KQV AM 1410

Breaking News

US Sen. Menendez: I've behaved appropriately in office

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez, under federal investigation for his relationship with a Florida doctor and political donor, defiantly said Friday that he had always been honest in office even as a person familiar with the matter said he's expected to face criminal charges soon....
More

National & World News

South Sudan rivals fail to reach deal, frustrating mediators

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) -- South Sudan's warring parties failed to reach a breakthrough in peace talks in Ethiopia, mediators said Friday, expressing disappointment following months of discussions attempting to stop violence in the world's newest country....
More

Outrage: Extremists take ancient statues, damage Iraqi site

BAGHDAD (AP) -- Islamic State extremists trucked away statues as they damaged the irreplaceable remains of an ancient Assyrian capital, a local resident and a top UN official told The Associated Press Friday....
More

US: NKorea response to attack on ambassador 'callous'

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The United States on Friday condemned North Korea's "callous" reaction to the knife attack on the U.S. ambassador to South Korea that has added to tensions on the divided Korean Peninsula....
More

More National and World News

Local News

US judge says Pittsburgh can enforce abortion clinic buffers

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A federal judge isn't preventing the city of Pittsburgh from enforcing a 15-foot buffer zone that keeps protesters away from the front of two abortion clinics....
More

Prosecutors: Phony cosmetic surgeon was no medical expert

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A Philadelphia madam-turned-faux cosmetic surgeon kept up the ruse of being a medical expert even as a 20-year-old dancer who received illegal buttocks injections began to die, prosecutors told jurors Friday as her murder trial went to a jury....
More

Police: Slain officer a hero in 'fierce' gunbattle with 2

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A police officer who went to a video game store to buy a present for his son ended up in a fierce gunbattle with two would-be robbers, fighting to the end of his life to protect patrons and employees, a police captain said Friday....
More

Latest on Philadelphia officer's death: Trust fund set up

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- 4 p.m....
More

US judge keeps alive challenges to Pa. 'mental anguish' law

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A federal judge on Friday kept alive two lawsuits challenging a Pennsylvania law that arose after a man convicted of killing a Philadelphia police officer gave a taped speech at commencement for a small Vermont college....
More

Legal opinion allows sales of beer 12-packs by distributors

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania's beer distributors received the go-ahead Friday to sell brew by the 12-pack....
More

Cops: Baby apparently starves after mom's suspected overdose

MILLVALE, Pa. (AP) -- A 9-month-old boy found dead in a Pittsburgh-area apartment is believed to have starved after his mother died of an apparent overdose, leaving no one to care for him, authorities said Friday....
More

Pa. suspect's fatal shooting by police deemed justified

EASTON, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania's attorney general has ruled that last year's fatal shooting of a suspect by a police officer in the city of Easton was justified....
More

As Wolf pushes budget plan, Republican senators warn schools

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Gov. Tom Wolf took his campaign for a state budget with more education funding to Allentown on Friday, while school superintendents got a letter from Republican Senate leaders warning them not to count on the new money....
More

Police believe woman OD'd before baby starved in apartment

MILLVALE, Pa. (AP) -- Police believe a 22-year-old woman died of an overdose a week or two ago before her 10-month-old boy starved when no one was left to care for him in the western Pennsylvania apartment they shared....
More

More Local News

Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Should it be mandatory that all email account used for official government business be under the control of the U.S. government? <More Info>

Yes:
No
Yes:
81%
No
19%
Total Votes: 15,690

Yesterday's Poll

Do you think the incentive program is a good idea?

No:
69%
Yes:
31%
Total Votes: 10,523

Calendar

January 2013

S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
30
31


Next

View all Events