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Julio Iglesias Kicks Off Latest Concert Tour in Chile

Julio Iglesias Kicks Off Latest Concert Tour in Chile

Spanish singer Julio Iglesias will give four concerts in Chile beginning this weekend to promote his latest album "1," part of a tour that will take him later this month to Argentina and Paraguay. The 68-year-old artist will take the stage Saturday at a well-known casino in the northern city continue reading »

Brutal Torture Killing of Gay Chilean Man Result in Calls for Anti-Discriminiation Laws

Brutal Torture Killing of Gay Chilean Man Result in Calls for Anti-Discriminiation Laws

The United Nations human rights office urged the Government of Chile to pass a law against discrimination, including on grounds of sexual orientation and gender identity, following the recent killing of a young gay man in the capital, Santiago. continue reading »

Ricky Martin Dedicates GLAAD Award to Gay Chilean Man Hospitalized After Homophobic Attack

Ricky Martin Dedicates GLAAD Award to Gay Chilean Man Hospitalized After Homophobic Attack

Puerto Rican singer Ricky Martin dedicated a prize he received from the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation to a Chilean gay man who is in critical condition after being brutally attacked by a group of neo-Nazis. continue reading »

5.3 Earthquake Rattles Chile This Weekend, No Deaths or Damage Reported

5.3 Earthquake Rattles Chile This Weekend, No Deaths or Damage Reported

A magnitude-5.3 earthquake rattled central Chile before dawn without any victims, material damage or interruption of basic services reported. continue reading »

Anonymous Hackers Caught in Latin America

Anonymous Hackers Caught in Latin America

Interpol (The International Criminal Police Organization) carried out an investigation against Anonymous that led to 10 arrests in Argentina and another 15 in other countries. continue reading »

Don Francisco Now Has His Own Hollywood Star

Don Francisco Now Has His Own Hollywood Star

Don Francisco receives a Hollywood Star and honors from the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences tonight and in the same year 'Sabado Gigante' celebrates its 50th year on air. continue reading »

Search for Missing Plane in Chile Continues

Search for Missing Plane in Chile Continues

Search for Chilean plane that went missing this past Thursday during a routine flight from Melinka to Quellon will continue for another seven days according to state officials. continue reading »

Search Continues for Brazilian Tourist Lost in Villarrica Volcano

Search Continues for Brazilian Tourist Lost in Villarrica Volcano

Around 50 troops of "Socorro Andino, the "GOPE de Carbineros", guides from "Conaf", and private companies have all continued the search for Felipe Santos, a 21 year old Brazilian tourist lost in the volcano "Villarricca". continue reading »

Viña del Mar Festival in Chile Gets a Taste of Marc Anthony’s Steamy Salsa Moves

Viña del Mar Festival in Chile Gets a Taste of Marc Anthony’s Steamy Salsa Moves

Marc Anthony spiced with salsa the second night of the Viña del Mar International Song Festival and set the evening on fire with a tremendous burst of Caribbean rhythms continue reading »

Peru and Chile Worry Flooding Will Detonate Landmines on Roads

Peru and Chile Worry Flooding Will Detonate Landmines on Roads

Chilean and Peruvian officials are worrying about the recent heavy rainfall that is causing landmines to travel to more populated areas as they are being swept away by the water and mud caused by flooding rivers. continue reading »

Univ. of Pennsylvania Report: Chilean Think Tank Among Best in the World

Univ. of Pennsylvania Report: Chilean Think Tank Among Best in the World

According to a report out of the University of Pennsylvania, Chile is home to one of the world's top think tanks. Taking into account the think tanks' influence in policy, academic teams, originality, continue reading »

Bidding War for Chilean Disaster Flick ‘Aftershock’, Starring Eli Roth

Bidding War for Chilean Disaster Flick ‘Aftershock’, Starring Eli Roth

Deadline New York is reporting that studios have begun a bidding war for the distribution rights to a movie titled "Aftershock," centered on the Chilean earthquake of 2010. continue reading »

Chilean Man Steals 11,453 Pounds of Glacier Ice with Plans to Sell to Local Bars

Chilean Man Steals 11,453 Pounds of Glacier Ice with Plans to Sell to Local Bars

Chilean police surprised a man who was transporting in a refrigerated truck 5,200 kilograms (11,453 pounds) of ice that had removed from the Jorge Montt glacier, the cargo apparently destined for bars and restaurants here in the capital. continue reading »

Chilean Film Makers Win Big at Sundance Film Festival

Chilean Film Makers Win Big at Sundance Film Festival

The film "Violeta se fue a los cielos" (Violeta went to Heaven) directed by Chilean Andres Wood, and "Young & Wild," the first work by director Marialys Rivas, took the prizes for best international film and best international screenwriting at the Sundance Film Festival. continue reading »

Agreement With Walgreens Means Chileans Now Have Another Health Care Option While in the U.S.

Agreement With Walgreens Means Chileans Now Have Another Health Care Option While in the U.S.

Chileans in the United States now have another option for basic health care thanks to an agreement between the Chile and drug store giant Walgreens. continue reading »