Kansas City News Glimmer: Love Doves, Debatable Persistence & March Of War

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Progressive Radio Presents Nicer Image Of Downtown KC

Two doves in love made a home at Kansas City's downtown library. Their eggs are about to hatch

Librarians at the downtown branch named the pair of mourning doves after Carrie Westlake Whitney, the "mother of the Kansas City Public Library," and her longtime companion Frances Bishop. Staff want visitors' help naming the two hatchlings.

This Town Needs To Lighten Up

Brighter days in Kansas City: 90,000 LED lights installed around the city

City celebrates $25 million investment for a greener community

Lots Of Draws & Highlights

KC Current sets NWSL record, 17 games unbeaten

The Kansas City Current set a new NWSL record Friday with a 2-0 victory over the Houston Dash at CPKC Stadium, marking the Current's 17th consecutive game without a loss.

Vampire Aware?!?!

Clay County Public Health Center revealed a bat found in the county tested positive for rabies

The Clay County Public Health Center said Friday a bat recently found in the county tested positive for rabies.

Questionable Season So Far . . . 

How are the Kansas City Royals doing, halfway through the 2024 season?

The Kansas City Royals have made a huge comeback this year after a disastrous 2023 season. Here's how the team is performing so far, and how management plans to approach the MLB's July 30 trade deadline.

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Bayern's 'sexiest fan' offered to chauffeur Marco Reus if he quit Dortmund

Marco Reus never made the jump from Borussia Dortmund to Bayern Munich like many others - despite being given a tempting offer to do so by a German glamour model

White House Admits OBVIOUS Blunder For Once . . . 

Biden acknowledges weak debate performance as Democratic questions swirl over whether he'll stay in the presidential race | CNN Politics

President Joe Biden's campaign insisted Friday he will not drop out of the 2024 race, but fractures between the president's orbit insisting on trudging forward and the broader Democratic world seeking a last-minute change were growing after Biden's disastrous debate performance.

MAGA Makes Case 

Trump says 'biggest problem' not Biden's age, 'decline,' but his policies in first appearance since debate

In his first rally following the debate, former President Trump told Virginia voters the "biggest problem" for the U.S. is not Biden's "decline" but his policies.

Paper Of Record Statement

NYT editorial board calls on Biden to drop out

The New York Times editorial board called on President Biden to suspend his campaign after his shaky debate performance against former President Trump on Thursday. "Mr. Biden has said that he is th...

Vlad Still Fights Forward

A grinding Russian assault appears telling about Putin's plan to defeat Ukraine

ISW's conflict experts warned that the West must "challenge Putin's belief that he can gradually subsume Ukraine."

Holy Land Conflict Update

Israeli forces push deeper into southern and northern Gaza

Israeli forces deepened their incursion into two northern and southern areas of the Gaza Strip on Friday, and Palestinian health officials said tank shelling in Rafah killed at least 11 people.

South Of Border Scorched

Scorching heat in the US Southwest kills three migrants in the desert near the Arizona-Mexico border

Three Mexican migrants have died in the Sonoran Desert in Arizona near the U.S.-Mexico border. The deaths come as temperatures hit the triple digits across parts of the Southwest.

Hipsters Share Savory Fare

Eat This Now: Steak Frites at The Classic in Hotel Kansas City

The Classic, the Hotel Kansas City lobby bar, already well-known for dinner, now offers lunch service.

Storm Aftermath Update . . . 

Reports of storm damage in Miami County, Kansas and Cass County, Missouri

Hail, wind and tornadoes are all possible with Friday night's storms.

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