Kansas City Sunday News Sit Down: Infrastructure Repair, Road Trip & EPIC Pix

Once again, we take a peek at pop culture, community news and top headlines.

Check TKC news gathering . . .


Cowtown Savors New Year

Coming Soon! The Most Anticipated Restaurant and Bar Openings of 2023 - In Kansas City

This year, small is the new big, as restaurant and bar owners are opening tiny spaces that they hope will cost less but earn more. The smaller the space, the more personal the experience is for both the restaurant and the guest. The stories behind some of these new locations feels tied to a more...


Party Time Postscript

1 injured in New Year's Eve crash at 39th Street, Broadway Boulevard

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - 1 person is in critical condition after a New Year's Eve crash in Kansas City, Missouri. The Kansas City, Missouri, Police Department responded to reports of a critical injury crash around 10:30 p.m. Saturday at 39th Terrace and Broadway Boulevard.


Crossroads Fix Cont'd

Kansas City crews repair broken water main downtown, boil advisory remains in effect

A broken water main has been repaired in downtown Kansas City after causing a sinkhole Friday night, but a boil advisory remains in effect for now. Kansas City, Missouri, Mayor Quinton Lucas tweeted that KC Water crews worked 18 hours to repair the water main break at 17th Street between Main and Walnut streets.Lucas said the line was back in service as of 1:30 p.m.


EPIC Kansas Journey Reported

A brother and sister had to stop 6 times in 1 day to charge their rented Tesla in cold weather because the battery drained so quickly

A brother and sister rented a Tesla and found they had to stop six times in one day to charge it. Xaviar Steavenson and his sister Alice drove from Orlando, Florida to Wichita, Kansas.


Show-Me Weed Schedule

Breaking down the timeline for Missouri's recreational marijuana rollout

Hide Transcript Show Transcript CODY: A NEW YEAR BRINGS NEW ACCESS TO MARIJUANA TO THE STATE OF MISSOURI. WE'RE NOW WATCHING THE RECREATIONAL ROLLOUT. AMENDMENT 3 WENT INTO EFFECT ON DECEMBER 8, MEANING PEOPLE 21 AND OLDER CAN ALREADY LEGALLY POSSESS AND USE THE UP TO THREE OUNCES OF MARIJUANA IN MISSOURI.


Angels Rise Above Controversy

These Victoria Secret Models Dealt With Near-Endless Scandals Throughout Their Careers

As people's opinions of what's beautiful shifted and inner secrets about the company were exposed, they pivoted in an entirely new direction. Victoria's Secret received so much heat from the public they completely rebranded, even going as far as to eliminate their famous angels.


Prez Biden Grows Stronger

Biden begins 2023 with a stronger hand to play and a growing inclination to play it

There are challenges still on the horizon, from an economy threatening to slow down, to the war in Europe, to an incoming Republican House majority threatening gridlock and investigations.


MAGA Impolitely Ignored?!?

Trump invited the press to a 'media availability' slot at Mar-a-Lago. Not a single cable news network covered it.

Donald Trump invited the press to a "media availability" slot at Mar-a-Lago on New Year's Eve. No cable news network covered it, not even Newsmax, according to Raw Story. The audio was also barely audible during the first half of Trump's remarks.


Wartime Pledge For New Year

Volodymyr Zelenskyy pledges victory in 2023 as Ukraine shoots down Russian missiles

Ukraine weathered another round of missile and drone attacks early on New Year's Day as President Volodymyr Zelenskyy lauded the country's determination to overcome Russian aggression, saying that "when we win, we will hug". Russia launched 45 Iranian-made drones mostly targeting the capital Kyiv overnight, all of which were shot down by Ukraine's air defences, with no reported casualties.


American Good Life Fades 

US luxury housing market hits sharpest skid on record: data

Even high-end luxury homes aren't immune from the US housing market's ongoing slump, according to the latest data released by real estate firm Redfin this week. Sales of luxury homes - defined as properties that are estimated to be in the top 5% based on market value - plummeted by a whopping 38.1% in the three-month period ending on Nov.


NextGen Opts Out Of Tech Play

Rookie Traders Are Calling it Quits, and Their Families Are Thrilled

Many who picked up investing during the pandemic are cooling on the hobby Some novices who took up trading during the pandemic are abandoning the hobby. Their loved ones are breathing a sigh of relief.


Last Words From Faith Leader

Former Pope Benedict XVI asks for forgiveness, thanks God in final published letter | CNN

Former Pope Benedict XVI, who died Saturday in a monastery in the Vatican at the age of 95, asked for forgiveness for those he has "wronged" in the spiritual testament published following his death. Benedict, who was the first pontiff in almost 600 years to resign his position, rather than hold office for life, passed away on Saturday, according to a statement from the Vatican.


EPIC Pix Of Kansas City Landmark

How Low Can Mo Go

The river is always lower at this time of year as much water is tide up in ice further north. But I've never seen it this low. All of this land is normally under water . Stuff is starting to show up....that used to be underwater.


Katie's Forecast For Today . . .

Warm Start to 2023

Hide Transcript Show Transcript BEAUTIFUL DAY ALONG. WE WILL HAVE A FOG. IF YOU ARE HEADED OUT, NO THERE WILL BE FOG AND IT IS THICKER IN SOME SPOTS. 40 DEGREES CURRENTLY. THE DEW POINT IS 37. WE WILL SEE RELATIVE HUMIDITY GO UP AND THAT IS WHAT HAS HAPPENED IN SOME PARTS OF THE VIEWING AREA.

As is our tradition:

U2 - New Year's Day is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now.

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