(NEW YORK) -- Efforts were underway Sunday to rescue five people who became trapped in a cave in southwestern Slovenia when torrential rains caused water levels to rise in the subterranean labyrinth, cutting off their exit routes, officials said.A 22-year-old Slovenian man, his parents... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Two New York City police officers helped save a man who had fallen onto the subway tracks this week -- marking their second dramatic rescue in recent months.The NYPD officers were conducting an inspection at the Carroll Street F/G subway station... Read More.
(INDIANA) -- Two Indiana fishermen happened upon a crashed motorist who survived nearly a week by drinking rainwater while trapped in his mangled truck after it overturned into a creek, police said."Quite frankly, it's a miracle that he's alive," Indiana State Police spokesperson Sgt.... Read More.
(SAN DIEGO) -- A man who slipped on the side of a San Diego cliff and became trapped under broken concrete has been freed following a "treacherous" hourslong rescue.San Diego Fire-Rescue said it responded to the Sunset Cliffs area around 3:40 p.m. local time... Read More.
Actor James McCaffrey, best known as the voice of Max Payne in the titular video game trilogy and for playing Jimmy Keefe in the FX series Rescue Me, died Sunday, December 17, following a battle with multiple myeloma, according to
(NEW YORK) -- A group of high school students are being hailed as heroic Good Samaritans for their efforts to save a mother and her two young children.The mom and her children, ages 2 and 3, were walking to their car in a school... Read More.
(The Center Square) – A Monday presentation by Tacoma Rescue Mission Executive Director Duke Paulson to the Pierce County Select Committee on Homelessness highlights the issues facing the... Read More.
Snohomish County Executive Dave Somers announced on September 18th where $1.5 million of its federal American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds are going. The federal funds have been allocated to expand... Read More.
(LONDON) -- American caver Mark Dickey said he could tell he was "pretty close to fading" after he fell ill while on an expedition to map a 4,186-foot-deep cave system in southern Turkey."There's not that much that you tell yourself. You kind of just... Read More.
(LONDON) -- A luxury cruise ship carrying 206 passengers has run aground off the coast of Greenland.The Ocean Explorer, a 343-foot long and 60-foot wide ship, ran aground on Monday near Alpefjord in the Northeast Greenland National Park -- a 375,000-square-mile area that is... Read More.
(LONDON) -- A luxury cruise ship carrying 206 passengers has run aground off the coast of Greenland.The Ocean Explorer, a 104.4-meter (343-foot) long and 18-meter (60 foot) ship ran aground on Monday near Alpefjord in the Northeast Greenland National Park -- a 375,000 square... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Mark Dickey, a 40-year-old experienced American caver and researcher who fell ill almost 1,000 meters (more than 3,000 feet) below the entrance of a cave in Turkey, has recovered sufficiently enough to be extracted in an operation that could last three... Read More.