South African track star Oscar Pistorius had a row with a
policeman who picked up his gun after pulling over his friend
for speeding, saying "You can't just touch another man's
gun," the friend told his murder trial.
Malaysia's military believes a jetliner missing for almost
four days turned and flew hundreds of kilometres to the west
after it last made contact with civilian air traffic control
off the country's east coast, a senior officer told Reuters.
Italian cultural officials have threatened court action to
stop an American arms manufacturer showing the revered
Renaissance statue of Michelangelo's David holding a rifle in
its advertising campaign.
The disappearance of a Malaysian airliner about an hour into
a flight to Beijing is an "unprecedented mystery", the civil
aviation chief said, as a massive air and sea search has
still failed to find any trace of the plane or 239 people on
Celebrities plunging into the debate on Scottish independence
risk attracting public wrath from opposing sides in the
run-up to the Sept. 18 referendum. Some, like tennis star
Andy Murray, have opted to keep quiet.