Wednesday, April 21. 2004, 12:00:00 AM UTC
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Wednesday, April 21, 2004
The last coal mine in France closes, ending nearly 300 years of coal mining.
, who revealed an
i nuclear weapons program in the 1980s, is released from
after serving 18 years for
: Two trains carrying explosives and fuel collide in
, killing 161 people, injuring 1,300 and destroying thousands of homes.