Kansas City Float: Cavalcante Captured, Local Fires & Calls To Dump Veep

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Blazing Into Autumn

KCFD: Two overnight house fires under investigation

Kansas City Firefighters responded to two house fires overnight Wednesday.

Dead-Tree Talks History

Was Walnut Street in downtown Kansas City really this busy in the early 20th century?

Our postcard from 1918 shows Walnut Street between 9th and 10th Streets overflowing with pedestrians and autos.

Asking For Rock Chalk Relief 

Kansas governor requests disaster declaration for severe weather on the Kansas side of metro

Among the counties Kelly is seeking public assistance for are Johnson County, Franklin County and Wyandotte County.

Show-Me Lucky B*stards

2 Missouri Lottery winners from Platte County win 50K just weeks apart

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Kansas City, Missouri, has been getting awfully lucky lately. The Missouri Lottery's "500X" game has claimed two $50,000 prizes in the past month. The two...

Rabbit Food Report: Urban Salad Offered

Festival to highlight urban agriculture and healthy eating

Dorri Partain Contributor From sweet and tart to savory, visitors to the 3rd Annual Ground Cherry, Garlic and Good Times [...]

Hottie Hanging By Thread

Demi Rose In Stringy Swimwear Enjoys 'The Perfect Sunrise'

Demi Rose is stunning in a glitter string bikini as she enjoys a morning hot tub on Instagram and shares a gorgeous sunrise.

Everybody Against Veep

Columnists call for Biden to drop Harris, pick new running mate

Biden himself has committed to Harris as his running mate for 2024.

Push Back After Pix

Hunter Biden sues former Trump aide Garrett Ziegler over infamous laptop

Attorneys for Hunter Biden on Wednesday filed suit against a former Trump White House aide over his alleged role in publishing emails and embarrassing images online.

GOP Ready To Boot MAGA

A New Survey Shows Key Republicans Are Open to a Trump Alternative

Many GOP county chairs haven't committed to the 2024 frontrunner.

Op/Ed Amid European Escalation

Ukraine is at a critical juncture in its battle for independence

The Ukraine counter-offensive is at a crossroads, in more ways than one.

Today's 5 Foot Catch . . . 

Escaped prisoner Danelo Cavalcante captured after 14-day manhunt: police

Danelo Cavalcante was caught Wednesday, two weeks after escaping Chester County Prison. The convicted killer was found crawling through a wooded area, no one was injured in the capture and no shots were fired,

World Demands More Of X

UN rights chief slams Musk 'trolling campaign' against anti-defamation group

The UN rights chief decried Wednesday an online "trolling campaign" against a leading anti-defamation group, urging online platforms like X, formerly Twitter, to do more to battle hate speech.

No More Mitt?!?

Mitt Romney announces he won't seek reelection | CNN Politics

Utah Republican Sen. Mitt Romney announced on Wednesday that he will not seek reelection.

Wayback Real Estate FAIL

"Worst investment ever," says person who just paid $3.2 million for the Brady Bunch house | Boing Boing

Tina Trahan and Chris Albrecht have just paid $3.2 million for the Brady Bunch house in Studio City, California. Although they paid $2 million less than the list price, Trahan proudly described the purchase as "the worst investment ever." Brady Bunch enthusiasts like myself will recall that only the front of the home appeared on...

Tech Bests Medical Degree?!?

AI bot is better than doctors at diagnosing patients in A&E, study finds

AN AI bot may be better at diagnosing patients in emergency care than real doctors, a study shows. ChatGPT performed as well or better as real-life medics when given the same doctor's notes of a pa...

Song Of The Day Inspirado . . .

Olivia Rodrigo to bring 'GUTS World Tour' to T-Mobile Center in KC

Olivia Rodrigo has announced she will make a tour stop in Kansas City for the 'GUTS' World Tour at the T-Mobile Center on July 26, 2024.

Pumpkin Spice Weather Persists

Cool mornings and mild afternoons expected through the weekend

Low chance of showers Friday night through Saturday morning

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