Personal tools
You are here: Home Resources Good Reads

World News From BBC

Bayern plan refugees 'training camp' 
  Thu, 03 Sep 2015 14:10:31 GMT 
    Football giants Bayern Munich are to set up a 'training camp' to help refugees coming into Germany.

Guatemala president appears in court 
  Thu, 03 Sep 2015 16:31:38 GMT 
    Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina appears in court amid a corruption scandal which saw him stripped of his immunity and an arrest warrant issued.

Tension at Brazil indigenous killing 
  Thu, 03 Sep 2015 00:18:14 GMT 
    The Brazilian justice minister condemns the killing of an indigenous leader, shot during a land protest in the state of Matto Grosso do Sul.

World 'failing Syrian refugees' 
  Thu, 03 Sep 2015 13:04:45 GMT 
    A UN inquiry into the conflict in Syria criticises the "global failure" to protect the country's refugees, saying it has fuelled Europe's migrant crisis.

Mid-East wars 'hit 13m schoolchildren' 
  Thu, 03 Sep 2015 01:35:58 GMT 
    The UN says conflicts in the Middle East and North Africa are depriving more than 13 million children of an education.

Trump 'not to run as independent' 
  Thu, 03 Sep 2015 18:36:22 GMT 
    US presidential hopeful Donald Trump agrees not to run as an independent candidate if he loses the Republican nomination for the 2016 presidential elections.

Canada denied Syrian boy asylum 
  Thu, 03 Sep 2015 16:29:51 GMT 
    A relative of the three-year-old Syrian boy whose body was found washed up on a beach in Turkey says his family had been denied asylum in Canada in June.

In pictures: An emotional arrival in Europe 
  Sat, 29 Aug 2015 23:34:53 GMT 
    Migrants ashore on the Greek island of Lesbos

The grandeur of Tokyo's Hotel Okura in pictures 
  Tue, 01 Sep 2015 07:18:25 GMT 
    Tokyo's grand hotel prepares for redevelopment

Witnessing Japan's surrender in China 
  Wed, 02 Sep 2015 20:42:15 GMT 
    My great-uncle's part in Japan's surrender to war-ravaged China

Hodei: The man who vanished 
  Wed, 02 Sep 2015 23:05:21 GMT 
    A man goes to work abroad - and vanishes after six months

US state executing killers faster than any other 
  Wed, 02 Sep 2015 23:39:24 GMT 
    The US state executing more killers than any other

Crime clan continues to intrigue Argentina 
  Wed, 02 Sep 2015 23:15:28 GMT 
    Puccio crime family still shocks Argentina

Should flamethrowers be sold in the US? 
  Wed, 02 Sep 2015 23:24:49 GMT 
    Anger as US firm markets "cool tool" flamethrower

VIDEO: The model who's bringing a rare skin condition into the open 
  Wed, 02 Sep 2015 23:51:20 GMT 
    The model who's bringing a rare condition into the open
Library Catalog

Advanced Search
Your Account
New York Times Book Reviews
Jesse Eisenberg: By the Book  Thu, 03 Sep 2015 12:00:02 GMT
Timothy Snyder’s ‘Black Earth’  Thu, 03 Sep 2015 09:00:09 GMT
‘The Hotel Years,’ by Joseph Roth  Thu, 03 Sep 2015 09:00:08 GMT
[see more]
Search the Web

Local News From OPB
[see more]
National News From NPR
Coast Guard: Tow Boat Collision On Mississippi Causes Oil Spill  Thu, 03 Sep 2015 13:26:44 -0400
Legionnaires' Outbreak Contained At Calif. Prison; New Cases In Illinois  Thu, 03 Sep 2015 13:01:00 -0400
Here's The 62-Word Pledge Donald Trump Signed  Thu, 03 Sep 2015 12:25:00 -0400
[see more]
World News From BBC
Migrants refuse to leave Hungary train  Thu, 03 Sep 2015 18:56:21 GMT
Syrian boy's father tells of drowning  Thu, 03 Sep 2015 18:42:09 GMT
Wing debris 'certainly' from MH370  Thu, 03 Sep 2015 17:42:03 GMT
[see more]