He also said the Malaysian navy found a body that could be one of the missing.
"It is a brutal reminder that what we do is risky work in an unforgiving environment, requiring honed skills and constant vigilance", he said.
The US Navy on Tuesday found remains of missing sailors inside sealed sections of the damaged hull of the John S. McCain, which is moored at Singapore's Changi Naval Base.
The US Navy on Wednesday relieved Seventh Fleet Commander Vice Adm Joseph Aucoin of his duties after two fatal collisions involving warships in Asia in less than three months. Seven sailors died in June when the USS Fitzgerald and a container ship collided in waters off Japan.
"We will continue the SAR (search and rescue) operations until the probability of discovering sailors is exhausted", he said.
Beckham 'pretty concerned' after ankle injury After traveling to Dallas for a Sunday Night Football assignment, the Giants host the Detroit Lions on Monday Night Football. Two-time All-Pro center Ryan Kalli also practiced Monday after sitting out two games with a shoulder injury and could play.
The oil tanker involved in Monday's collision sustained some damage but no crew were injured, the Singapore government said.
Earlier on Thursday, the US Navy reported that five injured sailors of the warship have been discharged from hospital to return to the command.
The destroyer collided with an oil tanker Alnic MC in waters off the eastern side of Singapore on Monday morning.
Navy and Marine divers were still searching the flooded compartments on the guided-missile destroyer, which is now docked in Singapore. "The United States Navy will fully investigate the cause of this incident and I ask all of you to keep the families of John S. McCain in your thoughts and prayers as we begin the task of answering the many questions before us".
Sopan Deb , a culture writer at the New York Times joked, " I wish Skip Bayless was named Robert Lee while he was at ESPN ". Just imagine the potential ribbing you would have gotten if a guy named Robert Lee called a football game in Virginia.
Two Kennedys were arrested in Cape Cod, Mass. after they refused to tone down a loud party early Sunday morning. The property does not belong to the Kennedys - although Max lives elsewhere in Hyannis Port .
State Department has issued a new travel warning , advising citizens about criminal activity in parts of the country. US citizens have been murdered in carjackings and highway robberies, most frequently at night and on isolated roads.
A few of the employees had also gathered in front of the Regional Office of Canara Bank in Nazarbad and staged protest. However, private sector banks like ICICI Bank , HDFC Bank , Axis Bank and Kotak Mahindra Bank , remained open today.
The source also added that there are continued reports of more attacks affecting USA embassy workers in Cuba. Canada's government has said at least one Canadian diplomat in Cuba also had been treated for hearing loss.
It's fairly easy to imagine how all three will play in VR, though Doom VFR in particular should be a very intense affair. And Fallout 4 VR will round out the company's 2017 VR schedule by launching exclusively on the HTC Vive on December 12.
The city then chose to shroud Confederate memorial statues in Heyer's memory and start the removal process for one of the statues. One woman said her daughter had been among those hit by the driver who plowed into a crowd of counterprotesters.
In addition to the 25 percent federal tax that the victor will have to pay, the state will collect 5 percent of the jackpot. Reporters asked if she considered holding onto her ticket and waiting until the excitement died down to come forward.
Pyongyang tested two intercontinental ballistic missiles last month that appeared to bring much of the U.S. within range. Experts warned Pyongyang could still go ahead with the missile launches .
Uber racks up rides, losses amid setbacks
The San Francisco company reported a $645 million loss for the second quarter, narrowing from $708 million in the first quarter. The company's adjusted net loss fell almost 14 percent to US$645 million from the same quarter past year , Uber confirmed.
Abbas to meet with USA delegation on Thursday
Kushner and Greenblatt traveled to the Middle East previously this summer to meet with Israeli and Palestinian leaders. He texted a friend: 'I'm not going to breathe the same air as that terrorist, ' according to the report.
West Nile mosquitoes found in Louisville
Two cases also have been reported in Arkansas, but Arkansas State Health Department did not say where those cases were reported. Zilka said some residents have criticized mosquito spraying, however he said it is necessary to combat West Nile.
Harvey's back: Hurricane watch posted for parts of Texas coast
Tropical Depression Harvey in the southern Gulf of Mexico is forecast to head toward Texas and then meander into early next week. Harvey will help push in more tropical moisture, but for the next few days drier air from the north will keep us mainly dry.
Powerball Jackpot soars to $700 million
Allow contributions only from those who are at least 21 years old, the legal minimum age to purchase lottery tickets in Iowa. Levi Kuznicki, a cashier at a Mobil station in Coeur d'Alene, described the lottery craze in recent days as "insane".
Microsoft Offers Huge Xbox One X $200 Discount to Fans
Microsoft has launched a special edition of the Xbox One S Minecraft Edition Bundle for avid Minecraft players and collectors. Keep in mind this is purely speculative and of the imagination of the author, though not completely out of the question.
TIMELINE: Strong, severe storms expected Tuesday
Remember, a Tornado Watch is issued when severe thunderstorms and tornadoes are possible in and near the watch area. The National Weather Service has issued a Tornado Watch for northern NY and northwest Vermont until 9 pm.
Flood emergency issued for Kansas City
Police say voluntary evacuations were in effect at Indian Creek from 103rd and Stateline to Wornall Road and 99th and Holmes. The flooding prompted several schools in the region to either cancel Tuesday's classes or delay the start of them.