German police sealed off a square between Cologne Cathedral and the city's main railway station as a suspicious black draw-bar box was found Sunday afternoon abandoned in the middle of the square. Local police said via twitter that the unclaimed luggage is to be checked and it remains unclear if there is explosive substance in the box.
Dazzled by the light: J.M.W. Turner at the Frick "Turner's Modern and Ancient Ports: Passages through Time" brings together more than 30 works. Check out this story on northjersey.com: http://northjersy.news/2lDOPNQ All painting is about light.
Germany will not permit President Recep Erdogan to hold a campaign meeting for the referendum on amendments to the constitution, reported Turkish media, cited by BGNES. According to Sabah newspaper, a political campaign has started there in order to block Erdogan's intention to transfer tension from Turkey to the country.
In 1994, Larry Coryell was in Cologne, Germany, and gave a superlative performance, with French guitarist Bireli Lagrene and the mighty Hungarian bassist AladA r Pege. Fortunately the concert was captured by German television.
Nicholas Hoult and Felicity Jones star in this car chase-driven thriller, which also features Anthony Hopkins and Ben Kingsley as rival gangsters. Where would distinguished Academy Award-winning actors be in their dotage years if not for B-movies? Fortunately, there are plenty of them to go around - B-movies, I mean - guaranteeing lucrative paychecks and international location travel for the likes of Anthony Hopkins and Ben Kingsley, who compete in Collide to see which one can better chew the scenery.
Male dancers perform in front of the world famous Cologne cathedral when tens of thousands revelers dressed in carnival costumes celebrate the start of the street-carnival in Cologne, Germany, Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017. less Male dancers perform in front of the world famous Cologne cathedral when tens of thousands revelers dressed in carnival costumes celebrate the start of the street-carnival in Cologne, Germany, Thursday, Feb. ... more A man with a Donald Trump mask holds a paper reading ' Cuba first, Germany second, Sweden third, USA 69.' when tens of thousands revelers dressed in carnival costumes celebrate the start of the street-carnival in Cologne, Germany, Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017.
Containers have been set-up to function as road blockers in downtown Duesseldorf, Germany, Wednesday Feb. 22. 2017. On Thursday the popular carnival parades will begin - under more stringent security precautions than ever before.
Tens of thousands of people joined street parties in the western cities of Cologne, Duesseldorf and Mainz on Thursday for the start of five days of public festivities. Among the clown and devil costumes seen every year there were also a number of people dressed as Donald Trump.