| Jul 16, 2014
| 6:08 PM
Massoud Barzani, president of Iraq's semiautonomous Kurdistan region, rattled many cages this month when he announced in parliament that the KRG would be moving ahead soon on a referendum on independence from Iraq. If Kurdistan goes ahead with such a...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 4:09 AM
Kid, this time you're really BUSted.
After the Panhandle boy took a school bus for a joyride last month, he was held in kiddie jail until Tuesday, authorities said, reports WJHG NBC News-7 in Panama City.
The day after being released, 'Kid Bus'...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 6:30 AM
PARIS - Tapping into a new and often more audience-friendly generation of directors and producers from Eastern Europe, Paris-based sales-production house Wide Management has made first major deal on Karlovy Vary player "Barbarians," pre-selling Japan to...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 2:30 AM
WASHINGTON -- At a time when the Republican Party needs a heavy dose of compromise to bring functionality back to government, one of its most admirable models of goodwill and working across the aisle has departed with the death at 88 of Howard Henry Baker...
| Jul 7, 2014
At a time when the Republican Party needs a heavy dose of compromise to bring functionality back to government, one of its most admirable models of goodwill and working across the aisle has departed with the death at 88 last week of Howard Henry Baker Jr....
| Jul 11, 2014
| 4:01 AM
57 Channels and nothin' on?
Then check out the real behind-the-scenes drama at a cable TV company.
After a cable guy in the Panhandle responded to a service call to a resident, identified as Richard Acton St. John, of Lynn Haven, began cursing the...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 6:37 AM
A Panama City man was killed by a stray bullet the day he brought his newborn son home, the Panama City News Herald reports.
Steven Justin Ayers, 33, was killed instantly Tuesday night when a stray bullet entered his home and struck him in the back...
| May 19, 2014
| 4:21 AM
Pressed for cash? Why not use some funny money?
Well, for starters, there's noting funny about jail time.
When John Sheldon Jernigan handed over $400 to the clerk at the Bay County Courthouse to pay his trespassing fine, the clerk noticed something...
| Apr 19, 2014
How many roads must a travel columnist go down?
More than enough to compile a list of favorite scenic highways from the Gulf of Mexico to the Atlantic Ocean, from South Florida to the Georgia border. While the view often includes postcard-worthy...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 4:24 AM
When you're in love living under separate roofs can be unbearable.
Maybe that's why this Panhandle woman decided to make the leap from love bird to jail bird.
A Panhandle woman, identified as Shannon Kelly Cann, 32, allegedly got verbally abusive with...
| Mar 27, 2014
Copa Airlines doesn't have the name recognition of JetBlue or Southwest for South Florida travelers, but the Latin American carrier is aiming to change that with new service to Panama that launches July 11.
Officials of the Panamanian carrier were at...