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  1. Good news and bad news for the littlest AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Washington Examiner

    ... Use your common sense: Would you rather deliver a baby in the United States or in Serbia, South Korea, French Polynesia, or Cuba? All of those countries rank better than the United States on international infant mortality rankings. The United States ...

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  2. Top ten six star cruisingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Sunday Herald

    ... Paul Gauguin Cruises: Having made its name offering small ship luxury cruises amongst the islands of French Polynesia and the South Pacific, a second vessel acquired in 2012 saw the company's programme expand to include European and Caribbean ...

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  3. PHOTO: Nightline set out on a mission to track the anatomy of a free vacation runaround.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | ABC News

    ... about our company," he said. "This afternoon, come in and claim your all-expense paid trip to the French Polynesia, and the $5,000 spending." James offered vacations for a steal, but only if we were willing to hand over thousands of dollars to join ...

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  4. Zoltan Petranyi is Ready To Fight Again on Nov. 28thRead the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | Boxing Scene

    Hungarian promoter, manager, agent and heavyweight boxer Zoltan Petranyi has been stripped of the UBO European title following his refusal to go through with a defence against Temoo Tamaititahio in Papetee on Tahiti in the French Polynesia on November 28. As was previously reported, Petranyi felt the ring was in bad shape and refused to fight which eventually led to a cancelled flight back home. Petranyi made it back home a week later and is now ready to fight again on December 29 at the Acquincum Hotel in Budapest, where he defends the national title against Zoltan Csala with the vacant WBFed Int l title also at stake.

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  5. Detection of Zika Virus in UrineRead the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    ... as a source for detection of ZIKV RNA by real-time RT-PCR. In October 2013, a ZIKV outbreak was reported in French Polynesia ( 9 ). This was the second outbreak of ZIKV infection reported in the Pacific region. In New Caledonia, where ZIKV infection ...

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  6. Ascc Saff selected for Festival of...Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Samoa News

    ... are American Samoa, Australia, Cook Islands, Easter Island, Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji Islands, French Polynesia, Guam (2016 Host), Hawaii, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Nauru, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Niue, Norfolk Island, Northern ...

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  7. Tips for staying safe and healthy this summerRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Scoop

    ... outbreaks of dengue fever, Zika virus and/or chikungunya. The main threat is currently chikungunya in French Polynesia and Samoa. For more information check the ARPHS website. - You can protect yourself from these viruses by applying insect ...

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  8. Lindsay Lohan jets off to "cleanse and clear" her head - is she flying solo?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Mirror.co.uk

    Lindsay Lohan must have been pretty tired from her first West End play and all those trips to Chiltern Firehouse. The Mean Girls star appeared to be flying solo as she vay-cayed in French Polynesia, where she said she would be taking time to "cleanse and clear" her head.

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  9. Amanresorts enters Japan hotel arena with onsen-themed luxury innRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Japan Times

    ... crowd, but its latest retreat overlooks Tokyo's financial district. After accumulating 27 properties from French Polynesia to the Himalayas, Singapore-based Amanresorts will open its first urban hotel atop a tower block in the capital on Monday. The ...

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  10. Lohan skips holiday party in favour of sunshine break... as mom...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Daily Mail

    ... for the festive celebration at the W Downtown hotel in New York The star appears to have jetted off to French Polynesia on a solo holiday, keeping her Instagram followers updated on her whereabouts by posting a series of low-key holiday pictures. ...

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  11. Lindsay Lohan soaks up the sun on holiday as she uses mini-break to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Daily Mail

    Life of luxury: Lindsay Lohan soaks up the sun on holiday as she uses mini-break to 'cleanse and clear' her head And Lindsay Lohan is taking some much-needed relaxation time after a hectic few months, jetting off to French Polynesia on a solo holiday. The Mean Girls actress has been keeping her Instagram followers updated on her whereabouts by posting a series of low-key holiday pictures.

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  12. Danny Shelton honored by Auburn High School with retired jersey numberRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Auburn Reporter

    ... He was an advisor in a freshman-orientation class for the fall term and spent the past two summers in French Polynesia, where he studied colonization and hosted football clinics. The CoSIDA Academic All-America nod is just one of a handful of honors ...

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  13. Radisson Plaza Resort to Transform into Tahiti Pearl Beach ResortRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Hotel Business

    Located near Lafayette Beach, the Tahiti Pearl Beach Resort, formerly the Radisson Plaza Resort, will undergo new upgrades and improvements in its guestrooms and suites, spa, restaurant and overall guest services as current ownership takes the property under private management. Drawing from local and authentic French Polynesia inspiration, this 51- room and 40-suite resort offers views over the sea and the Matavai Bay.

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  14. Lindsay Lohan glows as she returns to Los Angeles for first time in nearly nine monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... The return to La La Land isn't expected to last long as Lilo prepares to spend the Christmas season in French Polynesia. One friend told The Sunday Mirror: "Lindsay has made her mind up, she has loved her time in London and wants to stay. "She is so ...

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  15. Tetiaroa Society Establishes Scientific Advisory Board to Plan Major...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | PRWeb

    We are fortunate to have an excellent environment for scientific research and we have a strong commitment to ensuring the lessons learned on Tetiaroa...can have an impact in French Polynesia and around the world Tetiaroa Society, the nonprofit organization aimed at bringing researchers from around the world to conduct scientific studies on the Tahitian atoll of Tetiaroa in French Polynesia, announced today that it has established a Scientific Advisory Board . The SAB is chaired by Dr. Neil Davies, Tetiaroa Society's Science Director, who is also Executive Director of the UC Berkeley Gump South Pacific Research Station on neighboring Moorea and an Associate Researcher at the Biodiversity Institute of Oxford University.

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  16. Mou ready to swim with Euro sharksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Umupira

    ... the rest of the expensively assembled Paris squad. "I like swimming with sharks - in a cage! I did it in French Polynesia. I didn't want to do it, but my wife and kids pushed me," he said. "I think Paris would be good because it is easy to travel ...

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  17. Chikungunya rages in French Polynesia, CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Crofs Blogs

    Health authorities in French Polynesia now say at least 35,000 people have now been infected with the chikungunya virus since the outbreak began in Tahiti in early October. They say the virus which is passed between people by mosquito bites has also led to the deaths of five people, including a newborn baby.

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  18. French Polynesia reports an estimated 9,000 chikungunya cases during past weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Crofs Blogs

    The chikungunya outbreak in the Pacific Islands continue to balloon, particularly in French Polynesia, where health authorities report seeing an estimated 9,000 new cases during the past week. According to numbers released by the Auckland Regional Public Health Service in New Zealand, as of Dec. 1, the following island countries are battling an ongoing chikungunya outbreak:French Polynesia: 18,352 cases,American Samoa: 1148 cases,Samoa: more than 2500 suspected cases andTokelau: 159 suspected cases.

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  19. Jose Mourinho's Chelsea side defeated Sporting Lisbon 3-1 on Wednesday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Streatham Guardian

    ... semi-finals. Asked if he likes swimming with sharks, Mourinho said: "Yes, I like. In a cage. I did it in French Polynesia. I didn't want to go, but my wife and my kids, they pushed me." "I'm happy (Manchester) City and Arsenal went through. I'm not ...

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  20. Mourinho: Says Manchester United have an advantage with no European footballRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Sporting Life

    ... semi-finals. Asked if he likes swimming with sharks, Mourinho said: "Yes, I like. In a cage. I did it in French Polynesia. I didn't want to go, but my wife and my kids, they pushed me." He said: "Paris would be good, because it's easy to travel for ...

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