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  • Hopes fade for survivors after Turkish mine fire kills more than 274

    May 14, 2014 | 10:38 am

    Hopes faded of finding more survivors in a coal mine in western Turkey on Wednesday, where 274 workers were confirmed killed and more than 90 more still feared to be trapped in what is likely to prove the nation's worst ever industrial disaster.

    Anger over the deadly fire at the...

  • Israeli soldier killed in Golan mine explosion

    May 21, 2013 | 3:43 pm

    An Israeli soldier was killed in a mine explosion in the southern Golan Heights.

    The soldier was taking part Tuesday in a minefield-clearing operation, according to the Israel Defense Forces, and was killed when an old anti-tank mine exploded. Two other soldiers were injured.

  • King Solomon’s copper mine may be reopened

    By Brett Kline

    September 13, 2007 | 8:00 pm

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    King Solomon would be paying close attention to the Mexican flag flying over the yellow sliding gate in front of the rocky desert hills just south of the Timna Park Reserve in southern Israel.

    About 18 miles north of Eilat, along a stretch of Route 90, the stark,...