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  • 4 dead in Chile forest fire; 500 homes destroyed

    4 dead in Chile forest fire; 500 homes destroyed
    SANTIAGO, Chile -- A large forest fire raging near the Chilean port city of Valparaiso has killed at least four people and destroyed 500 homes, officials said Sunday. Thousands of people have been evacuated, including more than 200 female inmates at a prison.
  • Chile 8.2 quake: Damage far less severe than feared

    Chile 8.2 quake: Damage far less severe than feared
    SANTIAGO, Chile — Chilean President Michelle Bachelet toured northern Chile on Wednesday, finding that damage from a magnitude 8.2 earthquake the night before was far less severe than feared. Six people died — three of heart attacks, two...

    Chile's 8.2 quake leaves 6 dead, causes less damage than feared

    Chile's 8.2 quake leaves 6 dead, causes less damage than feared
    SANTIAGO, Chile -- Chilean President Michelle Bachelet toured northern Chile on Wednesday, inspecting the damage from a magnitude 8.2 earthquake the night before that left six people dead and forced the evacuation of about 900,000 others but which...

    8.2 earthquake hits Chile; Pacific tsunami warning spurs evacuations

    8.2 earthquake hits Chile; Pacific tsunami warning spurs evacuations
    SANTIAGO, Chile — A shallow and powerful magnitude 8.2 earthquake rocked Chile's northern coast Tuesday, sparking fires, churning up high waves, causing landslides and cutting power for thousands of people. A fireman and an elderly heart attack...

    Former President Michelle Bachelet wins a new term in Chile

    Former President Michelle Bachelet wins a new term in Chile
    SANTIAGO, Chile -- Former President Michelle Bachelet was elected to a new term as Chile’s leader in a landslide victory Sunday, becoming the first woman to be reelected chief executive in the nation’s history. With 90% of votes counted, she...