BBC

Syndicate content BBC News - Home
The latest stories from the Home section of the BBC News web site.
Updated: 14 min 53 sec ago

Counterfeiters jailed for £1.3m scam

Mon, 2014-01-13 10:31
Four men are jailed for making more than £1.3m worth of counterfeit £10 notes at a printing firm in Birmingham.

Man 'fired 34 shots' before death

Mon, 2014-01-13 10:29
An inquest hears how a man was fatally shot by police in Huddersfield after "firing a gun 34 times" in a siege that lasted overnight.

County Down road crash victim named

Mon, 2014-01-13 10:29
A 44-year-old man is killed in a road accident in County Down.

Treasury makes Scottish debt pledge

Mon, 2014-01-13 10:14
The UK Treasury says that should Scots vote to leave the UK, it will honour all UK government debt issued up to the date of Scottish independence.

Remit of neglect review criticised

Mon, 2014-01-13 10:09
A review ordered by the health minister after the alleged neglect of an elderly patient is not investigating the time she spent in hospital, her family say.

Hollande partner to stay in hospital

Mon, 2014-01-13 10:08
French First Lady Valerie Trierweiler will stay in hospital for more rest, her aides say, after a magazine alleged Francois Hollande was having an affair.

Arrests over Syria 'terror activity'

Mon, 2014-01-13 10:00
Two men from Birmingham are arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences relating to activities in Syria, police say.

Is there room for mavericks in English sport?

Mon, 2014-01-13 09:46
Why are mavericks often frozen out of English sport?

West Virginia tap water ban eased

Mon, 2014-01-13 09:44
West Virginia authorities begin lifting a ban on drinking tap water put in place after a chemical spill tainted much of the state's water supply.

Trek boy's parents criticise firm

Mon, 2014-01-13 09:42
The parents of a boy who died while trekking in Morocco criticise the trip's organisers after an inquest hears of a lack of arrangements for emergency care.

UK shale plans rapid expansion

Mon, 2014-01-13 09:42
The companies at the forefront of the UK's nascent shale gas industry are planning a "substantial" expansion in the number of drilling sites.

Ex-psychiatric patient recalls abuse

Mon, 2014-01-13 09:36
Former psychiatric patient tells of abuse in hospital

Three-year-old dies in lift incident

Mon, 2014-01-13 09:31
A three-year-old boy has died in an incident in a lift in Galway city centre.

Norwich complete Gutierrez signing

Mon, 2014-01-13 09:25
Norwich City complete the loan signing of midfielder Jonas Gutierrez from Premier League rivals Newcastle until 30 June.

UK ship to join Syria weapons convoy

Mon, 2014-01-13 09:23
British warship HMS Montrose is to join a convoy transporting chemical weapons from Syria, Foreign Secretary William Hague says.

VIDEO: New 10-euro note design unveiled

Mon, 2014-01-13 08:55
The new 10-euro note, boasting a range of new security features, has been unveiled by the European Central Bank (ECB) in Frankfurt.

Man dies reaching for phone in river

Mon, 2014-01-13 08:55
A man is dead and a woman is missing after the man dropped his phone into the Chicago River and fell in after it, authorities in Chicago say.

Business-like school governors call

Mon, 2014-01-13 08:54
Governing bodies in England should act more like corporate boards and feature people who can aid school improvement, says the Department for Education.

Censored 'Wolf' movie angers film buffs

Mon, 2014-01-13 08:48
Dubai filmgoers left puzzled as Scorsese film is slashed

Driver Button's father dies aged 70

Mon, 2014-01-13 08:43
Former world champion Jenson Button's father John dies of a suspected heart attack at the age of 70.

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