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  1. Boy (14) rescued after 11 days adrift at sea with no foodRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Independent.ie

    ... s entire stretch at sea. An incoming tide washed his boat away from Tarawa in the Republic of Kiribati. The Marshall Islands Journal reported that all four were brought to hospital in Majuro where one person was kept in overnight for observation.

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  2. Lone teen rescued after 11 days adrift in PacificRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | RTE.ie

    A helicopter pilot scanning remote northern Pacific waters for tuna was stunned last week to find not one but two boats carrying castaways who had been adrift for weeks, with a 14-year-old boy alone on one of the vessels. The pilot, operating the chopper from a trawler off the Marshall Islands, came across the boats by chance last week, leading to the rescue of three fishermen and the teenage boy, the Marshall Islands Journal reported this morning.

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  3. February 17, 1944 - " U.S. troops land on Eniwetok atollRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | History Television

    Operation Catchpole is launched as American troops devastate the Japanese defenders of Eniwetok and take control of the atoll in the northwestern part of the Marshall Islands. The loss for the Japanese was significant: only 64 of the 2,677 defenders who met the Marine and Army force survived the fighting.

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  4. Euroseas Sets Date for the Release of Fourth Quarter 2016 Results, Conference Call and WebcastRead the original story

    Monday Feb 13 | World News Report

    ... 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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  5. A plebiscite for the immediate decolonization of Puerto RicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | The Hill

    ... Free-Associated State for Puerto Rico such as the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM), the Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI), and the Republic of Palau. Their inaction has been a way of encouraging the perpetuation of an immoral and ...

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  6. Marshall Islands declares Zika, hepatitis A health emergencyRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 29 | Crofs Blogs

    The Marshall Islands has declared a health emergency to respond to recent outbreaks of Hepatitis A and the Zika virus. As of last week, 89 cases of Hepatitis A had been confirmed and 14 more were suspected, pending laboratory confirmation.

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  7. Euroseas Ltd. Announces Bank Loan to Finance Recent Acquisition and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Market Wire

    ... 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 ...

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  8. Dan Thompson runs to battle cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | KUAM News

    ... treatment for cancer and he himself was diagnosed with cancer. After Guam he will be heading to the Majuro, Marshall Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, Manila and then back to the UK. He has raised $16,000.00 ...

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  9. Euroseas Ltd. Announces Delivery of Newbuilding Ultramax Drybulk CarrierRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Market Wire

    ... market." 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 ...

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  10. Pacific 'wave pilot' who kept ancient skills alive diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | The China Post

    ... would not die with him and worked with the non-profit organization Waan Aelon in Majel (WAM - Canoes of the Marshall Islands) to teach youngsters. He also collaborated with international researchers keen to document his uncanny abilities and see if ...

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  11. Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Euroseas Ltd. (ESEA) to HoldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | IntersportsWire

    According to Zacks, "EUROSEAS LTD. was formed 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 136 years.

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  12. Bill Gallagher Focuses on BWM, Qualship 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Marine News

    Bill Gallagher, President, International Registries, Inc. shares his thoughts on the continuing growth of the Republic of the Marshall Islands Registry, the challenges of ballast water management regulations and the importance of Qualship 21. Ballast Water Management is on everyone's minds at the moment. Listening to the questions posed by industry stakeholders at our seminar on BWM regulations in London this November, it was clear to me that the industry needs practical answers, fast.

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  13. Euroseas Ltd. (ESEA) Downgraded by Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    According to Zacks, "EUROSEAS LTD. was formed 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 136 years.

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  14. Euroseas Ltd. Announces Delivery of Panamax Drybulk CarrierRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | Market Wire

    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 140 years. Euroseas trades on the NASDAQ Capital Market under the ticker ESEA since January 31, 2007.

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  15. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Business Wire

    ... )--Keller Rohrback e alquanto lieta di annunciare che la Repubblica delle Isole Marshall (Republic of the Marshall Islands, RMI) e il relativo ex Ministro degli Esteri Tony d... )--Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE: ATO) will host a conference call on ...

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  16. Keller Rohrback Client Named 2016 Arms Control Person of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Keller Rohrback is delighted to announce that the Republic of the Marshall Islands and its former Foreign Minister Tony deBrum, have been officially named the "2016 Arms Control Person of the Year," based on the RMI's unprecedented legal actions to enforce the obligation to negotiate nuclear disarmament in good faith. A nuclear weapon is detonated at Bikini Atoll in the Marshall Islands in 1946.

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  17. Marshall Islands plunged into internet blackoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | The China Post

    The Marshall Islands have been plunged into an Internet blackout, angering businessmen as repairs are made to the country's submarine fiber-optic cable. The National Telecommunications Authority in Majuro has shifted all phone and internet communications from the cable to satellites, reducing the available bandwith by 97 percent.

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  18. Euroseas Ltd. Announces Delivery of Feeder Containership and Sale of Drybulk VesselRead the original story

    Dec 27, 2016 | World News Report

    ... 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 ...

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  19. Were drones used in the Bikini bomb tests?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2013 | Air & Space

    Richard Gewin of Oklahoma City writes in with a question about Operation Crossroads, a pair of U.S. nuclear weapon tests conducted in July 1946 on Bikini Atoll in the Marshall Islands. Gewin, who was an electronics instructor at the Naval Air Technical Training Center at Ward Island, Corpus Christi, Texas, when the Navy was seeking volunteers for the tests, asks about the Navy drones that sampled radioactive fallout in the atomic clouds.

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  20. Marshall Islands honors U.S. national parks, announces 2017 programRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2016 | Linn's Stamp News

    The Marshall Islands began a series of stamps featuring national parks in the United States with this pane of 10 issued Dec. 15, 2016. Two additional panes will be released in 2017.

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