Gold rush race problems began early
Race problems in the California gold rush began early. A certain class of men, some vicious and malicious along with others who were ignorant and misguided, started for California as soon as news of the gold strikes reached the east.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Panama Canal: Is another expansion in the cards?
With some 16 months to go before Panama expects to finish its canal expansion, could another set of locks to handle even bigger ships be in its future? The idea first surfaced last year during a Latin American ports conference in Bogota when Rodolfo Sabonge, a Panama Canal Authority marketing and development executive, said the authority was ... (more)
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Albany Times Union
Panama Canal turns 100 as expansion hits snags
In this Aug. 4, 2014, photo, two cargo ships sails though the Miraflores locks on the Panama Canal in Panama City.
Panama Canal, World's Greatest Engineering Project, Turns 100
One hundred years ago, on August 15, 1914, the Panama Canal officially opened when the S. S. Ancon steamed through from the Atlantic to the Pacific side.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
A Chinese Man, A $50 Billion Plan, And A Canal To Reshape Nicaragua
Francisco Telemaco Talavera gives a 2-hour presentation to Nicaraguan farmers on the benefits of the canal.
11 reasons to visit Panama
August 15, 2014, marks the 100th anniversary of the first use of the Panama Cana.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Union Hanover Breaks Ground and Begins Construction on Sarani Resort in Panama
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Wed Jul 30, 2014
Best defense against mosquitoes is proactive approach
As of Wednesday afternoon, nine cases of the disease have been reported in Texas.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Chambersburg Public Opinion
Man charged with threatening Canada-Panama flight
A 25-year-old man charged for allegedly making threats on a flight from Toronto to Panama City is being released on $1,000 bail.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Forests, culture and development in indigenous Panama
"This way, over the stream," calls the young tecnico, one of my village guides and GPS experts, as we reach the hill's peak.