CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- Federal inspectors issued nearly 600 citations for safety violations found at 30 problem mining operations across the country in September, the Mine Safety and Health Administration said Tuesday.
COPIAPO, Chile — The first three rescued Chilean miners out of the hospital celebrated their new lives as national heroes Friday, as word emerged that the 33 want to closely guard their story so they can fairly divide the spoils of their overnight media stardom.
SAN JOSE MINE, Chile — The miners who spent 69 agonizing days deep under the Chilean earth were hoisted one by one to freedom Wednesday, their rescue moving with remarkable speed while their countrymen erupted in cheers and the world watched transfixed.
SAN JOSE MINE, Chile — The miners emerged like clockwork, jubilantly embracing wives, children and rescuers and looking remarkably composed Wednesday after languishing for 69 days in the depths of a mine that easily could have been their tomb.
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, talking about how
they are doing better since receiving food and breaking into tears as
they talk about loved ones.
COPIAPO, Chile —
The first video released of the 33 men trapped deep in a Chilean copper
mine shows the men stripped to the waist and appearing slim but
healthy, arm-in-arm, singing the national anthem and yelling "long live
Chile, and long live the miners!"