The crew are believed to have discovered a bomb warning written in the toilet, necessitating a diversion to Shannon, where it landed at 1.42pm.
On the ground, authorities at Shannon implemented emergency procedures which involved mobilising its own fire service and alerting other statutory agencies.
In a statement, United Airlines said: "After assessing the situation our crew made the decision to divert to the nearest available airport".
Passengers lated disembarked from the aircraft and were taken to the terminal where they and their baggage will undergo security screening.
Pak welcomes Taliban's ceasefire with Afghan forces for Eid
An Afghan official said the Taliban have attacked a checkpoint in the southern Kandahar province, killing five security forces. At least 15 security personnel killed in a Taliban attack in Kunduz province of Afghanistan, a local news agency reported.
Sports betting bills sent to N.J. governor for approval
New Jersey is set to become the second state to legalize sports wagers outside Nevada following DE , where wagering began Tuesday. It's unclear why he appears to be stalling, but sports betting is coming to New Jersey very , very soon, likely within just days.
The passengers were in the process of being searched, he said in an emailed statement.
The Irish Times reports that the threatening message was scribbled on a surface inside one of the plane's bathrooms. Luggage in the cabin and hold are also being analysed.
A flight headed to Chicago from Rome was diverted Monday morning due to a security concern.
The airline said on Twitter that the flight was now canceled and would depart for Chicago on Tuesday.
This certainly will boost the morale of footballing clubs in India and hopefully, we will qualify for a World Cup soon. Despite his dissatisfaction, Renard stressed that his team is ready for the World Cup in Russian Federation .
Before introducing a special performance by Bruce Springsteen at the Tony Awards on Sunday night, Mr. Warning: this video contains strong language that some viewers may find inappropriate for offensive.
And after impressing at an inconsistent Watford, Javi Gracia has made a decision to snap him up on a permanent deal. Following loan spells with Everton and Sevilla, he made a permanent move to Goodison Park in 2014.
Stoffel Vandoorne (McLaren-Renault), parti de la 15e place sur la grille, a terminé 16e à l'issue d'une course anonyme. Kimi Räikkönen (Ferrari) ne peut que compléter le Top 5 après avoir commis une faute de pilotage dans sa 2e tentative.
It's been reported that the hot new contestants will be paid a measly £200 a week for appearing on the BAFTA winning dating show. The victor will walk away with a whopping £50,000 cash prize if they decide to take the money for themselves.
Connu des services de police, il aurait déjà été arrêté sur les Champs-Elysées en possession d'une arme à feu par le passé. Le suspect a été déclaré irresponsable de ses actes par un expert psychiatrique, qui le caractérise comme "dangereux ".
The North Korean autocrat's every move will be followed by 3,000 journalists up until he shakes hands with Trump. Concrete barricades have been erected outside St Regis Singapore hotel which is within the zoned security area.
Poundworld is on the brink of collapse after a buyer walked away from talks to rescue the business and 5,300 jobs. Losses for the financial year 2016-17 were £17.1million, up from £5.4million the year before.
It recently announced a $32-billion recapitalisation plan to help them clean up their books ahead of the general election in 2019. Rijiju, after his meeting, said, "The government is making every effort to bring back Nirav Modi and Vijay Mallya ".
Fans immediately slammed the businesswoman for "cutting her baby out", to which Kylie hit back: "Yeah i cut my baby out. Well, now it's all come to an end as Kylie has deleted all photos of the four-month-old from her social media.
Bud becomes major hurricane off Mexican coast
The National Hurricane Center said Bud's core and strong winds are expected to remain well offshore from mainland Mexico. According to the NHC, Hurricane Bud is expected to move north-northwest on Tuesday into the midweek.
International House of Burgers? IHOP changes its name to IHOB
The restaurant's website, still found at www.ihop.com claims their new Ultimate Steakburgers are "un-burgerin"-believable". The restaurant chain famous for pancakes will still serve flapjacks, but now it's serving steakburgers beginning today.
Trump says Canadian prime minister 'acts hurt when called out'
Germany and France both issued robust responses to Mr Trump's decision to order U.S. officials not to endorse the communique. What he's saying now about trade is what he's been saying for years, long before even made a decision to run for president.