Personal tools
You are here: Home Links What to read...

World News From BBC

Russia 'destabilising' Ukraine - US 
  Fri, 25 Apr 2014 01:34:20 GMT 
    The US accuses Russia of "deception and destabilisation" in eastern Ukraine, warning of further sanctions unless Moscow defuses the crisis.

Netanyahu: Abbas must end Hamas pact 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 19:58:18 GMT 
    Israeli PM Netanyahu tells the BBC Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas must abandon his pact with Hamas if he wants peace talks to resume.

Iranians see petrol prices surge 
  Fri, 25 Apr 2014 03:53:55 GMT 
    Iran cuts state subsidies on petrol, sending prices up by as much as 75%, as the government tries to boost an economy battered by sanctions.

Obama in S Korea amid nuclear fears 
  Fri, 25 Apr 2014 03:41:10 GMT 
    US President Barack Obama arrives in Seoul for a visit that comes amid concern North Korea may be planning a fourth nuclear test.

Tech giants settle hiring court case 
  Fri, 25 Apr 2014 01:38:19 GMT 
    Apple, Google, Intel and Adobe settle a US case alleging they conspired to hold down salaries.

New clashes in Rio over dancer death 
  Fri, 25 Apr 2014 01:53:41 GMT 
    Brazilian police clash with resident of a slum in Rio, after the funeral of dancer who was shot by officers during unrest there on Tuesday.

Bolivia dismisses protesting troops 
  Fri, 25 Apr 2014 02:47:29 GMT 
    Bolivia's military chiefs have ordered the dismissal of more than 700 troops who have been protesting to demand better working conditions.

Mexico and Guatemala rescue migrants 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 21:40:42 GMT 
    Mexico and Guatemala say they have rescued dozens of people from captivity and arrested 14 of their alleged human traffickers.

Plane stowaway 'going to Somalia' 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 20:38:00 GMT 
    The father of a US teenager who stowed away in a wheel well on a flight to Hawaii has said his son was unhappy at school and trying to return to Somalia.

John Paul II crucifix crushes man 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 16:51:35 GMT 
    A 21-year old man has been crushed to death by a crucifix erected in honour of Pope John Paul II in northern Italy.

Mystery of dazzling supernova solved 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 18:21:42 GMT 
    An exceptionally bright supernova that baffled scientists has been explained - its light is amplified by another galaxy acting as a "lens".

VIDEO: Teacher tells of Boko Haram attack 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 21:38:35 GMT 
    A Koranic teacher, who has fled to Niger, tells the BBC about a Boko Haram attack on his village last year.

VIDEO: William and Kate - tour highlights 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 23:03:56 GMT 
    The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have spent the last two weeks touring Australia and New Zealand, but their tour is due to come to an end on Friday.

VIDEO: How Iranian woman defy hijab rule 
  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 23:12:41 GMT 
    Nearly 35 years after Iran's Islamic government made it compulsory for women in the country to wear the hijab, many have taken to wearing headscarves made from western-style, fashionable fabrics which are not approved by the government.

VIDEO: One-minute World News 
  Fri, 25 Apr 2014 04:41:01 GMT 
    Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day.
Library Catalog

Search your library catalog:

New York Times Book Reviews
[see more]
Search the Web

National News From NPR
Life Outside The Fast Lane: Startups Wary Of Web Traffic Plan  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 18:30:00 -0400
Recall Woes Push Along GM's Cultural Reinvention  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 17:16:00 -0400
'He's My Partner, Not My Friend': A Primer On LGBT Etiquette  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 16:52:00 -0400
[see more]
World News From BBC
Russia 'destabilising' Ukraine - US  Fri, 25 Apr 2014 01:34:20 GMT
Netanyahu: Abbas must end Hamas pact  Thu, 24 Apr 2014 19:58:18 GMT
Iranians see petrol prices surge  Fri, 25 Apr 2014 03:53:55 GMT
[see more]