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21 Chinese coal miners trapped by underground flood

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The mine in Hutubi County in the Xinjiang region flooded at about 6:10 nm. op Saterdag, the Xinhua News Agency said. It said eight people were rescued. China's coal mines are among the world's deadliest, regularly...

21 Chinese miners trapped by underground flood in Xinjiang coal mine

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Eight miners have been rescued and 21 remain trapped in a coal mine that flooded in northwest China's Xinjiang region, Chinese state news agency Xinhua reported on Sunday, citing a local emergency department. A part...

New York City buys a historic home believed to have been part of the Underground Railroad

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New York City has purchased a historic Brooklyn home, believed to have once harbored those fleeing slavery. City officials announced the purchase of 227 Duffield Street in Brooklyn on Monday, in a move that Mayor Bi...

Rescue operation to free miners trapped underground for nearly 2 weeks could take another 15 dae

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Chinese officials say it could day 15 days to drill through 70 tons of debris to reach miners trapped underground for nearly two weeks after an explosion at a gold mine in eastern China. Twenty-two miners were left...

Iran unveils underground missile base on Gulf coast, state media says

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Iran has unveiled an underground base for "strategic missiles" on its Gulf coastline, volgens staatsmedia. Video broadcast by state media Friday showed the head of Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards, Major Gen...