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  1. Logan County NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | 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. ...

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

    Tuesday | 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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  3. USCG Cutter Rush ReturnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | 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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  4. $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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. Congress' Pre-Recess Energy BillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | 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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  8. Australia conspicuous by its absence in climate debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | 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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  9. From Frontlines of Climate Change, an Urgent Challenge to World LeadersRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | 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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  10. Ocean-threatened Marshall's leader posts...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Suria

    Marshall Islands President Christopher Loeak was forced to heighten the seawall protecting his home last year, but says the year-old defences are now barely enough to protect his family from a "climate emergency". Marshall Islands President Christopher Loeak stands in front of his home in Majuro on August 23, 2014 - by Giff Johnson Standing outside his home in the capital Majuro next to the heightened seawall, Loeak tells the camera that it is "barely enough to protect my family from the encroaching waves."

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  11. Future 'Fire Boss' plane lands in FMRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Fort Morgan Times

    ... in Fort Morgan. "Then on to Santa Maria, Calif., then Honolulu, Hawaii, then a day off, then on to Majuro, Marshall Islands, then Honiara, Solomon Islands, then Brisbane, Australia, and then on to home in Albury, Australia." Death said it would be ...

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  12. Sister Helen Louise Gleason, 85, Educator For MaryknollRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | The Ossining Daily Voice

    Sister Helen Louise Gleason, MM, an educator in Hawaii for over 30 years, as well as the Marshall Islands and Papua, New Guinea, died Sept. 11, 2014, at Maryknoll Sisters Center, Maryknoll, N.Y. She was 85 years old.

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  13. On the FridgeRead the original story

    Monday Sep 15 | Pacific Daily News

    ... middle school students in Guam, the Northern Marianas, Palau, the Federated States of Micronesia and the Marshall Islands. Entries must be on 4-by-6-inch card in watercolor, pastels, colored pencil or acrylic. Deadline to submit is Oct. 3. Rules and ...

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  14. NCC students to pledge to complete studiesRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... campuses in all 50 of the United States, Canada, Germany, the Republic of Palau, Peru, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia, the British Virgin Islands, the United Arab Emirates and U.S. territorial possessions. ...

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  15. Senators Cross Party Lines to Survive on Desert IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | The Wall Street Journal

    Senators Jeff Flake and Martin Heinrich spent a week in Eru in the Marshall Islands for a reality show set to air on Discover Channel. There are moments when one might worry Congress has jumped the shark - but not many moments when lawmakers actually swim with sharks.

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  16. Pentagon: Missile defense 'kill vehicle' still plagued with problems after years of failureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Russia Taday

    An exoatmospheric kill vehicle interceptor is launched from the Kwajalein Atoll in the Republic of the Marshall Islands A Pentagon investigation of the "kill vehicle" warhead, part of a weapons system plagued with years of failed tests, found dozens of quality control problems, according to a new report. The Pentagon's inspector general said in the report released Monday that the "kill vehicle," a warhead meant to intercept missiles, fell short of quality standards in 48 specific cases, including issues with software testing, supply chain demands, and design changes, making the kill vehicle "susceptible to quality assurance failures."

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  17. On the FridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Pacific Daily News

    ... middle school students in Guam, the Northern Marianas, Palau, the Federated States of Micronesia and the Marshall Islands. Entries must be on 4-by-6-inch card in watercolor, pastels, colored pencil or acrylic. Deadline to submit is Oct. 3. Rules and ...

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  18. Tuna stocks dangerously low, warns Pacific fisheries chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | The Star Online

    Fresh catch: Fishermen on board a vessel hauling skipjack tuna to offload to a mothership, which will take the tuna to a cannery in Majuro, the Marshall Islands.

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  19. The Fighting Lady - the ship that would not dieRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | Lexington County Chronicle

    ... She next began air strikes on Japanese-held Wake Island and amphibious assaults on the Gilbert, Mariana and Marshall Islands, Tarawa, Abemama, Makin and Wotje and Kwajalein Atolls, Guam, Iwo Jima and Chichi Jima, some of the most costly battles of ...

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  20. On the fridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | Pacific Daily News

    ... middle school students in Guam, the Northern Marianas, Palau, the Federated States of Micronesia and the Marshall Islands. Entries must be on 4-by-6-inch card in watercolor, pastels, colored pencil or acrylic. Deadline to submit is Oct. 3. Rules and ...

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