Officials investigating the disappearance of a Malaysia
Airlines jetliner with 239 people on board suspect it may
have disintegrated in mid-flight, a senior source says, as
Vietnam reported a possible sighting of wreckage from the
The wing of a small plane flying a few feet off the ground
clipped the strings of a parachute in Florida at the weekend,
flinging the skydiver into the air and slamming the plane
nose-first into grass.
A Scottish nationalist leader has accused Britain of
disrespecting the Scottish parliament over its handling of a
problem with a Scotland-based nuclear reactor, stoking
tension between London and Edinburgh before an independence
Russian President Vladimir Putin defended breakaway moves by
the pro-Russian leaders of Crimea in a phone call with German
Chancellor Angela Merkel and British Prime Minister David
Cameron, according to the Kremlin.