| Oct 12, 2013
| 9:17 AM
Mexico kept its World Cup qualifying hopes alive with the game-winning goal provided by Raul Jimenez on an amazing bicycle kick in a 2-1 victory over Panama on Friday night in Mexico City.
Jimenez entered the game in the 83rd minute and two minutes...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 3:57 PM
Today we conclude our short series about classic American patriots with a discussion about Theodore Roosevelt, who was known for his exuberant personality and large range of interests and achievements.
For example, he was awarded both the Nobel Peace...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 4:07 PM
PANAMA CANAL ZONE — During a recent tour of the historic locks here, Vice President Joe Biden helped an operator flip the switches to open the gates and then stepped out onto a balcony to watch a gargantuan vessel pass through.
A hundred yards...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 12:30 AM
In 2009, a dark comedy made completely in Panama became a record-busting box office hit, taking both filmmakers and audiences by surprise.
Backed by local investors, Abner Benaim's $1.2 million "Chance" is a delightful farce about two housekeepers who...
| Oct 12, 2013
After each performance of "Pullman Porter Blues," the lobby of the Goodman Theatre has been alive with talk both wistful and outraged, a weird if understandable mix given the complex legacy of George Pullman and the rail car company he created here....
| Feb 19, 2014
| 7:14 AM
The B-17 Flying Fortress was still a few years away from becoming an iconic workhorse of American air power in World War II when a flight of six planes took off from Langley Field on Feb. 16, 1938 for what would be a milestone intercontinental mission....
| Dec 9, 2013
| 4:33 AM
Let's keep America beautiful and save certain types of clothes for bedroom use only.
Paul Francis Nett, 60, is accused of wearing nothing but thong briefs in front of his Panama City Beach home -- and pulling the tiny covering aside to expose himself, ...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 12:01 PM
A Newport Beach man who prosecutors say ran a Ponzi scheme that stole nearly $3 million from investors has been extradited from Panama to face trial in Orange County.
Thomas F. Tarbutton allegedly fled to Brazil in 2011 after charges were filed and...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 4:26 AM
The plot has thickened in Caryville, a small Panhandle town, in a case of adverse possession gone awry: Some folks apparently may have made a grave mistake by stealing their own burial plots, reports WJHG ABC News-7 in Panama City.
"You have to pay to be...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 8:24 AM
Miami International Airport will welcome two new international carriers in coming months, airport officials announced this week.
InselAir Aruba will launch new service between Oranjestad, Aruba and Miami, starting April 11. The flights will operate...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 9:57 PM
Every year, 14-year-old Victor Rios would watch the Rose Parade on a television set in his home in the city of Chitre, Panama, marveling at the floats and bands.
He never imagined he would attend the parade in person.
Then one day in October 2012,...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 6:19 PM
A North Korean freighter seized in Panama for carrying contraband fighter jet engines and missile components from Cuba will be released soon and allowed to return home with most of its crew members, Panamanian authorities have decided.