Kansas City News Check: Chiefs' Playoff Tix For Sale & Democracy Endures For Now

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Buying Best Expectations

Tickets for possible Chiefs divisional game at Arrowhead on sale Wednesday

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - How 'bout those Chiefs?! It was a nail biter of a game in Houston, but the Kansas City Chiefs left with the win. Based on current standings, the Kansas City Chiefs are in position to potentially host a Divisional Round Game at GEHA Field at Arrowhead Stadium.

Lady Baller Gifted Contract

Current sign defender Hailie Mace to new 3-year contract

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Defender Hailie Mace has been one of the best players in the NWSL since she joined the Kansas City Current, earning a call-up to the US Women's National Team and NWSL Best XI second-team honors.

KCI Arrest Double Take

Suspect escaped handcuffs, stole police car prior to KCI officer shooting

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A suspect managed to escape her handcuffs and steal a police vehicle Friday prior to a shooting that injured a KCI police officer near Kansas City International Airport. Platte County prosecutors charged Lacy Perry of Independence, Missouri, with first-degree tampering with a motor vehicle, disarming a peace officer, and other related crimes.

Ahead Of Wonderful News Puns

Nick's Picks | Bitter Cold and Bitter Politics in the Forecast

Here are the cold, hard facts about this week ... or should I say the "bone-chilling" facts. The weather is going to be one of the biggest local storylines over the next few days. Snow is in the forecast for today, Wednesday and Thursday.

Smut Smackdown

YouTube bans Pornhub's channel for 'multiple violations'

Pornhub's YouTube channel has been banned for "multiple violations" of YouTube's Community Guidelines, Variety reported on Sunday. The policy in question is linking to external websites that host content which wouldn't be allowed on YouTube itself. "We enforce our policies equally for everyone, and channels that repeatedly violate or are dedicated to violative content are terminated," YouTube spokesperson Jack Malon told Variety.

Critics Confront Prez Biden At Point Of No Return

Biden's midterm report card: Americans grade him on economy, immigration, foreign relations and climate change

People in Austin graded how well President Biden handled the economy, immigration, foreign relations and climate change in 2022. "On the economy, I would give Joe Biden an F," a Nebraskan told Fox News. "We're still dealing with rampant inflation. Our gas prices have been skyrocketing ever since he canceled the pipeline."

Bigger Probs Than Democracy

Iran and Russia were too distracted to meddle in midterm elections, US general says | CNN Politics

Domestic unrest in Iran and Russia's war in Ukraine may have distracted Tehran and Moscow from making more of an effort to influence or interfere in the 2022 US midterm election, a top US military cyberofficial said Monday.

Bezos Bored With Dead-Tree Trouble?!?

Washington Post confirms layoffs after leaked video of tense town hall

Following leaked video of a tense town hall Wednesday, Washington Post publisher and CEO Fred Ryan confirmed in an email to staff that the company plans to eliminate a single-digit percentage of its workforce early next year. Driving the news: The clip, tweeted by a Post reporter, shows Ryan refusing to answer frustrated staffers' questions about the coming cuts.

Fed Twitter Influence Exposed

Latest 'Twitter Files' show FBI questioned executives over users spouting state propaganda

The FBI questioned Twitter execs over users spewing state propaganda on the social media platform in the summer of 2020, according to the latest Twitter Files release. The agency's Foreign Influence Task Force - which deals with cyber threats - interrogated Twitter about official state media actors' use of the site, according to emails unearthed by author Matt Taibbi in what he dubbed the "Twitter Files Supplemental" Sunday night.

Power Couple Moves On . . .

Amber Heard settles defamation case against Johnny Depp

Amber Heard has settled her defamation case against ex-husband Johnny Depp, she announced in an Instagram post on Monday. Heard, 36, called the decision to settle with Depp, 59, "very difficult" adding that it followed "a great deal of deliberation."

Hottie Gear Downgraded

Kim Kardashian roasted for 'ridiculous' outfit at Paris Hilton's Christmas party

That's not hot. Kim Kardashian seemed to miss the sartorial memo at Paris Hilton's Christmas party over the weekend, showing up wearing a cropped concert T-shirt and studded black leather pants while everyone else in attendance appeared to be sporting festive looks in red and green.

Cowtown Tea Time Revealed

Ten Places Where You Can Up Your Tea-Time Game in the KC Metro - In Kansas City

With Kansas City's winter weather, a warm beverage is more than welcome. This time of year, a mug of warm tea hits the spot-especially if you're suffering the sniffles or a sore throat from the dry, winter air. why not treat yourself to a "cuppa" in one of KC's charming tearooms? Across the metro, you'll...

More Deets On Horrific Weather

FOX4 Forecast: Snow this week & much colder

After a cold start in the teens this morning, expect sunshine and a light south breeze to push temperatures into the mid 30s by Sunday afternoon. Clouds increase after sunset and then snow showers move in by the Monday morning commute. Snow lasts into early Monday afternoon with accumulations ranging from a dusting to 2″ across the Metro.

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