International News

Celtic pay penalty for downsizing

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-27 05:44
BBC Scotland's Tom English reviews Celtic's Champions League play-off exit at the hands of NK Maribor.

Woman finds 3ft wasp nest on bed

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-27 05:44
A Hampshire pest controller takes on the "biggest job of his career", after being called to deal with a nest of more than 5,000 wasps.

Wales to host investment conference

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-27 05:41
Wales will host an international investment conference after the Nato summit, UK Business Secretary Vince Cable announces.

Bercow 'open' to splitting clerk job

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-27 05:36
John Bercow, the Speaker, indicates he may be willing to split the role of Commons clerk into two, amid a row with MPs over the job.

Star Trek X Prize finalists named

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-27 05:31
Ten groups have been chosen as finalists in a $10m (£6m) competition to develop a real-life "tricorder" - the medical scanner used in Star Trek.

VIDEO: Taps run dry amid California drought

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-27 05:14
California has been hit by its worst drought in a century and many say the problem is only going to get worse.

VIDEO: 'Get taxi or lift' urges ambulance trust

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-27 05:11
Patients are to be encouraged to travel to hospital by taxi or get a lift rather than call for an ambulance if they are assessed as low priority.

Couple celebrate 80 years of marriage

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-27 05:03
A couple who met as teenagers 10 years before the start of World War Two celebrate their 80th wedding anniversary.

Hodgson set to name England captain

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-27 05:00
Roy Hodgson is set to announce his new England captain on Thursday - with Wayne Rooney favourite for the role.

Met chief backs 'new control orders'

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-27 04:57
Measures similar to control orders should be re-introduced to tackle the threat from Britons who fight with militants in Syria and Iraq, the UK's most senior police officer has said.

Call for Facebook beheadings rethink

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-27 04:52
Controversial beheading photo posts from Syria spur one of Facebook's safety advisers to call for pictures to have warnings.

AUDIO: Lottery winner's ticket bin hunt

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-27 04:29
A woman who won £1m on a lottery scratchcard had an anxious wait while a shop assistant looked through a bin for the missing corner of their winning ticket.

VIDEO: Eighty years married and still in love

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-27 04:12
A couple who met in 1928 are celebrating their 80th wedding anniversary today and tell the BBC why they're still in love.

South Sudan UN helicopter 'not shot'

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-27 04:12
Rebels in South Sudan deny an allegation that they shot down a UN helicopter, which crashed near the oil hub of Bentiu, killing three crew.

Scottish doctors elect new leader

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-27 04:06
The organisation that represents doctors has elected Glasgow-based consultant psychiatrist Dr Peter Bennie as its new Scottish chairman.

When we look, we find

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-27 03:51
When we look for sexual abuse, we find it

Policemen jailed over Ecuador revolt

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-27 03:45
Six Ecuadorean police officers who took part in a 2010 mutiny are sentenced to 12 years in jail for trying to assassinate President Rafael Correa.

VIDEO: Helicopters buried in fire-drill foam

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-27 03:36
A number of Black Hawk helicopters were left covered in foam after a fire drill went wrong at a US military base in Oklahoma.

Animal plant alert over fine summer

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-27 03:33
Animal owners in Scotland are being warned that this summer's fine weather has caused poisonous plants to flourish.

Snapchat valued at $10bn by backers

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-27 03:24
The mobile messaging app Snapchat has been valued at $10bn, according to reports, putting it in the same league as start-ups such as Dropbox and AirBnB.

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