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#Chilean Miners

# chilean-miners - Sunday 15 November, 2015

Five years and a film later, there is no Hollywood ending for the rescued Chilean miners
# Los 33
# Los 33

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

Nov 15th 2015, 9:30 PM 42,543 Views 17 Comments

‘We have felt abandoned from the start’.

# chilean-miners - Thursday 29 May, 2014

Chilean miners' message to their World Cup hopefuls: 'impossible is nothing'
# World Cup
From The42
# World Cup

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

May 29th 2014, 3:36 PM 2,986 Views 4 Comments

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

# chilean-miners - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

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

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

Jan 28th 2014, 9:42 AM 1,244 Views 1 Comment

The 33 is already filming in Colombia.

# chilean-miners - Friday 4 November, 2011

Subdued miner Pena returns to run New York City Marathon
# On Track
From The42
# On Track

Subdued miner Pena returns to run New York City Marathon

Nov 4th 2011, 11:56 AM 181 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.

# chilean-miners - Thursday 4 August, 2011

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

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

Aug 4th 2011, 8:01 AM 1,073 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-miners - Tuesday 26 July, 2011

Chilean copper miners' drama set for silver screen
# Chilean Miners
From The Daily Edge
# Chilean Miners

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-miners - Sunday 13 February, 2011

# chilean-miners - Friday 21 January, 2011

Chilean mine collapse report blames owners
# Chilean Miners
# Chilean Miners

Chilean mine collapse report blames owners

Jan 21st 2011, 10:10 PM 491 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.

# chilean-miners - Monday 27 December, 2010

2010 in review: August
# Review2010
# Review2010

2010 in review: August

Dec 27th 2010, 11:55 AM 420 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.

# chilean-miners - Wednesday 15 December, 2010

Facebook's Zuckerberg named Time's Person of the Year
# Greed Is Good
# Greed Is Good

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

Dec 15th 2010, 1:22 PM 542 Views 0 Comments

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

# chilean-miners - Tuesday 9 November, 2010

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

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.

# chilean-miners - Saturday 16 October, 2010

# chilean-miners - Friday 15 October, 2010

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

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.

# chilean-miners - Thursday 14 October, 2010

In pictures: the Chilean rescue, as it unfolded
# The Great Escape
# The Great Escape

In pictures: the Chilean rescue, as it unfolded

Oct 14th 2010, 4:09 PM 440 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
# Love Triangle
# Love Triangle

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
# The Great Escape
# The Great Escape

Timeline of a truly great escape

Oct 14th 2010, 9:14 AM 898 Views 2 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
# The Great Escape
# The Great Escape

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.

# chilean-miners - Tuesday 12 October, 2010

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

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

Oct 12th 2010, 1:18 PM 742 Views 0 Comments

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

# chilean-miners - Monday 11 October, 2010

Chile: what happens next?
# Chilean Miners
# Chilean Miners

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.

# chilean-miners - Sunday 3 October, 2010

Wife of trapped Chilean miner meets mistress at vigil
# In A Hole
From The Daily Edge
# 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.

# chilean-miners - Wednesday 15 September, 2010

First baby born to trapped Chilean miner
# Trapped Miners
# Trapped Miners

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 - Friday 27 August, 2010

Chilean miners in good spirits (video)
# Trapped Miners
# Trapped Miners

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.