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Chile relives mine accident drama with movie premiere

By Katlyn Babyak
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Movies | SANTIAGO, Chile—At almost every bus and metro stop in Chile’s capital city, commuters can count on seeing a poster for The 33 . The Hollywood movie premiered…

South America lifting abortion bans amid international pressure

By Katlyn Babyak
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Abortion | The Chilean Chamber of Deputies’ Health Commission postponed voting Tuesday to lift abortion restrictions after lobbying from Christian Democrats and other…

Chilean teachers declare indefinite protests over education reforms

By Katlyn Babyak
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Chile | On Monday, teachers and education students rallied and marched down the streets of Santiago, Chile, and other major cities. The Teachers’ College, the…

Globe Trot: Volcanos, earthquakes, and running to God

By Mindy Belz
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International | CHILE: In the wake of an earthquake it’s easy to forget a volcano, but the Calbuco eruption continues, with residents trying to save their homes from a rain…

Abortion activists hype Chilean child rape case

By Alissa Robertson
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Abortion | An 11-year-old girl’s decision to carry a child conceived by rape has ignited a heated national debate over abortion in socially conservative Chile. Chilean…

Old stadium, new stadium, redeemed stadium

By Andrew Branch
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International | Welcome to Maracana Stadium in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. The yellow and blue monolith is one of the largest stadiums in South America and a Brazilian icon, but…

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By Jamie Dean
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Chile | Unlike Haiti, Chile's strict building codes and strong, responsive government mitigated earthquake damage

 
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