Kansas City Pool: Border Mess, Shut Down Threats & Old School Love

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Get A Jorb, Santa!!!

Amazon to hire thousands of seasonal workers in Kansas City

Amazon is hiring for about 6,000 full-time, seasonal and part-time roles available in Kansas and Missouri, open for all backgrounds.

Strike Impact Persists

Businesses feeling ripple effect of shutdown at General Motors Fairfax plant

The ripple effects of the General Motors Fairfax plant shutdown are already being felt by businesses in the area.

Home Team Retools

Kansas City Royals announce new vice president of scouting, several more personnel promotions

The team made multiple changes to its front office Thursday.

Golden Ghetto Garbage Stacked

Overland Park neighbors say trash sat in driveways for 3 weeks

Neighbors in the Oak Park neighborhood off Quivira Road said they exhausted all options before reaching out to KSHB 41's newsroom for help to urge a trash company to pick up their waste.

Doctor Checks Out

Ex-Chiefs OL Duvernay-Tardif retires from NFL

Former Chiefs offensive lineman Laurent Duvernay-Tardif announced on social media that he is retiring from the NFL.

Northeast Life Lessons

Scarritt School repurposing conversation continues

On Thursday, Sept. 21, Kansas City Public Schools' (KCPS) Repurposing Initiative staff sent a message updating the community on the [...]

Cowtown Creativity On Display

Artist creates Beyoncé-inspired painting ahead of Kansas City Renaissance Tour stop

Jason Wilcox, a Liberty-based artist, is hoping music superstar Beyoncé notices his artwork during her stop in Kansas City.

Drawing On Local Talent

Cannabis to canvas: When life goes inside out, Heather Hobbs sees new opportunities

Life can be messy, Heather Hobbs acknowledged, but cannabis-based wellness products can help bring needed focus, clarity and relief, the now-solo owner of KC Hemp Co. said.

EPIC Chef Keeps It Tight

Padma Lakshmi. 53, shows off her tummy in a bra top

This week the Indian born TV star was seen in a beige knit bra top and matching mermaid finish skirt as she posed for New Beauty magazine. The former model had a flat tummy.

Prez Confronts Border Crisis

Biden doubles down on both carrot and stick at the border

The Biden administration rolled out a major strategic shift in border policy Wednesday, granting more than 400,000 Venezuelans work permits while bolstering overstretched border enforcement agencies with military assistance. The moves respond to pressure from Democrats and immigrant advocates, but also to quickly changing dynamics on the migrant trail toward the U.S.-Mexico border, with hundreds...

MAGA Demands GOP Self-Destruction

Trump demands Republicans shut down government to 'defund' his criminal prosecutions

Donald Trump has called on congressional Republicans to let the government to shut down in a dubious effort to undermine the criminal proceedings against him.

Picket Line Propaganda?!?

GM president fires back: 'Flow of misinformation' could prolong UAW strike | Opinion

Shawn Fain and other UAW leaders say GM workers get a raw deal. Nothing could be further from the truth, says the automaker's president, Mark Reuss.

Progressives Quickly Back Away From Peep Show Politico Controversy

Dem rep scrubs post supporting Susanna Gibson after online sex act scandal: 'VA Dem Cleanup'

Democratic Rep. Abigail Spanberger has scrubbed a post from her social media account that shows her supporting Susanna Gibson days before online sex videos of her surfaced.

Money Talks . . . 

The Republican vs. Republican feud behind the government shutdown fight, explained

A rundown on the factions involved in the disarray.

European Cash Requests

Zelenskyy lobbies Congress with Ukraine aid at center of GOP spending battle

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy arrived in Washington on Thursday to make the case for continued aid amid a showdown between House Republicans on spending.

Far East War Moves Closer

China's Fighter Jets Aren't Just Flying Around Taiwan. They're Practicing.

A surge in activity by the Chinese military shows it honing its ability to block the U.S. from responding to an invasion of the island.

Great White North Struggles With Rising Super Power

India suspends visas for Canadians as row escalates

Relations have plummeted since Canada's PM linked India to the killing of a Sikh separatist leader.

Social Media Scorns Affection

Utah mom, 38, slams trolls who accused her of sexually abusing son, 16

A mother from Utah is responding to trolls who were uncomfortable at how she hugged her son following his team winning a football game. The pair seemed to be extremely close .

Old School Love Life Advice

I'm 65 and having the best sex of my life - it keeps me young

Bikini competitor Bobbi Parker Hall claims to be having the best sex of her life at 65 years old - and says it's a secret to maintaining her youthful appearance and energy.

Royals Too Late Surge Cont'd

Slugging, steals, and sloppy security seal series sweep 6-2

Three errors certainly helped

Kansas City Slice Of Life

Pizza Tascio Now Open in Waldo

Everyone seems to have their favorite type of pizza: some prefer a very thin crust with light toppings; some want deep dish; others crave a thicker, chewy crust heavy with cheese, meat and veggies. And then there is New York style pizza, which is what you will find at Waldo's newest pizza place, Pizza Tascio...

Winning Baseball For A Change

Monarchs claim Wolff Cup Championship

Photo by Morgan Kolenda A walk-off base hit from Kansas City Monarchs first baseman Brian O'Grady secured the 2023 Miles Wolff Cup Finals with a 7-6 win over the Chicago Dogs at Legends Field Wednesday night. "We have the best players, we wanted to win the championship which was a grind," Monarchs Manager Joe Calfapietra said.

Baller Shares Goodies

Retired Chiefs player opens first Cookie Co. in Missouri

"The great thing about being a lineman and having to maintain a body weight of about 300 lbs is you could sneak a cookie every now and then."

Weekend Forecast Already

WEATHER BLOG: Strong to severe thunderstorms may impact your weekend plans, Nick Bender says

The main threats include large hail and damaging wind.

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