BBC World Service

Weekdays from midnight to 9:00 a.m. and Saturdays and Sundays from 8:00 p.m. to 9:00 a. m.

Since 1922, the BBC World Service has been the globe's most comprehensive source for news. No other news source has a network of international correspondents, reporters and producers to rival BBC. When news breaks — anywhere, anytime — BBC is there.

BBC is far more than just breaking news, though. It offers a wide variety of information programming, including programs on arts, sports, science and business.

Listeners count on BBC to provide superior news and information programming because they know they can trust BBC World Service — the world's most respected news source-- which can be heard extensively on RADIO IQ With BBC News and also on RADIO IQ.

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Program Headlines

  • Friday, May 29, 2015 9:03pm
    The US military orders a review into how it handles anthrax, after discovering more cases of live anthrax sent to laboratories, including one in Australia.
  • Saturday, May 30, 2015 3:59am
    The US calls for an "immediate halt" to land reclamation in disputed areas of the South China Sea, saying China is "out of step" with international rules.
  • Friday, May 29, 2015 11:48am
    The United States has removed Cuba from its list of state sponsors of terror, allowing the country to conduct banking in the United States, among other activities.
  • Friday, May 29, 2015 4:22pm
    A court-appointed psychiatrist has testified the gunman who carried out a 2012 attack on a Colorado cinema was mentally ill but "legally sane" when it happened.
  • Saturday, May 30, 2015 2:56am
    Ross Ulbricht, the founder of online illegal drug marketplace the Silk Road, is sentenced to life in prison.