Kansas City Morning News Light: Fight For Right To Party After COVID

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Doggone Shooting Sparks Court Fight

Lawsuit filed against KCPD and two officers for shooting, killing woman's dog in 2016

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A dog shot and killed by Kansas City officers in 2016 is now the subject of a federal lawsuit filed by its owner. The civil suit claims the officers abused their authority when they shot and killed the family's pet while responding to a disturbance call.

Plagued By Probs

COVID-19 leaves Overland Park man unemployed with no help from state

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. - It's been four months since Kevin Brown experienced his first symptom of COVID-19. And, despite not having received a paycheck since January, he has been unable to collect pandemic-related financial assistance. "About the week before Jan. 28, I started feeling bad," Brown, of Overland Park, said.

Rolling Tech Debuts In The Dotte

RideKC expands e-bike program into Kansas City, Kansas and Wyandotte County

KANSAS CITY, Kan. - The Unified Government of Wyandotte County has reason to celebrate Bike Month KC. RideKC is expanding its service into Wyandotte County. The project was funded through a federal transportation grant to improve air quality.


Pornhub restores, colorizes and posts century-old erotic films

If your idea of good porn involves a randy dandy macking on matrons of the local haberdashery, loosen your bow ties and unfasten your corsets. Things are about to get steamy in the drawing room.

Prez Biden Talks Middle East Peace

Biden hails Gaza ceasefire as a 'genuine opportunity to make progress' - video

US president, Joe Biden, hailed a ceasefire reached between Israel and Palestinian militants, pledging humanitarian aid to Gaza. Speaking from the White House, Biden said the US would also replenish Israel's Iron Dome missile-defence system. Biden said he was in contact with the Israeli prime ministe,r Benjamin Netanyahu, during the 11 days of violence as well as Egyptian president, Abdel Fatah al-Sisi.

Healthcare Vaxx Mandate Emerges

More hospitals require health care workers to get COVID vaccine

More hospitals and health systems nationwide are requiring their health care workforce to get the COVID-19 vaccine. Driving the news: RWJBarnabas Health in New Jersey announced a mandate on Thursday, saying supervisors and those of higher rank must get the vaccine by June 30. They will eventually require the system's 35,000 employees to do the same.


A New Study Says 43 Percent of Millennials Don't Know If, Care or Believe God Exists

A new study from Arizona Christian University suggests that there are significant, statistical differences between generations in regard to spiritual beliefs and behaviors. ACU's Cultural Research Center recently conducted the American Worldview Inventory 2021, a survey of the philosophy of life on American adults.

Windows Kingpin Crushed

Bill Gates Reportedly Had Affair With Woman Who Wrote Letter Telling His Wife

As the New York Post reported, Gates is said to have had an affair with another Microsoft employee, which led to some trouble with the company's board. The report noted that the board learned of the alleged affair two years ago, when the other woman reportedly wrote a letter saying that she and Gates had been in a relationship for years.

Tiger King Park Raided

Feds seize almost 70 big cats from 'Tiger King' zoo

The U.S. government has seized almost 70 big cats from an Oklahoma animal park operated by a star of "Tiger King," officials said Thursday. Sixty-eight lions, tigers and lion-tiger hybrids, and one jaguar, were taken from Tiger King Park in Thackerville, which is run by Jeffrey and Lauren Lowe.

Waldo Wants To Party

Socializing returns just in time for Social in Waldo

Finally, socializing has returned to our realm and the Waldo neighborhood welcomes a new bar and grill, Social. This upscale sports bar at 7425 Broadway replaces the former Tanner's Bar and Grill. Owners Shawn Larson and Tyler Humar, and general manager, Dave Meeker have a combined 50 years in the restaurant business and are excited about their new venture.

Dressing Up After COVID

The West 18th Fashion Show is returning with a Summer Tableau theme

An exploration of spirituality, cults, and collective consciousness will take place in the West 18th St. Fashion Show 's Summer Tableau theme. Yes, cults. Seven designers' fashions will be featured in seven installations that will be designed and constructed by local construction companies and architect firms. These installations will be portable stage sets to be displayed on West 18th Street for a pedestrian-focused installation inspired by this year's Mardi Gras "house floats" in New Orleans

Somewhat Soggy Friday Ahead

Your Storm Track 5 Daily Forecast

I feel like I'm stuck in an '80s Frogger game the way we're dodging raindrops lately. Expect more rain to fall this evening as scattered showers and a few heavy raining thunderstorms pass through. Just like the past few evenings the rain will pass through quickly, but it will likely be followed by more rain just a few minutes later.

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