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Stranded ship awaits Panama passage, faces doubts in Florida

Stranded ship awaits Panama passage, faces doubts in Florida

World
More than 1,800 passengers and crew stranded off Panama are getting mixed signals about the chance for finally reaching port in FloridaByThe Associated PressMarch 29, 2020, 9:11 PM3 min read3 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articlePANAMA CITY -- More than 1,800 passengers and crew — some infected with COVID-19 — stranded off Panama were receiving mixed signals on Sunday about the chance for finally reaching port in Florida. While Panamanian officials said they would let the two ships transit for Panama Canal, the cruise company said it had not been given permission and Fort Lauderdale's mayor said he didn't want it to dock near his city as planned, at least without extensive precautions. Panama's Health Ministry announced Saturday that it would allow the Zaandam, which
Women’s World Cup: England’s Steph Houghton & Mille Bright ‘major doubts’ for Norway

Women’s World Cup: England’s Steph Houghton & Mille Bright ‘major doubts’ for Norway

Sports
England centre-backs Steph Houghton and Millie Bright are "major doubts" for their Women's World Cup quarter-final against Norway, says boss Phil Neville.Houghton was injured in the Lionesses' last-16 win over Cameroon, while Bright has a bug which Neville said was "going through the camp a little bit"."Steph is because of the tackle and Millie has a virus, so she is more of a doubt. It's sickness," Neville said. "We will give them right into the last minute to be fit." Houghton is one of three players, along with Lucy Bronze and Jill Scott, to start every game of the tournament so far.Neville said he was "relaxed" about the defenders' potential replacements, Leah Williamson and Abbie McManus...
Tiger Woods: Masters win follows career doubts and changes children’s perspective

Tiger Woods: Masters win follows career doubts and changes children’s perspective

Sports
Media playback is not supported on this device Tiger Woods says his Masters triumph is "right up there" with his greatest achievements, having faced "serious doubts" he would ever contend again.Woods, 43, won a fifth Green Jacket at Augusta National on Sunday, his first major win in 11 years and a first since having four operations on his back.The 15-time major winner said he "could barely walk" before surgery and his children had seen golf cause "pain". "We're creating new memories for them and it's just very special," he said."I was very lucky to be given another cha...
There are big doubts about how Musk will pull off the Tesla buyout, but Morgan Stanley may have found a way

There are big doubts about how Musk will pull off the Tesla buyout, but Morgan Stanley may have found a way

Finance
Morgan Stanley is telling its clients there might a way to get funding for Elon Musk's plan to take Tesla private. "A Tesla LBO does not appear to be feasible, in our view, even with less than $ 10bn of incremental debt. However, if the decision is made to take the company private, an equity buyout (or EBO) may be a potentially viable option," analyst Adam Jonas said in a note to clients Friday. "We believe Tesla could consider an auction for its shares in the private equity market, financed by existing shareholders, new strategics, divestiture of valuable captive assets (Tesla autonomous/shared), and possibly some help from SpaceX." Tesla shar...