BC-AS--China-Mine Deaths, 0092
Contributed by NAMPA / Associated Press.
Coal mine collapses in northern China, killing at least 21<
Chinese state TV says 21 coal miners were killed when their mine collapsed<
Eds: Updates with death toll rising to 21.<
BEIJING (AP) - Twenty-one coal miners were killed when a mine collapsed in northern China, state media reported Sunday.
The disaster occurred Saturday in Shenmu in Shaanxi province in the heart of the country's coal-mining belt, according to state TV and the Xinhua News Agency.
Sixty-six other miners ...