Rescuers save man clinging to capsized boat off Japanese island

Rescuers save man clinging to capsized boat off Japanese island

A 69-year-old man clinging to the bottom of his capsized boat drifted in choppy waters for nearly a day until he was saved by Japan’s coast guard, officials said. Video of the rescue provided by the coast guard showed the…

UK calls for joint patrols with France after 27 people drown in English Channel - BBC News

UK calls for joint patrols with France after 27 people drown in English Channel – BBC News

The UK government has called on France to allow British security staff to conduct joint patrols on French beaches. It follows the deaths of 27 people in the English Channel when their inflatable boat sunk as they tried to make…

31 people drown crossing English Channel as inflatable dingy capsizes - BBC News

31 people drown crossing English Channel as inflatable dingy capsizes – BBC News

31 people, including five women and a little girl, died on Wednesday after their rubber boat capsized while they attempted the sea crossing from France to Britain. It’s the worst disaster on record involving migrants in the English Channel. Two…

Rescuing the Afghanistan girls' football team - BBC News

Rescuing the Afghanistan girls’ football team – BBC News

It’s been more than two months since the national Afghanistan girls football team fled their country. They faced abuse and violence after the Taliban banned women from taking part in sports. BBC correspondent Caroline Hawley went to meet the girls…

Officials work to rescue 17 hostages kidnapped in Haiti

Officials work to rescue 17 hostages kidnapped in Haiti

American officials and authorities in Haiti are working to rescue 17 kidnapped missionaries. CBS News correspondent Manuel Bojorquez reports from Port-au-Prince on the latest news from Haiti. CBSN is CBS News��� 24/7 digital streaming news service featuring live, anchored coverage…

Boy found after 3 days lost alone in Australian woods

Boy found after 3 days lost alone in Australian woods

A 3-year-old boy wearing a sweatshirt and diapers was found sitting in a creek and cupping water in his hands to drink on Monday, three days after he was lost in rugged Australian woodland. CBS News’ Ian Lee has the…

Ida recovery efforts hindered by high temperatures, power outages and road closures

Ida recovery efforts hindered by high temperatures, power outages and road closures

More than a million Louisiana residents are without electricity amid rising temperatures in the wake of Hurricane Ida. CBS News correspondent Mireya Villarreal reports from Houma where many residents are without access to clean water or shelter. Then, Senator Bill…

What should happen to the U.S. funds intended for Afghan security forces?

What should happen to the U.S. funds intended for Afghan security forces?

In the wake of the Taliban takeover in Afghanistan, members of Congress are set to redistribute funding that was initially intended to support Afghan security forces. Military Times deputy editor Leo Shane III joins “Red and Blue” anchor Elaine Quijano…

Rescue efforts underway in Louisiana after Hurricane Ida slams into Gulf Coast

Rescue efforts underway in Louisiana after Hurricane Ida slams into Gulf Coast

Flooding across Louisiana is making rescue efforts more difficult as teams respond to calls for help. CBS News’ Jonathan Vigliotti reports from the flood zone and CBS News meteorologist and climate specialist Jeff Berardelli joins CBSN’s Elaine Quijano with the…

U.S. Coast Guard prepares for Hurricane Ida rescues

U.S. Coast Guard prepares for Hurricane Ida rescues

The U.S. Coast Guard is standing by in several states as Hurricane Ida lashes the Gulf Coast. But some officials are worried they may not be able to begin rescue services until the storm passes. Vice Admiral Steven Poulin, commander…