1. HOPE DWINDLING

    Tibet Landslide: No Survivors

    AMDO COUNTY, CHINA - SEPTEMBER 23: (CHINA OUT) Workers stand on a gold dredge on the river on September 23, 2005 in Amdo County in the Tibetan Autonomous Region, China. A gold dredge can mine about 25 grams of gold in a day.  According to state media, gold mining industry has seriously damaged the vegetation and caused soil erosion, which is threatening the environment. (Photo by China Photos/Getty Images)

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    Rescue workers are still searching 36 hours after a landslide buried a miners' camp in Tibet. The first body was found on Saturday, out of a total 83 miners believed to have been trapped beneath 2 million cubic meters of earth. At this point, the chances of finding even a single survivor are “slim,” according to a rescue worker. The efforts of the 2,000 rescue workers have been hampered by poor weather, altitude sickness, and more landslides.

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