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# Stuck

Last year
Eurotunnel passengers forced to leave train beneath English Channel
Videos on social media showed holidaymakers walking through the alternate tunnel alongside the 50 kilometre rail route between Britain and France.
'I should be on a flight home tonight': Shamrock Rovers fan released from Bulgarian jail
Daniel Fulham was detained after Rovers’ match on Tuesday.
All time
Maritime traffic jam grows with more than 200 ships outside Suez Canal
The Suez Canal Authority said it welcomed international offers to help free a stranded cargo ship.
Spider-Man scooter causes sewer blockage in Cork
The blockage was reported to officials last weekend.
St Bernard rescued from England’s highest mountain
Wasdale Mountain Rescue Team were called to Scafell Pike to rescue Daisy the St Bernard – a breed originally bred to rescue people in the Alps.
Delayed Defence Force members now due home from Golan Heights on Sunday
They had finished a six-month tour of duty and the soldiers to replace them have already arrived.
'You could grow rice in the field': Scramble to clean up Ploughing site after yesterday's flooding
New carparks have been set up for the final day of the Ploughing.
Newly qualified teachers unable to get dipped over new scheme
The INTO spokesperson added that the professional probation should be done away with.
Ferry cancelled after man tried to drive down pier but became stuck
The man had to spend the night in his car.
A Chinese woman was found dead after being trapped in a lift for a month
A maintenance crew cut the power.
A little brother got stuck in a table, and his loving sister filmed the results
“This is scary”. *helpless laughter*
This ice cream man got himself into a sticky situation on a Donegal beach
Life’s a beach.
Chris Brown: 'Please, please, let us leave, please!'
He used a back flip to argue his case.
Five firefighters had to rescue a little girl who got her foot stuck in a toy robot
They had to saw the toy in half to get her out. Devo.
This Scottish man got stuck on a roof, and he's not at all happy about it
NSFW language ahead. Be warned.
Here are the other countries where it's hard to buy alcohol today
While these countries take measures on Good Friday – they’re not quite as restrictive as here.
This young boy is trapped in his own personal hell at a girl's birthday party
No escape. No mercy.
A woman got stuck in a chimney while breaking into the home of a guy she met online
What’s she gonna look like with a chimney on her?
Panicked woodchuck rescued after getting stuck in its own hole
Six rescued after chair-o-plane in Tramore breaks down
No one has been injured in the incident.
Man had to be freed by firefighters after getting finger stuck in plane toilet
The nightmare.
WATCH: Grounded cargo ship stays put in Louth
The ship and crew are in no danger says the Irish Coastguard.
Naked man gets stuck in washing machine, has to be freed with olive oil
He compared the experience to ‘being born’.
Debunked: Does swallowed chewing gum stay in your stomach for seven years?
Or longer? Is that piece that you swallowed when you were six still there?
Mercedes-Bent: Stranded at the gates of Leinster House
At least Mary Mitchell O’Connor won’t feel so alone now.
Rescue group save pregnant mare stuck in marsh
The horse, who was in foal, had been stuck in the marsh for three hours before being saved by the Boyne Fisherman’s Rescue and Recovery Service.
Reilly gets stuck in lift at opening of mental health facility
The Health Minister was stuck in the lift with staff, press photographers and Minister Kathleen Lynch for at least 10 minutes earlier today.
PICS: Killer whales trapped in sea ice
About a dozen whales are trapped in a vast stretch of ice in Quebec’s Far North, surfacing in a small opening for air.
Man rescued after being stuck in quicksand for eight hours
Early rescue attempts were unsuccessful, but a search and rescue squad finally pulled the unidentified man to safety at around 2am on Thursday.
Bear survives for three weeks with jar stuck on its head
The black bear roamed around the foothills of the Smoky Mountains in Tennessee without food after getting a plastic container stuck over its face.