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Anniversary of Trapped Miners

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Anniversary of Trapped Miners

Anniversary of Trapped Miners

Anniversary of Trapped Miners

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Today marks the one-year anniversary of the rescue of nine miners in Somerset, Pa. Writer Jeff Goodell covered the story for CNN and edited their stories into a book. He recently returned to the area around Somerset to learn what's become of the miners and the townspeople. His story appears in Sunday's New York Times Magazine.

Guest:

Jeff Goodell
*Frequent contributor to The New York Times Magazine
*Author of this week's cover story, "Who's a Hero Now?"

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