Australian Maritime Safety Authority

Searchers have shifted their focus as new information suggests Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 may have been flying faster and using more fuel than previously thought. (Getty Images)

New Analysis Shows Plane Flew Faster, Ran Out Of Fuel More Quickly Than Previously Estimated

A new analysis of radar data suggests the plane flew faster than thought and used up more fuel.


Rescue is underway for the passengers on board the MV Akademik Shokalskiy, which has been trapped in ice since Christmas Eve. (Getty Images)

Rescue Begins For Icebound Ship In Antarctica

52 scientists and tourists are being helicoptered to an ice floe next to an Australian icebreaker, then taken by boat to the vessel.