KQV AM 1410

Breaking News

2 cops ambushed, fatally shot in car; gunman kills himself

NEW YORK (AP) -- The warning came just moments too late: A man who had shot his ex-girlfriend a few hours earlier had traveled to New York City and vowed online to shoot two "pigs" in retaliation for the police chokehold death of Eric Garner....
More

National & World News

Nigeria's home-grown Islamic uprising poses regional threat

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) -- Thousands of members of Nigeria's home-grown Islamic extremist Boko Haram group strike across the border in Cameroon, with coordinated attacks on border towns, a troop convoy and a major barracks....
More

US mulls putting NKorea on terrorism sponsor list

HONOLULU (AP) -- The United States is reviewing whether to put North Korea back onto its list of state sponsors of terrorism, President Barack Obama said as the U.S. decides how to respond to the cyberattack on Sony Pictures Entertainment that law enforcement has blamed on the communist nation....
More

Obama says US can influence new generation in Cuba

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama said his plan to normalize relations with Cuba gives the U.S. a chance to influence events at an important moment of change for the communist nation, and he brushed off critics who accuse him of kowtowing to dictators....
More

More National and World News

Local News

4 teens die in fiery head-on crash in Pennsylvania

PALMERTON, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities say speed was a factor in a fiery head-on crash in eastern Pennsylvania that claimed the lives of four teens and left one car upside-down and another split in two....
More

Philly police commissioner concerned after 2 NYC cops killed

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey is calling on his officers to be careful and alert following the fatal shooting of two New York City officers and says he's concerned about the current environment for police....
More

New lawmakers bring fresh eyes to Pa.'s problems

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Twenty-eight are Republicans, five are Democrats. Six are women. And once they're sworn in next month, all of them will get a vote in the Pennsylvania Legislature....
More

Man involved in crash that killed officer dies

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Authorities say a man involved in a crash that killed a western Pennsylvania police officer almost a week ago has died....
More

Man gets 3 1/2 to 10 years in stabbing death of friend

DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- A suburban Philadelphia man has been sentenced to 3 1/2 to 10 years in prison for the murder of a friend that authorities said was committed while the defendant was under the influence of hallucinogenic mushrooms....
More

Trial ordered for woman in mother's shooting death

ALTOONA, Pa. (AP) -- A central Pennsylvania woman has been ordered to stand trial in the shooting death of her 71-year-old mother last month....
More

Man gets life on sex trafficking convictions

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A southeastern Pennsylvania man has been sentenced to life in federal prison on a conviction of trafficking women and a minor for prostitution....
More

Man dies in apartment fire; cause of blaze sought

WASHINGTON, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities have released the name of a man who died following a fire at a western Pennsylvania apartment complex....
More

More Local News

Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you believe children should be banned from playing contact football prior to entering high school? <More Info>

Yes:
No:
No:
83%
Yes:
17%
Total Votes: 5,558

Yesterday's Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you think the 346-million dollar cut of the IRS' budget was warranted, in retaliation for past misdeeds or both?

Warranted:
81%
Both:
12%
In Retaliation:
6%
Total Votes: 20,125

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