My Turn: A dissenting view of Veterans Day

...freedom. The invasion of Iraq in 2003 certainly wasn't. Nor was the Vietnam War. And it would be laughable to imagine that Panama and Grenada posed any threat at all to America. But we invaded them anyway. I'm not calling those wars unjust as a way to...
Today in Sport's History for Nov. 6 fails to qualify for the 2004 Athens Olympics, losing to Mexico 2-1 in the quarterfinals of a qualifying tournament in Panama City.2007 - Dallas center Mike Modano breaks Phil Housley's NHL record for career points by an American-born player with...
Fishermen's Memorial loses to Panamax docks

...The idea was to accommodate what's known as Panamax-sized cruise ships, the largest size vessels that can traverse the Panama Canal."The city of Juneau doesn't have sufficient pier space to accommodate what the trend is in the cruise industry...
Con: Should Congress approve pending trade pacts with Colombia, Korea and Panama? deals with Colombia, Korea and Panama negotiated by his predecessor. Indeed...S. deficits rise. The Colombia and Panama deals typify Washington's other big...multinationals hope to turn Colombia and Panama into new outsourcing options. Yet for...

PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. - Two Alabama college...warrants. Martistee remained in jail Sunday in Panama City. Calhoun was released on bond.The...more people are filming every action.At a Panama City Beach McDonald's, teenagers Timia...
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Cutter Roanoke Island leaves Homer on last voyage

...fathers and husbands. The Roanoke Island's crew will sail both the Pacific Ocean and Atlantic Ocean and pass through the Panama Canal in a once-in-a lifetime, two-month journey.In a speech at the ceremonies, Cmdr. Shawn Decker of USCG Sector...
Today In Sports History for Aug. 28

...Pinch-hitter Jeremy Hess' bases-loaded single with two outs in the sixth inning gives Long Beach, Calif. a 3-2 victory over Panama in the championship game of the Little League World Series.1994 - Tiger Woods, 18, becomes the youngest winner in the history...
Jamaica stuns US in Gold Cup semis

...A team ranked 76th in the world became the first Caribbean nation to reach a Gold Cup final and will face either Mexico or Panama.The Jamaicans want more, said their German coach, Winfried Schaefer."We have one more match to play," he said. "Bob...
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Mexico wins 7th Gold Cup, defeats Jamaica

...minute of extra time. Mexico had been the better team that day, but that wasn't the case in the semifinals. Down to 10 men, Panama was on the verge of victory when a disputed hand ball set up a penalty for Guardado in second-half stoppage time, and he...
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Alaska Science Forum: The northern boreal bird nursery thermometer at Chandalar Lake reads minus 48, the warblers will be hopping branches in the steamy mangrove jungles of Panama. ? Ned Rozell is a science writer for the Geophysical Institute. Since the late 1970s, the University of Alaska Fairbanks...


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