KQV AM 1410

Breaking News

UN school in Gaza caught in cross-fire; 15 killed

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) -- Israeli tank shells hit a compound housing a U.N. school in the Gaza Strip on Thursday, killing at least 15 people and wounding dozens who were seeking shelter from fierce clashes on the streets outside, Palestinian officials said, as Israel pressed forward with its 17-day war against the territory's Hamas rulers....
More

National & World News

UN school in Gaza caught in cross-fire; 15 killed

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) -- Israeli tank shells hit a compound housing a U.N. school in the Gaza Strip on Thursday, killing at least 15 people and wounding dozens who were seeking shelter from fierce clashes on the streets outside, Palestinian officials said, as Israel pressed forward with its 17-day war against the territory's Hamas rulers....
More

Air Algerie flight 'probably crashed' in Mali

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) -- An Air Algerie flight carrying 116 people from Burkina Faso to Algeria's capital disappeared from radar early Thursday over northern Mali during a rainstorm, officials said. France deployed fighter jets to search for wreckage and the country's president said the plane most likely crashed....
More

US pulls Peace Corps volunteers from Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) -- The Peace Corps is suspending its programs in Kenya because of security concerns and is pulling more than 50 volunteers out of the country until threat levels decrease, the Peace Corps and State Department said Thursday....
More

More National and World News

Local News

Shooting at hospital near Philadelphia injures 3

DARBY, Pa. (AP) -- Police in suburban Philadelphia are investigating a shooting at a hospital campus that may have left as many as three people injured and say a suspect is in custody....
More

Family seeks shutdown of beach where man drowned

The family of a Pennsylvania man who drowned when the sand allegedly gave way beneath his feet in 2012 has filed a lawsuit seeking the closure of that part of the beach....
More

Band banned from playing Bruno Mars, Fall Out Boy

LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) -- A high school marching band in central Pennsylvania can't perform hit songs by Bruno Mars and Fall Out Boy because of their suggestive lyrics....
More

Mother, daughter die after Philly food truck blast

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A mother and teenage daughter have died of injuries they suffered in a fiery explosion inside their food truck earlier this month, authorities said Thursday....
More

Dad charged after fallen dresser kills 2 toddlers

ALIQUIPPA, Pa. (AP) -- The father of two toddlers who died after a dresser fell on them is facing involuntary manslaughter charges because he heard a crash and didn't immediately check on his daughters, a prosecutor said Thursday....
More

5 things to know for Thursday in Pennsylvania

A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Thursday:...
More

Jon Bon Jovi to be honored for humanitarian work

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Rock star Jon Bon Jovi will be honored with an award named for an opera singer....
More

Carjacker's challenge nixed by fed appeals court

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) -- A federal appeals court rejected the appeal of a northern Pennsylvania man serving more than 14 years in prison for forcing a bank employee to drive to her branch at gunpoint because he was upset about his girlfriend's home being foreclosed....
More

Officials require more supports beneath oil pipes

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) -- Michigan officials are ordering Enbridge Energy Partners LP to install additional support structures beneath two oil pipelines at the bottom of the Straits of Mackinac, the waterway linking Lakes Huron and Michigan....
More

Lab finds no risk from bacteria at Ohio bakery

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) -- An independent lab has found that bacteria discovered at a commercial bakery in northeast Ohio poses no risk to public health....
More

More Local News

Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you think the verdict against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco is excessive? <More Info>

Yes:
No:
Yes:
72%
No:
28%
Total Votes: 5,272

Yesterday's Poll

Do you agree with the U.S. Appeals Court's ruling striking down tax credits for anyone buying health insurance through the federal marketplace?

Yes:
68%
No:
32%
Total Votes: 11,694

Calendar

June 2012

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
22
23
24
25
27
28
29
30


Next

View all Events