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Four Arrested in Pakistan Honor Killing

Pakistani police say they have arrested four people in connection with the case of a pregnant woman who was bludgeoned to death in the eastern city of Lahore by her family for marrying a man of her choice.   Police said Friday the detainees include the woman's uncle and two cousins.   On Thursday, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif issued a statement directing the chief minister of Punjab province, of which Lahore is the capital, to take immediate action.   Police say...

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