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After four Rangers' errors helped the Royals score a season-high eight runs last night, the offense went back to silence in a 3-1 loss to Texas. Kansas City's record is 10-19. In what proved to be a low scoring game, the Rangers still made Jon Heasley work and scored a fortunate run in the first.
Mayor Q On The Road
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Kansas City, Missouri, Mayor Quinton Lucas will be at the White House Friday, along with Kansas City, Missouri, Police Department Chief Joe Mabin, for a public safety roundtable. Lucas announced his plans on Twitter, saying that President Joe Biden is hosting mayors and police leaders from cities across the U.S.
Life Lesson In Scarcity
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - It's going to be a big couple of weeks for thousands of high school and college graduates across the metro. As families put the finishing touches on graduation party plans, an area utility company asks for a favor.
Lady Luck Wins In Tough Town
KMBC file image SOURCE: KMBC file image A woman who bought a scratch-off ticket in Raytown won $3 million, according to the Missouri Lottery.Lottery officials said the woman bought the "Millionaire Bucks" Scratchers game at the Valero on Raytown Road."Oh, my God.
Classic Hotness Cont'd
January Jones might just been the ultimate SPF queen this summer. The 44-year-old posted some bikini pics on Instagram this weekend, stating that she was prepping for "pasty girl summer." And her abs and legs were looking seriously toned! January is a huge fan of Lagree Pilates and puts her core to work doing headstands during her yoga workouts.
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Joe Biden Mocks Republicans' Anti-Disney Attacks As MAGA Crazy: "They're Going To Storm Cinderella's Castle Before This Is Over"
As The Walt Disney Co. continues to be a Republican target in the political culture wars, President Joe Biden once again is trying to turn the tables on the attacks on the Mouse House.
Making MAGA Movies?!?
Donald Trump's media company is now hiring for its upcoming streaming television service, posting an ad on job sites for creators looking to help produce Trump's MAGAfied answer to Netflix, Hulu, and Disney+. In the ad posted Wednesday, the Trump Media and Technology Group (TMTG) announced it was looking for a content development manager to create programming for the company's new streaming service, TMTG+.
Speaker Shares Savior Complex
As COVID-19 deaths reach 1 million in the United States, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi suggested the situation would be much worse if President Biden wasn't in office. "God knows how bad it would be if he had not taken the actions that he has taken," Pelosi said Thursday at her weekly news conference at the Capitol.
Far East Stop The Spread?!?
Streets in China's capital Beijing were quiet on Friday as residents heeded the advice of authorities to work from home to stop the spread of COVID-19, while officials in locked-down Shanghai said they aimed to defeat the virus this month.
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Hipsters Rock Out This Week
Cradle of Filth. //Photo by Barry Meitler Cradle of Filth Uptown Theater Wednesday, May 11 Gothic black metal legends played the Uptown on Wednesday night, opening for Danzig. The band just announced their switch from longtime label Nuclear Blast to Napalm Records. All photos via Barry Meitler, who you can find on Instagram and Facebook.
End Game For Local Legend
LIBERTY, Mo. - Former William Jewell basketball coach Larry Holley died Thursday at the age of 76. Holley, a native of Jameson, Missouri, was a basketball coach and student at William Jewell campus for 44 years, winning 918 games as head coach.
And The Rains Came . . .
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