Daily Archives: March 5, 2011

Martinelli’s Trips Abroad

In his 20 months as president, Ricardo Martinelli has taken 29 official trips or an average of one trip every 18 days, Panama America reports. This includes spending 113 days of his 582 days in office out of the country, the newspaper tabulates.  If the math is correct, that is around 19 percent of the time.…

Pentagono Goes After Bagdad Killer

Carlos Antonio McFarlane, age 25 and also known as El Viejo, was killed Friday morning on 27th Street in El Chorillo. Two members of El Pentagono gang shot El Viejo seven times as he was getting ready to paint the facade of some of the neighborhood’s multi-family homes, La Critica reports. El Viejo, once head of the former Irak…