Local Services in Kansas City, MO

Digital media company Copa90 created clubhouses in Paris and Lyon to give its brand a boost IRL just like physical retail helps D2C startups grow.

Persistent technical setbacks and political infighting have introduced unending delays in our trip back to the lunar surface.

“…we had averted our eyes for far too long, turning away from the ugly reality facing us as a nation. Let the world see what I’ve seen.” – Mamie Till Bradley
For All The World To See: Visual Culture and The Struggle for Civil Rights examines the role that visual culture played in shaping and transforming the struggle for racial equality in America from the late 1940s to the mid-1970s
In September 1955, shortly after 14-year-old Emmett Till was murdered by white supremacists…

A criminal complaint was unsealed today in federal court in the Eastern District of New York charging Ruslan Maratovich Asainov, a naturalized U.S. citizen born in Kazakhstan with providing and attempting to provide material support, including training, services and personnel, to the Islamic State (ISIS). Asainov was detained overseas by the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) …

In 1970, a House subcommittee held hearings on the privacy consequences of advertising mailing lists and the sometimes shadowy brokers who traded in them.

An estimated 195 million people are under a heat advisory this weekend as a massive heat wave bears down on the East Coast and Midwest.

The Carolyn Benton Cockefair Chair continues to play a role in the cultural and intellectual life of UMKC and the Kansas City Community. An Evening with Artist Carrie Mae Weems Through image and text, film and performance, and her many convenings with individuals across a multitude of disciplines, MacArthur “Genius” Fellow Carrie Mae Weems has …

This June 1, 2017, file photo, shows a Walmart sign at a store in Hialeah Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz, File) Witnesses sparred over appraisal methods Thursday in Walmart's appeal to cut its Pulaski County tax assessments by nearly half, as a two-day hearing on what's viewed as Arkansas' "dark store" theory test case concluded.…

On Sunday, July 21, the KC Streetcar team will conduct a full-scale emergency exercise to test the operational coordination and preparedness of the streetcar system and first responder personnel in the event of an incident involving a streetcar. The exercise will take place between 8 a.m. and noon. The Emergency Exercise will not affect regular KC Streetcar service
KC Streetcar Authority personnel along with the Kansas…

“I have not committed an illegal act and I have not committed an act of corruption. I committed some improper acts and I asked forgiveness for that,” Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rosselló. Puerto Rico’s political crisis is unraveling at a rapid pace, as leaked private messages between Governor Ricardo Rosselló and nine members of his …

Jeff Ford (left), a private appraiser hired by Walmart, is questioned Wednesday by Walmart attorney Ryan Wilson during the hearing on Walmart’s property taxes in Little Rock. - Photo by Thomas Metthe As Walmart Inc. started making its case Wednesday to cut its Pulaski County property-tax assessments by nearly half, its two witnesses didn't say…

WILMINGTON — A Delaware judge is hearing testimony in a lawsuit alleging that officials are failing to provide adequate educational opportunities for disadvantaged students, partly because local school property tax collections are based on assessments that are decades old. A two-day trial began Wednesday in Chancery Court, pitting attorneys for the NAACP and a group …

Artist Justin Bryant has been named a fellow of the Mid-America Arts Alliance's inaugural Interchange program, which supports artists' projects focused on social impact. The fellowship includes a grant of $20,000, which Bryant will use to create the "Holman: A Living Archive" project to revitalize of the historically black Holman HIgh School in Stuttgart.

One of Kansas City’s most monumental museums is having its own moment this summer. Where else could you peruse world-famous works for free, tour stellar new exhibitions and play mini golf on the front lawn?

University of Connecticut 
Storrs, Connecticut 
Pete Gillen, former head coach at Virginia, Providence and Xavier
Mitch Buonaguro, former head coach at Siena and Fairfield
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University of Houston
Houston, Texas
Ben Braun, former head coach at Rice, Cal, and Eastern Michigan
Matt Howard, player development instructor
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Summer is already here in Johnson County. The Johnson County Department of Health and Environment, in cooperation with the Johnson County Library, encourages citizens who need a place to cool down during hot days to visit one of 13 library branches. All of these facilities are available during normal business hours. Visit jocolibrary.com for hours of operation. Here is some information for recognizing heat-related illnesses and…