NEWS2BUSINESS.NET: Top News and Analysis 22:32, 09/13/2019

Germany ready to take one in four migrants rescued off Italy: minister

Germany is ready to take in a quarter of migrants who reach Italy by sea, Interior Minister Horst Seehofer said in remarks published on Friday, signaling a goodwill gesture to a southern neighbor ahead of EU talks on imm...

Germany ready to take one in four migrants rescued off Italy: minister

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Italy Arrests Captain of Ship That Rescued Dozens of Migrants at Sea Capt. Carola Rackete, an outlaw to some and a heroine to others, was seized after her ship, the Sea Watch 3, docked in Lampedusa and 42 migrants disembarked....
12:16, 06/29/2019

Migrants rescued in Mediterranean, taken to Italy and Malta as UNHCR acts Stranded migrants have been rescued by the Italian navy and taken to Lampedusa and Malta. The UN refugee agency has airlifted migrants, including babies, from Libya to Rome....
03:16, 05/31/2019

Italy: Ocean Viking ship allowed to disembark rescued migrants Italy has agreed to let the Ocean Viking disembark rescued migrants under a deal with EU states. The standoff comes as the EU seeks to strike a comprehensive agreement on migrant sharing at a meeting later this month....
17:32, 09/14/2019

Defying Italy, captain of ship with 42 rescued migrants heads toward port The Italian interior minister vowed fines, arrests and a boat seizure — and said other European countries should take responsibility for the migrants....
02:32, 06/27/2019

Germany prepared to take in 25% of migrants who arrive in Italy by sea Interior Minister Seehofer has made the gesture ahead of EU talks on migration later this month. The issue has been one of hot debate in recent years following a spate of arrivals in the Mediterranean....
10:48, 09/14/2019

EU states including Germany offer to take stranded migrants from Italy Germany and five other countries agreed to take in some 150 migrants stranded on a rescue ship off Italy. The country's far-right interior minister refused to allow them to disembark for two weeks....
22:00, 08/15/2019

30 migrants arrive in Italy, minister sequesters aid ship Italy's interior minister says an Italian-flagged migrant rescue ship has been sequestered after it brought 30 migrants to Italy who had been rescued at sea....
20:32, 05/10/2019

Spain reports 100 migrants rescued at sea in 1 day MADRID (AP) — Spain’s maritime rescue service says over 100 migrants have been rescued from three boats attempting to reach Europe from northern Africa. The maritime rescue service said one of the boats discovered Saturday carried eight people in the Strait of Gibraltar. Two larger boats, one ...
18:32, 06/22/2019

| 20 000 migrants rescued from Sahara in three years - IOM Nearly 20 000 migrants have been rescued from the Sahara desert in Niger over the past three years, the International Organisation for Migration said....
15:32, 06/26/2019

40 rescued migrants brought to Malta; 123 more still at sea A German humanitarian group says 40 migrants rescued at sea off Libya have been successfully transferred to Maltese military boats to be brought to port...
01:48, 08/05/2019

Rescued migrants land in Malta under EU deal The latest migrant standoff in the Mediterranean has ended with 40 rescued at sea being transferred to Malta. The EU deal with Malta comes as another rescue ship with 123 migrants remains blocked from Italian waters....
01:16, 08/05/2019

Libya confirms it rescued 87 migrants in Mediterranean CAIRO (AP) — Libya’s navy has confirmed it rescued 87 Europe-bound migrants, including six women and a child, off the country’s Mediterranean coast, following a video released by a German aid group about the disaster. Friday’s statement from the navy says the Libyan coast guards fo...
10:48, 05/24/2019

| Migrants, babies rescued at sea as survivors say six drowned A charity ship rescued some 100 migrants in the Mediterranean Wednesday, including 22 small children who had survived their foundering dinghy being pummelled by a wave fellow occupants said drowned six people....
09:48, 08/30/2019

75 rescued migrants allowed to dock in Tunisian port The International Organization for Migration said an Egyptian ship carrying 75 migrants rescued from the Mediterranean Sea docked in Tunisia's southern port of Zarziz....
20:48, 06/19/2019

80 Migrants Missing After Boat Capsizes Off Tunisia, 4 Rescued More than 80 migrants have gone missing and only four were rescued after their boat capsized off Tunisia on its way from Libya to Italy, Tunisia's coast guard said Thursday....
21:48, 07/04/2019

17 migrants rescued after wandering into bombing range near Yuma YUMA, Ariz. – More than a dozen undocumented immigrants were rescued by Border Patrol after the group crossed into the Barry M. Goldwater Bombing Range east of San Luis Monday night. According to U.S. Custom and Border Protection, Mexico emergency services received a report of a group of 17 pe...
02:00, 06/20/2019

German aid group urges action to help rescued migrants BERLIN (AP) — The German aid group Sea-Watch is urging European governments to agree to accept several dozen migrants that it rescued in the Mediterranean a week ago. Sea-Watch said Wednesday many of the 43 migrants still on board their boat are suffering from dehydration because of sea sickness, an...
17:00, 06/19/2019

Pep Guardiola honors German sea captain who rescued migrants A ceremony to mark Catalonia's national day honored the German captain of the rescue ship "Sea-Watch 3," who helped save the lives of 40 refugees. The medal was presented by Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola....
18:32, 09/11/2019

Italian navy ship with 100 rescued migrants docks in Genoa An Italian navy ship has docked in the northern port city of Genoa carrying 100 migrants rescued from the Mediterranean Sea, where the number of migrant crossings has picked up in recent weeks...
18:48, 06/02/2019

Libyan coast guard says it rescued 80 Europe-bound migrants Libya’s coast guard says it has intercepted a boat carrying 80 Europe-bound migrants, including women and children, off the country’s Mediterranean coast...
18:32, 06/05/2019

Italy accepts migrant families rescued by Sea-Watch ship Rome had blocked a rescue ship from entering Italian territorial waters. But the coast guard then agreed to help families on board and take them to Lampedusa....
14:16, 05/18/2019

Germany's former president rescued from capsized boat Joachim Gauck was in a sailing boat off Germany's Baltic Sea coast when it overturned. The 79-year-old earned the nickname Stasi Hunter for his work investigating the crimes of the communist-era secret police....
08:00, 07/27/2019

‘Hero’ or ‘pirate’? Arrest of German captain who rescued 53 migrants divides Europe. Germany has called for the release of the Sea-Watch 3 captain held in Italy, revealing still-simmering tensions between European nations over migration....
20:32, 07/01/2019

EU to move evacuated migrants from Italy; 350 still at sea The first steps to relocate migrants who were kept at sea by Italy for nearly three weeks began on Wednesday as a new crisis loomed with the more than 350 rescued people still aboard an aid group’s rescue ship in high seas...
19:16, 08/21/2019

Italy’s Salvini furious as 47 migrants land despite his ban Italy’s hard-line interior minister is reacting with anger after migrants rescued by a humanitarian ship landed on Italy’s southern island of Lampedusa despite his explicit ban against that...
10:48, 05/20/2019

Italy’s Salvini angered as 47 migrants land despite his ban MILAN (AP) — Italy’s hard-line interior minister is reacting with anger after migrants rescued by a humanitarian ship landed on Italy’s southern island of Lampedusa despite his explicit ban. Matteo Salvini on Monday threatened charges against anyone who acted illegally to bring the 47 mi...
10:16, 05/20/2019

Italy says six EU states will take in Open Arms migrants Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said on Thursday that six EU countries had agreed to take in some 150 migrants from a rescue ship that Italy had blocked from docking, resolving the latest standoff over immigration to Europe across the Mediterranean....
21:00, 08/15/2019

Italy and France agree migrants must be distributed around the EU The European Union must introduce a new, automatic system of taking in migrants saved from the Mediterranean, the leaders of Italy and France said on Wednesday, as they sought to patch up bruised bilateral relations....
23:32, 09/18/2019

EU countries extend welcome to Eleonore migrants without Italy Five EU member states have said they agree to receive the 104 migrants aboard the German charity rescue boat. The EU will schedule a special meeting in autumn to discuss possible migrant distribution mechanisms....
23:48, 09/03/2019

Ship with 54 migrants being barred from docking in Italy An Italian humanitarian group says it is refusing to bring 54 migrants rescued at sea to Malta because of the distance and psychological conditions of those on board one of its ships, which is being barred from docking in Italy...
09:32, 07/05/2019

Italy: Salvini is out, but migrants still endure his policies The outgoing interior minister closed Italy's refugee camps and its ports. But even with Matteo Salvini out of government, asylum-seekers are still trapped in a cycle of homelessness, harassment and frustration....
01:16, 08/31/2019

The Latest: Italy rescues 54 migrants from Pakistan Italian authorities say they have taken 54 migrants from Pakistan to a migrant center after finding them aboard a sailboat off the coast of Calabria in southern Italy...
14:48, 05/25/2019

Aid group: Italy must let all migrants off rescue ship Four more migrants have been evacuated from a Spanish humanitarian rescue boat anchored near an Italian island but the aid group wants Italy to let all migrants on board land...
15:00, 08/16/2019

Italy to fine NGOs who rescue migrants at sea Italian government has decided to impose stiff fines on rescuers who bring migrants into port without authorization. It also gave the interior ministry, led by Matteo Salvini, power to demand the payment....
03:00, 06/12/2019

Italy, France agree on 'automatic' distribution of migrants France and Italy have agreed on a new system to distribute migrants across the European Union. It comes ahead of an interior ministers meeting in Malta next week....
08:16, 09/19/2019

Italy allows 10 migrants to leave German Sea-Watch ship Italy has allowed 10 rescued migrants on the Sea-Watch 3 to leave the vessel. Two pregnant women and two sick men are among those who have been given permission to disembark....
01:48, 06/17/2019

Italy to take in migrants from Ocean Viking rescue ship The Ocean Viking, a vessel jointly operated by SOS Mediterranee and Doctors Without Borders, had rescued a total of 217 people in the Mediterranean, 35 of which were taken to Malta....
11:18, 09/23/2019

Italy blocks own coastguard vessel with migrants on board Migrants on seven boats are crossing Mediterranean waters to escape Libya, according to airborne Sea-Watch activists. Italy’s interior minister is blocking entry to an Italian coastguard ship carrying two rescued groups....
18:48, 07/26/2019

Migrants disembark rescue ship in Italy after 19-day standoff A migrant rescue ship carrying more than 80 people was evacuated near Italy's southernmost Island on Tuesday, ending a 19-day standoff that pushed 15 passengers to jump into the sea to escape deteriorating conditions aboard....
08:48, 08/21/2019

Italy says migrants on German rescue ship to be taken in by EU countries German rescue ship Sea-Watch 3 has been in a tense standoff with Italian immigration authorities over dozens of rescued migrants. Italy says EU countries have offered to take in some of the 40 migrants still on board....
04:00, 06/29/2019

The Latest: EU official urges Italy to let migrants land MILAN (AP) — The Latest on migrants and asylum-seekers in Europe (all times local): 12:40 p.m. The EU’s top migration official is urging Italy to help ensure that 42 migrants aboard a private rescue ship stuck off Italy can be taken ashore on the island of Lampedusa as soon as possible. Migrat...
13:32, 06/27/2019

Rescue ship with 42 migrants stuck off Italy’s Lampedusa MILAN (AP) — A German humanitarian rescue ship with 42 rescued migrants onboard remains anchored off Italy’s southernmost island of Lampedusa as a stand-off with Italy continues. Italy’s interior minister Matteo Salvini is refusing to let the migrants set foot in the country. He said the...
13:32, 06/27/2019

Spanish warship with migrants arrives in Spain after Italy row A group of 15 rescued migrants arrived in Spain on board a Spanish warship on Friday after Italy refused to allow the rescue vessel that had picked them up in the Mediterranean Sea to dock at an Italian port....
11:48, 08/30/2019

Italy allows 2 more migrants to leave German rescue ship Italian authorities have given permission for a sick man and his brother to disembark from Sea-Watch 3. The boat is still carrying some 40 migrants and has been sitting in international waters for more than two weeks....
17:48, 06/28/2019

| Dozens of migrants still stuck on vessel in Italy port An Italian coastguard vessel stranded in the Mediterranean with more than 130 migrants aboard has been allowed to dock in the Sicilian port of Augusta but Rome has refused to let them disembark until a deal is struck with the EU....
04:16, 07/29/2019

Italy's new government says migrants can disembark from rescue boat Rome’s new left-leaning government breaks from era of hardline immigration measures pushed by Matteo SalviniItaly’s new left-leaning government has authorised 82 migrants to disembark from an NGO rescue ship, marking a break from the hardline immigration measures of the former interior minister Matt...
23:16, 09/14/2019

Italy allows 10 migrants to leave German Sea-Watch boat Italy has allowed 10 rescued migrants on the Sea-Watch 3 ship to leave the vessel. Two pregnant women and two sick men are among those who have been given permission to leave the boat....
08:16, 06/16/2019

2 migrants evacuated from German rescue ship off Italy MILAN (AP) — Two more migrants have been evacuated from a German rescue ship overnight for medical reasons, leaving 40 passengers who were saved off Libya 16 days ago still blocked offshore by Italy’s refusal to let them disembark. Sea-Watch 3 captain Carola Rackete has twice defied direct ord...
12:48, 06/28/2019

Spain sends warship to pick up migrants off Italy's coast Spain ordered a naval vessel on Tuesday to the Italian island of Lampedusa to bring migrants stranded there on a rescue boat to Mallorca after some of them jumped overboard, amid a prolonged stand-off with Italy's government over their fate....
18:16, 08/20/2019

Migrants step off German aid ship after captain defies Italy ROME (AP) — Forty migrants have disembarked on the tiny Italian island of Lampedusa after the captain of the German aid ship which rescued them docked without permission, ramming an Italian border police motorboat which was in its way. Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini branded Sea-Watch 3 cap...
09:48, 06/29/2019

Italy blocks own coast guard vessel with migrants on board Migrants on seven boats are crossing Mediterranean waters to escape Libya, according to airborne Sea-Watch activists. Italy’s interior minister is blocking entry to an Italian coast guard ship carrying rescued migrants....
00:32, 07/27/2019

Rescue ship with 42 migrants defies Italy order to stay out A German humanitarian ship carrying 42 migrants rescued off Libya two weeks ago is in Italian waters within sight of Lampedusa island in defiance of a ban by the country’s hard-line interior minister...
02:32, 06/27/2019

Malta says deal reached with Italy to take migrants from rescue boat Malta said it will accept migrants from a rescue vessel that had been headed toward Italy. A second boat with rescued migrants is also sailing for Lampedusa, where Italian officials have said it won't be allowed to dock....
10:48, 07/06/2019

