| Jan 13, 2014
| 7:56 PM
Robert A. Pastor, an influential scholar and policymaker who spent decades working for better inter-American relations and democracy and free elections in the Western Hemisphere, died Wednesday at his home in Washington, D.C., after a three-year battle...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 10:55 AM
Here's a new enterprising twist on the rent-a-cop business.
Cops jailed Daniel Norona, 24, after they said he offered to pay a cop to help him commit a burglary -- knowing full well he was an officer of the law, reports WMBB ABC News-13 in Panama City....
| Jan 17, 2014
| 3:39 PM
Yvette Lewis receives a double benefit Saturday at the 2014 Hampton Indoor Invitational track meet — the opportunity to compete in front of family and friends.
“It’s special,” said the former Peninsula and Hampton University...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 9:36 AM
WASHINGTON -- A top leader in the Mexican drug trade, who at his peak oversaw the distribution of eight tons of cocaine a month, has been captured by authorities in Panama and secretly extradited to the U.S., law enforcement officials said Wednesday....
| Nov 13, 2013
| 7:04 PM
WASHINGTON — At his peak, Mexican drug lord Juan Juarez Orosco allegedly oversaw the distribution of 8 tons of cocaine every month from Colombia to the United States, making him one of the most wanted narcotics traffickers in the world,...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 1:08 PM
Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake plans to travel with Vice President Joe Biden to tour the Panama Canal expansion project next week, her office said Friday.
The costs of the two-day trip will be covered by the federal government, the city said....
| Nov 18, 2013
| 2:44 PM
A rare pygmy three-toed sloth stirred an international controversy after officials of the Dallas World Aquarium caught and crated six of the creatures on Isla Escudo de Veraguas, an island off Panama. The aquarium officials intended to take the animals...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 3:52 AM
In 1982, Tommy Tutone gave us an infamously prank phone number in its hit tune 867-5309/Jenny.
Now, 31 years later, it's still a number guaranteed to get you upwards of 50 prank calls a day, reports WMBB ABC News-13 in Panama City.
So why deliberately...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 4:07 AM
A man who tried take video of women in a bathroom will face charges because he captured footage of himself in the act, according to the Walton County Sheriff's Office.
Ernest Moschino, a Panhandle sunglass shop manager, allegedly placed his cellphone in...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 6:10 PM
After touring the expansion of the Panama Canal, Vice President Joe Biden and Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake said Tuesday they plan to increase their advocacy for a proposed CSX transfer station in Baltimore.
"You had [Panama] President [Ricardo]...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 3:00 AM
In 1956, the world's first container ship, the Ideal X, sailed from New York harbor to the Port of Houston. Instead of sacks and crates stuffed in a musty hull, the ship carried 58 neatly packed containers on its deck. Shipping costs fell drastically...