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  1. Ex-officials say New Zealand Football should have known Fifa's eligibility rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Stuff.co.nz

    ... whether the New Zealand under-17 team fielded ineligible players at the Oceania qualifying tournament in American Samoa. They could face possible expulsion from the under-17 World Cup finals if the allegations are proven. Glyn Taylor was national ...

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  2. New Zealand under-17 football team reeling after fresh ineligibility claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    The New Zealand under-17 boys' football team and management are reeling at speculation they could be booted out of the World Cup finals as the player eligibility crisis worsens. The Oceania Football Confederation is now investigating claims New Zealand fielded ineligible players when they won an Oceania tournament in American Samoa this year to qualify for the under-17 World Cup finals in Chile in October.

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  3. Coach never suspected players ineligibleRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    The coach who led the New Zealand side to the Under 17 World Cup never suspected any of his players were ineligible but admitted that he didn't have a full understanding of the Fifa regulations. Yesterday the Herald revealed the Oceania Football Confederation are investigating a claim the Young All Whites used ineligible players to win their World Cup qualifying tournament in American Samoa in January.

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  4. American Samoa joins PIPSORead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Fiji Times

    Update: 3:07PM THE American Samoa Chamber of Commerce has become the newest member of the Pacific Islands Private Sector Organisation. The chamber's membership was endorsed by the PIPSO board and PIPSO council members at the recent 9th annual general meeting in Nadi this month.

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  5. 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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  6. Coral Coast 7s date movedRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Fiji Times

    ... Coral Coast 7s, founded in 2010, has previously attracted teams from New Zealand, Australia, Samoa, Tonga, American Samoa, Papua New Guinea, New Caledonia and the USA as well as the best of the best from Fiji. "Our expanded qualifying series, which ...

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  7. More overseas born players implicated in New Zealand Football's eligibility sagaRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... ineligible players that represented NZ recently at the OFC Under-17 World Cup qualifying tournament in American Samoa," Nicholas told the Herald . Four members of the New Zealand under-17 squad that recently took part in the OFC Under-17 ...

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  8. Hawthorne Cat Announces Fuel Consumption Guarantee ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 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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  9. Steven Holloway: NZ Football's month goes from bad to worseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New Zealand Herald

    In the space of 17 days the national body had their Olympic dream crushed, found out they will have to beat one of South America's best to reach the next World Cup and are now facing fresh allegations that they used multiple ineligible players to qualify for the under 17 World Cup. The Herald today revealed that Oceania Football Confederation are investigating a complaint that New Zealand used ineligible players to win the under-17 World Cup qualifying tournament in American Samoa this year.

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  10. More players implicated in New Zealand Football eligibility sagaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... ineligible players that represented NZ recently at the OFC Under-17 World Cup qualifying tournament in American Samoa," Nicholas told the Herald . Three New Zealand players that took part in the OFC Under 17 Championship were born in the UK and one ...

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  11. "Correction of paraphrasing of my...Read the original story

    Tuesday | Samoa News

    ... until 29 years and 25 years after they were signed respectively. I support a negotiated agreement between American Samoa and the USA, which would include protective provisions for our culture, matai and communal land systems, US citizenship for our ...

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  12. Clarksburg Cemetery Stones Being RepairedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | IBerkshires

    ... and has worked on such varied projects as the restoration of a graveyard devastated by a tsunami in American Samoa to restoring the memorial plaque on George Washington's tomb at Mount Vernon. Johnson said cemeteries tend to have a 100-year ...

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  13. Just two public comments received...Read the original story

    Monday Jul 27 | Samoa News

    Only two public comments have been received by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on the University of Kentucky's Department of Entomology request for an experimental use permit for "the microbial Wolbachia pipientis, an intracellular bacterial pesticide of insects/mosquitoes" project in American Samoa. The close of business yesterday was the deadline for submission of comments on the federal site, www.regulations.gov website which shows that two public comments were received as of yesterday afternoon.

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  14. Local Pacific Warriors join...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Samoa News

    ... with Aufa'i and the Boy Scouts is adult 350 AS coordinator, Dale Long and youth coordinator, Sandra Purcell. American Samoa joined 14 other Pacific Islands on Saturday to rekindle the Warrior Spirit "because climate change is real." They proclaimed, ...

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  15. Hawthorne Power Systems Announces Summer Truck Service SpecialsRead the original story

    Monday Jul 27 | 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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  16. Guest Editorial: Happy Earth DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Samoa News

    ... how you can make a difference. We the members of 350.org and our local chapter the 350 Environment Club of American Samoa, do wish you a happy Earth Day and we hope you will strongly consider what your role can be in making our island and planet ...

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  17. Territory marks ChristmasRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 26 | Samoa News

    American Samoa joins the rest of the United States and its territories to mark Christmas Day 2012, and for the first time in more than a century, it was already Christmas Day in neighboring Samoa, where a powerful cyclone recently killed five people and caused severe damage. Gov. Togiola Tulafono has called on local residents to remember during this Christmas the victims of the cyclone as well as those who were killed in an elementary school shooting tragedy in Newtown, Connecticut.

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  18. Historic Preservation Office Adds...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Samoa News

    A screenshot of ASHPO's Download Library where an additional 5,000 pages of new documents were recently added. [SN screenshot] One of the windows into the wider world for American Samoa is its presence on the World Wide Web.

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  19. Father-and-son pilots remembered, honored at soccer festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | The Indianapolis Star

    ... July 22, two days before their scheduled return home, the plane crashed into the ocean shortly after leaving American Samoa. Haris' body was recovered; Babar was never found. According to festival organizers, Haris and Babar had raised more than $3 ...

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  20. CORRECTIONRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 25 | Samoa News

    ... also incorrectly identified as Fred: In the photo that was in the newspaper on December 31, 2013 with Miss American Samoa and on page B9 (same issue) in the Awards section, "Samoa News Play of the Game." We apologize to Glenn and his family for the ...

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