Micronesia Newswire (Page 13)

Micronesia Newswire (Page 13)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Micronesia. (Page 13)

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  1. 46-0: Micronesia football team ships 114 goals in three gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | The First Post

    Micronesia's football team has been tearing up the record books at the Pacific Games in Papua New Guinea, but not in a good way. The under-23 side, representing the Federated States of Micronesia at the tournament, have lost their three matches by a combined score of 114-0, with each performance worse than the last.

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  2. Vanuatu smash 46 goals past Micronesia in Olympic qualifierRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | Fox Sports

    Vanuatu beat the Federated States of Micronesia by the extraordinary score of 46-0 in their Olympic qualifying football match at the Pacific Games in Papua New Guinea on Tuesday. Federated States of Micronesia, ranked 200 in the world by FIFA, had previously been beaten 38-0 by Fiji and 30-0 by Tahiti goals - conceding 114 goals in three pool matches.

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  3. Pacific Games: Mighty Micronesia Manage To Concede 114 Goals In Opening Three MatchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | Who Ate All The Pies

    As you may or may not have heard, the Micronesian football team hit the news over the weekend after finding themselves on the wrong end of the biggest winning scoreline ever recorded in international competition. Indeed, the Federated States of Micronesia were walloped 38-0 by Fiji at the Pacific Games on Sunday afternoon - a colossal drubbing that would've represented a new world record if Micronesia were affiliated with FIFA.

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  4. Monitoring of Persons with Risk for Exposure to Ebola Virus Disease...Read the original story

    Jul 2, 2015 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    ... Islands, Guam, Puerto Rico, and U.S. Virgin Islands), and three freely-associated states (Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of the Marshall Islands, and Republic of Palau) ( 4 ). Until March 9, jurisdictions submitted individual-level, daily ...

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  5. Kakaako efforts aim to boost outreach and enforcementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    On Thursday the city will award a contract to operate the Hale Mauliola modular housing pilot project in Sand Island, said Jesse Broder Van Dyke, Mayor Kirk Caldwell's spokesman. Broder Van Dyke said the city also plans to award the contract for a community assistance program that will reach out to mentally ill homeless residents and those from the Federated States of Micronesia.

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  6. Myths on giving Vitamin C to prevent coldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Sun-Star

    ... Fluerge Padayhag-Ajul, a Kagay-anon pediatrician currently working in Chuuk State Hospital, Federated States of Micronesia and mom to Gabby and Zoey. According to Dra. Padayhag-Ajul, "What it boils down to is how strong ang immune system sa person ...

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  7. Guam men look to fly high in volleyballRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | KUAM News

    The Guam Men's National Indoor Volleyball Team has been busy prepping for the upcoming Pacific Games. The team has been playing against most of the club teams on island in tournaments and open scrimmages during training camp.

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  8. Regional humanitarian meeting in NZRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... in many small island nations, including Vanuatu, Tuvalu, Kiribati, Solomon Islands, and the Federated States of Micronesia were examples of such challenges. "Recent disasters have underscored the importance of using the lessons learned from ...

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  9. Pacific to Address the Future of Humanitarian ReliefRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2015 | Scoop

    ... in many small island nations, including Vanuatu, Tuvalu, Kiribati, Solomon Islands, and the Federated States of Micronesia. "Recent disasters have underscored the importance of using the lessons learned from community resilience and preparedness in ...

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  10. Still-developing disturbance could threaten Marianas, Taiwan, OkinawaRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    4 p.m. Saturday, June 28, Guam time : The tropical disturbance developing in Micronesia has moved three degrees north since it began forming Friday and could develop into a tropical cyclone within the next two to three days, said Pohn'pei and Kosrae ...

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  11. Tropical disturbance could threaten Guam typhoon or stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    The Pacific Daily News reports that a developing tropical disturbance to the south of the Federated States of Micronesia is expected to move slowly north this weekend before turning in the direction of the Mariana Islands. The weather service says the disturbance could threaten the Marianas as a typhoon or tropical storm during the second half of the week.

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  12. Friends of the Library of Hawaii seeks to raise $220K at book saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... from Maui. Once the sale is completed, all remaining books will be donated to Palau and the Federated States of Micronesia for library development. The libraries' nonprofit arm also leverages and supplies matching funds for larger grants from ...

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  13. Singaporeans need a visa to visit these countriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | The Straits Times

    ... more than 1,000 islands, is open only to the US and two other island nations - Palau and the Federated States of Micronesia. Besides the usual supporting documents, an applicant's letter stating the purpose and duration of visit, a police record and ...

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  14. Local UsaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | KUAT-TV Tucson

    A profile of the struggle of a group of Pacific Islander immigrants from the Federated States of Micronesia who are now living on Guam as they struggle to hold their ground and find a voice on a new island, while maintaining ties to their families on their home island of Chuuk. The film is shot in an intimate, backyard style and gives a rare look into the personal lives of Pacific Islander immigrants who work and attend school on Guam and enjoy living in open spaces where families gather and traditional foods are grown.

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  15. Underwater Cable to Bring High-speed Internet to SamoaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | Kansas City InfoZine

    ... ji which was completed in August 2013, in addition to a cable system connecting Palau and the Federated States of Micronesia to Guam, for which construction is scheduled to start in 2016.

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  16. Inaugural International Yoga Day to be celebrated on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | Star Tribune

    ... As many as 192 countries will mark International Yoga Day. Events will stretch from the Federated States of Micronesia in the of Pacific Ocean to the far south of Samoa; from Reykjavik, Iceland, to Reunion Island in the Indian Ocean. Even though the ...

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  17. RE/MAX Increases Presence in AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | Natl. Relocation & Real Estate

    ... candidates for each of these countries, as well as Hong Kong, Macau, Myanmar, Taiwan and the Federated States of Micronesia. RE/MAX has a presence in nearly 100 countries, a global reach greater than any competitor. In October, RE/MAX received the ...

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  18. Zika Virus Outbreak, Bahia, BrazilRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2015 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    ... reported in humans in 1952 ( 1 ). In 2007, an outbreak of ZIKV was reported in Yap Island, Federated States of Micronesia ( 2 ). ZIKV also caused a major epidemic in the French Polynesia in 2013-2014 ( 3 ), and New Caledonia reported imported cases ...

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  19. Phi Theta Kappa hosts boot campRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | Lamar Daily News

    ... States, Canada, Germany, the Republic of Palau, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia, the British Virgin Islands, United Arab Emirates, and U.S. territories. Approximately 135,000 of the most outstanding two-year ...

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  20. Pacific Islands Forum, EU sign 200 mln USD development partnership programRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    ... and Pacific Group of States ( ACP), namely Cook Islands, Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Timor-Leste, Tonga, Tuvalu and Vanuatu. Key priorities include ...

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