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News: Pacific Ocean

We have started to collect the most important news related to Pacific Ocean in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

World news related to Pacific Ocean – overview

Pacific Ocean: news

VIDEO: Homes slip into sea as storm pounds US

Friday, December 12th 2014, 13:06
related countries: United States United States

Stormy weather and high tides have hit the west coast of the US causing homes to collapse into the Pacific ocean.
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VIDEO: Man saved after two days in Pacific

Thursday, November 6th 2014, 8:07
related countries: Colombia Colombia

Dramatic footage shows the moment a Colombian man was plucked from the Pacific Ocean after two days at sea.
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Earthquake shakes Central America

Tuesday, October 14th 2014, 10:34
related countries: El Salvador El Salvador, United States United States

A quake in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of El Salvador has reportedly killed one person and caused minor damages in the Central American country.
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US Navy jets crash in Pacific ocean

Friday, September 12th 2014, 19:04
related countries: United States United States
related places: Navy

The US Navy is continuing to search for a missing pilot, after two of its jets crashed into the western Pacific Ocean, a spokesman says.
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Hurricane Marie: Thousands affected

Tuesday, August 26th 2014, 0:13
related countries: Mexico Mexico

Hurricane Marie has affected 10,000 families in Mexico's Pacific Coast, where the search continues for three missing fisherman whose boat capsized on Sunday.
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Obama doubles global marine reserves

Tuesday, June 17th 2014, 22:08

President Obama plans to create the world's largest marine protected area (MPA) in the middle of the Pacific Ocean.
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US rescues injured Chinese sailors

Monday, May 5th 2014, 20:24
related countries: China China, United States United States

US rescuers parachute into the middle of the Pacific Ocean to provide medical aid to two badly burned Chinese sailors after their boat sank.
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Volcanic islands merge in Pacific

Tuesday, April 8th 2014, 12:59
related countries: United States United States

A volcanic island in the Pacific Ocean has merged with its neighbour to form one landmass, the US space agency says.
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VIDEO: Japan's new island 'still growing'

Friday, January 24th 2014, 9:33
related countries: Japan Japan

Japan has acquired some new territory in the Pacific Ocean following a powerful volcanic eruption - a new island has emerged from the sea, and is growing in size.
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Nicaragua canal construction delayed

Sunday, January 5th 2014, 0:21
related countries: Nicaragua Nicaragua

The head of the Nicaragua canal project, linking the Atlantic to the Pacific Ocean, says construction will not begin this year as planned.
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