Kansas City News Look: Ye Cray, Elon Musk Monkeys Terrify & Vlad Tragically Killing It

Once again we've been a garbage blogger but we're hoping this evening news collection might brighten our spirits with a quick glimpse at pop culture, community news and top headlines.

Check TKC news gathering . . .

Blogger Newsflash: We Hear They're Building A New Kansas City Airport

New KCI is rounding into form

A friend and fellow board member of the City of Fountains Foundation got a tour on Monday, with a few other people, of the new airport terminal, which is expected to open in March. I was at the airport last week and again on Monday and could only see the project from a distance.

Manufacturing Toy Train Consent

Kansas City leaders to discuss transit expansion plans at public meeting

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Next stop for the KC Streetcar is the Kansas City riverfront. Mark your calendar for Dec. 8 to learn more about the KC Streetcar Riverfront Extension and the Grand Boulevard Bicycle & Pedestrian Bridge projects.

No Accounting For AirBnB

Kansas City neighbors await subsequent audit on short-term rentals

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Kansas City's Auditor Office released an this week, claiming the city missed out on millions in taxes and fees related to short term rentals. The city said it is unable to collect the convention and tourism tax and hotel/motel occupancy fee due to the definition of a hotel in state statutes and city ordinances.

Sound Of Another Bad Idea

Jazz Hill Affordable Housing Plan Moves Forward on The Paseo

By Kevin Collison Construction is expected to begin soon on a $33.8 million Jazz Hill project that will renovate 11 historic but derelict apartment buildings on The Paseo near downtown into 197 affordable apartments. An additional $150,000 for the project was endorsed Wednesday by the City Council Neighborhood, Planning and Development committee, and the full...

Listen To KC's Fave Bromance

The Kelce's New Heights Ep. 15 - The Mahomes Interview is here!

Kansas City Chiefs On December 1, they dropped a special interview with Chiefs star quarterback Patrick Mahomes. A lot of the stories in this episode sound like something out of a National Lampoon movie, so do yourself a favor and listen to the whole thing in all of its glory.

Pam Retrospective

'I'm a work in progress': Pamela Anderson on restoring her B.C. home and herself | CBC News

Model, actress and environmental crusader Pamela Anderson is on a mission of rehabilitation. Reached at her home in Ladysmith, B.C., she says the goal at hand is to overhaul the six-acre Vancouver Island property where she spent her earliest years and now hopes to establish as a multi-generational haven for herself, her parents and her sons.


Kanye West Has Mental Breakdown on 'Infowars,' Praises Hitler and Nazis

Play video content InfoWars Kanye West is in the middle of a serious mental breakdown live on air with Alex Jones , spewing hate against Jewish people and praising Hitler and Nazis. West has been live for more than an hour on "Infowars."

Workers Claim Prez Biden Fishy

Biden's lavish lobster dinner doesn't change his hostility to seafood industry

FIRST ON FOX: A pair of fish and seafood associations weighed in on President Biden's upcoming lavish lobster dinner with French President Emmanuel Macron . Biden faced backlash on Twitter Wednesday night from Democrat Maine Rep. Jared Golden over his upcoming Thursday seafood dinner with Macron featuring Maine lobster.

MAGA Tax Dox To Be Exposed

Trump taxes: US lawmakers get access to former president's returns

The former president had fought for years to keep his records from being disclosed.

Dems Skip Iowa

As U.S. diversifies, Democrats to push Iowa from top president-picking spot

WASHINGTON, Dec 1 (Reuters) - U.S. President Joe Biden may be a man of tradition, but the Democratic Party he leads is poised to get rid of one of its oldest political rituals. A closed group of Democrats will meet Friday to reshape the party's presidential nomination process.

On Track Against Working Poor

Railroad workers aren't the only Americans without paid sick days | CNN Business

As freight railroad workers look to Congress to provide them with paid sick days, millions of other American employees have no safety net if they fall ill. The US does not have a national standard on paid sick leave, a rarity among industrialized nations.

TV Talk Switcheroo

CNN's chief outlines changes to network after layoffs, including end of live programming on HLN | CNN Business

CNN on Thursday executed sweeping layoffs and implemented a series of changes that impacted multiple divisions across the news organization, including ending live programming on HLN, the company's chief executive, Chris Licht, said in a memo to employees.

High Tech Horror Show

Elon Musk's Neuralink 'has been mutilating and killing monkeys'

Elon Musk's Neuralink is set to host its 'Show and Tell' event on November 30 The annual event demonstrates the company's brain chip and shares updates A group of physicians, however, released details of experiments conducted on monkeys from 2017 through 2020 The monkeys endured 'sloppy experiments that resulted in

War With Russia Takes Toll

Ukraine war: Zelensky aide reveals up to 13,000 war dead

Mr Podolyak also suggested that up to 100,000 Russian soldiers had been killed since the invasion began on 24 February, and that a further 100,000 to 150,000 had been wounded, or were missing or unable to return to combat.

Royals Snubbed In Bean Town

Celtics' players, coaches unimpressed with the royals after Prince William and Kate Middleton sit courtside

The Prince and Princess of Wales made an appearance at the Boston Celtics game on Wednesday night, but not everyone in the building was impressed. Prince William and Kate Middleton stopped at TD Garden during of their first trip to the United States in almost a decade.

Game Recognizes Game

Ex-UFC stunner VanZant leaves porn star in awe with racy leather lingerie photo

PAIGE VANZANT normally draws high praise from her fans, but following her latest saucy snap she even drew admiration from adult film star Christy Mack. Paige, 28, posted a picture to her Instagram while wearing some racy leather lingerie. She captioned the post: "Once a Gangster, always a Gangster."

KC Drinking Schedule Debuts

The 25 Days of Pop-Ups to Visit in Kansas City During the 2022 Holiday Season - In Kansas City

This time of year, we could all enjoy a nice drink-or two-so why not add a dash of fun and plenty of holiday cheer to the mix and hit the town for cocktails at one of the metro's many holiday pop-up bars? From cozy cafes filled with twinkling lights to bars transformed into winter wonderlands...

B-List Coming Soon

Shatner, Esposito, Cook coming to Planet Comicon Kansas City

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The stage is set for Planet Comicon Kansas City in 2023 and some big names are coming to Bartle Hall. Star Trek's William Shatner, The Mandalorian's Giancarlo Esposito, and She's All That's Rachael Leigh Cook will make appearances at the convention from March 17 to March 19.

Celebrated Rigged Kick-Off

Best of KC 2022: KC wanted, got the World Cup

KC Current. // Photo by Chris Ortiz This month, we published The Pitch's annual Best of Kansas City issue. You can browse the results of the readers' poll here. The issue also included a list, compiled and written by our editorial staff, of some of our current favorite things about Kansas City in 2022.

Sweet Collab Story

KC duo opens candy shop at Mizzou, bringing familiar flavors to students far from home

COLUMBIA, Missouri - A pair of Mizzou students from the Kansas City area are providing international students on campus with a taste of home. Kogo's Kandies sells candy and treats from other countries, with the goal of fostering a more inclusive campus environment at the University of Missouri, said co-founders Jacob Burrell-Kogo and Henry Accardo.

Forecast For Now . . .

Windy and warmer conditions arrives Friday

Partly cloudy and cool with lows near 40 Thursday night. Highs will be in the mid-60s Friday with strong wind gusts to 45 mph. Much colder air moves in Friday night into Saturday, with lows in the low 20s and highs in the upper 30s.Slight rain chance Monday with highs in the low 50s.

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