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New downtown art installations say ‘LUV U’ to Kansas City

A Valentine’s message in Morse code begins blinking in the windows of a half dozen buildings downtown, including the Central Library and the Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center. The message, “LUV U,” is part of a light installation by award-winning Nebraska-based artist Jamie Burmeister, sponsored by the Mid-America Arts Alliance, and on view through the end of the month.

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Suge Knight arrested in fatal hit-and-run

Notorious former rap music mogul Marion “Suge” Knight has been arrested on suspicion or murder after he allegedly ran over two men with his truck following an argument on a film set in Compton, a source close to the investigation confirmed to the Los Angeles Times. His bail has been set a $2 million.

Chipotle’s Pizzeria Locale is coming to Waldo

Pizzeria Locale, a partnership between Chipotle and Colorado restaurateurs Bobby Stuckey and Lachlan Mackinnon-Patterson, plans to open this summer at 505 W. 75th St., next to a Chipotle. Pizzeria Locale currently has locations in Boulder and Denver.

Chipotle’s Pizzeria Locale is coming to Waldo

Pizzeria Locale, a partnership between Chipotle and Colorado restaurateurs Bobby Stuckey and Lachlan Mackinnon-Patterson, plans to open this summer at 505 W. 75th St., next to a Chipotle. Pizzeria Locale currently has locations in Boulder and Denver.

‘The Loft’ is no Hitchcock: 2 stars

Underneath the pulsating violins, the supposedly twisty plot and the convenient apartment full of suspects (including Eric Stonestreet of KCK), “The Loft” reveals it’s just a cheap knockoff.

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‘Sons of Liberty’ is a perfect lead-in to more of ‘The Americans’

The Colonial history lesson on the History channel and the Cold War spy drama, which begins its third season at 9 p.m. Wednesday on FX, put nationalism to the ultimate test. For every musket fired in 1776, for every phone tapped in 1982, the central question remains: “When do these guys officially become Americans?”

‘Sons of Liberty’ is a perfect lead-in to more of ‘The Americans’

The Colonial history lesson on the History channel and the Cold War spy drama, which begins its third season at 9 p.m. Wednesday on FX, put nationalism to the ultimate test. For every musket fired in 1776, for every phone tapped in 1982, the central question remains: “When do these guys officially become Americans?”

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Looking for a Super Bowl party? Get in here!

Kansas City not only knows how to beat both the New England Patriots and the Seattle Seahawks (Go, Chiefs!), but this town also knows how to throw a football party. Here is a guide to help you choose the right spot for your game-watching festivities.