UN tells Italy proposed decree violates migrants' rights U.N. human rights investigators have told Italy that a proposed decree formalizing the closure of Italian ports to aid groups that rescue migrants at sea violates international law....
19:48, 05/19/2019

When Italy closed its ports to migrants, tiny Malta took them instead. With conditions. Italy’s restrictive immigration policies appear to be forcing Malta into a moral and political reckoning over whether to take a harder line on migration....
01:00, 07/10/2019

UN tells Italy proposed decree violates migrants’ rights ROME (AP) — The Italian interior ministry vowed Sunday to press ahead with a new decree formalizing the closure of Italian ports to aid groups that rescue migrants, even after U.N. human rights investigators said it violated international law. Ministry officials said the security decree was “n...
01:00, 05/20/2019

Italy's Salvini blocks own coastguard ship with migrants on board Interior Minister Matteo Salvini said on Friday he would not let an Italian coastguard boat carrying 135 migrants dock until European Union countries agreed to take them in....
21:16, 07/26/2019

First migrants land in Italy under post-Salvini coalition deal with EU EU ministers pledge support as 82 disembark from NGO boat, ending Salvini’s entry banEighty-two migrants have disembarked in Italy, marking a break from the era of hardline immigration measures pushed by the former interior minister, Matteo Salvini.On Saturday night, the migrants were transferred fr...
17:48, 09/15/2019

Italy's Salvini dismisses fears for health of stranded migrants A charity rescue ship carrying 134 migrants, mostly Africans, was stranded off the coast of Italy on Friday as a political battle in Rome stopped it from docking and even the medical conditions of those on board were disputed....
22:32, 08/16/2019

Italy seizes charity boat after it brings migrants ashore Interior Minister Matteo Salvini let a charity boat carrying 30 rescued migrants dock at an Italian port on Friday, but said the vessel would be impounded and not let out to sea again....
17:16, 05/10/2019

Pope defends migrants after clashes between Italy and rescue ships Pope Francis said on Monday that "no one is exempt" from helping migrants, in an indirect rebuke of Italy's hardline interior minister Matteo Salvini who has tried to shut the country's ports to non-governmental migrant rescue ships....
14:00, 07/08/2019

Dozens of migrants drown off coast of Tunisia after heading to Italy A boat carrying people towards Europe capsized in the Mediterranean Sea, with dozens losing their lives in the deadliest migrant boat sinking in months. Nearby fishing boats managed to save 16 people....
02:32, 05/11/2019

Italy's Di Maio says 5-Star is ready for elections Italian Deputy Prime Minister Luigi Di Maio said on Thursday his 5-Star Movement did not fear fresh elections, after its coalition partner, the right-wing League, announced the government had broken down and said elections were needed....
22:16, 08/08/2019

Mediterranean rescue ship brings migrants to Italy, defying Salvini German migrant rescue ship Sea-Watch 3 is headed to the Italian island of Lampedusa with migrants on board, despite the threat of a fine. The Italian government wants the ship to dock in Germany or the Netherlands....
16:48, 06/26/2019

Charity ship carrying migrants forces way into Italy, captain arrested The Sea-Watch 3 charity ship carrying dozens of migrants rescued off Libya forced its way into the Italian port of Lampedusa on Friday night after a lengthy standoff, the charity said. Sea-Watch spokesman Ruben Neugebauer told AFP the boat’s German captain Carola Rackete, 31, was arrested and that t...
08:32, 06/30/2019

Italy forces 130 migrants to stay on docked coast guard vessel Italy has allowed a coast guard vessel carrying some 130 rescued migrants to dock in Sicily. But it says they must not disembark until other EU nations agree on their redistribution around the bloc member states....
14:48, 07/28/2019

Italy's Salvini orders ports to block ship carrying 65 migrants A ship operated by the German rescue charity Sea Watch rescued more than 60 migrants near Libya. Italy's far-right interior minister said he doesn't want them "getting near Italian territorial waters."...
01:48, 05/16/2019

Italy disembarks some migrants from rescue ship Mare Jonio but won't lift ban Italian coastguards have transferred women and children from a rescue boat to the island of Lampedusa but 34 other migrants remain on board, the charity operating the vessel said, as Italy maintains its ban on migrant ships docking at its ports....
11:48, 08/30/2019

Captain of rescue ship carrying 42 migrants arrested in Italy – video The captain of an NGO rescue ship carrying 42 migrants has been arrested after more than two weeks in a standoff with Italian authorities. Carola Rackete reached Sicily on Saturday in defiance of a ban by the country’s far-right deputy prime minister, Matteo Salvini. She was greeted by lengthy appla...
01:48, 06/30/2019

At Least 15 Migrants Jump Off Rescue Ship in ‘Desperate’ Attempt to Reach Italy (MILAN) — At least 15 more migrants jumped into the sea Tuesday from the Open Arms rescue ship in desperate bids to reach the shores of Italy after 19 days of being on the boat in deteriorating conditions as Italy refuses to open its ports. Open Arms described the situation on board as “...
19:48, 08/20/2019

After Desperate Migrants Jump Ship, Italy Allows Rescue Vessel to Dock A ship carrying more than 80 migrants stranded at sea for nearly three weeks must be allowed to dock in Italy, a prosecutor ordered on Tuesday, ending a crisis that had grown more dire by the day....
09:48, 08/21/2019

Migrants are getting ‘desperate’ aboard rescue ship denied entry by Italy MILAN — The Spanish humanitarian rescue ship Open Arms says another man had to be rescued after jumping into the sea as the stand-off with Italy, which won’t permit it access to a port, entered its 19th day. Open Arms described the situation on board Tuesday as “desperate,” saying ...
14:16, 08/20/2019

Spain and Italy deal to disembark migrants in Mallorca: Open Arms Spain and Italy appear to have struck a deal that will see the 107 migrants stranded in the Mediterranean for 18 days disembark at the Spanish port of Mallorca, Spanish rescue ship Open Arms said on Monday....
12:00, 08/19/2019

Germany second-largest destination for migrants: OECD While the United States took the top spot, Germany came in second as the largest single destination for migrants. Although humanitarian migration has significantly dropped, family and labor migration are on the rise....
08:16, 09/19/2019

Italy's Salvini says ready to pass budget before elections Italy's League leader Matteo Salvini said on Tuesday he was ready to keep the coalition government alive to approve a 2020 budget and vote in a reform of parliament before heading to early elections....
18:16, 08/20/2019

More migrants jump into sea trying to reach Italy as rescue ship stand-off enters 19th day More migrants aboard a rescue ship stranded off the Italian coast have jumped into the sea to try and swim ashore, according to the Spanish charity that runs the boat....
16:48, 08/20/2019

Germany increasingly popular for highly skilled migrants Germany's Federal Office for Migration and Refugees says some 27,000 skilled non-EU migrants relocated to Germany in 2018. Germany also awarded some 85% of the EU's coveted Blue Cards in 2017....
20:00, 06/04/2019

Germany mulls requests to host Sea-Watch migrants Dozens of cities, including Berlin and Rottenburg, have offered to take in migrants rescued in the Mediterranean. But German authorities have said resettling 53 migrants rescued by Sea-Watch would require EU support....
10:32, 06/18/2019

Germany to take in some Sea-Watch migrants after EU deal struck: source Germany has agreed to take in about a dozen of the 41 migrants who arrived in Italy last month on board German charity rescue ship Sea-Watch, an Italian government source said on Tuesday....
05:00, 07/04/2019

Migrants stranded off coast of Italy ‘going mad,’ jump ship in desperate attempt to reach shore Migrants stranded aboard a Spanish rescue ship for 19 days in the Mediterranean Sea have resorted to jumping into the ocean in desperate attempts to swim ashore after Italy’s continued refusal to open its ports....
08:48, 08/21/2019

Italy's Renzi ready to form breakaway party, complicating new government Former prime minister Matteo Renzi is poised to break away from the ruling Democratic Party (PD) and set up a new centrist force in an effort to claim the middle ground of Italian politics, two allies said on Sunday....
20:32, 09/15/2019

Italy and Germany in war of words over German rescue ship captain A war of words broke out between Germany and Italy on Sunday over the German captain of a rescue ship, who defied a docking ban enforced by Rome to bring migrants ashore....
23:32, 06/30/2019

Germany: Migrants attack police probing death at refugee center A group of migrants have pelted officers with stones as they tried to investigate the death of a woman at the migrant center in the southern German city of Regensburg. A three-hour operation ensued to remove her body....
17:32, 05/11/2019

Germany ready to back new electric car battery consortium European states are discussing the creation of a second European battery cell production consortium, the German economy ministry said on Friday, as carmakers prepare to launch a raft of new electric cars at the Frankfurt Auto Show next week....
23:16, 09/06/2019

Germany returns Nazi-looted painting to Italy's Uffizi Gallery Foreign Minister Heiko Maas has hand-delivered "Vase of Flowers" by Jan van Huysum. It was stolen from the gallery in Florence by a German soldier in 1943....
14:16, 07/19/2019

Germany urges Italy to open up ports to migrant rescue ships German Interior Minster Horst Seehofer has urged his Italian counterpart Matteo Salvini to open ports to boats carrying rescued migrants. Meanwhile, a second rescue boat landed without permission in port at Lampedusa....
00:16, 07/07/2019

Italy's Salvini says League party ready to back state rescue of Carige-paper Italy's ruling League party is ready to back a state rescue of Carige in the absence of private investors willing to plug in a capital shortfall at the ailing bank, Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini was quoted as saying....
11:16, 05/23/2019

Italy's prime minister announces resignation The Italian prime minister has announced he will resign after his populist government lost the support of a key coalition member - Matteo Salvini's League....
18:48, 08/20/2019

Motor racing: New all-female series ready to hit the track in Germany Eighteen women racers will line up on the starting grid at Germany's Hockenheim circuit on Saturday for the debut of W Series, the first all-female championship that could ultimately help break Formula One's male monopoly....
09:48, 05/03/2019

Tanak hopes WRC Germany Toyota form clears earlier Italy "tension" World Rally Championship leader Ott Tanak hopes Toyota's 1-2-3 Rally Germany finish will help motivate his team to "push forward" after "tension" following Rally Italy earlier this season...
15:16, 08/26/2019

The Latest: German minister appeals to Italy on ports Germany’s interior minister is appealing to his Italian counterpart to rethink his policy of closing the country’s harbors to humanitarian groups’ rescue ships...
18:16, 07/06/2019

Italy's minibonds would either be illegal or useless: finance minister It would be either illegal or useless for Italy to issue bonds to pay its suppliers as such notes would break European currency rules or add to the country's massive government debt, Italian finance minister Giovanni Tria said on Saturday....
15:48, 06/08/2019

Italy's PM says he will propose dismissal of League junior minister Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said on Thursday he would propose at the next cabinet meeting the dismissal of a junior minister who has been linked to a graft scandal, in what could be seen as a blow to the coalition partner League....
19:48, 05/02/2019

Italy's Prime Minister attacks Salvini and resigns Italy's Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte resigned on Tuesday, effectively averting a no-confidence vote tabled by the far-right League party's leader Matteo Salvini....
22:48, 08/20/2019

India aims to expel all illegal migrants, interior minister says India will identify and deport illegal immigrants from across the country, the interior minister said on Wednesday, stepping up a campaign that critics say could stoke religious tension and further alienate minority Muslims....
15:32, 07/17/2019

Germany ready to take part in Hormuz naval mission: RND media group Germany is ready to take part in a British plan for a European-led naval mission to ensure safe shipping through the Strait of Hormuz, media group RND reported, citing participants in a meeting of parliament's foreign relations committee....
18:32, 07/26/2019

French minister hopes for closer ties with new Italy government With the arrival of a new government in Rome, France and Italy have a unique chance to strengthen their ties through joint projects and closer cooperation on European matters, French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Saturday....
23:00, 09/07/2019

Italy coalition patches up rift after PM ousts junior minister Italy's coalition parties vowed on Wednesday to patch up their differences and govern for four more years, after Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte sacked a junior minister involved in a corruption scandal despite resistance from the League party....
18:00, 05/08/2019

Politics has trumped populism in Italy but it's not over yet, former Prime Minister Renzi says A new left-wing coalition in Rome signals a move away from populism for Italy, according to former Prime Minister Matteo Renzi, who is hopeful that the new pact could share power until the next scheduled election in 2023....
14:48, 08/29/2019

In blow to League, Italy's PM urges dismissal of junior minister Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said on Thursday he would propose at the next cabinet meeting the dismissal of a junior minister who has been linked to a graft scandal, in what could be seen as a blow to the coalition partner League....
21:32, 05/02/2019

Italy PM ousts junior minister after graft case - source Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte on Wednesday dismissed a junior minister involved in a graft scandal, a government source said, despite resistance from the League party which had backed the official....
13:48, 05/08/2019

Germany ready to spend €75 billion to tackle climate change by 2030: report Germany's finance minister said failure to secure a "convincing solution" may risk government stability. Chancellor Angela Merkel has called on the private sector to take up the "Herculean task" to combat climate change....
23:00, 09/13/2019

Women's World Cup: Germany's young guns ready to fire in opener against China Germany get their World Cup campaign underway against China in Rennes on Saturday. But with 15 players making their World Cup debuts in a young squad, what can we realistically expect of the team in France?...
13:48, 06/08/2019

Netherlands blank Italy, Sweden upsets Germany to reach Women's World Cup semifinals Sweden stunned two-time Women's World Cup champion Germany and will take on the Netherlands, who reached their first semifinal, on Wednesday.       ...
22:32, 06/29/2019

Mexico ready to retaliate if U.S. imposes tariffs: minister Mexico will be ready to retaliate in kind if the U.S. government imposes tariffs on Mexican exports to the United States, Mexican Economy Minister Graciela Marquez said on Friday....
06:32, 06/15/2019

Italy's League junior minister resigns after conviction, Salvini accepts Italy's League leader and Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini accepted on Thursday the resignation of a junior minister convicted for embezzlement, in a move likely to avoid a potential hurdle for the ruling coalition....
15:48, 05/30/2019

Italy’s far-right interior minister, Matteo Salvini, escalates attack on judges Three magistrates singled out over their challenges to government’s hardline immigration policiesA simmering row over the rule of law and the independence of the judiciary in Italy has erupted after the far-right interior minister publicly singled out three magistrates who have challenged his hardli...
23:48, 06/06/2019

Milan bourse strategic for Italy due to MTS bond trading platform: minister Italy's new economy minister said on Friday that the Milan bourse, which is part of the London Stock Exchange Group , is a strategic asset because it controls domestic government bond trading platform MTS....
16:48, 09/13/2019

Italy's new government must seize opportunity of low borrowing costs, ex-finance minister says Italy's 67th government since World War II now has a unique opportunity to invest in and grow the country as borrowing costs have dropped to such low levels, according to a former finance minister....
16:48, 09/06/2019

