Chilean Miners Could Be Rescued Within Days

For the Chilean miners who have been trapped half a mile under the ground for the last two months, there may soon literally be light at the end of the tunnel. On Friday afternoon a rescue shaft was just 130 feet away from the underground chamber where the 33 miners have been entombed since August 5. Chile's Minister of Mines Laurence Golborne says the so-called Plan B Schramm T-130 drill should reach the men by Saturday morning. If the drill succeeds, the men could be hoisted to freedom as...Full Story
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