9.8 C
Santiago, CL
Thursday, July 19, 2018

Young musicians make music out of landfill trash

"60 Minutes" first showed us how music elevated the children of an impoverished area of Paraguay in 2013. The young musicians live in Cateura, a village formed from a municipal landfill. Its residents used to be known as trash pickers, but today they're known for the incredible music they make. Vladimir Duthiers caught up with the students during their trip to New York City.

After post-cease-fire onslaught, Assad’s forces vow to finish job

More than 200 people killed in punishing week of aerial bombardment, regime vows to carry on until rebels "wiped out"

Packed bus slides off mountain road, killing at least 18 people

Nepalese officials say bus was rammed both inside and out with villagers returning from festival

Court upholds death penalty for mentally ill man in murder case

International rights group says Pakistan's Supreme Court has overturned appeal for Imdad Ali's life

Foreign reaction to the 1st Trump vs. Clinton debate

British betting house says odds on next U.S. president have shifted, as residents and newspapers across the world weigh in

Coal mine explosion kills 9, leaves more trapped underground

Rescuers trying to reach those still trapped after blast in China, home to world's deadliest mines

Cops say blast at mosque likely a “xenophobic” attack

Device placed outside Dresden mosque, other at conference center, in part of Germany where racist incidents have spiked

China-based company charged with plotting to evade N. Korea sanctions

The Dept. of Justice unsealed criminal charges against a Chinese firm for conspiring to evade U.S. economic sanctions that target North Korea’s nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles programs

Colombia, FARC sign historic peace accord ending half-century conflict

Underlining the importance of the deal, Colombian president and leader of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, signed the 297-page agreement before a crowd of 2,500

Poachers have a new target in southeast Asia

Some call this bird's beak “ivory on wings” — and it sells in China

Stay connected

- Advertisement -

Latest article

Trump rejects proposal for Russia to interrogate US citizens

The US rejects President Putin's call to question US citizens, including a former Moscow ambassador. Source: BBC

New Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab vows to ‘intensify’ talks

Dominic Raab meets the EU's chief negotiator, as the IMF warns Ireland will be hit hard by a no deal Brexit. Source: BBC

No-one charged in 9 out of 10 crimes – Home Office

Only 9% of crimes end with suspects being charged or summonsed, Home Office figures suggest. Source: BBC