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News on Chile continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

12 hrs ago | Planetizen

Biking Boom Takes to the Sidewalks

The city of Santiago, Chile offers a cautionary tale for cities amidst a biking boom that don't rethink the mode balance on their streets: there's nowhere for bikers to go except the sidewalk.

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18 hrs ago | Newsday

Your week in pictures

You have been sending us your photos depicting news events this week from all around the world, from fires in Chile to Easter celebrations and the royal tour of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to Australia and New Zealand.

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Related Topix: South America, World News

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Examiner.com

The Beatles week ahead: Three McCartney shows in South America

Your Beatles calendar for the week:Paul McCartney Out There! Tour: April 21-22, Movistar Arena, Santiago, Chile.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Celebrities, John Lennon, Paul McCartney, Magical Mystery Tour, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, World News, Peru

The Press-Enterprise

RIVERSIDE: Resident's trip to Chile shaken up

Riverside resident Pam Luna is seen here in the historic city center section of Iquique, Chile, days before an 8.2 earthquake rattled the region.

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Related Topix: Riverside (Riverside, CA), World News, Earthquake, Natural Disasters

Sun-Star

New encounters

ON EASTER, "I think of that quaint expression people sometimes use in Taglish," Fr.

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Related Topix: University of Chicago, South America, World News, Opinion

Daily Herald

Forest fire destroys 150 homes in Chilean city

Authorities say a large forest fire that is covering the Chilean city of Valparaiso in smoke has destroyed at least 150 homes and is forcing evacuations.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Fire, Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Michelle Bachelet

Daily Kos

Saturday Morning Home Repair Blog

Our genial and expert staff stand ready to aid you on your every problem Well, I really didn't do that much over the last month.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Stabroek News

Caricom SG pays courtesy call on Chilean President

Caricom Secretary-General Irwin LaRocque said he is satisfied with the progress in the Plan of Action with Chile, when he paid a courtesy call on President Michelle Bachelet on Tuesday, the second and final day of his official visit to that country.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Michelle Bachelet

WireNews+Co

Hagel, Chilean Defense Minister Meet For 1st Time At Pentagon

During their first meeting together at the Pentagon April 16, U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and Chilean Minister of National Defense Jorge Burgos discussed a range of topics related to security and cooperation throughout Central and South America.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Michelle Bachelet

AccuWeather.com

Dry Clean-Up Follows Deadly Chile Fires

The fire has still not been extinguished completely, as of Friday morning, but the damage has already been done.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, World News

AlertNet

ACT Alliance Alert: Devastating Fire in Valparaiso, Chile

Alert Chile Devastating Fire in Valparaiso Geneva, 18 April 2014 1. Brief description of the emergency and impact A voracious fire that started on Saturday, April 12th and spread through the hills of the port city of Valparaiso, central region of Chile leaving at least 15 people dead, 500 injured, 2,900 homes completely destroyed and another 12.500 ... (more)

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Malaysian National News Agency

Reconstruction, Chilean Government's Priority After Quake

By Roberto Castellanos SANTIAGO, April 18 -- The northern part of Chile is working to return to normal after an earthquake of 8.2 degrees that caused six deaths and severe damages, amid catastrophic predictions saying the worst thing is yet to come.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Earthquake, Natural Disasters, Tsunami, Michelle Bachelet,

Xinhuanet

Chile to end private education

"The pursuit of profit is not a good objective for educational institutions. It is not a good ally of a good education," Eyzaguirre told a press conference.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Michelle Bachelet

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Channelnewsasia.com

Deadly Chilean fire 'contained' but still burning

A massive blaze in the historic Chilean port of Valparaiso that killed 15 people was contained Thursday but workers need several more days to completely extinguish it.

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Related Topix: South America, World News, Fire

Sunherald.com

10 Things to See: A week of top AP photos

Here's your look at highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see.

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Packer

PSA could threaten Chilean kiwifruit

A vine disease that caused widespread damage to New Zealand kiwifruit is now on the radar of Chilean kiwifruit growers.

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Forward

Chile Jews Pitch In To Fight Valparaiso Fire

The Jewish community of Chile plans to send truckloads of supplies to victims of a huge fire raging in the central port city of Valparaiso.

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International Business Times

Lorde Says Magazine Gave Her A New Nose

Lorde did not ask for a new nose, but she got one anyway. The Kiwi international star was "pretty sure" a magazine Photoshopped her nose to give her a more regal look.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Vineyard Gazette Online

Days of Wine and Wigeon

The birds and wine of Chile and Argentina trip proceeded to move from the carmenere, cabernet and merlots of inland Chile to coastal wineries specializing in sauvignon blanc and chardonnay .

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Related Topix: Drink, Wine, Argentina Travel, Travel, World News, Argentina

The Independent

A History of the First World War in 100 moments: A forgotten naval...

It began with disaster at Coronel - but turned into Britain's one true maritime triumph of the war.

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