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7 miners rescued after China mine fire kills 16 (AP)

Aug 7th, 2010 | By worldnews

BEIJING – Rescue workers pulled out the last seven trapped workers Saturday after an underground fire killed 16 people in China’s latest mining disaster. The
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China mines still deadly, as bosses ordered below

Aug 4th, 2010 | By admin

A month ago, China’s premier ordered mining officials to go down into the shafts with their workers, but the step meant to improve safety in the world’s deadliest mines hasn’t saved lives. More than 100 people have died in that time, with 24 people killed in two mine accidents reported Tuesday. State media have noted
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2 bodies found in flooded China mine that traps 11 (AP)

Jul 19th, 2010 | By worldnews

BEIJING – Rescuers found two bodies in a flooded coal shaft in northwestern China and 11 miners remained trapped Monday — a reminder of the
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