Germany: Skyway mishap strands up to 100 cable vehicle riders

Transport and fire department officials as saying that as many as 100 passengers were left stranded

The gondola, which carries people across the River Rhine in Cologne, was stopped on Sunday after a auto hit a pillar.

The incident happened after one of the cars came into contact with one of the supporting pillars.

According to weather.com senior meteorologist Jon Erdman, occasional gusts of 25 to 30 miles per hour were reported at Cologne Bonn Airport today, which may have contributed, if not to the mishap itself, then perhaps to the nerves of those stranded in the cable cars.

F1 drivers Kevin Magnussen and Nico Hulkenburg involved in on-air spat
I respect Nico as a driver and as a human being but what happened there - you don't ask for a more severe penalty for somebody. He's a good driver but he doesn't need to be like this.

Base Resources Ltd (BSE) Receives Buy Rating from Numis Securities Ltd
The stock has a 50 day moving average price of GBX 0.12 and a 200-day moving average price of GBX 0.12. Atlantis Resources ( LON:ARL ) remained flat at GBX 38.00 during trading on Tuesday.

Russian Federation derides Tillerson statement on sanctions
The legislation specifies that President Trump can't ease the sanctions without congressional approval. He added that possible amendments to the bill would not change the "essence" of the matter.

Pictures posted to social media show children and adults being lowered to waiting boats, and strapped in with firefighters.

Emergency services used winches and mobile cranes to rescue people trapped in the cars including young children.

There were no casualties during the accident, although the Guardian reported that a pregnant woman and a woman suffered slight injuries during the rescue operation.

Related:

  • Russia Vows Further Retaliation if US Moves Forward With Sanctions

    Russian Federation had warned on Friday that it meant to expel the diplomats and to seize two properties used by U.S. diplomats. Republicans on Capitol Hill had downplayed the notion that Trump would actually consider vetoing the sanctions bill.

    Trump reconciled to signing Bill to beef up Russian Federation sanctions

    The measure would apply terrorism sanctions to the country's Revolutionary Guards and enforce an arms embargo. The North Korea sanctions are created to punish the country for its nuclear and ballistic-missile programmes.
    President Trump Goes to War With His Staff

    President Trump Goes to War With His Staff

    Trump's candidacy and the president, who sometimes called him "Reincey" in private, never let his chief of staff forget it. Trump had often joked about his chief of staff's long-term loyalty, and liked reminding the people around him that Mr.
  • Jefferies Group Equities Analysts Lower Earnings Estimates for Goldcorp Inc

    BidaskClub upgraded shares of Goldcorp from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Tuesday, July 18th. According to the analysts, Goldcorp Inc (NYSE:GG) is expected to announce $0.09/share EPS for the current quarter.
    Australian Couple Terrorized And Trapped Inside Their Home By Massive Huntsman Spider

    Australian Couple Terrorized And Trapped Inside Their Home By Massive Huntsman Spider

    A huge huntsman spider left a couple terrified after it climbed up the side of a house while they were having a romantic night in. Ansell said that spider appeared out the window, when her partner was trying to cook dinner.
    High Temperatures And Low Humidity Brings Summer Back Sunday

    High Temperatures And Low Humidity Brings Summer Back Sunday

    There will be the chance of an isolated shower or thunderstorm during the afternoon as the air will turn more unstable. A cold front passed through our area yesterday evening and this morning bring in a much cooler morning.
  • Seahawks rookie Malik McDowell in vehicular accident

    Seahawks rookie Malik McDowell in vehicular accident

    The Seahawks also said they are respecting the McDowell's family wishes and not disclosing any more information at this time. The NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reported that McDowell was in an ATV accident, and could miss the season.
    No laptop ban as United States  says all airlines have raised security

    No laptop ban as United States says all airlines have raised security

    The new measures may include asking passengers to present larger electronic devices for inspection and prove they can be powered on.
    Obamacare: Senate must vote on health care again before other votes - Mulvaney

    Obamacare: Senate must vote on health care again before other votes - Mulvaney

    The payments, which Trump disparagingly called "BAILOUTS", help insurers reduce co-pays and deductibles for low-income customers. Trump said in a tweet, "Don't give up Republican senators, the World is watching".
  • Russian Federation  sanctions: Trump's hand forced by Senate vote

