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  1. Candidates face off: Bordallo, Metcalfe debate immigration, veterans issuesRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Pacific Daily News

    ... The act allows unrestricted immigration from the freely associated states -- the Republic of the Marshall Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia and the Republic of Palau -- into the U.S. and its territories. Under the act, Congress ...

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  2. Candidates face off: Bordallo, Metcalfe debate immigration, veterans issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Pacific Daily News

    ... your job." The act allows unrestricted immigration from the freely associated states -- the Republic of the Marshall Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia and the Republic of Palau -- into the U.S. and its territories. Under the act, Congress ...

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  3. Terina JohnRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Daily Standard

    She was born April 4, 1943, in Jaluit, Marshall Islands, to Moses Libuke and Minnie Enos Moses. On Feb. 14, 1961, she married Daniel John, who died in 2005.

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  4. Student Wins Oberndorf Scholarship Press ReleaseRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Bunker Hill Community College

    ... of the United States, U.S. territories, British Virgin Islands (U.K.), Canada, Germany, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, United Arab Emirates and the Republic of Palau. The average Phi Theta Kappa member is ...

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  5. Mayors back team's plan for veterans health care centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Pacific Daily News

    ... military veterans living in Guam, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, the Republic of Palau and the Philippines a one-stop location to receive health care treatment. Team CORE is finalizing its ...

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  6. College Notes: Peralta Colleges' department, TV station win awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Inside Bay Area

    Our local community colleges received an early Halloween treat when the Peralta Community College District learned that its public information department had won two regional first place awards and its cable TV station, Peralta TV, a national silver medal for best college television program. The Peralta Colleges' two gold Medallion Awards came by way of the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations' District 6 region, which includes community colleges in Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Utah, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of Palau, Republic of the Marshall Islands and the Territory of Guam.

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  7. College Notes: Peralta Colleges' department, TV station win awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Contra Costa Times

    Our local community colleges received an early Halloween treat when the Peralta Community College District learned that its public information department had won two regional first place awards and its cable TV station, Peralta TV, a national silver medal for best college television program. The Peralta Colleges' two gold Medallion Awards came by way of the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations' District 6 region, which includes community colleges in Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Utah, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of Palau, Republic of the Marshall Islands and the Territory of Guam.

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  8. Watching ships pass on the Welland CanalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The London Free Press

    ... Mackinac was passing through en route to the upper Great Lakes. The ship, registered in Majuro in the Marshall Islands between Hawaii and Australia, was so large it barely settled into the lock with little space to spare. Once the gates were closed ...

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  9. National Seabed Minerals Management Board launchedRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 12 | Scoop

    The Government of the Republic of the Marshall Islands formed an Interim National Seabed Minerals Management Board on 2 October 2014. The board members, consisting of a small team of government officers and non-governmental representatives, are tasked by Cabinet to develop national policy and law for the appropriate governance of the nation's deep sea resources.

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  10. Tokelau and Pacific warriors fighting climate change and western intransigenceRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Indybay.org

    ... this statement at the 25th South Pacific Regional Environment Programm (SPREP) Meeting in Majuro in the Marshall Islands on 3 October 2014. The meeting called for less talk and more action on climate change financing such as the Green Climate Fund . ...

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  11. Enid schools work with a different minority groupRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 5 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    While most state schools face a rising non-English-speaking Hispanic population, Enid has an ever-growing Marshall Islands population, one of the few Marshallese population centers in the United States, The Oklahoman reported . Enid has the fourth largest concentration of Marshallese nationals in the United States, according to the Marshallese embassy.

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  12. Logan County NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | News Democrat

    ... of Arras near the North Sea began between France and Germany. The Japanese occupied the Jaluit Atol in the Marshall Islands. This had been the German headquarters for the Marshalls. R.W. Sears one of the two founders of Sears Department Stores died. ... 1 comment

  13. Coast Guard Cutter Rush returns home after deploymentRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 30 | West Hawaii Today

    ... its crew also participated in international engagement activities in American Samoa, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, Palau, and the Federated States of Micronesia. Rush enforced U.S. foreign fishing laws utilizing embarked shipriders from ...

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  14. USCG Cutter Rush ReturnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Marine News

    ... Rush also participated in international engagement activities in American Samoa, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, Palau, and the Federated States of Micronesia. Rush enforced U.S. foreign fishing laws utilizing embarked shipriders from Tonga, ...

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  15. $269,000 OK'd for NMC renovationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Saipan Tribune

    ... provided to the Freely Associated States of the Federated States of Micronesia, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, and the Republic of Palau under the Compacts of Free Association. The Assistant Secretary for Insular Areas executes these ...

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  16. Euroseas Ltd. Announces $5 Million Share Repurchase ProgramRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | PressReleasePoint

    ... About Euroseas Ltd. Euroseas Ltd. was formed on May 5, 2005 under the laws of the Republic of the Marshall Islands to consolidate the ship owning interests of the Pittas family of Athens, Greece, which has been in the shipping business over the past ...

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  17. Yakima doctor travels overseas to help people hearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | KIMA

    A doctor from Yakima traveled thousands of miles to do more than his duty. Rodney Thompson went to the Marshall Islands with one mission: To help people hear.

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  18. Congress' Pre-Recess Energy BillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Roll Call

    The stop gap spending measure President Barack Obama signed Friday included provisions to allow the Energy Department to cover additional costs at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant in New Mexico and spending for programs under the Uranium Enrichment Decontamination and Decommissioning fund - with requirements to keep Congress apprised of the spending above previous appropriation rates. The Senate passed a bill that calls for action plans to reduce reliance on imported fossil fuels and increase use of indigenous renewable energy resources in Micronesia, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, the Republic of Palau, American Samoa, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico, Guam and the Virgin Islands.

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  19. Australia conspicuous by its absence in climate debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | The Age

    ... emissions by 5 per cent of 2000 levels by 2020. Even that small commitment was greeted with relief by the Marshall Islands Foreign Minister, Tony de Brum, who had feared Australia might even step back from that. By contrast the submission to the ...

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  20. From Frontlines of Climate Change, an Urgent Challenge to World LeadersRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | Common Dreams

    "Out here in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, climate change has arrived," Marshall Islands president Christopher Loeak says in a video address to be released globally on Friday, ahead of Sunday's People's Climate March and next week's UN Climate Summit. Standing in front of the brick seawall he built to protect his home from the rising ocean, Loeak describes how his atoll nation, population 52,634, "is at the frontline in the battle against climate change."

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