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Desperate Search For Cowtown Chill Begins . . .
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Many in the metro will be cranking their AC on full blast as temperatures will reach the upper 90s next week. There will be a heat advisory from now until Wednesday. The heat was too much to handle Sunday afternoon, so Erin Bolton brought her family to Miami Ice to cool down.
Golden Ghetto Drama Underway
The Heart of America Shakespeare Festival celebrates its 30th anniversary this month with Romeo & Juliet, which opens June 14th on its Southmoreland Park stage.
Show-Me Newspaper Spin
OPINION AND COMMENTARY The Jan. 6, 2021, riot hearings got under way Thursday. The question: Will the country care? The quick answer is that half the country does care, and the other half couldn't care less and thinks the whole thing is no big deal.
Angel Fashions Her Brand
Candice Swanepoel wore a swimsuit, one of her Tropic of C line. "Stairway to heaven," she captioned the recent photo shoot.
Prez Negotiates With Oil King
President Biden is using key political capital on a risky gamble - that meeting with condemned Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman will convince the Kingdom to stabilize global oil markets and ease prices for Americans at the gas pump. But experts say it's not guaranteed that the trip will produce lower gasoline prices and...
MAGA Vs. Florida?!?
Donald Trump in recent months has been telling confidants that he may launch his 2024 presidential campaign early - and that he's considering launching it in Florida to stick it to Gov. Ron DeSantis.
COVID Baby Vaxx Coming Soon
The Food and Drug Administration said Sunday that Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine appears to be safe for children under 5 years old, the only age group not yet eligible for vaccination in the U.S. The agency published its review ahead of a Wednesday meeting in which outside experts will vote on whether the vaccine is ready for the nation's youngest population.
War Games Cont'd
Fierce street fighting continues in Sievierodonetsk, where Russian forces destroyed a bridge cutting off possible evacuation route
Blake Lemoine, a Google engineer working in its Responsible AI division, revealed to The Washington Post that he believes one of the company's AI projects has achieved sentience. And after reading his conversations with LaMDA (short for Language Model for Dialogue Applications), it's easy to see why.
Old School Kansas City Walking Tour Guide Debuts
This story was first published in KCUR's Creative Adventure newsletter. You can sign up to receive stories like this in your inbox every Tuesday. Just north of Independence Avenue and split off from River Market by Missouri Route 9, Kansas City's historic Columbus Park neighborhood is a peaceful and eccentric Northeast island.
Tribute To Local Legacy
Next week the long-invisible dead of Liberty, Missouri, will be rendered less so. The Liberty African American Legacy Memorial, scheduled to be dedicated June 18 as part of the community's Juneteenth celebration, is nearing completion.
Steamy Forecast For Tonight
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Big Picture Moves Into Focus
(Image credit: ESA/Gaia/DPAC) A space telescope that observes stars in the Milky Way as they appear today reveals what happened to the galaxy when it was just a couple of billion years old, and an upcoming data release will allow astronomers to peek into an even more distant past.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for tonight.