Korean Air jet has engine fire in Tokyo, people evacuated

TOKYO (AP) – An engine fire broke out on a Korean Air jet about to take off from a Tokyo airport Friday, and seven people may have been injured, an official said. Google Alert – news

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Anglo Appoints Cleaver as De Beers CEO as Mellier Steps Down

Anglo American Plc appointed Strategy Director Bruce Cleaver as chief executive officer of De Beers, the world's biggest diamond producer, replacing Philippe Mellier, who was in the role for five years. Google Alert – news

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Blair warns against Corbyn 'experiment'

It would be a “very dangerous experiment” for the UK to give Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn power, Tony Blair has told the BBC’s This Week’s World. The former Labour prime minister said the centre ground needed to work out how to recover and get “its mojo back”. He also said he had “real humility” about…

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Chelsea Handler's Netflix Showrunner Out After Just Three Weeks

Bill Wolff, who is departing ‘Chelsea’ after only nine episodes on the air, will not be replaced. Chelsea Handler is parting ways with her new Netflix talk show’s executive producer and showrunner. Only three weeks and nine episodes into its run, executive producer Bill Wolff is leaving Chelsea, Netflix confirms. The series, which airs three nights a…

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Axa unveils shake up of top team ahead of chief exec's start

Axa has revealed a major shake up of its senior team – including a new chief executive of its UK business – ahead of the arrival of incoming boss Thomas Buberl later this year. Google Alert – news

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'WW2' plane crashes in New York river

A small plane has crashed in the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey, US officials say. They say the plane – believed to be a World War Two vintage P-47 Thunderbolt – went down two miles (3.2km) south of George Washington Bridge. One survivor, said to be the pilot, was found in the…

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'Scorch Trials' Actress to Star in James Cameron's 'Battle Angel' Movie

Cameron will produce the Fox adaptation of the popular manga, which will be directed by Robert Rodriguez. James Cameron and Robert Rodriguez have found their Angel. Rosa Salazar has nabbed the lead for the adaptation of the popular Japanese manga Battle Angel Alita, where she will star as the amnesiac female cyborg who is rescued from a…

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Thailand speedboat crash: British woman killed and British man missing as tourist boat capsizes near Koh Samui

A British woman has died and a British man is feared missing after a speedboat capsized near Koh Samui, Thailand. Another British national was injured in the accident, the Foreign Office said. Google Alert – news

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60 Minutes Beirut review: Producer Stephen Rice gone as report finds systemic failures

Stephen Rice, the producer who spent two weeks in a Lebanese jail, appears to have taken the fall for the 60 Minutes child snatch fiasco, even though a so-called "independent review" recommended that no individual be sacked over the matter. Google Alert – news

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Northern Ireland 3-0 Belarus

Media playback is not supported on this device Strikers Kyle Lafferty, Conor Washington and Will Grigg scored as Northern Ireland saw off Belarus in their last home match before Euro 2016. Lafferty, lacking game time at club level, got his 17th international goal with a close-range finish. QPR’s Washington pounced on a mistake by keeper…

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