Italy’s Prime Minister Delivers Ultimatum to Warring Coalition Partners Giuseppe Conte told the populist government’s battling coalition partners that if they didn’t stop paralyzing the government, he would quit and bring the government down with him....
04:32, 06/04/2019

Italy's industry minister extends deadline for Alitalia rescue to July 15 Italy's Industry Minister Luigi Di Maio has postponed for the fourth time a deadline for Ferrovie dello Stato to present a binding rescue bid for troubled airline Alitalia....
21:32, 06/14/2019

UPDATE 1-Italy's economy minister hopes Atlantia will buy stake in Alitalia Italian Economy Minister Giovanni Tria said on Friday he hoped infrastructure group Atlantia would buy a stake in Alitalia, the troubled airline company the government is struggling to rescue....
12:00, 07/12/2019

Italy’s Interior Minister Leads Rally of European Nationalist Leaders (MILAN) — Italy’s anti-migrant Interior Minister Matteo Salvini led a rally of right-wing populist leaders Saturday seeking historic results in next week’s European Parliament elections in their bid to transform European politics. Salvini, the head of Italy’s right-wing Leagu...
04:00, 05/19/2019

EURO 2020 qualifying: Germany ready to seize intiative in Group C double header Germany are looking to maintain their perfect record in EURO 2020 qualifying as they find their new groove. Positive results against the Netherlands and Northern Ireland could make the home stretch smooth sailing....
20:00, 09/04/2019

Germany has a terrorism problem, foreign minister says Germany should have a weekly protest against right-wing extremism similar to "Friday's for future," Foreign Minister Heiko Maas has said. He claimed that far too often, Germans turn a blind eye to right-wing terrorism....
06:32, 06/22/2019

Potential pitfalls for Germany's new defense minister For decades, Germany's Defense Ministry has been plagued by scandals, from far-right extremists in the ranks to broken military equipment. Can Merkel's heir apparent Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer improve its image?...
05:16, 07/18/2019

Italy's prime minister threatens to quit, tells warring coalition to end feud Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte has threatened to quit on Monday, saying his fractious coalition needed to swiftly decide whether they want to go to early elections or carry on governing....
05:32, 06/04/2019

Germany bars ex-foreign minister from job with Polish firm Berlin has reportedly banned Sigmar Gabriel from taking a position on the supervisory board at a Polish investment firm. But an alleged attempt by the US ambassador to keep him from another job seems to have failed....
08:00, 08/17/2019

Germany upskirting: Justice minister to ban 'disgusting' practice Loopholes in Germany's penal code allow upskirting — the act of secretly taking images under a person's clothes without consent — to go unpunished. The movement against upskirting is picking up steam across Europe....
21:00, 09/12/2019

EU27 ready for all Brexit scenarios, German finance minister Scholz says The European Union is united and ready for all scenarios related to Britain's planned departure from the bloc, German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz said on Twitter on Friday, after meeting his British counterpart Sajid Javid....
17:00, 08/16/2019

Germany to support three battery cell alliances: economy minister Germany will award to three consortiums 1 billion euros ($1.12 billion) in funding it earmarked last year to support domestic battery cell production, Economy Minister Peter Altmaier told Reuters, part of a bid to cut carmakers' reliance on Asian supply....
20:16, 06/18/2019

Thirsting, ill and ablaze, Germany's forests in critical state, minister says Forest fires, drought and insect infestations have left Germany's forests in a critical state, agriculture minister Julia Kloeckner said after forest owners demanded 2.3 billion euros in emergency aid to tackle the crisis....
17:48, 08/30/2019

France and Germany to cooperate on 'sovereign data infrastructure': minister Germany and France intend to pool efforts to create a "sovereign data infrastructure" for Europe so that the continent's data can be stored and processed at home rather than in the United States or China, German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier said....
15:48, 09/19/2019

Germany must do more on fuel cell technology: deputy economy minister Germany must press on with fuel cell technology to compete with speed and scale employed by China, deputy economy minister Thomas Bareiss said at an energy conference on Tuesday....
20:48, 09/10/2019

Germany’s health minister proposes a $2,790 anti-vaxxer charge Enlarge / German Health Minister Jens Spahn wants to fine parents for failing to vaccinate their children. (credit: Getty | Felix Zahn) Germany, like the US, is facing a resurgence of measles. But the country’s health minister isn’t taking things lightly. Health minister Jens Spahn is proposing a ...
17:48, 05/06/2019

Germany should cut taxes to offset costs of curbing emissions: minister Germany's economy minister said he would support reducing or scrapping the so-called eco-tax on electricity should the government decide to raise prices on energy in its efforts to discourage carbon emissions that harm the climate....
02:16, 06/06/2019

Draft Bill Proposing Jail For Hurting Doctors On Duty Ready: Minister A draft legislation seeking to punish people who assault on-duty doctors and other healthcare professionals by imprisoning them for up to 10 years, has been finalised and will be made public soon for......
01:32, 08/14/2019

Iran deputy foreign minister says ready for dialogue with Gulf Arab countries: statement Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi said on Tuesday that his country was ready to engage in dialogue with Gulf Arab countries in order to address escalating tensions in the region....
21:48, 05/28/2019

E.U. Nominates Germany’s Defense Minister, Ursula von der Leyen, for President of European Commission The nomination, along with the naming of Christine Lagarde as head of the European Central Bank, would put women in some of the most important European jobs....
21:16, 07/02/2019

France 'ready to work with Boris Johnson' but will not renegotiate Withdrawal Agreement, minister says France is ready to work with Boris Johnson but will not renegotiate Theresa May's Brexit deal, according to the country's state minister for European affairs....
18:00, 07/26/2019

Italy’s Biggest Economic Problem? It’s Still Italy Political chaos and confrontation with the European Union over spending rules have reinforced what a finance professor calls the country’s “serial stagnation.”...
23:00, 08/09/2019

Michael Flynn says he is not ready to be sentenced, U.S. says he is ready Lawyers for former U.S. national security adviser Michael Flynn accused the federal government of stalling their efforts to defend him, and said the former top aide to Donald Trump is not ready to be sentenced for lying about his discussions with a Russian ambassador....
04:16, 08/31/2019

Germany 'hypocritical' on NATO: US envoy to Germany Richard Grenell US President Donald Trump's top diplomat in Berlin said German politicians were not committed enough to the alliance's defense spending target. He also said the country should have learned a better lesson from WWII....
10:00, 05/09/2019

Former West Germany star Bernd Schuster: 'Ter Stegen should be Germany's No. 1' When Bernd Schuster left Cologne for Barcelona in 1980, he was one of the first Bundesliga players to move to Spain. He spoke to DW about his move and two Germans who followed in his footsteps decades later....
11:48, 05/22/2019

Will Order No-Deal Brexit Budget If Elected Prime Minister: UK Minister British interior minister Sajid Javid said he would order the preparation of a "no-deal budget" to convince the European Union that Britain was serious about leaving on Oct. 31 if he succeeds Theresa......
06:16, 06/01/2019

UK environment minister Gove joins race to replace May as prime minister: Sky Environment minister and prominent pro-Brexit campaigner Michael Gove said on Sunday he would be running to replace Theresa May as British prime minister, Sky News reported....
12:16, 05/26/2019

South Africa minister says Mozambique ex-finance minister to be extradited home Mozambique's former finance minister Manuel Chang will be extradited to his home country where he is wanted on charges related to a $2 billion debt scandal, South Africa's Justice Minister Michael Masutha said on Tuesday....
23:16, 05/21/2019

Rajasthan Chief Minister Rejects Resignation Of Minister Lalchand Kataria Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has rejected the resignation of Agriculture Minister Lalchand Kataria, who had offered to quit following the poor results of the Congress party in the Lok Sabha......
13:16, 06/01/2019

South African minister aims to revoke extradition of ex-Mozambique finance minister: document South Africa's new justice minister will apply to have his predecessor's decision to extradite former Mozambican finance minister Manuel Chang to his home country set aside, according to a document seen by Reuters....
05:16, 07/13/2019

An Ex-U.K. Minister Says Prime Minister Boris Johnson Is Not Trying to Get a Brexit Deal LONDON (AP) — A senior minister who quit British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Cabinet said Sunday that the government is making little or no effort to secure a Brexit agreement with the European Union, despite Johnson’s insistence that he wants a deal. Amber Rudd said “ther...
05:32, 09/09/2019

Two teens certain 'God is real' after being rescued at sea Two Florida teens are restored in their faith that “God saves” after they were rescued from the ocean on April 18th but a yacht called “The Amen,” they said on “Fox and Friends” on Saturday....
19:00, 05/04/2019

Rescued owl returns to the wild An owl found tangled in fishing line hanging over a South Carolina river has returned to the wild. The 2-year-old male barred owl was rescued last week after he was spotted by fishermen. “We took him and put him in a flight pen, let him stay there a couple days make sure he was eating on his o...
03:00, 05/09/2019

5 elephants rescued from Malaysian mud pit Five elephants in Malaysia were rescued from a muddy pit in dramatic video released by the country’s Department of Wildlife. The footage shows the elephants struggling to escape the muddy enclosure, which authorities believe is an abandoned illegal mining pool, according to ABC. The five eleph...
00:48, 08/25/2019

3 rescued after plane crashes in Alaska ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Coast Guard says a plane has crashed in Alaska’s Prince William Sound. Officials say all three people on board the Cessna A185F Skywagon were picked up Tuesday by good Samaritans following the crash. Two of the people were being flown by helicopter to an Anchorage ...
06:16, 05/22/2019

Baby rescued from plastic bag in Georgia Georgia sheriff's office realeased dramatic body-cam video showing the rescue of a newborn girl who was found alive inside a plastic bag in the woods. (June 25)        ...
00:32, 06/26/2019

6 Kayakers Successfully Rescued In Lee County LEE COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– Six kayakers had to be rescued over the weekend after an incident on the Kentucky River. The call came in around 8:30 p.m. Sunday. Officials say the kayakers got caught in a storm around the Airedale Bridge in Beattyville. That’s when they reportedly abandoned t...
17:16, 05/27/2019

Man rescued after stranded on a cliff near Patagonia TUCSON – A man was rescued after he was stranded on a cliff in a remote area of the Patagonia Mountains Thursday afternoon. According to Border Patrol, Sonoita Station agents received a 911 call about a man who required rescuing south of Patagonia. The man was located perched on a steep cliff,...
02:48, 05/25/2019

These aircraft wrecks were rescued from the ice -- and flew again Three aircraft -- Juliet Delta 321, Lidia and Glacier Girl -- crashed in inhospitable conditions and lay buried under the snow for years. Here are the remarkable tales of the salvage operations that let them fly again....
10:16, 07/15/2019

2 rescued from scaffold near top of Oklahoma tower Two window washers are rescued from a scaffold above the roof of an Oklahoma City skyscraper. (May 15)        ...
20:48, 05/15/2019

Rescued porcupine has a Dachshund BFF named Fig After a baby porcupine was rejected by his mom at Cotswold Wildlife Park in Oxfordshire, England, he became best friends with a Dachshund.        ...
05:16, 09/04/2019

Man rescued by BP after stranded on Diablo Peak TUBAC, Ariz. – Border Patrol agents were dispatched to Diablo Peak Monday night after they received a report of a man in need of rescuing. After spending the night hiking to the top of Diablo Peak, the responded agents have located the man, who was identified as a Mexican national, U.S. Custom...
21:32, 05/07/2019

Boy who fell into drain rescued during fireworks Authorities say a young boy watching fireworks in Indiana was rescued after failing more than 20 feet into a water-filled drain pipe. A crowd watched as rescuers lowered a swing-set seat into the pipe and pulled him up Thursday night. (July 5)        ...
05:34, 07/06/2019

3 Rescued, 1 Dead After Car Becomes Trapped In Floodwaters Taylorsville-Spencer County Fire Protection District SPENCER COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– Three people are safe and one is dead after their vehicle became trapped in floodwaters. It happened around 1:42 a.m. Monday on Old Heady Road near the Jefferson County line. Officials say the occupants had to...
16:48, 06/17/2019

| Three lions rescued in Albania sent to the Netherlands Three lions, rescued in October from a private zoo in Albania where they were kept in "hellish" conditions have been transported to the Netherlands, an animal welfare organisation says....
06:16, 05/08/2019

Caught on cam: boy rescued from bison enclosure (WOWT/NBC News) Newly released body camera footage shows a young boy’s rescue from a bison enclosure at a Nebraska wildlife park. It began when a 9-year-old boy, described as having “special needs,” climbed into the 40-acre area where 23 bison roam freely. Some of them weigh 2,000 ...
14:48, 07/17/2019

Four climbers rescued from Mt. Rainier, Washington A helicopter crew has rescued four climbers from near the summit of Mount Rainier after they had been stranded on the peak in Wash. for several days.        ...
18:48, 06/07/2019

This Is What It's Like To Be Rescued After Your Plane Crashes In The Forest Little planes go down all the time, and it would really help people get into them if the occupants didn’t die every time one did. That’s what makes the Cirrus SR22 such a brilliant little aircraft, as it has a parachute not just for the pilot, or the passengers, but the entire damn plane. And while...
20:48, 08/05/2019

Kidnapped Canadians rescued in Ghana Two Canadian women who were abducted one week ago by gunmen outside a popular nightspot in Ghana have been rescued, the country's minister of information said on Wednesday....
21:16, 06/12/2019

Rescued yoga teacher has already left the hospital The yoga teacher who spent 17 days lost and injured in a Hawaiian jungle is already out of the hospital. Amanda Eller, 35, was discharged from Maui Memorial Medical Center on Sunday, the hospital’s chief officer, Michael Rembis, announced in a statement. Eller was rescued late Friday after bei...
22:16, 05/27/2019

Look: Kitten rescued from undercarriage of New Jersey police car Megan Brinster, executive director of the RBAR, said the kitten, a female now dubbed Cuffs, is expected to make a full recovery and will be placed up for adoption....
22:32, 07/10/2019

6 Fishermen Rescued, 25 Missing After Venturing Into Sea Despite Warning Six of the 31 fishermen, who had gone missing in the Bay of Bengal after venturing into deep waters despite weather warnings four days ago, were rescued on Monday but 25 are still missing, officials......
14:32, 07/08/2019

"Can I Have Hot Water?" Climber Said After Being Rescued, Died Days Later A Malaysian climber rescued in Nepal after two nights in the open on one of the world's most treacherous mountains has died in a Singapore hospital, reports said Friday....
13:48, 05/03/2019

50-year-old hiker rescued at Sabino Canyon TUCSON – A 50-year-old woman hiking Sabino Canyon was rescued Thursday, Rural Metro Fire Department says. According to officials, rescue crews were dispatched to the area after the woman was reportedly overcome by the heat. She transported in stable condition. Details are limited at this time....
03:16, 07/05/2019

