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KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A man who spent 43 years in prison for murders he didn't commit will be honored Thursday by the Kansas City, Missouri, City Council. Kevin Strickland, who turned 63 Tuesday, will be presented with a special action by the council on Thursday.
Following-Up TKC On Protest
Growing up in her southeast Kansas City neighborhood, Mahreen Ansari remembers neighbors walking miles to the grocery store. Their area didn't have enough grocery stores or quality public transportation or even adequate sidewalks, so her mom would give the neighbors a ride. At 8 years old, she was frustrated.
Cowtown Cleanup Cont'd
Quick moving storms hit Kansas City early Wednesday. The national weather service now says four tornados hit the area. While none caused significant structural damage, the storms have left plenty to clean up. Thursday, several locations are opening up to give people a place to drop off debris.
Retro Hotness Debuts
Editorial [Shutterstock/Markus Wissmann] English actress and model Elizabeth Hurley lit social media on fire Sunday with a jaw-dropping snakeskin bathing suit. The 56-year-old looked better than ever in the latest snap, which didn't leave much to the imagination. "All hail swimsuit season," she wrote in the caption.
Prez Tumbles In Polls & Everywhere Else . . .
Hours before President Biden taped a late-night comedy interview with ABC host Jimmy Kimmel, he attempted a pratfall of his own - tripping up the steps of Air Force One as he embarked on another day without a one-on-one interview with a journalist.
Too Much MAGA?!?
The January 6 committee is set to present its long-anticipated findings on Thursday, but the panel will have to walk a fine line between exposing whether former President Donald Trump played a role in the Capitol riot and putting all the blame on him.
Hard Times Ahead
Wall Street is on the alert for signs of a looming economic recession as the Federal Reserve tries to tame the hottest inflation in nearly four decades - and one gauge indicated this week that a downturn could be on the horizon.
Mercenaries Stay Losing
Mr Aslin, 28, from Newark, in Nottinghamshire, and Mr Pinner, 48, from Bedfordshire, were captured by Russian forces in April. Their families say they were fighting in the Ukrainian military.
Forecasting The Plague
It's 6:30 a.m. and your third alarm is blaring. Another 10 minutes and you'll have to miss breakfast before going to work. You get up, brush your teeth, shower and start a pot of coffee while watching the morning news.
Soccer Celebration Already
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - In one week, Kansas City will find out if the the 2026 FIFA World cup will be setting up shop in the city of fountains. Soccer fans across the nation have been patiently waiting to find out if their city will host matches during the international tournament and on Thursday, June 16, at 4 p.m., the names will be announced.
Fatty Heatwave Ahead
During sweltering summers in Kansas City, we all deserve a frozen treat to cool down. Lucky for us, Kansas City has plenty of mom-and-pop ice creameries with one-of-a-kind flavors sure to make braving the summer heat a little less uncomfortable. Here's our round-up of Kansas City's local ice cream scene.
Forecast For Now
Sunshine Thursday morning will give way to more clouds in the afternoon and a chance of isolated showers. High 81. Scattered downpours and thunderstorms are likely overnight into Friday morning. You can expect impacts to your morning commute. Rain will end in most locations by late Friday morning with a mostly cloudy sky Friday afternoon.
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