American Samoa Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. This Is Why Mortgage Credit Standards Have to Be LoweredRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 26 | National Mortgage News

    ... refer to American Indians, Alaska Natives, Native Hawaiians, and Native Pacific Islanders from Guam and American Samoa, who number more than five million in aggregate but don't rate their own category in the mind of the Census Bureau .) Looking at ...

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  2. Computers replace humans reading weather reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Home

    ... ago in the lower 48. Other sites to be converted later to digital voices are in the U.S. territories of Guam, American Samoa and Northern Mariana islands, officials said. Tom, Donna and Javier are a huge improvement over the first voice introduced ...

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  3. Resident Noncitizens May Qualify for Federal Disaster AidRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 26 | Federal Emergency Management Agency

    ... by applying for aid. Noncitizen nationals are people born in an outlying possession of the United States (American Samoa or Swain's Island, for example) on or after the date the U.S. acquired the possession, or a person whose parents are U.S. ...

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  4. No longer stressing about the scaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | CNN

    ... steadily -- from 225 to 275 to 300 to finally, my all-time high of 400 pounds. In fact, right before I left American Samoa, I went to the ER because I was feeling dizzy. The nurse checked my blood sugar and while I don't remember that number, I ...

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  5. Lending a hand in flood recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 25 | Estes Park Trail-Gazette

    ... the world" on his mission. "We spent a couple of months in New York after hurricane Sandy," he said, "and in American Samoa after the tsunami a couple years back, all over the place." Volunteers from SBDR have been in Estes Park since April; Greene ...

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  6. ASG's federal funds still...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 25 | Samoa News

    Almost a year later, the alleged illegal transfer of more than $1 million in federal grant money from an American Samoa Government account to a bank in Vietnam remains unresolved.

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  7. Medicare, Medicaid money focus of...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 25 | Samoa News

    ... the hospital, but five years later the governor submitted to the Fono a bill to amend local law to allow the American Samoa Medical Center Authority to borrow money from financial lending institutions. A provision of the bill forgives the $5 million ...

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  8. 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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  9. Gov calls for revamp of tax...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 25 | Samoa News

    Gov. Lolo Matalasi Moliga has called on the government appointed Tax Exemption Board for a full review of incentives provided in this local law that would benefit all businesses in American Samoa.

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  10. Vets told VA working hard to lower wait times in HawaiiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 25 | Stars and Stripes

    ... of the system. The VA's Pacific Island system - which along with the Hawaiian Islands includes Guam, American Samoa and Mariana Islands - has about 50,000 veterans enrolled, said Craig Oswald, the system's facility planner. There are an estimated ...

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  11. "PCS TV to Air Satellite Catholic...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jun 24 | Samoa News

    Dear Editor, PCS-TV is presently airing EWTN, the satellite Catholic channel, as a public service to the territory, as there is a lot of interest in the election of the next Pope, and as an appreciation of the good the Catholic Church does in American Samoa, especially the service of the nuns in health and education.

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  12. Lufkin eye doctor makes impact in Central AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 24 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... accepting used eye glasses that will be sent to the Benevolent Missions International Clinic's in Belize and American Samoa.

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  13. Faleomavaega thanks Fo Guang Shan...Read the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | Samoa News

    Congressman Faleomavaega announced today that while on assignment in Taiwan on February 20, 2012 he met with leadership, including Grand Master Hsing Yun, at the Buddha Memorial Center in Kaohsiung City to thank the Fo Guang Shan organization for offering 2 scholarships for students from American Samoa to attend the University of the West located ... (more)

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  14. Xmas Xtras: Grand re-opening for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Samoa News

    ... offers of help," Manu'a's wife Michelle said yesterday. "Kindness like this can only be found here in American Samoa and that's why we hire local people to work in our stores. We love the Samoan people." While pointing to his heart, Manu'a said the ...

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  15. Fono NewsRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | Samoa News

    ... that would repeal a 1983 law requiring congressional approval of amendments to the Constitution of American Samoa. Earlier this month, Faleomavaega wrote to the governor and Fono leaders about the proposed legislation and expressed his intention to ...

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  16. New leader for county library cooperative arrivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... Cooperative, had arrived from Pago Pago, where she worked for 16 years as the territorial librarian in American Samoa. With a salary of $90,000, she replaces Mary Brown, who resigned last year during an overhaul of the organization's governing ...

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  17. LOVERRO: Hypocrites will get their way on Redskins' nameRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | Washington Times

    ... l urging him to force the Redskins to change their name. That's not a couple of representatives from Guam and American Samoa.

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  18. Obama setting aside massive Pacific Ocean preserveRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | KFVS12

    ... aside waters that encircle an array of remote islands in the south-central Pacific, between Hawaii and American Samoa. Bush's protections extend about 50 miles from the shore of the U.S.-administered islands, but maritime law gives the U.S. control ...

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  19. US stock market daily reportRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 | Stock Market Review

    ... because it surrounds an array of remote, mostly uninhabited islands controlled by the U.S. between Hawaii and American Samoa. Per the White House, the President plans to solicit input from conservation experts, fishermen, politicians, scientists ...

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  20. Tuilaepa expresses deep gratitude...Read the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 | Samoa News

    ... prove beneficial for both sides, now and into the future. Tuilaepa also said that the governor has guided American Samoa through some tough times and rough seas such as the 2009 tsunami that killed more than 100 people and destroyed property in ...

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