Chile

Australian police arrest 15 over huge cocaine import from Chile

Australian police have arrested 15 men including commercial fishing operators for allegedly importing more than a tonne of cocaine from Chile worth hundreds of millions of dollars, police...

Strong quake jolts Chile, power outages reported

An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.6 struck early Sunday in southern Chile, briefly setting off a tsunami alert on the southern Pacific Coast of South America.

Strong quake jolts Chile, regional tsunami alert issued

An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.7 struck southern Chile early Sunday, with an alert issued for possible dangerous waves on the Pacific Coast of South America.

Central and southern Chile hit by 6.4-magnitude earthquake

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.4 hit central and southern Chile on Friday, the country's National Seismological Centre said.

Chile shaken by a magnitude-6.1 earthquake

A strong earthquake jolted northern Chile Monday afternoon, authorities said, damaging buildings and roads near the epicentre.

Iron Maiden’s aeroplane damaged in airport collision

The airliner “Ed Force One” used by British rock band Iron Maiden was damaged in an accident Saturday at an airport in Chile, the band said.