BBC

Syndicate content BBC News - Home
The latest stories from the Home section of the BBC News web site.
Updated: 48 min 6 sec ago

Atletico Madrid 1-0 Barcelona (2-1 agg)

Wed, 2014-04-09 13:19
Atletico Madrid knock Barcelona out of the Champions League thanks to Koke's close-range goal after just five minutes.

Bayern Munich 3-1 Manchester United (4-2 agg)

Wed, 2014-04-09 13:19
Manchester United fail to reach the semi-finals of the Champions League as Bayern Munich rally for a dominant win.

VIDEO: Obama's tribute to Fort Hood victims

Wed, 2014-04-09 13:14
President Barack Obama has said the US "must do more" to keep firearms out of the hands of those suffering from mental health issues.

Sex doll party noise row rumbles on

Wed, 2014-04-09 12:59
A holiday firm whose clients are accused of hosting raucous parties in luxury homes criticises an MP for not "encouraging the success of a local business".

Obama honours Fort Hood gun victims

Wed, 2014-04-09 12:33
President Barack Obama pays tribute to three soldiers killed in a rampage at a Texas Army base that was also the site of a mass shooting in 2009.

Parking row sees tank on streets

Wed, 2014-04-09 12:24
Traders angry with the introduction of a residents' parking zone drive a tank through the streets of Clifton in Bristol.

Bairstow out for up to six weeks

Wed, 2014-04-09 12:20
England wicketkeeper Jonny Bairstow is ruled out for up to six weeks after breaking a finger while playing for Yorkshire.

US Republicans block 'fair pay' bill

Wed, 2014-04-09 12:14
US Senate Republicans block a Democratic bill aimed at closing the gap between what men and women are paid, dismissing it as an election year ploy.

IRA gun-running case is reopened

Wed, 2014-04-09 11:56
Police are to reinvestigate claims that the Provisional IRA bought guns from America and smuggled them into Northern Ireland in the late 1990s, following a BBC Spotlight investigation.

VIDEO: Afghan child casualties top priority

Wed, 2014-04-09 11:38
Karen Allen looks at one of the top priorities for the new Afghan leader - to reduce growing numbers of civilian casualties, among them young children.

VIDEO: MP 'sacked' over Miller tweet

Wed, 2014-04-09 11:30
Tory MP Michael Fabricant claims on Twitter that he has been sacked as Conservative Party vice-chairman for earlier comments about Maria Miller's resignation.

RBS sheds government dividend block

Wed, 2014-04-09 11:27
RBS agrees with the Treasury to cancel a government-owned share that effectively stops it from paying dividends - a move towards privatisation.

Bamboo back in business for Taiwan

Wed, 2014-04-09 10:37
How Taiwan successfully regrew its bamboo industry

Former Trinidad leader Robinson dies

Wed, 2014-04-09 10:36
The former leader of Trinidad and Tobago, Arthur Robinson, who helped to establish the International Criminal Court, dies at the age of 87.

Car bombings 'kill 25' in Homs

Wed, 2014-04-09 10:34
Two car bombs kill at least 25 people in Homs, Syrian state media say, hours after government forces reportedly capture a key town.

Welshman returns with action sequel

Wed, 2014-04-09 10:33
Meet the Welshman who makes hit thrillers in Indonesia

Ministers end ban on G4S contracts

Wed, 2014-04-09 10:25
G4S will be able to bid for government contracts again after it was barred in the wake of a dispute about overcharging.

Who will win the 2014 Masters?

Wed, 2014-04-09 10:19
Experts including Paul Azinger, Ken Brown and Peter Allis reveal who they think will win the 2014 Masters, which starts on Thursday

VIDEO: MPs' expenses under the spotlight

Wed, 2014-04-09 10:19
The prime minister says MPs' expenses rules have been improved since 2010, but says there is more to do to "reassure the public".

UN 'failed to stop Darfur attacks'

Wed, 2014-04-09 10:14
UN peacekeepers failed to protect civilians in Sudan's Darfur region, even when they were shot in front of them, a former UN spokeswoman says.
ON THE AIR

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