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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
The $5.4 billion HOV lane: Will Panama Canal expansion boost global trade?It took 40,000 workers nearly 10 years to dig the new access lane to the Panama
The $5.4 billion HOV lane: Will Panama Canal expansion boost global trade?
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted an hour ago
It took 40,000 workers nearly 10 years to dig the new access lane to the Panama Canal, a massive engineering feat that rivals the canal’s initial opening 102 years ago and that could potentially reshape the way goods move around the globe. When the... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
The $5.4 billion HOV lane: Will Panama Canal expansion boost global trade?It took 40,000 workers nearly 10 years to dig the new access lane to the Panama
The $5.4 billion HOV lane: Will Panama Canal expansion boost global trade?
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted an hour ago
It took 40,000 workers nearly 10 years to dig the new access lane to the Panama Canal, a massive engineering feat that rivals the canal’s initial opening 102 years ago and that could potentially reshape the way goods move around the globe. When the... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
The $5.4 billion HOV lane: Will Panama Canal expansion boost global trade?It took 40,000 workers nearly 10 years to dig the new access lane to the Panama
The $5.4 billion HOV lane: Will Panama Canal expansion boost global trade?
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted an hour ago
It took 40,000 workers nearly 10 years to dig the new access lane to the Panama Canal, a massive engineering feat that rivals the canal’s initial opening 102 years ago and that could potentially reshape the way goods move around the globe. When the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Newly expanded Panama Canal opens for bigger businessand global trade. Workers take pictures of the cargo ship Cosco Houston crossi
Newly expanded Panama Canal opens for bigger business
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted an hour ago
and global trade. Workers take pictures of the cargo ship Cosco Houston crossing the new Cocoli Locks during a test at the Panama Canal on June 23, 2016 On Sunday, a VIP ceremony will be held on the banks of the canal to inaugurate the completion... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
The $5.4 billion HOV lane: Will Panama Canal expansion boost global trade?It took 40,000 workers nearly 10 years to dig the new access lane to the Panama
The $5.4 billion HOV lane: Will Panama Canal expansion boost global trade?
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted an hour ago
It took 40,000 workers nearly 10 years to dig the new access lane to the Panama Canal, a massive engineering feat that rivals the canal’s initial opening 102 years ago and which could potentially reshape the way goods move around the globe. When the... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
The $5.4 billion HOV lane: Will Panama Canal expansion boost global trade?It took 40,000 workers nearly 10 years to dig the new access lane to the Panama
The $5.4 billion HOV lane: Will Panama Canal expansion boost global trade?
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted an hour ago
It took 40,000 workers nearly 10 years to dig the new access lane to the Panama Canal, a massive engineering feat that rivals the canal’s initial opening 102 years ago and that could potentially reshape the way goods move around the globe. When the... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
China cuts contact with Taiwan liaison body over TsaiMiami on the way out and in Los Angeles on the way home. She is due to attend t
China cuts contact with Taiwan liaison body over Tsai
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted an hour ago
Miami on the way out and in Los Angeles on the way home. She is due to attend the formal opening of new ship locks on the Panama Canal before delivering a speech to Paraguay's parliament on Tuesday. Taiwan has formal diplomatic relations with... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
The $5.4 billion HOV lane: Will Panama Canal expansion boost global trade?It took 40,000 workers nearly 10 years to dig the new access lane to the Panama
The $5.4 billion HOV lane: Will Panama Canal expansion boost global trade?
