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Ancient Chesapeake site challenges timeline of humans in the Americas

Baltimore Sun 24 May 2024
PARSONS ISLAND — With the Chesapeake Bay sloshing at his knee-high boots, Darrin Lowery stood back and squinted at a 10-foot-tall bluff rising above a narrow strip of beach ... Casts of tools found at eroding Parsons Island are seen on display.

Government and Opposition leader clash over motives behind CIIC Bill

Cook Islands News 23 May 2024
Parliament passed a bill to amend the qualifications for appointing directors to the Cook Islands Investment Corporation, with disagreements between the government and opposition on whether the amendment was designed for a specific person.

Newsday/Siena poll: Long Islanders back equal rights measure, but also transgender athlete ban

Newsday 23 May 2024
For example, 74% of Islanders between 18 and 34 support an immediate cease-fire, compared with 59% of those between 35 and 54, and 55% of those 55 and older ... For example, 74% of Islanders between 18 ...

Touch trio ready for World Cup

Cook Islands News 23 May 2024
The national team is dominated by Cook Islanders who reside in New Zealand and Australia ... Williams said the game has changed significantly compared to the Cook Islands, where they compete against the same players all the time.

'Unusual event': Over 250 dead sea lion pups found on California island, puzzling researchers

Usatoday 23 May 2024
Robinson said that the Año Nuevo Island "lies at the edge of the breeding range" for sea lions and is a relatively new colony compared to the main ones in the Southern California Channel Islands.

Crime rate surging in Fiji 23 May 2024
SUVA, May 23 (Xinhua) -- Overall crime rate increased by 73 percent in April, while the rate of serious crime also increased by 65 percent, compared to the same period in 2023 in the island nation, ...

Putin has 'both eyes' on a strategic island belonging to new NATO member Sweden, army ...

Business Insider 23 May 2024
Swedish military instructors watch as soldiers fire a machine gun on the Baltic island of Gotland, Sweden, March 21, 2024 ... It's comparable in size to Rhode Island, but has a population of just 60,000.

Residents of Serifos seek harmonious balance

Ekathimerini 23 May 2024
Compared to other Cycladic islands, Serifos experiences less tourism and economic activity ... decades, points out that urban planning issues on Serifos are more complex compared to neighboring islands.

The truth about the Nazi occupation of Alderney: More than 1,000 Channel islanders were killed ...

The Daily Mail 23 May 2024
The Channel Island with a dark Nazi past ... 'While the events that took place in Alderney do not compare in scale with other parts of Europe, it is a harrowing part of the Island's history which its community continue to remember and commemorate.

Dr. Rafael Trespalacios of Tres Vision Group Explains Hazards of Excessive Blue Light Exposure

Space Coast Daily 23 May 2024
Rafael Trespalacios of Tres Vision Group in Melbourne, Merritt Island and Suntree ... Rafael Trespalacios of Tres Vision Group in Melbourne, Merritt Island and Suntree ... Suntree, and Merritt Island.

Unemployment rate on Long Island grows to 3.2% in April, second month of increases

Newsday 22 May 2024
Long Island’s unemployment rate grew substantially in April compared to a year ago, the second month in a row the region has seen increased levels of jobless residents year-over-year, according to the most recent state figures.

Excavation reveals 'major' ancient migration to Timor Island

Phys Dot Org 22 May 2024
"When we analyze and compare markers of human occupation from other sites across Timor-Leste and nearby Flores Island, we can confidently say humans were also absent throughout the wider region of the southern Wallacean islands.

Nashville's top summer travel destinations, best deals for NYC, Vegas, Los Angeles, more

The Tennessean 22 May 2024
Flight booking sites report that ticket prices are down this year, with flights to some parts of the world dropping by 15% or more compared to last year ... jumped in popularity compared to last summer.

Red Shirt School

Lakota Country Times 22 May 2024
Coming to an End 2024. A look back at the year ... Math ... Language Arts ... After that we began reading Treasure Island and at the end were able to compare the plot, settings, and characters in the book to a futuristic video of the text (Treasure Planet) ... Mr ... Mr.

International tourist arrivals in Phu Quoc see highest growth in Viet Nam

Vietnam News 20 May 2024
In the first quarter of 2024, Phu Quoc, known as Pearl Island, witnessed an increase in international tourist arrivals of over 200 per cent compared to the same period last year.