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  1. Services set for Plainfield teen killed in plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    ... flight. On Wednesday, July 23, 2014, a single-engine plane with two aboard crashed in waters off American Samoa, with a registration number matching the plane flown by the Indiana teen attempting to fly around the world in 30 days. (AP Photo/The ...

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  2. Memorial at sea for Ind. pilots after deadly crashRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    Nearly a hundred people gathered on a ferry Sunday off the coast of American Samoa during a memorial service honoring the Indiana teenager who died and his father who is missing after their plane crashed during an attempt to circumnavigate the world.

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  3. Memorial at sea held for Plainfield pilotsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Indianapolis Star

    Nearly a hundred people gathered on a ferry Sunday off the coast of American Samoa during a memorial service honoring the Indiana teenager who died and his father who is missing after their plane crashed during an attempt to circumnavigate the world.

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  4. .com | Memorial at sea for teen pilot after deadly crashRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | News24

    ... flight. (Robert Scheer, AP) Pago Pago - Nearly a hundred people gathered on a ferry off the coast of American Samoa during a memorial service honouring the US teenager who died and his father who is missing after their plane crashed during an ...

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  5. Community BriefsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Samoa News

    ... such as the social security number - including social security for any dependents claimed - and W-2 forms. American Samoa Visitor's Bureau executive director David Vaeafe said two more cruise ships will be calling into the Port of Pago Pago, ...

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  6. ASCC Phi Theta Kappa holds fall...Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | Samoa News

    The American Samoa Community College chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society held its fall 2011 induction ceremony on Friday, October 12, welcoming 16 new members who took the oath of allegiance into the prestigious nationwide organization.

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  7. Coast Guard suspends search for Indiana father after plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    ... days. The pair were on their last leg of the trip when the plane crashed after taking off from Pago Pago in American Samoa. According to a press release from the Coast Guard, crews have been searched more than 4,000 square nautical miles for a total ...

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  8. Police investigating murder-suicide in CarmelRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... the search for a man whose plane was being piloted by his 17-year-old son when it crashed in the ocean off American Samoa during an around-the-world flight attempt. U.S. Coast Guard officials have suspended the search for a man whose plane was being ...

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  9. Search called off for Indiana man missing after South Pacific plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... off from an island airport. The U.S. Coast Guard said Sunday after searching the waters off the coast of American Samoa for 70 hours it was ending the search for Barbar Suleman . The 58-year-old Suleman and his son, 17-year-old Haris Suleman, were ...

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  10. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... the search for a man whose plane was being piloted by his 17-year-old son when it crashed in the ocean off American Samoa during an around-the-world flight attempt. U.S. Coast Guard officials have suspended the search for a man whose plane was being ...

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  11. 'Sabotage,' 'Transcendence' and 'Heaven Is for Real' out on Blu-ray and DVDRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | SILive.com

    ... shut and did 12 years, now he's free and looking to collect what he's owed ; "Next Goal Wins" - Although American Samoa has been dubbed "the worst soccer team in the world, this documentary shows you the power of hope and offers an object lesson ...

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  12. Coast Guard suspends search for dad in plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Indianapolis Star

    ... the search for a man whose plane was being piloted by his 17-year-old son when it crashed in the ocean off American Samoa during an around-the-world flight attempt. Rear Admiral Cari Thomas says in a statement Sunday that the decision to suspend the ...

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  13. 'AGT' 2014 Judgment Day: How many musical acts were put through to the Top 48?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Examiner.com

    ... had gotten judges' byes in the first eight. 12-year-old belter Mara Justine and the singing soldier from American Samoa, Paul Ieti, were not left wondering if they'd made it after their performances. But in the end, three of the women in the Female ...

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  14. Amelia Earhart's 1935 Story on Becoming First to Fly From Hawaii to CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | National Geographic

    ... being the youngest pilot to do so. Last Tuesday, during one of the final legs of their journey-en route from American Samoa to Honolulu-the Sulemans' plane crashed into the Pacific Ocean. Haris's body was recovered, but his father, Babar, 58, has ...

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  15. Memorial service scheduled to honor crash victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Journal

    ... 17-year-old pilot from Indiana and his father, whose plane crashed during an around-the-world flight attempt. American Samoa's lieutenant governor is expected to lead the 2 p.m. Sunday service, which includes throwing a wreath at sea to remember ...

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  16. Local rugby player to play for USA...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Samoa News

    ... sessions starting at about 4:00 a.m. and then playing with the Fagatogo Rugby Team. Playing a lot here in American Samoa, I know what to expect from the boys in Samoa. They are very physical and I have been preparing myself," he explained. Last year ...

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  17. Samoan youth experience...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Samoa News

    The National Park of American Samoa, in partnership with the non-profit group American Conservation Experience , is sending four young Samoan employees on conservation internships to National Park Service sites on the mainland US.

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  18. Coastal Community Resilience...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Samoa News

    This past Wednesday morning, the Homeland Security Headquarters in Tafuna hosted a full day of discussions with local government department stakeholders and the media about different ideas and ways American Samoa can guard against natural disasters and life threatening hazards.

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  19. Election Office tells qualified...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Samoa News

    Chief Election Officer Soliai Tuipine Fuimaono has appealed to American Samoa's qualified overseas voters to utilize the Election Office's website to expedite the process of requesting an absentee ballot, and the forms are available online.

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  20. ASG still "high risk" as far as...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Samoa News

    Effective last month, the American Samoa Government remains on "high risk" status for all U.S. Department of Education funds due to ASG's failure to successfully address problems in fiscal accountability, however the local Department of Education is doing its part to successfully address any federal concerns pertaining to grants awarded to ASDOE.

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