WKYC Cleveland / Posted an hour ago
It took 40,000 workers nearly 10 years to dig the new access lane to the Panama Canal, a massive engineering feat that rivals the canal’s initial opening 102 years ago and which could potentially reshape the way goods move around the globe. When the... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Korean War Anniversary Ceremonyare among the thousands of visitors expected to be on hand this weekend for the
Korean War Anniversary Ceremony
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 2 hours ago
are among the thousands of visitors expected to be on hand this weekend for the formal opening of the newly expanded Panama Canal. The change is expected to boost the shipment of goods to and from our port. Our Joe Gazin is in Panama City... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
After Hot Car Death, Collin County Family 'Heartbroken'are among the thousands of visitors expected to be on hand this weekend for the
After Hot Car Death, Collin County Family 'Heartbroken'
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 2 hours ago
are among the thousands of visitors expected to be on hand this weekend for the formal opening of the newly expanded Panama Canal. The change is expected to boost the shipment of goods to and from our port. Our Joe Gazin is in Panama City... Read more
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The China Post
PRC cuts contact with ROC liaison body over the 'one China' policyMiami on the way out and in Los Angeles on the way home. She is due to attend t
PRC cuts contact with ROC liaison body over the 'one China' policy
The China Post / Posted 2 hours ago
Miami on the way out and in Los Angeles on the way home. She is due to attend the formal opening of new ship locks on the Panama Canal before delivering a speech to Paraguay's parliament on Tuesday. Taiwan has formal diplomatic relations with... Read more
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The China Post
Tsai arrives in US, meets Senator Marco Rubioto leave Miami on Saturday (U.S. time) for Panama, where she will attend a cere
Tsai arrives in US, meets Senator Marco Rubio
The China Post / Posted 2 hours ago
to leave Miami on Saturday (U.S. time) for Panama, where she will attend a ceremony for the inauguration of the expanded Panama Canal on June 26. U.S. Senator Marco Rubio, left, meets President Tsai Ing-wen in this photo released by Rubio's... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Redone Panama Canal deepens port rivalriesWhen the Panama Canal opened in 1914, completing one of the grandest and toughe
Redone Panama Canal deepens port rivalries
The Seattle Times / Posted 3 hours ago
When the Panama Canal opened in 1914, completing one of the grandest and toughest engineering feats in history, the ports of the Puget Sound looked forward to the debut with anticipation. On Sunday, when the $5.25 billion expanded canal officially... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Upstate manufacturing could benefit from Panama Canal expansionMore than 2,000 miles from Spartanburg County, construction is being done on th
Upstate manufacturing could benefit from Panama Canal expansion
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 6 hours ago
More than 2,000 miles from Spartanburg County, construction is being done on the Panama Canal to allow a new, wider channel for international ships to pass through. The project's end goal is to lower the cost of bringing international goods to the... Read more
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Salon.com
Globalization and its discontents: How the Trump/Brexit movements might herald New World Ordersis our one chance do it. This is our last chance to do it. Americans are the p
Globalization and its discontents: How the Trump/Brexit movements might herald New World Orders
Salon.com / Posted 6 hours ago
is our one chance do it. This is our last chance to do it. Americans are the people that tamed the West, that dug out the Panama Canal, that sent satellites across the solar system, that built the great dams, and so much more. We stopped... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
China cuts contact with Taiwan liaison body over TsaiMiami on the way out and in Los Angeles on the way home. She is due to attend t
China cuts contact with Taiwan liaison body over Tsai
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 11 hours ago
Miami on the way out and in Los Angeles on the way home. She is due to attend the formal opening of new ship locks on the Panama Canal before delivering a speech to Paraguay's parliament on Tuesday. Taiwan has formal diplomatic relations with... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
China cuts contact with Taiwan liaison body over TsaiMiami on the way out and in Los Angeles on the way home. She is due to attend t
China cuts contact with Taiwan liaison body over Tsai
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 11 hours ago
Miami on the way out and in Los Angeles on the way home. She is due to attend the formal opening of new ship locks on the Panama Canal before delivering a speech to Paraguay's parliament on Tuesday. Taiwan has formal diplomatic relations with... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
China cuts contact with Taiwan liaison body over TsaiMiami on the way out and in Los Angeles on the way home. She is due to attend t
China cuts contact with Taiwan liaison body over Tsai
Hawaii News Now / Posted 11 hours ago
Miami on the way out and in Los Angeles on the way home. She is due to attend the formal opening of new ship locks on the Panama Canal before delivering a speech to Paraguay's parliament on Tuesday. Taiwan has formal diplomatic relations with... Read more
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Salon.com
