There have been rumors and concerns, front page stories and team coverage on radio and TV stations over Ebola in the metro. Yet, there are no confirmed cases of the deadly disease in Kansas City and a man being treated at KU Hospital was actually suffering from a different medical condition. The alarm has not ...Continue Reading
Pick up the phone this Saturday night beginning at 6:30 and call KCPT (or go online!) to support the British programs you love. This year’s “BritCom Marathon” features As Time Goes By, Keeping Up Appearances, Midsomer Murders and back to back episodes of Doctor Who; but you’ll find much more quality British programming on KCPT and KCPT2, like Father Brown, BBC ...Continue Reading
One in five Americans will be age 65 or older by the year 2030, according to the Census Bureau. As the baby boomers age, the question arises: How will we deal with this aging population? A group of students and faculty at UMKC is taking a look at this question.
A woman in her 20s walks into the Garment District Boutique in the Power & Light District around lunchtime on Friday. She glances around before tentatively asking “Do you guys have more sizes in yet?” She’s looking at a box on the floor, overflowing with dozens of the same T-shirt: a baseball raglan featuring a ...Continue Reading
See an exclusive scene from The Paradise, Season 2, Episode 4, airing Sunday, October 19, 2014, at a special time — 7pm — only on MASTERPIECE on PBS. #MasterpiecePBS
Makers: Women in Space traces the history of women pioneers in the U.S. space program. Some, like aviators Wally Funk and Jerrie Cobb, passed the same grueling tests as male astronauts, only to be dismissed by NASA, the military, and even Lyndon Johnson, as a distraction. It wasn’t until 1995 that Eileen Collins became the ...Continue Reading