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Marshall Independent
On pillboxes, subs and the dungue feverdive his hand down in there and pull out a grenade. Hell, he never got to use i
On pillboxes, subs and the dungue fever
Marshall Independent / Posted 9 hours ago
dive his hand down in there and pull out a grenade. Hell, he never got to use it, they shot him so fast. I saw this on Saipan, too. Some of the Japs committed suicide by setting off a grenade right in their foxhole or tunnel. Phil: So did you... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
After 47 years, the daughter of a pilot killed in action waits for answersservice members from battlefields across the globe. World War II gravesites un
After 47 years, the daughter of a pilot killed in action waits for answers
Dallas Morning News / Posted 21 hours ago
service members from battlefields across the globe. World War II gravesites under threat from resort construction in Saipan come before remains safely buried in Laos villages. Cases like Larry Whitford’s, with no definite target and extensive... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Montford Point Marines get their special day of recognitionPoint Marines Day. The Marines were the first to desegregate the Marine Corp i
Montford Point Marines get their special day of recognition
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
Point Marines Day. The Marines were the first to desegregate the Marine Corp in 1942, during World War II. Many served in Saipan in the Pacific Theatre. "We can never repay the debt we owe them, but at least this will show them some of the... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
“Purple Hearts Reunited” to return 4 lost & found Purple Heart medals to families in Wisconsin28th Marine Regiment, 5th Marine Division. On 11 February 1945, he arrived and
“Purple Hearts Reunited” to return 4 lost & found Purple Heart medals to families in Wisconsin
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 2 days ago
28th Marine Regiment, 5th Marine Division. On 11 February 1945, he arrived and disembarked from the USS Dickens at Saipan, Marianas Islands. That same day, he embarked and sailed from Saipan via LST #70 and arrived at Iwo Jima on 19... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Recently Leaked Documents Confirm Clinton Haitian Gold Schemedonations from the owners of the clothing behemoth, Gap, Inc., and donations to
Recently Leaked Documents Confirm Clinton Haitian Gold Scheme
Op-Ed News / Posted 3 days ago
donations from the owners of the clothing behemoth, Gap, Inc., and donations to Hillary Clinton's Senate campaign from a Saipan clothing magnate with ties to the Abramoff lobbying click here scandal. The money trail and pay-for-play does not end... Read more
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PhysOrg
NASA satellite spots new tropical depression in Northwestern Pacific Oceanwas located near 16.4 degrees north latitude and 145.2 degrees east longitude.
NASA satellite spots new tropical depression in Northwestern Pacific Ocean
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
was located near 16.4 degrees north latitude and 145.2 degrees east longitude. That's about 42 nautical miles northwest of Saipan. The depression was moving toward the north-northwest near 18.4 mph (16 knots/129.6 kph) and the storm is expected to... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Next president should disclose Amelia Earhart’s fateis overwhelming that Earhart and her navigator, Fred Noonan, died during captiv
Next president should disclose Amelia Earhart’s fate
MPNnow.com / Posted 4 days ago
is overwhelming that Earhart and her navigator, Fred Noonan, died during captivity on the Japanese-controlled island of Saipan.Did President Franklin D. Roosevelt ask Earhart to fly off course during her 1937 around-the-world flight to try to... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Spreading the wordon a Thursday, joined the Marine Corps on Friday, and was on my way to San Dieg
Spreading the word
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 6 days ago
on a Thursday, joined the Marine Corps on Friday, and was on my way to San Diego on Monday," he recalled. He served in Saipan, Tinian and Iwo Jima, with the Marine 5th Amphibious Corps. Upon returning home, he was employed for many years for a... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Marine recalls the landing at Tarawahis combat experiences in the Gazette in 2012 and 2013 around each Memorial Day
Marine recalls the landing at Tarawa
Marshall Independent / Posted 8 days ago
his combat experiences in the Gazette in 2012 and 2013 around each Memorial Day. Stan fought during WWII on Tarawa, Saipan and Tinian. Tarawa was the most traumatic. He waded some 500 yards from his landing craft to the beach head while Jap... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Thursday's letters: Yes, 'Blue Lives Matter'In June 1944, during the Saipan campaign, my dad (J.E. Lineberry) served in the
Thursday's letters: Yes, 'Blue Lives Matter'
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
In June 1944, during the Saipan campaign, my dad (J.E. Lineberry) served in the U.S. Army. His anti-aircraft unit was attached to a Marine division. During the battle, he got strafed upon by Japanese aircraft, bombed upon by “washing machine Charlie”... Read more
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Daily Mail
The horrors of war brought to life 70 years featuring Pacific warwas famously risen. These are the amazing recolorized photographs of US Marine
The horrors of war brought to life 70 years featuring Pacific war
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
was famously risen. These are the amazing recolorized photographs of US Marines in a shell hole on the Japanese island of Saipan in June 1944 Here, Private First Class, Rez P Hester sleeps in a fox hole while Butch, his war dog stands guard on... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalA priest from Larena, Siquijor was ordained Sunday as the new bishop of the Dio
