UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014

Today is Wednesday, Sept. 17, the 260th day of 2014 with 105 to follow. The moon is waning. Morning stars are Jupiter, Uranus and Venus. Evening stars are Mars, Mercury, Neptune and Saturn. Those born on this date are under the sign of Virgo. They include the second chief justice …

A Pakistan Airlines Delay Leads to a Near Mutiny – NYTimes.com

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — Flight delays are nothing unusual at Pakistan’s ailing state carrier, Pakistan International Airlines, long hobbled by political interference, a bloated staff and epic financial losses. But the delayed departure of one flight on Monday caused several enraged passengers to mount a virtual mutiny and eject one politician …