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Tourists rescued after overnight Mont Blanc cable car ordeal
Dozens of tourists, including three children, were rescued Friday after being trapped overnight in cable cars dangling above the slopes of Mont Blanc in the Alps.
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Dozens trapped in Mont Blanc cable cars rescued
Rescuers brought down dozens of tourists, including a 10-year-old child, who were stranded in cable cars over Mont Blanc in the Alps overnight.         
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Dozens of trapped tourists rescued from stuck cable cars over the Alps
Dozens of tourists, including a 10-year-old child, were safely rescued Friday after being trapped in cable cars dangling above the slopes of Mont Blanc in the Alps overnight. The mountain rescue service in the French city of Chamonix said cables that had become entangled Thursday were repaired,...
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Dozens trapped in cable cars over Mount Blanc rescued
Rescuers brought down dozens of tourists, including a 10-year-old child, who were stranded in cable cars over Mont Blanc in the Alps overnig...       
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Dozens trapped in cable cars over Mount Blanc rescued, report says
Rescuers brought down dozens of people who were stranded in cable cars over Mont Blanc in the Alps overnight, Reuters reported Friday.       
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Dozens trapped over Mount Blanc rescued, report says
Rescuers brought down dozens of people who were stranded in cable cars over Mont Blanc in the Alps overnight, Reuters reported Friday.         
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45 trapped in cable cars over Mount Blanc overnight
Rescue efforts continued Friday to save 45 people who were stranded in cable cars over Mont Blanc in the Alps overnight.         
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45 trapped in Mount Blanc cable cars overnight
Rescue efforts continued Friday to save 45 people who were stranded in cable cars over Mont Blanc in the French Alps overnight.       
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Dozens stranded overnight in cable cars high above French Alps
A series of cable cars carrying tourists stopped working at high altitude over the Mont Blanc massif in the Alps on Thursday, prompting a major rescue operation and leaving 45 people trapped in midair overnight, France’s interior minister said.
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Dozens of tourists stranded in cable cars 10,000 above the Alps
PARIS — A series of cable cars carrying tourists stopped working at high altitude over the Mont Blanc massif in the Alps on Thursday, prompting a major rescue operation and leaving 45 people trapped in midair overnight, France’s interior minister said. Four helicopters were deployed after 110 people became stuck when the cable cars stalled...
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45 people stuck overnight in cable cars at Mont Blanc
PARIS — A series of cable cars carrying tourists stopped working at high altitude over the Mont Blanc massif in the Alps on Thursday, prompting a major rescue operation and leaving 45 people trapped in midair overnight, France's interior minister said.Four helicopters were deployed after 110 people became stuck when the cable cars stalled because of a "technical incident," Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve said. He said the helicopters rescued 65 people before the efforts were suspended for the night because of rough flight conditions.
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110 people stuck in cable cars at Mont Blanc in Alps
A series of cable cars became stuck over the Mont Blanc massif in the Alps, trapping 110 people who were being evacuated by helicopter on Thursday, French officials said. Chamonix Mayor Eric Fournier said that "there's nothing fundamentally to fear." Fournier, who spoke to BFM-TV, said that Italian...
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Tourists rescued after overnight Alps cable car ordeal
Their return to land ended a complex rescue over two days amid the dangerous landscape of W. Europe’s tallest mountains.        
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