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 11 days ago
A priest from Larena, Siquijor was ordained Sunday as the new bishop of the Diocese of Chalan Kanoa in Saipan. Bishop Ryan Jimenez became the second bishop of Chalan Kanoa and filled a six-year vacancy following the retirement of his predecessor,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
WWII veteran from Niagara Falls made the most of his time in South Pacificvery little resistance there,” he says. “We about just walked on and had conque
WWII veteran from Niagara Falls made the most of his time in South Pacific
The Buffalo News / Posted 12 days ago
very little resistance there,” he says. “We about just walked on and had conquered it.” The major fighting was in nearby Saipan. After about a month, on Easter Sunday, the Marines invaded Okinawa. “That was a mess,” he says. When they arrived,... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
U.S. Naval Forces Southern Command/U.S. 4th Fleet rear admiral retiresfrom the University of South Carolina on a Reserve Officers Training Corps scho
U.S. Naval Forces Southern Command/U.S. 4th Fleet rear admiral retires
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 15 days ago
from the University of South Carolina on a Reserve Officers Training Corps scholarship. Sea duty included the USS Saipan as gunnery and electrical officer, then a 1983 transfer to Commander Amphibious Squadron 10 as the assistant readiness... Read more
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The Irish Times
The Boomtown Rats play the racecourse – at long lastin Temple Bar, to try to figure out an alternative venue for a big homecoming s
The Boomtown Rats play the racecourse – at long last
The Irish Times / Posted 16 days ago
in Temple Bar, to try to figure out an alternative venue for a big homecoming show. This was the country’s rehearsal for Saipan. While the “young people” just wanted to enjoy themselves at a music concert, others regarded the filth and fury of... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Attorney:Guam priest photographed 50 altar boys, private parts— at the Capuchin Fathers Monastery in Agana Heights. The alleged abuser later
Attorney:Guam priest photographed 50 altar boys, private parts
The Arizona Republic / Posted 17 days ago
— at the Capuchin Fathers Monastery in Agana Heights. The alleged abuser later was identified as Brother Mariano B. Laniyo, who left the Order in Guam and went back to Saipan, where he died years ago. Read or Share this story: http://usat.ly/2b1... Read more
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USA Today
Attorney:Guam priest photographed 50 altar boys, private parts— at the Capuchin Fathers Monastery in Agana Heights. The alleged abuser later
Attorney:Guam priest photographed 50 altar boys, private parts
USA Today / Posted 17 days ago
— at the Capuchin Fathers Monastery in Agana Heights. The alleged abuser later was identified as Brother Mariano B. Laniyo, who left the Order in Guam and went back to Saipan, where he died years ago. Read or Share this story: http://usat.ly/2b1... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Attorney:Guam priest photographed 50 altar boys, private partsof a religious community but who’s not ordained — at the Capuchin Fathers Monas
Attorney:Guam priest photographed 50 altar boys, private parts
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 17 days ago
of a religious community but who’s not ordained — at the Capuchin Fathers Monastery in Agana Heights. The alleged abuser later was identified as Brother Mariano B. Laniyo, who left the Order in Guam and went back to Saipan, where he died year... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Attorney:Guam priest photographed 50 altar boys, private partsof a religious community but who’s not ordained — at the Capuchin Fathers Monas
Attorney:Guam priest photographed 50 altar boys, private parts
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 17 days ago
of a religious community but who’s not ordained — at the Capuchin Fathers Monastery in Agana Heights. The alleged abuser later was identified as Brother Mariano B. Laniyo, who left the Order in Guam and went back to Saipan, where he died year... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Attorney:Guam priest photographed 50 altar boys, private partsof a religious community but who’s not ordained — at the Capuchin Fathers Monas
Attorney:Guam priest photographed 50 altar boys, private parts
The Record Searchlight / Posted 17 days ago
of a religious community but who’s not ordained — at the Capuchin Fathers Monastery in Agana Heights. The alleged abuser later was identified as Brother Mariano B. Laniyo, who left the Order in Guam and went back to Saipan, where he died year... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Japan’s ageing emperor hints at abdicationin his father’s name. He has ventured to a number of locales that saw intense
Japan’s ageing emperor hints at abdication
Manila Bulletin / Posted 19 days ago
in his father’s name. He has ventured to a number of locales that saw intense fighting, including Okinawa at home and Saipan, Palau, and the Philippines abroad, offering prayers for the souls of all the dead and not just Japanese. His life... Read more
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DW
Q&A: The role and future of the Japanese emperor |name, Emperor Hirohito. To that end, Akihito has visited and offered prayers fo
Q&A: The role and future of the Japanese emperor |
DW / Posted 19 days ago
name, Emperor Hirohito. To that end, Akihito has visited and offered prayers for all the fallen at former battle sites like Saipan and Palau. What relationship does the emperor have with the Japanese people? The emperor and the imperial family,... Read more
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iafrica.com
