Latest News for: Marshall islands


Arkansas approves Medicaid for Marshallese residents

The Lufkin News 26 Feb 2021
(AP) — A key subcommittee has signed off on an emergency rule allowing Marshall Islanders living in the United States to be eligible for Medicaid coverage ... The Medicaid coverage will be available for adults in the Compact of Free Association islands and to those who are allowed ...

What next for Pacific regionalism?

RNZ 25 Feb 2021
Earlier this month the Marshall Islands' diplomat Gerald Zackios was passed-over as PIF Secretary-General in favour of former Cook Islands Prime Minister Henry Puna ... In October's 'Mekreos Communique' the presidents of Kiribati, Marshall Islands, FS Micronesia, Nauru and Palau had ...

White Island survivor tour guide shares his painstaking fight to recover movement in his badly-burned ...

The Daily Mail 25 Feb 2021
A White Island survivor who suffered burns to 80 per cent of his body in the explosion has shared his painstaking fight to recover movement in his hand ... White Island volcano... The blast claimed the lives of 22 people including Mr Milbank's White Island Tours colleagues Hayden-Marshall Inman and Tipene Maangi (Milbank is pictured on White Island).

Fort Myers man charged in sex assault arrested in Rhode Island after no-show at Lee court

News Press 25 Feb 2021
The U.S. Marshals received a tip that Kyndall Hutchins, charged in a sexual assault, was headed to Rhode Island. He was arrested in Providence ... .

EIWA wrestling tournament: What you need to know

Lehigh Valley 25 Feb 2021
117th EIWA wrestling tournament. What ... Louis Mar. 18-20. Who. The 10 EIWA members (in alphabetical order) who wrestled this winter. American, Army, Binghamton, Bucknell, Drexel, Hofstra, Lehigh, Long Island University, Navy, and Sacred Heart. Brown, Columbia, Cornell, Franklin & Marshall, Harvard, Penn and Princeton all opted out of the season. Where ... .

Woodland Hills withdraws requests for public access gates

The Northside Sun 25 Feb 2021
“In those meetings with the city, we realized that because of the new fire marshal requirement that openings be greater than 60 feet, the location of the gate and island at Glenway Drive had to be pushed further back from Old Canton Road than originally drawn and would significantly impede one property in particular,” Lange said ... Jordan R.

Pacific unity is threatened in an ugly breakup

RNZ 24 Feb 2021
Palau, Marshall Islands, Nauru, Kiribati and the Federated States of Micronesia are pointing the finger at the likes of New Zealand and Australia, accusing them of influencing the vote that resulted in their candidate being snubbed for the forum's top job.

US Tests Nuclear Deterrent With Launch of Unarmed Minuteman III - Air Force

Urdu Point 24 Feb 2021
During the test, the re-entry vehicle traveled approximately 4,200 miles from the launch site at California's Vandenberg Air Force Base to the to the Kwajalein Atoll in the Marshall Islands, the ...

Williamsburg County Sheriff’s Office Incident Reports through February 6

The Post and Courier 24 Feb 2021
•Unspecified, S ...Petit Larceny < $2,000, Thurgood Marshall Hwy., Andrews ... February 2 - Petit Larceny < $2,000; Vandalism/Illegal Graffiti – 1st Offense, Rough Island Rd., Andrews. •Incident Not Reported, Thurgood Marshall Hwy., Kingstree ... •Giving False Information to Police (Commission of a Crime by Another), Thurgood Marshall Hwy., Kingstree.

Federal Aid Offered to Some International Students

Beijing News 24 Feb 2021
Students from the Republic of Palau "are eligible for Federal Pell Grants, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grants, and Federal Work-Study," while those from the Federated States of Micronesia and the Republic of the Marshall Islands are only eligible for Pell grants.

CECC eases travel limits on foreigners

Taipei Times 24 Feb 2021
MAKING A MOVE. Starting on Monday, short-term business travelers can apply for shorter quarantine periods, while transits of up to eight hours would be allowed ... The CECC’s latest list of low-risk infection countries are New Zealand, Macau, Palau, Fiji, Brunei, Laos, Nauru, East Timor, Mauritius, the Marshall Islands and Bhutan ... .