International News

How unhealthy is two years indoors?

BBC - Thu, 2014-08-21 00:49
Julian Assange says he will leave the Ecuadorean Embassy in London "soon".

Could the cravat make a comeback?

BBC - Thu, 2014-08-21 00:48
Noted cravat-wearer Nicholas Parsons has lamented the neckwear's retreat from front-line fashion.

Emma Stone to make Broadway debut

BBC - Thu, 2014-08-21 00:47
Hollywood actress Emma Stone is to make her Broadway debut in the current revival of Cabaret, replacing Michelle Williams in the role of Sally Bowles.

The man who helped bring yoga to the West

BBC - Thu, 2014-08-21 00:42
The man who helped bring yoga to the West

Why Wales will make its own mind up on independence

BBC - Thu, 2014-08-21 00:12
Why Wales will make its own mind up on independence

The statistical issues around strike thresholds

BBC - Thu, 2014-08-21 00:08
David Cameron's plan to set thresholds for strike action ballots poses interesting statistical questions, writes Anthony Reuben.

Russia shuts four Moscow McDonald's

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-20 23:59
Russia's main consumer watchdog has shut a number of McDonald's restaurants in Moscow as part of an investigation into food standards.

Seals 'brought TB to the Americas'

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-20 23:54
Marine mammals brought tuberculosis to the Americas before the Europeans arrived, a study suggests.

Chinese cult murder trial opens

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-20 23:47
The trial of a group of cult members in China who beat a woman to death at a McDonald's restaurant opens in Yantai in Shandong province.

Labour to 'remove' bad energy firms

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-20 23:35
Labour pledges to give a new regulator the power to remove energy firms' licences, if it wins the next election.

VIDEO: Radio host Gerry Anderson dies at 69

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-20 22:59
Gerry Anderson, one of Northern Ireland's best-known presenters, dies after a long illness.

Ward wins in US Open qualifying

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-20 22:54
James Ward is the sole British survivor in US Open qualifying after a straight sets first-round win in New York.

One Briton a fortnight helped to die

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-20 22:47
An average of around one person per fortnight travels from the UK to Switzerland to receive help to take their own life, a new study suggests.

Rescued dinghy sailor, 63, dies

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-20 22:46
A sailor dies after getting into difficulty in his dinghy off the Pembrokeshire coast.

VIDEO: Foley parents 'haunted' by killing

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-20 22:33
The parents of James Foley, the American journalist who was killed by Islamic State militants, have spoken to journalists about their loss.

Flood risk reduces for 6,500 homes

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-20 22:19
Spending on flood defences is reducing the risk to thousands of properties although 21,000 are still at high risk in Wales, says a new report.

Obituary: Albert Reynolds

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-20 22:04
The self-made businessman who became Ireland's eighth PM

Man and woman die in A980 crash

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-20 21:48
A man and a woman die in a crash involving a Land Rover and a van on the Torphins to Banchory road in Aberdeenshire.

VIDEO: Search through mud for Japan survivors

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-20 21:44
The number of people in Japan known to have been killed in landslides, triggered by torrential rain, has risen to 39.

VIDEO: How 1992 riots changed LA police

BBC - Wed, 2014-08-20 21:37
The BBC's Alastair Leithead reports from Los Angeles on how the police force changed after the riots there and what Missouri can learn from its experience.

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