Alex Cruz also said he had been communicating with passengers over social media.
Pyongyang has accelerated the pace of missile testing, causing international concern.
Game of Thrones star Jason Momoa performs a Haka to support a New Zealand MMA fighter.
The man had two wives - but was found guilty by an Islamic court of adultery with a third woman.
An Australian fisherman recounts the moment when a 200kg great white shark leapt into his boat.
Troops have been battling Islamist militants in the southern city of Marawi for the past week.
At least four people are reported to have died and many others been injured in a stampede at a game in Honduras.
Portland attack eyewitness Michael Kennedy says the train stabbing was an act of terrorism.
The Australian fisherman lost "a fair amount of blood" after being hit by the 200kg (440lb) shark.
The BBC's Katy Watson reports on the growing demands in Brazil for President Michel Temer to resign.
Tattoo studios are offering worker bee inkings with the proceeds going to Manchester attack victims.
Donald Trump calls his son-in-law a 'good person' after reports he sought a secret line to Moscow.
Police say the men were part of a group which groped and abused two women and filmed the incident.
And he's not the only leader with musical talents...
Manchester United's Paul Pogba has shared a picture of himself in Islam's holiest city.
The US president's hand contact with world leaders has been closely watched.
When BBC correspondent Secunder Kermani wanted a haircut in Pakistan he decided to head for the city known as Little England.
Finland is an education success story, so is it right to move away from old-style lessons?
Artwork by children in the region depicts childhoods ruined by the violence of adults.
Photographing the shrines along the route of a traditional Buddhist pilgrimage.
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