Thanks for being more than a host, mom

My name is Maria Jesus Tartari, and I am a high school AFS Exchange Student from Chile.I've had the best year of my life here, but nothing would have been the same with another host family. The Smith family is...
World Cup 3v3 soccer champions

...Mexico the Pre-Competitive Division 4-2 over Russia, Chile edged Sweden 2-1 to win the Juniors and the Republic of Ireland...Dusenberry, Tatum Gende and Busby West.JUNIORS DIVISIONChampions: CHILE - Ella Goldstein, Reed Loree, Gabriel Miller and Zach Stagg...
Spain playing for World Cup survival vs. Chile

...fend off World Cup elimination against Chile, less than a week into the tournament...including Brazilian great Pele - tipped Chile as a genuine contender to progress at the...matches. That is followed by Spain vs. Chile and the Group A match between Croatia and...
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Photo: Bouldering in Chile

Members of A Trip South enjoyed a little rock climbing in Valparaiso, Chile last month. The group said they've also been enjoying some surfing, as well. "We finally made it back to the Pacific in December...
Chile's ALMA probes for origins of universe

LLANO DE CHAJNANTOR, Chile - Earth's largest radio telescope on this remote plateau high above Chile's Atacama desert, where visitors an engineering triumph that launches Chile, already home to some of the world's...
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Northwest at risk of megaquake like one in Chile

...Portland and Vancouver the kind of damage that has shattered Chile. The fault has been dormant for more than 300 years, but when...a long geological history of doing exactly what happened in Chile," said Brian Atwater, a geologist with the U.S. Geological...
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Chile mine rescue recalls loss of one of Juneau's own

Many hearts are filled with joy as the miners are being rescued in Chile. My heart goes back to a Juneau summer day when Juneau lost its' own miner - Chris Haas. Somehow I know, Chris' heart joins...
Today In Sports History for Sunday, March 22 Bob Zawoluk's NCAA tournament record 32 points, advances to its first Final Four.1953 - The United States beats host Chile, 49-36 to win the first FIBA World Championship for Women basketball tournament.1958 - Vern Hatton and Johnny Cox combine...
On the Trails: Owl encounters

...years, I studied birds in the south temperate rainforest in Chile. And, again as part of a bird-census program, we often...owls (genus Glaucidium) range from Southeast Alaska down to Chile and Argentina. Along the way, their populations have differentiated...
Pope Francis at 2-year mark

...Bishop Juan Barros Madrid to take over the diocese of Osorno, Chile. In the ensuing weeks, something unprecedented happened...rescind the appointment, accusing Barros of having covered up for Chile's most notorious pedophile, the Rev. Fernando Karadima...
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