American Samoa Newswire (Page 6)

American Samoa Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for American Samoa. (Page 6)

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  1. Meet the new BuccaneersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | Tampa Bay Online

    ... to handle punt and kick return duties for the Bucs. Could find a role as a short-yardage runner. ... Born in American Samoa, his given name is Marvin. ... Also played rugby, soccer and volleyball in high school and arrived at Hawaii in 2009 as a ...

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  2. Buccaneers draft former UH running back IosefaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Former University of Hawaii Joey Iosefa was selected by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the seventh round and 231st overall. "It's a blessing, not just for myself, but for the people of American Samoa, my culture and everything," Iosefa said.

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  3. Rhapsody of the Seas brings...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | Samoa News

    ... next two months - one in October and four in November. There are no cruise ships set to arrive in December. American Samoa Visitors Bureau Executive Director David Vaeafe told the Samoa News in an initial interview that the territory is well ...

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  4. Total breakdown: Buccaneers draft FB Joey Iosefa in seventh roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | ESPN

    ... junior, Iosefa missed seven games because of a foot injury. Long way from home: Iosefa was born and raised in American Samoa. He led his high school team to a national championship.

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  5. Sunscreen's still shiningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Creative Loafing Tampa

    ... Goal Wins at Muvico Sundial. The rousing underdog tale follows the world's one-time worst soccer team in American Samoa and stars Tampa Bay Rowdies Head Coach Thomas Rongen. In attendance will be Rongen, Jason Matthew Smith ( Star Trek: Into ...

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

    Thursday Apr 30 | 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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  7. 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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  8. ASNOC'S first $1,000 winner claims...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Samoa News

    The American Samoa National Olympic Committee 'Instant Scratch Bingo' Fundraising tickets are being sold at this time at various stores around the island in an effort to raise funds to send local athletes off island for sports competition events, such as the upcoming 2012 Olympics, Pacific Games and Pacific Mini Games. The first $1000 instant cash winner is presented here with their cash prize.

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  9. Non-Self-Governing TerritoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | United Nations

    ... The UN monitors progress towards self-determination in the Territories, of which there are currently 17: American Samoa, Anguilla, Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Falkland Islands (Malvinas), French Polynesia, Gibraltar, Guam, ...

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  10. In a sport dominated by men, Am....Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Samoa News

    Lia Mata'afa currently ranked 2nd in the world in the 2012 FILA World Rankings for Women's Amateur Mixed Martial Arts . Mata'afa represents American Samoa each time she enters an MMA bout.

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  11. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for April 30Top things to do in Tampa Bay for April 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | St. Petersburg Times

    Sunscreen Film Festival: This four-day showcase of independent films kicks off tonight with a red-carpet rollout at the Palladium for the Tampa Bay Rowdies' coach Thomas Rongen, who is featured in the opening film Next Goal Wins. It chronicles his efforts to turn around American Samoa's World Cup team, which had racked up international soccer's worst loss ever.

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  12. Remarks by the President Celebrating the 2015 National Teacher of the YearRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The White House

    ... That's what today is all about. Here with us are 55 of America's top teachers, from as far away as Alaska and American Samoa, and as close as Maryland and Washington, D.C. They teach everything from math and science to art and journalism. Some have ...

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  13. Hawaii native will head U.S. EEOC's Honolulu officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Business Journal

    ... which oversees the Honolulu office. The Honolulu office, in turn, oversees operations in Hawaii, Guam, American Samoa, Wake Island and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. Born and raised in Hawaii, Gervacio Saure holds a degree in ...

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  14. Lolo administration seeks to use...Read the original story

    Apr 28, 2015 | Samoa News

    The Lolo Administration is seeking assistance from the U.S. Department of Interior for further details on the more than $6 million in "unassigned" proceeds from the Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement believed due to the American Samoa Government. ASG is looking to use this money as a possible source of funding for a FY 2013 supplemental appropriation.

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  15. Food Stamp benefit levels restored for rest of FY 2015Read the original story

    Apr 28, 2015 | Samoa News

    Effective May 2015, regular benefit levels for all recipients of the American Samoa Nutrition Assistance Program will be restored for the remainder of fiscal year 2015. This is according to an announcement made yesterday by Taeaoafua Dr. Meki Solomona, the director of the Dept.

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  16. Hawthorne Cat Raises $10,000 for Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater San DiegoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... Cat is the authorized dealer for Cat construction and power equipment in San Diego, Hawaii, Guam, Saipan and American Samoa. Hawthorne sells, rents, provides parts and service, training and emission solutions to various industries including general ...

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

    Apr 27, 2015 | 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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  18. Hawthorne Power Systems Announces Component Plus Extended Service CoverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | 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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  19. 2014 ACE Cancer Coalition donationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | 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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  20. 500 American Samoa teachers to sit...Read the original story

    Apr 26, 2015 | 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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