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Trapped miners rescued in Nicaragua; 5 remain
BONANZA, Nicaragua (AP) — Rescue workers and trapped miners alike frantically dug away at opposite sides of rock and mud that blocked a Nicaragua gold mine, finally succeeding in freeing at least 20 men. Efforts to reach five miners still missing continued Saturday.(8/30/2014 6:51:14 PM)
Rescued Nicaragua miners join hunt for missing comrades
Twenty workers dramatically rescued from a collapsed Nicaraguan gold mine joined frantic efforts to find eight comrades still missing after the cave-in, officials said Saturday. They later determined that three more miners -- who did not have relatives in the area to report their disappearance to officials -- had failed to return from the mine after the mishap. "The boys spent the night under ...(8/30/2014 7:08:38 PM)
Rescuers race to reach trapped miners in Nicaragua
BONANZA, Nicaragua (AP) — Rescuers in Nicaragua raced Friday to reach at least 24 freelance gold miners trapped by a landslide, including 20 who have been located and have managed to communicate with emergency crews.(8/29/2014 10:13:27 PM)
Some trapped miners rescued in Nicaragua; 5 remain
BONANZA, Nicaragua – Rescue workers and trapped miners alike frantically dug away at opposite sides of rock and mud that blocked a Nicaragua gold mine, finally succeeding in freeing at least 20 men. Efforts to reach five miners still missing continued Saturday.(8/31/2014 8:38:59 AM)
Nicaragua mine collapse: Most of 26 trapped gold miners rescued (+video)
Nicaragua mine collapse: Twenty-two of 26 trapped freelance gold miners were rescued in Nicaragua Saturday. One rescued miner said they saw an avalanche of mud and rock that some were crushed in.(8/30/2014 4:05:19 PM)
Nicaragua mine collapse: Most of 26 trapped gold miners rescued
Nicaragua mine collapse: Twenty-two of 26 trapped freelance gold miners were rescued in Nicaragua Saturday. One rescued miner said they saw an avalanche of mud and rock that some were crushed in.(8/30/2014 11:03:41 AM)
11 of 24 trapped gold miners rescued in Nicaragua
BONANZA, Nicaragua – Rescuers using long ladders tried to get food and water to freelance miners trapped in a Nicaraguan gold mine, as the effort to reach the 24 men entered its second day.(8/30/2014 1:53:53 AM)
22 miners rescued from Nicaragua gold mine after landslide
By Jimmy Sanchez BONANZA Nicaragua (Reuters) - Rescue workers have freed 22 miners who were trapped in a gold mine after a landslide in northern Nicaragua, and the government on Saturday vowed to continue search efforts for several workers that remained stuck underground. Some 29 miners were trapped on Thursday after heavy rains provoked a landslide at the mine in the Bonanza project, about 260 ...(8/30/2014 5:04:49 PM)
22 trapped gold miners rescued in Nicaragua
Bonanza, Nicaragua — Rescue workers and trapped miners alike frantically dug away at opposite sides of rock and mud that blocked a Nicaragua gold mine, finally succeeding in freeing at least 20 men even as efforts to reach those still missing continued Sa(8/30/2014 12:26:21 PM)
Migration outlier: How Nicaragua escaped neighbors' deadly spiral
By Ivan Castro MANAGUA (Reuters) - Victor Toruno was just 12 when he ran away from an abusive father to join a local street gang in Nicaragua, graduating from thief to drug dealer. It is a far cry from the fate of 17-year-old Jorge who lives just 150 miles (240 km) away in neighboring Honduras, surrounded by gang members in a neighborhood where nine people were murdered in three months ...(8/28/2014 1:36:52 AM)
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