Vatican suspends Chilean deacon accused of child abuse

The Vatican has expelled a deacon from central Chile over child sexual abuse allegations. The country's influential Catholic Church is facing a …

Pope Francis

South America's Otherworldly Seabird

To save the tiny seabird, scientists are venturing to its secret home in the Atacama Desert—and sticking their noses into a lot of stinky holes in the ground.<p>The peninsula northwest of the industrial city of Antofagasta, on Chile’s northern desert coast, is haloed with seabirds in flight. Pelicans …

South America

Make Plans Now for South America’s 2019 Total Solar Eclipse

With a maximum length of 4 minutes 32 seconds, the next total solar eclipse will pass through Chile and Argentina on July 2, 2019.


2018 Rugby World Cup Sevens highlights: Ireland 17, Chile 12

A last-second try by Ireland gave them the dramatic victory over Chile in each country's opening match at the 2018 Rugby World Cup Sevens.

Rugby World Cup

Bishop Refuses To Give Pope-Ordered Clergy Sex Abuse Report To Chilean Authorities

3:48 PM 07/20/2018<p>A Catholic bishop refused to deliver a report on clergy sexual abuse to Chile’s attorney general Thursday, saying it could harm …

Conservative View

Immigrant Parents Face a Dilemma: Will Making an Asylum Claim Make it Harder to Reunite with Their Kids?

A few days ago, I received a phone call from Linda Corchado, an immigration attorney in El Paso, Texas. One of her clients, a Honduran asylum seeker in the custody of Immigration and Customs Enforcement, who had been separated from her two children for more than a month, was being moved to a new …


How new telescope technology captured this image of Neptune from down here on Earth

It's big, cold, blue and 4.3 billion kilometres away. But astronomers using cutting-edge optics technology have taken an image of Neptune that is …


Usually you see products in the Elevator Pitch column. This one is different.

<i>Elevator Pitches are written by the company and edited for space and clarity. They do not express the opinions of SNEWS or its editors.</i><p>Ride the …

Elevator Pitches

Chris Bertish Signs Sponsorship Deal with Body Glove

<b>Body Glove signs Guinness World Record Holder Chris Bertish as Watersports & Footwear Ambassador</b><p><i>The Mavericks Champion surfer and paddleboarder will</i> …

Aquatic Sports


There will only be a limited number of tickets available for purchase on the ESOshop on a first come, first served basis, so be quick! La Silla is a …

Atacama Desert

Assorted Waves 8

DOWNLOAD<br><p>PLAYLIST<br>01 Arhetip - Daybreak •<br>02 Audiotec - Mind Technology (Sabretooth Remix) • …


Dragon Boat World Championships 2018 in Hungary ‘perfect tapering’ for Hongkonger just days before 250km Gobi Ultra | Outdoor & Extreme | South China Morning Post

When Vicky Huffey finishes competing at the International Dragon Boat Festival Club Crew World Championships in Hungary, she will have no time for …

Dragon Boats

BRS Appoints AVIASUR As Its Distributor And Installer For Chile

Company Has Documented 383 Lives Saved By Its Whole-Airframe Parachutes BRS Aerospace named AVIASUR of Santiago, Chile, as the whole aircraft …

South America

¿Es Happy Sugar Life Secuestro y Pedofilia? Flow en Chile y 30 años de Akira | Club Tomodachi 36

South America

Canada to play September FIBA qualifier in Laval - Raptors Republic: ESPN TrueHoop Network Blog

Share Email<p><i>Photo credit: Trung Ho /</i><p>Canada Basketball will be headed to Laval when FIBA qualifiers resume with second-stage games in …


View of ALMA from Cerro Toco

This was captured from Cerro Toco, overlooking the Chajnantor plateau that houses the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) in Chile. …


'Alien' Mummy DNA Probe May Have Crossed Ethical Lines

The severely elongated head of a preserved skeleton found in Peru's Atacama Desert in 2003 is so unusual that it initially prompted people to suggest …


Manchester United make personalised plan for Alexis Sanchez if he misses entire pre-season tour

exclusive<p>Manchester United are unconcerned by Alexis Sanchez’s fitness and have a plan in place to get the Chilean up to speed for their Premier …


GE Transportation secures first locomotive deal in Chile

The locomotives have been specially designed for FCAB for light-axleload operation and are equipped with a GE FDL 12-cylinder engine to operate at …


Alexis Sánchez cleared to join MUFC US Tour

The Chilean’s Visa is approved after fears he would have to stay in Manchester<p>Alexis Sánchez and Manchester United fans can breathe a sigh of relief after the Chilean forward’s travel visa was approved by US authorities.<p>Manchester United’s number seven took to social media to confirm that he will …


Sanchez resolves U.S. visa issue, to join team on tour

(Reuters) - Manchester United forward Alexis Sanchez will join the club on their pre-season tour of the United States after the Chile international resolved his visa issue, the Premier League side have said.<p>FILE PHOTO: Football Soccer - Chile's national soccer team training - VEB Arena stadium, …


Chile's two cardinals become focus of clerical abuse investigation

Pope’s Francis’s recent about-face on Chile’s clerical sexual abuse crisis, pivoting from strongly defending a bishop accused of cover-up to ordering …


Suspects in cocaine seizure return to Halifax court today

Three men charged with conspiracy to import cocaine after drugs were found hidden on the bottom of a container ship in the Port of Halifax last month …

Container Terminals

Chile's SQM seeks approval for $450 million lithium plant expansion

SANTIAGO (Reuters) - Chilean miner SQM on Wednesday began the process of seeking government approval for a $450 million expansion of its lithium carbonate plant, which could more than double its production as demand rises for the key element in the manufacturing of batteries.<p>SQM said in an …


Don’t Quit Your Daydreams and Other Advice From Mindy Kaling’s Books

“Let’s go over my plan, shall we?”, said Mindy Kaling into my ear. I was halfway into her second audiobook, “Why Not Me?”, and Ms. Kaling was describing her expectations for the show she was developing.<p>“My natural assumption was that NBC would put my new show on the air as part of a revitalized …

The Arts

Spicy cocktails are hot, and trending

Philadelphians are warming to cocktails with spice.


Report: FC Dallas to add Chilean midfielder Pablo Aranguiz

<b>TRANSFER TRACKER STATUS:</b> <i>Report</i><p>With Mauro Diaz gone, are FC Dallas ready to splash the cash on a new South American import?<p>Multiple reports have …

FC Dallas

Eric Gales: Voodoo Chile / Kashmir / Back in Black

Here’s a great clip from 2014’s “Two Tone Sessions,” featuring Eric Gales and his band performing at Studio Space Sound.<p>Anchored by bassist <b>Ugo</b> …

Bass Guitar

Paper Slams 'Alien' Mummy Study

1 day ago<p>A newly-published scientific paper has called into question a number of elements surrounding the controversial Atacama 'alien' DNA study. …


Chinese demand concerns hit metals and related stocks | Financial Times

Mining stocks were under pressure on Thursday as selling of industrial metals intensified on concerns about demand from China, the world’s biggest …

Stock Markets