National / International News

Syria airspace ban for US airlines

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-19 07:06
The US aviation authority bans American carriers from flying over Syria, citing potential security risks from "armed extremist groups".

'Bodies found' after Ukraine attack

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-19 07:01
Fifteen bodies are recovered from the scene of a rocket attack on refugees, a Ukrainian military spokesman says, as heavy fighting is reported.

Prison system is 'not in crisis'

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-19 06:50
Justice Secretary Chris Grayling says the prison service is facing challenges with violence, suicides and staff shortages, but insists it is not in crisis.

Man jailed for series of sex attacks

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-19 06:48
A man who raped or sexually assaulted four girls in just over an hour is jailed for nine years.

Poet Known As The 'Lioness Of Iran' Dies At 87

NPR News - Tue, 2014-08-19 06:48

Simin Behbahani, renowned for her piercing and fierce language, published 19 books of poetry over the course of six decades.

» E-Mail This

VIDEO: Iceland volcano eruption risk raised

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-19 06:29
The risk of an eruption at Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano has increased, after a series of earthquakes in the region.

VIDEO: Africa's elephants in net decline

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-19 06:26
A new study suggests the number of Africa's elephants has declined to a critical point.

'Illegal immigrants' found in lorry

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-19 06:22
A lorry containing 20 people suspected of being illegal immigrants is stopped by police in Somerset.

Sharkey fire killers launch appeals

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-19 06:21
Two men begin appeals against their convictions and life sentences for murdering three members of the Sharkey family in a deliberate house fire in Helensburgh.

Arrest over shipping container death

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-19 06:17
A man is arrested on suspicion of manslaughter after a man was found dead inside a shipping container in Essex.

Tuesday's gossip column

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-19 06:13
Man Utd ready to offer Nani to get Rojo, Arsenal target Manolas, Hoddle emerges as Palace candidate, plus more.

Women 'duped in dating site fraud'

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-19 06:09
Women duped by fake profiles on the Match.com dating website were conned into handing over nearly a quarter of a million pounds, a court hears.

Wreck Of World War II-Era U.S. Ship Dubbed 'Galloping Ghost' Is Found

NPR News - Tue, 2014-08-19 05:47

The USS Houston was sunk by the Japanese in 1942, killing about 700 sailors and Marines. U.S. and Indonesian divers have confirmed that a vessel in the Java Sea is the wreck of the Houston.

» E-Mail This

Nato policing 'uncharted territory'

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-19 05:46
Policing the Nato summit in south Wales next month will be "completely uncharted territory", the officer running the security operation says.

Swiss sanctions dilemma over Russia

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-19 05:40
EU sanctions prompt Russia to turn to Swiss cheese makers

Builder to sue for 'mis-sold' loan

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-19 05:37
A Flintshire builder whose company went under after he claims the RBS mis-sold him a government-backed loan is to sue the banking group.

Adam Jones signs for Cardiff Blues

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-19 05:33
Wales prop Adam Jones signs for Cardiff Blues ahead of 2014-15 season as WRU dispute with the nation's regions goes on.

Five arrests over 'family brawl'

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-19 05:33
Five people are arrested after a town centre brawl described by one passer-by as "like something out of a Western".

Men in court on trafficking charges

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-19 05:28
Two men have appeared in court charged with a series of people trafficking offences.

Pope relatives die in road accident

BBC - Tue, 2014-08-19 05:25
The wife and two children of Pope Francis's nephew have been killed in a car crash in Argentina, officials say.
ON THE AIR
Marketplace
Next Up: @ 07:00 pm
Faking Friday

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.

FOLLOW US

Drupal theme by pixeljets.com ver.1.4