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Hunger stalks Latin America's street vendors as empty sidewalks mean no customers

Reuters Thursday, 9 April 2020
In the usually bustling streets of the downtown Santiago this week, Chilean great-grandmother Luz Maria Rios was ignoring a coronavirus quarantine and risking her health to sell Easter eggs.
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