National / International News

Egypt court voids tear-gas verdicts

BBC - Sat, 2014-06-07 07:31
An appeals court in Egypt overturns the convictions of four policemen in the case of 37 detainees who died when tear gas was fired into their van.

Disappearing D-Day veteran returns

BBC - Sat, 2014-06-07 07:29
An 89-year-old WW2 veteran returns to the UK after disappearing from his nursing home and heading to France for the D-Day commemorations.

Wigan Warriors 4-16 Castleford Tigers

BBC - Sat, 2014-06-07 07:26
Castleford knock holders Wigan out of the Challenge Cup, edging a tense quarter-final at a wet DW Stadium.

Hundreds join school protest march

BBC - Sat, 2014-06-07 07:19
About 600 people march through the centre of Lerwick in a bid to save rural schools across Shetland.

VIDEO: Farmer's suitcase scooter in action

BBC - Sat, 2014-06-07 07:14
A farmer in China has invented a motorised suitcase which he hopes could revolutionise the way people travel, solving pollution and traffic problems.

Hamilton heads Massa in Canada

BBC - Sat, 2014-06-07 07:10
Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton heads Williams' Felipe Massa in final practice at the Canadian Grand Prix.

Iran to hold rare talks with US

BBC - Sat, 2014-06-07 06:49
Senior US and Iranian officials are to meet for two days ahead of wider negotiations between world powers and Tehran on its nuclear programme.

Armed gang 'stole £1m of jewellery'

BBC - Sat, 2014-06-07 06:48
Police estimate that armed robbers made off with more than a million pounds worth of jewellery from an exclusive Edinburgh store on Friday.

Anti-racism rally held Belfast

BBC - Sat, 2014-06-07 06:44
Thousands of people take part in an anti-racism march in Belfast city centre.

GB pair win golds at canoe World Cup

BBC - Sat, 2014-06-07 06:38
David Florence and Mallory Franklin win gold medals for Britain at the canoe slalom World Cup at Lee Valley on Saturday.

Tech Week: Apple In Homes, Snowden Anniversary, Sexism Flare-Ups

NPR News - Sat, 2014-06-07 06:37

At Apple's annual developers conference, the company announced it's moving into smart homes and tracking health. At another developer's conference, a controversial slide sparked outrage.

» E-Mail This

Watch: First Lady Michelle Obama Delivers Eulogy For Maya Angelou

NPR News - Sat, 2014-06-07 06:27

Dignitaries like President Clinton, first lady Michelle Obama and Oprah spoke at the memorial service at Wake Forest University.

» E-Mail This

Hibs fans protest against Petrie

BBC - Sat, 2014-06-07 06:18
Hibernian fans gather at Easter Road to hold a demonstration aimed at ousting chairman Rod Petrie.

US 'hero student' feted with gifts

BBC - Sat, 2014-06-07 06:10
Well-wishers responding to an online campaign buy up the wedding registry of the US student who disarmed a gunman at his university.

A Horse — And A Horse Story — For The Ages

NPR News - Sat, 2014-06-07 06:10

California Chrome seems like just the horse to break the drought and win the Triple Crown on Saturday, because so many aspects of his story seem extraordinary.

» E-Mail This

Ukraine leader sets out peace plan

BBC - Sat, 2014-06-07 05:41
Petro Poroshenko is sworn in as president of Ukraine, setting out a plan to bring peace to the conflict-torn east.

Sex discrimination men get £460,000

BBC - Sat, 2014-06-07 05:32
Eighteen men unhappy at being paid less than their female colleagues at a university are awarded a total of £460,000 in back pay.

VIDEO: Flower market renamed after Queen

BBC - Sat, 2014-06-07 05:29
The Queen has been in Paris on the final day of her state visit to France to mark the 70th anniversary of D-Day.

Blackmailer sends paedophile threats

BBC - Sat, 2014-06-07 05:20
Blackmail letters which threaten to spread rumours about people being paedophiles are being investigated by police.

Ukraine Inaugurates New President As Unrest Continues

NPR News - Sat, 2014-06-07 04:58

Petro Poroshenko called on separatists to lay down their weapons. The chocolate magnate also offered amnesty to those without "blood on their hands."

» E-Mail This

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