2 boaters rescued after clinging to boat for 3 hours ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A man and a woman are safe after they spent three hours clinging to their capsized sailboat in the Atlantic Ocean about 65 miles (105 kilometers) off Atlantic City. The Coast Guard received a satellite distress signal from the 55-foot (17-meter) vessel Bertie on Wednesday ...
15:16, 05/30/2019

Man rescued after fall into Hawaii volcano crater A man was seriously injured after crossing a safety barrier and falling into a volcanic crater at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, authorities said. The man was rescued from 60 to 70 feet down and airlifted to a hospital in critical condition. (May 3)        ...
14:32, 05/03/2019

Dog rescued after collapsing from heatstroke on hiking trail A dog who suffered heatstroke while accompanying his owner on a hike in California over the weekend triggered an urgent rescue mission and a warning to pet owners to think twice about exercising their animals in hot weather. The mastiff named Joey collapsed and began panting heavily half a mile down...
21:48, 08/21/2019

| Thousands of reptiles rescued in global police op Police have rescued thousands of live snakes, lizards and geckos and stopped some 20 crocodiles and alligators from becoming high-end fashion products, Europolsays, after a co-ordinated global police operation....
04:00, 06/04/2019

Philippines: At least 7 dead, 31 rescued after boats capsize The Philippine coast guard says at least seven people died and 31 others were rescued when three ferry boats separately capsized in bad weather between two central island provinces...
14:32, 08/03/2019

7 dead, 31 rescued after boats capsize in Philippines The Philippine coast guard says at least seven people died and 31 others were rescued when three ferry boats separately capsized in bad weather between two central island provinces...
18:32, 08/03/2019

12 dead, 26 rescued after boat capsizes in India Authorities continued to search the waters of India's Godavari River Monday for missing people after a tourist boat carrying at least 60 people capsized a day earlier, authorities said....
01:16, 09/17/2019

Lost scuba diver rescued after almost eight hours at sea What Mike Ozburn expected to be a typical Sunday diving trip, turned into a fight for his life as the Pensacola resident spent nearly eight hours lost at sea.        ...
06:48, 06/26/2019

19 Rescued From Collapsed Shanghai Building: Government Rescue teams pulled 19 survivors from the rubble of a commercial building that collapsed in Shanghai on Thursday as it was undergoing redevelopment, authorities said, leaving one person unaccounted......
18:00, 05/16/2019

Adopters needed after 53 pets rescued from trailer TUCSON – Pima Animal Care Center has taken in 53 pets after they were found living in poor condition in a trailer, the shelter announced Thursday. 53 pets were rescued from trailer, PACC says. Courtesy: Pima Animal Care Center The rescued animals are currently being evaluated the PACC’s shelter’s cl...
21:16, 06/20/2019

The Kidnapped Yazidi Children Who Don't Want To Be Rescued From ISIS Accounts of the wrenching scene, given by both Rasho and the girls, point to a new challenge confronting members of the Yazidi community as they try to trace nearly 3,000 Yazidis who remain......
19:32, 06/14/2019

Raccoon rescued from outside third story of Michigan building A wayward raccoon caused a stir in a Michigan city when it climbed to the third floor of a building and became stranded, prompting a rescue operation....
19:48, 05/15/2019

2 rescued from scaffold near top of 50-story Oklahoma tower OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Two window washers have been rescued from a scaffold above the roof of an approximately 850-foot (259 meters) skyscraper in downtown Oklahoma City. Oklahoma City Fire Capt. David Macy says the two were stranded shortly before 7:45 a.m. Wednesday outside the 50-floor Devon Tower ...
18:16, 05/15/2019

90-year-old woman rescued from Kentucky mudslide Crews in Stanton, Kentucky were called to a home that was smashed by a mudslide amid heavy rains and were able to rescue a 90-year-old woman from the debris. (June 18)        ...
14:00, 06/18/2019

Authorities: About 200 dogs rescued from ‘hoarding home’ FLEMINGTON, N.J. (AP) — Roughly 200 dogs have been rescued from what authorities say was a “massive hoarding situation” at a New Jersey home. Law enforcement officers and animal welfare groups went to the Hunterdon County home Tuesday to remove the dogs. Officials said the animals seemed...
18:16, 06/12/2019

Baby Raccoons Rescued From Airport Fountain LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– Two raccoons had to be retrieved from the fountain in front of the Blue Grass Airport terminal. “Out at the Blue Grass Airport, they found a baby raccoon out in the fountain, just out in front of the terminal. The Blue Grass Airport called us and brought the racc...
03:32, 06/22/2019

The Latest: 4 people, dog rescued from Illinois floodwaters ATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on severe weather across the United States (all times local): 10:30 a.m. Four people and a dog in a central Illinois village had to be rescued by police dive teams from rising waters during flash flooding after heavy rainstorms. The flooding in Illinois happened as severe w...
18:00, 06/20/2019

Texas residents rescued from flooded homes The Sheriff's Office said home rescues happened in far northeast Harris County as floodwaters from Tropical Storm Imelda receded. (Sept. 20)        ...
22:32, 09/21/2019

Experience: I rescued two dogs from a frozen lake The ice gave way beneath first one dog, then the other, plunging them inIt was a Saturday evening in March, just before sundown, when we heard the screaming. I was out walking with my wife, Melissa, and our golden retriever, Kira, beside a lake in Irvington, New York State, when the peace was broken...
15:00, 05/01/2019

Former Giants outfielder Ángel Pagán rescued at sea Former San Francisco Giants outfielder Ángel Pagán was one of three people rescued off the coast of Puerto Rico after their boat capsized Tuesday morning....
19:32, 05/30/2019

Rogue crawfish rescued by NYPD in Brooklyn Forget the bayou — this crawfish was born in Brooklyn. A rogue crawfish, possibly meant for a Louisiana-style boil, somehow turned up in Sunset Park, the NYPD’s 72nd Precinct tweeted Friday morning. “Great work by Sector D, who spotted and saved a CRAWFISH. This little fella could ...
04:32, 06/01/2019

Heartwarming moment elephant is rescued from 20-foot well Pictures have surfaced of rescuers coming to the aid of an elephant after it fell down a 20-foot well in an Indian jungle. The rescuers were able to use a crane to get the massive mammal out of the well and onto the back of the truck before being released into the wild, SWNS reports.......
04:48, 08/30/2019

Kansas Senator rescued while hiking in Arizona Kansas Sen. Jerry Moran's office says the 65-year-old has suffered an ankle injury while hiking on a mountain in Phoenix. (May 30)        ...
06:00, 05/31/2019

Experience: I rescued my husband from a volcano on our honeymoon I tried our phones. No signal. No one knew where we were – we’d only seen one hiker all dayThe start of our honeymoon was blissful: beaches, snorkelling and romantic restaurants on the island of Saint Kitts in the Caribbean. Clay and I met five years ago at university in Indiana, and married on 13 J...
22:48, 08/30/2019

| Four rescued, 8 still missing on avalanche-hit Indian peak Four British climbers have been rescued from an avalanche-hit Himalayan mountain range, Indian authorities said on Sunday, as a frantic search continued for eight other mountaineers still missing on its treacherous heights....
00:00, 06/03/2019

28 cats rescued from a mobile home on NW side TUCSON –  Dozens of cats living in deplorable conditions were rescued over the weekend. The call about the pets living in a hot mobile home that was filled with filth came in Thursday night.  But it wasn’t until days later the 28 cats were brought to the Pima Animal Care Center. The woman who called...
09:16, 07/30/2019

Hawaii woman rescued from forest told self not to give up WAILUKU, Hawaii (AP) — A Hawaii woman who was found alive in a forest on Maui island after going missing more than two weeks ago says she at times struggled not to give up. Amanda Eller tells the New York Times that despite these moments, she told herself “the only option I had was life or dea...
21:16, 05/26/2019

Tuvalu PM's brother rescued during fishing demonstration at summit The brother of Tuvalu Prime Minister Enele Sopoaga had to be dragged from the ocean early on Thursday and taken to hospital after getting into difficulty during a demonstration of traditional fishing at a Pacific leaders summit....
08:32, 08/15/2019

73-year-old man rescued after being stranded in Oregon desert for days An elderly man and his two pooches were stranded in the remote Oregon high desert for four days, and was only rescued by sheer luck — when a passing cyclist happened to find him, clinging to life, authorities said. Gregory Randolph, 73, had hiked about 14 miles with one of his dogs when his Je...
00:16, 07/27/2019

Arizona baby rescued from hot car as mom shopped at Target: reports Arizona police on Tuesday arrested a mother who had left her baby in a hot car while shopping in a Target with her other children, according to reports....
07:00, 08/15/2019

Hiker rescued amid recent high temperatures TUCSON – Pima County Sheriff’s Department is reminding the community to take caution when temperatures are elevated. The department said search and rescue crews rescued a hiker in northeast Tucson, near Tanque Verde Ranch Tuesday afternoon. A hiker was rescued on Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2019, near Tanque ...
22:00, 08/14/2019

Woman dies of rabies after bite from puppy she rescued An animal lover died after being bitten by a puppy she rescued that was infected with rabies, according to reports. Birgitte Kallestad passed away Monday — more than two months after taking in the dog she found roaming the streets of the Philippines, the family said in a statement reported by the Da...
17:00, 05/10/2019

Police rescued after six officers wounded in Philadelphia shootout A SWAT team rescued two police officers and three civilians trapped inside a Philadelphia house with an active gunman after a shootout in which six officers were wounded, police said on Wednesday....
08:32, 08/15/2019

70-year-old man rescued after falling off cliff in Mount Lemmon TUCSON – A 70-year-old man was rescued after he allegedly fell off a cliff on Mount Lemmon Tuesday. According to U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Border Patrol agents were training in the area when they heard the man calling for help. The man was immediately given medical aid and airlifted ...
02:48, 06/12/2019

American rescued from Burkina Faso with 3 others; 2 French commandos die An American woman and three other hostages were freed by French commandos in the African country of Burkina Faso overnight, but two of the rescuers died in the operation, French authorities announced Friday....
22:48, 05/10/2019

2 Human Traffickers Arrested In Assam, 3 Girls Rescued Two human traffickers, including a woman, were arrested from the Guwahati railway station and three minor girls rescued, as part of a special drive, officials said on Tuesday....
03:16, 05/22/2019

Seal pups rescued from China traffickers released into sea BEIJING — Animal rights groups on Saturday cheered the release of 37 spotted seal pups rescued from traffickers into the wild in northern China in a small victory for efforts to save the country’s endangered species. Humane Society International said the pups were discovered three months ago by poli...
00:32, 05/14/2019

Mexican journalist rescued hours after abduction by gunmen A kidnapped Mexican journalist has been rescued by security forces in the Gulf coast state of Veracruz hours after he was taken by armed men outside his home...
22:00, 06/13/2019

Two French tourists rescued from militants in Burkina Faso Two French tourists rescued from militants who held them hostage in the African nation of Burkina Faso thanked the soldiers who “lost their lives to free us from this hell.” “All our thoughts go out to the families of the soldiers and to the soldiers,” said Laurent Lassimouillas, one of ...
21:48, 05/11/2019

6-week-old kitten rescued from Cupertino storm drain CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) — Authorities in the San Francisco Bay Area have rescued a 6-week-old kitten from a storm drain. A woman walking in Cupertino heard meowing and looked down to see the tiny ball of fur at the bottom of the drain Tuesday morning. The Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office say...
06:16, 05/22/2019

CBP: Woman rescued after found unresponsive in remote desert TUCSON – A woman was rescued by Border Patrol in July after she was found unresponsive near the Baboquivari Mountains. According to U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Tucson Sector’s mobile response team received an emergency call from a woman from Guatemala in the Baboquivari Mountains...
02:48, 08/03/2019

700 people rescued from trapped train in India floods Rescuers in India on Saturday safely evacuated all 700 passengers from a train after it got stuck in monsoon floodwaters between two stations near Mumbai, the country's home minister said....
17:48, 07/27/2019

73-year-old, his dogs rescued after 4 days in remote Oregon PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A 73-year-old man who was stranded in the remote Oregon high desert for four days with his two dogs was rescued when a long-distance mountain biker discovered him near death on a dirt road, authorities said Thursday Gregory Randolph had hiked about 14 miles (22.5 kilometers) wi...
23:48, 07/28/2019

Watch: Hawk rescued after road injury in Pennsylvania Police, a local official and members of the public came to the rescue of a young hawk that apparently was injured by a car while feeding from a Pennsylvania road....
15:16, 07/18/2019

Blaque: How a forgotten R&B trio rescued their album from oblivion Blaque had the world at their feet but a double tragedy left them struggling to release their musicThere was a moment, around the turn of the millennium, where everything went Blaque. Discovered by Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes, the teen three-piece perfected the slinky stutters of that era’s R&B pop, with ...
21:16, 06/14/2019

Pilot rescued by kayaker after plane crashes into river JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Fire rescue officials say a kayaker pulled a pilot to shore after the pilot’s small plane crashed into a north Florida river. The Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department says the single-propeller, amphibious airplane crashed into the St. Johns River in Jacksonville on...
22:16, 05/05/2019

Tucson cat rescued after getting severely tangled in barbed wire TUCSON – A Tucson cat is on the road to recovery after he got severely tangled in barbed wire Monday. According to Pima Animal Care Center, a feline was found stuck in thick barbed wire on Monday. PACC said the cat’s tail was completely tangled in the wiring. After assistance from Tucson...
01:16, 05/21/2019

Amazon renews rescued sci-fi series 'The Expanse' for fifth season Amazon clearly has a lot of confidence in its revival of The Expanse -- the internet giant has renewed the gritty sci-fi show for a fifth season months before season four's December 13th premiere. That's not completely surprising when the Prime Video......
09:16, 07/28/2019

Badly injured dog rescued after being buried alive in Hawaii A helpless dog with disturbing injuries was rescued after being buried alive in a beach by her owner who was armed with a machete. Animal rescuers in Hawaii were called last week after the bald, sunburned dog covered in sores was entombed in the sand on West Oahu beach. “Someone had just burie...
16:16, 07/15/2019

WWII plane rescued from boneyard to join D-Day anniversary BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A World War II aircraft that took part in the D-Day invasion in 1944 is returning to Europe for the 75th anniversary of the battle. Found in Wisconsin and restored, the C-47 named That’s All, Brother will drop paratrooper re-enactors over the French coast in June. Air F...
09:00, 05/21/2019

Rescued chimp’s new sanctuary pals can’t stop hugging him Home is where the hugs are. The Liberia Chimpanzee Rescue & Protection had received a tip that a baby chimp was being kept illegally outside a national park in Liberia. But little Leo, as rescuers called him, wasn’t easy to find. “We first received a report he was at a bar, but he was no......
19:00, 05/23/2019

