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Bolivia Accuses 3 Miners of Killing Deputy Interior Minister

Bolivian officials have accused three miners, including the president of a mining federation, of killing the country's deputy interior minister. Forty other miners have been detained in the case. Rodolfo Illanes was kidnapped and beaten to death Thursday by striking miners after he went to Panduro, some 130 kilometers from the capital, La Paz, to mediate in a conflict over mining laws.  An autopsy found that Illanes died of trauma to the brain and...

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