- v free from harm or evil
- v take forcibly from legal custody
- s delivered from danger
- Police said they had rescued more than 500 people from forced labor in brick kilns, where they were worked 18 hours a day and beaten if they tried to escape.
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- Woman rescued from near-drowning at Percy Priest Lake
Emergency crews rescued a woman who nearly drowned Thursday afternoon on Percy Priest Lake after she was forced to tread water for almost a half hour, trying to stay above the surface.
June 13, 2013 - WSMV Nashville
- Workers rescued outside 46th floor of Manhattan skyscraper
Two window washers were rescued on Tuesday outside the 46th floor of a midtown Manhattan skyscraper after their scaffolding collapsed, trapping the workers 500 feet in the air for more than an hour. A New York Police Department spokesman told NBC New York that police had worked to cut open a window on the 44th [...]
June 12, 2013 - The Lookout via Yahoo! News
- Workers rescued from high above New York streets
Two workers were rescued more than 550 feet above the streets of midtown Manhattan on Wednesday afternoon after their scaffolding buckled near the top of the Hearst Tower, the New York Fire Department said.
June 12, 2013 - CNN
- Mike Beebe in NewsOXY
There's not a lot of way to get warning to a place where there's virtually no communication,Governor Mike Beebe said in a statement. "Right now we're just trying to find anybody that is still capable of being rescued."
- Brendan Barber in WalesOnline
Green shoots mean little when thousands of people a day are joining the dole queue,said Mr Barber. "Bumper bonuses are an obscene joke when it was our money that rescued the banks and it is our public services that are now being told they...
- Emperor Akihito in Forbes
I hope the missing people are rescued promptly,Akihito said. "I hope peace will return to people's lives as soon as possible."