Al Qaeda releases Swedish hostage after almost six years
A Swedish citizen held hostage by al-Qaeda militants for almost six years has been released, the Foreign Ministry said on Monday. AQIM took a number of Western hostages in the north of Mali in 2012 before the French military deployed its forces in early 2013.
Loren Lent, whose wife and daughter were on the ride, said it had no seatbelts, but did have a bar running across it to keep people in.
"No one wants to put himself underneath a body like that, but I couldn't stand by and watch". At this time, it is unclear what caused the girl to slip from her seat and fall off the ride.
Mr Lent said she was dangling for at least 90 seconds, and possibly a few minutes.
The Six Flags ride from which the girl fell is called the "Sky Ride". "My daughter was just traumatized", he said.
The operator brought the ride to a stop after learning that a rider was in distress. "She was crying for about a half-hour after".
When asked about safety procedures at the park, Hansen said all rides have a standard evacuation plan.
When asked whether the girl's evacuation from the ride had followed protocol, Wood did not specify but said that all rides have a "standard evacuation plan".
"I'll never let my family on that ride again", he said.
Park officials said the ride was working properly.
Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA) Stake Cut by Simmons Bank
The share price has moved forward from its 20 days moving average 0.83% and positively from its 50 days moving average 3.72%. Polen Capital Management LLC raised its position in shares of Alibaba Group Holding Limited by 16.6% in the fourth quarter.
Jimmy Butler says goodbye to Chicago Bulls on Instagram
That's a modest return for a player who gave his all as a Bull. . "Over time, you're building relationships", Thibodeau said. Finding an identity under coach Fred Hoiberg meant trading the face of the franchise for the Chicago Bulls .
Uber CEO Resigns at Board's Urging
Earlier in February 2017, a former engineer released a detailed complaint concerning sexual harassment within the company. The company often flouted city regulations for taxi companies with a culture that encouraged "Principled Confrontation".
Arms version 1.1.0 update now available
LAN play offers the same modes as wireless local ("Party" and the new "Arena" mode) but via your Local Area Network (LAN). Most importantly, it supports up to four players in the arena, with those not fighting able to watch as spectators.
Boston Celtics: 5 reasons Jayson Tatum was a good pick
The Suns, obviously, were thrilled to draft Jackson and it looks like they might have had a hand in swaying him away from Boston. Tatum has compared his game, at times, to Paul Pierce , which should endear him quickly to Boston fans.
SpaceX set to launch satellites from California air base
SpaceX was working with an especially tight launch window, Chief Executive Elon Musk tweeted shortly before the rocket liftoff. These launches represent the largest number of launches in a single year for SpaceX - and the year is only half over.
Energetic Bruno Mars opens BET Awards; Migos win
An energetic Bruno Mars kicked off the show with a fun and funky performance on a night where he could win his first BET Award . Ma took home the award at the end of the four-hour award show in one of the night's most anticipated award announcements.
Avis to manage Waymo's self-driving cars
Under the agreement, Avis will provide support and maintenance services for Waymo's program at its vehicle rental locations. It's similar to the one Uber launched in Pittsburgh previous year involving the company's own self-driving cars .