A cargo ship passes under the Americas Bridge as it exits the Panama Canal waters on route to Pacific Ocean in Panama City, Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014. Panama Canal Authority wants to end a standoff over... more 
A cargo ship passes under the Americas Bridge as it exits the Panama Canal waters on route to Pacific Ocean in Panama City, Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014. Panama Canal Authority wants to end a standoff over the expansion of the canal by splitting construction costs with an international consortium that has threatened to halt work unless the authority comes up with $1.6 billion in extra funding. (AP Photo/Arnulfo Franco) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Arnulfo Franco
Wed, Jan 8, 2014 11:48 PM EST