The square and other areas surrounding the station were subsequently the scene of demonstrations against, and in favour of mass migration in response to the crimes.
"We are in contact with the man", police spokesman Christoph Gilles told broadcaster n-tv.
COLOGNE, GERMANY - OCTOBER 15: Police stand outside Cologne main railway station on October 15, 2018 in Cologne, Germany. "The suspect is under control", Cologne police said. "A female hostage has sustained light injuries and is being tended to".
Police didn't give details about the hostage-taker's identity or motive. Police would not speculate on whether the hostage situation was terror-related.
But while retailers typically file for bankruptcy with the intention of staying in business, many end up going bust after filing. Mohsin Meghji, a managing director of the M-III Partners corporate advisory firm, was appointed chief restructuring officer.
Britain's Brexit minister, Dominic Raab, could also come to Brussels then if weekend talks cover enough ground. In a Q&A session with Reuters, Tony Blair advised parliamentarians to vote the Brexit deal down.
He is also seen as less hawkish on Iran than Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and White House National Security Adviser John Bolton. Although she says Trump did not fully cooperate with her, Stahl gave the president props for his recent "string of wins".
The US Army said more than 2,000 Florida National Guard soldiers were working on the recovery operations. King Jr. of Dry Fork, Va., was caught in his vehicle in a flash flood Thursday around 3:30 p.m.
On Monday - in a move that makes her presidential ambitions unmistakable - Warren released a test that appears to do just that. Trump replied, "I didn't say that". "And Trump can say whatever he wants about me", she adds.
Kim Chang-ho, who climbed the 14 highest mountains in the world in the fastest time in 2013, was one of the climbers who died. South Korea's foreign ministry said it is closely cooperating with the Nepalese government for the retrieval of the bodies.
More than 80 deaths were linked to that storm, according to The Associated Press - including residents of a nursing home . The storm has since moved on to Georgia, and is expected to head northeast through the Carolinas and Virginia.
But she soon returned to the hospital because she was on another emotional rampage after her low white blood cell count continued. She was hospitalized twice within the last few weeks, both times for "an alarmingly low white blood cell count", TMZ reports .
President Trump added he could do a lot more if he wanted to, but said he would prefer Beijing come to the negotiating table. Overall, China's global exports rose 14.5 percent over a year earlier, up from August's 12.2 percent growth.
This means federal funding is now available to those affected in the counties of Bay, Franklin, Gulf, Taylor, and Wakulla. The storm will then continue into southeastern Virginia and finally the Atlantic Ocean by late tonight or early Friday.
Texas Democrat Beto O'Rourke raises $38.1 million
All that money ensures both candidates will be able to continue flooding the airwaves in major media markets around Texas. CBS 11 Political Reporter Jack Fink reached out to the Ted Cruz campaign Friday morning for reaction.
India Wins Seat to UN Human Rights Council
India received 188 votes, the highest polled by any of the 18 countries elected from the 193-member General Assembly . India had previously been elected to the council for the 2011-2014 and 2014-2017 terms.
Polio-Like Disease AFM Is Affecting Kids Around the Country
Though the CDC says it's not necessarily proven to guard against AFM, they recommend frequent hand-washing with soap and water. There have been no deaths in Colorado and all patients have fully recovered after being hospitalized, 9News.com reported .
Donald Trump can meet Kim Jong-un after US mid-term polls
The Korea Herald is a member of The Straits Times media partner Asia News Network, an alliance of 23 news media organisations. As to ending the war, he recounts that there was "enough discussion" with President Trump and other United States officials.
United Nations chief tours tsunami-hit Palu city
Prayers were expected in coming days at three of the worst-hit areas - Balaroa, Petobo and Jono Oge. "People are traumatized. A boy injured during the tsunami is carried by his relative at a makeshift hospital in Palu , Central Sulawesi, Indonesia.
Space crew survives plunge to Earth after Russian rocket fails
The Soyuz MS-10 spacecraft launched from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan to the International Space Station at 4:40 a.m. EDT Thursday, October 11 (2:40 p.m.in Baikonur) carrying American astronaut Nick Hague and Russian cosmonaut Alexey Ovchinin.
How rising interest rates are shaking up the economy
The Fed is expected to raise interest rates at least three times in 2019, up from the two hikes that it forecasted in December. "I think the Fed has gone insane ", the president said after walking off Air Force One in Erie, Pennsylvania for a rally.
Israeli forces kill six Palestinians during Gaza protests
The main border crossing to deliver fuel to Gaza had been closed by Israel for weeks on two separate occasions in July and August. They added that Hamas leader Ismail Haniya also attended the protests east of Gaza City and hailed the ongoing demonstrations.
Guests arrive for Princess Eugenie's royal wedding
The group says Eugenie does not carry out royal duties and that weddings are personal, private occasions, not affairs of state. Eugenie met the designers when she was co-hosting an event in support of women artists, according to Buckingham Palace .
Hurricane Michael is a monster storm and an unnatural disaster
Add Hurricane Michael as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Hurricane Michael news, video, and analysis from ABC News. At 11 a.m., the core of extremely unsafe Hurricane Michael was closing in on the Florida Panhandle in the area of Panama City.