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Cowtown Confronts Culture Of Addiction

Shelter KC discusses the potential impact of a marijuana tax in Kansas City

Kansas City, Missouri, is hoping to raise millions by taxing the sale of recreational marijuana.The city hopes to spend some of that money on the city's homeless problem.This afternoon the chapel at Shelter KC was filled with the sounds of celebration and praise."We have to meet people where they are at, but we also have to have the tools to help people get past addiction," Shelter KC's Eric Burger said.The city is hoping to add millions to help its houseless population move past addiction and get off the street.

Local Chill For Good Cause

Freezin' for a Reason spend night in cold to collect donations

BLUE SPRINGS, Mo. - For 17 years, a small church in Blue Springs has collected tens of thousands of blankets and cold weather gear to help Kansas City's homeless population make it through the harsh midwest winters.

Celebrating New Captives

Kansas City Zoo to hold gender reveal party for new eastern black rhinoceros calf

Will it be pink? Will it be blue? All will be answered at the Kansas City Zoo!Consider this your invitation to a big party for a soon-to-be-big addition.The Kansas City Zoo announced Friday that it will hold a gender reveal party for its new eastern black rhinoceros calf on Sunday, Jan.

Chat With Local Swifties

Get an inside look at Kansas City's new Taylor Swift-themed pop-up bar

NORTH KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Are you ready for it? A Taylor Swift-themed pop-up bar is now open in North Kansas City. "Just Another Pop-Up to Burn" is a T-Swift tribute bar, hosted by Vignettes Bar on Armour Road. The bar features drinks like "Beer Drops on my Guitar" and "Snow on the Beach."

Hype Machine Persists

KCI arises: From potty breaks to power ports, new terminal focuses on convenience - Kansas City Business Journal

Designers of the new terminal at Kansas City International Airport wanted to ensure that travelers to and from Kansas City will not be saying goodbye to convenience. The new terminal (Code: MCI) is leaps and bounds ahead of the old ones, said Peter Lefkovits, an architect at Skidmore Owings & Merrill LLP.

Diva Profits From Goodies

Iggy Azalea Is Now Joining OnlyFans After She Vowed To "Never Ever" Create An Account

I confess that I was one of the people wall-twerking in a Las Vegas hallway at 1:30AM to Iggy Azalea's "Fancy" and "Black Widow" back in 2014. So, when Iggy announced she joined OnlyFans to release exclusive content for her latest project, "Hotter Than Hell," I became tastefully excited.


More documents found at Biden's Delaware home

Aides to President Joe Biden found additional classified documents at his Wilmington, Del., home, the White House announced Saturday. The additional information was discovered and reported earlier this week and turned over the Justice Department, according to Ian Sams, a special assistant to the president in a statement.

Playing Truth & Consequences

Risk of prosecution on Biden, Trump docs differs due to cooperation

Two presidents. Two tranches of classified documents. Two special counsel investigations. But the similarities in the cases between President Biden and President Trump appear to take a sharp divide when it comes to important elements of the law prohibiting the mishandling of state secrets. Biden is under fire following revelations that since November, his staff...

Sorry, You Didn't Win

Mega Millions: ticket holder in Maine wins $1.35bn jackpot

Friday the 13th proved lucky for one - someone who won the estimated $1.35bn lottery jackpot after a period of three months and 25 drawings that had seen no one across the US win the grand prize.

GOP Forgives Résumé Padding

Matt Gaetz says George Santos should go through House ethics process but should not be shunned | CNN Politics

Florida Rep. Matt Gaetz said Saturday that fellow Republican Rep. George Santos, the embattled New York congressman who has admitted to lying about parts of his biography and faces federal and local investigations into his campaign finances, "will have to go through the congressional ethics process" but shouldn't be shunned by his colleagues as it plays out.

MAGA Shares Trash Talk

Trump testified E Jean Carroll was 'nut job' who said she enjoyed being sexually assaulted

Donald Trump called the writer E Jean Carroll a "nut job" in video testimony last year and falsely claimed she had enjoyed being sexually assaulted - prompting her lawyer to ask if he was admitting he had raped her, according to freshly unsealed testimony.

Funny Money Reporting

The U.S. could hit its debt ceiling within days. Here's what you need to know.

