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  • Maroon 5 Feb 29

    Adam Levine Addresses Maroon 5's ‘Unprofessional' Performance at Chilean Music Festival

    Adam Levine is apologizing to Chilean fans after he and Maroon 5 delivered what some called a “lackluster” performance on Thursday night.

  • Chilean Air Force Dec 12, 2019

    Chilean Air Force Locates Possible Debris From Missing Plane

    Debris believed to be from a military transport plane carrying 38 people that vanished two days ago en route to the Antarctic has been discovered in the frigid, treacherous waters between the icy continent and South America, Chile’s Air Force said Wednesday. Air Force Gen. Eduardo Mosqueira said “sponge” material, possibly from the plane’s fuel tank, was found floating...

  • Donald Trump Nov 8, 2019

    China Says Beijing, US to Lift Tariff Hikes as Talks Advance

    The prospects for a preliminary breakthrough in the U.S.-China trade war improved Thursday after the two sides agreed to reduce some punitive tariffs on each other’s goods, though the full extent of the rollback wasn’t clear. A Chinese spokesman announced the development Thursday as talks on ending the trade war progressed, and it triggered a rally in U.S. stock markets....

  • PRESIDENT Nov 2, 2019

    Chile Backs Away From Tax Breaks on the Rich Amid Protests

    Chile’s government said on Friday that it is backing away from a plan to cut corporate taxes following two weeks of protests fed by anger of inequality. Tens of thousands were demonstrating again Friday in the capital, continuing protests that have shaken the country and forced the cancellation of two major international summits that had been scheduled for Santiago. Small...

  • PRESIDENT Oct 30, 2019

    Chile Cancels Climate, Trade Summits Amid Protest Chaos

    Chilean President Sebastián Piñera said Wednesday that he is canceling two major international summits so he can respond to protracted nationwide protests over economic inequality that have left more than a dozen people dead, hundreds injured and businesses and infrastructure damaged. The decision to call off the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation and U.N. global climate gatherings, planned for November and December,...

  • Donald Trump Oct 25, 2019

    Pledges for Global Climate Fund Reach $9.8 Billion

    Governments across the world have pledged $9.8 billion to help poor nations tackle climate change at a conference the United States did not take part in, the fund coordinating support said Friday. Yannick Glemarec, the executive director of the Green Climate Fund, said 27 countries announced contributions by the end of the two-day conference in Paris. The United States did...

  • director Oct 24, 2019

    What's Behind Fiery Latin American Protests?

    Chile is one of the richest countries in the region. Haiti is the poorest. Ecuador has a centrist government. Bolivia’s is socialist. Yet, from Port-au-Prince to Santiago, furious demonstrators were marching this week to demand fundamental change, part of a wave of often-violent protests that has set tires, government offices, trains and metro stations ablaze across Latin America and the...

  • American Airlines Oct 22, 2019

    4 Flight Attendants Arrested at MIA on Money Laundering Charges

    Four flight attendants were arrested at Miami International Airport on money laundering and other charges after authorities found them carrying thousands of dollars in cash during a routine Customs check.

  • PRESIDENT Oct 21, 2019

    'We Are at War': Violent Protests in Chile Leave at Least 11 Dead

    Protesters defied an emergency decree and confronted police in Chile’s capital Monday, continuing disturbances that have left at least 11 dead and led the president to say the country is “at war.” Police used tear gas and streams of water to break up a march by hundreds of students and union members on one of Santiago’s main streets, but demonstrators...

  • PRESIDENT Oct 19, 2019

    Chile Declares a State of Emergency Amid Protests in Capital

    A chaotic atmosphere pervaded the Chilean capital Friday after student protests against an increase in bus and subway fare deviated into a series of riots and fires, in light of which President Sebastián Piñera declared a state of emergency. Hundreds of thousands of Santiago residents returned with much difficulty to their homes after the metro operator suspended service becasue of...

  • Donald Trump Oct 11, 2019

    US Suspends Tariff Hike on Chinese Imports

    Speaking to reporters Friday, President Donald Trump said China and the U.S. are close on a limited deal including farm exports and that a U.S. tariff increase planned for Tuesday will no longer go into effect.

  • Chile Sep 29, 2019

    Magnitude 6.8 Earthquake Strikes Off Chilean Coast

    A powerful magnitude 6.8 earthquake shook the coast of Chile on Sunday, swaying buildings in the capital of Santiago. The national emergency agency said there were no reported injuries or damage to basic services. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake hit at 10:57 a.m. local time (1557 GMT) and was centered 66 kilometers (40 miles) west-southwest of the city...

  • VMS Sep 26, 2019

    Drunken Driver Sentenced to 22 Years for Crash That Killed 3 Children

    Thomas Hawks drove a pickup truck into the back of a family’s car, killing three young children. Chris Gordon reports on his sentencing.

  • Italy Sep 25, 2019

    Airbnb Offering All-Expense-Paid Trip to Antarctica for Science Research

    Airbnb is offering a handful of people concerned about the environment a chance to participate in scientific research on how to help preserve it during an all-expense-paid trip to Antarctica. The Antarctic Sabbatical, as the travel company is dubbing it, will give five people the opportunity to study how widely microplastics have infiltrated the region. Over a month’s time in...

  • NEW YORK Aug 29, 2019

    Teen Eco-Activist Greta Thunberg Arrives in New York After 2-Week Sail

    Eco-activist Greta Thunberg arrived in New York City on Wednesday, two weeks after she set sail from the English coastline, as part of her campaign to pressure politicians to put climate change at the top of their agendas.

  • NBCUniversal Inc. Aug 1, 2019

    Watch: Citizens Capture Effects of 6.8 Magnitude Earthquake in Chile

    A 6.8 magnitude earthquake hit central Chile Thursday at 2:28 p.m. local time.

  • United States Jun 18, 2019

    Sunday's US Women's World Cup Win Set Group Match Ratings Record

    The Americans’ 3-0 win over Chile set a record for the most-watched group-stage Women’s World Cup match on U.S. English-language television. Fox drew 5,324,000 viewers for Sunday’s game, topping 4,492,000 for the Americans’ 0-0 group-stage draw against Sweden in 2015. The game was the most-watched English-language soccer telecast in the country since last year’s men’s World Cup final. In addition,...

  • United States Jun 7, 2019

    2019 Women's World Cup Schedule of Soccer Games

    The 2019 Women’s World Cup kicks off Friday, June 7, in Paris with 24 teams vying for soccer’s biggest prize over the course of the month. Telemundo networks will provide Spanish-language coverage and livestream all of the matches. FOX will air English language coverage. Team USA, the No. 1-ranked defending champions, first play on Tuesday, June 11, at 3 p.m., against Thailand.

  • Nancy Pelosi May 12, 2019

    Maduro's Foes Fill Embassies in Venezuela as Crisis Deepens

    From the lush tropical garden of the Chilean ambassador’s residence, Venezuelan opposition leader Freddy Guevara takes a much-anticipated call from a foreign diplomat and asks him to protect a fellow lawmaker fleeing President Nicolás Maduro’s latest crackdown. “Gracias, Gracias ambassador. In the name of all of us,” said Guevara speaking into his cellphone as he sits down for a rare...

  • San Diego Mar 8, 2019

    Scientists Discover Different Kind of Killer Whale Off Chile

    For decades, there were tales from fishermen and tourists, even lots of photos, of a mysterious killer whale that just didn’t look like all the others, but scientists had never seen one.

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