Marine kidnapped as a newborn meets FBI agent who rescued him A Marine kidnapped as a newborn 22 years ago this month has finally met the FBI agent who found him. Troy Sowers was on the job two months when he rescued Marine Corporal Stewart Rembert from a dumpster in Tacoma, Wash., on Aug. 23, 1997. The reunion took place Friday in Knoxville, Tenn., at Sower’s...
16:34, 08/12/2019

Woman injured while hiking trail on A-Mountain rescued TUCSON – A woman hiking a trail on A Mountain was rescued Tuesday evening after she reportedly injured her ankle and was bitten by a snake. According to Tucson Fire Department, two hikers were walking the bottom of Sentinel Peak Saturday when one of the individuals rolled her ankle. Officials ...
02:00, 05/16/2019

2 Pregnant Women Rescued In Chopper From Flood-Hit Uttarakhand After incidents of cloudbursts, the Uttarakhand government sent teams of Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP), National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) and State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) to carry......
03:16, 08/24/2019

US Coast Guard rescued dozens of whale watchers The U.S. Coast Guard says dozens of passengers have been rescued from a Canadian whale-watching boat from British Columbia off the coast of Washington state. The boat's captain had grounded it after it started taking on water. (May 10)        ...
10:32, 05/10/2019

Pooch rescued after falling into East River in Brooklyn Cops rescued a little pooch after it fell into the choppy waters of the East River on Friday morning in Brooklyn, police said. The white Maltese pup — named Holly — got loose from her owner and fell into the water shortly after 9:45 a.m. near the Greenpoint Pier in the area of Java Street......
04:00, 05/25/2019

'The show needed to come back': how Drake rescued the druglords of Top Boy It was ‘Britain’s answer to The Wire’. But the gang drama was dead – until the rapper stepped in and pitched it to Netflix. Its stars and writer talk grime, gentrification and Boris Johnson’s Britain‘I told them I was on my way out to meet some singer called Drake,” says writer Ronan Bennett, recall...
03:32, 08/14/2019

Yoga teacher rescued after two weeks alone in Hawaiian forest Rescue crews found the yoga instructor who went missing for two weeks in a Hawaiian forest — and revealed she lived on plants and water to survive. Amanda Eller, 35, was found late Friday, 16 days after she went missing during a hike on the Makawao Forest Reserve trail in Maui. Her car was found......
00:32, 05/26/2019

Australian hiker rescued after crawling with broken leg for two days An experienced Australian hiker carried his broken leg as he crawled for two agonizing days to find help after falling down a waterfall during a solo mountain hike....
15:01, 09/18/2019

Injured hawk rescued by cops on Brooklyn sidewalk An injured hawk was rescued by cops Wednesday after the bird ventured onto a Brooklyn sidewalk, police said. A group of passersby initially surrounded the ailing bird — whose foot and leg appeared to be injured — in front of 50 Court Street in Brooklyn Heights. When cops arrived just aft...
09:16, 06/13/2019

Turkey: 9 missing, 31 rescued after migrant boat sinks ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey’s coast guard says it has rescued 31 migrants after their boat sank off the Turkish coast and is searching for an estimated nine others who are unaccounted-for. The coast guard said the boat went down in the Aegean Sea off the coast of Bodrum early on Monday. The r...
10:48, 06/17/2019

2 Canadian women rescued from kidnappers in Ghana, officials say The two women were rescued early Wednesday in the south-central Ashanti region, Ghanaian government officials said. They did not provide any additional details....
14:32, 06/12/2019

Lost, starving polar bear rescued by Siberian zoo Spotted more than 400 kilometers (250 miles) from its traditional territory, the emaciated bear is being treated at a local zoo. Hunting and climate change are being blamed for it turning up in a Siberian city....
21:00, 06/21/2019

Rare albino fawn rescued by trucker in California LOOMIS, Calif. — A rare, all-white fawn has been found and rescued in Northern California by a truck driver who delivered the animal to a rescue center. The Sacramento Bee reported Sunday that the small albino deer with a pink nose and large pinkish ears was discovered sitting in the middle of a roa...
23:00, 06/03/2019

Woman Rescued After Mountaintop Slide Collapses Home WBON-TV POWELL COUNTY, Ky. (WBON-TV/LEX 18)– An elderly woman has been found alive after her home collapsed Monday morning.  According to WBON-TV, a mountaintop reportedly slid and collapsed onto her Northbend Road home. The woman was found alive, and after hours of digging by hand, she is...
16:48, 06/17/2019

Mark Ronson: 'I got lost and was rescued by a drunk farmer' The musician, producer and DJ freaked out at his first Glastonbury. Now, he’s been tuning in to the festival’s chill vibe … and telling Miley Cyrus to get an early nightResplendent in (among other excellent outfits) a George Michael T-shirt, at this year’s festival Mark Ronson DJ’d on Friday night, ...
16:48, 07/01/2019

74-year-old injured hiker rescued from Phoenix mountain LIVE: Phoenix firefighters hold a press conference after 74-year-old injured hiker spun out of control during a rescue. http://bit.ly/2KsEPp2 Posted by News 4 Tucson – KVOA on Tuesday, June 4, 2019 PHOENIX (AP) — Authorities say a 74-year-old woman had to be rescued by helicopter after gettin...
04:16, 06/05/2019

Half of the 147 Tigers Rescued From a Thai Temple Have Died BANGKOK (AP) — More than half the tigers rescued three years ago from a Buddhist temple in Thailand where they served as a popular tourist attraction have died of disease, wildlife officials said Monday. The tigers were vulnerable to illness because of inbreeding, leading to laryngeal paralysi...
00:00, 09/18/2019

Injured baby burro rescued in Southern California RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a baby burro found injured and alone on a Southern California road will recover. The Riverside County Department of Animal Services says the tiny creature was only one or two days old when a resident spotted it Wednesday on a road near his home south of San B...
21:32, 05/02/2019

Wladimir Klitschko rescued at sea after yacht fire off Spain LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Former heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko says his boat trip off Spain with family and friends was cut short after a fire broke out on board. The 43-year-old Ukrainian said in a tweet Tuesday the group was evacuated from the motor yacht in the Mediterranean Sea on Sunday...
12:48, 06/25/2019

All four trapped sailors rescued from capsized cargo ship All four of the sailors who were trapped in an overturned cargo ship off the coast of Georgia have been rescued, with the final man being pulled to safety more than a day after the massive ship turned over, authorities said Monday. The US Coast Guard announced the final rescue in a tweet Monday even...
07:00, 09/10/2019

Man trapped to neck in wet soybeans rescued from grain silo An Ohio man on Thursday was trapped up to his chin in a silo filled with wet soybeans for nearly three hours before being rescued by authorities. The man became trapped in a nearly 3/4 full grain bin at around 4 p.m., said Ross Township Fire Department Chief Steve Miller, local outlet WLWT5 reported...
05:00, 05/31/2019

Wladimir Klitschko rescued in yacht fire: ‘Careful what you wish for’ Wladimir Klitschko is happy to resume his quiet retirement. The 43-year-old, former world heavyweight champion boxer was evacuated — along with family and friends — from a yacht off the coast of Spain this past weekend, after the ship caught fire. Klitschko tweeted video of firefighters aboard the d...
20:32, 06/25/2019

1 dead, 3 rescued after vehicle swept away in Kentucky rains TAYLORSVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Authorities say a man died after a family’s vehicle was swept away as they tried to cross a flooded bridge in Kentucky after heavy rains moved through the area. Spencer County Sheriff Scott Herndon told news outlets that emergency crews were called to the water rescue ...
16:48, 06/17/2019

Climbers rescued from Mount Rainier summit after three-day ordeal Four climbers — including two from New York — were rescued near the summit of Washington’s Mount Rainier after being stranded for three days on the 14,410-foot peak, officials said. The men – Vasily Aushev and Constantine Toporov, both of New York, as well as Ruslan Khasbulatov, of Jerse...
00:32, 06/08/2019

Month-old ringtail cubs rescued at observatory in Amado TUCSON – A pair of baby ringtails were rescued by Fred Lawrence Whipple Observatory staff members after they were found abandoned in a deep-wall shaft in Amado. According to the observatory, the month-old cubs required rescuing after their mother did not come back to tend to the babies. The gr...
22:16, 06/28/2019

Baby sea lion rescued from busy California highway A baby sea lion wandered onto a busy highway in San Francisco Tuesday, stopping vehicles and alarming motorists before officials whisked it away. Highway patrol succeeded in getting the animal into a patrol car. (May 1)        ...
04:48, 05/02/2019

ATV driver rescued after being lost in remote desert area TUCSON – A woman was rescued after she got lost in a remote desert area southeast of Tucson during an ATV ride Wednesday afternoon. According to Pima County Sheriff’s Department, a 38-year-old woman called 911 at around 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, reporting that she got lost in the desert after...
22:16, 06/28/2019

Hiker rescued from Mount Washington may be on hook for bill An 80-year-old hiker rescued last week from New Hampshire's Mount Washington in frigid temperatures may be on the hook for emergency services, officials said Tuesday....
07:48, 06/19/2019

Hyderabad Man Rescued From Saudi Arabia, Thanks Sushma Swaraj Hafez Mohammed Bahauddin, a Hyderabad resident thanked External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj and Indian Embassy officials for rescuing and sending him back to India from Saudi Arabia on......
23:16, 05/03/2019

52 dogs rescued from alleged hoarder in New Jersey, officials say Authorities in New Jersey recovered dozens of dogs from a Trenton home – many malnourished and at least one in critical condition—and said a suspect has been arrested for animal cruelty....
08:48, 06/27/2019

Look: Squirrel rescued from under hood of Virginia State Police car A Virginia State Police sergeant who heard unusual noises coming from under the hood of her car made an unusual discovery -- a squirrel trapped in the vehicle....
01:48, 09/21/2019

Two men rescued by Border Patrol in Tucson mountain range TUCSON – A man was airlifted and rescued by Border Patrol after he was found unconscious with a group of undocumented immigrants in a desert mountain range west of Tucson late Tuesday night. According to U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Border Patrol agents located a group of 18 people afte...
22:16, 06/07/2019

Climbers rescued from Mount Rainier released from hospital SEATTLE (AP) — The climbers who were stranded for days near the top of Mount Rainier in Washington state have been released from a Seattle hospital. Harborview Medical Center spokeswoman Susan Gregg says all four men were released Thursday night after being treated for injuries including frostbite a...
23:00, 06/07/2019

Baby Cooper’s hawk returns home after rescued by TWC TUCSON – A Cooper’s hawkling has returned home to his family after the baby bird was found alone on the ground, Tucson Wildlife Center announced Tuesday afternoon. TWC said shortly after the nestling was found, he was taken to Tucson Wildlife Center to be medically evaluated for potentia...
08:00, 08/14/2019

Ex-Met Angel Pagan rescued after boat capsizes in Puerto Rico Former Mets outfielder Angel Pagan survived a scare when a boat he was on off the coast of Puerto Rico was flipped over by a 15-foot wave. Pagan, former Mets minor leaguer Orlando Roman and a 16-year-old minor were on board when the vessel capsized on Cibuco Beach on Vega Alta, Puerto Rico, accordin...
22:16, 05/29/2019

All 4 Crew Members Trapped on Overturned Cargo Ship Are Rescued The Golden Ray, a 656-foot vehicle carrier, overturned early Sunday. The Coast Guard was engaged in several hours of intense rescue efforts on Monday....
06:32, 09/10/2019

Hyderabad Woman Rescued From Oman After 5 Months, Thanks Sushma Swaraj A woman from Hyderabad who was trafficked to Oman on the pretext of a job was rescued after five months. Kulsum Banu thanked External Affairs Ministers Sushma Swaraj for her help in the matter....
04:48, 05/16/2019

Hundreds rescued from train stuck in monsoon floodwaters in India Rescuers in India evacuated 700 passengers from a train after it got stuck in monsoon floodwaters between two stations near Mumbai, the country's home minister said....
02:16, 07/28/2019

Injured Italian Climber Rescued After 48 hours On Pakistan Peak Pakistani military helicopters have rescued an Italian climber 48 hours after he suffered serious injuries in a fall in the northern Karakoram mountains, officials said on Monday....
18:32, 07/22/2019

Wladimir Klitschko rescued from burning boat by Spanish coastguard • Chartered boat caught fire between Ibiza and Mallorca• Former boxer, family and friends in early morning rescueThe former world heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko was rescued by the Spanish coastguard after the chartered boat he was on caught fire on Monday morning.Klitschko, who ended his pr...
17:48, 06/25/2019

Window washers rescued after their out-of-control lift slammed into building Emergency crews rescued two window washers Wednesday who were trapped in a material lift basket that was spinning out of control and slamming into the side of Oklahoma City's tallest building....
23:00, 05/15/2019

Tanker crew were detained by Iran after first being rescued by another vessel: US officials U.S. officials have told Fox News that the crew of one of the two stricken oil tankers damaged outside the Persian Gulf were detained by the Iranians Thursday after first being rescued by another merchant vessel....
18:00, 06/14/2019

Kitten rescued from George Washington Bridge by good Samaritan A tiny kitten found dodging traffic on the George Washington Bridge was rescued by a good Samaritan on Monday, authorities said. Port Authority Police officers were dispatched in the afternoon when the cat was captured near the crossing’s lower level toll plaza. Shortly after, the interstate agency ...
06:32, 08/14/2019

Four trapped crewmen rescued from overturned ship off Georgia coast US Coast Guard pulled three South Korean crew members from the propeller room and a fourth from a separate deckUS Coast Guard rescuers pulled four trapped crew members from a capsized cargo ship on Monday, finding them alive more than a day after the vessel overturned while leaving a port on the Geo...
05:00, 09/10/2019

Big cats and exotic birds: Colombia's rescued animals – in pictures Most of the animals at the Santa Cruz Foundation in San Antonio, Colombia, have been rescued from traffickers and circuses. The multimillion-dollar illegal wildlife trade is the fourth-largest in the country after drugs, guns and human trafficking Continue reading......
02:16, 08/06/2019

Woman rescued after injuring leg during hike at Tanque Verde Falls TUCSON – Emergency crews rescued a woman Friday afternoon after she was injured while hiking a trail in Tanque Verde Falls. According to Rural Metro Fire Department, the woman possibly fractured her leg after she fell during the hike. Officials say crews with Rural Metro, Pima County Sheriff&#...
03:48, 06/01/2019

20 dogs found dead in freezer, nearly 200 rescued from NJ hoarding situation NEW JERSEY (WNBC) – Nearly 200 dogs were rescued from a nightmare hoarding situation in New Jersey on Tuesday — some pregnant, many sick and most having had only limited human contact. Law enforcement sources said the dogs were rescued from the home of a prominent breeder, whose dogs have won ...
08:00, 06/15/2019

