A Russian passenger plane has crashed outside Moscow, killing all 71 people on board. The Saratov Airlines regional jet disappeared from radar screens shortly after taking off from a Moscow airport. The cause of the crash remains unclear.
The Saudi squad has landed safely in Rostov-on-Don after one of their plane's engines appeared to catch fire. The airline, Rossiya, has said it is investigating the incident.
A taxi driver has admitted falling asleep at the wheel and plowing his car into pedestrians near Red Square, injuring eight people. He told police that after working for 20 hours, his foot mistakenly hit the gas pedal.
There appear to be few survivors after a passenger jet carrying 113 people crashed shortly after takeoff. The flight from the capital, Havana, to the eastern city of Holguin went down near the airport.
Cuba began two days of national mourning for the victims of a plane crash in Havana. President Diaz-Canel ordered a probe into the Boeing 737 accident, which killed all but three of the 113 passengers and crew.
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