KQV AM 1410

Breaking News

Zimbabwe: American lion killer's extradition being sought

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) -- Zimbabwe intends to seek the extradition of an American dentist who killed a lion that was lured out of a national park and shot with a bow and a gun, and the process has already begun, a Cabinet minister said Friday....
More

National & World News

Turkey: 5 killed in clashes between authorities and PKK

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) -- Kurdish rebels raided a Turkish police station and fired on railway workers in two separate attacks that left five dead, officials said Friday, amid renewed conflict between the security forces and insurgents that has wrecked a fragile peace process....
More

Afghan Taliban praise new leader in effort to rally ranks

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- The Afghan Taliban on Friday praised their new leader, saying he was one of the most "trusted" associates of the late Mullah Mohammad Omar - a statement likely meant to rally followers behind the leadership at a time of a deeply fractured insurgency....
More

Searchers scour beaches in hopes of unlocking MH370 mystery

SAINT-ANDRE, Reunion (AP) -- Searchers scored Reunion's shoreline for debris and investigators prepared to load a sea-encrusted wing fragment onto a plane bound for France on Friday to learn whether the aircraft remnant could help unlock the mystery of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370....
More

More National and World News

Local News

Escaped inmate suspected in killing near Pennsylvania jail

KITTANNING, Pa. (AP) -- Police searched Friday for an inmate they say walked away from a work-release program while serving jail time for a probation violation, killed an acquaintance who lived nearby, then took off in a stolen truck....
More

New York City man found fatally shot on Pittsburgh street

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Pittsburgh police are investigating a shooting that left a New York City man dead in the street....
More

Police seek teen abducted from Wilkes Barre home

WILKES BARRE, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities are looking for a 16-year-old who they say was abducted from her home in Wilkes Barre by a man who is considered armed and dangerous....
More

Police searching for man who gunned down 22-year-old mother

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Police are searching for the gunman who shot and killed a 22-year-old woman in Philadelphia while her young daughter was also home....
More

Pope's upcoming visit inspires anxiety in Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Pregnant women are calling up the mayor, concerned they won't be able to get to the delivery room. Some businesses say they've been told to close for a three-day weekend. Others are bringing in cots for workers to sleep. Taxi drivers, fearing onerous checkpoints and distant drop-off locations, are planning to stay home....
More

Traffic foils robber's getaway, forcing him to flee on foot

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa. (AP) -- All was going as planned for a suburban Philadelphia bank robber until his getaway cab hit traffic, forcing him to ditch his haul and flee....
More

White House nominates 4 for US judgeships in Pennsylvania

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- President Barack Obama has nominated four veteran judges to serve on the federal bench in Pennsylvania....
More

Triple shooting leaves boy, 12, in critical condition

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Police say a 12-year-old boy is in critical condition after a shooting that wounded at least two others in Pittsburgh....
More

Philadelphia police ID 3 victims in deadly high-speed crash

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Authorities have identified the three people killed in a high-speed crash that left a car split in half in Philadelphia....
More

Anchor denies sham Porsche sale; congressman husband charged

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A news anchor said Thursday that authorities have wrongly accused her of a shady Porsche transaction in the indictment of her congressman husband....
More

More Local News

Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Has the Americans With Disabilities Act made a difference? <More Info>

Yes:
No:
Yes:
71%
No:
29%
Total Votes: 5,122

Yesterday's Poll

Do you think granting Jonathan Pollard parole is an attempt to ease tensions between the U.S. and Israel following the nuclear deal with Iran?

Yes:
65%
No:
35%
Total Votes: 5,341

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