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Five years and a film later, there is no Hollywood ending for the rescued Chilean miners
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Five years and a film later, there is no Hollywood ending for the rescued Chilean miners

Nov 15th 2015, 9:30 PM 42,520 Views 17 Comments

‘We have felt abandoned from the start’.

Chilean miners' message to their World Cup hopefuls: 'impossible is nothing'
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Chilean miners' message to their World Cup hopefuls: 'impossible is nothing'

May 29th 2014, 3:36 PM 2,983 Views 4 Comments

Move over al Pacino, there’s a new inspirational speech in town.

Gabriel Byrne signs on to play engineering hero in Chilean miners movie
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# The 33

Gabriel Byrne signs on to play engineering hero in Chilean miners movie

Jan 28th 2014, 9:42 AM 1,242 Views 1 Comment

The 33 is already filming in Colombia.

Subdued miner Pena returns to run New York City Marathon
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Subdued miner Pena returns to run New York City Marathon

Nov 4th 2011, 11:56 AM 178 Views 0 Comments

“I’m very fortunate to have a team of therapists, and right now I feel pretty good,” said Chilean miner who earned the nickname, The Runner.

Nearly a year on, where are 'Los 33' now?
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Nearly a year on, where are 'Los 33' now?

Aug 4th 2011, 8:01 AM 1,071 Views 5 Comments

Lawuits, unemployment and psychological problems blight the lives of the most famous miners in the world who have struggled with fame and life outside the Copiapo mine.

Chilean copper miners' drama set for silver screen
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Chilean copper miners' drama set for silver screen

Jul 26th 2011, 11:03 AM 199 Views 1 Comment

The story of the 33 Chilean miners trapped for ten weeks last year is to be made into a major Hollywood movie.

Chilean mine collapse report blames owners
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Chilean mine collapse report blames owners

Jan 21st 2011, 10:10 PM 486 Views 0 Comments

The mining accident which trapped 33 men below ground for 72 days has been blamed on poor regulation and inadequate safety measures.

2010 in review: August
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2010 in review: August

Dec 27th 2010, 11:55 AM 418 Views 0 Comments

Authorities approve a mosque near Ground Zero, a Chilean mine collapses, and a Coventry woman puts a cat in a wheelie bin.

Facebook's Zuckerberg named Time's Person of the Year
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Facebook's Zuckerberg named Time's Person of the Year

Dec 15th 2010, 1:22 PM 541 Views 0 Comments

A public campaign to have WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange given one of publishing’s highest honours ultimately falls short.

Marathon man: Chilean miner finishes 42km New York Marathon
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Marathon man: Chilean miner finishes 42km New York Marathon

Nov 9th 2010, 8:01 AM 975 Views 1 Comment

Edison Peña – who trained by running up and down the tunnels at the San Jose mine – finishes in 5 hrs 40 mins.

10 more Chilean miners set to leave hospital
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10 more Chilean miners set to leave hospital

Oct 15th 2010, 5:32 PM 95 Views 0 Comments

The 33 men are believed to have made a pact to divide earnings generated by media appearances and interviews.

In pictures: the Chilean rescue, as it unfolded
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In pictures: the Chilean rescue, as it unfolded

Oct 14th 2010, 4:09 PM 434 Views 0 Comments

The world feared they were dead – and will never forget how they lived. Relive the rescue in pictures.

One man, a mine, his wife and his lover
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One man, a mine, his wife and his lover

Oct 14th 2010, 9:45 AM 716 Views 1 Comment

After his wife met his mistress at a vigil, Yonni Barrios might have been the only man who actually had a good reason to want to stay down the mine.

Timeline of a truly great escape
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Timeline of a truly great escape

Oct 14th 2010, 9:14 AM 889 Views 7 Comments

One by one, the stepped into the light. A minute-by-minute account of the how the rescue unfolded.

Seeing the light: 33 miners freed after ten-week torture
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Seeing the light: 33 miners freed after ten-week torture

Oct 14th 2010, 8:13 AM 275 Views 0 Comments

They scheduled 48 hours: it took only 25 to release the 33 miners and the six rescuers who went to help them.

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Haircuts and heels: Miners' wives race to look their best

Oct 12th 2010, 1:18 PM 738 Views 0 Comments

As the countdown to the rescue of 33 miners begins in Chile, the men’s partners start their own preparations…

Chile: what happens next?
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Chile: what happens next?

Oct 11th 2010, 9:27 AM 271 Views 0 Comments

The countdown to the rescue of the Chilean miners is finally underway. Here’s how the next 48 hours are likely to play out.

Wife of trapped Chilean miner meets mistress at vigil
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# In A Hole

Wife of trapped Chilean miner meets mistress at vigil

Oct 3rd 2010, 2:34 PM 2,409 Views 0 Comments

Stand-off begins as both wife and mistress announce they are waiting on Yonni Barrios to emerge from the mine.

First baby born to trapped Chilean miner
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First baby born to trapped Chilean miner

Sep 15th 2010, 11:46 AM 392 Views 0 Comments

Some good news for miners trapped underground for 40 days.

Chilean miners in good spirits (video)
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Chilean miners in good spirits (video)

Aug 27th 2010, 3:56 PM 272 Views 0 Comments

Miners record special messages for their anxious relatives, as one family says it will sue mine owners.