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Cowtown Real Estate Slumps

New listings down 18% in May: Kansas City housing market update

Fewer homes were added to the market this year than amid pandemic lockdowns in May 2020.

Heatwave Postscript

Unhoused Kansas Citians, service providers navigate hot weather

By Abby HooverManaging Editor As temperatures soared last week in Kansas City, the metro's cooling centers, homeless shelters and public [...]

Kansas Battery Life Improves

Panasonic makes De Soto footprint even bigger

Panasonic announced it will lease 509,760 square feet in the Flint Commerce Center, roughly a mile from its $4 billion electric vehicle battery plant that is currently under construction.

Show-Me Work At Home Redux

Missouri lawmakers taking aim at St. Louis City earnings tax

If you live or work in St. Louis City, you're on the hook for the City's earnings tax.

Westside Bridge Party Celebrated

'Great big block party': On First Fridays, KC highway underpass teems with Latino life

A Hispanic group created a monthly vendor, food and music event under an Interstate 35 bridge off Southwest Boulevard in Kansas City.

Smut Star Dreams Of Baller Life

'I'm a porn star who's bonked over 4,000 women - but I'd trade it for Derby'

Keiran Lee has made more than enough money during his time stripping off but there's one thing that keeps him going that infuriates his cast and crew members on set

Tell-All Reports White House Regret

Biden privately admitted feeling 'tired' amid concerns about his age, book says

Franklin Foer, author of The Last Politician, also says experience and calming presence make US president 'a man for his age'

MAGA On The Move

Confused about Trump's legal problems? Read this.

Donald Trump has a busy schedule for the next year.

Meet The Underboss?!?

Trump open to Vivek Ramaswamy as vice president

Trump called Ramaswamy "smart" and "young" and "full of talent."

Soon To Be Humbled . . .

Ex-Proud Boys leader Enrique Tarrio to be sentenced today in Jan. 6 case

Prosecutors are seeking 33 years for Tarrio. Also set to be sentenced later this week are Tarrio's codefendants: Ethan Nordean, Joseph Biggs, Zachary Rehl and Dominic Pezzola.

Gunfire Aftermath

UNC shooting suspect Tailei Qi complained about victim online before attack - live

Tailei Qi, a PhD student majoring in applied physical sciences major, was arrested on a first-degree murder charge over the deadly shooting at the Chapel Hill campus

Landfall Worries

Idalia Could Become Another Multibillion-Dollar Superstorm

The Category 3 hurricane could expose insurers and their customers to huge losses across a wide stretch of Florida, Georgia and the Carolinas.

Fast Life Tragedy . . . 

Maryland teenager fatally stabbed over dipping sauce dispute, 16-year-old suspect charged with murder

A Maryland teenager was fatally stabbed near a McDonald's in Washington, D.C., early Sunday morning, when a dispute over the restaurant's sweet and sour dipping sauce turned physical.

Sabotage Realized

Kremlin says Prigozhin plane may have been downed on purpose

The statement was the Kremlin's first explicit acknowledgement that he may have been assassinated.

Defending Trade Game

Disengaging with China not credible, says James Cleverly

The foreign secretary defends his visit to China, but one MP likens it to "appeasement".

Growing Season Explained

Australian neurosurgeon finds parasitic worm in woman's brain while investigating 'mystery illness'

A 64-year-old patient is doing well after Australian doctors removed a 3-inch parasitic worm from her brain, and doctors are continuing to monitor her.

Diva Shares South Of Border Love

Taylor Swift Says Her First-Ever Concerts in Mexico on Eras Tour Were 'Unforgettable'

"Feeling so grateful for the memories we're making together on this tour," wrote Taylor Swift on social media after four shows at Foro Sol in Mexico City

Brit Pastime ALMOST Explained

Frisky sex positions to spice up Bonk Holiday that promise amazing orgasms

It's Bank Holiday Monday and to celebrate the occasion, we're giving you some seriously frisky sex positions to try. That way you'll be calling it Bonk Holiday...

Payback Ahead

Kansas City-area student loan borrowers share plans ahead of payments restarting soon

Through the COVID-19 pandemic, student loan borrowers didn't have to pay off their federal loans, that's about to change. Payments are due starting in October.

Super Bowl Team Followup

5 things to note about the Chiefs' initial 53-man roster

Now that the Kansas City Chiefs have turned in their initial 53-man roster for the 2023 season, what stands out the most?

Forecast For Now . . .

Sunny and hazy conditions for your Wednesday

Heat and humidity creeping up for Labor Day

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