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American Samoa News

News on American Samoa continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

3 hrs ago | Samoa News

ASPA recycling program only...

An ASPA security employee directs traffic outside the ASPA compound on Saturday, bringing some order to the massive number of cars and trucks filled with recyclables the public can exchange for credit vouchers to be applied to their ASPA bills.

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Related Topix: Oceania, World News

4 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Wreckage of Indiana teen's plane foundWreckage of Indiana teen's...

PLAINFIELD, Ind. -- The U.S. Coast Guard says crews have found wreckage from an airplane piloted by an Indiana teenager who was killed when he Wreckage of Indiana teen's plane found PLAINFIELD, Ind.

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4 hrs ago | ABC News

Witness: Teen's Plane Didn't Show Obvious Distress

A man who saw a plane flown by a teen killed during an around-the-world flight says the aircraft was flying low but didn't show any obvious signs of distress before diving into the ocean.

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6 hrs ago | The Indianapolis Star

Babar Suleman and his son Haris Suleman, 17, before the flight. Robert Scheer/The Star

Searchers find plane crash wreckage off Samoan coast Fuselage and door of aircraft piloted by Plainfield teen found, father still missing Check out this story on IndyStar.com: http://indy.st/1mKlXLv The rescue team investigating the Haris and Babar Suleman's airplane crash off the coast of American Samoa found debris from the wreckage.

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7 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

Family: Teen pilot who crashed in ocean knew risks

Monaco's Geoffrey Kondigbia , keeps the ball from Atletico's Jhon Valoy in the first half of Wednesday's Copa EuroAmericana match at Marlins Park.

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12 hrs ago | Samoa News

ASG court battles with Marisco,...

The parties in American Samoa Government's two separate appeals in its legal battle with the Bank of Hawai'i have reached a Settlement Agreement and have stipulated to dismiss with prejudice the appeals, according to court documents, which provided no specific reasons for the latest action.

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16 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

Crews respond to house fire on city's northwest side

Firefighters responded to a report of a house fire shortly after 6 a.m. Thursday in the 2600 block of Annette Street on the city's northwest side.

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19 hrs ago | Samoa News

Army Corps and Am. Samoa schools...

The Honolulu District of the Army Corps of Engineers and the government of American Samoa signed a Memorandum of Agreement this past week to formalize a partnership for the Honolulu District to sponsor STEM activities in American Samoa schools.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Marine News

USCG, Local Agencies Search for Downed Plane Near American Samoa

Coast Guard and local agencies are responding to a plane crash near Pago Pago International Airport after a single-engine plane crashed into the water Tuesday night.

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Mashable

Teenage Pilot Dies in Plane Crash During Around-the-World Flight Attempt

The 17-year-old was attempting to fly around the world in 30 days and set a record as the youngest pilot to do so in the shortest amount of time.

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The Fresno Bee

Spokeswoman: Indiana teen pilot dies in crash

Annie Hayat said the plane flown by 17-year-old Haris Suleman went down shortly after leaving Pago Pago in American Samoa Tuesday night.

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WPTV Local News

Plane of Ind. dad-son team crashes during flight

The plane of an Indiana father-son team attempting to fly around the world has crashed in the Pacific Ocean after taking off from American Samoa.

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Samoa News

Healthy Parks - Heathy People

In this undated photo from the National Park of American Samoa, visitors are shown here tracking up the Mt.

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Indiana's NewsCenter

Indiana Teen Crashes Plane While Attempting To Cross The Globe

Suleman embarked on a journey earlier this summer on a 30 day trip around the world in a single-engine plane to raise money for a Pakistani Charity that supports the secret education movement in the country.

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Patterico

Halbig: Exemption of Territories from Coverage Requirements Now...

Looking for a place where Obamacare doesn't exist? Try moving to the U.S. Territories, where the Obama administration just provided a pretty big waiver from the law's major coverage provisions.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Samoa News

Better weather expected as early...

The wet weather conditions will continue throughout the weekend and according to local meteorologist Elinor Lutu-McMoore, better weather is expected next week.

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Samoa News

Local farmers looking for new...

Sending locally grown agriculture products to be sold in overseas markets is a dream - and hopefully one which can become a reality in the near future - for members of the local Farmers Association.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Samoa News

TsunamiReady ceremony to be held...

The U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency in the past three years has awarded close to $100 million in Post-Tsunami improvements to American Samoa for lifesaving emergency management systems, according to a FEMA national news release today.

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Samoa News

TOFR: FEMA "anxious" to...

Territorial Office of Fiscal Reform director Falema'o M. Pili testified before a Senate committee that the Federal Emergency Management Agency wants to release federal funds to build one new school and rebuild other school buildings affected by the tsunami, but the federal agency wants to make sure the territorial government complies with federal ... (more)

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Samoa News

Class of 2013: Pacific...

The Pacific Horizons School's Class of 2013 turning their tassels to be recognized as the official PHS Class of 2013.

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