Kansas City Trails: Historic March & Hospital Drama Hits Home

Right now we wanted to share more than a few stories worthy of consideration as we take yet another peek at pop culture, community news and top headlines:

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KC Copes With Healthcare Purge

100,000 people have lost Medicaid; how KC nonprofit is stepping in

As many of you know, now is the time for health insurance open enrollment. But for many families right here in Kansas City, this time is marked with nerves and flat-out uncertainty.

Local Inspiration On The Move

Kansas City Jewish community feels 'united' after March for Israel rally in Washington, D.C.

Members of the Jewish community and allies from across the world gathered for the March for Israel rally Tuesday afternoon on the National Mall in Washington, D.C.

Show-Me EPIC Coin Plunked Down By The River

Port KC celebrates $37 million investment from Missouri

On Tuesday, the Port Authority of Kansas City celebrated the millions of dollars it recently received from the state of Missouri.

Kansas Talks Holy Land

Sen. Jerry Moran shares his takeaways, Congress' next steps since his trip to Israel

U.S. Sen. Jerry Moran of KS returned to D.C. from Israel on Monday. He led a bipartisan trip to meet with Prime Minister Netanyahu, as well as the defense minister and families of Israeli hostages.

Toast To Cowtown Hipsters

Farewell Owner Max Popoff Talks DIY & House Venues in KC

Farewell Owner Max Popoff Talks DIY & House Venues in KC.

Hottie Sells Goodies

Gisele Bundchen sizzles in slinky copper gown for jewelry brand

Gisele Bundchen sizzled while promoting Brazilian jewelry brand Vivara in their new Christmas campaign.

EPIC Gathering Against Haters

'March for Israel': Organizers declare it largest rally of Jewish people in modern history

Organizers of the "March for Israel" protest believe over 200,000 people from around the country came to the rally at the National Mall Tuesday, a month after the Hamas attack on Israel.

Prez Knows Which Way Wind Blows

Biden rolls out billions for climate resilience in the wake of dire climate report

The Biden administration is rolling out billions of dollars aimed at making the country more resilient to the impacts of climate change and stressed on Tuesday that solutions are possible. His comments and the funding come alongside the release of the Fifth National Climate Assessment - a federal climate report which found that the U.S....

MAGA Imagines Turnabout

Trump Floats Citizen's Arrest of Fraud Trial Judge/AG James

Trump posted messages attacking Judge Arthur Engoron and New York Attorney General Letitia James over the fraud trial that's entering its final phase.

Dust Bowl Days Redux

Drought Leaves Midwest Towns 'Drier Than the Dust Bowl'

Water scarcity, an issue that has long troubled the arid West, has become an urgent concern this year for small communities across Middle America.

European War Power Move

Ukrainian troops have secured foothold in the south, senior official says

Ukrainian forces have secured a foothold on the east bank of the Dnipro River in southern Ukraine, President Volodymyr Zelenskiy's chief of staff said on Tuesday.

Medical Drama For Realz

Israel raids Gaza's Al Shifa Hospital

The Israeli military said it was carrying out an operation against Hamas in the Gaza Strip's Al Shifa hospital on Wednesday and urged all members of the militant group in the hospital to surrender.

Far East Earns Concessions

China receives US equipment to make advanced chips despite new rules-report

Chinese companies are buying up U.S. chipmaking equipment to make advanced semiconductors, despite a raft of new export curbs aimed at thwarting advances in the country's semiconductor industry, a congressional report said on Tuesday.

South Of Border Slaughter Sparks Activist Outcry

Mexico's 1st nonbinary magistrate found dead; protesters push for thorough investigation

Jesús Ociel Baena, the first nonbinary person to assume a judicial position and receive a nonbinary passport in Mexico, was found dead at home in Aguascalientes

Inspiring Tidbit For You Guys & CERTAINLY NOT TKC

Here's What Sex Is Really Like With A Smaller Penis

"I'll watch porn where the man has a similar penis size to me to make sure that I'm staying in touch with reality."

Twofold Tech Cash 

Digital Health KC earns $2M federal grant, doubled by matching funds from Kauffman Foundation

Three weeks after Kansas City's designation as a U.S. "Tech Hub," the region has earned "tremendous funding to jumpstart KC's digital health cluster," said Maria Meyers, informally announcing a $2 million federal grant - matched by an award from the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation.

More Weather Deets For Now . . .

Warm days and chilly nights continue

Overnight lows on Tuesday will dip into the mid 40s

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