11-Year-Old Pregnant Girl in Chile Sparks Up Abortion Debate
11-Year-Old Pregnant Girl in Chile Sparks Up Abortion Debate
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/08/2013 - 14:50

Chile is known for being one of Latin America's most socially-conservative countries. So when the case of a pregnant 11-year-old girl arose, it set off a national debate about abortion.


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Chilean Actor Joins Game of Thrones Cast!
By Samantha Leal | 07/01/2013 - 12:41

Good news, Game of Thrones fans! They've found and cast Prince Oberyn Martell, known as The Red Viper. The lucky actor? None other than Chilean actor Pedro Pascal, who has previously been seen on CBS' The Good Wife, ABC's Red Widow and USA's Graceland


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21-Year-Old Chilean Woman Auctions Off Her Virginity To Pay School
21-Year-Old Chilean Woman Auctions Off Her Virginity To Pay School
By Amaris Castillo | 06/26/2013 - 11:26

A 21-year-old woman from San Felipe, Chile is selling her virginity to the highest bidder and intends to use the money to pay for higher education.

The woman who goes simply by the name of “Tamara” posted the offer on Aconcagua VIP, a Chilean escort site, claiming she needed the money to pay off her university debt.


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Chile Chosen for U.S. Visa Exemption Program
Chile Chosen for U.S. Visa Exemption Program
By Amaris Castillo | 06/05/2013 - 10:40

Big news for Chile. The South American country has been accepted into the U.S. Visa Waiver program, Fox News Latino reports. To date, it is the only Latin American country that is part of the program. 

During a press conference this week, Chilean President Sebastián Piñera spoke about the country being included in a program that includes about 30 countries.


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Antonio Banderas to Star in Chilean Miners Movie
By Amaris Castillo | 05/20/2013 - 13:44

Antonio Banderas has been cast in The 33, a film about the Chilean miners.

Deadline reports that the Spanish actor is set to play Mario Sepúlveda, who became the public face of the 33 miners, who were trapped underground for a total of 69 days.


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4 Suspects Arrested In Chile for Burning Baby Alive In Ritual Sacrifice
By Sugey Palomares | 04/26/2013 - 10:49

After months of investigation, Chilean police arrested four members of a sect for burning a 3-year-old baby alive because the leader believed the child was the antichrist. The toddler was thrown into a bonfire during a ritual in the town of Colliguay last November.


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Transgender Man Becomes First to Give Birth in Chile
Transgender Man Becomes First in Chile to Give Birth
By Kamren Curiel | 04/25/2013 - 12:36

A Chilean transgender man is making headlines after being the first recorded male in Chile's history to give birth. Known as "Matias," he represents a rare instance in which a transgender man in Chile was able to keep his female genitalia, though he is legally male.

“We know that our case is a milestone, a precedent,” said Matías, who chose to keep his identity secret while talking to Chilean television station Mega about his pregnancy. “Along the way we discovered legal loopholes... but the entire thing has been so normal.”


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Pablo Neruda's Remains To Be Exumed
Pablo Neruda's Remains To Be Exhumed
By Amaris Castillo | 04/08/2013 - 10:05

Pablo Neruda’s story isn’t over. The body of the late Chilean poet is scheduled to be exhumed today from his grave, NPR reports.


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white and red wine
The Beginner's Guide to Wine
By Alanna Nunez | 07/26/2012 - 17:00

It's 6:30 p.m. and you're at the grocery store hoping to pick up a bottle of wine for dinner with friends. Staring at rows and rows of bottles, you might be thinking, how do I know which one to pick? How do I know which one tastes good? And how can I pick a bottle that's high quality -- but won't break the bank? 

 


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Cote de Pablo
'NCIS' Star Cote de Pablo to Chat LIVE with Latina Readers Tonight!
By Lee Hernandez | 09/19/2011 - 14:47

Are you an NCIS fan? Want to chat with Chilean actress, Cote de Pablo? We will be hosting a LIVE chat with Cote on our Latina Facebook page tonight at 7 p.m. (EST), 4 p.m. (PT). "Like" Latina Magazine on Facebook and you'll get the chance to ask Cote questions about the hot new season of NCIS (premiering tomorrow night at 8/7c on CBS)! Don't miss it!


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