2 Mountaineers Killed, 3 Rescued From Himachal's Kinnaur Kailash Mountain District Police and Quick Response Team have rescued three trekkers and recovered two dead bodies from the Kinnaur Kailash mountain in Himachal Pradesh. Officials said the extreme temperature of the......
14:48, 06/27/2019

2 Indians Rescued From Sinking Iranian Cargo Ship Near Azerbaijan The two Indians on board an Iranian cargo vessel "Shabahang," which sank near the Lankaran port in Baku on Friday, were rescued along with seven of their Iranian crew members, according to the Deputy......
07:48, 07/27/2019

73-year-old hiker missing for a week in California forest is rescued _____ A 73-year-old hiker reported missing one week ago was found alive, rescued by helicopter and taken to a hospital Saturday, officials with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said. Eugene Jo became separated from a group hike in the mountains above La Cañada Flintridge and June 22...
19:00, 06/30/2019

The lost Louvre of Uzbekistan: the museum that rescued banned masterpieces This crumbling museum in a bleak town by a dried-out sea has one of the world’s greatest collections of avant-garde art, rescued from Stalin’s clutches. But without urgently needed help, it will dieI am sitting at a huge table at the Ministry of Culture in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, as officials explain ...
16:32, 05/21/2019

People rescued from migrant boat kept at Libyan centre hit by airstrike UNHCR says Tajoura detention building is near frontline of fighting between rival factionsThe survivors of a migrant boat sinking in the Mediterranean in which up to 150 people are feared to have died have been transferred to a detention centre near Tripoli that was hit by an airstrike this month, t...
17:48, 07/26/2019

Half of tigers rescued from Thai temple have died, officials say Inbreeding blamed as only 61 of 147 big cats survive after removal from tourist attractionMore than half of the 147 tigers confiscated from a Thai temple have died, park officials have said, blaming genetic problems linked to inbreeding at the once money-spinning tourist attraction.For years, the Wa...
17:48, 09/16/2019

Digger Deeper: 28 cats rescued from a mobile home on NW side TUCSON –  Dozens of cats living in deplorable conditions were rescued over the weekend. The call about the pets living in a hot mobile home that was filled with filth came in Thursday night.  But it wasn’t until days later the 28 cats were brought to the Pima Animal Care Center. The woman who called...
03:48, 07/31/2019

Puppy who disappeared after owner crashed car is rescued in mountains 13 days later Bella, an adopted mixed yellow lab, was on a cross-country trip from Alabama to Southern California with her owner, Michael Crocker, when he drove off Route 66 in Flagstaff, Ariz., on May 14....
02:48, 06/27/2019

Nearly 200 dogs rescued from filthy home of Westminster-winning breeder Nearly 200 dogs were rescued from a squalid New Jersey home belonging to a Westminster Kennel Club prize-winning breeder, according to officials and a report. Animal rescue was called to a home Tuesday in Kingwood Townshop where 18 pooches were found dead and 170 seized in what officials are calling...
02:00, 06/13/2019

McLaren Driver Rescued By Helicopter After Car Flies Off Mulholland Drive Authorities in Los Angeles got a call for “headlights tumbling down a cliff” on Mulholland Drive, one of the area’s well-known driving roads, on Sunday night and used a helicopter searchlight to find a battered McLaren that had gone off the edge of the road....
08:16, 09/17/2019

Newborn rescued from 100-degree heat after left in California dumpster STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say good Samaritans have rescued a newborn baby from inside a Northern California dumpster in scorching heat. Authorities say the baby boy was found wrapped in a plastic bag shortly before noon Tuesday in the city of Stockton, south of Sacramento. An apartment re...
01:00, 06/13/2019

Two trapped crewmen rescued from overturned ship off Georgia coast US Coast Guard rescuers have extracted two men from a capsized cargo ship and are working on getting out a third crew memberThe US Coast Guard said it has rescued two of four trapped crew members from an overturned cargo ship off the coast of Georgia.Lt Lloyd Heflin told the Associated Press in a te...
21:48, 09/09/2019

‘Attack squirrel’ hopped up on meth rescued during drug bust Rocky’s got nothing on this flying squirrel. An “attack squirrel” in a cage was hopped up on methamphetamine so it would stay aggressive, authorities said. Limestone County Sheriff’s Deputies rescued the bushy-tailed critter during a drug bust Monday, and also seized meth, dr...
01:00, 06/19/2019

54 women and children rescued from Boko Haram, Nigerian military says The Nigerian Army has rescued 54 Nigerian civilians – 29 women and 25 children – from the clutches of the terrorist group, Boko Haram, the country’s military announced Monday....
19:00, 05/14/2019

Coast Guard has rescued 295 people from Bahamas since Dorian struck The US Coast Guard has rescued 295 people in the Bahamas since Hurricane Dorian started pounding the islands. Seven Jayhawk helicopters and five MH-65 dolphin helicopters are on continued search and rescue missions on the devastated islands of Grand Bahama and Abaco, the US Embassy in Nassau tweeted...
22:32, 09/07/2019

37 spotted seal pups rescued from China traffickers released BEIJING (AP) — Animal rights groups have cheered the release of 37 spotted seal pups rescued from traffickers into the wild in northern China. Humane Society International says the pups were discovered three months ago by police in a shed on a remote farm in the northern city of Dalian, many of them...
10:16, 05/11/2019

Maltreated lions rescued from Albanian zoo head to Dutch sanctuary Zhaku, Lenci and Bobby, three lions whose miserable plight in a private Albanian zoo stirred uproar and led the Albanian government to order their rescue, began their journey to a Dutch big cat center on Tuesday, from where they will hopefully be returned to the wild....
17:00, 05/07/2019

Hiker rescued after sustaining leg injury at Tanque Verde Falls TUCSON – A hiker was rescued after the individual reportedly was injured while hiking at Tanque Verde Falls Monday morning. According to Rural Metro Fire Department, the hiker reportedly fell while on the trail, resulting in a leg injury. The individual was escorted out of the trail and transp...
07:32, 09/03/2019

| WATCH: US Coast Guard rescued dozens of whale watchers The US Coast Guard says dozens of passengers have been rescued from a Canadian whale-watching boat from British Columbia off the coast of Washington state....
12:16, 05/11/2019

Dugong rescued in Thailand dies after ingesting plastic waste An eight-month-old dugong nurtured by marine experts after it was found near a beach in Thailand has died after ingesting plastic waste, experts say....
12:32, 08/17/2019

Rescued Thai baby dugong killed by ocean plastic An orphaned baby dugong rescued in Thailand earlier this year died on Saturday due to pieces of plastic clogging her digestive system, authorities said....
00:16, 08/18/2019

Nearly 600 pit bulls and roosters rescued in animal-fighting probe in Indiana _____ Nearly 600 pit bulls and roosters were removed from two properties in Indiana after authorities received a tip that the animals were allegedly being trained for fighting. Investigators seized one pit bull Thursday morning at the Morgan County home of Martin Anderson, the Indianapolis Star repo...
21:32, 05/25/2019

Rescued refugees land in Sicily as another ship defies Salvini Charity vessel carrying 41 docks in Lampedusa after two days stranded at seaForty-one refugees and migrants disembarked overnight at the port of Lampedusa after a charity vessel that rescued them off Libya defied an attempt by Italy’s far-right interior minister, Matteo Salvini, to close ports to NG...
15:16, 07/07/2019

Girl in wheelchair rescued by stilt dancer after plunging into ocean A wheelchair-bound girl rolled off a pier in the US Virgin islands and into the ocean — prompting two men to jump in after her, with the heroic rescue caught on video. The girl, a passenger on the Carnival Fascination cruise ship, was with her family during a stopover on St. Thomas last week when......
01:16, 08/19/2019

Hurricane Dorian: 135 rescued in Bahamas, relief supplies arriving Officials said airplanes and helicopters have rescued more than 100 people from the storm-ravaged Bahamas, and rescuers searched Thursday for more victims of Hurricane Dorian....
22:32, 09/05/2019

How Social-Media Meme-Makers Rescued ‘Game of Thrones’ From Itself A viral clip mashing up Arya’s horse and the song “Old Town Road” brought a breath of democratic vitality to an exhausted and stumbling series in its final days....
23:48, 06/06/2019

20 people missing from migrant boat rescued off Spanish coast Spanish rescue services are searching for at least 20 people missing from a migrant boat found adrift in the Mediterranean after a passenger ferry rescued 27 people still aboard on Wednesday....
23:00, 06/19/2019

Hurricane Dorian: More than 130 rescued in Bahamas amid 'generational devastation' Officials said airplanes and helicopters have rescued more than 100 people so far from the storm-ravaged Bahamas, and rescuers searched Thursday for more victims of Hurricane Dorian....
20:32, 09/05/2019

Watch dramatic moment as fishermen are rescued from high waters The Indian Air Force defied the odds with this astounding rescue. Teams jumped to action after fishermen became stranded.        ...
16:48, 08/20/2019

Unification Ministry: 2 rescued North Korean fishermen say they want to defect Two of the four North Korean fishermen rescued from the East Sea last week expressed a desire to defect to South Korea, while the two others were sent back to the North according to their wishes, the unification ministry...
13:48, 06/18/2019

Assam Man, Rescued During Floods, Happy "Most Precious" NRC Paper Is Safe In flood-ravaged rural Assam thousands who are displaced are as worried for their lives and that of their families as they are for their citizenship papers....
09:16, 07/16/2019

Michigan man impaled by tree stump rescued after 14-hour wait A man impaled by a tree stump at Michigan State University was stranded for 14 hours before being rescued by a group of runners, according to a report. The unidentified victim somehow fell from a tree near a campus running trail at about 6 p.m. Friday, landing on a 2-inch wide stump, according to th...
09:48, 07/17/2019

Big fluffy bunny named Thumper rescued by Queens cops It was a hare-raising rescue. A big, fluffy bunny was spotted on the loose in Queens early Friday — so cops hopped into action and saved the cottontail. “Hey everybody, we found a horse….correction — a HUGE bunny!” the 103rd Precinct in Jamaica tweeted Friday. “This fuzzy guy was found hopping...
03:16, 06/22/2019

Interpol: 9 arrested, 50 children rescued in pedophile ring bust Interpol said 50 children had been rescued and nine people had been arrested in Thailand, Australia and the United States following a two-year international investigation into a "dark web" pedophile ring....
11:32, 05/24/2019

Honduran fishing boat sinks; 27 dead, 9 missing, 55 rescued The Honduran military says a fishing vessel sank during bad weather in the Caribbean off the country’s northern coast, and at least 27 fishermen are known dead...
04:32, 07/04/2019

Oklahoma woman, 90, reunites with teens who rescued her from burning home Four Oklahoma teenage boys rescued their 90-year-old neighbor whom they had never met before from her burning home last month, saving the woman who was disoriented and unable to get out alone from a fiery demise....
12:00, 06/06/2019

74-year-old hiker gets a terrifying wild ride while being rescued in Arizona A routine helicopter rescue turned into a horrifying experience when the basket carrying a 74-year-old woman began violently spinning out of control.        ...
01:00, 06/06/2019

Vegan activist who ‘rescued’ 16 rabbits killed nearly 100 in the process: report A vegan activist in Spain who claimed to have been attacked by an angry mob last week — after she “rescued” 16 rabbits from their farm — wound up causing the deaths of nearly 100 baby bunnies in the process, a report says. The activist, who goes by the name “Mythical Mia” on ...
10:32, 09/09/2019

Rescued California camper said she fled knife-wielding attacker A California Camper is found four days after she went missing in the remote White Mountains near the Nevada border. Veuer’s Chandra Lanier has the story.        ...
22:16, 07/17/2019

Los Angeles toddler rescued after parents’ murder-suicide: cops A 2-year-old girl was found unharmed in her Los Angeles home after her parents died in an apparent murder-suicide, police said. The toddler was inside the Sun Valley home Monday when her father, Perry Forman, 63, fatally shot his wife before turning the gun on himself, according to the Los Angeles D...
01:48, 08/23/2019

50 Children Have Been Rescued After Officials Busted a Multinational Paedophile Ring Nine people were arrested in Thailand, Australia and the U.S. and 50 children were rescued following an Interpol investigation into an international paedophile ring. The investigation, which began two years ago and is called Operation Blackwrist, targeted a “dark web” site that had more ...
09:16, 05/24/2019

Two Canadian women abducted in Ghana rescued by security forces Eight people arrested in connection with kidnapping of Lauren Tilley and Bailey Chitty, authorities saySecurity forces have rescued two Canadian women who were abducted in Ghana earlier this month and arrested eight people in connection with their kidnapping, authorities said on Wednesday.The pair w...
22:32, 06/12/2019

Pope Francis gets stuck in a Vatican elevator, rescued by firefighters “Thank God the firefighters intervened,” Pope Francis said, referring to tiny Vatican City State’s own fire department.        ...
08:16, 09/02/2019

6 US Cops Injured In Shooting, 2 Trapped In House With Gunman Rescued Six police officers were wounded in a shooting in the US city of Philadelphia on Wednesday after reportedly responding to drug activity, a department spokesman said....
20:32, 08/15/2019

A hiker texted his mom saying he was lost and needed help. A week later, he's been rescued Searchers have found Joshua McClatchy — 38, of Fort Worth, Texas. He went missing last weekend while hiking alone in a remote area of Arkansas.        ...
21:32, 06/08/2019

Tropical Storm Imelda: more than 1,000 rescued as floodwaters swamp Texas Governor Greg Abbott has declared 13 counties disaster areas after ‘life-threatening amounts of rainfall’ douses stateCrews have rescued more than 1,000 people in the Houston area because of rising waters caused by the remnants of Tropical Depression Imelda.Texas governor Greg Abbott has declared 13...
23:18, 09/19/2019

Injured snowboarder, climbing partner rescued after four-day ordeal on Denali Strong winds and poor visibility left an injured snowboarder and his climbing partner stranded for several days on the highest peak in North America after a storm prevented rescue teams from reaching the pair, officials said....
12:48, 05/14/2019

Six quail chicks rescued after falling into Sierra Vista drainage wash SIERRA VISTA, Ariz. – Six baby quail were rescued by Sierra Vista first responders after they fell in a drainage wash in city limits Friday. According to Sierra Vista Police Department, a SVPD animal control officer, a police officer, an animal control volunteer and a few residents contributed...
01:32, 06/29/2019

Police honor pizza delivery man who rescued girls from alleged abuse LEXINGTON, Ky. — Kentucky police have honored a pizza delivery driver they say rescued two girls who were being abused by their father. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports Mark Buede was honored Tuesday by the Lexington Police Department. Police say Buede was delivering a pizza to an area motel last...
15:00, 06/19/2019

