BBC

Syndicate content BBC News - Home
The latest stories from the Home section of the BBC News web site.
Updated: 59 min 30 sec ago

Accused 'saw wife with four heads'

Thu, 2014-05-15 07:54
A man who claims he killed his wife in self-defence tells a jury she appeared with "four heads and long, sharp nails".

Misconduct detective quits his job

Thu, 2014-05-15 07:36
The detective who failed to follow arrest guidelines in a double murder case in Wiltshire resigns.

DSD may have breached equality laws

Thu, 2014-05-15 07:31
The Department of Social Development (DSD) is to be investigated by the Equality Commission for a possible breach of equality laws.

New plans for Games ticket sales

Thu, 2014-05-15 07:31
Plans to re-launch sales of extra tickets for the Commonwealth Games will be announced on Friday after problems halted an earlier sale.

New York dedicates 9/11 museum

Thu, 2014-05-15 07:19
President Barack Obama joins September 11 survivors and rescuers at the dedication of a memorial museum on the site of the attacks.

The truth about the next election

Thu, 2014-05-15 07:16
James Landale reveals the truth about the next general election

Man Utd face £30m drop in income

Thu, 2014-05-15 07:04
Manchester United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward reveals the failure to qualify for Europe will cost over £30m.

Detained Egyptian reporter in video

Thu, 2014-05-15 07:02
A video is posted online of an al-Jazeera Arabic reporter who is on the 107th day of a hunger strike against his detention in Egypt.

Putin: Ukraine must pay cash for gas

Thu, 2014-05-15 06:53
Russian President Vladimir Putin says his country will demand payment in advance for gas supplies to Ukraine starting from 1 June.

Priest dismissed over abuse claims

Thu, 2014-05-15 06:45
A catholic priest from Fife at the centre of child abuse allegations is dismissed from his duties.

Seven men allege Cyril Smith abuse

Thu, 2014-05-15 06:40
Seven men allege they were abused by former Rochdale MP Cyril Smith at a residential school in Greater Manchester, say police.

Morrissey in talks for Archers role

Thu, 2014-05-15 06:39
Singer Morrissey has revealed he has been asked to appear on cult BBC Radio 4 soap The Archers.

Statins side effects claims probed

Thu, 2014-05-15 06:32
Two articles claiming cholesterol-reducing statins may be unsafe are being investigated by the British Medical Journal and could be retracted.

GM recalls 2.7 million more cars

Thu, 2014-05-15 06:24
General Motors announces the recall of a further 2.7 million cars, most of which have brake light defects.

VIDEO: Plaid 'perfectly relaxed' on EU referendum

Thu, 2014-05-15 06:20
Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood is "perfectly relaxed" about a referendum on Welsh membership of the European Union.

Meat supplier fined for label breach

Thu, 2014-05-15 06:18
A meat wholesaler is fined £15,000 for having meat in its freezers which had passed its "use by" date, in some cases by several years.

VIDEO: 'Plug and play': Solar charging a PC

Thu, 2014-05-15 06:12
A solar power system has been developed that allows computers to work while they are being charged.

Harris 'a dirty old man', jury told

Thu, 2014-05-15 06:10
Rolf Harris's youngest alleged victim tells a court the veteran entertainer is a "dirty old man" who assaulted her "out of nowhere".

AUDIO: Are schools ready for free meals?

Thu, 2014-05-15 05:58
Are English schools ready to serve free meals in September?

VIDEO: 50,000 gallons of oil on LA streets

Thu, 2014-05-15 05:51
An oil pipe in Los Angeles has broken, spilling an estimated 50,000 gallons (190,000 litres) of oil in the streets.
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