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Pacific Bird Refuge Struggles as Ocean Garbage Patch Grows

MIDWAY ATOLL, Northwestern Hawaiian Islands — Flying into the uninhabited Northwestern Hawaiian Islands, Midway Atoll appears out of the vast blue Pacific as a tiny oasis of coral-fringed land with pristine white sand beaches that are teeming with life. "Th...

Fresno State Heats Up in OT to Edge Pacific

FRESNO — Nate Grimes scored four points and Fresno State knocked down three 3s in overtime and the Bulldogs put Pacific away, 81-78, Wednesday night. Grimes got the Bulldogs started in the extra period of th...