The signing ceremony between the Malaysian government and Ocean Infinity Limited at the Transport Ministry building, in Putrajaya, Malaysia on Wednesday. Photograph: Fazry Ismail/EPA

Malaysia signed a deal on Wednesday to pay a US seabed exploration firm up to $50 million (€42m) if it finds the missing Malaysia Airlines aircraft MH(...)

Admiral Scott Swift, commander of the US Pacific Fleet, speaks to reporters as the guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain is seen in the background, at Changi naval base in Singapore. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

Divers have found human remains inside the US destroyer USS John S McCain, which collided with a merchant vessel this week. Ten sailors were missing (...)

The US navy guided-missile destroyer USS John S McCain is seen after a collision in Singapore waters on Monday. Photograph: Ahmad Masood/Reuters

The US navy has ordered an investigation into the practices of its Pacific-based Seventh Fleet after a fatal collision involving the USS John S McCain(...)