Japanese emperor hints at abdicationin his father's name. He has ventured to a number of locales that saw intense
Japanese emperor hints at abdication
iafrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
in his father's name. He has ventured to a number of locales that saw intense fighting, including Okinawa at home and Saipan, Palau and the Philippines abroad, offering prayers for the souls of all the dead and not just Japanese. His life has... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Japan's Emperor says may be 'difficult' to fulfil his dutiesin his father's name. He has ventured to a number of locales that saw intense
Japan's Emperor says may be 'difficult' to fulfil his duties
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 19 days ago
in his father's name. He has ventured to a number of locales that saw intense fighting, including Okinawa at home and Saipan, Palau and the Philippines abroad, making sure to offer prayers for the souls of all the dead and not just... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Japan’s emperor says may be ‘difficult’ to fulfil dutiesin his father’s name. He has ventured to a number of locales that saw intense
Japan’s emperor says may be ‘difficult’ to fulfil duties
The Borneo Post / Posted 19 days ago
in his father’s name. He has ventured to a number of locales that saw intense fighting, including Okinawa at home and Saipan, Palau and the Philippines abroad, making sure to offer prayers for the souls of all the dead and not just... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Japan emperor to address nation after abdication reportsin his father’s name. He has ventured to a number of locales that saw intense
Japan emperor to address nation after abdication reports
Inquirier.net / Posted 19 days ago
in his father’s name. He has ventured to a number of locales that saw intense fighting, including Okinawa at home and Saipan, Palau and the Philippines abroad, making sure to offer prayers for the souls of all the dead, not just Japanese. Any... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Japan emperor to address nation after abdication reportsin his father's name. He has ventured to a number of locales that saw intense
Japan emperor to address nation after abdication reports
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 19 days ago
in his father's name. He has ventured to a number of locales that saw intense fighting, including Okinawa at home and Saipan, Palau and the Philippines abroad, making sure to offer prayers for the souls of all the dead, not just Japanese. Any... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Japan emperor to address nation after abdication reportsin his father’s name. He has ventured to a number of locales that saw intense
Japan emperor to address nation after abdication reports
The Borneo Post / Posted 19 days ago
in his father’s name. He has ventured to a number of locales that saw intense fighting, including Okinawa at home and Saipan, Palau and the Philippines abroad, making sure to offer prayers for the souls of all the dead, not just Japanese. Any... Read more
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Rappler
Japan emperor to address nation after abdication reportsin his father's name. He has ventured to a number of locales that saw intense
Japan emperor to address nation after abdication reports
Rappler / Posted 19 days ago
in his father's name. He has ventured to a number of locales that saw intense fighting, including Okinawa at home and Saipan, Palau and the Philippines abroad, making sure to offer prayers for the souls of all the dead, not just Japanese. Any... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Old Glory not threatened by Mexican flags wavingflag. The images come forth: Bleeding, shoeless feet at Valley Forge. Marines
Old Glory not threatened by Mexican flags waving
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 21 days ago
flag. The images come forth: Bleeding, shoeless feet at Valley Forge. Marines crawling through the jungles and the mud at Saipan. My childhood friend, Oscar Juarez, who died in Vietnam. Or, like my dad, peering out from a cursed hedgerow in the... Read more
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FOX Business
First Hawaiian Shares Extend Gains After Debutthe oldest bank in the island state. It has more than $19 billion of assets and
First Hawaiian Shares Extend Gains After Debut
FOX Business / Posted 21 days ago
the oldest bank in the island state. It has more than $19 billion of assets and operates 62 branches in Hawaii, Guam and Saipan. First Hawaiian's net income rose 0.5 percent to $54.86 million for three months ended June 30. Goldman Sachs,... Read more
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FOX Business
First Hawaiian Shares Extend Gains After Debutthe oldest bank in the island state. It has more than $19 billion of assets and
First Hawaiian Shares Extend Gains After Debut
FOX Business / Posted 21 days ago
the oldest bank in the island state. It has more than $19 billion of assets and operates 62 branches in Hawaii, Guam and Saipan. First Hawaiian's net income rose 0.5 percent to $54.86 million for three months ended June 30. Goldman Sachs,... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Guam archdiocese says it'll contact those alleging sex abuseallegations are made against an archbishop. Tudela, who lives in Hawaii, told
Guam archdiocese says it'll contact those alleging sex abuse
News 24 South Africa / Posted 22 days ago
allegations are made against an archbishop. Tudela, who lives in Hawaii, told lawmakers that his parents sent him from Saipan to a Catholic school in Guam and that he was abused twice. He said the first time was in 1956 when he was 13. He said... Read more
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Daily Record
Why take your kids to National Parks this year?Service, covering more than 84 million acres in all 50 states, the District of
Why take your kids to National Parks this year?
