Join us Sunday, May 25 on at 10:15 p.m., immediately following KCPT's live broadcast of Bank of America Celebration at the Station, for the 2014 National Memorial Day Concert, featuring actress Dianne Wiest, musical artists Danielle Bradbery, Jackie Evancho, Megan Hilty, Anthony Kearns, Jack Everly, and co-hosted for the eighth year by Joe Mantegna and Gary Sinise.
More than 70 contract research firms and consultants have set up shop in the Kansas City region, employing more than 9,000 workers and generating 1.3 billion dollars in annual revenue. But what exactly happens inside these places? KCPT's Nick Haines gets a guided tour from Vince and Associates Business Development Director Bruce Copeland.
Mayor Sly James’ office announced a new partnership between Kansas City, Missouri, and Cisco’s Smart+Connected Communities program this week under the banner Connected and Innovative Kansas City. The partnership is being touted as a major step toward Kansas City becoming the nation’s most entrepreneurial city by Mayor James in a press release from his office. Local and nationally recruited entrepreneurs will be brought in to develop technology to make smart city developments work in downtown Kansas City. The Cisco program’s framework involves the addition of various tech-based improvements to the city, like interactive, computerized kiosks, high definition security cameras and…
Daniel Radcliffe has come a long way since "Harry Potter." Here, he talks to Charlie about playing Billy, the title character from Martin McDonagh's Tony-nominated play, "The Cripple of Inishmaan."
Ruckus: May 22, 2014 VIDEO
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Sporting KC has worked its way into the fabric of our community by not only winning the MLS title, but also through programs like The Victory Project, which help kids with cancer and their families forget their troubles for one magic night. If you'd like to nominate a special child to be honored at a Sporting KC game or learn more about the program, visit victorykc.org.