KQV AM 1410

Breaking News

AP-NORC Poll: Voters feel disconnected, helpless in 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Republicans and Democrats feel a massive disconnect with their political parties and helpless about the presidential election....
More

National & World News

2 men sentenced to life terms for bombing Somali airliner

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) -- A military court in the Somali capital on Monday gave life terms to two men convicted of masterminding the bombing in February of an airliner which made an emergency landing with a gaping hole in the fuselage....
More

As in US, Trump draws strong reactions in China

BEIJING (AP) -- China features prominently in the rhetoric of presumed Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, who accuses the country of stealing American jobs and cheating at global trade. In China itself, though, he's only now emerging as a public figure, despite fame elsewhere for his voluble utterances, high-profile businesses and reality TV show....
More

Mediterranean shipwreck survivors haunted by cries of kids

POZZALLO, Sicily (AP) -- It was the cries of children - and the moment they decided they must save themselves - that haunt the survivors of a shipwreck that claimed hundreds of lives....
More

More National and World News

Local News

Striking Verizon workers to return Wednesday; deal inked

NEW YORK (AP) -- Nearly 40,000 striking Verizon employees will return to work Wednesday after reaching a tentative contract agreement that includes 1,300 new call center jobs and nearly 11 percent in raises over four years but also makes health care plan changes to save the company money, the company and a union said Monday....
More

The Latest: Striking Verizon workers to return Wednesday

NEW YORK (AP) -- The Latest on a tentative agreement to end a strike by nearly 40,000 Verizon workers (all times local):...
More

Girl shocked in backyard pool remains in critical condition

MECHANICSBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities say a girl was critically injured when she and seven other children were shocked in a backyard pool in central Pennsylvania....
More

After Gamergate, female video game developers on the rise

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Students from an all-female arts college in Philadelphia attended a conference for video game developers last year and, without even trying, they stood out....
More

Police: Man drowned after trying to save dog in creek

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Authorities say a man drowned in a northeast Philadelphia creek after jumping in to try to save his dog....
More

Beer: The fight over where you buy it in Pennsylvania

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Beer-buying Pennsylvanians are seeing a growing number of options where they can pick up a six-pack or two, though Pennsylvania still remains home to some of the nation's most restrictive beer sales laws....
More

As charters grow, public schools see sharp enrollment drop

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Standing before the Los Angeles Unified School Board, Susan Zoller delivered a startling assessment: More than 100,000 students in the nation's second-largest district were now enrolled in charters, draining more than $500 million from the budget in a single academic year....
More

Cops: Lost couple cuts chain to enter nuclear plant property

DELTA, Pa. (AP) -- A couple who got lost in Pennsylvania while driving to New York entered the property of a nuclear plant by cutting a chain at a gate, apparently in a quest to get back on the right road, authorities said....
More

Horse tosses rodeo performer off back, tramples him to death

PILESGROVE, N.J. (AP) -- New Jersey authorities say a horse tossed a rodeo performer off its back in front of a crowd of thousands and then trampled him to death....
More

A veteran's race against time to return WWI Purple Hearts

ST. ALBANS, Vt. (AP) -- A group that seeks to reunite lost Purple Hearts with service members or their descendants is embarking on an ambitious project: to return 100 such medals or certificates earned in World War I before the 100th anniversary next April of the United States' entry into the conflict....
More

More Local News

Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Will you be participating in any Memorial Day Observances? <More Info>

Yes
No
Yes
72%
No
28%
Total Votes: 2,711

Yesterday's Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you like the Pittsburgh Penguins chances to win the Stanley Cup?

Yes
81%
No
19%
Total Votes: 4,348

Calendar

May 2013

S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
6
7
8
10
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
21
22
23
24
26
27
28
29
30
31


Next

View all Events