KDBC | Local 4 News http://www.kdbc.com/feeds/featured.rss en Michael Phelps arrested on DUI http://www.kdbc.com/news/michael-phelps-arrested-dui <p>Olympic gold medalist Michael Phelps was arrested on a DUI charge early Tuesday morning in Maryland. Phelps was charged with driving under the influence, excessive speed and crossing double lane lines.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/news/michael-phelps-arrested-dui" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News FEATURED National News Wed, 01 Oct 2014 15:04:54 +0000 njaramillo 51757 at http://www.kdbc.com Pumpkin sales increase http://www.kdbc.com/news/pumpkin-sales-increase <p>Fall means the return of pumpkin-flavored everything, maybe thanks, in part, to Starbucks. The coffee chain introduced the pumpkin spice latte about a decade ago.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/news/pumpkin-sales-increase" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News FEATURED National News Wed, 01 Oct 2014 15:00:19 +0000 njaramillo 51756 at http://www.kdbc.com The Christmas holiday season is here? Already? http://www.kdbc.com/news/christmas-holiday-season-here-already <p>The holiday season is here, or at least it is if you happen to be a U.S. retailer. Major U.S. stores will add over 800-thousand temporary jobs this fall.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/news/christmas-holiday-season-here-already" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News FEATURED National News Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:21:44 +0000 njaramillo 51691 at http://www.kdbc.com New report: NFL player who killed girlfriend, then self had devastating brain disease http://www.kdbc.com/news/new-report-nfl-player-who-killed-girlfriend-then-self-had-devastating-brain-disease <p>Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher likely had a devastating brain disease when he shot and killed his girlfriend and himself two years ago, that&#39;s according to a new report.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/news/new-report-nfl-player-who-killed-girlfriend-then-self-had-devastating-brain-disease" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News FEATURED National News Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:19:36 +0000 njaramillo 51690 at http://www.kdbc.com More hospitals asking patients to pay for procedures up front http://www.kdbc.com/news/more-hospitals-asking-patients-pay-procedures-front <p>Get ready to whip out your credit card before you are wheeled into the operating room or undergo an MRI. More hospitals are asking patients settle the bill in advance.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/news/more-hospitals-asking-patients-pay-procedures-front" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News FEATURED National News Mon, 29 Sep 2014 15:13:18 +0000 njaramillo 51630 at http://www.kdbc.com Could a woman's skirt size determine her risk for breast cancer? http://www.kdbc.com/news/could-womans-skirt-size-determine-her-risk-breast-cancer <p>Could a woman&#39;s skirt size help determine her risk for breast cancer? Overall weight gain is a known risk factor, but new research suggests a thickening waistline in particular is a strong predictor for breast cancer.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/news/could-womans-skirt-size-determine-her-risk-breast-cancer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News FEATURED National News Mon, 29 Sep 2014 15:03:19 +0000 njaramillo 51629 at http://www.kdbc.com Study: Charging the iPhone 6 costs just 47 cents a year http://www.kdbc.com/news/study-charging-iphone-6-costs-just-47-cents-year <p>Do you plug in your IPhone every night to give it a full charge, turns out charging an IPhone 6 costs just 47 cents, a year. That&#39;s according to a study conducted by Opower, a software provider for utility companies.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/news/study-charging-iphone-6-costs-just-47-cents-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News FEATURED National News Fri, 26 Sep 2014 15:03:15 +0000 njaramillo 51480 at http://www.kdbc.com GM CEO Mary Barra on cover of 'Time' http://www.kdbc.com/news/gm-ceo-mary-barra-cover-time <p>General Motors CEO Mary Barra is featured on the cover of this week&#39;s Time Magazine titled, &quot;The Mechanic.&quot;</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/news/gm-ceo-mary-barra-cover-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News FEATURED National News Fri, 26 Sep 2014 14:58:19 +0000 njaramillo 51479 at http://www.kdbc.com Apple pulls latest iOS update because of issues and complaints http://www.kdbc.com/news/apple-pulls-latest-ios-update-because-issues-and-complaints <p>Apple withdrew the first update to the new IPhone because of customer complaints. Some users say they were left without cell service. Other customers said they couldn&#39;t connect to bluetooth of the fingerprint reader.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/news/apple-pulls-latest-ios-update-because-issues-and-complaints" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News FEATURED National News Thu, 25 Sep 2014 15:42:19 +0000 njaramillo 51422 at http://www.kdbc.com Fewer borrowers defaulting on Federal student loans http://www.kdbc.com/news/fewer-borrowers-defaulting-federal-student-loans <p>Fewer borrowers are defaulting on their Federal student loans. That&#39;s according to the U.S. Department of Education.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.kdbc.com/news/fewer-borrowers-defaulting-federal-student-loans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News FEATURED National News Thu, 25 Sep 2014 15:38:17 +0000 njaramillo 51421 at http://www.kdbc.com