3 Hostages Rescued From Burkina Faso "Hell", 2 French Soldiers Killed Three hostages freed by French commandos from terrorists in Burkina Faso arrived in Paris on Saturday, expressing sorrow at the death of two French soldiers in the rescue operation....
05:48, 05/12/2019

Child in Indiana rescued, taken to hospital after fall into sewer drain: reports Emergency responders rescued a 3-year-old child from a sewer drain Thursday night in Evansville, Ind., and have transported the child to a hospital, according to reports....
12:16, 07/05/2019

Scores of tigers rescued from infamous Thai temple have died: media More than half of the tigers that Thai authorities confiscated in 2016 from an infamous Tiger Temple tourist attraction have died from a viral disease because their immune systems were weakened by inbreeding, media reported....
12:32, 09/15/2019

Dog owner searches for hero who rescued her Crufts star bulldog from under a train A bulldog called Lucky who stars at Crufts was saved after falling under a train... and now his owner has launched a search for the off-duty soldier who rescued him....
21:48, 06/27/2019

‘Disturbed’ man jumps into Prospect Park Lake, rescued by NYPD divers Multiple 911 callers told police that the man jumped into the lake near Prospect Park West around 11:20 a.m. and started behaving erratically, then refused to get out of the water, cops said....
01:16, 08/02/2019

Ferries capsize in Philippine waters; 25 dead, 55 rescued, 6 missing, officials say At least 25 people were dead and six others were missing off the coast of the Philippines on Sunday after three ferry boats capsized as they hit strong winds and waves the day before, officials said....
01:16, 08/05/2019

Boxing legend Wladimir Klitschko rescued from sea after yacht catches fire Boxing legend Wladimir Klitschko said Tuesday his boat trip off Spain with family and friends abruptly ended after a fire broke out on board over the weekend....
09:00, 06/26/2019

Two Shell oil workers rescued after Nigeria Delta region kidnapping: police Two Royal Dutch Shell oil workers who were kidnapped in Nigeria's southern Niger Delta region last week have been rescued, a police spokesman and Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC) said on Tuesday....
02:00, 05/01/2019

Thai 'Tiger Temple' blames government for deaths of rescued tigers Thailand's much-criticized Tiger Temple tourist attraction on Monday blamed the government for the deaths of scores of its tigers seized by authorities in 2016, denying official accounts that the big cats died from inbreeding and disease....
21:02, 09/16/2019

Tragedy of Mediterranean deaths continues, as seven drown, 57 rescued: UN Migration agency A rescue operation on the Mediterranean concluded on Tuesday with confirmation that seven people drowned and 57 were rescued, following a shipwreck off the Greek island of Lesvos, the UN Migration agency, IOM, said....
21:48, 06/11/2019

Australian bushwalker rescued after crawling for two days with leg 'clean snapped in half' Neil Parker said he had to ‘carry his leg’ after breaking it in a six-metre fall down a waterfall at Mount Nebo, north-west of Brisbane in QueenslandA Queensland bushwalker has said he had to “carry his leg” as he crawled for two days to safety after it “clean snapped in half” in a six-metre fall do...
14:01, 09/18/2019

Spanish NGO boat seeks safe port for 124 people rescued in Mediterranean A Spanish charity rescue boat sought safe port on Friday after Italy rejected its request to disembark 124 people saved from two migrant rafts in the Mediterranean, the organization said....
19:48, 08/02/2019

74-year-old woman rescued by helicopter in Phoenix spins wildly out of control A 74-year-old woman who was rescued off Piestewa Peak in Phoenix was in a basket attached to a helicopter when it began spinning out of control.        ...
15:16, 06/05/2019

Boxing legend Wladimir Klitschko, family rescued at sea after yacht fire Former heavyweight boxing champion Wladimir Klitschko and his family and friends were rescued after a yacht they were on caught fire.       ...
20:48, 06/25/2019

Scores Of Tigers Rescued From Infamous Thai Temple Have Died: Report More than half of the tigers that Thai authorities confiscated in 2016 from an infamous Tiger Temple tourist attraction have died from a viral disease because their immune systems were weakened by......
17:16, 09/15/2019

Pennsylvania man rescued from garbage truck after falling asleep in dumpster, officials say A man in Pennsylvania was living a nightmare early Monday after he fell asleep in a dumpster and woke up screaming inside a garbage truck, officials said....
02:48, 09/11/2019

Four Indian Women Locked, Forced To Work As Bar Dancers In Dubai, Rescued Four Indian women who were tricked into working as bar dancers flew back to home on Friday after being rescued by Dubai Police following a tip-off from the Indian consulate....
20:32, 06/29/2019

Video of pilot whales rescued on U.S. East Coast viewed around the world Dozens of beachgoers and lifeguards battled to help a pod of pilot whales back into deeper waters after coming too close to the shore of the U.S. state of Georgia earlier this week, although authorities said that three of the animals had died....
12:16, 07/18/2019

Dozens rescued from Oklahoma floods as storms swamp central U.S.: officials Dozens of people were rescued from rising waters and felled trees that smashed homes and blocked roadways in Oklahoma, as severe storms generating tornadoes and heavy rain roared through central United States on Tuesday....
19:00, 05/21/2019

'My mother-in-law called me Walter White': how magic mushrooms rescued me from grief After our daughter’s death I was overwhelmed by pain and anxiety. Microdosing home-grown mushrooms helped me copeIt was spring when my wife’s waters broke, three months early. We rushed to hospital, terrified. If our daughter arrived now, she might not survive. If she did, she would probably be plag...
14:00, 07/13/2019

A group of jet skiers in the Bahamas rescued 100 people stranded by Hurricane Dorian AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa People in the Bahamas turned to the use of jet skis to help rescue others who were stranded in high waters after the devastation wrought on the island nation by Hurricane Dorian. On Tuesday, a group of around a dozen jet skiers were able to rescue 100 people from rising floo...
04:48, 09/08/2019

A Michigan man fell from a tree and was impaled by a stump. A group of runners rescued him A 37-year-old man was found impaled on a stump around 8 a.m. Saturday after he fell from a tree about 6 p.m. Friday, MSU police said.        ...
12:48, 07/17/2019

2 Oil Tankers "Attacked" In Gulf of Oman, Crew Jumped Into Water, Rescued Suspected attacks left two tankers in flames in the waters of the Gulf of Oman Thursday, sending world oil prices soaring as Iran helped rescue stricken crew members....
15:48, 06/13/2019

$840,000 Bitcoin ransom plot foiled, kidnapped crypto traders rescued Police in India have rescued three people, including two cryptocurrency traders, that were held to ransom for two weeks to the sum of 80 Bitcoin ($840,000). At 2.30am on Sunday, a man with a pistol was spotted outside Shankara Residency in Bhankrota. The man was apprehended and told authorities abou...
18:00, 07/15/2019

12 children rescued after roller coaster stalls at Texas amusement park A dozen school-aged children were rescued after their train of roller coaster cars stalled at Wonderland Park in Amarillo, Texas.        ...
17:32, 05/22/2019

Rescued turtle manages to return to the group that saved the animal nearly 2 decades ago It could be described as fate, luck or good timing. A female turtle rescued by a conservation group as an egg was miraculously returned to the same New Jersey wetlands group almost 19 years later to the day that they released it back into the wild....
01:48, 07/22/2019

Former MLB outfielder Angel Pagan rescued after boat capsizes in Puerto Rico Ex-Giants, Mets, Cubs speedster Angel Pagan was one of three men aboard boat hit by 15-foot wave off coast of Puerto Rico.        ...
00:32, 05/30/2019

Live Updates: All Passengers On Board Stranded Mahalaxmi Express Rescued Two military helicopters and six boats of the National Disaster Response Force were sent in to rescue as many as 700 people stranded on board passenger train Mahalaxmi Express on Saturday after heavy......
14:48, 07/27/2019

A Guatemalan mother and son were attacked by a swarm of bees. Then a Border Patrol agent rescued them A Guatemalan woman and her 8-year-old son were rescued in Texas after thousands of bees attacked them near the border, US Customs and Border Protection officials said....
12:00, 06/08/2019

Watch: Alligator with soccer ball stuck in mouth rescued in South Carolina A pair of wildlife trappers were called to a South Carolina retention pond for an unusual rescue involving an alligator with a soccer ball stuck in its mouth....
20:48, 07/09/2019

A bright orange bird was rescued from the highway. Turns out it was just a seagull covered in curry A bright orange bird was rescued in England. Vets soon discovered the 'exotic' bird was just a seagull covered in curry or turmeric.        ...
21:48, 07/08/2019

Toddler rescued by Aussie Rules player after running on to pitch during match – video A two-year-old girl was rescued by a player after she ran on to the field during an association Aussie Rules match. St Bernard's Alex McLeod told foxfooty.com.au that the incident during their defeat to the Old Melburnians was 'one of the strangest things' he has ever seen in the game. According to ...
14:32, 05/13/2019

Court Denies Rescued UP Girl's Parents Custody Amid Sex Trafficking Scare The Bombay High Court has refused to hand over the custody of a girl, rescued from a prostitution ring, to her parents noting that the possibility of they pushing her into sex trafficking or getting......
11:00, 09/21/2019

Hostages rescued from Burkina Faso "hell" praise fallen French commandos Three hostages freed by French commandos from militants in Burkina Faso arrived in Paris on Saturday, expressing sorrow at the death of two French soldiers in the rescue operation....
21:00, 05/11/2019

6 Camels, Rescued By Assam Cops, Wait At Police Stations To Return Home Six camels, seized from a local market in the Darrang district and a custody battle that the seizure triggered, are keeping the police on their toes for about two weeks in Assam....
01:48, 08/21/2019

86 tigers rescued from infamous temple in Thailand have died, local media report Over half of the 147 tigers confiscated from the Tiger Temple - a tourist attraction where visitors could take selfies with the big cats - have died in captivity within the last three years, local media reported....
08:03, 09/16/2019

Rescued trafficked women held in 'abhorrent' conditions in Nigerian shelters, new report says When Adaura was promised a job as a domestic worker in Libya, she jumped on it but little did she know that she would end up in a sex trafficking ring where she would endure years of physical and sexual abuse. ...
15:48, 08/27/2019

Authorities post photos of woman’s sandals after being rescued from 10-mile hike When you’re on a hike, you should make sure to bring at least the right footwear. Well for one hiker that wasn’t the case. Buzz60’s Mercer Morrison has the story.        ...
00:32, 05/03/2019

Iran sends team to tanker in Gulf to see if rescued crew can return: Tasnim Iran said on Friday it had dispatched experts to one oil tanker from which it rescued crew members from a fire caused by an attack to see whether they could now return to the vessel....
14:16, 06/14/2019

Fighter pilot rescued from high-voltage power line after crash in France F-16 pilot’s parachute got caught in electricity line after he ejected from jet in BrittanyA Belgian F-16 fighter pilot has been rescued from a high-voltage electricity line after his jet crashed in Brittany, France.The plane came down over the town of Pluvigner at about 10.30am local time on Thursd...
17:33, 09/19/2019

Search underway for another missing Hawaii hiker, days after Amanda Eller rescued Volunteers in Hawaii are searching for a 35-year-old Maui man days after they rescued a missing hiker who survived for more than two weeks in a forest on the island....
04:00, 05/29/2019

Boy rescued from fierce Atlantic Ocean tide on Florida coast as Hurricane Dorian nears As people stood near Juno Beach, about 20 minutes north of Palm Beach, with Hurricane Dorian moving north, some of them witnessed an emergency before their very eyes....
05:48, 09/04/2019

Utah man rescued from 12-inch drainage pipe after falling asleep, becoming trapped for hours: officials A Utah man got a rude awakening when he woke up trapped inside a 12-inch drainage pipe underneath a busy overpass, remaining stuck for hours until his rescue, authorities said....
03:00, 09/10/2019

A woman was rescued from her husband's abuse and captivity after slipping a note to a Domino's employee, say police Sunday Alamba The El Paso Times reported that a woman was rescued by Anthony, Texas police officers after she slipped a note to a Domino's Pizza employee that said she was being held captive by her husband. Police officers found the 32-year-old woman bound, gagged, and beaten in a room inside the N...
08:48, 07/29/2019

Texas flooding: 1,000 rescued from rising waters as Tropical Depression Imelda batters US state Flash flooding has wreaked havoc in Texas with emergency crews rescuing more than 1,000 people from rising waters sparked by the remnants of Tropical Depression Imelda....
06:16, 09/20/2019

Mount Rainier climber killed in rock fall, 5 others rescued along peak's ‘most-dangerous’ route One climber was killed and five others had to be rescued by helicopter from Mount Rainier this week after the group was hit by a rockfall along a treacherous path the National Park Service warned has the “reputation of being the hardest and most-dangerous” route on the mountain....
20:16, 05/31/2019

British diver who helped rescued Thai football team from cave receives MBE at Buckingham Palace A diver from north-west London who last year battled to save the football team trapped in a flooded cave in Thailand has been made an MBE for his heroic actions....
21:48, 06/12/2019

Trump to present Medal of Honor to former Army staff sergeant who rescued entire squad in Iraq President Donald Trump will present the Medal of Honor on Tuesday to former Army Staff Sgt. David G. Bellavia for his actions as a squad leader in Fallujah, making him the first living Iraq War veteran to receive the recognition. ...
19:32, 06/25/2019

Netflix and the Team Behind Crazy Rich Asians Will Make a Film About Thailand’s Rescued Cave Boys (BANGKOK) — Netflix is joining with the production company for the movie “Crazy Rich Asians” to make a film about last July’s dramatic rescue of 12 boys and their soccer coach who were trapped in a flooded cave in northern Thailand for more than two weeks. Netflix and SK Glob...
23:48, 05/01/2019

Colorado resident kills mama bear trying to enter home; 2 orphaned cubs rescued, 1 missing: officials A Colorado resident was following the law when they shot and killed a mother bear accompanied by her three cubs early Thursday out of fear the sow was trying to enter their home, officials said....
23:16, 07/01/2019

Alligator in South Carolina rescued after soccer ball found lodged in mouth: 'It looked like he wasn't alive' An alligator in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina was rescued after it was found with a green soccer ball lodged in its mouth — an item that had reportedly been stuck in the gator’s jaws for days. ...
20:00, 07/10/2019

A40 plane crash: Heroes tell how they rescued passengers from plane that crashed on dual carriageway A shop manager and former bomb disposal officer have been hailed as heroes after they saved three people from the burning wreckage of a light aircraft that crashed onto a busy dual carriageway....
13:00, 05/13/2019

