Despite the global pandemic, and despite it being winter, migrants are still trying to cross the Mediterranean from Libya.
Watch this family act fast after spotting a kangaroo struggling to stay afloat.
Rescue workers battled through tonnes of rock and mud on Tuesday searching for survivors after a deadly flood in India.
A horse and pony in Northern California are safe after being stuck in mud for up to 18 hours, according to a statement from SPCA Monterey County
Rescuers in east China have pulled 11 miners from hundreds of metres underground where they were trapped for two weeks, as the race to locate the remaining 10 intensifies.
Eleven workers trapped for two weeks by an explosion inside a Chinese gold mine were brought safely to the surface on Sunday.
Authorities had requested 'fit and healthy' men from the village to join the mass rescue effort
Its companion is thought to have died after getting caught in a live overhead line, police said.
First responders in the Aegean province of Izmir arrived at the scene Wednesday following reports of "noises" coming from underground
As the remnants of Hurricane Eta moved back over Caribbean waters, governments in Central America worked to tally the displaced and dead, and recover bodies from landslides and flooding that claimed dozens of lives from Guatemala to Panama.
A pod of pilot whales stranded on sandbars off Australia's southern island of Tasmania state.
Rescue teams continue to search for survivors in the rubble of Beirut's port, nearly three days after a massive explosion sent a wave of destruction through Lebanon's capital, killing more than 150 people and wounding thousands.
Critics blame the disaster on rampant overdevelopment and poor water conservancies policies.
Simba the lion was rescued and taken to an animal shelter in Chelyabinsk, southern Russia, but many other cubs have not been as fortunate.
A ten-metre-long male sperm whale, which was entangled in fishing nets, has been freed by the Italian coast guard in the Mediterranean Sea. The illegal fishing net had prevented the whale from moving its tail fin.
The Wisconsin family never thought their fishing trip would turn into saving a bear's life.