Rescue operations at an old South African gold mine were stopped after police arrested 11 miners who had been hoisted out and the rest refused to come up the shaft, the Emergency Rescue 24 service said.
Chilean emergency agencies are battling 18 wildfires across the central-southern region that choked the capital Santiago in smog over the weekend as the South American country enters a fourth year of drought.
For survivors of the July 7, 2005, suicide bombings on London, the most important result of a coroner’s inquest may be recommendations for changes at emergency-service and intelligence agencies, rather than the ruling on the causes of death of 52 victims.
A Ukrainian cybercriminal was sentenced to 18 years in prison by a U.S. judge for his role in co-founding the CarderPlanet website, where thieves sold stolen credit-card data and other financial information.
Paramedics free men trapped at old mine near Robertville, west of Johannesburg, ER24 emergency service says in e-mailed statement. *Men went missing 3 days ago *4 men thought to be illegal miners; taken into custody