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Armed man shot dead by officers overnight in Federal Way - KOMO News

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Tue, 10/31/2017 - 14:41

Armed man shot dead by officers overnight in Federal Way
KOMO News
MERCER ISLAND, Wash. – As a four-time cancer survivor, Julie Negrin finds that these days it is tough to even leave the house. Still, Negrin is packing her meds to embark on a statewide RV tour to get people to apply for a health care plan before the ...

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This tigress terrified the Bedouin... if only she could sort Brexit! CHRISTOPHER STEVENS reviews last night's TV - Daily Mail

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Tue, 10/31/2017 - 14:21

Daily Mail

This tigress terrified the Bedouin... if only she could sort Brexit! CHRISTOPHER STEVENS reviews last night's TV
Daily Mail
You don't want to annoy Maryanne Stroud Gabbani. She's one of those marvellous ladies who loves animals and fears nobody — sweet-natured as Doris Day, stubborn as Winston Churchill. Marching into the marketplace near her farm on the outskirts of ...

RAMS founder John Kinghorn faces $30m tax fraud charges - The Australian

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Tue, 10/31/2017 - 02:01

The Australian

RAMS founder John Kinghorn faces $30m tax fraud charges
The Australian
Company documents filed in Channel Islands tax haven Jersey show Kalomo Corporation and Kalomo Pacific Leasing are now defunct but were set up there during the early 1990s. They were ultimately owned by a Swiss company giving its address as a post ...
Millionaire businessman John Kinghorn charged with fraud over $30m tax debtThe Sydney Morning Herald

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MARVIN L. RABON - Chronicle Independent

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Mon, 10/30/2017 - 18:13

MARVIN L. RABON
Chronicle Independent
He served in the South Pacific assisting in the invasion in South Pacific Islands to include Gilbert, Marshals and Guam. Mr. Rabon ... He was a member of First Baptist Church in Camden, the Lions Club, VFW and volunteered with the American Cancer Society.

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Unity of voices vital - Fiji Times

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Mon, 10/30/2017 - 10:56

Fiji Times

Unity of voices vital
Fiji Times
For example, the Pacific Women Shaping Pacific Development (Pacific women), a 10-year $320 million aid program funded by the Australian Government, supporting 14 Pacific countries to meet the commitments made in the 2012 Pacific Island Forum Leaders ...

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Ride for Her caps Breast Cancer Awareness Month - Saipan Tribune

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Mon, 10/30/2017 - 09:02

Ride for Her caps Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Saipan Tribune
The ride began in front of the T Galleria entrance and was divided into two distances—short course at 20 kilometers up to Pacific Islands Club-Saipan and back, and the long course at 40K to Hawaiian Rock entrance in Obyan and back to the starting line.

ADAPTATION: Natives of drowning islands make new home in ... - E&E News

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Mon, 10/30/2017 - 03:18

E&E News

ADAPTATION: Natives of drowning islands make new home in ...
E&E News
SPRINGDALE, Ark. — Confederate flags adorn trucks in this little city nicknamed the "Poultry Capital of the World" for its chicken processing plants, and farm ...

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The RAF pilot who wore shorts, sunglasses and flip-flops as he flew through nuclear mushroom clouds 48 times - LincolnshireLive

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Mon, 10/30/2017 - 03:18

LincolnshireLive

The RAF pilot who wore shorts, sunglasses and flip-flops as he flew through nuclear mushroom clouds 48 times
LincolnshireLive
Mr Hern, who recalls sitting on a beach in the 1950s and seeing the bones inside his hands through closed eyes as a bomb exploded 19 miles away, believes his stint on Christmas Island is why his daughter died of cancer aged 13. He said: "The archive of ...

'The Fear of Dying' Pervades Southern California's Oil-Polluted Enclaves - Pacific Standard

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Mon, 10/30/2017 - 00:14

'The Fear of Dying' Pervades Southern California's Oil-Polluted Enclaves
Pacific Standard
Studies show the poisons in this brew can cause cancer and heart disease as well as asthma. The ports recently unveiled a $14 billion plan to switch from diesel trucks and other dirty equipment to zero-emission technologies by 2035. The city of Los ...

Tropical Storm 27W (Saola), # 35 FINAL - Stars and Stripes (blog)

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Sun, 10/29/2017 - 03:15

Stars and Stripes (blog)

Tropical Storm 27W (Saola), # 35 FINAL
Stars and Stripes (blog)
Saola should peak at 86-mph sustained winds and 104-mph gusts after it exits the Okinawa area and arcs toward Japan's main islands. Saola is due to sideswipe the south coast of Kyushu, then head toward the Tokyo-Kanto Plain area, as did Lan a week ...
Pacific Storm Tracker: Okinawa bases at TCCR-1, brace for typhoonStripes Okinawa

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Moana Schwalger law scholarship awarded to Litia Tuiburelevu - New Zealand Herald

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Sat, 10/28/2017 - 05:04

New Zealand Herald

Moana Schwalger law scholarship awarded to Litia Tuiburelevu
New Zealand Herald
Moana Schwalger - a prosecutor at the firm Meredith Connell - lost her life in July 2012, 18 months after being diagnosed with breast cancer soon after the birth of her third child in 2011. In 2012, her employer, along with the Pacific Lawyers ...

