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Stories with place: Micronesia
  • Severe drought hits Micronesia region 
    Updated: Apr-14-16 10:09 am

    HAGATNA, Guam - Federal scientists say that U.S.-affiliated nations in the Micronesia region are facing extreme drought conditions that have led to water rationing, emergency shipment of bottled water and health concerns.

  • Navy flyer describes spotting island castaways story has photos
    Updated: Apr-12-16 3:50 am

    HONOLULU - The U.S. Navy officer in charge of a flight crew that located three castaways on a remote Pacific island said Monday he has never seen or heard of another rescue quite like it.