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Trapped Miners

Rescued Miners Face Charges For Illegal Gold Mining

AP | Posted 02.17.2014 | World

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South African police say 11 miners who were trapped by debris in an abandoned mine shaft and later rescued face charges of illeg...

9 Miners Killed In Russia Coal Mine Blast

Reuters | Posted 04.12.2013 | World

MOSCOW, Feb 11 (Reuters) - An explosion at a Russian coal mine on Monday killed nine people and eight more were feared trapped under rubble at the p...

20 Miners Trapped In Mine After Fire

Reuters | Posted 11.25.2012 | Business

* 9 workers rescued * Trapped workers safe-company Sept 25 (Reuters) - An early morning fire that trapped 20 workers underground in a mine...

TRAGIC: 17-Year Old Was Among Miners Now Declared Dead

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A teenage boy who was on the job for just one hour is among the 29 New Zealand coal miners trapped after last Friday's explosion, the New Zealand Hera...

What the Chilean Miners Can Teach Us About Hope

Dr. Cara Barker | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Cara Barker

Even in the darkest places, it is possible to find freedom: freedom from fear, freedom from negativity, freedom from aggression and brutality.

Chilean Miners' Book Already Sold | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Investigative journalist Franklin has lived in Chile for 16 years, and so has an extensive base of contacts. He is the only print journalist offered f...

Happy Rebirth Day: What's Next for the 33 Chilean Miners?

Ben Sherwood | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Ben Sherwood

Within hours in Chile, 33 miners trapped 2,000 feet underground will experience a rebirthday as they are raised to the surface. How will Los 33 fare above ground? What challenges lie ahead? Will their lives ever be the same again?

Author Isabel Allende Visits Trapped Miners' Families

AP | MICHAEL WARREN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

SAN JOSE MINE, Chile — The two Isabel Allendes joined Chile's president Sunday in a visit to the mine where a team of hundreds is working to res...

Trapped Chilean Miners Speak To Loved Ones In Emotional New Video

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

(AP) SAN JOSE MINE, Chile -- A new video of 33 men trapped in a mine under Chile's Atacama Desert shows them sending greetings to their families, tal...