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Marshall Islands girl gets help for dislocated elbow in Redding
A collaboration between Shasta Orthopedics and several other Northstate organizations is helping 8-year-old Geraldine DeBrum get mobility back in her right elbow.(8/27/2014 10:39:37 PM)
Remote, gas-rich islands on Indonesia's South China Sea frontline
By Andrew R.C. Marshall RANAI Indonesia (Reuters) - The word "sleepy" could have been invented for Ranai, the largest town in Indonesia's remote and sparsely populated Natuna archipelago. Nearby beaches lie pristine and empty, waiting for tourists.  From Ranai, it takes an imaginative leap to see Natuna - a scattering of 157 mostly uninhabited islands off the northwest coast of Borneo - as a ...(8/26/2014 9:19:31 AM)
Pacific Island: Call for Action on Coastal Fisheries
The fisheries ministers of Cook Islands, Fiji, Marshall Islands, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Tonga and Vanuatu have urged Pacific Island nations take urgent collective action to address existing and future threats to bêche-de-mer and other coastal fisheries in the region.(8/13/2014 12:33:25 AM)
Transocean Partners LLC Prices Initial Public Offering
ABERDEEN, SCOTLAND, July 31, 2014 - Transocean Partners LLC, a Marshall Islands limited liability company formed by Transocean Ltd., announced today the pricing of its initial public offering of 17,500,000 ...(7/31/2014 9:36:03 AM)
Explosion of experimental Army rocket damaged buildings at launch site
The target of the experimental Advanced Hypersonic Weapon was Kwajalein in the Marshall Islands, but Army flight controllers blew up the rocket for safety reasons after detecting an anomaly, the DOD said.(8/26/2014 10:45:39 PM)
Partnership to Increase Ocean Research & Conservation in NZ
Unique partnership between University of Auckland and Conservation International aims to build scientific capacity and research.(8/27/2014 7:44:51 PM)
Kudos: Team Guam did the island proud at the Micronesian Games
Team Guam watches a traditional war dance from one of the outer islands of Pohnpei during the opening ceremonies of the 8th Micronesian Games. Pacific Daily News file photo(8/14/2014 2:57:10 AM)
Climate concerns aired as Pacific summit opens
A summit of Pacific leaders opened in Palau on Tuesday with a call for developed nations to take action on climate change and stop overfishing the world's largest ocean. The host of this year's Pacific Islands Forum (PIF), Palau President Tommy Remengesau, said small island nations had effectively become "the conscience of the world" on environmental matters. "It sustains and nurtures us ...(7/29/2014 11:55:15 AM)
Guam basketball dominates
POHNPEI -- The Guam men's basketball team entered the 8th Micronesian Games knowing the national team was undefeated at the event.(7/29/2014 1:12:40 PM)
Launch of first-ever partnership between University and NGO
August 20, 2014 - A ground-breaking new partnership between the University of Auckland and Conservation International is believed to be the first of its kind in New Zealand.(8/19/2014 11:19:26 PM)
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