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October 22, 2014

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In this Aug. 4, 2014, photo, electric powered locomotives guides a vessel through the Miraflores locks of the Panama Canal in Panama City. For the most part, the canal has blossomed under Panamanian management, contributing more than $8.5 billion in government revenue since the Americans handed it over on Dec. 31, 1999.

AP Photo/Arnulfo Franco

In this Aug. 4, 2014, photo, electric powered locomotives guides a vessel through the Miraflores locks of the Panama Canal in Panama City. For the most part, the canal has blossomed under Panamanian management, contributing more than $8.5 billion in government revenue since the Americans handed it over on Dec. 31, 1999.