• In a review published today by the International Agency for Research on Cancer, the cancer agency of the World Health Organization, drinking very hot beverages was classified as "probably carcinogenic to humans."

    Very hot drinks listed as ‘probably carcinogenic’ in new report

    Anyone who likes to curl up with a steaming hot drink should consider letting some of that warmth subside, because drinking it could increase their risk of developing cancer. In a review published today by the International Agency for Research on Cancer, the cancer agency of the World Health Organization, drinking very hot beverages was […]

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    “Somebody’s going to lose their child,” Woman pleads for help dealing with “violent” dogs

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Two years ago seems like yesterday for Julie Wagoner. An attack that left her and her service dog bloodied is still fresh in her mind especially, she said, because the issue has not been resolved. “They’re running the streets left and right,” Wagoner said of dogs she describes as violent. “I’ve called several […]

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    HearAgain: How do I know if I need a hearing test?

      If you lose hearing, either suddenly or over time, you’ll have trouble making out details of conversations. Sounds will become muffled and gradually fade. You might also have: Ringing in your ears, called tinnitus Pain, pressure or fullness in one or both ears Dizziness or vertigo Frequently the first sign of hearing loss that […]

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    HearAgain: What causes hearing loss?

    There are three basic types of hearing loss: conductive hearing loss, sensorineural hearing loss, and mixed hearing loss.  Treatment options for all three may include, medicine, surgery or hearing aids. Sensorineural hearing loss  is the most common type of hearing loss and the type we help treat at Hear Again.  Sensorineural hearing loss occurs when there is […]

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    HearAgain: What happens during a hearing test?

    Hearing screenings are painless, simple and contain 4 basic steps: 1. A review of personal information to discuss the different types of environments you may have trouble hearing in, work history, and exposure to loud sounds or other ways you think may be a contributor in hearing loss. 2. A physical exam of the ears […]

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    How the world’s ‘ugliest color’ is being used to save lives

    In 2012, a marketing research company determined Pantone 448 C (aka “opaque couché”) was the world’s ugliest color—and it’s been used to try to save lives ever since. Per the Guardian, GfK surveyed 1,000 smokers back then to find out which hue turned them off the most, and this Pantone pick—a greenish-brown blend that survey […]

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    KFOR’s twin Doppler radars help keep you 4Warned like no other station can

    OKLAHOMA CITY- Being the only television station with two LIVE Doppler radars gives our viewers an unparalleled view of incoming severe weather, and the quickest warning for dangerous storms! In today’s ever-advancing meteorology, radar is the best tool for tracking storms, but it has its limitations. With a single Doppler radar, you can only see […]

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    Former University of Kansas student speaking out after she says she was sexually assaulted on campus

    LAWRENCE, Kan. – A former University of Kansas student is speaking out after she says she was sexually assaulted on campus. Earlier this year, Daisy Tackett and her family filed a lawsuit against the University of Kansas, saying the university created an environment that lead to Tackett being raped on campus by a football player during her […]

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    Small bomb explodes inside Illinois Target bathroom, police investigating link to transgender policy

    EVANSTON, Ill. – Police in Illinois are looking for clues after a small bomb exploded inside the women’s restroom at a Target store in Evanston. Officials told WGN that no one was inside the bathroom when the bomb went off. Now, detectives are looking to see if the bomb may have been linked to Target’s […]

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    Baby suffers second-degree burns after being hit by scalding water from garden hose

    PHOENIX, Ariz. – A 9-month-old boy in Phoenix received second-degree burns over 30 percent of his body on Tuesday after being hit by extremely hot water from a garden hose as his mother tried to fill up a small wading pool. Dominique Woodger told Phoenix TV station KNXV that she didn’t realize when she turned […]

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    Dead Center Film Selection Made by Students from Autism Oklahoma

      OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLAHOMA — Their work is still so new crew members don’t need much coaxing to sit down and watch the short film they all spent a year creating. From the beginning ‘Even In Death’ feels different. Silent except for sound effects, it centers on a little boy and his strange experiences surrounding […]