Five men who were trapped in a cave in southwest Virginia have been rescued, authorities said.
The 12 Thai boys and their soccer coach, whose rescue from a waterlogged cave after an 18 day ordeal captured the world's attention, could be about to sign a deal with Netflix.
All 12 junior member of the Wild Boars soccer team have been rescued after being trapped for more than two weeks in a flooded cave network in northern Thailand.
With the rescue of the Wild Boar youth soccer team at a triumphant end, their road to recovery now begins.
The operation to rescue the remaining boys and their coach from a flooded cave in northern Thailand was expected to resume Monday morning, but heavy rain threatened to further complicate the mission.
President Donald Trump tweeted Sunday morning that the U.S. is working with the Thai government to rescue children trapped in a flooded cave.
(CNN) -- Three boys were evacuated Sunday out of the cave in Thailand where a young soccer team has been trapped, according to a member of the rescue team.
Every morning since their classmates disappeared, children at the Mae Sai Prasitsart School have sat in long rows in the main courtyard, their heads bowed and hands clasped, praying for their friends to be found.
The Thai cave at the center of an international mission to rescue a soccer team and its coach is likely to become a tourist destination, government officials say.
Around 1 p.m. last Saturday, the weather was clear when Prajak Sutham, 14, Pipat Bhodi, 15, and some of their soccer teammates chained their bikes to a rail, hooked their backpacks over their shoulders, and hiked into Tham Luang Nang Non cave in the mountains of northern Thailand.