28 workers trapped underground rescue. Twenty-eight miners have been rescued from a New Zealand gold mine 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. Workers rescued after New ... 07/17/2012 - 3:50 am | View Link
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
Trapped miners in New Zealand gold mine following fire have been rescued WELLINGTON, New Zealand – Mine officials all 28 miners have been rescued from a New Zealand gold mine, which a fire kept some trapped for 7 hours. A truck engine caught fire early Tuesday at the mine in the North Island town of Waihi. Mine officials said ... 07/16/2012 - 2:30 pm | View Link
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A Justice Department lawyer has told a federal judge that a tough new Texas voter ID law was motivated by racial discrimination and should be struck down.
Texas is the first major test for U. S. Attorney General Eric Holder since the Supreme Court last year struck down a key part of the federal Voting Rights Act.
At least four U. N. peacekeepers were killed and 15 wounded when their convoy hit a mine in northern Mali on Tuesday, a spokesman said.
U. N. troops are now trying to stabilize the north, and peace talks have begun between the Malian government and Tuaregs, who maintain a heavy presence in Kidal and have pushed back against the authority of the Bamako-based government.
"A peace process is under way, some want to compromise it, that's totally unacceptable and irresponsible," Bert Koenders, the U.
A parrot that flew the coop from a show Friday at the Kittitas County Fair in Ellensburg wasn't gone for long.
Owner Chris Brio says he recovered the young scarlet macaw named Drago on Friday evening in a tree in the area where he had been searching.
The Daily Record reports (http://bit.ly/1A1WILW ) someone spotted the bird and told fair officials who called Brio.
Drago is part of the "Pirate's Parrot" show where fairgoers have their pictures taken and the trained birds swoop down and grab money held aloft.
Information from: Daily Record, http://www.kvnews.com
Aside from Jose Altuve, who leads the majors with 189 hits, Carter has put together one of the best seasons of any Astro.
Most of the team toils in relative obscurity after years of losing, but Carter is little known even by Houston standards.
An insurer has agreed to pay $250,000 to settle a lawsuit filed by former Wyoming County Council on Aging director Bob Graham over its refusal to provide a defense for him after he was sued by the state.
The settlement, if approved by the U. S. District Court in Bluefield, would end a long legal battle, both civil and criminal, over Graham's tenure as the director of the aging council and another nonprofit, All Care Home and Community Services.