Stories tagged: Panama
Mon., April 9, 2018, 1:09 p.m.
Trump family hotel business asked Panama president for help
Lawyers representing U.S. President Donald Trump’s family hotel business appealed to Panama’s president for help days before an emergency arbitrator declined to reinstate the Trump management team to a luxury …
Thu., March 29, 2018, 3:08 p.m.
A ribbit of hope: Panama frogs hop back after nasty disease
After years of silence, the rhythmic dee-dee-deeps of frogs and toads are returning in parts of Panama.
Mon., Feb. 26, 2018, 12:05 p.m.
Panama’s government steps into Trump hotel dispute
Panama’s government said Monday it was formally investigating a complaint that executives for President Donald Trump’s family hotel business were illegally occupying a 70-story luxury Trump hotel amid a management …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 24, 2018, 7:51 p.m.
Trump officials fight eviction from Panama hotel they manage
One of President Donald Trump’s family businesses is battling an effort to physically evict its team of executives from a luxury hotel in Panama where they manage operations, and police …
UPDATED: Tue., May 30, 2017, 10:09 a.m.
Former Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega dies at 83
Former Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega, a onetime U.S. ally who was ousted by an American invasion in 1989, died late Monday at age 83.
UPDATED: Fri., April 21, 2017, 8:52 p.m.
Law partners in ‘Panama Papers’ scandal get bail
A court in Panama on Friday ordered the release on bail of two partners at a law firm involved in last year’s “Panama Papers” scandal set off by the leak …
Mon., March 6, 2017, 12:39 p.m.
Panama’s Manuel Noriega to undergo brain surgery
Former Panamanian strongman Manuel Noriega has been hospitalized for surgery to remove a benign tumor from his brain.
Fri., Feb. 24, 2017, 10:37 a.m.
Coast Guard detains 2 Panama-flagged ships in Northwest rivers for safety issues
Officials say two Panama-flagged cargo ships have been detained on the Willamette and Columbia rivers because of safety issues.
Mon., Feb. 20, 2017, 12:53 p.m.
Earthquake shakes Panama with magnitude of 4.7
A strongly felt earthquake has swayed skyscrapers in Panama’s capital and caused the evacuation of some buildings.
Tue., Nov. 22, 2016, 9:55 a.m.
Late-season storm Otto becomes hurricane; 3 dead in Panama
Late-season storm Otto strengthened into a hurricane Tuesday as civil defense officials reported three deaths in Panama amid heavy rain and Costa Rica ordered the evacuation of 4,000 people from …
Mon., March 14, 2016, 8:55 a.m.
Cyclist on B.C. to Panama ride injured in crash in Forks
The Washington State Patrol says a London cyclist was injured when he was struck by an SUV south of Forks on the Olympic Peninsula.
Sun., July 26, 2015
Panama outscores U.S. 3-2 in shootout for third place in CONCACAF Gold Cup
CHESTER, Pa. – Music and shouts of celebration blasted from the Panama locker room next door as U.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann tried to put another positive spin on another loss. …
Sat., July 25, 2015
In brief: Usain Bolt wins 100 meters in Diamond League
MISCELLANY: Usain Bolt returned to form by winning the 100 meters in the Diamond League at London’s Olympic Stadium in 9.87 seconds on Friday. After a poor start, Bolt struggled …
Fri., July 24, 2015
Panama federation calls Gold Cup refereeing ’insulting’
PANAMA CITY – The Panamanian Football Federation has demanded the removal of CONCACAF’s referee selection panel after describing the officiating in the Gold Cup semifinal loss to Mexico as “insulting …
Thu., July 23, 2015
Andres Guardado’s penalty goals lift Mexico past Panama in Gold Cup
ATLANTA – Andres Guardado scored two goals on penalty kicks, including the tiebreaker in extra time, and six-time champion Mexico beat short-handed and angered Panama 2-1 in the Gold Cup …
Tue., July 14, 2015
U.S. manages 1-1 tie with Panama
KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Michael Bradley scored the equalizer early in the second half, helping the United States to a 1-1 draw with Panama on Monday night and wrapping up …
Thu., Oct. 17, 2013
Mexican papers thank U.S. for soccer win
America’s soccer team is getting some love from the most unlikely place: Mexican sports fans. Mexican newspapers on Wednesday published banner headlines reading “We Love You,” and “Thank You, USA,” …
Wed., June 22, 2011
U.S. soccer on the ball after early defeat
The U.S. national soccer team recently suffered its first Gold Cup loss in group play, is without its top goal scorer in the injured Jozy Altidore, and Landon Donovan, the …