National / International News

American Libraries Learn To Read Teenagers

NPR News - Sat, 2014-03-22 07:11

In the digi-real world, public libraries must pull out all the creative stops to attract teens.

» E-Mail This

Chelsea 6-0 Arsenal

BBC - Sat, 2014-03-22 07:08
Chelsea enjoy their biggest win against Arsenal on Arsene Wenger's 1,000th game in charge of the Gunners.

Apology over faeces in the street

BBC - Sat, 2014-03-22 07:06
Villagers who have complained about sewage being on roads weeks after flooding are told it will be cleaned up.

China checks new 'debris' image

BBC - Sat, 2014-03-22 06:59
China is investigating a new image of debris in the southern Indian Ocean, potentially from missing flight MH370, Malaysian officials say.

Missing man search ends for day

BBC - Sat, 2014-03-22 06:52
A search of a lake in the Republic of Ireland for an NI angler, missing after a boat sank, ends for the day.

China's Xi starts first Europe tour

BBC - Sat, 2014-03-22 06:52
Chinese President Xi Jinping lands in the Netherlands with a 200-strong business delegation for his first trip to Europe as leader.

Doubt cast on evidence for wet Moon

BBC - Sat, 2014-03-22 06:50
Scientists cast doubt on a major part of the case for the Moon having once held abundant water.

US returns rogue tanker to Libya

BBC - Sat, 2014-03-22 06:42
The US says it has returned the rogue tanker Morning Glory - filled with oil at a rebel-held port - to Libya after a Navy Seals operation.

Cops Can't Have Sex With Prostitutes, Hawaiian Lawmakers Say

NPR News - Sat, 2014-03-22 06:40

Legislators were surprised and outraged to learn that a decades-old state law made it legal in some cases for undercover cops to have sexual relations with prostitutes. They're vowing to change that.

» E-Mail This

Q&A: Erdogan's troubles

BBC - Sat, 2014-03-22 06:33
Why Twitter tussle is not the only battle Turkish PM is fighting

In Pictures: Mini enthusiasts gather

BBC - Sat, 2014-03-22 06:03
Annual Mini day at Brooklands Museum

Lo defends united Ireland comments

BBC - Sat, 2014-03-22 06:02
The Alliance Party's Anna Lo defends comments in a newspaper interview in which she declared her preference for a united Ireland.

Sri Lanka deny South Africa at World T20

BBC - Sat, 2014-03-22 05:42
Sri Lanka beat South Africa by five runs in their Super 10 Group One match at the World Twenty20 in Chittagong.

Top Stories: Crisis In Ukraine; Search For Missing Jet

NPR News - Sat, 2014-03-22 05:41

Also: Michelle Obama touts free speech in address to Chinese students; Turks strike back at attempt to ban Twitter; and upsets bust almost everyone's NCAA brackets.

» E-Mail This

Commuters Ditch Cars For Public Transit In Record Numbers

NPR News - Sat, 2014-03-22 05:37

More Americans are hopping on a bus or taking a train to get to work. Public transit ridership in the U.S. is now at the highest that it has been in more than half a century.

» E-Mail This

Driver arrested after cyclist killed

BBC - Sat, 2014-03-22 05:36
A woman is arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving after a cyclist dies in a collision in Kent.

Dungeness reactor shut for £25m work

BBC - Sat, 2014-03-22 05:15
One of two reactors at Dungeness B nuclear power station in Kent has been shut down for maintenance.

Lab-Lib coalition idea 'nonsense'

BBC - Sat, 2014-03-22 05:15
Labour will "deliver a majority" at the 2015 general election and talk of a coalition with the Lib Dems is "nonsense", Douglas Alexander says.

Buffett's Billion Dollars Are Safe As Upsets Bust Brackets

NPR News - Sat, 2014-03-22 05:01

None of the estimated 8.7 million entries in Quicken Loans' "Billion $ Bracket Challenge" have survived the first wave of games in the men's college basketball tournament.

» E-Mail This

Study wanted on reopening rail link

BBC - Sat, 2014-03-22 04:52
A campaign group aiming to reopen a rail link between Aberystwyth and Carmarthen is to press the Welsh government to conduct a feasibility study.

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. Renew here or visit KBBI by April 21 to enter to win one round-trip airfare with Era between Homer and Anchorage. Thank you for supporting your local public radio station.

ON THE AIR

FOLLOW US

Drupal theme by pixeljets.com ver.1.4