It has been 45 years since Gen. Augusto Pinochet toppled President Salvador Allende in a bloody coup that began a 17 year dictatorship.

Today in History for October 16th

October 16, 2018

Highlights of this day in history: John Brown raids Harper's Ferry; France's Marie Antoinette beheaded; John Paul II chosen as pope; Chile's ex-dictator Augusto Pinochet detained; 'Baby Jessica' rescued; Novelist James Michener dies. (Oct. 16)

AP Top Stories October 14 P

October 14, 2018

Here are the top stories for Sunday, October 14th: Tensions between Saudi Arabia and the US escalate; Video shows extensive hurricane damage to an air force base; Ships collide in the Med; Crowds act out the zombie apocalypse in Chile.

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