Warmer weather means flooding risk in Buffalo

A steady rain dampened an already gloomy mood here Saturday afternoon as word spread that a grand jury looking into whether to indict police Officer Darren Wilson had yet to make a decision. The grand jury, which last met on Friday, will reconvene Mo… Read More » Source Article from http://www.4029tv.com/warmer-weather-means-flooding-risk-in-buffalo/29881190

New Beyonce video ‘7/11′ rocks the Web

Social media is all abuzz with the latest video from the Queen B herself — Beyonce. It’s a silly little dance ditty called “7/11.” It’s Bey and some “girlfriends” prancing in and around a high-rise — mostly in their underwear — vamping for the camera. It’s a low-budget affair, but still scoring big with her […]

‘Hunger Games’ aims to top 2014’s box office

At the box office this weekend, the odds are ever in favor of “The Hunger Games.” Lionsgate’s “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1,” the first act of the final installment of the “Hunger Games” series, opens this weekend along with big expectations. The film is projected to have a huge box office weekend — […]

U.S. to extend combat role in Afghanistan

In a policy shift, President Barack Obama has decided to extend the combat role of U.S. forces in Afghanistan into 2015, allowing troops to keep fighting the Taliban and other militant groups that threaten American soldiers or the Afghan government, The New York Times reported. Back in May, the President described an exit strategy that […]

Why students are saying #ThanksMichelleObama

Students unhappy with school meals are taking it out on the first lady by sharing images on social media of lunches sarcastically tagged #ThanksMichelleObama. Some of the images depict formless, mushy blobs on a lunch tray. Others show patties on whole-grain buns accompanied by an apple where one could imagine a pile of tater tots […]

Sex offender arrested on gun charges, Game and Fish violations

Johnson County Sheriff’s Department arrested a registered sex offender after a visit at his home by his parole officer. Jerry Bohannon, age 55, was arrested at the scene for Possession of a Firearm By Certain Persons and was cited for several game violations, deputies said. When officers arrived at his home near the Hunt community […]

Rain postpones Bentonville Christmas Tree Lighting, Lighting of the Square Still on

Heavy rains postpone Bentonville’s Christmas tree lighting.   The event has been rescheduled to November 28th.  Rain Saturday also cancelled the opening event for skating at the ice rink at Lawrence Plaza, which was scheduled from noon until 4:45pm.  Bentonville Lighting of the Square is still on.  Source Article from http://www.4029tv.com/news/rain-cancels-bentonville-lighting-of-the-square/29879302?absolute=true

1 Hospitalized After Fire Breaks Out At Matterhorn Inn In Vail

VAIL, Colo. (CBS4) – Investigators are looking into what started a fire at the Matterhorn Inn in Vail Saturday morning. The blaze broke out before 5 a.m. and displaced residents from 11 units. (credit: Town of Vail) “Upon arrival, firefighters found three of the single story units engulfed in flames and immediately began suppression operations […]

Billboards Call For Action Against Fort Collins Lab Using Beagles For Research

DENVER (CBS4) – Unusual billboards are going up around Denver asking that drug testing on beagles be stopped, and they specifically blast one testing lab in Fort Collins. The billboards specifically ask state Department of Agriculture Commissioner John Salazar to shut down experiments on beagles. They say that CARE Research in Fort Collins “has racked […]

Dog Found Injured In Sub-Zero Temps Reunited With Owner

DENVER (CBS4) – There was a happy reunion for a dog and his owner on Friday. Steve the dog ran away while his owner, Daniel Rosenow, was being rushed to the hospital for a heart attack. Daniel Rosenow and Steve (credit: CBS) Larry Edelman found Steve stuck outside in his backyard last weekend during sub-zero […]

Victim Found Safe Hours After Kidnapping In Jefferson County

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – A man has been taken into custody in connection with a kidnapping of a woman Saturday morning in Jefferson County. According to the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office, David Sikora, 28, was arrested by police in Denver, but authorities couldn’t find the alleged victim, identified as Megan Vandellen, 26, until Saturday […]

Suspect In Paige Birgfeld’s Murder Worked With Her Ex-Husband

DENVER (AP) – A single mother who vanished from western Colorado more than seven years ago led a double life as a paid escort with many unsavory clients, investigators say. Among them was Lester Ralph Jones, 63, who was one of the last people to call Paige Birgfeld before her 8-year-old daughter reported her missing […]

Broncos, Dolphins Look Like Mirror Images

DENVER (AP) – Their pass rush is tremendous, their pass protection horrendous. Thanks to dominating defenses, both the Denver Broncos and Miami Dolphins are in the thick of the AFC playoff race in spite of shuffled offensive lines that are still working out the kinks. These two teams also feel very different about themselves heading […]

Path Through Glenwood Canyon Closed For Winter

GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) – Transportation officials have closed a popular bike path through Glenwood Canyon for the winter. The Colorado Department of Transportation said Friday the path near Glenwood Springs is becoming icy and snow-packed, and with another winter storm on the way, it was closed in the interest of safety. The path was […]

Broncos Shuffle Backfield On Eve Of Showdown

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) – The Denver Broncos have shuffled their thin backfield on the eve of their showdown with the Miami Dolphins. They promoted Jeremy Stewart from their practice squad and waived rookie Kapri Bibbs. Fullback Jeremy Stewart #32 of the Oakland Raiders carries the ball against middle linebacker Bobby Wagner #54 of the Seattle […]

Family fights to save pit bull from new ordinance

Credit: Saving Zeus Facebook page Credit: Saving Zeus Facebook page MOREAUVILLE, La. — A Louisiana family is fighting to protect its beloved pit bull from a “vicious dogs” ordinance. Joanna Armand started an online petition to protect pit bull Zeus from an uncertain fate. The petition, which asks the village of Moreauville to reverse a […]

Missing Steamboat Springs woman found dead in pickup truck

Page Stockdale (Credit: Steamboat Today) Page Stockdale (Credit: Steamboat Today) STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colo. — A pair of duck hunters discovered the dead bodies of a missing Steamboat Springs woman and her male companion inside a pickup truck Saturday morning, local police reported. Page Stockdale and Mark Schiebel, 59; were found in the back of  Schiebel’s […]

#ThanksMichelleObama: Students gripe about healthier school lunches on Twitter

WASHINGTON — Students unhappy with school meals are taking it out on the first lady by sharing images on social media of lunches sarcastically tagged #ThanksMichelleObama. Some of the images depict formless, mushy blobs on a lunch tray. Others show patties on whole-grain buns accompanied by an apple where one could imagine a pile of […]

Lawyer blasts ‘fantastical, ridiculous’ rape accusations against Bill Cosby

LOS ANGELES — A lawyer for Bill Cosby called the increasing number of claims of sexual assault against the legendary comedian “ridiculous” and said the media should stop airing “unsubstantiated, fantastical stories.” Martin D. Singer said in a written statement that it defies common sense that “so many people would have said nothing, done nothing, […]