Kansas City Sunday Look: Prez Biden Forever, Blue Springs Bullets & White America

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Holiday Wishes Start

What does Kansas City want for Christmas? It depends on whom you ask

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (KCTV) - Santa is making his rounds across the metro this month. Saturday night, he made an appearance at Zona Rosa. He rode in on a fire truck to help set the shopping center's 55-foot-tall tree alight. He'll be back for professional photo opportunities beginning the day after Thanksgiving.

Weekend Gunfire Aftermath

Shots fired at Missouri Highway Patrol vehicle during pursuit in Blue Springs

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (KCTV) --- Shots were fired at a Missouri Highway Patrol troop vehicle during a pursuit Saturday evening near Blue Springs. At around 6 p.m. on Saturday, a pursuit was initiated on westbound Interstate 70 near Grain Valley after a vehicle refused to pull over for a traffic infraction.

Rock Chalk Price Check

Kansas gas customers to see new surcharge on bill starting in December

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Kansas Gas Service will include a separate line item labeled "Winter Event Securitized Cost" on residential and commercial customer billing statements starting in December, the company announced Friday. The new line item results from the company's securitization of the extraordinary costs it incurred to provide natural gas service to homes and businesses during Winter Storm Uri in February 2021.

Show-Me Great War Remembered

Missouri's contributions to WWI war effort examined in new book

During World War I, Missouri was one of many states that established a defense organization to take over the duties of the National Guard, which had joined frontline military service. In her new book The Missouri Home Guard: Protecting the Home Front during the Great War, Missouri S&T historian Dr.

Baller Preview

5 things to watch as the Chiefs play the Chargers on Sunday Night Football

The NFL can't get enough of this matchup. For the third consecutive contest between the Kansas City Chiefs (7-2) and Los Angeles Chargers (5-4), the broadcast will be in primetime; Sunday Night Football will show the battle between the first and second-place teams in the AFC West, happening at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, California.

Angel & Taylor

13 of Taylor Swift's best style moments with her friends and former squad

Taylor Swift always looks stylish, from red-carpet events to her massive concerts. But some of her best fashion moments have been shared with her friends and former squad. She's worn gorgeous gowns with Selena Gomez, and bold lingerie with Karlie Kloss. In the early days of her career, Taylor Swift made a fashionable appearance with her friend Emma Stone.

86-Year-Old Prez?!?

How Long Will Biden Likely Live? We Asked Some Experts.

Joe Biden is planning on seeking a second term in 2024, which could make him 86 years old at the end of his presidency. Some democrats question if Biden really should run again considering his age.

MAGA All White With Me?!?!

Opinion | Donald Trump Is Running for President Again. But He Was Never President of Us All.

Then it hit me: Trump was, and continues to be, the chief executive not of a nation, or of the Republican Party, or even of a cult, but of a culture - namely a culture of white supremacy. This is actually worse than it sounds.

Skyfall Averted. Maybe.

Negotiators at COP27 reach tentative deal on loss and damage, signaling potential for major breakthrough at climate summit | CNN

Negotiators at the UN's COP27 climate summit have reached a tentative agreement to establish a loss and damage fund for nations vulnerable to climate disasters, according to negotiators with the European Union and Africa, as well as non-governmental organizations who are observing the talks.

Club Q Tragedy Reported

Multiple dead, several others injured in shooting at Colorado Springs club

A shooting early Sunday morning in Colorado left at least five people dead and at least another 18 injured, according to police. Colorado Springs Police responded to a shooting at around midnight local time. The incident occurred at Club Q, an LGBTQ+ club, on North Academy Blvd.

Crypto Kink Exposed

Polyamory, penthouses and plenty of loans: inside the crazy world of FTX

asual observers could be forgiven for thinking the collapse of the cryptocurrency exchange FTX is another typical tale of financial mismanagement. That's how its founder, Sam Bankman-Fried, terms it: a liquidity crisis that tipped over into a solvency one. FTX had deposits and loans and when depositors tried to get their money back, FTX didn't have it to hand.

Rocketman Flexes Nukes

North Korea warns 'all-out' nuclear weapons response to 'threats' from U.S., allies

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has vowed to respond to nuclear threats with nuclear weapons after the hermit kingdom fired an intercontinental ballistic missile that has the potential to reach the U.S. mainland. State media outlet KCNA reported Saturday that Kim attended the launch with his young daughter for the first time.

Foodie Finds Answers

6 Burning Questions with Strang Hall Chef Brett DeHart

Chef Brett DeHart doesn't mean to brag, but in his nearly 30 years in the culinary field, he's whipped up pretty much every kind of cuisine imaginable. "I started out in a mom-and-pop restaurant where I fell in love with food," he says.

Forecast For Now . . .

FRIDAY: A breezy, but warmer Sunday is ahead for Kansas City

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (KCTV) - Wind will relax as we head through the evening and overnight hours, but expect them to ramp up again on Sunday. Breezy southwest winds will usher in warmer air our way. High temperatures by Sunday afternoon will climb into the mid to upper 40s.

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