Breaking News: London airport terminal is evacuated


LONDON – Authorities evacuated Heathrow Airport’s Terminal Two on Tuesday after a man ran up to the Air Algeria desk, dropped off a package, and ran away, police said.About 2,000 people were ordered out of the terminal, which houses many European carriers, police said.

The British Airports Authority said a package was being investigated and advised all travelers to check with their airlines before traveling to the airport. The airport’s bomb squad was called to the area, police said.

The incident came two months after police thwarted an alleged plot to blow up airlines traveling between Britain and the United States.

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