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Luis Figo drops out of FIFA election, cites corruption

...region covering North and Central America and the Caribbean (CONCACAF), plus upgrading playoff entries for South America and Oceania to become guaranteed qualifying slots.Prince Ali also pledged to give $1 million per year to FIFA members, doubling what...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-21/luis-figo-drops-out-
Curriculum changes up for public input

...until Aug. 11. In the two-year world studies, sixth-graders focus on Latin America, Canada, Europe, Australia and Oceania. Seventh-graders study Africa and Asia. State officials decided to revise the curriculums after preliminary Criterion-Referenced...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/06/17/met_462429.shtml
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Theroux book revisits a friendship

...take chunks out of the author. He is used to creating a stir. In his travel book of the South Pacific, The Happy Isles of Oceania, he depicted New Zealand Governor General Dame Cath Tizard shoveling food onto her fork with her thumb. That caused the biggest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/08/ent_244123.shtml
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US rallies to stun Panama, save Mexico

...scored in the 83rd, putting Panama within minutes of a fourth-place finish and a berth in next month's playoff against Oceania champion New Zealand. Mexico, which last missed the World Cup in 1990, would have been eliminated.But Zusi scored 1...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-10-16/us-rallies-stun-pana
Field for World Cup starting to take shape

...region's last automatic berth, and Mexico was three points ahead of Panama for the fourth playoff and a playoff against Oceania champion New Zealand. The U.S., which clinched last month, was at Panama, while Mexico was at Costa Rica, and Honduras...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-10-15/field-world-cup-star
United States clinches berth in World Cup

...Jamaica.The top three teams qualify automatically. Mexico (1-2-5) is fourth and likely headed to a playoff against Oceania champion New Zealand.U.S. players, many carrying large American flags on sticks, celebrated the victory with a lap around...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2013-09-10/united-states-clinches-berth
Redeemed Landon Donovan selected for World Cup qualifiers

...points back.The top three teams advance to next year's World Cup, with the fourth-place team going to a playoff with the Oceania winner. CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Barcelona will face seven-time winner AC Milan in the Champions League for the third consecutive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-08-29/redeemed-landon-dono
FIFA comes up with pairing for qualifier

...said Wednesday. FIFA's executive committee decided that the Oceania champion will play against Asia's fifth-best team, keeping...the same as last time. FIFA later said it was possible the Oceania champion could play in the late stages of Asian qualifying...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/12/07/oth_107460.shtml
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Why was letter published?

...nation") that equated gay people to mules. My objection to the letter's publishing will undoubtedly brand me a member of Oceania's Thought Police, but what should be more troubling is that The Chronicle apparently deleted all 84 online comments on the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2013-06-20/why-was-letter-published
Ban on hula at Hawaiian Masses reversed

...during Catholic services is used by churches in Africa and Oceania, and sometimes is performed for the pope. Just this past...for Pope John Paul II during a Vatican synod for bishops from Oceania. John Paul told worshippers then that the church is "searching...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/09/ent_249653.shtml
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