Chile mine disaster

 
Five weddings and a porno: Miners' return to normality
Five weddings and a porno: Miners' return to normality
Since escaping their underground dungeon last month the 33 miners have experienced a whirlwind of family dramas, red carpet trips, endorsements and...
Clerics mine for trapped souls
Clerics mine for trapped souls
As the mine rescue drama neared a climax in the Atacama desert, evangelical, Adventist and Catholic clerics vied with one another to stamp their...
Homecoming for all but two Chilean miners
Homecoming for all but two Chilean miners
Thirty-one of the 33 miners rescued in Chile were back home on Friday after doctors gave them the all clear to pick up their lives again, as...
Chilean miner Luis Urzúa buries rifts with 'blood pact'
Chilean miner Luis Urzúa buries rifts with 'blood pact'
Speaking from a hospital bed at the San José mine, shift foreman Luis Urzúa said his secret for keeping the men bonded and focused on survival...
Rock star miners emerge from mine to world stage
Rock star miners emerge from mine to world stage
Stepping into the glare of arc lights for their first fresh air in 10 weeks, the 33 men in wraparound sunglasses resembled rock stars more than...
Chile miners recover, face celebrity status
Chile miners recover, face celebrity status
Chile's 33 newly rescued miners recovered from their ordeal on Thursday while also pondering the celebrity status they have gained following a more...
World cheers Chile mine rescue
World cheers Chile mine rescue
Chilean rescuers hoisted 33 trapped miners to safety on Wednesday as millions watched around the globe and church bells pealed across the nation...
Chilean miners taste freedom at last
Chilean miners taste freedom at last
Pumping their fists, or falling to their knees in prayer, more than a third of the 33 Chile miners trapped below ground for weeks savoured their...
More Chilean miners freed in 'miracle' rescue
More Chilean miners freed in 'miracle' rescue
Twelve of Chile's 33 trapped miners were hoisted to safety in a capsule barely wider than a man's shoulders on Wednesday, cheering, punching the...
NUM raises mine safety debate
NUM raises mine safety debate
The local mining sector should focus more on safety and less on meeting targets in light of the Chile mining accident, the National Union of...
Cheers and tears as first miners emerge in Chile
Cheers and tears as first miners emerge in Chile
Calmly stepping out of the claustrophobic rescue cage, Florencio Avalos embraced his tearful seven-year-old son and let fresh air fill his lungs as...
First of Chile's 33 trapped miners rescued
First of Chile's 33 trapped miners rescued
The first of Chile's 33 trapped miners were pulled to safety in a capsule barely wider than a man's shoulders early on Wednesday as their two-month...

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