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Chileans vote in fiercely contested presidential election
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) -- Chileans voters will decide Sunday whether to swing the world's top copper-producing country to the right or maintain its center-left path in a fiercely contested presidential runoff election....

Argentina dismisses navy chief amid submarine investigation
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) -- Argentina has dismissed the head of its navy as part of the investigation into the disappearance of a submarine with 44 crew members aboard last month....

Odebrecht: No sign dealings with Peru's president illegal
LIMA, Peru (AP) -- The Brazilian construction giant at the center of Latin America's largest corruption scandal says there is no indication the payments made to a consulting firm owned by Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski were illegal....

Helicopter crash kills Honduran president's sister, 5 others
TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) -- Hilda Hernandez, sister of President Juan Orlando Hernandez, and five other people were killed in a helicopter crash Saturday on a mountain near the Honduran capital....

Gov.-elect poses next to cutout of Chris Christie on beach
GLEN RIDGE, N.J. (AP) -- New Jersey Gov.-elect Phil Murphy is getting some pushback for posing for photos next to a cardboard cutout of Gov. Chris Christie lounging on a beach last summer....