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Manta Rays in New York

Tomorrow, at Carnegie Hall, a select group of college and high school musical groups will perform. One of the bands, the Manta Rays, is the only high school band on the US Pacific territory of Saipan. The World's Mary Kay Magistad reports.


Saipan's garment factories

The World's Mary Kay Magistad reports from the Pacific island of Saipan. It used to host factories that churned out clothes for American consumers. Now the island's economy has collapsed.


Saipan postcard

Saipan is the largest island of the US Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. It was the last place to join the US. Many who know Saipan are deeply fond of the Pacific island. One of those aficionados took The World's Mary Kay Magistad on a tour.