LONDON (REUTERS/AP) -British police have arrested two men on a Pakistan International Airlines flight on Friday on suspicion of “endangerment of an aircraft” after it was escorted to a different airport by fighter jets.
MOUNT VERNON, Washington (AP) - The major link between the US and Canadian sides of the Pacific Northwest region was severed after a bridge collapsed, dumping a handful of vehicles and people into a river, police said. All three people who were on the span were rescued and taken to hospitals.
LONDON (REUTERS) - Britain scrambled fighter jets on Friday to escort a Pakistani International Airlines plane carrying 297 passengers from Lahore after it was diverted from Manchester, a spokesman for the Defence Ministry said.
NEW YORK (AFP) - News Corp said on Friday its board approved the breakup of the media-entertainment conglomerate headed by Mr Rupert Murdoch into two separate companies, to be effective June 28.
ROME (REUTERS) - Top Italian chefs are clamouring for the resignation of a junior minister who dismissed the country's cuisine as a poor copy of trendy French cooking, poking a sore spot in a long-held kitchen rivalry between the two nations.