BBC

Syndicate content BBC News - Home
The latest stories from the Home section of the BBC News web site.
Updated: 24 min 34 sec ago

Company loses bid for Marley rights

Wed, 2014-06-04 09:01
A music company loses the rights to 13 Bob Marley songs after a court battle in London.

VIDEO: Giant hail and winds pummel Nebraska

Wed, 2014-06-04 08:58
Giant hail has pummelled the US state of Nebraska, leaving vehicles and homes damaged.

Android ransomware encrypts files

Wed, 2014-06-04 08:57
A security firm reports the first confirmed case of Android device ransomware that encrypts data and then demands a ransom fee.

VIDEO: A closer look at pension proposals

Wed, 2014-06-04 08:44
The BBC's Simon Jack explains the plans for dramatic changes to pensions.

Lennon auction exceeds estimates

Wed, 2014-06-04 08:34
Handwritten letters, notes, poems and sketches by John Lennon are exceeding pre-sale estimates at an auction at Sotheby's in New York.

Liverpool hope to complete Can deal

Wed, 2014-06-04 08:31
Liverpool are in advanced talks with Bayer Leverkusen over a deal for Germany Under-21 midfielder Emre Can.

Secret trial plan for English court

Wed, 2014-06-04 08:23
The first ever completely secret terrorism trial in English legal history is being planned, the Court of Appeal has heard.

Cameron hails 'busy' final year plan

Wed, 2014-06-04 08:21
David Cameron says the coalition's plans for the last year before the election - including pension and fracking changes - show it has not run out of steam.

RA's 'sprawling' Summer Exhibition

Wed, 2014-06-04 08:21
Works of particular interest from this year's sprawling 1,200-piece Summer Exhibition at London's Royal Academy.

US defends Palestinian co-operation

Wed, 2014-06-04 08:15
US Secretary of State John Kerry rejects criticism of his recognition of the new Palestinian unity government, but says it will be watched "closely".

'Everything all right' before blast

Wed, 2014-06-04 08:15
A mine manager was told "everything is all right" moments before explosives sent 650,000 gallons of water gushing into a pit, killing four men, a court hears.

Miliband: Coalition 'more of same'

Wed, 2014-06-04 08:11
Labour's Ed Miliband says the Queen's Speech offers "more of the same" rather than a "new direction" for the country.

'Garden cities' finalists announced

Wed, 2014-06-04 08:07
The five finalists competing for £250,000 in a contest to design a new garden city are announced.

Voters 'duped over recall bill'

Wed, 2014-06-04 08:02
Plans in the Queen's Speech to give voters the power to recall MPs are branded "meaningless" by Tory MP Zac Goldsmith.

Adams beaten at Euro Championships

Wed, 2014-06-04 07:48
Olympic champion Nicola Adams is beaten at the European Women's Boxing Championships in Bucharest, Romania.

Husband guilty of 'honour killing'

Wed, 2014-06-04 07:48
A man is jailed for life for of the "pre-planned honour killing" of his wife, whose body has never been found.

AUDIO: Modern day slave: 'I wished I was dead'

Wed, 2014-06-04 07:36
Modern day slave "Sandra" says that during her ten year ordeal, she wished she was dead.

VIDEO: US game show offers date with 'Prince'

Wed, 2014-06-04 07:28
A US dating show in which a group of American women believe they are trying to earn a date with Prince Harry is to be aired in Britain.

Life for revenge attack murder duo

Wed, 2014-06-04 07:26
Two men who murdered a man they blamed for supplying an ecstasy tablet that killed their teenage friend have been jailed for life.

Elderly man hit by truck in Glasgow

Wed, 2014-06-04 07:11
Police have closed a major route in the north of Glasgow after an elderly man was hit by a truck.
ON THE AIR
Rhythm World
Next Up: @ 09:00 pm
Aural Pleasures

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