Coronavirus Kansas City

Sam Masterson
August 06, 2020 - 9:09 am
Lake of the Ozarks mayor defends viral videos of huge crowds… He says his town has had 9.1 million – which is more than the previous two years combined.
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FILE - In this Feb. 5, 2019, file photo, Alaska Airlines planes are parked at a gate area at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport in Seattle. Alaska Airlines said over 300 employees among the company's workforce in Anchorage may lose their jobs on Oct. 1, 2020. The company said the Anchorage layoffs are part of company-wide job cuts because of the economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic, Alaska Public Media reported Tuesday, Aug. 4. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)
AP News Staff
August 06, 2020 - 7:43 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly 1.2 million laid-off Americans applied for state unemployment benefits last week, evidence that the coronavirus keeps forcing companies to slash jobs just as a critical $600 weekly federal jobless payment has expired. The Labor Department’s report Thursday marked the 20th...
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Rebekah Sager
August 05, 2020 - 10:38 am
The cruise industry announced Wednesday, that is is voluntarily suspending all cruises in the U.S. until ‘at least’ October 31. Will this affect your trip?
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Ameera Butt
August 04, 2020 - 1:16 pm
Customers can expect to see a shortage of Clorox disinfecting wipes into 2021. The cleaning products have been in short supply since the COVID-19 pandemic began earlier this year in the United States.
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The KC Symphony at Kauffman Center in Kansas City, Missouri
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Kansas City's Morning News
August 03, 2020 - 8:20 am
You planned to make some sweet music in 2020 but... ping!! there go the strings of your cello.
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A tutor instructs a child at a computer.
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Rebecca Crockett
July 31, 2020 - 9:56 am
Many parents are creating 'learning pods' - hiring teachers and tutors to instruct and guide small groups of children with online schooling. But there is concern that as more well-off parents form these 'pods', a learning gap could form for those who can't afford the extra tutoring.
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Holly Quan
July 29, 2020 - 12:56 pm
Parents are connecting with several other families to form tutoring “pods” for their children so they don’t miss out on in-person learning due to the coronavirus pandemic.
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FILE - In this July 10, 2020, file photo healthcare workers test patients in their cars at a drive-thru coronavirus testing site in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)
AP News Staff
July 29, 2020 - 9:28 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. officials say Russian intelligence officers are spreading disinformation about the coronavirus pandemic through English-language websites, trying to exploit a crisis that America is struggling to contain before the presidential election in November. Two Russians who have held...
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Holly Quan
July 28, 2020 - 1:05 pm
While health officials have been urging us to wear masks to protect those around us, research out of the University of California, San Francisco suggests masks insulate the wearer from the coronavirus more than previously thought.
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Abbie Bennett
July 28, 2020 - 7:29 am
The number of patients dying because of complications of the coronavirus at the Department of Veterans Affairs continues to grow. More than 2,000 people have died since March.
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