There was nothing to be done but wait for news of some kind.
He had spent all day waiting for news, or anything else.
People at home will just have to wait for news of us - that's all.
He says he's heard her condition is critical and they're all waiting for news.
But she didn't want to wait that long for news.
He waited for further news from her, but none came.
We know many you have all been waiting patiently for news on the future of the site.
But others are waiting for news of friends and people they know.
I have to wait for news from our friends on the scene just like everybody else.
"The families got tired of sitting around" waiting for bad news.