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Mubarak's wife hospitalized after detention

CAIRO — Hours after Egypt's former first lady, Suzanne Mubarak, was ordered detained as part of the widening corruption investigation of her husband's regime, she was hospitalized after reportedly suffering a heart attack, officials said Friday.

The manager of a hospital in the Red Sea resort town of Sharm el-Sheikh told the state news agency MENA that she had been transferred to intensive care. The hospital official told the news agency that the former first lady would undergo tests.

Her husband, former President Hosni Mubarak, 83, has been in the same hospital since he suffered what were termed health complications last month, shortly after authorities announced that he would be detained.

Solar-powered plane ends 13-hour journey

ZURICH — A solar-powered aircraft landed in Brussels on Friday night after completing a 13-hour maiden international voyage from western Switzerland.

The Solar Impulse traveled across France and Luxembourg after taking off from the Payerne military airfield.

The plane was greeted by several hundred onlookers when it landed shortly after 9:30 p.m. local time at Zaventem airport in Brussels.

From Brussels, the Solar Impulse is to fly to Paris-Le Bourget, where it will be shown at the Paris Air Show, which runs June 20-26.

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