6 Brazilian tourists die of carbon monoxide in Chile

America 05/22/19, 19:52

Six Brazilian tourists were found dead of carbon monoxide poisoning Wednesday inside an old apartment where they were staying in central Santiago.Authorities said police were alerted by the Brazilian Embassy, which had been called by one of the victims when ...

Mexican villagers beseech volcano goddess for rain, safety

America 05/05/19, 11:06

The inhabitants of Santiago Xalitzintla rise well before dawn to prepare their offerings to The Sleeping Woman, as they affectionately call the dormant Iztaccíhuatl volcano that hovers above their town in central Mexico.There are potatoes to fry for the feast, ...

Pope replaces Santiago bishop after abuse cover-up claims

World 03/23/19, 06:44

Pope Francis has replaced Cardinal Ricardo Ezzati , the embattled archbishop of Santiago, Chile, after he became embroiled in the country's spiraling sex abuse and cover-up scandal.Francis on Saturday accepted Ezzati's resignation and named a temporary replacement to govern Chile's ...

Pope cuts 2 cardinals from cabinet named in abuse scandal

World 12/12/18, 10:08

Pope Francis has removed two cardinals from his informal cabinet after they were implicated in the Catholic Church's sex abuse and cover-up scandal, shedding embarrassing advisers ahead of a high-stakes Vatican summit on abuse early next year.The Vatican said Wednesday ...

PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past week

U.S. 11/03/18, 03:35

photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see.This week's gallery includes Halloween revelers in a Santiago, Chile, subway; tourists strolling out of ...

Chile church says sorry for conduct guidelines for priests

America 10/02/18, 17:00

Chile's Roman Catholic Church has apologized for a set of conduct guidelines for priests dealing with children that have caused outrage just as the South American country is being rocked by a widespread clerical sex abuse scandal.The recommendations include asking ...

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