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April 25, 2018 8:25 PM Spain: 2 aides of late Venezuelan president detained

CARACAS, Venezuela – Spanish authorities acknowledge they've arrested two associates of Venezuela's late President Hugo Chavez in a case of suspected corruption. Officials in Madrid announced Wednesday they detained the pair at Venezuela's request. The two are Claudia Diaz, former secretary of the National Fund for Development, and Adrian Velasquez Figueroa 78

April 11, 2018 2:50 AM Panama bans Venezuelan airlines for 90 days

Panama on Tuesday prohibited Venezuelan companies from operating flights to Panama, in retaliation for Venezuela's diplomatic and trade bans announced last week. The office of President Juan Carlos Varela said the cargo and passenger flights would be banned for 90 days starting April 25. The measure affects 10 Venezuelan companies. Last week, Venezuela 155

March 5, 2018 5:39 PM Judge, police help oust Trump Hotels from Panama property

PANAMA CITY – Escorted by police officers and a Panamanian judicial official, the owners of the Trump Panama City hotel have taken control of the property. A team of Trump Organization security officials abandoned the area on Monday. The action by Panama's government resolves a 12-day standoff between President Donald Trump's family hotel business and Orestes 70

January 27, 2018 7:43 PM Bodies of three crew members from Sanchi identified

BEIRUT (Reuters) - The bodies of three of the crew of the Sanchi, the tanker involved in the worst oil ship disaster in decades off the coast of China, have been identified, the Iranian Students’ News Agency (ISNA) reported Saturday. The three crew members identified are Milad Aravi, Majid Naqian and Mohammad Kavousi, the agency reported. The Iranian 50

January 23, 2018 9:44 AM EU taking 8 jurisdictions off its tax haven blacklist

BRUSSELS – The European Union is taking eight countries and jurisdictions off its tax avoidance blacklist after they made commitments to meet EU requirements. Barbados, Grenada, Macao, Mongolia, Panama, South Korea, Tunisia and the United Arab Emirates were removed after agreeing to tighten their tax laws. French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said Tuesday 51

January 7, 2018 6:45 AM Iranian tanker ablaze after collision off China; 32 missing

An Iranian oil tanker collided with a bulk freighter and caught fire off China's eastern coast, leaving its entire crew of 32 missing, most of them Iranians, authorities said Sunday. The missing — 30 Iranians and two Bangladeshis — are all from the tanker Sanchi, which spilled oil and was floating while still burning early Sunday, said Chinese maritime 54

January 7, 2018 5:45 AM 32 missing, including 30 Iranians, in sea collision in China

BEIJING – China's Ministry of Transport says 32 crew members from an Iranian oil tanker are missing after it collided with a bulk freighter and caught fire off China's eastern coast. The ministry says 30 Iranians and two Bangladeshis on the tanker Sanchi are unaccounted for following the collision late Saturday with the Hong Kong-registered freighter 54

December 31, 2017 2:23 PM S. Korea holds Panama oil tanker suspected of N. Korea trade

SEOUL, South Korea – South Korea says it is inspecting a Panama-flagged oil tanker suspected of evading international sanctions by trading with North Korea. An official from South Korea's Foreign Ministry said Sunday that the 5,100-ton KOTI was being held at Pyeongtaek-Dangjin port on the country's west coast. She didn't elaborate on the specific activities 53

December 21, 2017 2:06 PM Neighbor accused of stealing gold after helping move it

PANAMA CITY, Fla. – A Florida man is accused of stealing $26,000 worth of gold bars that he helped his neighbors move for safekeeping as Hurricane Irma approached Florida in September. The News Herald reports 70-year-old Cynthia Copley and her 69-year-old husband were preparing to evacuate and asked their neighbor, 28-year-old Corey Lofton, to help move the gold bars, which 43

December 21, 2017 10:36 AM Northern Ireland announce 2018 friendlies with Panama and Costa Rica

Northern Ireland will play friendlies against World Cup qualifiers Panama and Costa Rica next year, the Irish Football Association has announced. Michael O'Neill's men will face England's group stage opponents Panama at Estadio Rommel Fernandez in Panama City on Tuesday, May 29 and will then travel to San Jose to tackle Costa Rica on Sunday June 3. O'Neill 29