| May 4, 2014
| 12:38 PM
Voters in Panama went to the polls Sunday to select a new president in an unusually tight race where the victor is likely to maintain free-market policies in Central America's fastest-growing economy.
The new president will oversee an ambitious...
| May 4, 2014
| 10:04 PM
An opposition candidate was headed to victory Sunday in Panama as the region's fastest-growing economy voted for president in an unusually tight race.
Almost complete results showed Juan Carlos Varela of a center-right party winning the presidency. "The...
| May 8, 2014
| 2:28 PM
Buoyed by a record performance in 2013, Broward County is poised to welcome 14 million tourists this year, the region's tourism czar predicted Thursday.
And for 2015, the goal is to reach 15 million.
"We're on the brink of 14 million visitors in 2014,...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 12:50 PM
Visitors and residents love the quiet and the spectacular view that comes from parasailing over the Atlantic Ocean off the Broward and Palm Beach county coasts. But the experience can also turn deadly.
"I thought the worst thing that could happen is you...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 9:21 AM
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7-Day Western Caribbean
2009 Departure Date: Oct. 18, Nov. 29
Cruise Ports: Fort Lauderdale, Florida, US; Half Moon Cay, Bahamas; Grand Turk, Turks...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 12:13 PM
Two Broward state legislators are citing last week’s parasailing accident in Panama City Beach as evidence to renew their push for new government regulation of the industry.
State Sen. Maria Sachs, a Boca Raton Democrat who represents part of...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 8:06 AM
This itinerary was last updated Feb. 2, 2010. For more information about Celebrity Constellation cruises click here.
14-Night Exotic Southern Caribbean Cruise
2010 Departure Date: Feb. 14
Cruise Ports: Miami, FL; Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas; St....
| Apr 1, 2013
| 7:21 AM
If instead of sharing a sailing with thousands of others you prefer something different and more intimate, why not think outside the (cruise ship) box? Here are five ideas to ponder that can take you on journeys on America’s great rivers, on...
| 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...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 9:14 PM
More than 600 mariachi band members set a Guinness world record at halftime of the Gold Cup game between Mexico and Panama at the Rose Bowl, but the jeers from the pro-Mexico crowd of 56,822 directed toward Mexico Coach Jose Manuel de la Torre made the...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 4:12 AM
Edward Victor Williams, a three-time convicted felon who federal agents found with a bomb recipe, satanic writings and bizarre shrines on his Jackson County property, pleaded guilty in federal court this week to possessing an illegal gun. reports the...