Daily Record / Posted 22 days ago
Service, covering more than 84 million acres in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, American Samoa, Guam, Puerto Rico, Saipan, and the Virgin Islands. To earn a Junior Ranger badge, children are quizzed on their knowledge of the Grand Canyon.... Read more
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TribLIVE
Guam archdiocese says it’ll contact those alleging sex abuseallegations are made against an archbishop. Tudela, who lives in Hawaii, told
Guam archdiocese says it’ll contact those alleging sex abuse
TribLIVE / Posted 22 days ago
allegations are made against an archbishop. Tudela, who lives in Hawaii, told lawmakers that his parents sent him from Saipan to a Catholic school in Guam and that he was abused twice. He said the first time was in 1956 when he was 13. He said... Read more
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Japan Today
Live out Disney fantasies with the new 'mermaid tour' experience in Japan ‹ Japan Todayout to different shores, offering the popular activity plan to visitors travell
Live out Disney fantasies with the new 'mermaid tour' experience in Japan ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 22 days ago
out to different shores, offering the popular activity plan to visitors travelling to the Northern Mariana Islands of Saipan and Guam in the Western Pacific and Okinawa in Japan. Each of the plans includes the opportunity to dress in a... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Shay Given: 'Roy is the reason why I got back involved with Ireland'course, the bond wasn’t always so amicable. Given was one of the senior players
Shay Given: 'Roy is the reason why I got back involved with Ireland'
Irish Examiner / Posted 22 days ago
course, the bond wasn’t always so amicable. Given was one of the senior players to side with Mick McCarthy in the Saipan debacles which dominated the build-up to his only appearance at the World Cup in 2002. Keane never hid his opinion of... Read more
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PhysOrg
NASA sees Tropical Storm Omais form in Northwestern PacificOmais was centered near 19.3 degrees north latitude and 146.2 degrees east long
NASA sees Tropical Storm Omais form in Northwestern Pacific
PhysOrg / Posted 22 days ago
Omais was centered near 19.3 degrees north latitude and 146.2 degrees east longitude, about 223 nautical miles north of Saipan, Northern Marianas Islands, and farther away from Guam. Omais has tracked north-northwestward at 3.4 mph (3 knots/5.5... Read more
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FOX Business
What Investors Need to Know About the First Hawaiian Bank IPOdeposits, and net income, according to the company. All told, it has 62 branche
What Investors Need to Know About the First Hawaiian Bank IPO
FOX Business / Posted 22 days ago
deposits, and net income, according to the company. All told, it has 62 branches -- 57 in Hawaii, three in Guam, and two in Saipan. It's owned by French multinational financial services company BNP Paribas(NASDAQOTH: BNPQY). That company will... Read more
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FOX Business
What Investors Need to Know About the First Hawaiian Bank IPOdeposits, and net income, according to the company. All told, it has 62 branche
What Investors Need to Know About the First Hawaiian Bank IPO
FOX Business / Posted 22 days ago
deposits, and net income, according to the company. All told, it has 62 branches -- 57 in Hawaii, three in Guam, and two in Saipan. It's owned by French multinational financial services company BNP Paribas(NASDAQOTH: BNPQY). That company will... Read more
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Fortune
First Hawaiian Bank Raises $485 Million in IPOin 1858 as Bishop & Company, has more than $19 billion of assets and operates 6
First Hawaiian Bank Raises $485 Million in IPO
Fortune / Posted 23 days ago
in 1858 as Bishop & Company, has more than $19 billion of assets and operates 62 branches throughout Hawaii, Guam and Saipan. Hawaii, its primary customer base, accounts for 83% of its deposits and 70% of its loans. BNP acquired a 45% stake... Read more
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Business Wire
Regal Entertainment Group Announces Sale of Class A Common Stock by the Anschutz Corporationdiverse theatre circuit in the United States, consisting of 7,307 screens in 56
Regal Entertainment Group Announces Sale of Class A Common Stock by the Anschutz Corporation
Business Wire / Posted 24 days ago