China cuts contact with Taiwan liaison body over TsaiMiami on the way out and in Los Angeles on the way home. She is due to attend t
China cuts contact with Taiwan liaison body over Tsai
Salon.com / Posted 11 hours ago
Miami on the way out and in Los Angeles on the way home. She is due to attend the formal opening of new ship locks on the Panama Canal before delivering a speech to Paraguay’s parliament on Tuesday. Taiwan has formal diplomatic relations with... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Beijing cuts contacts between China-Taiwan liaison bodiesMiami on the way out and in Los Angeles on the way home. She is due to attend t
Beijing cuts contacts between China-Taiwan liaison bodies
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 11 hours ago
Miami on the way out and in Los Angeles on the way home. She is due to attend the formal opening of new ship locks on the Panama Canal before delivering a speech to Paraguay's parliament on Tuesday. Taiwan has formal diplomatic relations with... Read more
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Daily Herald
China cuts contact with Taiwan liaison body over TsaiMiami on the way out and in Los Angeles on the way home. She is due to attend t
China cuts contact with Taiwan liaison body over Tsai
Daily Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
Miami on the way out and in Los Angeles on the way home. She is due to attend the formal opening of new ship locks on the Panama Canal before delivering a speech to Paraguay's parliament on Tuesday. Taiwan has formal diplomatic relations with... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
China cuts contact with Taiwan liaison body over TsaiMiami on the way out and in Los Angeles on the way home. She is due to attend t
China cuts contact with Taiwan liaison body over Tsai
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 11 hours ago
Miami on the way out and in Los Angeles on the way home. She is due to attend the formal opening of new ship locks on the Panama Canal before delivering a speech to Paraguay's parliament on Tuesday. Taiwan has formal diplomatic relations with... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
China cuts contact with Taiwan liaison body over TsaiMiami on the way out and in Los Angeles on the way home. She is due to attend t
China cuts contact with Taiwan liaison body over Tsai
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 12 hours ago
Miami on the way out and in Los Angeles on the way home. She is due to attend the formal opening of new ship locks on the Panama Canal before delivering a speech to Paraguay's parliament on Tuesday. Taiwan has formal diplomatic relations with... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
China cuts contact with Taiwan liaison body over TsaiMiami on the way out and in Los Angeles on the way home. She is due to attend t
China cuts contact with Taiwan liaison body over Tsai
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 12 hours ago
Miami on the way out and in Los Angeles on the way home. She is due to attend the formal opening of new ship locks on the Panama Canal before delivering a speech to Paraguay's parliament on Tuesday. Taiwan has formal diplomatic relations with... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Sheffield Life$22 July 26--Miss Buffalo full Aug. 24-Sept. 2--National Parks Out West full
Sheffield Life
Warren Times Observer / Posted 13 hours ago
$22 July 26--Miss Buffalo full Aug. 24-Sept. 2--National Parks Out West full Looking ahead to 2017 March 28-April 7-- Panama Canal, see this engineering marvel for yourself as well as Aruba, Columbia, Costa Rica, Jamaica flight included... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Tributes for June 25As a member of an Army family, she has lived in Kansas, Georgia, South Carolina
Tributes for June 25
Greeley Tribune / Posted 13 hours ago
As a member of an Army family, she has lived in Kansas, Georgia, South Carolina, Oregon, California, Tennessee and The Panama Canal Zone, before finally settling in Boulder in 1967. She graduated from Fairview High School, Boulder, in 1969; she... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Ingleside Police Looking For Vandalsare among the thousands of visitors expected to be on hand this weekend for the
Ingleside Police Looking For Vandals
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 15 hours ago
are among the thousands of visitors expected to be on hand this weekend for the formal opening of the newly expanded Panama Canal. The change is expected to boost the shipment of goods to and from our port. Our Joe Gazin is in Panama City... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Local Group Hopes To Strengthen Panama Relationshipsare among the thousands of visitors expected to be on hand this weekend for the
Local Group Hopes To Strengthen Panama Relationships
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 15 hours ago
are among the thousands of visitors expected to be on hand this weekend for the formal opening of the newly expanded Panama Canal. The change is expected to boost the shipment of goods to and from our port. Our Joe Gazin is in Panama City... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Cadets Of the 75th Police Academy Graduateare among the thousands of visitors expected to be on hand this weekend for the
Cadets Of the 75th Police Academy Graduate
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 15 hours ago
are among the thousands of visitors expected to be on hand this weekend for the formal opening of the newly expanded Panama Canal. The change is expected to boost the shipment of goods to and from our port. Our Joe Gazin is in Panama City... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
“Beat the Heat” Center Opened at Lindale Senior Centerare among the thousands of visitors expected to be on hand this weekend for the
