Syndicate content BBC News - Home
The latest stories from the Home section of the BBC News web site.
Updated: 59 min 3 sec ago

Elderly couple woken by burglars

Sun, 2014-06-08 00:39
An elderly couple are left shaken after being woken by two burglars in the bedroom of their Newry home on Saturday night.

VIDEO: Pinsent abseils with Queen's Baton

Sun, 2014-06-08 00:20
Rowing legend Sir Matthew Pinsent has abseiled the ArcelorMittal Orbit with the Queen's Commonwealth Baton.

The language of Brazilian football

Sun, 2014-06-08 00:10
South American writer Tim Vickery explains how Brazilian football has a language all of its own - and why radio may be to blame.

VIDEO: Fifa sponsor demands investigation

Sat, 2014-06-07 23:30
One of Fifa's main sponsors, Sony, calls for an investigation into the decision to award the 2022 World Cup to Qatar.

Canada inmates escape by helicopter

Sat, 2014-06-07 23:29
Police in eastern Canada are searching for three prisoners who used a helicopter to escape from a Quebec jail on Saturday evening.

VIDEO: Gove apologises over row with May

Sat, 2014-06-07 23:28
Education Secretary Michael Gove has apologised to the prime minister following a bitter public row with the Home Secretary Theresa May.

Hodgson's England can head to Rio in one piece

Sat, 2014-06-07 22:35
England's World Cup warm-up against Honduras may be useful

USA 6-24 Scotland

Sat, 2014-06-07 22:30
Stuart Hogg and Tim Visser run in tries as Vern Cotter's debut as Scotland coach ends in victory over USA in Houston.

Madeleine police's 'last day' at site

Sat, 2014-06-07 21:51
Police investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann are expected to conclude their search of scrubland before moving to two new sites.

VIDEO: Brazilian magic at the World Cup

Sat, 2014-06-07 21:44
BBC Sport take a look back at some of the iconic World Cup moments of 2014 hosts and five-time winners Brazil.

Inside a political storm

Sat, 2014-06-07 19:14
Chris Mason experiences the Gove-May fallout first-hand

Rio bay 'will not be clean for 2016'

Sat, 2014-06-07 17:29
Rio de Janeiro Mayor Eduardo Paes admits that his city will not be able to clean the polluted bay where Olympic sailing will take place in 2016.

Sport 'builds girls' confidence'

Sat, 2014-06-07 16:59
Girls should take part in competitive sports to build their confidence and leadership, argues a group of leading girls' schools.

Rio base: Big mistake for England?

Sat, 2014-06-07 16:49
Were England's footballers right to choose Rio as World Cup base?

Holy sites 'may offer clues to antibiotic resistance'

Sat, 2014-06-07 16:47
How a Ganges festival could hold clue to drug resistance

Oxlade-Chamberlain fit for World Cup

Sat, 2014-06-07 16:40
England manager Roy Hodgson says Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain will be fit for the World Cup after a knee injury.

Argentina 2-0 Slovenia

Sat, 2014-06-07 16:14
Argentina's players pose behind a banner supporting their country's claims to the Falkland Islands before a friendly.

E3: Video games ready for action

Sat, 2014-06-07 16:08
What to expect from the giant video games show

Why I wear the education minister's watch

Sat, 2014-06-07 15:57
Why I wear the Mexican education minister's timepiece

England 0-0 Honduras

Sat, 2014-06-07 15:48
England draw their final World Cup warm-up match against Honduras after a 40-minute delay because of a thunderstorm in Miami.
Blues, Etc.
Next Up: @ 11:00 pm
World Cafe

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