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GENEVA, March 11 - The UN refugee agency on Tuesday said 44 people were missing and feared drowned after a smugglers' boat capsized off the coast of southern Yemen in what UNHCR described as the worst such incident this year.
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Transportation officials in New Hampshire and Maine believe the Memorial Bridge is structurally sound but divers will head back into the water on Tuesday to make sure there are no major problems.
An artist's concept of MDA's RADARSAT-2 satellite in orbit. Handout image courtesy MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. The Canadian government is quickly using up its allotment of surveillance time on the country's most sophisticated satellite and could find itself doing without by 2017 unless it comes up with more money, according to ... (more)
A man has died and two more people are feared missing following an incident off the coast of Lowestoft this afternoon.
The coastguard said it received a call just before 14:00 GMT reporting a man in the water and an overturned boat at Ness Point.
Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 has been missing for more than 48hrs with 227 passengers and 12 crew members on board - and authorities are desperately trying to establish exactly what happened to the plane.
Forty ships and more than 20 airplanes were searching for a missing Malaysia Airlines jet Sunday but by nightfall had not found any wreckage, Malaysian authorities said.
A good Samaritan who saved one of four men who were afloat at sea after their boat capsized spoke with Local 10 News.
Dozens gathered to remember a beloved local fisherman who was killed in a freak accident during a tuna fishing trip off the coast of American Samoa.
Growing despair ... a relative of a passenger on-board Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 cries at Lidu Hotel in Beijing, China.
VISAKHAPATNAM: One worker was killed and three others seriously injured in an accident at the Ship Building Center on the premises of the Eastern Naval Command on Saturday, where indigenous nuclear submarine INS Arihant was built, and its two follow-on nuclear submarines are being built.
One Indian worker was killed in an accident during construction of a nuclear submarine, a defence statement said Sunday, the latest in a string of deadly mishaps to hit the navy.
Very low levels of radiation from the Fukushima nuclear disaster likely will reach ocean waters along the U.S. West Coast next month, scientists are reporting.
Officials say a group of fishermen whose boat sank off Key Biscayne spent more than 10 hours in the water before their rescue.
Four fishermen who were thrown overboard from their vessel are alive Saturday morning after spending more than 10 hours of hours in the water.
Libya threatened on Saturday to bomb a North Korean-flagged tanker if it tries to export oil from a rebel-controlled port east of Tripoli, in a major escalation of a standoff over the country's petroleum wealth.