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- Heavy machinery used in bid to reach toddler down 360-foot hole
Spanish boy Julen Rosello fell into the narrow waterhole five days ago and hasn't been heard, but there's still hope he's alive
CBS News. Friday, 18 Jan 2019.
- Girl with autism meets real-life Cinderella, who then sent to her Disney World
"I was more than happy to be Cinderella for that little girl," said a heavy equipment operator named Olivia Spark
CBS News. Saturday, 29 Dec 2018.
- Rescuers dig through rubble for survivors after Indonesian tsunami kills 281
Search and rescue officials used their bare hands and some heavy machinery to clear the remains of buildings on Monday.
CNBC. Monday, 24 Dec 2018.
- Man, 67, has his arm RESEWN after he accidentally cut it off while operating heavy machinery
The unnamed 67-year-old was airlifted to emergency surgery at Shonan Kamakura General Hospital, Japan, where doctors reattached his limb by taking a 'muscle graft' from his back.
Daily Mail. Monday, 10 Dec 2018.
- US Presence at Cuba Trade Fair Dwindles Given Trump Hostility
A yellow excavator, forklift and other heavy equipment made by U.S. ...
Voice of America. Tuesday, 30 Oct 2018.
- US military to send 5,200 troops, helicopters, heavy equipment to border
The U.S. military is preparing to send at least as 5,200 active duty troops to the southwest border ahead of the anticipated arrival of a migrant caravan.
ABC News. Tuesday, 30 Oct 2018.
- Rescue underway in U.S. Pacific islands as super typhoon strikes
Rescue teams and heavy equipment were mobilized across the Northern Mariana Islands on Thursday after a super typhoon hit U.S. Western Pacific territories overnight, causing blackouts and damage to critical infrastructure.
Reuters. Thursday, 25 Oct 2018.
- 4 days after storm, large swath of Panhandle suffering
MEXICO BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Crews with backhoes and other heavy equipment scooped up splintered boards, broken glass, chunks of asphalt and other debris ...
Daily Mail. Sunday, 14 Oct 2018.
- UPDATE 4-Hurricane Michael's death toll could rise as Florida searches intensify
Rescuers used heavy equipment to clear debris in the Florida Panhandle towns hit hardest by Hurricane Michael, searching for survivors amid expectations the death toll of 12 from the powerful storm likely will climb.
Reuters. Friday, 12 Oct 2018.
- Hurricane Michael proves deadly in at least 4 states as Florida searches underway
Using heavy equipment to push aside debris and with helicopters circling overhead, rescuers in the Florida Panhandle searched for trapped residents as officials warned on Friday the death toll from Hurricane Michael was expected to rise.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Friday, 12 Oct 2018.
- Amazon warehouse accidents total 440
Workers have suffered fractures, head injuries and collisions with heavy equipment, the GMB union says.
BBC News. Wednesday, 10 Oct 2018.
- Days After Indonesia Tsunami, Burying the Dead and Begging for Aid
Rescue efforts have been hindered by a lack of heavy equipment. Desperate Indonesians are trying to pull rubble away by hand.
New York Times. Tuesday, 2 Oct 2018.
- Indonesia Tsunami Death Toll Climbs Above 800
Casualty figures were expected to rise significantly as rescuers scrambled to reach the worst-hit areas. Without heavy equipment, people were using their hands to claw through rubble.
New York Times. Monday, 1 Oct 2018.
- 'Ground coffee' with soil perks in Brazil
Coffee harvesting is often done with heavy machinery that can compact the soil. Additionally, up to 20 percent of coffee berries fall to the ground. Researchers brewed up a solution to restore soil and decrease the loss.
Science Daily. Monday, 24 Sep 2018.
- Flower Mound Uses Heavy Machinery to Fight Wildfires
A Denton County fire department has a new weapon to battle wildland fires. Photo Credit: NBC 5 News.
NBC. Thursday, 9 Aug 2018.
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