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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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 ... 07/23/2014 - 10:54 am | View Website
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274 Dead in Turkey's Worst-Ever Coal Mine Disaster Relatives of miners trapped in a coal mine wait in front of the site in Soma, western Turkey, May 14, 2014. 05/14/2014 - 5:32 pm | View Website
Prosecutors say a 24-year-old man has pleaded guilty to an accessory charge in the slayings of a Weld County woman and her mother.
The Weld County District Attorney's Office says Justin O'Donnell entered his plea Friday for the Feb. 6 deaths of 36-year-old Alisha Johns and 56-year-old Sherri Pachello.
Chicago authorities are reporting that one person was killed and six others wounded while standing on West Side street corner.
A Chicago Fire Department spokesman said Friday one person was dead at the scene of the shooting in the East Garfield Park neighborhood. The spokesman says two people were hospitalized in critical condition, two are in fair condition and one is in good condition.
D. Navarro grounded out, second baseman B. Roberts to pitcher Kuroda.
Blue Jays 3, Yankees 0.
B. Roberts infield single to third, McCann scored, Headley to third, I. Suzuki to second.
Gardner hit a sacrifice fly to center fielder Gose, Headley scored, I. Suzuki to third.
Blue Jays 3, Yankees 2.
Me. Cabrera hit into a double play, second baseman B.