Panama is a proper noun. Panama is (1) a stiff straw hat with a flat crown, (2) a republic on the Isthmus of Panama; achieved independence from Colombia in 1903.
The following articles provide more information about the proper noun Panama.
Central America is located at the southern-most part of North America, and comprises the 7 nations of Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, and Panama.
South America was initially settled by Asians who crossed the Bering Strait approximately 4,000 to 5,000 years ago. They migrated southwards, reaching South America via the Isthmus of Panama.
The following articles provide recent Panama-related news.
The 111-room Hilton Garden Inn Panama City is putting the final touches on their multimillion-dollar renovation following damage sustained from Hurricane Michael in October of 2018. ...
Hsyndicate. Thursday, 13 Jun 2019 13:32:23 +0200.
Last year, Hurricane Michael shredded thousands of houses in Panama City, Fla., and surrounding areas that have long had some of Florida's weakest building codes.
Greg Allen. NPR. Saturday, 01 Jun 2019 08:48:00 -0400.
PENITAS, Panama (AP) - Venise Felizor lay on a mattress in a warehouse-turned-shelter on a hot, sticky afternoon with her 20-month-old son, Wesly, in her arms, the boy coughing and wailing after suffering from diarrhea for days. ...
Juan Zamorano. Washington Times. Thursday, 16 May 2019 00:00:29 -0400.
The Cowboys' Tyrone Crawford was charged with unlawful assembly, a misdemeanor, stemming from a March incident at a bar in Panama City Beach, Florida, according to online records.
ESPN. Tuesday, 14 May 2019 09:58:22 EST.
A strong earthquake struck a lightly populated area of Panama near its border with Costa Rica on Sunday, causing some wooden porches to collapse and products to shake from store shelves.
Newsmax. Sunday, 12 May 2019 21:28:05 EDT.
A 6.1 magnitude earthquake rattled homes in southwest Panama on Sunday near the border with Costa Rica, damaging buildings and injuring at least one person, but there were no immediate reports of fatalities, authorities said.
Reuters. Sunday, 12 May 2019 17:17:40 -0400.
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Bridge over the Panama Canal
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