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Chile Donates Poet Gabriela Mistral’s Literary Legacy to Organization of American States

Chile Donates Poet Gabriela Mistral’s Literary Legacy to Organization of American States

The Permanent Representative of Chile to the Organization of American States (OAS), Ambassador Dario Paya, presented to the Hemispheric organization’s Columbus Library, on behalf of his government, the Documentary Fund of Gabriela Mistral’s Literary Legacy. continue reading »

New Dancing Dog Shakes it for Don Francisco (VIDEO)

New Dancing Dog Shakes it for Don Francisco (VIDEO)

Meet Carrie, the name of this puppy that surprised Don Francisco with a performance of 'Cueca', the national dance of Chile. continue reading »

Chilean Conjoined Twins Separated Successfully (VIDEO)

Chilean Conjoined Twins Separated Successfully (VIDEO)

Some 100 medical professionals participated in the almost 20 hr. long procedure to separate 10-month-old Chilean conjoined twins María Paz and María José Paredes. continue reading »

iTunes Store Opens in Latin America

iTunes Store Opens in Latin America

Yesterday, Latin American iTunes Store users could only download apps for their Apple devices; today, they can purchase music, movies, TV shows and more! At midnight this morning, the iTune continue reading »

Join us This and Every Sunday At HS-News Open Mic

Join us This and Every Sunday At HS-News Open Mic

Your backstage pass to HS-News showcase of emerging and established Latino musical talent. Introducing This Week, From Chile: MAKINA KANDELA continue reading »

Marc Anthony Threatens to Quit “Q’Viva” After Fight With J Lo

Marc Anthony Threatens to Quit “Q’Viva” After Fight With J Lo

Marc Anthony refused to travel to Perú and Chile to host “Q’Viva” with Jlo, after the former couple querreled about Jlo’s new flame, Casper Smart. continue reading »

Guinness World Record Book Says the 33 Miners are BOLIVIAN!

Guinness World Record Book Says the 33 Miners are BOLIVIAN!

Guinness World Records broke the Guinness World Record for largest gaffe, after they published in their Español edition that the 33 miners were from Bolivia! continue reading »

Chile, Uruguay Deemed Most Transparent, Least Corrupt Countries in Region

Chile and Uruguay are the leaders in transparency in Latin America, while Venezuela and Paraguay are perceived as the most corrupt, according to a report published yesterday by Transparency International (TI). continue reading »

Judge in Chile Looking for US Navy Man Connected to 1973 Killing of Americans

Judge in Chile Looking for US Navy Man Connected to 1973 Killing of Americans

A Chilean judge is seeking the extradition of a retired U.S. Navy officer in connection with the deaths of two other Americans here in the wake of the 1973 military coup that brought Gen. Augusto Pinochet to power, court officials said Tuesday. continue reading »

Homemade Bomb Explodes in Santiago De Chile

Homemade Bomb Explodes in Santiago De Chile

A homemade bomb exploded Monday outside the military prosecutor's office in Santiago, but no injuries or damage were reported, Chile's Carabineros militarized police force told Efe. continue reading »

Chile and Mexico Sign Crime Fighting Agreement

Chile and Mexico Sign Crime Fighting Agreement

The attorneys general of Mexico and Chile signed a cooperation agreement to bolster efforts to fight transnational criminal organizations, the Mexican Attorney General's Office said. continue reading »

Spanish-Language Rock Pioneers, Mana, Return Triumphantly to Chile

Spanish-Language Rock Pioneers, Mana, Return Triumphantly to Chile

After four years away from Chilean stages, the Mexican Latino rock band Mana appeared before a delighted crowd in this capital's La Florida stadium, giving a romantic and electrifying concert in which they reviewed their hits and the new numbers from their "Drama y Luz" album. continue reading »

Chilean Children’s TV Show Wins Emmy Award (VIDEO)

Chilean Children’s TV Show Wins Emmy Award (VIDEO)

The Chilean television program "Con que sueñas," broadcast by the TVN network, won an Emmy Award for best children's program. "We feel very honored to have gotten here," Paula Gomez, the director of the documentary series focusing on Chilean children, said, adding that "it's been six years since a Chilean program was nominated" for an International Emmy Award. continue reading »

Drivers License Exam Nightmare: Chilean Woman Plunges into The Ocean!

Drivers License Exam Nightmare: Chilean Woman Plunges into The Ocean!

A woman from Antofagasta, Chile took a wrong turn on her Drivers License Exam Test course, and sunk an SUV into the ocean. continue reading »

Majority of Women in Chile Feel Discriminated Against According to Recent Study