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Nicaragua Canal Construction To Begin This Year

AP | Posted 01.23.2014 | Latino Voices

MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — Nicaragua's government says the construction of the nation's inter-ocean canal will start at the end of this year, contrad...

Panama Canal Expansion Project May Come To A Halt

AP | Posted 01.23.2014 | Latino Voices

PANAMA CITY, Panama (AP) — The consortium at the heart of a historic Panama Canal expansion project threatened on Wednesday to suspend work due to f...

Not Everyone Is On Board With The Nicaragua Canal

AP | LUIS MANUEL GALEANO and MICHAEL WEISSENSTEIN | Posted 12.14.2013 | Latino Voices

MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — Six months after the Sandinista government granted a Chinese businessman a 100-year concession to build a vast canal acros...

Nicaragua Approves Major Shipping Project

AP | Posted 08.13.2013 | Green

MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — A proposal to build a massive rival to the Panama Canal across the middle of Nicaragua was overwhelmingly backed by lawmak...

Nicaragua Fast Tracks Major Project

AP | LUIS GALEANO | Posted 08.08.2013 | Latino Voices

MANAGUA, Nicaragua — Nicaragua is trying to revive a centuries-old dream of building an inter-ocean canal, a project experts say could take 11 y...

Sex in Afghanistan, Religion in China and Debunking Goldman Sachs at the Sunnyside Documentary Festival

Vivian Norris | Posted 09.01.2012 | Entertainment
Vivian Norris

French filmmakers and funders defend auteur-driven works, finance documentaries that ask tough questions, and fight back against a mainstreaming of factual filmmaking, is one of the strong suits of Sunnyside.

6-Year-Old Girl Found Dead, Sexually Assaulted In Utah Canal

AP | WHITNEY PHILLIPS and PAUL FOY | Posted 06.29.2012 | Crime

WEST JORDAN, Utah -- A 6-year-old girl found dead in a canal near her home was sexually assaulted, and authorities are now searching for a suspect, po...

Touring Burgundy By Barge

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 08.18.2012 | Travel
Dr. Irene S. Levine

Our boat traveled upstream from Fleury-sur-Ouche to Escommes, on the southern portion of the Burgundy Canal.

Fixing the Everglades: Looking for Wisdom in An Artificial Swamp

Joseph B. Treaster | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Joseph B. Treaster

Researchers have designed open-air laboratories that are big enough for birds and fish to come in and react to what is going on. They become part of the experiment.

A Fun Story From Florida

Karin Luisa | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Karin Luisa

Last night, I decided to go jump in the canal for one final late night swim before going to bed. But when I turn around to swim back to the dock I don't see anything that looks familiar.