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Judge orders Chilean president exhumed
Judge orders Chilean president exhumed
A Chilean judge ordered the remains of former president Salvador Allende exhumed for an investigation into whether he was murdered in a 1973 coup...
Dozens killed in Chile prison fire
Dozens killed in Chile prison fire
A fire broke out at a prison in the Chilean capital early on Wednesday, killing 81 inmates and injuring many more, including a firefighter, prison...
Massive quake hits Chile, hundreds dead
Massive quake hits Chile, hundreds dead
One of the world's most powerful earthquakes in a century battered Chile on Saturday, killing at least 214 people, knocking down buildings and...
Pole dancer perks up Santiago commute
Pole dancer perks up Santiago commute
A pole dancer who took her writhing spins where they had never been -- on to a pole inside a subway car -- perked up the morning commute in...
Chilean man wakes up at his own wake
Chilean man wakes up at his own wake
An 81-year old man in the small Chilean village of Angol shocked his grieving relatives by waking up in his coffin at his own wake, local media...
Sex worker auctions '27 hours of love'
Sex worker auctions '27 hours of love'
A Chilean sex worker has auctioned 27 hours of sex to raise money for the country's largest charity during an annual fund-raising campaign.
Pinochet's suits on sale ... to supporters only
Pinochet's suits on sale ... to supporters only
Clothes of the late Augusto Pinochet are on sale at a central Santiago tailor's shop, but only to customers identified as the Chilean dictator's...
Fifty-three trapped after Chile volcano eruption
Fifty-three trapped after Chile volcano eruption
Chilean military vehicles were en route on Wednesday to rescue 53 people trapped in a wilderness park after one of the country's largest volcanoes...
Big earthquake kills two in Chile, hits mining
Big earthquake kills two in Chile, hits mining
A powerful earthquake hit mineral-rich northern Chile on Wednesday, killing at least two people, injuring more than 100 and halting output at some...
Chile judge orders arrest of Pinochet family
Chile judge orders arrest of Pinochet family
A Chilean judge on Thursday ordered the arrest of the widow and five children of late dictator Augusto Pinochet as part of an investigation into...
Chile's top court rules to extradite Fujimori
Chile's top court rules to extradite Fujimori
Chile's Supreme Court said on Friday it had ruled to extradite Peru's former president Alberto Fujimori to face charges of embezzlement and human...
Chile judge rules former Peru president not to be extradited
Chile judge rules former Peru president not to be extradited
A Chilean Supreme Court judge has ruled that former Peruvian President Alberto Fujimori should not be extradited to Peru to face human rights and...