KQV AM 1410

Breaking News

Suspect in killings of wealthy DC family arrested

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Authorities have arrested an ex-convict who was accused in the killings of a wealthy Washington family and their housekeeper....
More

National & World News

US readies air patrols in search for Rohingya boat people

BANGKOK (AP) -- Attention turned Friday to the seas off Southeast Asia's west coast as naval vessels from Myanmar and Malaysia searched for stranded boat people and the U.S. military prepared air patrols to step up its involvement....
More

Q&A on origins of Rohingya conflict and why it persists

YANGON, Myanmar (AP) -- Many of the thousands of migrants abandoned at sea in Southeast Asia this month are Rohingya Muslims who fled their home country of Myanmar. Here are facts about the history and persecution of the ethnic and religious minority:...
More

Spain: Local election seen as test for new upstart parties

MADRID (AP) -- Spain could be set for a political upheaval in key local elections this weekend, with strong signs that voters fed up with economic crisis and corruption scandals may punish both the ruling conservative Popular Party and the leading opposition Socialists....
More

More National and World News

Local News

Feds: Temple professor offered China data on US-made device

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The chairman of Temple University's physics department has been charged in an alleged scheme to share information on U.S. technology with China....
More

Police: More than a dozen firearms stolen from gun shop

COLLINGDALE, Pa. (AP) -- Police are looking for the thieves who made off with nearly 20 firearms during an early-morning smash-and-grab robbery in suburban Philadelphia....
More

Prosecutors would face high bar in filing Amtrak charges

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The Amtrak engineer at the controls of a train that derailed in Philadelphia, killing eight people, remains the focus of an inquiry by federal transportation safety investigators. But a second probe could prove more personally devastating: Prosecutors are trying to determine if he committed a crime....
More

Judge won't give Pa. teen, then 11, new trial in '09 slaying

NEW CASTLE, Pa. (AP) -- A judge in western Pennsylvania says he won't grant a new juvenile court trial to a teenager who was 11 when he was charged with fatally shooting his father's pregnant fiancee....
More

Family offers reward after 10-month-old dog is fatally shot

SHREWSBURY, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania family is seeking answers after its 10-month-old dog was fatally shot....
More

9 youths charged in fight marring amusement park's opening

WEST MIFFLIN, Pa. (AP) -- Police say nine juveniles have been charged stemming from a fight that forced a Pittsburgh-area amusement park to close early on opening day....
More

On cusp of White House bid, Santorum makes populist pitch

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Rick Santorum says he will announce his 2016 presidential intentions May 27 at a Pennsylvania factory....
More

Pa. family awarded $6 million in medical malpractice suit

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania family is receiving more than $6 million in a medical malpractice case stemming from the death of a 2-year-old who was treated and sent home by Harrisburg Hospital....
More

Suit: Competitor's smiley face cookies 'confusingly similar'

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The cookies may be smiling, but the restaurants are not....
More

Rejuvenated Burnett off to spectacular start in final season

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The fire is still there, churning away somewhere inside A.J. Burnett's well-tattooed and teenage-thin body. The flames, however, are simply better hidden....
More

More Local News

Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you agree with Pentagon officials that the current U.S. approach to combating ISIS in Iraq is still a viable? <More Info>

Yes:
No:
No:
98%
Yes:
2%
Total Votes: 13,790

Yesterday's Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you think state lottery winnings should be taxed in Pennsylvania?

No:
94%
Yes:
6%
Total Votes: 7,069

Calendar

March 2013

S
M
T
W
T
F
S
4
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31


Next

View all Events