“Beat the Heat” Center Opened at Lindale Senior Center
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 15 hours ago
are among the thousands of visitors expected to be on hand this weekend for the formal opening of the newly expanded Panama Canal. The change is expected to boost the shipment of goods to and from our port. Our Joe Gazin is in Panama City... Read more
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Kenosha News
The Red Witch to return for the summer1980’s when maritime historian Dr. Raymond Ashley had the ship built in Bayou L
The Red Witch to return for the summer
Kenosha News / Posted 17 hours ago
1980’s when maritime historian Dr. Raymond Ashley had the ship built in Bayou La Batre, Ala. He later sailed it through the Panama Canal and up to San Diego. After years in a number of ports and a stint as the flagship for Ohio’s state... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Panama Canal ushers in new era of international trade and megashipsflagged cargo ship named Baroque, a post-Panamax vessel, navigates the Agua Cla
Panama Canal ushers in new era of international trade and megaships
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 17 hours ago
flagged cargo ship named Baroque, a post-Panamax vessel, navigates the Agua Clara locks during a test of the newly expanded Panama Canal in Agua Clara, Panama, Friday, June 24, 2016. The canal's expansion project will be officially inaugurated on... Read more
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The Advocate
‘A major economic development opportunity:’ Luxury river cruise line to dock ship at former Gretna ferry terminalthe agreement to put the dormant terminal back into commerce. The Louisiane’s
‘A major economic development opportunity:’ Luxury river cruise line to dock ship at former Gretna ferry terminal
The Advocate / Posted 19 hours ago
the agreement to put the dormant terminal back into commerce. The Louisiane’s journey from Oregon to the West Bank via the Panama Canal will take about four weeks and conclude in early August, officials said. The ship then will undergo millions of... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Upstate manufacturing could benefit from Panama Canal expansionMore than 2,000 miles from Spartanburg County, construction is being done on th
Upstate manufacturing could benefit from Panama Canal expansion
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 20 hours ago
More than 2,000 miles from Spartanburg County, construction is being done on the Panama Canal to allow a new, wider channel for international ships to pass through. The project’s end goal is to lower the cost of bringing international goods to the... Read more
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The China Post
Tsai begins first overseas trip as presidentshe said, she will seek to interact with leaders of Taiwan's diplomatic allies
Tsai begins first overseas trip as president
The China Post / Posted 22 hours ago
she said, she will seek to interact with leaders of Taiwan's diplomatic allies at the inauguration ceremony of the expanded Panama Canal and let them know that Taiwan is a trustworthy friend. Noting that many Taiwanese ships usually ply the Panama... Read more
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The Advocate
Bonjour, Mes Amis! French America Line moves headquarters to Jefferson, makes Gretna home port for passenger boatthat sailed Oregon’s Columbia River, in 2015. The luxury riverboat is currently
Bonjour, Mes Amis! French America Line moves headquarters to Jefferson, makes Gretna home port for passenger boat
The Advocate / Posted 23 hours ago
that sailed Oregon’s Columbia River, in 2015. The luxury riverboat is currently en route from Oregon to Gretna via the Panama Canal on a journey that will take four weeks. In mid-July, the Louisiane will arrive at the Gretna Ferry Landing,... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Harris Newmark: The Jewish father of L.A. | Cover Storymade, for its time, a startling and often-quoted prediction. Citing as evidence
Harris Newmark: The Jewish father of L.A. | Cover Story
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted yesterday
made, for its time, a startling and often-quoted prediction. Citing as evidence for his conclusion the completion of the Panama Canal, and the goods it would bring to L.A. Harbor, he wrote: “I believe that Los Angeles is destined to become, in... Read more
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The Morning Call
$5.4-billion expansion of Panama Canal could reshape world trade routescolossal freighter, guided by a pair of tug boats that looked like gnats in com
$5.4-billion expansion of Panama Canal could reshape world trade routes
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
colossal freighter, guided by a pair of tug boats that looked like gnats in comparison, eased toward the entrance of the Panama Canal, the storied passageway traversed more than a million times since its debut more than a century ago. This time,... Read more
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The Border Mail
The Shipping News: Cruise Express offers 15-night winter tour to Norwaytransit of the Northwest Passage in Canada, and additional departures from Los
The Shipping News: Cruise Express offers 15-night winter tour to Norway
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
transit of the Northwest Passage in Canada, and additional departures from Los Angeles visiting Hawaii, Mexico and the Panama Canal. Seven Seas Explorer will embark on its inaugural season in northern Europe. There are also 35 maiden port calls... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
The Shipping News: Cruise Express offers 15-night winter tour to Norwaytransit of the Northwest Passage in Canada, and additional departures from Los
