National News

US rescues four from S Korean cargo ship

All four missing crew members have been rescued from a South Korean cargo vessel that flipped on its side off the US east coast, after rescuers cut a hole in the vessel's hull.

US boat disaster criminal probe launched

United States authorities are conducting a criminal investigation into the fiery dive boat disaster that killed 34 people off the coast of California.

Typhoon lashes Japanese capital, one dead

One of the strongest typhoons to hit Japan in recent years has struck just east of the capital, Tokyo, killing one woman, with record-breaking winds and stinging rain damaging buildings and disrupting transport.

BA pilots ground planes in 48-hour strike

British Airways pilots have begun a 48-hour strike, grounding nearly all its flights and disrupting then plans of thousands of travellers in unprecedented industrial action over a pay dispute.

Missing bushwalker found safe in NSW

An experienced bushwalker who went missing after being separated from his friends during a hike in northern NSW has been found safe and well.

US brothers die in separate crashes

Two brothers have died within minutes of each other in separate crashes in the US, with authorities saying one man died as he searched for his missing sibling.