Syndicate content BBC News - Home
The latest stories from the Home section of the BBC News web site.
Updated: 19 min 50 sec ago

Man bailed in Claudia Lawrence probe

Wed, 2014-05-14 10:21
A man arrested on suspicion of murdering York chef Claudia Lawrence, who has been missing since 2009, is bailed by police.

Is the 'world's luckiest man' being exploited?

Wed, 2014-05-14 10:19
Is the 'world's luckiest man' being exploited?

VIDEO: Kidman 'I do not regret role as Grace'

Wed, 2014-05-14 10:19
Nicole Kidman has said she would not change her performance in the Grace Kelly biopic Grace of Monaco which is opening the 2014 Cannes Film Festival.

Autodesk to manufacture 3D printers

Wed, 2014-05-14 10:00
Autodesk is to launch its own 3D printer as part of an effort to drive adoption of software that would allow it to become the industry's equivalent of Android.

In pictures: Turkey mine disaster

Wed, 2014-05-14 09:53
Aftermath of a coal mine explosion

Cipriani set for England recall

Wed, 2014-05-14 09:49
Sale Sharks' Danny Cipriani will be named in England's preliminary squad on Thursday ahead of the tour of New Zealand.

Second arrest over care home abuse

Wed, 2014-05-14 09:35
A second woman is arrested on suspicion of assaulting a resident at an Essex care home following and undercover Panorama investigation.

Cable signals zero-hours re-think

Wed, 2014-05-14 09:33
The government is considering giving workers on zero-hours contracts the right to request fixed contracts, Vince Cable says.

Qatar 'to ease foreign worker laws'

Wed, 2014-05-14 09:32
Qatar proposes a new law to change controversial legislation on foreign workers amid mounting criticism ahead of the 2022 football World Cup.

Labour MP defends 'rapists' tweet

Wed, 2014-05-14 09:18
Labour MP Austin Mitchell rejects calls to apologise for comparing Pfizer's proposed takeover of AstraZeneca to rape in a Twitter message.

VIDEO: Cat saves boy from dog attack

Wed, 2014-05-14 09:12
A young boy had a lucky escape when a neighbour's dog attacked him while playing on his bike.

Is the Russell Group really an 'oligarchy'?

Wed, 2014-05-14 09:12
Sean Coughlan on the Russell Group's marketing success

Tropical storms migrate toward poles

Wed, 2014-05-14 09:09
Tropical storms have been migrating northwards and southwards towards the poles for the past 30 years, a study suggests.

Water use boosts California quakes

Wed, 2014-05-14 09:08
Extracting water for human activities is increasing the number of small earthquakes being triggered in California.

Scolari faces Portugal tax inquiry

Wed, 2014-05-14 09:00
Brazil's football coach Luiz Felipe Scolari is made the focus of a criminal investigation into tax fraud in Portugal weeks before the World Cup.

'Colombia Three' appeal unopposed

Wed, 2014-05-14 08:53
The Public Prosecution Service says it will not oppose an appeal by one of the so-called Colombia Three against a weapons conviction.

Pardew to stay in charge of Newcastle

Wed, 2014-05-14 08:46
Alan Pardew will remain Newcastle's manager the club states following rumours they were talking to other candidates.

Ulissi beats Evans to Giro stage win

Wed, 2014-05-14 08:39
Italian Diego Ulissi outsprints 2011 Tour de France winner Cadel Evans to win stage five of Giro d'Italia.

School crash driver wore flip flops

Wed, 2014-05-14 08:38
A driver was wearing flip flops when he crashed into a lollipop lady and injured five pupils on a school crossing in south Wales, a court has heard.

Villagers 'repel Boko Haram attack'

Wed, 2014-05-14 08:30
Villagers in northern Nigeria say they have repelled an attack by suspected militants amid reports of unrest amongst disgruntled soldiers in Maiduguri.
Rhythm World
Next Up: @ 09:00 pm
Aural Pleasures

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