International News

Students fined over sexist chants

BBC - 3 hours 52 min ago
A number of students are fined following an investigation after footage emerged of a group chanting about violence and necrophilia.

AUDIO: Is technology killing old loved books?

BBC - 4 hours 16 min ago
Josh Spero, author of Second Hand Stories and editor of Spear's Magazine, and the author Erica Wagner, a former literary editor of the Times mull the question of high tech and old books.

AUDIO: Ebola health worker's audio diary fears

BBC - 4 hours 17 min ago
Dr Geraldine O'Hara, an infectious diseases specialist from Huddersfield, has recorded a series of audio diaries while she is in Sierra Leone.

Women 'need clear coaching pathway'

BBC - 4 hours 18 min ago
Women need a clear pathway into coaching if they are to succeed in a male-dominated environment, say industry experts.

VIDEO: Learning how to leap around a city

BBC - 4 hours 27 min ago
The UK's first specialised Parkour, or freerunning, academies have opened to encourage people to learn how to do it in a safe environment.

England edge Samoa in thriller

BBC - 4 hours 47 min ago
England narrowly hold on for victory against Samoa in a pulsating Four Nations encounter in Brisbane.

McKay murder anniversary appeal

BBC - 4 hours 54 min ago
On the second anniversary of a murder in Newtownabbey, County Antrim, police have renewed an appeal for information.

Plaid's demand for 'true equality'

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-24 23:33
A series of demands to ensure Wales has "true equality" with Scotland is to be outlined at Plaid Cymru's annual conference.

Benefit claims wait 'unacceptable'

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-24 23:27
A charity calls for the rollout of a new benefit payment to be halted until a backlog is cleared.

Royals edge ahead in World Series

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-24 23:04
Kansas City Royals beat San Francisco Giants 3-2 in Game Three to take a 2-1 lead in the best-of-seven World Series.

VIDEO: Record skydive from edge of space

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-24 22:36
Google executive Alan Eustace has broken the world altitude record for a parachute jump by leaping from 135,890 feet (41,419 metres) beating Felix Baumgartner's record.

New York axe attack 'terrorist act'

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-24 21:40
Police in New York say an axe attack on two officers was a terrorist act carried out by a radicalised Muslim convert.

'Edging toward the EU exit?'

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-24 21:08
Saturday's newspapers focus mainly on the row over the European Union's demand for an additional £1.7bn from the UK. There is also the tale of the woman who is allergic to Simon Cowell.

US judge sentences Farc commander

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-24 20:38
A US judge has sentenced an ex-Colombian rebel to 27 years in prison for his role in the kidnapping of three American citizens in 2003.

Two US Ebola nurses free of virus

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-24 20:10
Two nurses infected with Ebola while treating a patient in Dallas are declared free of the deadly virus, a day after the first infection in New York.

'Many exposed' to Mali Ebola girl

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-24 20:04
The authorities in Mali confirm the death of the country's first Ebola patient, a two-year-old girl, and say many people were exposed to her.

Malaysia envoy appears in NZ court

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-24 19:47
A Malaysian diplomat appears briefly in court on charges of attempted rape in the New Zealand city of Wellington after being extradited.

VIDEO: Russia 'helped Yanukovych to flee'

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-24 19:43
Russia helped ousted Ukraine President Viktor Yanukovych to flee from violent protests in February, Russian leader Vladimir Putin has said.

VIDEO: Flash floods in Athens

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-24 19:42
People in the Greek capital, Athens, are clearing up after flash floods caused major disruption in parts of the city.

Baffling ballet

BBC - Fri, 2014-10-24 18:20
Unravelling the flocking habits of starlings

KBBI is Powered by Active Listeners like You

As we celebrate 35 years of broadcasting, we look ahead to technology improvements and the changing landscape of public radio.

Support the voices, music, information, and ideas that add so much to your life.Thank you for supporting your local public radio station.


Drupal theme by ver.1.4