Nguyen Ngoc Manh was sitting in his truck waiting to deliver a package in Hanoi, Vietnam, when he heard the little girl crying above him.
"I wake up weeping in gratitude," the actor said after the "grueling 55-hour odyssey" to save her shattered leg.
A woman and two men reportedly survived on coconuts, conch and rats after their boat capsized near the uninhabited Bahamian island during rough weather.
Firefighters in North Dakota came to the rescue of Lola, a chocolate Labrador retriever, after she was spotted stranded on a river ice chunk.
The 62-year-old was rescued by a passing cargo ship named Angeles early Sunday morning.
An explosion in Baltimore, Maryland has killed at least one person and injured several others.
Max, a 2-year-old German shepherd, was "crucial" to finding a missing mother and her young son in Wales, the police inspector said.
The 121-pound pooch feels "a bit guilty" for letting down the image of her St. Bernard cousins, her rescuers joked.
The former pro wrestler's body washed ashore in Southern California, days after his heroic actions helped save his 10-year-old son.
"Oh my love," the "Joker" actor told the calf, Indigo, after saving the bovines from a slaughterhouse.