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Another Deadly Mine Disaster

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BEIJING — State media says a coal mine flood in southwestern China has killed 12 people, adding more casualties to the thousands killed each yea...

China Coal Mine Explosion Kills 20, Traps More Than 30

AP | KEN TEH | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

YUZHOU, China — Dozens of anxious relatives and friends of 11 miners trapped underground by an explosion in central China gathered outside the s...

China Mine Explosion: 47 Killed In Central China Blast

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BEIJING — At least 47 miners were killed Monday when an explosion ripped through a coal mine in central China, the government said. The blast h...

China Mine Flood: Nine Rescued After 179 Hours In Flooded Chinese Mine

AP | GILLIAN WONG | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

XIANGNING, China — Rescuers paddled the rafts with their hands in the dark, flooded mine shaft, letting out air so the inflatable vessels could ...

China Mine Workers: Sounds Heard In Mine Where 153 Trapped

AP | CARA ANNA | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BEIJING — The governor of the Chinese province where 153 miners have been trapped in a flooded coal mine for almost a week has ordered rescuers ...

China Mine Explosion: 42 dead, 66 trapped

AP | CARA ANNA | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

HEGANG, China — Rescuers worked in frigid cold to reach 21 miners trapped underground Sunday as the death toll from a huge gas explosion in a no...