Chilean Miners archive

  • Chilean miners: Apple to the rescue
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    Chilean miners: Apple to the rescue

    By 15 October 2010

    Getting stuck down that hole was the best thing that ever happened to those miners. Not only are they enjoying world-wide fame, are in line for a big compensation payout, and have been invited to watch both Manchester United and Real Madrid play - they've...

  • Trapped Chilean miners barred from playing with Sony PSPs or iPods
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    Trapped Chilean miners barred from playing with Sony PSPs or iPods

    By 27 September 2010

    It now seems that the 33 miners trapped underground in Chile will have to wait it out until November for rescue; so it helps that several items to take their mind off of their predicament, such as a TV, have been sent down small holes to them. However,...