A former Thai Navy diver who had volunteered to help rescue 12 boys and their coach from a cave in northern Thailand has died, according to government officials. Source link
A medical assessment of the 12 boys and their football coach stuck in a Thai cave has concluded that it is too dangerous to try to move the group out Thursday. Source link
Two Chilean doctors helped Chilean miners survive the ordeal of being trapped in a mine for 69 days. In light of the Thai cave case, they share the insight they learned from the rescue of the miners. Source link...
The teenage soccer team trapped in a cave system in northern Thailand will spend another night almost a kilometer underground, after officials coordinating the rescue said they won't attempt to move them before Thursday. Source link
Hopes remain high as rescue efforts continue after 12 boys and their soccer coach were found alive after nine days. But they can't come out just yet. Source link
South Korea has lowered its maximum working hours from 68 hours a week to 52 hours. The legislation, which went into effect Sunday, received overwhelming support in the National Assembly in an effort to limit the time employees...
When traveling, food is often as much of a draw as historical and cultural sites. Such is the case with Macau, the autonomous region in southern China. Source link
North Korea appears to be finalizing the expansion of a key ballistic missile manufacturing site, according to an analysis of satellite imagery by researchers in the United States. Source link
It's been six years -- 2007, if you're into counting numbers -- since the once sleepy fishing port of Macau surpassed Las Vegas as the world leader in gambling revenue. Source link
The Pentagon kicked off the world's largest naval war games last week, the biennial, month-long Rim of the Pacific exercises, known as RIMPAC, bringing together 46 ships and submarines, 200 aircraft and 25,000 troops from 25 nations. Source link...