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Henry Kissinger, secretary of state under Presidents Nixon and Ford, dies at 100

By NANCY BENAC Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger, the diplomat with the thick glasses and gravelly voice who dominated foreign policy as the United States extricated itself from Vietnam and broke down barriers with China, died Wednesday, his consulting firm said. He was 100. With his gruff yet commanding […]

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US$1.8m Games investment for Olympic Committees in the region, ONOC SG Blas informs the Pacific Games Council Meeting in Honiara

HONIARA (ONOC) — Oceania National Olympic Committees Secretary General says the ONOC Financial Support for their members has been through the Olympic Solidarity Programme Grants for Games Initiatives. He said ONOC is undertaking a total of 24 Activations in Honiara as part of its Games Support Programme for the Sol 2023 XVII Pacific Games. “The […]

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Tigers sign Japanese RHP Kenta Maeda to $24M, 2-year contract to win games and mentor young pitchers

DETROIT (AP) — Kenta Maeda gave the Detroit Tigers what they were looking for in free agency, a veteran talented enough to bolster their rotation with an approach they want pitchers on model on the mound. “We think he’s going to both help us win games and influence our young starters,” general manager Scott Harris said Tuesday after Detroit and the […]

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Nauru Airlines New Island Hopper Service Connecting Palau to Australia

[Koror, Palau] – Nauru Airlines, the national airline of Nauru, announced the launch of its new Island Hopper Service connecting Palau to Brisbane, Australia. The inaugural flight will depart Brisbane on Thursday, November 30, 2023, and arrive in Koror, Palau, on Friday, December 1st, 2023 at 2:20 PM. The weekly service will operate with stopovers […]