Chilean Miners

The Takeaway

One Year Later, A Look Back at the Chilean Miners

Thursday, October 13, 2011

This time last year, 33 miners who had been trapped underground for 68 days in Chile were finally rescued. People in Chile and around the world watched as their rescue played out on televisions, radio and the internet. The whole event raised many questions, about what it means to be Chilean, what it's like to be trapped in a mine, and where the miners would go from here.

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Chilean Miner Turned Marathoner Arrives in New York City

Thursday, November 04, 2010

After being trapped in a mine for 69 days, Chilean miner Edison Peña is getting ready to pound the pavement in the ING New York City marathon this Sunday.



Chileans in New York Rejoice as Rescue of Miners Continues

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

As the world watches the unfolding rescue of 33 trapped miners in Chile, Chileans in the New York metro area are paying special attention.

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