diverse theatre circuit in the United States, consisting of 7,307 screens in 564 theatres in 42 states along with Guam, Saipan, American Samoa and the District of Columbia as of June 30, 2016. The Company operates theatres in 46 of the top 50... Read more
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The China Post
7.7-magnitude quake off Northern Marianas, no tsunami alertwas issued. A self-governing commonwealth of the United States since 1976, the
7.7-magnitude quake off Northern Marianas, no tsunami alert
The China Post / Posted 27 days ago
was issued. A self-governing commonwealth of the United States since 1976, the Northern Marianas consist of 15 islands, with more than 90 percent of the population of 54,000 living on the main island, Saipan. Only four other islands are pop... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
7.7-magnitude quake hits Northern Marianaswas issued. A self-governing commonwealth of the United States since 1976, the
7.7-magnitude quake hits Northern Marianas
Manila Standard Today / Posted 27 days ago
was issued. A self-governing commonwealth of the United States since 1976, the Northern Marianas consist of 15 islands, with more than 90 percent of the population of 54,000 living on the main island, Saipan. Only four other islands are popul... Read more
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Calcutta News
Quake measuring 7.7 jolts Northern Mariana IslandsIslands HAWAII, U.S. - A strong and deep earthquake measuring 7.7 magnitude st
Quake measuring 7.7 jolts Northern Mariana Islands
Calcutta News / Posted 27 days ago
Islands HAWAII, U.S. - A strong and deep earthquake measuring 7.7 magnitude struck the Northern Mariana Islands near Saipan in the northwestern Pacific Ocean. According to the U.S. Geological Survey (U.S.G.S.) the earthquake occurred at a... Read more
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PhysOrg
7.7-magnitude quake off Northern Marianas, no tsunami alertwas issued.A self-governing commonwealth of the United States since 1976, the N
7.7-magnitude quake off Northern Marianas, no tsunami alert
PhysOrg / Posted 28 days ago
was issued.A self-governing commonwealth of the United States since 1976, the Northern Marianas consist of 15 islands, with more than 90 percent of the population of 54,000 living on the main island, Saipan. Only four other islands are po... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
7.7-magnitude quake strikes Mariana IslandsNational Tsunami Warning Center. Spokesman Paul Whitmore said a barely noticea
7.7-magnitude quake strikes Mariana Islands
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 28 days ago
National Tsunami Warning Center. Spokesman Paul Whitmore said a barely noticeable wave of about two inches was recorded in Saipan, the largest of the islands. The Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands lies about 5,800 miles south-southwest... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
7.7-magnitude quake strikes Mariana IslandsNational Tsunami Warning Center. Spokesman Paul Whitmore said a barely noticea
7.7-magnitude quake strikes Mariana Islands
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 28 days ago
National Tsunami Warning Center. Spokesman Paul Whitmore said a barely noticeable wave of about two inches was recorded in Saipan, the largest of the islands. The Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands lies about 5,800 miles south-southwest... Read more
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Rappler
7.7-magnitude quake off Northern Marianasissued. A self-governing commonwealth of the United States since 1976, the Nor
7.7-magnitude quake off Northern Marianas
Rappler / Posted 28 days ago
issued. A self-governing commonwealth of the United States since 1976, the Northern Marianas consist of 15 islands, with more than 90% of the population of 54,000 living on the main island, Saipan. Only 4 other islands are populated. – Rapple... Read more
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FOX News
Strong quake hits off Northern Mariana Islands in PacificHONOLULU – Authorities say a strong earthquake has hit off the coast of the Nor
Strong quake hits off Northern Mariana Islands in Pacific
FOX News / Posted 28 days ago
HONOLULU – Authorities say a strong earthquake has hit off the coast of the Northern Mariana Islands near Saipan in the northwestern Pacific Ocean. The U.S. Geological Survey says the magnitude-7.7 earthquake struck Friday at a depth of 117 miles... Read more
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