Tagged With Rescue

An 80-year-old man who vanished on a hike during a hailstorm turned up 3 days later at a press conference about his disappearance


A man moving furniture fell through the floorboards of a Connecticut house and down a 19th-century well


A video shows a Wisconsin family rescuing a swimming bear that had a cheese ball jug stuck on its head



A Virginia construction worker saved a dying German Shepherd stuck in a traffic jam by giving him mouth-to-mouth


Only 700 of Titanic's 2,200 passengers survived. Photos show how they made it to safety before being greeted by thousands of people in New York.


A teenager got stuck in the snowy Utah mountains for 30 hours and survived by setting timers on his phone to keep himself awake



A puppy survived for 3 weeks on rain water after being trapped under the wreckage of Hurricane Dorian


A shelter celebrated its pregnant pit bull with a maternity photo shoot and the pictures are adorable


A group of jet skiers in the Bahamas rescued 100 people stranded by Hurricane Dorian


A man held on to a sailboat for 12 hours after it capsized miles off the coast in Lake Erie


It took a group of 10 firefighters 2 hours to rescue a raccoon trapped in a sewer grate


A man drew Spider-Man comparisons when he scaled a 19-story building during a fire. He says he was looking for his mother.



A 73-year-old hiker who was missing in the California mountains has been found alive after surviving for a week with no food


Divers in charge of the Thai cave rescue initially thought the team had died because the cave stank so badly of faeces


Hikers survived for 5 days in the mountains of California by rationing food and using a special straw to purify water


A Utah woman survived a week in the wilderness after her SUV got stuck in the snow



A man survived hours lost at sea by turning his jeans into a flotation device, a trick used by US Navy SEALs


A team of firefighters heroically rescued a distressed fat rat that was trapped in a sewer grate


A hiker was stuck in quicksand for hours before rescuers could reach him in a Utah national park


California firefighters had to remove a mountain lion from a backyard after residents spotted it perched on a 15-metre-high tree branch