Typhoon 27W (Saola), # 29: Okinawa in TCCOR 1-R - Stars and Stripes (blog)

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Fri, 10/27/2017 - 22:58

Stars and Stripes (blog)

Typhoon 27W (Saola), # 29: Okinawa in TCCOR 1-R
Stars and Stripes (blog)
Saola should peak at 86-mph sustained winds and 104-mph gusts after it exits the Okinawa area and arcs toward Japan's main islands. Saola is due to sideswipe the south coast of Kyushu, then head toward the Tokyo-Kanto Plain area, as did Lan a week ...
Pacific Storm Tracker: Saola picking up speed on way to OkinawaStripes Okinawa

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Neither states nor nations, Puerto Rico and Virgin Islands face rocky storm recovery - Miami Herald

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Fri, 10/27/2017 - 01:30

Miami Herald

Neither states nor nations, Puerto Rico and Virgin Islands face rocky storm recovery
Miami Herald
The United States has five populated territories around the world plus a smattering of islands that are little more than unpopulated specks in the Pacific Ocean. Puerto Rico with a population of 3.4 million is by far the largest. The other ...

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WHO training delegates visit Legislature - The Guam Daily Post

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Thu, 10/26/2017 - 03:06

The Guam Daily Post

WHO training delegates visit Legislature
The Guam Daily Post
MEETING: World Health Organization training delegates visit the Guam Legislature on Oct. 26. WHO is conducting a Northern Pacific Health Promotion Leadership Workshop (ProLEAD) on island from Oct. 26 to 28 at the Westin Resort with around 40 ...

A-Bomb pilot's secret missions: RAF Squadron Leader flew through atomic mushroom clouds 48 TIMES wearing just ... - Daily Mail

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Thu, 10/26/2017 - 00:02

Daily Mail

A-Bomb pilot's secret missions: RAF Squadron Leader flew through atomic mushroom clouds 48 TIMES wearing just ...
Daily Mail
An RAF pilot flew through atomic clouds 48 times without protection during secret British nuclear tests in the Cold War. Squadron Leader John Harrison-Broadley died of cancer believed to have been linked to being exposed to deadly radiation during the ...

Miss World Fiji's talent impress judges - Fiji Times Online - Fiji Times

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Wed, 10/25/2017 - 19:30

Fiji Times

Miss World Fiji's talent impress judges - Fiji Times Online
Fiji Times
Miss Fiji wearing Pacific Island Art and Deluxe footwear for her talent auditions during the 67th Miss World contest in China. Picture: SUPPLIED. Update: 6:30PM ...

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Tropical Storm 27W (Saola), #12: Okinawa enters TCCOR 3 - Stars and Stripes (blog)

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Wed, 10/25/2017 - 16:13

Stars and Stripes (blog)

Tropical Storm 27W (Saola), #12: Okinawa enters TCCOR 3
Stars and Stripes (blog)
The news gets worse for Okinawa, as Tropical Storm Saola's latest forecast track takes it closer, ever closer to the island this weekend. But the news gets better for the Tokyo-Kanto Plain area, as the track appears to head further south as next week ...

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Climate change: five ways it could harm us - New Zealand Herald

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Wed, 10/25/2017 - 05:00

Climate change: five ways it could harm us
New Zealand Herald
An expert report released today by New Zealand's leading body for science, Royal Society Te Aparangi, warns of a warmer world bringing heatwaves, diseases, water contamination and air pollution. Several degrees of warming this century could also have ...

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Rising tensions evoke troubling nuclear legacy - Wisconsin Gazette

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Tue, 10/24/2017 - 05:48

Wisconsin Gazette

Rising tensions evoke troubling nuclear legacy
Wisconsin Gazette
With fewer than 150 people on the remote Pacific island it was a close community, he says, with few signs of the former U.S. nuclear testing program other than the concrete bunkers he was told to avoid and the sunken ships in the lagoon. But in 1978 ...

Tropical Storm 27W, # 5 - Stars and Stripes (blog)

Pacific Islands Cancer News (Google) - Mon, 10/23/2017 - 17:07

Stars and Stripes (blog)

Tropical Storm 27W, # 5
Stars and Stripes (blog)
A tropical storm watch remains in effect for Guam and Rota islands and surrounding coastal waters, according to the National Weather Service on Guam. If 27W continues moving as forecast, it's due to peak at 104-mph sustained winds and 127-mph gusts at ...

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