Kansas City Newstand: Local Food Scarcity, Fighting For Survival & World At War

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Local Help Needed Amid Harsh Times

Vivent Health KC food pantry seeing increase in those needing help

Vivent Health helps care for people across the country with HIV. They say their food pantries have seen a huge increase in demand.

At Least Somebody Is Making Dough In Brookside

Popular bakery moving into former World's Window space in Brookside

Popular bakery Nothing Bundt Cakes plans to take over the former World's Window space in Kansas City's Brookside neighborhood.

Father Fought & Died For Family

'He died protecting us': Independence widow says husband was killed warding off attacker

"Cherish the ones that you have around you, because you never know," the 29-year-old's wife told The Star. "Not in a million years."

Old School Well-Remembered

Northeast Fun Fact

Michael Bushnell Publisher In order for lumber baron Robert Alexander Long to build his new home at 3218 Gladstone Blvd., three [...]

Local Lady Punches Up Ranks

'Greatest privilege of my life': Local pro boxer ranked top 10 in the world

Local professional boxer Kate LaVigne is ranked in the top 10 in the world

Icon Begins Branding Hotness

Alessandra Ambrosio promotes her swimwear brand GAL Floripa

Alessandra Ambrosio showcased her sculpted physique in a shot that was shared on the official Instagram account of her swimwear brand, GAL Floripa.

White House Struggles To Lead

Biden's dilemma in Israel response: Outrage without escalation | CNN Politics

When President Joe Biden gathered with his top advisers Tuesday morning to go over the draft of his speech on Israel, he made a clear request: The prepared remarks needed to include more details on the appalling nature of the attacks that began four days earlier.

Even Vlad Fears World War

Kremlin blames US policy failure for conflict, warns of regional escalation risk

Russian President Putin criticizes US policy in the Middle East amid Israel-Palestinian violence.

Iran From Sneak Attacks?!?

U.S. concerned about fresh risks to American troops in the Middle East amid Israel crisis

The turmoil in Israel "presents an opportunity," one U.S. official said

Embargo Hits Home

Biden faces calls to block Iran's oil - even if prices soar

"Without oil, they have no money," Sen. Lindsey Graham said of the Iranians. "Without money, terrorism loses its biggest benefactor."

Fighting For Another Day

This woman held off Hamas by barricading safe room door with a vacuum cleaner and rolling pin | CNN

An Israeli woman and her daughter survived Hamas' 12-hour siege of their kibbutz by barricading themselves into a safe room using a vacuum cleaner and a rolling pin.

EPIC Artist Imagines Future

New 'Banksy' appears in London - as fans praise 'amazing detail' of artwork

A NEW suspected Banksy has appeared in the middle of London - with fans praising the street artwork's "amazing detail". The artwork, which is believed to be the latest hit b...

Newflash: Taylor Packs Stadiums

Demand for Chiefs tickets skyrockets amid Swift effect

Long gone are the days, when Chiefs tickets used to cost fans $50 and as the team continues to succeed on the field with celebrities cheering on; demand for tickets will continue to skyrocket.

And Autumn Finally Starts

Last warm day for a while, cooler weather on the way

Mostly cloudy today with strong wind gusts. It is expected to stay dry for most of the day, chance of showers overnight. Mild but windy for the Chiefs game.

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