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  1. KC auto body shop helps local crime victimRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NBC Action News

    A local body shop is helping make a difference after a Kansas City woman is the victim of a violent crime. On June 9, Desari Lathrop was pulling into the parking lot of a pharmacy at 63rd and Prospect when a man came running up to her car and tried to get inside the passenger door.


  2. Careers, Awards & MilestonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Kansas City Nursing News

    SCOTT GREINER has joined South Side Family Fun Center as general manager. Greiner has been a member of the Professional Bowlers Association since 1992.


  3. Survival, Surgical Interventions for Children with Rare, Genetic Birth DisorderRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Newswise

    Among children born with the chromosome disorders trisomy 13 or 18 in Ontario, Canada, early death was the most common outcome, but 10 percent to 13 percent survived for 10 years, according to a study appearing in the July 26 issue of JAMA. Among children who underwent surgical interventions, 1-year survival was high.


  4. Keith Hart to Join BLUEBARN Theatre as New Managing DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 |

    For the past four years Keith has held the position of Business/Grant Manager for The ARTery, now renamed Arts in Motion. Past positions include Education Coordinator for the Omaha Community Playhouse, Education & Development Director for United Methodist Ministries, and Arts Coordinator for the Kroc Center.


  5. * DNC "Naked Conspiracies" * Tim Kaine's Wall St. TiesRead the original story

    Monday Jul 25 | Institute for Public Accuracy

    WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange appeared on " Democracy Now " this morning, referring to the Democratic National Committee's engaging in "naked conspiracies against Bernie Sanders - trying to present Sanders as an atheist covertly get into media anti Bernie Sanders stories." Assange stated that the emails exposed more than just anti-Sanders rhetoric, but "instructions from the DNC [including] calling up MSNBC in the middle of a program saying pull that segment now.'


  6. As the Election Turns: Trump the Anti-Neocon, Hillary the New Darling of the NeoconsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Counterpunch

    ... us from New York. Michael is a distinguished research professor of economics at the University of Missouri Kansas City. His latest book is Killing the Host: How Financial Parasites and Debt Bondage Destroyed the Global Economy. So let's take a look ...


  7. Clinton's VP Pick, Virginia Senator Tim KaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Kansas City InfoZine

    A former bank regulator who led investigations of the savings and loan crisis of the 1980s, he is the author of the book The Best Way to Rob a Bank is to Own One. "By picking Tim Kaine, Hillary Clinton has shown her revealed preferences.


  8. Kaine: Wall Street VPRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | PressReleasePoint

    While Kaine stepped up to the plate for banking interests this week, he simultaneously snubbed consumer-advocacy groups. On Wednesday, Kaine was one of 13 Democratic senators to withhold his signature from a letter authored by Sherrod Brown, which called for strengthening new rules against abusive payday lenders.


  9. Clinton announces Kansas City native Tim Kaine as running mateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | KAUZ

    Hillary Clinton officially announced her vice president pick Friday and Kansas City native Tim Kaine, who topped the list of potential candidates, will join Clinton on the campaign trail as her running mate. I'm thrilled to announce my running mate, @TimKaine , a man who's devoted his life to fighting for others.


  10. Washburn regents approve 2016-17 budgets for WU, Washburn TechRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Capital-Journal

    Members of the Washburn University Board of Regents have formally approved a combined budget of $106,672,183 for the general campus and the Washburn Institute of Technology for the 2016-17 school year. The general campus budget was set at $95,370,644, while Washburn Tech's budget is $11,301,539, an increase of $4,345,705 over the 2015-16 school year's budget.


  11. MO: Clay Chastain's Latest Light Rail Plan Appears Headed to November BallotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Mass Transit

    For the umpteenth time, it appears that one of Clay Chastain's light rail plans is headed to a Kansas City election. City Attorney Bill Geary said Chastain's latest proposal could well be illegal but is not "unconstitutional on its face," so under the city charter it should be put to voters Nov. 8. "Put this on the November ballot and see what happens," Geary told the City Council's Finance and Government Committee on Wednesday.


  12. Steve Bell, - voice of KCUR,' dies at 77Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Current

    Steve Bell, known as the "voice of KCUR" by colleagues and listeners, died Monday after collapsing in the newsroom of the Kansas City, Mo., station while preparing his afternoon newscast. He was 77. The station has not disclosed a cause of death.


  13. Top accordion players teach, perform at festival in LisleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Daily Herald

    World champion accordionist Grayson Masefield performs concerts at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday during the accordion festival at the Hyatt Regency Lisle.


  14. US-NATO Border Confrontation with Russia: Risking Nuclear WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Counterpunch

    Jessica Desvarieux: President Obama met with NATO leaders in Warsaw last weekend to what seemed like a restatement of vows to protect Europe. Let's take a listen to what the president had to say.


  15. 3 Democrats, 3 Republicans in lieutenant governor primaryRead the original story

    Monday Jul 18 | The Gazette

    A look at the six candidates vying for the Republican and Democratic nods in the Aug. 2 primary for Missouri lieutenant governor: EXPERIENCE: State representative, 2000-2004; U.S. House of Representatives, 2005-2013. Lost 1990 general election to Republican Rep. Bill Emerson in 8th Congressional District.


  16. Dream job commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | News Tribune

    Crystal Burgen sits in front of HALO art therapy pieces made by students in the program. Burgen is the new director of HALO Since May, a Jefferson City native has been leading the Helping Art Liberate Orphans organization in the Capitol City.


  17. Preservationists worry about MGM building in Kansas CityRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 17 | Washington Times

    Preservationists are trying to devise a plan to save a former Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios building in downtown Kansas City that was once part of what was known as Film Row, where several studios set up movie distribution offices. The MGM building that once housed film reels and movie salespeople is now a vacuum warehouse in the Crossroads district.


  18. Titcomb's Hosts Nantucket Author Nancy ThayerRead the original story

    Friday Jul 15 | Falmouth Enterprise

    Author Nancy Thayer will be at Titcomb's Bookshop on July 20 at 1 PM to talk about her newest novel, "The Island House." Author Nancy Thayer will be at Titcomb's Bookshop on July 20 at 1 PM to talk about her newest novel, "The Island House."


  19. Smith & Associates Appoints Mark Bollinger as Chief Globalization...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | PRWeb

    We look forward to seeing what he can accomplish in this new position. Smith & Associates, the largest independent distributor of electronic components, today announces the appointment of Mark Bollinger to the role of Chief Globalization Officer.


  20. Robert Emanuel Gamer, Ph.D., Recognized by Marquis Who's Who for Excellence in Higher EducationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | 24-7 Press Release

    Though he retired from the University of Missouri-Kansas City in 2008 after 43 years of teaching and research, Professor Emeritus Gamer continues academic engagement. KANSAS CITY, MO, July 14, 2016 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Dr. Robert Emanuel Gamer has been included in Marquis Who's Who As with all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value.