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China Coal Miners

40 Trapped In Collapsed Coal Mine

AP | Posted 09.25.2012 | World

BEIJING — Fifty-three rescuers have been freed after becoming trapped while trying to save five coal miners stuck underground when a tunnel coll...

40 Chinese Coal Miners Trapped After Floods, Cave-In

AP | Posted 09.01.2011 | World

BEIJING (AP) — A buildup of volatile gas hampered rescue efforts in one Chinese coal mine and high levels of water slowed them in another as emergen...

Chinese Coal Miners Trapped: Race On To Rescue 153 Workers

AP | GILLIAN WONG | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

XIANGNING, China — Rescuers pumped water from a flooded mine in northern China where time is running out for 153 trapped workers as efforts stre...