A kayaker in his 50s has been rescued by a surf lifesaving club in the Republic of Ireland, Courtmacsherry RNLI, after he was swept from his kayak in rough seas near the Old Head of Kinsale in West Cork.
It was one stressful event after another for rescuers over the weekend at Owhiro Bay in Wellington, New Zealand, as they rushed to help three stranded dolphins and a leopard seal, which had an elephant fish stuck in its mouth after attempting to have it for breakfast.
Japanese rescuers combed through crumbled houses and buried roads on Monday two days after landslides tore through a resort town, fighting time and poor weather to search for more than 100 people believed missing.
Japan on Tuesday warned of more heavy rain on the southwestern island of Kyushu and bolstered rescue operations as the death toll in flood-hit areas rose past 50 with about a dozen people reported missing.
Cratering markets are pushing global central banks to the point they all warned against and worried about, of an evolving global economic shock hitting at a time when their capacity to respond in force is in doubt even as investors hound them for action.