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Perils of mining 5 20110926

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Rescue workers in Chile are working to free a miner trapped 1000 feet underground after a mine collapsed in the northern Atacama region.
Perils of mining 5 20110926

Chilean Mining Minister Laurence Golborne speaks during a press conference at the San Jose mine, near the city of Copiapo, 800 kilometers (480 miles) north of Santiago. Oct. 9, 2010. At the time, 33 miners were trapped within the mine, in the end all were successfully rescued.