Rescuer lowered to trapped Chilean miners
SAN JOSE MINE, Chile (AP) -- A rescuer in a missile-like escape capsule was lowered down a nearly half-mile tunnel in the Chilean desert Tuesday night to bring 33 miners to fresh air and freedom after 69 days -- the longest anyone has ever been trapped underground and survived.
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