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China asks Australia to increase search for 39 aboard capsized boat as 2 bodies reportedly found

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A Chinese envoy asked Australian authorities on Thursday to increase efforts to find survivors in the search for 39 crew members who were aboard a Chinese fishing boat that ...

Debris found in search for Japanse army copter with 10 crew

TOKYO (AP) — An unused lifeboat, a door and other fragments believed to be from a Japanese army helicopter were found after the Black Hawk carrying 10 crew members was presumed to have crashed at sea,...

Taiwanese fishing boat found overturned in Indian Ocean, crew still missing

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese fishing vessel has been found capsized in the Indian Ocean, but its crew of 16 is still missing. The overturned hull of Lien Sheng Fa (聯昇發), which is regist...

9 missing after fishing boat capsizes in South Korea

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean coast guard vessels and aircraft on Sunday were searching for nine fishermen who disappeared after their boat capsized off the country’s southwestern coast. ...

9 missing after fishing boat capsizes in South Kore

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean coast guard vessels and aircraft were searching on Sunday in waters off the country’s southwestern coast for nine fishermen who disappeared after the...

Ship sinks between S. Korea and Japan; 9 remain unconscious

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Ships searching in wind-whipped waters between South Korea and Japan have picked up at least 14 of the 22 crew members from a cargo ship that sank early Wednesday. ...

Hong Kong-flagged cargo ship sinks en route to South Korea

UPDATE (2:35 p.m.): Additional crew members were found. Currently, 14 out of 22 crew members are accounted for, with eight men still lost at sea. TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A cargo ship sank in ...

12 Indonesian sailors missing after freighter sinks off Taiwan coast

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Panama-flagged freighter sank on Monday afternoon (Oct. 31) amid stormy seas caused by Tropical Storm Nalgau, and while five have been rescued, 12 remain missing as near...

British bomber shot down in WWII to be recovered from Dutch lake

Dutch officials have formally approved plans to recover a British bomber that was shot down by German forces during World War II, according to a statement. The sensitive operation to retrieve the pla...

Chance of finding missing crew off Hong Kong 'very slim' after storm - authorities

he chance of finding 27 crew members alive from a vessel that snapped in two as tropical storm Chaba passed through Hong Kong and southern China is “very slim”, government rescue authoriti...

Search ends for survivors from sunken Spanish fishing vessel

MADRID (AP) — Canadian rescuers called off the search for 12 missing crew members from a Spanish fishing vessel that sank in rough seas off Newfoundland. The Joint Rescue Co-ordinat...

Japanese authorities search for missing jet

Japanese authorities are conducting search and rescue operations on Tuesday after an F-15 jet went missing. What do we know so far? The jet belongs to Japan's air self-defense forces. The gove...

Possible relics of lost WWII US bomber, crew found in Italy

MILAN (AP) — An archaeological dig in Sicily has uncovered traces of a lost World War II American heavy bomber shot down in 1943, and possible human remains that could lead to identification of five a...

Cargo ship collision off Sweden leaves 1 dead, 1 missing

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Two cargo ships collided in the Baltic Sea off southern Sweden, leaving one person dead and another missing Monday. One of the vessels capsized and was being towed toward a ...

6 missing, a day after ship capsizes off South Korea

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Aircraft and ships were searching off South Korea's eastern coast Thursday for six crew members still missing a day after a fishing ship capsized. One crew member has been fo...