Syndicate content BBC News - Home
The latest stories from the Home section of the BBC News web site.
Updated: 16 min 31 sec ago

Burton's redemption song strikes chord

Sat, 2014-07-26 14:03
Euan Burton's gold at the Commonwealth Games washed away London 2012 tears, writes BBC Sport's chief sports writer Tom Fordyce.

Substance find prompts evacuation

Sat, 2014-07-26 13:46
More than 200 residents are evacuated from homes after the discovery of what Derbyshire police called a "potentially volatile substance" in a flat.

Golden Scots match best-ever total

Sat, 2014-07-26 13:45
Hosts Scotland match their best-ever total of 11 gold medals at a Commonwealth Games after only three days of competition at Glasgow 2014.

France 'to receive Mali crash bodies'

Sat, 2014-07-26 13:40
French President Francois Hollande promises all the bodies from the Air Algerie crash in Mali will be brought to France.

Scotland win three more judo golds

Sat, 2014-07-26 13:06
Euan Burton wins one of three judo golds for Scotland after his English wife Gemma Gibbons has to settle for silver.

Nibali hails Tour doping controls

Sat, 2014-07-26 13:00
Tour de France 2014 champion elect Vincenzo Nibali praises cycling's doping controls for levelling the playing field.

Hamas rockets after Israel truce bid

Sat, 2014-07-26 12:32
Hamas militants fire rockets into Israel, rejecting an Israeli offer to extend until 21:00 GMT a 12-hour ceasefire in Gaza.

Bolt arrives to light up Glasgow

Sat, 2014-07-26 12:03
Usain Bolt touches down in Scotland to give the Commonwealth games a welcome dose of razzmatazz.

Kidnapped Briton freed in Yemen

Sat, 2014-07-26 10:48
A British teacher who was kidnapped in Yemeni capital Sanaa in February has been released safely, the UK Foreign Office says.

Buttler must play aggressively - Cook

Sat, 2014-07-26 10:38
England captain Alastair Cook urges Jos Buttler not to change his attacking batting style when he makes his Test debut.

England's Halsall takes shock gold

Sat, 2014-07-26 10:29
England's Fran Halsall produces a shock to take gold in the Commonwealth Games 50m freestyle.

VIDEO: Crowds cheer on spirited Mauritius

Sat, 2014-07-26 10:03
The Mauritius triathlon mixed relay team finish more than 11 minutes behind winners England - but get an ovation from Glasgow's crowds.

Masonry falls in Tube station tunnel

Sat, 2014-07-26 09:52
Masonry fell into a tunnel at an east London Tube station earlier, London Underground confirms.

Man dies fetching ball from lake

Sat, 2014-07-26 09:38
A 61-year-old man has died while trying to retrieve a ball from a lake in Buckinghamshire.

Russia lambasts new EU sanctions

Sat, 2014-07-26 09:17
Russia warns new EU sanctions against it over the Ukraine crisis will jeopardise security co-operation and the fight against terrorism.

Man attacked and robbed by bike gang

Sat, 2014-07-26 08:56
A man suffered a head injury when he was assaulted and robbed by a skinhead on a quad bike with two accomplices near Plains, North Lanarkshire.

Jadeja fine hurtful to India - Dhoni

Sat, 2014-07-26 08:51
India are 'very hurt' by Ravindra Jadeja's fine for an altercation with England's Jimmy Anderson, says captain Mahendra Dhoni.

S Sudan food crisis 'world's worst'

Sat, 2014-07-26 08:44
South Sudan's food crisis is now the worst in the world, the UN Security Council warns, urging donor nations for urgent action.

Man taken ill at dance event dies

Sat, 2014-07-26 08:40
A man dies after falling ill at the GlobalGathering dance music event in Warwickshire.

Top-five finish unlikely - Hamilton

Sat, 2014-07-26 08:35
Lewis Hamilton says he will struggle in Sunday's Hungarian Grand Prix after a fire left him starting from the back.
Next Up: @ 02:01 am
BBC World Service

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