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  1. Guam's voice left out of sea turtle statusRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Pacific Daily News

    ... proposed rule associated with the finding. The proposed rule will also change the status of green turtles in American Samoa, Guam and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI) from its current threatened listing to "endangered". Guam ...

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  2. Hawthorne Power Systems Announces Component Plus Extended Service CoverageRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... Power Systems Hawthorne Power Systems is the authorized Cat dealer in San Diego, Hawaii, Guam, Saipan and American Samoa. Hawthorne provides sales, rentals and services for the power generation, marine, trucking and other engine-related markets. It ...

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  3. 2014 ACE Cancer Coalition donationsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Samoa News

    ... cancer. A total of $8,500 has been disbursed from the collaboration between Neil's ACE Home Center and the American Samoa Cancer Coalition last year, according to coalition member, Luana Scanlan. This group photo includes Anita Faiai-Levi of Manu'a ...

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  4. 500 American Samoa teachers to sit...Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | Samoa News

    The director of education, Vaitinasa Dr Salu Hunkin Finau, says if teachers don't pass the first time they can sit the test again. "We believe that if teachers are well prepared, they have had the appropriate training, then that interaction between teacher and student, or teaching and learning, occurs at a very high rate and that high rate is what we want to see with our children here in American Samoa and of course in the last 30 years plus we have not seen our student performance move above average."

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  5. Tourists bask in the Capital City sunRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Fiji Times

    Pacific Agencies operations supervisor Rajesh Prasad said the vessel arrived at the Kings Wharf yesterday at 6:30am from Port Vila,Vanuatu, and departed at 4pm for Pagopago, American Samoa. He said onboard the vessel were 1759 passengers, 789 crew members and the vessel had been calling at the Kings Wharf for the past five years.

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  6. Confusion continues for SDA church...Read the original story

    Saturday | Samoa News

    ... week. On the TVNZ program Tagata Pasefika last year, Pastor Uili Solofa, president of the church in Samoa, American Samoa and Tokelau stated that "now in Samoa, the seventh-day falls on Sunday." A similar statement was published in the Samoa ...

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  7. Flash Mob Finds Its Way to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Samoa News

    Ursula Teo-Martin of ASCC Land Grant/CNR Wellness Center leads the lively dancers in the Flash Mob that appeared at the Fagatogo Marketplace on the First Friday of December. Flash mobs are different, unique and most of all fun... an ideal way to promote the message "Let's Move American Samoa!" [courtesy photo] They've been all over the internet for years - the phenomena known as a "Flash Mob".

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  8. Yippee!!! I'm moving to FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Kos

    ... in Hawaii with the change in our pockets. We never, ever do this, but we had been waiting for parts in American Samoa and forget to make one last stop at the ATM before leaving. Upon arriving in Hawaii, virtually penniless, I hoped there was ...

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  9. Local piano students forge...Read the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Samoa News

    Petesa Uta , AMERICAN SAMOA - Even before they left the University of Redlands School of Music, the four local piano students from Dancing Fingers Piano Studio may not have to look elsewhere if they decide to refine their musical skills in the future. "I'm positive some are thinking of an opportunity to study at Redlands," said Poe Mageo, owner of the music studio.

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  10. Human Rights report on Samoa cites...Read the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Samoa News

    ... Malielegaoi in his keynote address for the opening of the local office for the Samoa Victim Support Group American Samoa (SVSG-AS), a non-profit organization, originating from independent Samoa, said a request was made from American Samoa last year ...

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  11. CAC policy counsel in territory...Read the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Samoa News

    The Washington D.C. based group Constitutional Accountability Center has no date set as to when it plans to file a suit at federal court to make the citizenship clause of the U.S. Constitution apply to persons born in American Samoa. CAC's litigation and policy counsel Neil Weare arrived in the territory Sunday night and met the following day with the American Samoa Bar Association for an informal discussion on the issue.

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  12. Extend: GovGuam will benefit from Social Security; needs SSI eligibilityRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Pacific Daily News

    ... Marianas. For some reason, Guam has been excluded from this program -- as have the U.S. Virgin Islands and American Samoa. So while the neediest of our neighbors to the north benefit from Supplemental Security Income, Guam doesn't. Making Guam ...

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  13. Back In Drift Mode - Volkswagen Duos Set The Pace In The Argentina ShakedownRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Paddock Talk

    ... frica, South Sudan, St Helena & Ascension, Sudan, Swaziland (SuperSport) Asia Pacific Australia (Fox Sports); American Samoa,

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  14. Office of Fraud Prevention hits - ...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Samoa News

    ... under the governor's office, the purpose of OFPI is to tackle fraud, waste and abuse arising within the American Samoa Government. "The idea is to prevent fraud, waste and abuse before it takes place, given that it's an everyday activity in ...

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  15. Pacific and the Caribbean sign water management MOURead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Matangi Tonga

    ... of senior managers from some utilities in the region, whom are elected at every Annual General Meeting. are: American Samoa, Federated States of Micronesia, Papua New Guinea, Tokelau, Guam, Samoa, Cook Islands, Marshall Island, Tuvalu, Fiji, Solomon ...

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  16. On Native GroundRACE Hatred Runs Rampant in Politics These DaysRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | American Reporter

    ... 9 A.M. the next morning). Now let's go to CNN. Let's pick the story on yesterday's huge 8.0 earthquake in American Samoa. In very light blue type so faded and so small I can't read it, there is a brief note at the end of the CNN-originated story ...

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  17. Ulu o Tokelau arrives in FijiRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Scoop

    ... e. Mr Perez also plans to meet with the Tokelau students in Fiji before departing Fiji on Friday to travel to American Samoa to attend the Flag Day Commemoration.

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  18. Breakthrough! Building MaterialsMgO, the 'New Drywall,' is a Miracle in StoneRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... Safety Commission (CPSC) has received 4,051 reports from residents in 44 States, the District of Columbia, American Samoa, and Puerto Rico who believe their health symptoms or corrosion of some metal components in their homes are related to the ...

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  19. Ascc-CNR Efnep Takes Healthy Cuisine to CommunityRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Scoop

    The Community & Natural Resources Division of the American Samoa Community College offers a number of regular classroom courses for students, but its staff also makes regular excursions into the community to make learning available to the general public. One such community-oriented initiative is the Expanded Food Nutrition Education Program , which involves CNR staff taking information on nutrition, healthy cooking, and healthy lifestyles directly to American Samoa's villages, community groups, public centers and businesses.

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  20. Rutgers Sports Watch: Soccer player Maggie Morash comes up aces on the field and in the classroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Jersey Journal

    ... Bernardsville native is one of 300 students from the United States, Puerto Rico, Guam, the Virgin Islands, American Samoa and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands to earn the "Goldwater Scholar'' distinction this year. "I have a ton of ...

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