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  1. Take a look at the Republican version of "Executive Orders"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Kos

    ... approves the energy action plan. Good thing that the "Federated States of Micronesia, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, and the Republic of Palau" are getting an "Energy Plan" eh? 11 CORPORATIONS 12 The following corporations and agencies are ...

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  2. Russian Military Arsenal Grows, To Possess New Liquid-Fuel ICBMs By 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | International Business Times

    ... minutes later 4,800 miles away from the Ronald Reagan Missile Site Kwajalein Atoll in the Republic of the Marshall Islands. The intercept took place approximately 10 minutes after the interceptor was launched, at an altitude in excess of 140 miles ...

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  3. Collected Department Releases: The Pacific Islands: U.S. Conventional ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | State Department

    ... in the island's highly populated areas. Funded clearance efforts on Mili and Maloelap Atolls in the Marshall Islands, which received heavy aerial assault during World War II. Safe removal of UXO on these islands, where land is at a premium, has ...

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  4. UMFK president stripped of honorific title by South Pacific schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Bangor Daily News

    ... which Hess guided after departing as college president in 2009. The nonprofit Friends of the College of the Marshall Islands lost its tax-exempt status in 2013 after failing to file the necessary paperwork with the IRS during the prior three years, ...

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  5. UN climate talks: lost and damaged?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | AlertNet

    ... A few developing countries said they could live with the status quo, including the Republic of the Marshall Islands, the Cook Islands and the Philippines, which has been battered by typhoons two years in a row during the climate talks. ...

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  6. H.R.83a "To require the Secretary of the Inter...283 views this week Introduced Jan 3, 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | OpenCongress

    ... the Virgin Islands) and Freely Associated States (the Federated States of Micronesia, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, and the Republic of Palau); and (2) assist each of the insular areas and Freely Associated States in implementing the plan. ...

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  7. Island Liaison goes to D.C.: Group helps mark Asian Pacific American Heritage MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Pacific Daily News

    ... "Mike" Honda. Kaercher is a Chamorro born in Saipan. When she was an infant, the family moved to Majuro, Marshall Islands, and lived there for 10 years while her father worked for the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands. She's a graduate of John ...

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  8. OIA supports island-wide youth...Read the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | Samoa News

    ... of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI), Guam, the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM), the Republic of the Marshall Islands, the Republic of Palau, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Students and teachers participating in the Close Up Washington Program ...

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  9. Eighty percent of the land mass of the Maldives is less than 1 meter above sea level.Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Bloomberg

    Some of the world's smallest island nations have become the loudest voices in the debate about how to fight global warming. Low-lying atolls from Tuvalu and the Marshall Islands in the Pacific to the Maldives in the Indian Ocean are at risk of being wiped out entirely in the coming decades by rising seas and extreme weather.

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  10. Uncle lost in WWII crash in GuamRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Pacific Daily News

    ... to come out of their dive. In late May and early June, Task Force 58 began to assemble at Majuro in the Marshall Islands. On June 6, the largest fleet to ever sail the seas (by tonnage) weighed anchor to head to the Marianas. It took nearly five ...

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  11. ARRAY(0x1bbf9d44)Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 | IWS Documented News Service

    ... vessel day scheme continue to support strong fishing license revenues in Kiribati, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia, Nauru, and Tuvalu. Increased economic activity and improved compliance are also pushing tax ...

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  12. Matson to raise rates by $225Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Pacific Daily News

    ... The rate increase also applies to Palau, the Federated States of Micronesia and the Republic of the Marshall Islands, the company stated. "This is Matson's second rate increase for Guam/CNMI and Micronesia in four years," said Dave Hoppes, Matson ...

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  13. Marshall Islands president awarded honorary degreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | The China Post

    Visiting Marshall Islands President Christopher Loeak received an honorary doctoral degree from Taipei Medical University Wednesday, in recognition of his efforts to promote bilateral exchanges in public health. "This degree recognizes his contributions in promoting the collaboration and exchange between the Republic of the Marshall Islands and Taiwan in the area of international health care," TMU President Yen Yun said at the ceremony at the Taipei-based university.

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  14. Matson raising Guam and Micronesia container service ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | West Hawaii Today

    Matson will increase the rates by $225 per container for both eastbound and westbound services, according to a prepared statement released Tuesday. The rate increase also applies to the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Islands, the Republic of Palau and the Republic of the Marshall Islands.

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  15. Couple's epic Alaskan adventureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... market before wanderlust set in again, Vicky Jackson said. With stops in Funafuti, Tuvalu, Majuro and the Marshall Islands, they sailed north to Alaska in two long passages, each measuring about 3000 nautical miles and taking 24 days. It was summer ...

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  16. Matson Navigation to raise service rates by $225 per containerRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | Theflyonthewall.com

    ... Marianas Islands, the Republic of Palau, the Federated States of Micronesia and the Republic of the Marshall Islands. There will be no adjustment made to the company's terminal handling charge. Matson deal less accretive than headline suggests, says ...

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  17. Matson Raises Guam, Micronesia RatesRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Marine News

    ... Marianas Islands, the Republic of Palau, the Federated States of Micronesia and the Republic of the Marshall Islands. There will be no adjustment made to the company's terminal handling charge (THC). "This is Matson's second rate increase for ...

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  18. PREL Now accepting applications...Read the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | Samoa News

    ... Mariana Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia, Guam, the Republic of Palau, or the Republic of the Marshall Islands. Be a student in good standing. (A grade point average [GPA] of at least 2.5 qualifies you as a student in good standing.) PREL ...

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  19. 'Unbroken': Louis Zamperini Olympic runner, survivor, Wwii PowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Examiner.com

    ... been in or around high school for a while. Plus, as a kid, I spent a year in the South Pacific in the Marshall Islands on the island of Kwajalein (described in the book under the Japanese occupation) where reminders of the war were still present. ...

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  20. NASA Awards Launch Services Contract for Ionospheric Connection ExplorerRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | Freshnews

    NASA has selected Orbital Sciences Corporation of Dulles, Virginia, to provide launch services for the Ionospheric Connection Explorer mission. ICON is targeted to launch in June 2017 from the Reagan Test Site on Kwajalein Atoll in the Republic of the Marshall Islands aboard a Pegasus XL launch vehicle from Orbital's "Stargazer" L-1011 aircraft.

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