuff' and will then be fully ready to go for training camp," Palmer said in his report.Mahomes suffered a turf toe injury in the AFC divisional game against the Cleveland Browns.

NextGen Suffers Stress

Survey shows more Kansas students struggling with depression, suicidal thoughts

Depression and suicidal thoughts are increasing in Kansas students, according to a recent statewide survey of sixth through 12th graders. Mental health experts talk about the role of the pandemic and the warning signs parents need to know."In 2020, we saw an increase in crisis calls," said Erin Ross, a team leader with Children and Family Services at the Johnson County Mental Health Center.

Hottie Fights Fake News

TMZ Said Kylie And Travis Were In An Open Relationship And Kylie Was Like, "Actually, TMZ, That's Not True"

"You guys really just make up anything." Hello, hello! Welcome to another installment of ~me unwittingly keeping up with the Kardashians~. Today's news revolves around Kylie Jenner. "You guys really just make up anything." I will say - I'm not entirely sure if this means that they're not back together or that they are back together, but in a closed relationship...

Prez Biden Out Of Touch With NextGen Progressives

Biden insists that 'my party still supports Israel'

President Biden said that there has been "no shift" in his commitment to Israel and that the Democratic Party still supports the Jewish state, despite heated and sometimes vitriolic criticism of Israel over the past ten days by progressives.

Party Time Betrayed

Newly revealed text messages shed light on how Matt Gaetz's wingman could bring about his downfall

Rep. Matt Gaetz's office has repeatedly skewered the credibility of his former wingman, Joel Greenberg, who pleaded guilty to 6 felony counts. But newly revealed text messages show that Greenberg may have receipts to back up his allegations against Gaetz.

Talker Ruins Iconic TV

James Corden Hosting 'Friends' Reunion Sparks Outrage, Fans Concerned for Matthew Perry

The long-awaited, highly-anticipated "Friends" reunion is suffering from a major case of buzzkill ... at least for fans who don't like James Corden ... or are worried about Matthew Perry 's health. News that "The Late Late Show" host will be hosting the "Friends" special on HBO later this month has many on social media miffed ...

COVID Infection Aftermath

They recovered from Covid, only to die of 'black fungus.' Here's what we know

Many of those infected with black fungus in India are coronavirus patients, or those who have recently recovered from Covid-19, whose immune systems have been weakened by the virus or who have underlying conditions, most notably diabetes.

Royal Reveals Rough Life

Prince Harry in Apple Plus show: I used drugs, alcohol to cope with Diana's death

Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, isn't done sharing his struggles. On Friday, Harry's TV series about mental health, The Me You Can't See, debuted on Apple TV Plus. In it, Harry tells Oprah Winfrey about how he fought to cope with Princess Diana's death in 1997, saying he turned to drugs and alcohol to try and cope.

Masks For Your Amusement

Worlds of Fun, Oceans of Fun lift mask requirement for fully vaccinated visitors

One day before it's scheduled to open on Saturday, Worlds of Fun announced that it has updated its face coverings policy. The amusement park said Friday that when the park opens at 11 a.m. Saturday, face coverings are now optional for fully vaccinated guests.

Kansas City Biz In The Gutter

Longtime North Kansas City bowling alley, event space close suddenly

NORTH KANSAS CITY, Mo. - After decades as the go-to option for bowling, banquets and more in North Kansas City, the AMF Pro Bowl Lanes and the attached Finnigan's Hall closed abruptly this week. City officials tell FOX4 a private entity took ownership of the 10-acre site without providing further details on future plans for the property.

Rainy Weekend Forecast

More rain is possible for your Saturday

Cloudy skies will remain in place with very little sunshine over the weekend. The low will drop to the mid-60s. A few predawn showers and thunderstorms are possible. Some of the time they could be a bit heavy but not severe.

And this is the OPEN THREAD for tonight . . .