The Chilean town of Valdivia was hit by a 9.5-magnitude earthquake on on May 22, 1960. The impact left thousands dead, many more injured and caused nearly US$800 million worth of damages.
BUENOS AIRES – Argentina’s navy is no longer looking for survivors among the 44 sailors aboard the ARA San Juan submarine missing for 15 days, though a multinational operation will continue looking for the vessel. […]
SANTIAGO – A fall in mining and business services in the final quarter of 2016 put Chile’s economy in slump, according to the central bank. Statistics show Chile’economy contracted by 0.4 percent in the final […]