Typhoon Haishen halts search for ship survivors near Japan

National Sep 5, 2020

Typhoon Haishen halts search for ship survivors near Japan

Japanese authorities on Saturday resumed, and then later suspended, searching for dozens of missing sailors from a cargo ship that sank in a typhoon, as waves and strong wind caused by an approaching storm hampered the operation. The Japan Coast Guard found a second survivor ...

18 whales die in Mauritius stranding

National Aug 27, 2020

18 whales die in Mauritius stranding

The fisheries minister has said there was "no trace of hydrocarbons on them or in their respiratory system," but experts say it is too soon to say what caused the deaths.