Chile

A Chile soccer fans jokes around with Dutch soccer fans at a subway station on their way to the World Cup group B match between Chile and the Netherlands at the Itaquerao stadium in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Monday, June 23, 2014. Both teams having already qualified for the round of 16, Monday's match will decide which of them wins Group B. (AP Photo/Dario Lopez-Mills)

BRAZIL BEAT: For Chile, Dutch fans, fearing Brazil

SAO PAULO (AP) — Fans sporting Chile’s red and the Netherlands’ orange streamed into Itaquerao Stadium on Monday. But it was another color they had on their minds: yellow. With both teams having already comfortably […]

06/23/2014

Spain's Sergio Busquets, right, holds his head after failing to score past Chile's goalkeeper Claudio Bravo during the group B World Cup soccer match between Spain and Chile at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, June 18, 2014.  (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)

The reign of Spain is over; Netherlands looks good

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The king is dead. The World Cup will have a new champion. Just like France in 2002 and Italy in 2010, defending champion Spain is going home tail between its […]

06/18/2014

Chile fans run through the press center prior to the group B World Cup soccer match between Spain and Chile at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, June 18, 2014.  (AP Photo/Akmal Rajput)

Chilean World Cup fans break into Rio stadium

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — About 100 soccer fans wearing Chilean jerseys busted through a security checkpoint at the Maracana stadium less than an hour before the Spain-Chile game Wednesday, rampaging through the media room […]

06/18/2014

A collection of bumper stickers and buttons promoting New Mexico-grown chile. (AP Photo/Susan Montoya Bryan)

Denver mayor sparks Super Bowl chile battle

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A friendly Super Bowl bet between the mayors of Seattle and Denver is causing a stir in New Mexico. If the Seahawks win on Sunday, Denver Mayor Michael Hancock has wagered […]

01/30/2014

Seismograph reading of an earthquake. (AP Photo)

Magnitude-6.6 quake strikes north-central Chile

  SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — A 6.6-magnitude earthquake rocked north-central Chile on Thursday, causing buildings to sway in the capital and nervous people to run out into the streets. But Chile’s emergency services office said […]

10/31/2013

Lindsey Vonn works out with Red Bull coach Martin Hager in Vail, Colo., on Aug. 28, 2013. (AP Photo/Pat Graham)

Vonn returns to skiing over weekend in Chile

Lindsey Vonn returned to skiing over the weekend in Chile nearly seven months after a season-ending crash that required surgery on her right knee. Vonn squeezed in two easy training runs on Saturday during the […]

09/02/2013

This image made available by the European Southern Observatory on Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013 using radio and visible light frequencies shows the Herbig-Haro object HH 46/47. (AP Photo/ESO/ALMA (ESO/NAOJ/NRAO)/H. Arce, Bo Reipurth)

Telescope captures dramatic moment of starbirth

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — This is one baby picture you won’t want to miss. The ALMA telescope in Chile has captured a close-up of the glowing material spewing from a newborn star. The stunning […]

08/20/2013

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Religious family survives being lost at sea

PHOENIX (AP) – A northern Arizona family has survived being lost at sea for weeks after an ill-fated attempt to leave the U.S. over what they consider government interference in religion. Hannah Gastonguay and her […]

08/11/2013

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FDA warns of massive diabetes test strip recall

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration is warning patients with diabetes about a recall of up to 62 million glucose test strips used to measure blood sugar levels that can show incorrect, abnormally […]

07/31/2013

Seismograph reading of an earthquake. (AP Photo)

Magnitude-5.7 quake shakes central Chile

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — A magnitude-5.7 earthquake shook central Chile on Wednesday, causing buildings to sway in the capital but apparently causing no major damage. The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake struck at 17:29 […]

06/19/2013

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