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San Jose Mine

Chile Miners' Cannibalism, Suicide Claims Slammed

AP | EVA VERGARA | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SANTIAGO, Chile — Chileans directly involved in saving 33 trapped miners last year rejected claims on Monday that the men seriously considered s...

World Story Of The Year: Which Do You Choose?

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Haiti's devastating earthquake kicked off what was to be a truly turbulent year in global news. But the last year of the first decade of the 21st cen...

World News To Be Thankful For (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

With another Thanksgiving upon us, it's important to look beyond extravagant feasts and offer thanks for some of the global events that shape our live...

5 Chilean Miners Wed During First Public Reunion

msn.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Five of Chile's 33 rescued miners are to have church weddings after surviving for more than two months trapped underground. On bended knee, the miners...

A Major Miner Interruption

Rick Horowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

I'm angry. It's OK to be angry. In New York, there's a lot to be angry about, so why shouldn't I be angry? I say what's on my mind. If I offended anybody, I apologize. So here's my question: Why am I losing by 20 points?

They Never Should Have Been Trapped in the First Place

Bill Scher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bill Scher

It is wonderful that all of the trapped Chilean miners look to be rescued alive, and that the globe can share in their joy. But they never should have been trapped in the first place.

Mistresses And Wives Clash Over Trapped Chilean Miners

Telegraph | Fiona Govan at the San Jose Mine | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Authorities at Camp Hope have had to deal with a rush of women coming forward claiming to be first in the Chilean miners' affections in order to recei...

PHOTOS: Chile Mine Rescue Efforts

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Their day-to-day struggle for survival has captivated the world for more than two months. As each of the men trapped underground in Chile's San Jose M...

Chile Miners May Be Removed Next Week As Escape Shaft Nears Completion

AP | MICHAEL WARREN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SAN JOSE MINE, Chile — Drillers neared the lower reaches of a gold and copper mine where 33 men have been trapped for more than two months, prep...

Trapped Chilean Miner Becomes Father To Daughter 'Hope'

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

COPIAPO, Chile (AP) - Hope was born Tuesday outside the mine in Chile where 33 men have been trapped for 40 days. (Scroll down for video) The first ...

WATCH: Trapped Chile Miner's Partner Talks About Marriage Proposal

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

With rescue efforts at Chile's San Jose Mine possibly continuing until Christmas, loved ones must contend by exchanging letters and short phone calls ...

Chilean Mine Rescue Effort An 'Unprecedented' Challenge

AP | BRADLEY BROOKS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SAN JOSE MINE, Chile — The effort to save 33 men trapped deep in a Chilean mine is an unprecedented challenge, mining safety experts said Tuesda...

The Great Wait: Survival Secrets of the 33 Miners Trapped in Chile

Ben Sherwood | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Ben Sherwood

The miners call it Hell. The only thing missing is the fire and brimstone. Half a mile underground in northern Chile, 33 men are trapped in a cramped shelter where the temperature is a constant 85 degrees.

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...