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Hopes Dim for Survivors as Turkey Mine Death Toll Nears 300

Several more bodies have been pulled from a coal mine in Turkey, bringing the death toll from an explosion and fire to 299.   Turkey's minister of energy and natural resources, Taner Yildiz, says only three miners are believed to still be missing Saturday with little chance they will be found alive. A new fire in the mine Saturday has hampered rescue and recovery efforts. Tuesday's electrical transformer blast in Soma is Turkey's worst-ever coal mine disaster. A...

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