Kansas City News Stand: Downtown Debate, Prez Biden Reaction & Rumors Of War

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Celebrating Local Attractions

14 reasons Kansas City should be your next trip

Kansas City has been hitting the headlines in a big way - even before Taylor Swift started showing up in a box at Arrowhead Stadium for the Kansas City Chiefs...

Historic Political Perspective

Think American politics are nasty today? That's nothing compared to the violent 1800s | Opinion

Congress actually had to ban dueling in 1839, but the violence didn't end. | Opinion

Diva Soon To Arrive Dowtown

Nicki Minaj brings 'Pink Friday 2 World Tour' to T-Mobile Center in Kansas City on Oct. 1

Nicki Minaj announced she is bringing her "Pink Friday 2 World Tour" to Kansas City's T-Mobile Center.

Kansas Newspaper Arguments

Former Marion councilwoman files federal lawsuit over 'conspiracy' to silence her and newspaper * Kansas Reflector

Former Marion Councilwoman Ruth Herbel alleges in federal court that city officials orchestrated an illegal raid of her home - alongside the raid of the Marion County Record - as part of a conspiracy to silence criticism.

Show-Me Another Tax Fight

Missouri Court Rules in Favor of Remote Workers Against St. Louis Earnings Tax - Show Me Institute

https://youtu.be/bU8_7eH-sXE?si=ix436hpHmvD2dCAW On May 29, David Stokes joined Mike Ferguson in the Morning on NewsTalkSTL to discuss a Missouri appeals

Hipster Highlights Amid Death Of Retail

If you've seen 200 20-somethings run past you on KC's Country Club Plaza, here's why

"I know specifically young people are desperate for a community that isn't the bars."

Home Team Drops Another

Royals give away the house, blow four-run lead in 7-6 loss

A few errors, some walks, and Ryan Jeffers sealed their doom

Celeb Exposes Lip Gloss

Kim Kardashian reveals what she carries in her mini Hermes Kelly bag

Kim Kardashian can fit exactly three things in her mini Hermes Kelly bag that cost her more than $37,000. n the latest episode of The Kardashians, she revealed what's is in her purse.

Prez Trolls Predecessor

Biden campaign reacts to Trump conviction: "No one is above the law"

"The threat Trump poses to our democracy has never been greater."

Tech Billionaire Power Play

Elon Musk has been getting Trumpier. A direct line to Trump may be next | CNN Business

Elon Musk has sought to accumulate political capital commensurate with his extravagant wealth. In the past year, Musk has publicly opined on global conflicts, met with numerous world leaders and US senators to discuss artificial intelligence and his space and satellite technologies. And he has courted senior Chinese officials on their home turf.

Supreme Snub

Roberts declines meeting with Senate Democrats about Alito controversy

Chief Justice John Roberts on Thursday declined a request to meet with Senate Judiciary Committee Chair Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) and Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) about their push for Justice Samuel...

Holy Land Fights To Limit

Israel takes control of southern side of Gaza's land border with Egypt

Israel said Thursday that it has seized control of the Philadelphi Corridor, an important buffer zone that runs along the southern side of Gaza's eight-mile border with Egypt. Imtiaz Tyab has more.

Debate Over Firepower Report

US partially lifts ban on Ukraine using US weapons to strike Russia

The Big Story US partially lifts ban on Ukraine using US weapons to strike Russia The Biden administration has partially lifted a ban on Ukrainian forces using U.S.

Old School Rules

I lost my virginity to a granny who's 37 years older than me - she's now my wife

A 26-YEAR-OLD man has opened up about how he went from dating a man to a gran-of-18 37 years his senior. Quran Mccain, now 26, met his wife Cheryl, 63, when he was just 15 years old. The pair had n...

Weekend Ahead Sneak Peek

Weekend Possibilities | Tacos and Tequila, Disney Music, Prairie Village Art Show

Jump into June with a full weekend of festivals, Pride Day at "The K" or a cup a fresh Cuban coffee.

Rent To Damn High For Veggies

Owners of popular eastern Jackson County farmers market decide to close

An Eastern Jackson County farmers market closed after its owners said they couldn't afford the necessary permits to stay open.

Latest Local Forecast . . . 

WEATHER BLOG: Lots of chances for rain coming up, Nick Bender says

While severe thunderstorms are not expected, some storms may produce small hail, gusty wind and locally heavy rain.

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