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Sly Passes Up Cowtown
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - When Sylvester Stallone's new streaming television series goes online later this fall, viewers will see the streets of Tulsa, Oklahoma, not Kansas City, Missouri. Creators of the show "Tulsa King" originally pitched it with the name "Kansas City", but decided to film in Tulsa partially because the state offers incentives to production studios.
Newspaper Laments Vacuum Cleaner Smackdown
Plenty of Kansas City Chiefs fans have expressed dismay at the prospect of losing linebacker Willie Gay to a four-game suspension announced this week by the NFL. No doubt, two games into a promising season, losing a top player stings.
Building Up Northeast
Abby Hoover Managing Editor Planning for Historic Northeast Lofts at the southeast corner of Independence Avenue and Hardesty Avenue is moving forward. The Historic Northeast Lofts Urban Renewal Plan was presented to the Neighborhood Planning and Development Committee on September 14, before being postponed because proper notice of a public hearing was not given.
Slowdown This Week
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Pavement repairs will leave multiple lanes closed on northbound I-35 at Missouri Route 210 beginning Thursday at 8 p.m. At least one lane will be open at all times during construction, but the on ramp from Route 210 to northbound I-35 will remain closed until work is complete Friday at 6 a.m.
Doggystyle Booze Fight Cont'd
A brewery in Shawnee that's known for being dog friendly must keep the pets outside or close shop.After years without issues, a state inspector says no dogs are allowed at Transport Brewery.Meet Charlie. He died Aug.
Angela Doubles Down
One of the world's most famous porn stars has opened up about a bizarre experience where she slept with a fan - then ended up hooking up with his identical twin brother. Angela White is so an icon of the adult industry, winning Female Performer of the Year three times in a row at the prestigious AVN Awards.
Prez Vs. Russia
President Biden accused Russia of an "extremely significant" violation of the United Nations international charter in its "brutal, needless war" against Ukraine, delivering harsh words directed to Russian president Vladimir Putin, saying the war was "chosen by one man." Biden, speaking to the United Nations General Assembly in New York City Wednesday, reflected on the past year.
Vlad On The Move
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday announced a partial military mobilization in Russia, putting the country's people and economy on a wartime footing as Moscow's invasion of Ukraine continues.
El Papa Pleads For Peace
VATICAN CITY, Sept 21 (Reuters) - Pope Francis said on Wednesday that Ukrainians were being subjected to savageness, monstrosities and torture, calling them a "noble" people being martyred. Speaking at the end of his general audience in St.
Far East Tension Rising Also
US and Canadian warships sail through Taiwan Strait after Biden vows to defend island | CNN Politics
US and Canadian warships sailed through the Taiwan Strait on Tuesday following weekend remarks from President Joe Biden that the US would defend Taiwan in the event it is attacked by China.
MAGA Confonts Lawsuit
The suit seeks about $250 million in allegedly illegal profits netted from the scheme, as well as a five-year ban on the former president, Donald Trump Jr., Ivanka Trump and Eric Trump participating in any real estate transactions-a restriction that would spell the end of the Trump real estate empire.
Vandals Target D.C.
A man was taken into custody after the Washington Monument was vandalized with red paint late Tuesday, police said. The United States Park Police issued an "alert" on Twitter saying the suspect had been apprehended. It was not immediately clear whether he will face any charges.
Planning Your Poke
With doctor's offices and pharmacies now offering seasonal flu shots and updated COVID-19 boosters, experts are urging Americans to get both, with many saying October is the best time. While experts say October may be an ideal window to boost immunity, they are also emphasizing the importance of getting vaccinated, period -- whenever you are able.
Pills Prove Sketchy
Five years ago Mark Horowitz seemed an unlikely skeptic of psycho-pharmaceuticals. He had been taking the popular antidepressant Lexapro virtually every day for 15 years. He was so fascinated by the drugs that he spent three years hunched over a dish of human brain cells in a laboratory at King's College London, measuring the effect of human stress hormones and drugs like Prozac and Zoloft.
Lucky Deuce Cash In
CHICAGO - Two people who wish to remain anonymous have claimed a $1.337 billion Mega Millions jackpot after a single ticket to the late July drawing was sold in a Chicago suburb, opting to take a lump sum payment of $780.5 million, lottery officials said Wednesday.
Zuck Bucks Fade
It's no secret that Meta-formerly-Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's metaverse pivot isn't exactly paying off yet. The billionaire's fortune has dropped by a whopping $71 billion - leaving him with a piddling $55.9 billion left over - this year, Bloomberg reports, rendering him only the 20th richest person in the world.
Iran From Upheaval
DUBAI, Sept 21 (Reuters) - Four Iranian police officers were injured and one "police assistant" died from injuries on Tuesday in the southern city of Shiraz following violent protests, the official IRNA news agency reported on Wednesday. "On Tuesday evening, some people clashed with police officers and as a result one of the police assistants was killed.
Royal Plagued By Pandemic
Steffi Loos/Getty Days after attending Queen Elizabeth's funeral, Queen Margrethe of Denmark has tested positive for COVID-19, according to the Danish Royal Court. "HM The Queen tested positive for COVID-19 yesterday evening and is now residing at Fredensborg Palace," according to a statement on the palace's website on Wednesday.
USA GETS NASTY!!!
Sexually transmitted diseases in the U.S. are at a crisis point. On Monday, prominent public health experts and government officials raised an alarm over the ongoing annual rise in STDs. Preliminary data recently released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows that cases of syphilis, gonorrhea, and chlamydia all went up last year.
One of Kansas City's biggest stars is set to join one of the biggest video games in the world. Jason Sudeikis as Ted Lasso and the players of AFC Richmond are set to become playable characters in FIFA 23 on Sep.
Sore Loser Screed
Royals pitchers have not been good this year, there is no getting around that. Collectively, they have issued the second-most walks in all of baseball while throwing the fourth-fewest strikeouts. Despite an emphasis on first-pitch strikes, they are dead last in baseball in the category.
Cowtown Cuisine Recognized
The New York Times has named a 71-year-old Kansas City eatery among its favorite restaurants of 2022. The newspaper's annual list spotlights 50 restaurants across the U.S. - some new and some around for decades - that the publication is "most excited about right now."
New Digs Realized
While the tourism industry walked on eggshells in 2020, the 130-year-old Elms Hotel in Excelsior Springs began a bold renovation.
Katie's Forecast For Now
Hide Transcript Show Transcript PEP RALLIES BUT IF THEY WERE OUTSIDE, THEY WOULD HAVE RAIN SHOWERS TO DEAL WITH. WE ARE LOOKING AT THE TEMPERATURE FOR FRIDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL TO BE AROUND 65 DEGREES. CURRENTLY 75 IN KC. YOU CAN SEE 60'S TO THE NORTH. THAT IS WHERE THE FRONT IS.
Charley Crockett - "Round This World" is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now.