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One year anniversary of miner rescue in Chile

CHILE (FOX) -- A year ago today all eyes were on Chile and the 33 miners who were pulled out of a mine one-by-one.

Iraq, Libya, Argentina, Honduras, The Netherlands

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Iraq, A string of bombings has killed at least 25-people and sent dozens more to the hospital. Suicide bombers detonated explosives in a handful of neighborhoods.

Somalia, New Zealand, Mexico, Argentina

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Somalia, an Italian vessel came under attack by pirates on Monday. Twenty-three people were on board the Monte Cristo. The 11-people holding them hostage have been arrested.

Thailand, Mexico, England, The Atlantic Ocean, Australia

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Thailand, it’s believed drug traffickers killed 13-Chinese sailors on cargo boats that were hijacked last week. The thirteenth and last body was found this morning.

South Africa, France, China, Slovenia, Latvia

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – South Africa, the celebrations continue for leader Desmond Tutu who's now 80-years-old. The 1984 recipient of the Noble Peace Prize and he’s also used his stature to campaign for human rights.

England, New Zealand, Israel, Norway

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – England, a paper-mache piggy bank was smashed in front of the Bank of England. Officials just announced 100-billion dollars is getting pumped into the British economy.

South Africa, Libya, India, Chile, Spain

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – South Africa, University students and professors are angry about an upcoming trip by the Dalai Lama that was cancelled because the government didn't issue him a visa on time.

Somalia, Libya, United Kingdom, The Netherlands, China

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Somalia, dozens of young people are believed to be dead after a truck bomb exploded right where they were applying for scholarships for college. At least 70-people are dead.

Greece, The Philippines, Taiwan, United States, China, Australia

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Greece, 30-thousand government workers are getting pink slips to keep the country from going bankrupt. The EU and IMF are demanding those layoffs in exchange for 8-billion dollars in additional bailout money.

Amanda Knox found not guilty of murder

THIS IS A FOX44 NEWS UPDATE: Amanda Knox and her boyfriend have been found innocent and were set free. They were found guilty of the charge of slander, which carries at 3 year sentence.