The Shipping News: Cruise Express offers 15-night winter tour to Norway
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
transit of the Northwest Passage in Canada, and additional departures from Los Angeles visiting Hawaii, Mexico and the Panama Canal. Seven Seas Explorer will embark on its inaugural season in northern Europe. There are also 35 maiden port calls... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
$5.4-billion expansion of Panama Canal could reshape world trade routescolossal freighter, guided by a pair of tug boats that looked like gnats in com
$5.4-billion expansion of Panama Canal could reshape world trade routes
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
colossal freighter, guided by a pair of tug boats that looked like gnats in comparison, eased toward the entrance of the Panama Canal, the storied passageway traversed more than a million times since its debut more than a century ago. This time,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Enlarged Panama Canal to boost US-Asia trade Panama City – With its capacity boosted by nearly three times, Panama’s enlar
Enlarged Panama Canal to boost US-Asia trade
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
Panama City – With its capacity boosted by nearly three times, Panama’s enlarged canal – set to be inaugurated on Sunday – is expected to stimulate trade between the United States and Asia, and steal... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
A timeline of the Panama Canalheads of state, diplomats, shipping executives and port operators will gather f
A timeline of the Panama Canal
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
heads of state, diplomats, shipping executives and port operators will gather for the inauguration of a deeper, wider Panama Canal that can handle twice as much cargo. The $5.4-billion project, nine years in the making, is aimed at boosting... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
$5.4-billion expansion of Panama Canal could reshape world trade routescolossal freighter, guided by a pair of tug boats that looked like gnats in com
$5.4-billion expansion of Panama Canal could reshape world trade routes
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
colossal freighter, guided by a pair of tug boats that looked like gnats in comparison, eased toward the entrance of the Panama Canal, the storied passageway traversed more than a million times since its debut more than a century ago. This time,... Read more
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Everton FC
On This Day: Everton Chile Formedat the time a busy, bustling port visited by all ships travelling between Europ
On This Day: Everton Chile Formed
Everton FC / Posted yesterday
at the time a busy, bustling port visited by all ships travelling between Europe and the west coast of the Americas, as the Panama Canal wasn't opened until 1914. A group of Anglo-Chileans aged between 14 and 15-years-old decided to establish their... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Taiwan leader makes 1st foreign trip as China keeps watchin Miami on the way and in Los Angeles on the way home. She is due to attend th
Taiwan leader makes 1st foreign trip as China keeps watch
Brandon Sun / Posted yesterday
in Miami on the way and in Los Angeles on the way home. She is due to attend the formal opening of new ship locks on the Panama Canal before delivering a speech to Paraguay's parliament on Tuesday. Taiwan has formal diplomatic relations with... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Brexit, Stage Right. A Terror Attack Every Day in April.the country illegally. A Man, a Plan, a (Wider) Canal More than 100 years aft
Brexit, Stage Right. A Terror Attack Every Day in April.
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
the country illegally. A Man, a Plan, a (Wider) Canal More than 100 years after the original one opened, a deeper, wider Panama Canal will be inaugurated Sunday. Will it reshape the shipping industry as we know it? The improvements essentially... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Want to cruise through the new Panama Canal locks? Here's howCall it a new era for Panama Canal cruises. The official opening of the 48-mil
Want to cruise through the new Panama Canal locks? Here's how
KING5 Seattle / Posted yesterday
Call it a new era for Panama Canal cruises. The official opening of the 48-mile-long waterway's massive new locks on Sunday will add a new twist to what long has been a bucket list item for cruising fans. Princess Cruises, which offers more voyages... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Want to cruise through the new Panama Canal locks? Here's howCall it a new era for Panama Canal cruises. The official opening of the 48-mil
Want to cruise through the new Panama Canal locks? Here's how
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted yesterday
Call it a new era for Panama Canal cruises. The official opening of the 48-mile-long waterway's massive new locks on Sunday will add a new twist to what long has been a bucket list item for cruising fans. Princess Cruises, which offers more voyages... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Want to cruise through the new Panama Canal locks? Here's howCall it a new era for Panama Canal cruises. The official opening of the 48-mil
Want to cruise through the new Panama Canal locks? Here's how
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted yesterday
Call it a new era for Panama Canal cruises. The official opening of the 48-mile-long waterway's massive new locks on Sunday will add a new twist to what long has been a bucket list item for cruising fans. Princess Cruises, which offers more voyages... Read more
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