General News Archive - May 21, 2005
LOS ANGELES, Chile - The bodies of 14 soldiers who died in a blizzard in the Andes were recovered by army patrols in four-wheeled drive vehicles Saturday, but 31 were still missing and feared dead from the ill-fated march that got caught in a "snow tsunami." Helicopters joined the search Saturday for the first time because of clearing weather, but the possibility of finding the missing alive are considered slim, army chief Gen.
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).