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Stories with person: Michelle Bachelet
  • Shocking ads ignite debate about abortion ban in Chile story has photos
    Updated: May-28-15 5:56 pm

    SANTIAGO, Chile - The video shows a woman climbing a stairwell, her belly visibly pregnant, as she offers suggestions: Make sure there are no security cameras. Be careful not to look down or you might regret it.

  • Police in Chile repel protesters with tear gas story has photos
    Updated: May-21-15 3:46 pm

    SANTIAGO, Chile - Chilean police launched water cannons and tear gas Thursday to repel protesters trying to get past a barrier as President Michelle Bachelet spoke to the nation about a constitutional reform that she hopes will help renew faith in the country's political class.

  • Frustration with Latin America's left on the rise story has photos
    Updated: May-18-15 7:38 pm

    CARACAS, Venezuela - Venezuela's socialist government is struggling to put food on the shelves amid runaway inflation. Brazil's president is facing calls for impeachment. And even Cuba's communist government, an iconic touchstone for generations of leftists, is embracing closer ties with the U.S.