Canceled 'One Day at a Time' rescued by Pop TV, with 13 episodes arriving in 2020 'One Day at a Time,' canceled by Netflix in March after three seasons, will get a fourth season on CBS-owned cable network Pop TV.        ...
02:48, 06/28/2019

Pakistani official says army helicopter has rescued 4 Italian and 2 Pakistani climbers stranded after avalanche. ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistani official says army helicopter has rescued 4 Italian and 2 Pakistani climbers stranded after avalanche....
13:00, 06/18/2019

What is Mexico doing — and not doing — to keep migrants from crossing into U.S.? Tens of thousands of Central Americans, mostly from Guatemala and Honduras and mostly traveling with smugglers, still journey through Mexico each month....
03:48, 06/01/2019

Pentagon to put up shelter for at least 7,500 migrants WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says it will build temporary shelter at the U.S.-Mexican border for at least 7,500 adult migrants who have been turned over to Immigration and Customs Enforcement custody. The Pentagon announced Wednesday that the Department of Homeland Security made the request, and i...
03:32, 05/23/2019

U.S. gives $120M to aid fleeing Venezuelan migrants The Trump Administration announced Wednesday that it would give over $120 million in humanitarian assistance to countries dealing with Venezuelan migrants fleeing the economic hardships of their embattled country....
07:00, 09/05/2019

Sea-Eye migrants allowed to disembark in Malta The 65 migrants on board German-flagged rescue ship Alan Kurdi have been taken ashore to Malta, the Maltese government has said. They will be relocated to other EU countries. The ship is operated by the Sea-Eye charity....
23:00, 07/07/2019

IOM study: More than 500 migrants dead in Americas so far More than 500 migrants have died so far this year in the Americas -- nearly half of whom in their attempt to enter the United States, the United Nations migration agency said Friday....
23:32, 08/16/2019

German NGO calls on Malta to take in migrants A German non-governmental organization filed on Friday a court request in Malta calling on the government there to accept 13 Tunisian migrants who it said had been saved from a sinking boat in Malta's search and rescue zone....
17:48, 09/06/2019

| Mexico deports 33% more migrants after deal with US Mexico deported 33% more foreigners month-on-month in June, officials have said, after the country agreed to take "unprecedented" steps to reduce migration in order to avoid US President Donald Trump's threatened tariffs....
15:16, 07/03/2019

Malta rescues more than 200 migrants in Mediterranean Sea Migrants aboard two rubber boats have been saved in the Mediterranean Sea off Malta. Good weather has prompted a number of other vessels to cross the sea in the past two days, local authorities report....
13:16, 05/25/2019

Spain rescues over 400 migrants at sea in 3 days Spain's maritime rescue service says that it has saved hundreds of migrants during the last three days trying to make the perilous crossing of the Mediterranean Sea....
20:48, 05/06/2019

Nearly 250 migrants detained after BP encountering near Sasabe TUCSON – Nearly 250 migrants were detained this week after Tucson Sector Border Patrol encountered three large groups east of Sasabe. According to officials, three large groups – consisting of 98, 66 and 78 people, surrendered to agents after they allegedly crossed the border illegally. ...
03:16, 08/31/2019

| More than 100 migrants missing off Libyan coast: IOM More than 100 migrants were missing after their boat sank off the coast of Libya in what might be the worst tragedy in the Mediterranean this year, aid agencies said Thursday....
07:16, 07/26/2019

A look at what Mexico has done to limit the tide of migrants President Donald Trump says he's imposing tariffs on all goods from Mexico until the country stops the flow of undocumented migrants from Central America who cross its territory and enter the United States....
00:00, 06/01/2019

Thousands of migrants wait at the border The number of asylum-seeking Central American families crossing the southern border broke another record in April.        ...
13:16, 05/10/2019

Pentagon plans to put up shelter for at least 7.5K migrants WASHINGTON (AP) – The Pentagon says it will build temporary shelter at the U.S.-Mexican border for at least 7,500 adult migrants who have been turned over to Immigration and Customs Enforcement custody. The Pentagon announced Wednesday that the Department of Homeland Security made the request,...
03:32, 05/23/2019

Sea-Eye rescues 44 migrants off Libya's coast A German rescue boat has picked up 44 people that were stranded off the Libyan coast. The rescue comes a day after the same boat handed over 65 migrants to Malta....
00:16, 07/09/2019

On Politics: Sick Migrants Can Now Be Deported Without notice, the Trump administration eliminated a program that had allowed immigrants to avoid deportation while undergoing lifesaving medical treatment....
08:16, 08/30/2019

About 150 Migrants Drown in Shipwreck Off Libya The United Nations High Commission for Refugees said those who drowned were probably trying to reach Italy, whose anti-immigrant government has sought to seal its coastline....
14:16, 07/27/2019

Morocco rescues 242 migrants in Mediterranean The migrants were plucked from several inflatable boats in the Strait of Gibraltar and returned to Morocco. The rescue came a day one of the deadliest migrant shipwrecks in the Mediterranean this year....
12:16, 07/27/2019

Catholic Church donating to aid migrants TUCSON- Pope Francis is donating $500,000 to Catholic church organizations in Mexico that help with the migrant population. Part of that donation will go towards the Kino Border Initiative. The non-profit runs a shelter and center that sits in Nogales, Sonora and helps hundreds of migrants daily. &#...
10:00, 05/08/2019

UK officials tell migrants in France: You are being lied to British immigration officials have warned migrants in northern France they are being lied to by people smugglers promising them a better life in the UK....
23:32, 09/17/2019

Hotels pressured not to help ICE detain migrants DETROIT — There’s a new target in the clash over immigration: hotels. Advocacy groups and unions are pressuring Marriott, MGM and others not to house migrants who have been arrested by Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers. The U.S. government has occasionally detained migrants in hotel...
01:00, 07/22/2019

65 Migrants Were Picked Up at Sea. Then the Politics Began. We went onboard a ship that rescues migrants in the the Mediterranean and witnessed a standoff between the captain and Italian officials, who view the crew as criminals....
16:00, 07/23/2019

More Than 2,000 Migrants Were Targeted in Raids. 35 Were Arrested. President Trump had touted the raids as a show of force in response to an influx of Central American parents and children across the southwestern border....
12:00, 07/23/2019

Yuma CBP apprehends more than 1,500 migrants in 3 days YUMA, Ariz. – The Customs and Border Protection Yuma Sector apprehended 700 illegal migrants Monday. In the past three days, CBP officials said more than 1,500 migrants have been apprehended. Yuma Sector took in more than 1,500 migrants in the past 3 days Tucson Sector rescued 20 migrants fro...
21:32, 05/07/2019

Spain says 22 migrants missing in the Mediterranean Spain’s maritime rescue service says that 22 migrants are missing in the Mediterranean Sea after their boat got into difficulties while crossing from North Africa to southern Europe...
19:32, 06/19/2019

The most beautiful villages in Italy These are 20 of Italy's most beautiful villages -- from the isolated hilltop of Civita di Bagnoregio to the Sicilian fishing port of Marzamemi. Check out CNN Travel's list and then start planning your holiday....
12:16, 05/22/2019

36 Hours in Naples, Italy The allure of this storied seaside city — the Baroque excess, the indulgent cuisine, the mesmerizing fugue state of it all — now beckons as it did in the city’s Grand Tour days....
13:16, 07/11/2019

EU wants answers from Italy over debt Brussels has asked the Italian government to explain its lack of progress in reducing debt. Italy's populist government is accused of exposing the bloc to financial problems by ignoring budget discipline rules....
21:16, 05/29/2019

|WATCH:Italy’scannabislightmarketfearslegalbuzzkill It’s been called the Italian "Green Gold Rush.” Barely there marijuana dubbed “cannabis light” has put Italy on the international weed map. But the industry is getting political and judicial blowback that some fear will nip business in the bud....
01:32, 06/28/2019

Italy's political crisis Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte offered to resign weeks after far-right party leader Matteo Salvini called for new elections. Follow here for the latest....
22:48, 08/20/2019

Italy towns will pay you $27,000 to move in When Italian villages began selling houses for $1, it seemed too good to be true. But the latest offer from Italy is enough to make even that deal look like a ripoff....
13:32, 09/17/2019

Why is Italy still the sick man of Europe? Since the financial crisis, Italy has struggled to kick-start its growth, and is lagging behind its European neighbors. But the causes of the country's malaise date back decades — and hope for change is meager....
20:32, 05/01/2019

Italy region will pay you $27,000 to move there Molise, a wild and beautiful region to the east of Rome, is offering to pay people $27,000 to move there in the hope they'll save rural communities from dying out....
07:16, 09/13/2019

Italy Still Wants the Getty Bronze, and Perhaps More Italy has long demanded the return of a prized bronze statue from the Getty museum. Now it has asked for background checks on four other of the institution’s works....
21:16, 05/24/2019

Hundreds Of Migrants Occupy Paris Landmark Hundreds of undocumented migrants surged into the Pantheon in central Paris on Friday, briefly occupying the vaunted memorial complex to demand talks with the prime minister on regularising their......
22:48, 07/12/2019

U.S. targets families for deportation to discourage migrants U.S. immigration authorities want to deport recently arrived families who are in the United States illegally to discourage the surging numbers of Central Americans arriving from Mexico, a government official leading the effort said on Wednesday....
22:00, 06/19/2019

TSA allowing illegal migrants to fly without proper documents EL PASO, Texas — The federal agency tasked with overseeing security at transportation hubs has been violating its own policy by allowing migrants who have been released from federal custody onto flights despite not having required documents, according to several Department of Homeland Security offic...
23:16, 06/06/2019

Mexico detains nearly 800 undocumented migrants in four trucks Mexican officials detained nearly 800 undocumented migrants in eastern Mexico in four trucks on Saturday, the government said, in one of the biggest swoops against illegal immigration in recent months....
20:16, 06/16/2019

U.N.'s Bachelet 'appalled' at U.S. treatment of migrants and refugees U.N. human rights chief Michelle Bachelet is "appalled" at the conditions in which the United States is keeping detained migrants and refugees, including children, her office said in a statement on Monday....
14:00, 07/08/2019

Malta rescues 216 migrants from 2 boats in Mediterranean Sea VALLETTA, Malta — Maltese authorities say they have rescued 216 migrants aboard two dinghies in distress in the Mediterranean Sea near Malta. The migrants were rescued Friday night by the Armed Forces of Malta and are being taken to Malta where they will be examined by doctors and given the chance t...
00:32, 05/26/2019

Doctors say new immigration rules will mean sicker migrants CHICAGO — Diabetics skipping regular checkups. Young asthmatics not getting preventive care. A surge in expensive emergency room visits. Doctors and public health experts warn of poor health and rising costs they say will come from sweeping Trump administration changes that would deny green cards to...
11:32, 08/20/2019

The Latest: UK intercepts 74 migrants crossing the Channel LONDON (AP) — The Latest on migrants crossing the Channel into Britain (all times local): 8:40 p.m. Britain’s Border Force has intercepted 74 people, including minors, on eight vessels that were trying to cross the English Channel into Britain. Two other boats were intercepted by French author...
22:48, 06/01/2019

Mexican officials nab over 200 migrants hidden in trucks Mexican authorities nabbed more than 200 migrants hidden in trucks in recent days — including dozens spotted by a large X-ray scanner hiding in secret compartments. The X-ray shows a ghost-like truck filled with the brightened silhouettes of the migrants, some sitting and others lying down along two...
20:00, 07/09/2019

Mexico Detains Nearly 800 Migrants, Including 368 Children Under Eight A total of 791 Central American migrants, including 368 children under the age of eight, have been detained in the Mexican state of Veracruz, officials said Sunday....
15:00, 06/17/2019

Libya intercepts nearly 200 Europe-bound migrants at sea Libya’s coast guard says it has intercepted Europe-bound vessels carrying nearly 200 migrants, including women, off the country’s Mediterranean coast...
14:32, 06/22/2019

Mexico Detains More Migrants Amid U.S. Dispute Mexico has stepped up apprehensions of Central American migrants seeking to get to the U.S. to help contain the migrant surge that has angered the Trump administration....
09:48, 06/05/2019

Number of migrants waiting at US border surges to 40,000 In this July 26, 2019 photo, a group of migrants in Tijuana, Mexico, listen to numbers being called for people to claim asylum in the U.S. The long waits are starting to test the patience of immigrants and border towns. (AP Photo/Elliot Spagat) TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — At least 40,000 migrants who hav...
22:48, 08/08/2019

ICE to hire contractor to transport 225,000 migrants to shelters across the US The Trump administration is looking to hire a private contractor that will be responsible for transporting approximately 225,000 migrant children and families to shelters across the country over the next five years as they wait for their asylum claims to be processed....
12:48, 05/17/2019

| Most migrants drowned off Spain coast never found: NGO Fewer than a quarter of the more than 1,000 migrants who died crossing the Mediterranean to Spain from North Africa since the start of 2018 have been found, a Spanish group said Tuesday....
09:16, 06/26/2019

Trump Wants to Torture Migrants With His Big, Beautiful Wall According to the Washington Post, President Trump has been very, very involved in planning how his fantasy border wall will look and what kind of damage it will do to those who try to cross it. It seems that Trump’s ideal wall would look and act something like a medieval torture device....
16:48, 05/17/2019

Trump blames Democrats for migrants’ deaths WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is blaming Democrats for the death of a man and his 23-month-old daughter shown in a searing photograph that has become a symbol of the peril faced by migrants. Asked about the photograph as he left the White House for a trip to Asia on Wednesday, Trump told ...
21:48, 06/26/2019

It's the Democrats' Fault That Migrants Are Dying, Trump Says During a news conference on Tuesday, Donald Trump was quick to point out who was actually to blame for the devastating image of a man and his 23-month-old daughter dead in the Rio Grande as they tried to cross the border from Mexico: Democrats, naturally....
00:48, 06/27/2019

Mexico to open shelter for migrants returned from US Mexican officials say they are set to open a huge shelter in the border city of Tijuana to hold thousands of migrants being returned to await hearings on their U.S. asylum requests...
23:16, 07/24/2019

116 migrants reported missing off Libyan coast At least 116 migrants are missing and another 132 were rescued by Libyan coast guards and local fishermen after a wooden boat capsized off Libya, Libyan navy spokesman Ayoub Qassem said on Thursday....
23:16, 07/25/2019

Florida mayor: Trump hotels should take in migrants A possible government plan to send migrants who are in federal custody to South Florida sparked concern from local officials this week, and one mayor offered a proposal of his own....
02:00, 05/18/2019

Mexico detaining migrants on the way to the United States VERACRUZ, MEXICO – Mexican authorities detained more than 450 migrants Thursday in a series of raids to accommodate new U-S demands. Police raided hotels, motels and bus stations and picked up mostly Honduran and Guatemalans. One immigration official said it’s the biggest operation in th...
01:48, 06/29/2019