Right now we start this Tuesday morning with a peek at hottie Demi and her top notch promo game disguised as personal interaction with fans and all of THAT inspires us to check pop culture, community news and top headlines.

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Comeback KC launches COVID-19 vaccine tracker

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - As part of an ongoing campaign to increase COVID-19 vaccination rates in the Kansas City metro, Comeback KC has launched its own, embeddable vaccine tracker. As of Monday, more than 780,000 people in the area were fully vaccinated against the virus, according to the tracker.

Locals Buy The Book

Resisting Amazon: An interview with author and bookstore owner Danny Caine

'Shop Local' sign posted in front of independent business. // Photo courtesy of Near Media There is strength in numbers on Main Street. Where there's strength of vision the pervasive fog that is Amazon can be pierced, offering glimpses of an America that wants to shop differently.

Revenge Of The King

Lansing woman found guilty of DUI after banging on Burger King drive-thru window

LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KS (KCTV) -- Leavenworth County held their first jury trial in over a year, finding a woman guilty of driving under the influence after she banged on the drive-thru window of a Burger King in 2016. Angela Salazar, a 46-year-old Lansing woman, was found guilty of felony driving under the influence of alcohol.

Demi Fashion Forward

Demi Rose puts on an eye-popping display in a plunging yellow dress

Demi Rose put on an eye-popping display on Monday when she shared an Instagram photo of herself in sunny Ibiza wearing a plunging yellow dress. Also featuring a dramatic side-split, the social media sensation's velvet gown vividly stood out against the tall green grass she was standing against.


Bitcoin slides 7% after U.S. seizes most of Colonial Pipeline ransom

Bitcoin's price slipped again Tuesday. The reason for the move was unclear, however it may be related to concerns over security of the cryptocurrency after U.S. officials managed to recover most of the ransom paid to hackers that targeted Colonial Pipeline. Court documents said investigators were able to access the password for one of the hackers' bitcoin wallets.

Prez Biden Backs MAGA?!?

Biden's Justice Department moves to defend Trump in defamation suit

The Biden administration's Justice Department filed court documents Monday that seek to defend former President Donald Trump in a defamation lawsuit. President Joe Biden criticized Trump on the campaign trail last year for using the department like his own "private law firm" in multiple instances, including in the case of E.


Social media, news websites hit by major internet outage

Multiple outages hit social media, government and news websites across the globe on Tuesday morning, with some reports pointing to a glitch at U.S.-based cloud computing services provider Fastly. Reuters could not immediately confirm the issue affecting the sites. Fastly said it was investigating "the potential impact to performance with our CDN services," according to its website.


POLITICO Playbook: Manchin comes face to face with his critics

BREAKING AT 5 A.M. - "Senators reveal further Capitol riot security failures in bipartisan report," by Nicholas Wu, reporting on the chamber's bipartisan, 100-page Jan. 6 autopsy: "Capitol security officials tracking threats of violence on Jan.

Hipsters We Can Tolerate

Cheekface Embrace Disaster on "We Need a Bigger Dumpster"

Los Angeles indie-rock act Cheekface are back with their first new music since the January release of their second album Emphatically No. , sharing the lyric video for their new single "We Need a Bigger Dumpster" on Monday.

Kansas City Royal Waiting Game

KC Royals: Answering Adalberto Mondesi questions

Editor's Note and Update: This story was written and published before news began breaking that the KC Royals have now placed Adalberto Mondesi on the Injured List (Twitter link). Someday, maybe even this season, Adalberto Mondesi is bound to put it all together.

Local Po-Po Vs. Hose-Men

Kansas City Guns N Hoses charity fights to return in August

After a year off due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Kansas City Guns N Hoses will return this summer. The Kansas City Metropolitan Crime Commission announced Monday the annual Guns N Hoses event has been scheduled for Aug. 7 at Municipal Auditorium in downtown Kansas City.

Tuesday Warm Up Forecast

Your Storm Track 5 Daily Forecast

Most areas stay dry through tonight with only a slight chance of rain this evening. Temperatures will return to the 60s after midnight with another mild but muggy start to the day. Tuesday looks very similar to today with temperatures topping out in the middle 80s and a few showers popping up in the afternoon.

Cheekface – Best Life is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now.