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An F-16 fighter collided in mid-air Tuesday with a small civilian training aircraft over South Carolina, US officials said, casting fiery debris over a wide area. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) said the collision occurred late in the morning, about 11 miles (20 kilometers) north of Charleston. Shaw Air Force Base in central South Carolina, via Twitter, said the F-16's pilot "is accounted for" as local media, quoting rescuers, reported he was alert and walking.
Greece will on Wednesday present a revised bailout request "taking into account" the concerns of international creditors and seek aid to tide it over until the end of the month, a government official said. The modified request -- acceptance of which is seen as crucial to keeping Greece in the eurozone -- will be submitted to the Eurogroup of finance ministers after a presentation on Tuesday fell flat. "The Greek government will tomorrow (Wednesday) present a 'common ground' document for a sustainable agreement, taking into account the outcome of the referendum, the common positions of political leaders and the proposals of the (creditor) institutions," the official said late Tuesday.