Hurricane Bud develops to Category 3 storm as it moves off Mexican coast

Hurricane Bud grew to Category 3 force off Mexico’s Pacific coast on Monday. Forecasters said it was likely to weaken before a possible brush with the resort-dotted southern tip of the Baja California peninsula late in the week. The U.S. National Hurricane Center said Bud had maximum sustained winds of 120 mph Monday morning. It… Read More Hurricane Bud develops to Category 3 storm as it moves off Mexican coast

United Airlines flight diverted to Ireland’s Shannon Airport following discovery of threat onboard

A United Airlines flight from Rome to Chicago was diverted to Shannon Airport in Ireland on Monday after a message was discovered on board, Irish police said. The message referred to a bomb on the plane, a source with knowledge of the investigation said. The 207 passengers and 11 crew members disembarked the Boeing Co… Read More United Airlines flight diverted to Ireland’s Shannon Airport following discovery of threat onboard