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Bomb rocks Chile metro, 7 injured

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A bomb rocked a Santiago metro station on Monday, injuring seven people in a blast Chile’s government called a “terrorist act.”

Posted: September 9th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

American woman found dead in Chile apartment

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A young American woman whose body was found in her Temuco apartment may have been murdered, Chilean authorities said Sunday, just two months after arriving in the country.

Posted: September 8th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Chile: 3 more charged in Victor Jara murder

This undated file photo released by the Victor Jara Foundation shows Chilean folk singer Victor Jara, who was killed in the opening days of the dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet. AP

Chile charged three more people on Wednesday in the murder of folk singer Victor Jara during the country’s 1973 military coup.

Posted: September 4th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

US Geological Survey: 6.4 earthquake in Chile


A 6.4-magnitude earthquake rocked the region around Valparaiso, Chile on Saturday, the US Geological Survey reported.

Posted: August 24th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

UN urges Chile to allow abortion in some cases


The UN Human Rights Committee asked Chile Thursday to make exceptions to its ban on abortion in cases of rape, incest and the health of the mother.

Posted: July 25th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »