Chile

New hotels mean Palm Springs is once again the capital of cool

Remember the old Palm Springs? A sunny desert town where Frank Sinatra, Bob Hope and many other Hollywood types partied in the '50s and '60s?<p>It crashed and burned when new communities developed nearby. Stores closed. Restaurants died. Builders abandoned construction sites.<p>But a funny thing happened …

Hotels

Indonesia, Chile to conclude trade talks next month

The delegates of the Trade in Goods Indonesia-Chile Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (TIGs IC-CEPA) have agreed to conclude their …

Indonesia

CONSORCIO Antofagasta Building / +arquitectos

<i>From the architect.</i> The project is destined for public attention and offices of CONSORCIO. It is located on a site of 12 meters front and 38 meters …

Architecture

The Trump administration ignores science on birth control

Imagine that women regularly using contraceptives suddenly had to pay a lot more to prevent pregnancy. What would happen? The Trump administration, which rolled back mandates for companies to cover birth control last week, insists that we don’t know the answer. “The rates of, and reasons for, …

Opinion

‘I will not abandon them’ - Vidal to remain with Chile

After missing out on the 2018 World Cup on the final day of CONMEBOL qualifying, the midfielder says he will not retire from international football<p>Arturo Vidal has decided he will continue to accept call ups from the Chile national team after their elimination from the 2018 World Cup on …

Soccer

Vidal retires from Chile duty after failed World Cup effort

REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach<p>Chile stalwart Arturo Vidal is calling time on his international career after his side failed to secure a berth in the 2018 …

Soccer

Vidal backtracks on retirement hints with statement of togetherness

REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach<p>Chile midfielder Arturo Vidal is not retiring as reported earlier, despite hinting at that decision in the evening after his …

Soccer

Artuto Vidal Rubbishes Claims That Brazil Will Let Chile Qualify for the World Cup

Chile midfielder Arturo Vidal has responded to claims that his side will be allowed to win against Brazil in their final match in World Cup …

FIFA

Magnitude 6.3 earthquake shakes northern Chile

SANTIAGO, Chile — A magnitude-6.3 earthquake struck northern Chile on Tuesday, the US Geological Survey said.<p>The quake, which was moderately deep at …

Earthquakes

No tsunami from 6.3 quake in Chile

A magnitude-6.3 earthquake east of Chile this evening did not generate a tsunami warning or comment from any of the U.S. Tsunami Warning Centers.<p>The …

Hawaii

Brilliant free-kick seals England U17 World Cup win

Watch highlights as England beat Chile 4-0 in their opening Under-17 World Cup match - capped off by a brilliant Angel Gomes free-kick.<p><i>Available to UK users only.</i><p><b>MATCH REPORT:</b> England thrash Chile in Kolkata

FIFA

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Sailing

Chile reject talk of Brazilian help in key World Cup tie

SANTIAGO (Reuters) - Brazil will not take it easy in next week’s World Cup qualifier against Chile, Chilean captain Claudio Bravo said on Saturday, even though the home side have already qualified for Russia and a Chile win would harm the chances of arch-rivals Argentina.<p>“There is no pact of …

Brazil

Strong quake hits northern Chile but no injuries reported

An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.3 hit northern Chile early on Tuesday, resulting in road closures due to falling rocks and some power …

Earthquakes

Tristan with the Flush - October 4, 2017

Cavs Backup Point Guard Recalls His Overseas Journey to the NBA<p>by Joe Gabriele (@CavsJoeG)<br>10/5/17 | Cavs.com<p>If you’ve ever seen the documentary “Go, …

South America

FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Chile's Antonio Diaz ready to avenge loss against Brazil should sides meet again

<b>Kolkata:</b> Barely six months after their humiliating 0-5 loss to Brazil in the 2017 South American Under-17 football championship, Chile forward …

FIFA

Chile Travel – Santiago and Surroundings – Chile

Santiago and Surroundings<br>Chile Travel Promotional Video<br>www.chile.travel<br>————————————————–<br>Santiago y Alrededores, Chile<br>Video Promocional Chile …

South America

'You were keen to hitch your wagon to Sgt McCabe's train' - Whistleblower challenged

"You were obviously keen to hitch your wagon to Sergeant McCabe's train, would that be fair?"

News (Ireland)

Garda tells tribunal that Tusla was 'manipulated'

Garda Keith Harrison has told the Disclosures Tribunal that gardaí leaned on Tusla to intervene in his family life for malicious reasons.

News (Ireland)

Tough love? Response to Equifax security breach is more like tough luck

The Equifax security breach should have you wondering who has your back when thieves steal your private data.<p>You're best off if you assume the answer to this question is no one. The saddest storyline in the Equifax situation is the lack of respect shown to people worried their data may have been …

Identity Theft

The Sax Section: Oh Gee!

From time to time, I post on albums that showcase saxophone sections. What can I say, I'm a sucker for reeds. The last time I posted on such an album …

Jazz

Bank on Pepper Oak

Craig Zackey has just one ride for trainer Alan Greeff at Fairview today and it should be a winning one.<p>The pair team up in Race 7 where Greeff …

News (South Africa)

Chasing Trail in the Atacama

For mountain biker Lorraine Blancher, veering off the beaten path has been a pastime that keeps biking fresh and new. And with the Atacama desert on her radar, she teamed up with Scott Sports and the Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival to make it happen.

South America

16 Reasons Why This South American Country Might Just Be the World's 'Craziest'

Argentina often feels like it hasn’t yet caught up with the modern era, but this is a thing of beauty as opposed to something unprogressive. The past …

South America

Would you look just at these very good police dogs in their special boots

<b>These brave police dogs participated in a huge military parade wearing specialist shoes.</b><p>The canine officers accompanied their human handlers during …

South America

'Alexis a luxury Arsenal cannot afford' - Wright questions Chilean's role in big games

The former Gunners striker remains a big fan of the forward, but feels Arsene Wenger's side may be better equipped to handle tough tests without him<p>Alexis Sanchez could be considered “a luxury you cannot afford” when Arsenal play big games, says Ian Wright.<p>The Chilean forward is a star turn at …

Soccer

5 Phrases You'll Only Hear in Chile

Happy Independence day to my beautiful Chileans! Are you ready for a week of Independece day festivities? You sure know how to party. For those of you who aren't from Chile or havent had the pleasure of visiting, let me inform you that it's one of the most beautiful counties. Chile is full of …

South America

‘If Beale Street Could Talk’ Cast Newcomer; Eileen O’Higgins Joins ‘Mary Queen Of Scots’; | Deadline

Newcomer <b>KiKi Layne</b> has landed the lead role in Barry Jenkins’ film adaptation of James Baldwin’s novel <i>If Beale Street Could Talk</i>, beating out over …

Movies

A weakened Hurricane Irma makes second landfall in Florida

In storm-battered towns up and down Florida's western shore - from Naples and Fort Myers north through Sarasota, Tampa and St. Petersburg - residents …

Weather

Irish mum terrified her house will collapse as hurricane hits her city

Mairead O'Higgins, originally from Rathgar in Dublin and now living in Sarasota on the state's west coast, last night told how the city had been …

News (Ireland)