Chile’s Bachelet favored to win Chile’s presidency

A man votes at a polling station in Santiago, Chile, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013. More than 13.5 million Chileans went to the polls on Sunday to choose their new president among nine candidates. Former President Michelle Bachelet is the front runner and conservative Evelyn Matthei is a distant second in the polls. Seven other candidates could push the vote into a Dec. 15 runoff. (AP Photo/Luis Hidalgo)SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Chileans seemed likely to return Michelle Bachelet to the presidency Sunday, with supporters hoping she can fulfill promises to reform a dictatorship-era system they say keeps workers poor and indebted to the privileged few.