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Angry Messi slams ‘Brazil fix’ after Copa red card

Lionel Messi says the tournament is fixed in favour of hosts Brazil.

Messi sent off as Argentina beat Chile for Copa 3rd place

An ill-tempered game sees captains from both teams sent off as Argentina secure third place at the Copa America.

Peru stun champions Chile 3-0 to reach Copa America final

The stunning upset prevented Chile's golden generation from challenging for a third straight title.

Soap actress offers ‘motivation’ for Peru player to beat Chile

Stephanie Cayo announces her offer on twitter and the post generated 8,000 likes and more than 7,000 comments.

Colombian football player threatened after missed Copa penalty

Colombia's William Tesillo says he has been threatened via social media after his missed penalty kick cost Colombia the chance to remain in the Copa America tournament.

Chile, Argentina prepare for spectacular solar eclipse

Day will briefly turn to night over large parts of Chile and Argentina as a total eclipse of the Sun plunges a vast swath of the southern Pacific and the cone of South America into darkness.

Sanchez feeling Chile’s ‘love’ in Copa America

Love from the Chilean supporters is what has inspired Alexis Sanchez to display his wonderful form at the Copa America according to Chile’s coach.

Israel frees Palestinian minister

Fadi al-Hadami walks a free man after Israeli police releases him from custody for violating the country's rules.

Chile beat Colombia in shootout to reach Copa semi-finals

Reigning champions Chile advance to the Copa America semi-finals after beating Colombia 5-4 in a penalty shootout following a 0-0 draw.

Cavani praises Uruguay’s attitude and mentality

Tabarez is happy that Uruguay will get an extra day of rest ahead of their quarter-final against Peru.

Japan and Ecuador miss out on Copa quarters with draw

Japan and Ecuador were vying for a quarterfinal spot by way of being two of best third-place finishers, but their draw gave the last spot to Paraguay.

Sanchez strikes again to take Chile into Copa quarters

Sanchez rolled his ankle in the first half but decided to take a pill for the pain and played on.

Last 16 berths up for grabs after Lloyd clears path for...

Eight places in the last 16 are still up for grabs heading into the final round of group matches.

Magnitude 6.5 quake hits off Chile near Coquimbo

The quake, which hit an earthquake-prone area, was very shallow and struck 82km west of Coquimbo.

Chile primed for baptism of fire in France

Chile head to their first women's World Cup after a dismal run but the Chilenas, who face Sweden and the United States in their first two games, are adamant they are not going to France just to make up the numbers.

Venezuela opposition’s Lopez leaves Chile embassy for Spanish consulate

'Lilian Tintori and Leopold Lopez have made a personal decision to move to the Spanish embassy,' says Chile's foreign minister on Twitter.

Mapuche rappers fight for indigenous rights in Chile

For the band, music offers the chance to protest in a different way against the appropriation of their land.

Pulisic scores, picks up knock as US draw 1-1 with Chile

Christian Pulisic, who will see out the season at Borussia Dortmund before moving to Chelsea, showed his class with the opening goal.

Mexico give manager Martino a winning start, beat Chile 3-1

Mexico's Raul Jimenez broke the scoreless game open when he converted a penalty kick in the 52nd minute.

Argentina, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay relaunch 2030 World Cup bid

The four national presidents committed to creating a local organising committee with a representative from each country to coordinate with CONMEBOL.

Receding Chilean glacier a sign of accelerating climate change

Scientists say the unusually warm summer temperatures and high rainfall weakened the glacier's walls.

Two dead from heart attacks as strong quake jolts Chile

The quake struck at a depth of 53 km with an epicentre some 15 km southwest of Coquimbo, according to the USGS.

Chilean Patagonia: an open-air lab to study climate change

The chilly Sena Ballena fjord waters provide one of the most productive marine habitats in the world, where sardines and krill can be found in huge numbers.

Life-blood of Tesla batteries hits supply limits in Andean mine

The US company, Albemarle Corp., has taken over a massive salt-flats mine, pumping scarce briny water through dried-out salt marshes and lagoons to extract the prized mineral.