Top national and international stories of 2010
Alex Ibanez, Chilean Presidential Press Office/ AP Photo
The Chilean minersIn the rare mining disaster with a happy ending, 33 Chilean workers were rescued on Oct. 13 after spending almost three months trapped underground. The miners were hauled up in a cage through a narrow hole drilled through 2,000 feet of rock, and became worldwide inspirations for prevailing through their ordeal.
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