    Russian Federation sanctions: Trump's hand forced by Senate vote

    Goods produced by North Korea's forced labor would be prohibited from entering the United States, according to the bill. Senate has approved a bill envisaging additional sanctions against Russian Federation , and also Iran and North Korea.
    Arsenal boss Wenger expects total commitment from Alexis even if deal unsigned

    Arsenal boss Wenger expects total commitment from Alexis even if deal unsigned

    That's normally four or five days'. "Kolasinac looks powerful and the timing of his availability looks very good". What is the future of the club, what's going on, what's happening, it has great uncertainty.
    Charles Kondogbia scores freaky  40-yard own goal against Chelsea, watch video

    Charles Kondogbia scores freaky 40-yard own goal against Chelsea, watch video

    Batshuayi thought he had levelled in the closing minutes - only for his goal to be chalked off for a questionable offside flag. It overshadowed what had otherwise been an impressive performance by Inter, and in particular Manchester United target Perisic.

Comments

Latest news

US Police Blast Trump's Apparent Endorsement of Excessive Force
Violations of those rules are treated extremely seriously , ' the Friday afternoon tweet read. Though, to be fair, the suspect in Trump's hypothetical scenario HAD just killed someone.

Linkin Park's Chester Bennington Laid To Rest In Private Funeral - Details
Investigators are awaiting toxicology reports to determine if Chester ingested any substances before he hanged himself. If you or someone you know needs help, please call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255).

Kyle Busch gets first win of 2017 at Pocono
Bell passed John Hunter Nemechek and held off Ben Rhodes over the final two laps to win for the fourth time this season. It is Busch's first win of the season, ending a 36-race streak dating to the Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis last July.

Nicole Kidman would like to do comedy, please
I see you. "I don't know how that happened because it was not thought out - it was given to me that way". Maybe that's not what it's supposed to be, but as far as I'm concerned it most definitely is.

Red Sox LHP Price may miss start with elbow issue
President of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski expects Price to pitch again this season. We'll keep working with him and try to get him back on the field as soon as possible.

Liam Fox denies Cabinet deal on free movement of labour after Brexit
Continuing free movement after 2019 would "not keep faith" with the Brexit vote, he told The Sunday Times today. With May away on holiday, the debate has intensified.

Heroin worth Rs 3500 cr seized off Gujarat coast
Based on intelligence, the vessel was intercepted by Coast Guard ships Samudra Pavak and Ankit around noon on Saturday. According to a senior Coast Guard official, the merchant vessel was intercepted on the basis of intelligence inputs.

Collins recounts 'heartwarming' welcome in ME after healthcare 'no' vote
Throwing out the law that's become known as Obamacare has been a top goal of Republicans since it was passed by a Democrat-controlled Congress in 2010.

Anthony Scaramucci's Wife Deidre Ball Files For Divorce
Shortly after the initial news about his divorce came out, Scaramucci asked the press not to cover his family matters. On Monday, she brought forth her second child with Scaramucci . "No, I haven't", she said when reached by phone.

Hoffman holds lead in Canada as Power stays in touch
Charley Hoffman, a four-time PGA Tour victor , shoots a third-round 65 to jump from two behind to one ahead with 18 holes to go. Coming off a second-place finish in the British Open, he fought dizzy spells in the first round Thursday.

Putin expels 755 diplomats in response to United States sanctions
The House of Repsentatives endorsed the bill on July 25 and the Senate did it on July 27 without introducing any changes in it. Often, a president has a freer hand in dealing with foreign governments, but the bill deliberately takes away that discretion.

Putin Says He's Ordering 755 American Diplomats Out of Russia
This bipartisan bill is about keeping America safe, and I urge the president to sign it into law". USA intelligence agencies say Russian Federation intervened to tip the election toward Trump.

WWF marks 'Global Tiger Day' with rare video of tigers in Bhutan
Since 2010, July 29 is observed as Global Tiger or International Tiger Day in order to raise awareness about tiger conservation. But officials working in Corbett National Park - India's oldest tiger reserve - are yet to even start work on this instruction.

Titan: A Pool of Life?
However, a new contender has entered the running in the hunt for extraterrestrial forms: Titan , one of Saturn's many moons. But, as it travels to the cold lower atmosphere, it condenses, causing it to rain down onto the surface.

Putin confirms United States diplomatic missions in Russian Federation will be cut
Putin warned that Russian Federation could further ratchet up the pressure, but he hoped this would not be needed. We have a very rich toolbox at our disposal. "755 people must stop their activities in Russian Federation ".

Other news