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KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The inaugural Kansas City BBQ Festival is taking place this weekend at Arrowhead Stadium, allowing guests to try meat from world champion smokers. The festival is featuring highly decorated BBQ Champions from around the country, giving them the chance to show off their specialties.
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Wastewater treatment plant back online after power loss causes untreated water to spill into Blue River
KC Water's said its Blue River Wastewater Treatment Plant is back online after power was restored around 4:30 p.m.
Stimmy For Party Time!!!
Live entertainment venues, among the hardest hit businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic shutdown, are finally getting some long-sought economic relief from the federal government. In late December, a glimmer of hope for the struggling industry came in the form of the Shuttered Venue Operators Grant (SVOG) program when the Economic Aid Act was signed into law.
Classic Pr0n Review
Season Two of the podcast Tabloid starts by challenging our assumptions about sex tapes. Specifically, that whoever made them must have released them on purpose. Particularly at a time when people share every facet of their life for attention on social media, it's hard to imagine recording anything - let alone something as tantalizing as sex - just for yourself.
MAGA After All?!?
WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden can't speak the obvious truths about his decision to rapidly withdraw U.S. troops from Afghanistan: There was no good way to leave, America lost more than it gained in a 20-year war and the Taliban is almost certain to take over now.
Fall Of Kabul???
The Taliban continue to gain territory in Afghanistan and stir international fears of a humanitarian crisis in the wake of the ongoing withdrawal by US and allied forces. The Muslim extremist group claims to now control 85 percent of the country.
DALLAS - Fringe right-wing political groups converged on the Hilton Anatole in Dallas this weekend for the Conservative Political Action Conference, where some attendees openly boasted of participating in events that led to the Jan. 6 riot and speakers gleefully peddled anti-semitic conspiracy theories.
The widow of slain Haitian President Jovenel Moise spoke out for the first time Saturday after her husband was gunned down by a team of assassins Wednesday morning in the beleaguered Caribbean nation. "I'm alive, thanks to God," Martine Moïse said in Creole in a 2-minute recording that was posted on Twitter and played on radio stations throughout Haiti.
Old School Rules
of By Karenna Meredith PopSugar | Life amid a pandemic changed many people's beauty routines, including Andie MacDowell's. The actress (known for her iconic curls) used the past few months to experiment with her naturally gray roots. This past week, MacDowell brought her salt-and-pepper style to the red carpet for the first time at the Cannes Film Festival.
Upscale Foodie Celebration
I started feeling it one bite into the semifreddo. As the toasty miso-butterscotch mousse slid down my throat, I noticed pressure building behind my eyes. My nose started to run. I put down my spoon and locked eyes with my dining partner, whose face had also frozen.
Local Merch Backstory
They met in Ecuador, relocated to KC; now one couple is wrapping the culture gap with native blankets
Editor's note: The following story - a spotlight on a member of the Plexpod community - is sponsored by Plexpod, a progressive coworking platform offering next generation workspace for entrepreneurs, startups, and growth-stage companies of all sizes. A Kansas City company's mission to connect U.S.
Kansas City Stormy Weather
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) --- A severe thunderstorm watch has been issued for the Kansas City metro area until 10 p.m. The storms are capable of producing damage winds, gusts and large hail. KCTV5.com is now with you on the go!
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