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- Pink Pantherjewel thief escapes Swiss jail
ZURICH (Reuters) - Armed men have broken a member of the so-called Pink Panther gang of jewel thieves out of a Swiss prison, police said on Friday. Bosnian gang member Poparic Milan escaped the jail in the Swiss canton of Vaud on Thursday night, along with another prisoner, after accomplices in two vehicles forced their way through a gate and fired at prison guards. ...
July 26, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! News
- Pink Panther Jewel Thief Escapes Swiss Prison Amid Gunfire
A member of the Pink Panther gang of jewel thieves escaped from a prison in the Swiss canton of Vaud late yesterday, according to local police.
July 26, 2013 - Bloomberg
- Swisscom CEO found dead in home at age 49, police treating case as suicide
GENEVA — Switzerland's leading telecommunications company says its chief executive has been found dead in an apparent suicide. Swisscom says the body of 49-year-old Carsten Schloter was found Tuesday morning at the CEO's home in the Swiss canton (state) of Fribourg.
July 23, 2013 - Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune