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New Cowtown Digs Debut

New tenant opens in Kansas City's historic Western Auto Building

Contract Furnishings has opened a design center on the ground floor of the historic Western Auto Building in Kansas City.

Protecting The Dotte En Español

KCKPD offering essential Spanish to first responders and employees

The Kansas City, Kansas Police Department is offering basic Spanish courses to first responders to better serve their community.

Dead-Tree Invents Dog Sharing

Kansas City's at a crisis with too many dogs to adopt. Here's a creative solution | Opinion

Owning a pet can be a big responsibility, but there's a way to share the costs and also the joy of taking an animal in need into your home.

Witness Rural Wasteland Promo

Missouri, Kansas attractions land on 'Top 100 biggest tourist traps'

A new list says the Titanic Museum in Branson, Missouri, and the Oz Museum in Wamego, Kansas, are among the top 100 tourist traps in the world.

Cowtown Autumn Takeoff

Weekend Possibilities | Hot Air Balloons, KC Underground Film Fest and Pokémon

It's a big weekend for live local music. Concertgoers can pick from Lemonade Social, Jazz Fest in Prairie Village and Celebrate Ameri'kana from Making Movies.

Diva Debuts Barely-There Wear

Julia Fox Almost Has a Nip Slip as She Wears Most Naked Look Yet

Julia Fox narrowly avoided a wardrobe malfunction on the red carpet at the PrettyLittleThing x Naomi Campbell New York Fashion Week show

Celebrate South Asia Future

Biden and Modi are looking to tighten US-India ties as concerns over China rise

President Joe Biden and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi are putting in plenty of time cultivating their relationship.

MAGA Remembers Glory Daze

Trump returns to South Dakota, recalling a defining moment in his presidency

Trump is expected to speak at a rally in South Dakota Friday, near Mount Rushmore. It will be the second time as a presidential candidate he makes a stop in the state.

Meet New Deuce

Haley sees biggest lead over Biden among GOP rivals in hypothetical matchup, poll finds

A new poll finds President Biden in a dead heat with every major 2024 Republican presidential candidate except Nikki Haley, once the margin of error is factored in.

Tesla Billionaire Toys With European War

Elon Musk Acknowledges Withholding Satellite Service to Thwart Ukrainian Attack

The Starlink satellite internet service, which is operated by Mr. Musk's rocket company SpaceX, has been a digital lifeline for soldiers and civilians in Ukraine.

Rocketman Dives Deep

North Korea says it has deployed a new nuclear attack submarine to counter U.S. naval power

North Korea said Friday it has christened a purported nuclear attack submarine in an effort to counter the United States and its Asian allies.

Political Party Lady Finds Soft Landing

Ex-Finnish PM Sanna Marin quitting politics after 'hot girl' summer: 'Time to move on'

Former Finnish prime minister Sanna Marin, once one of the world's youngest heads of state, is quitting politics for a new gig after her "hot girl" summer. Marin, 37, has joined the nonprofit organ...

Hipster Artist Conversation

Mise en Place: Kansas City's art of homage with Guroux Khalifah of District Biskuits

Guroux Khalifah runs District Biskuits in North Kansas City. In this interview he speaks on homage, scaling business, and morning milkshakes.

Local Left Turn Guidance

What to know if you're going to Kansas Speedway this weekend

Last season, 23XI Racing's Bubba Wallace became the first non-Playoff driver to win the second race on the NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs' schedule.

Golden Ghetto Flowers Bloom

The Overland Park Arboretum & Botanical Gardens - Stems: A Garden Soirée

The Overland Park Arboretum & Botanical Gardens was the site for Stems: A Garden Soirée. Janet Long served as the honorary chair for the event, a benefit for The Arts & Recreation Foundation of Overland Park, which was held on June 24th. Guests enjoyed an exclusive preview of the new visitor center, LongHouse, plus cocktails and cuisine.

Old School Tunes Endure

As silent movies light up Kansas City Music Hall, this organist crafts a soundtrack in the shadows

Before sound came to the movies, silent films ruled the silver screen and music from a theater pipe organ enhanced the drama. A Lee's Summit musician is reviving that tradition at the Kansas City Music Hall.

Kansas City Continues To Choke On Canadian Smoke

Poor air quality from wildfire smoke continues

Conditions should improve this evening

Oliver Tree - Essence (feat. Super Computer) is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now.