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    WATCH: Chiefs battle the Broncos on Sunday Night Football

    The Kansas City Chiefs will take to the field versus the Denver Broncos on Sunday Night Football starting with Football in America on NewsChannel 4 at 6:00 pm. Kansas City has Donald Stephenson. He is a second-year offensive lineman from Oklahoma University. He appeared in all 16 games with seven starts in his rookie campaign. He originally joined Kansas City as its third-round pick (74th overall) in the 2012 NFL Draft. Denver has placed Quinton Carter on injured reserved.

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    Emergency meningitis vaccine will be imported to halt Ivy League outbreak

    PRINCETON, NJ – Emergency doses of a meningitis vaccine not approved for use in the U.S. may soon be on the way to Princeton University to halt an outbreak of the potentially deadly infection that has sickened seven students since March. Government health officials said Friday they have agreed to import Bexsero, a vaccine licensed only in Europe and Australia that protects against meningitis B, a strain not covered by the shots recommended for college students in the U.S. “This […]

  • Student debt tops one trillion dollars

    Student debt has reached an alarming benchmark. It now tops one trillion dollars. Loans for higher education exceed all other consumer loans except mortgages. Two thirds of college grads carry a debt burden. There is growing concern about this new financial drag on the economy. Kristen Mercado is proud of her college and graduate degrees, but says the $100,000 in student loans is crushing her. “I’m sitting here sometimes wondering, oh, can I afford to go do food shopping today […]

  • U.S. Grant High to receive huge award from Boeing

    OKLAHOMA CITY — A metro high school received some help today in the way of big money. U.S. Grant High is a school on the road to success. They were awarded more than $400,000. Just three years ago the school had a high dropout rate and failed to meet student testing standards. Now, after going under a reform plan, the school is forging a new reputation of having high academic standards. The proof is that this year Grant’s A through […]

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    Three teens arrested in the assault and theft of a 91-year-old vet

    FRESNO, Cal. — The incident is still fresh in Josef Martin’s memory. “They shoved a gun in my rib. He goes to my mouth and wanted me to open my mouth, and then hit me in the side with the back of the pistol, and then shoved it again, and hit me in the back of the head again,” Martin recalls. Martin says they took $200, which was going to get him to his next social security check. They took […]

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    Car wreck required first-responders to cut someone out of vehicle

    OKLAHOMA CITY — A bad crash took place at Highway 66 at the Kilpatrick Turnpike, in far west Oklahoma County. There are few details at this point but authorities say that someone had to be cut out of one of the vehicles. Reports are that one of the cars ran a red light and that one person is in critical condition. Authorities do not believe there was alcohol or drugs involved. Stay with KFOR.com and KFOR-TV for updates as they […]

  • UPDATED: Massive sinkhole swallows two houses in Florida

    DUNEDIN, Fla. — A large and growing sinkhole is slowly swallowing two homes in Dunedin, Florida. Young Ivy Dupre was awakened around 5 a.m. Thursday by what she thought was an intruder. “I heard like a banging against the door,” she recalled. The noise was coming from the back of the house, so she woke up her father. “I got up, got my rifle, I was scared, maybe somebody’s really breaking in, and as I approached the back of the […]

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    Late afternoon and early evening caffeine can disrupt sleep at night

    DARIEN, IL – A new study shows that caffeine consumption even six hours before bedtime can have significant, disruptive effects on sleep. “Sleep specialists have always suspected that caffeine can disrupt sleep long after it is consumed,” said American Academy of Sleep Medicine President M. Safwan Badr, MD. “This study provides objective evidence supporting the general recommendation that avoiding caffeine in the late afternoon and at night is beneficial for sleep.” Results show that 400 mg of caffeine (about 2-3 […]

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    ‘Nasal Ranger’ patrols for pot smells in Denver

    DENVER — One man uses a secret weapon to make sure the smell of marijuana doesn’t overpower local neighborhoods. Cultivating marijuana has the potential to make growers a lot of money. But growing it, even with special filtration systems, can emit a skunky smell that spreads for blocks. Certified odor observer Ben Siller’s job is to check out odor complaints the city of Denver receives. “When medical marijuana first started that was some of the calls we were getting is […]

  • Mike’s Winter Forecast: To be cold but mild

    Mike shares his expertise; will it be “Mild or Wild?” We all know what it’s like dealing with harsh winter weather. 4 Warn Storm Team Chief Meteorologist Mike Morgan shared his prediction for the upcoming months. Will it be a calm winter with few days of cold temps and little precipitation or will it be bitterly cold for many days with snow and ice storms?

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    Pay it 4Ward: Couple makes Christmas boxes for those halfway around the world

    BLANCHARD, Okla. — In this week’s “Pay it 4ward” we honor two Oklahomans. A husband and wife team who give their effort, money and passion to the Operation Christmas Child Program. In fact the wife uses her retirement money to help fund this mission that brings Christmas and its message to needy children around the globe. In some of the most desperate places on earth planes are flying in carrying a shipment of love and caring. The cargo is thousands […]