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Check-it . . .Kansas City Books Reopened
The Kansas City Public Library fully reopened to the public Tuesday.Patrons can once again browse the collections and touch the books."People miss being able to just bring their kids here for an hour on a rainy day or a day that's too hot.
Bullet Train Restarted
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Riders taking Amtrak's River Runner service from Kansas City to St. Louis will soon have more options. In March 2020 , the slowdown in travel due to the COVID-19 pandemic forced Amtrak and the Missouri Department of Transportation to scale back the service to once per day.
The Dotte Hits 100K Vaxxed
IT IS A BIG ROUND NUMBER THAT'S FOR SURE FOR WYANDOTTE COUNTY SHOT NUMBER 100,000 IN A ARM AT A VACCINE CLINIC THIS MORNING. SO THIS IS QUITE A MILESTONE BUT HOISW T COUHENTY DOING FROM THE BROADER POINT OF VIEW? FOINRMATION SAYS ALMOST A THIRD OF PEOPLE IN WYANDOTTE COUNTY HAVE RECEIVED POLICE WINDOWS OF THE VACCINE.
Miley Savors Promo
Miley Cyrus has never shied away from self-expression and in a recent conversation with Magnum Ice Cream, ahead of her free, virtual, worldwide concert experience, called Miley in Layers, the pop culture icon peeled back the many layers of her life.
As a candidate, Biden said he supported a commission on reparations. But the administration has yet to endorse the actual bill. After his speech Tuesday, the president met with the members of the Congressional Black Caucus, who brought up the need for H.R.
Stimmy Runs Out Soon
Around 3.7 million Americans will be affected by states' early withdrawal from federal unemployment programs, according to a CNBC analysis of Labor Department data. In the past month, 25 states have announced plans to end pandemic-era benefits ahead of their formal expiration Sept. 6. Some states are ending the aid as early as June 12.
GOP Cancels Debate Already?!?
WASHINGTON - The next presidential election is almost three and a half years away, and Republican National Committee Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel is already warning that her party's nominee may not participate in debates. McDaniel told the Commission on Presidential Debates, which has staged debates since 1988, in a three-page letter that it "no longer provides the fair and impartial forum" that "the American people deserve."
Doctor’s Notes Exposed
'Our society is really totally nuts,' Fauci wrote in emails now made public; New Mexico offers $5M vaccination prize: Latest COVID updates
Emails sent by Dr. Anthony Fauci in the early days of the pandemic reflect the thoughts of a patient but weary man who is flabbergasted by his overnight celebrity. Hundreds of emails were obtained by The Washington Post and other media organizations through Freedom of Information Act requests.
Future Blogger Created
Researchers conducting human-animal hybrid experiments struck fear into federal lawmakers worried that nightmare scenarios of Frankenstein creatures have become a reality. Earlier this year, researchers announced a blending of man and monkey. The Salk Institute for Biological Studies in La Jolla, California, said in April that it participated with a China-led research team in an experiment by injecting human stem cells into monkey embryos.
Kansas Rep. Book Celebrated
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Kansas Congresswoman Sharice Davids can add another title to her name: children's book author. "Sharice's Big Voice: A Native Kid Becomes A Congresswoman" was released June 1. The book tells the story of Davids' experience growing up as the child of a single mother, working during school, and finally running for congress.
Growing JoCo Frustration
A group of business owners in downtown Overland Park, Kansas, have started an online petition asking the city to move the farmers market back to its permanent home under a pavilion at 8101 Marty St. in the heart of the city's downtown sooner than planned.
Bright Days Ahead
ARE AND IF YOU'RE A RESIDT.EN EVERYTHING IS COMING TOGHEETR AS MORE POOLS ARE OPENING. THE RAIN IS SUBSIDING FOR NOW.
Beach Bunny - Cloud 9 (feat. Tegan and Sara) is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now.
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