KDBC | Local 4 News http://kdbc.com/feeds/world.rss en Engineers developing safer, more accurate tracer round http://kdbc.com/news/engineers-developing-safer-more-accurate-tracer-round <p>Engineers at Picatinny Arsenal are researching a way to develop a new type of tracer round that not only would perform its function during the day as well as night, but also improve shooter accuracy and keep Soldiers safer by reducing their vis</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://kdbc.com/news/engineers-developing-safer-more-accurate-tracer-round" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News National News Wed, 30 Jul 2014 01:49:50 +0000 vlandry 47497 at http://kdbc.com Senate confirms Allyn as Army vice chief http://kdbc.com/news/senate-confirms-allyn-army-vice-chief <p>Gen. Daniel B. Allyn has been confirmed by the U.S. Senate as the next vice chief of staff of the Army.</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://kdbc.com/news/senate-confirms-allyn-army-vice-chief" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News National News Wed, 30 Jul 2014 01:43:27 +0000 vlandry 47496 at http://kdbc.com Senate confirms Robert McDonald as VA secretary http://kdbc.com/news/senate-confirms-robert-mcdonald-va-secretary <p>The Senate on Tuesday unanimously confirmed Robert McDonald, a former corporate CEO and an ex-Army officer, as the next Veterans Affairs secretary.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://kdbc.com/news/senate-confirms-robert-mcdonald-va-secretary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News National News Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:23:19 +0000 sramirez 47493 at http://kdbc.com Mother, ACLU sue Border Patrol over son's 'brazen and lawless' shooting http://kdbc.com/news/mother-aclu-sue-border-patrol-over-sons-brazen-and-lawless-shooting <p>U.S. Border Patrol agents who killed a Mexican teenager should be brought to justice, a federal lawsuit filed Tuesday argues, claiming the agents used excessive force when they opened fire.</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://kdbc.com/news/mother-aclu-sue-border-patrol-over-sons-brazen-and-lawless-shooting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News National News Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:15:05 +0000 mvalverde 47490 at http://kdbc.com Yet another child dies in a hot car; a foster father is arrested http://kdbc.com/news/yet-another-child-dies-hot-car-foster-father-arrested <p>The death of a 10-month-old girl left in a hot car in Wichita, Kansas -- the latest in a string of hot-car child deaths in the United States -- triggered the quick arrest of the girl&#39;s foster father and on Friday prompted state officials to</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://kdbc.com/news/yet-another-child-dies-hot-car-foster-father-arrested" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News National News Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:50:15 +0000 alitton 47470 at http://kdbc.com NCAA settlement reached over handling of head injuries http://kdbc.com/sports/ncaa-settlement-reached-over-handling-head-injuries <p>$75 million settlement reached between the NCAA and dozens of college athletes will change the way athletic teams handle players who suffer head injuries, the NCAA said Tuesday.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://kdbc.com/sports/ncaa-settlement-reached-over-handling-head-injuries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports National News Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:41:11 +0000 alitton 47468 at http://kdbc.com Delta Airline offering free in-flight entertainment soon http://kdbc.com/news/delta-airline-offering-free-flight-entertainment-soon <p>No need to nap the next time you fly Delta. The airline is offering free in-flight entertainment, beginning Friday.</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://kdbc.com/news/delta-airline-offering-free-flight-entertainment-soon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News FEATURED National News Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:52:30 +0000 njaramillo 47452 at http://kdbc.com A new study says dogs can feel jealousy http://kdbc.com/news/new-study-says-dogs-can-feel-jealousy <p>Dogs are known as our best friends and apparently, they don&#39;t want you to forget it!. A new study says canines can feel jealousy.</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://kdbc.com/news/new-study-says-dogs-can-feel-jealousy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News FEATURED National News Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:37:43 +0000 njaramillo 47451 at http://kdbc.com Smart people buy generic brands http://kdbc.com/news/health/smart-people-buy-generic-brands <p>It is a question all of us face in the medicine aisles of our supermarket or pharmacy: should we fork over more to buy a brand name product or should we get the generic instead?</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://kdbc.com/news/health/smart-people-buy-generic-brands" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Health National News Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:20:12 +0000 aloweree 47450 at http://kdbc.com Texas man allegedly sent 500 'white powder' letters http://kdbc.com/news/texas-man-allegedly-sent-500-white-powder-letters <p>For nearly six years, hundreds of letters, most containing a suspicious white powder, were sent through the mail, addressed to President Barack Obama, members of Congress, hotels near the Super Bowl, schools, companies and others.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-mobile"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promote to Mobile </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://kdbc.com/news/texas-man-allegedly-sent-500-white-powder-letters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Statewide News National News Tue, 29 Jul 2014 04:37:29 +0000 aalvarez 47434 at http://kdbc.com