A Chilean family woke up to a surprising house guest when they found a young cougar making itself at home in their kitchen.
Inmates at a prison in Chile's capital Santiago took a break from their daily routine to take part in a flash dance.
Britain's ambassador to Chile has said sorry after sending a tweet to his thousands of followers which mocked Argentina.
Chile is issuing a red alert for a volcano on the border with Argentina that has become increasingly active.
The Copahue volcano in Argentina's Neuquen province started spewing ash and gas yesterday and officials issued a yellow and orange alert.
Chile's emergency office ONEMI raised the alert today after it registered seismic activity and a cloud of ash almost a mile (1.5 kms) high in the Biobio region .
Two earthquakes of magnitude 5.9 and 6.0 have struck near the Peru-Chile border, according to the US Geological Survey.
Coastal areas of South Central Chile have been evacuated as a precaution after a 6.6 magnitude earthquake. There are no immediate reports of any injuries or damage.
A powerful earthquake has hit the Chilean capital Santiago. The US Geological Survey says it measured 6.6 in magnitude and located 30 miles north-northeast of Valparaiso.
A 7.2 magnitude earthquake hit central Chile, shaking buildings in the capital Santiago, though there were no initial reports of injuries or serious damage.
The 7.2 magnitude earthquake in Chile is not expected to generate a tsunami off the coast, according to the Chilean National Office of Emergency of the Interior Ministry.
A 7.2 magnitude earthquake has hit central Chile, according to the US Geographical Survey.