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

  • Wednesday, July 23, 2014 10:49pm
    US death row inmate Joseph Wood takes almost two hours to die in Arizona's death chamber, and the state governor orders an inquiry.
  • Wednesday, July 23, 2014 4:02pm
    A Detroit man feared for his life before he shot an unarmed black woman standing on his porch, his lawyer says at the start of his murder trial.
  • Wednesday, July 23, 2014 6:55pm
    A US teenager and his father who crashed their plane during an attempt to fly around the world knew the risks, a relative says.
  • Thursday, July 24, 2014 1:22am
    The US aviation regulator lifts its ban on US carriers flying to Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion airport, but warns the situation remains "very fluid".
  • Wednesday, July 23, 2014 2:47pm
    Johann Breyer, 89, has died awaiting extradition to Germany amid allegations he committed Nazi war crimes during World War Two.