KQV AM 1410

Breaking News

Promoting national unity, Clinton also seeks to build trust

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Hillary Clinton capped off a four-day convention celebration with a plea for national unity and tolerance. Now, one of the most divisive and distrusted figures in American political life must convince voters that she rather than Republican rival Donald Trump can bring a deeply divided nation together....
More

National & World News

Trump has a record of siding with Putin on key issues

MOSCOW (AP) -- Donald Trump has refused to condemn Russia's military takeover of Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula, saying if elected he would consider recognizing it as Russian territory, in the latest of a series of statements that have raised eyebrows about the Republican candidate's intentions toward the Kremlin....
More

AP PHOTOS: Shiite tattoos a show of pride amid tensions

BEIRUT (AP) -- Hamada Bayloun is not particularly religious, but across his entire upper back spreads a large tattoo of the most revered saint in Shiite Islam, Imam Ali....
More

N. Korea: US has crossed red line, relations on war footing

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) -- North Korea's top diplomat for U.S. affairs told The Associated Press on Thursday that Washington "crossed the red line" and effectively declared war by putting leader Kim Jong Un on its list of sanctioned individuals, and said a vicious showdown could erupt if the U.S. and South Korea hold annual war games as planned next month....
More

More National and World News

Local News

Police, protesters at DNC praised for restraint, courtesy

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- They came. They protested. They got their message out....
More

Police: Stray bullet hits 10-year-old girl in forearm

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A 10-year-old girl has been hospitalized after police say she was hit by a stray bullet in north Philadelphia....
More

Duckworth tells her story at Democratic convention

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Despite being in a tough campaign against incumbent Republican Sen. Mark Kirk, Democratic Congressman Rep. Tammy Duckworth used her time on the Democratic National Convention stage to tell her life story....
More

Judge nixes pornographic email scandal as Kane trial defense

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The judge in Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane's criminal case won't allow jurors to hear as a trial defense that she was prosecuted to stop her from revealing a pornographic email scandal her office unearthed....
More

Promoting national unity, Clinton also seeks to build trust

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Hillary Clinton capped off a four-day convention celebration with a plea for national unity and tolerance. Now, one of the most divisive and distrusted figures in American political life must convince voters that she rather than Republican rival Donald Trump can bring a deeply divided nation together....
More

Wounded officers struggle with news of Hinckley's release

WASHINGTON (AP) -- John Hinckley Jr. shot four people outside a Washington hotel on March 30, 1981, but two of his victims understandably got most of the attention: President Ronald Reagan and his press secretary, James Brady....
More

Pelosi tracks the mega-donors to political campaigns

NEW YORK (AP) -- As she sat overlooking a hotel lobby in Philadelphia during the Democratic National Convention this week, Alexandra Pelosi said she spied three of the wealthy men featured in her HBO documentary, "Meet the Donors: Does Money Talk?"...
More

Takeaways: Clinton's big moment wraps up convention

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- It was a moment America had never seen: a woman accepting a major party's nomination for president....
More

AP EXPLAINS: Conventions depict contrasting views of America

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Democratic and Republican party conventions have starkly framed the core question facing voters in November: Is America broken?...
More

Minority Dem delegates frustrated with 'Bernie or Bust'

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- As most Democrats rally around Hillary Clinton, the lingering "Bernie or Bust" movement is stirring frustration at the party's convention among delegates of color, who say they're upset at the refusal of the Vermont senator's most fervent backers to fall in line....
More

More Local News

Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you think the Pittsburgh Police Chief violated municipal code when speaking to the DNC while in uniform? <More Info>

Yes
No
Yes
90%
No
10%
Total Votes: 526

Yesterday's Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
To help mitigate future toll increases should the legislature cut the amount paid to PennDOT by the Turnpike Authority?

Yes
80%
No
20%
Total Votes: 11,069

Calendar

June 2013

S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30


Next

View all Events