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Daughter of Chile's Allende Eyes Presidential Bid in 2017

Isabel Allende, a ruling party senator in Chile and the daughter of deposed ex-president Salvador Allende, said she is considering running for president in next year's elections, a local newspaper reported on Saturday. Allende's possible bid for the top job in Chile could pit her against ex-president Ricardo Lagos, another member of the socialist ruling party who has expressed interest in running. Allende, whose father was ousted by former dictator Augusto Pinochet in a coup in...

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