Rescued: 28 trapped miners from New Zealand gold mine The alarm was raised at 5am local time, when the miners were close to finishing a 10-hour overnight shift. "Many of us have very vivid images of Pike River," said Newmont spokesman Kit Wilson. "Gold mines ... calls for New Zealand to ensure it followed ... 07/16/2012 - 11:08 pm | View Link
Trapped New Zealand miners rescued Twenty-eight miners have been rescued from New Zealand's Trio gold mine in the North Island town of Waihi after a fire trapped them underground for more than five hours. The miners were forced to take shelter in three underground refuge chambers after a ... 07/16/2012 - 9:44 pm | View Link
All 28 miners rescued from New Zealand gold mine after fire; some were trapped for 7 hours WELLINGTON, New Zealand - Twenty-eight miners were rescued from a New Zealand gold mine Tuesday after a fire trapped the men underground for up to seven hours. A truck engine caught fire early Tuesday at the Trio mine in the North Island town of Waihi. 07/16/2012 - 3:15 pm | View Link
28 NZ gold miners trapped underground after truck fire led to safety ALL 28 New Zealand miners trapped this morning after a truck engine fire ... Linda Willoughby, a spokeswoman for mine operator Newmont Waihi Gold, said the fire had been put out. Mine officials had been in telephone contact with all the trapped men during ... 07/16/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
All trapped miners safely rescued Mr Wilson said all the miners had followed procedure by heading to rescue chambers when the fire broke out. "In coal mines you get out. In gold mines you wait it out ... and another two on stand-by. The New Zealand Mines Rescue Service had also offered ... 07/16/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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2010 Copiapó mining accident August September October 5 Aug 2010: Miners trapped 22 Aug 2010: Miners found alive Plan A – Strata 950 Plan B – Schramm T130 07/29/2014 - 6:25 pm | View Website
Mining in New Zealand Mining in New Zealand began when the indigenous Māori quarried rock such as argillite in times prior to European colonisation. Mining by Europeans began in the ... 07/29/2014 - 4:09 pm | View Website
Coal mine disaster toll at 282, 150 trapped | Stuff.co.nz Coal mine disaster toll at 282, 150 trapped DESMOND BUTLER AND SUZAN FRASER 05/15/2014 - 2:22 am | View Website
Turkey Coal Mine Fire Kills 238 Relatives of miners trapped in a coal mine wait in front of the site in Soma, western Turkey, May 14, 2014. 05/14/2014 - 8:38 pm | View Website
D. Gordon was caught stealing, catcher Gattis to second baseman La Stella, D. Gordon out.
Ad. Gonzalez doubled to center, Puig scored.
D. Gordon grounded out, shortstop A. Simmons to first baseman F. Freeman.
J. Upton infield single to third, B. Upton scored, J. Schafer to second.
Gattis grounded into fielder's choice, shortstop Rojas to second baseman D.
Chad Qualls surrendered Nolan Reimold's tiebreaking solo homer in the ninth, and the Astros went to a 6-5 loss Thursday night.
The Astros also sent outfielder Austin Wates to the Marlins for third baseman Colin Moran, outfielder Jake Marisnick, right-hander Francis Martes and a 2015 compensatory draft pick.
Aaron Sanchez (2-0) threw two scoreless innings for the win, and Casey Janssen pitched the ninth for his 18th save.
Grossman and Marc Krauss each hit an RBI single off Drew Hutchison, and Jason Castro had an RBI double.
Gregorio Petit's run-scoring groundout gave Houston a 5-4 lead in the sixth, but Bautista tied it again with a sacrifice fly in the eighth.
First baseman Dan Johnson was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a left hamstring strain.
Either outfielder George Springer, who has been on the disabled list since July 20, or Dexter Fowler, who has been on the DL since June 27, could go on a rehab assignment during the next road trip, which starts Monday, Houston general manager Jeff Luhnow said.
Tamika Catchings scored 16 points to move into third place on the WNBA's career scoring list, Marissa Coleman had eight of her 16 in the fourth quarter, and the Indiana Fever beat the Seattle Storm 76-67 Thursday night.
The Fever moved into a tie with Washington for second place in the Eastern Conference.
Albert Pujols put Los Angeles in front with an RBI single, and the Angels held on for a 1-0 victory over the Baltimore Orioles that averted a three-game sweep.
Bud Norris scattered eight hits over seven innings and the Baltimore bullpen gave up only one run in six innings.
Tyler Skaggs and six relievers combined on a five-hitter, and David Freese tied a career high with four hits to help Los Angeles improve to 3-10 in one-run games on the road.
Skaggs had a no-hitter with two outs in the fifth inning before leaving with left forearm tightness.
In the 13th, Kole Calhoun drew a leadoff walk from Ryan Webb (3-2) and Mike Trout singled before Pujols singled through the drawn-in infield.
Hector Santiago (3-7) pitched two innings for the win and Huston Street got three outs for his fourth save since joining the Angels on July 18.
First baseman Chris Davis (stomach virus) missed a third straight start but entered as the designated hitter in the ninth.
Wei-Yin Chen (11-3) faces the Mariners, who send Roenis Elias (8-8) to the mound Friday night to start a three-game series.
R. Martin doubled to left, N. Walker scored, I. Davis scored.
P. Alvarez grounded out to first baseman Goldschmidt, R. Martin to third.
Locke sacrificed, pitcher Collmenter to second baseman A. Hill, Mercer to second.
2 runs, 2 hits,
Thursday's Major League Linescores
Los Angeles0000000000001—1120Baltimore0000000000000—050(13 innings)Skaggs, Morin (5), Jepsen (7), J. Smith (8), Cor. Rasmus (9), H. Santiago (11), Street (13) and Iannetta; B. Norris, Brach (8), Tom. Hunter (10), R. Webb (12), Matusz (13) and C. Joseph, Hundley.
Minnesota101000010—372Kansas City00002040x—682Correia, Thielbar (7), Pressly (7), Deduno (8) and Fryer, K. Suzuki; Ventura, Crow (8), W.