Hitting the national debt ceiling is a major worry for Washington right now. On Friday, Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen warned that the U.S. is on track to reach the debt limit, or the cap on how much money money the federal government can borrow, by Thursday.

GOP Not So Divided After All

Majority of Republicans Approve of McCarthy's Election to the Speakership: Poll

A majority of Republicans support Kevin McCarthy's election to the House speakership, according to a new Economist-YouGov poll. Despite the chaos surrounding the speakership race, 59 percent of Republicans approve of McCarthy's election, 21 percent disapprove and 20 percent are not sure, the poll found.

Vlad On Warpath

Dozens trapped and injured after Russia struck 9-story apartment building in Ukraine's Dnipro

Dozens of Ukrainian civilians were injured and others trapped after Russia on Saturday struck a nine-story civilian apartment complex in Ukraine's central-eastern city of Dnipro, located near the Zaporizhzhia border. In videos posted to social media the screams of those trapped inside the demolished building reportedly rang out as dust filled the air and rescue teams worked to the help victims caught in the attack.

COVID Unfinished In Far East

China coronavirus: 60,000 Covid-related deaths in just over a month

The figures, include 5,503 deaths caused by respiratory failure directly due to the virus, and 54,435 caused by underlying conditions combined with the virus. The real total is likely to be higher because which the figures refer only to deaths recorded at medical facilities.

Trading For Time

What Shall We Do When Mexico Becomes China? | National Review

There is little reason to think our current immigration system can hold up to the pressures of Mexico becoming an even more important trading partner for the U.S.

Truth Still Out There

Pentagon releases its long-awaited 2022 UFO report

(Image credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images/Public Domain) The Pentagon's long-awaited 2022 report on unidentified aerial phenomena, or UAP, is finally here. The unclassified "2022 Annual Report on Unidentified Aerial Phenomena" was published by the Pentagon's Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) on Thursday (Jan. 12) after a months-long delay.

Tragic Murder Aftermath

Idaho murder victim Kaylee Goncalves had moved out of home before stabbings, but returned to see roommate: parents

One of the University of Idaho students slaughtered in the November quadruple homicide had recently moved out of the home where the murders took place, but returned the day before the attack to see her former roommate and attend a party, her parents said.

We've All Got Work To Do . . . 

Pornstar caught filming in a Travelodge says she was 'doing her job'

A PORNSTAR who was caught filming an x-rated movie in a Travelodge said she was just "doing her job". Lacey Amour, 23, was one of a group of 28 people who checked into a Travelodge on Cobalt Business Park in Newcastle. Horrified bosses told how cameras rolled there without permission while families were staying on weekend breaks.

Resolved To Find Somewhere You'll Never Visit After February

Looking for a new gym in Kansas City? Try out these locally-owned fitness centers

This story was first published in KCUR's Creative Adventure newsletter. You can sign up to receive stories like this in your inbox every Tuesday. The holidays are officially over and 2023 is well underway. We made it through another stressful season of traveling, baking, gift buying and family gatherings.

QB Good Deeds Celebrated

Mahomes wins Walter Payton Man of the Year Challenge

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (KCTV) - Chiefs Kingdom made its voice heard. The NFL announced Thursday that the Kansas City Chiefs quarterback won the Walter Payton Man of the Year Challenge, voted on via social media. As the Chiefs nominee for the Walter Payton Man of the Year Award, Mahomes won the social media challenge as the leading vote-getter.

Fight For Land Endures

Kaw Nation enters debate over Shawnee Indian Mission control

Another tribal nation has entered a growing conflict about the future of significant historical land and buildings in Fairway.Last week, the Kaw Nation sent a letter to Kansas Gov.

Against The Odds?!?

Arrowheadlines: Model gives the Chiefs a 19% chance of winning the Super Bowl

NFL playoffs: Which AFC/NFC teams are most likely to hit Super Bowl LVII? Who'll lift Lombardi Trophy? | NFL.com 18.9% Win AFC: 38.2% AFC NO. 1 SEED | 14-3 Odds to win Super Bowl: +340 Odds to win conference: +160 Previously known as more of a big-game hunter with the electric Tyreek Hill at his disposal, Patrick Mahomes has diced up defenses with the short game this season.

Katie Shares Weekend Forecast

Partly cloudy and chilly Saturday


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