Inside the Americas

A tidal wave of solidarity in Chile

We go to Chile, where authorities and residents are grappling with the aftermath of a powerful earthquake. Our reporters visited the town of Curico where solidarity is the watchword for survivors. In Haiti, heavy downpours have begun as the rainy season draws near. And in the US, the latest figures suggest the economy is on the upswing. Growth number for the last quarter of 2009 are particularly encouraging.