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  1. Coast Guard suspends search for 2nd crash victimRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Reporter

    U.S. Coast Guard officials have suspended the search for a man whose plane was being piloted by his 17-year-old son when it crashed in the ocean off American Samoa during an around-the-world flight attempt.

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  2. Memorial service scheduled to honor crash victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Journal

    ... 17-year-old pilot from Indiana and his father, whose plane crashed during an around-the-world flight attempt. American Samoa's lieutenant governor is expected to lead the 2 p.m. Sunday service, which includes throwing a wreath at sea to remember ...

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  3. Local rugby player to play for USA...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Samoa News

    ... sessions starting at about 4:00 a.m. and then playing with the Fagatogo Rugby Team. Playing a lot here in American Samoa, I know what to expect from the boys in Samoa. They are very physical and I have been preparing myself," he explained. Last year ...

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  4. Samoan youth experience...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Samoa News

    The National Park of American Samoa, in partnership with the non-profit group American Conservation Experience , is sending four young Samoan employees on conservation internships to National Park Service sites on the mainland US.

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  5. Coastal Community Resilience...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Samoa News

    This past Wednesday morning, the Homeland Security Headquarters in Tafuna hosted a full day of discussions with local government department stakeholders and the media about different ideas and ways American Samoa can guard against natural disasters and life threatening hazards.

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  6. Election Office tells qualified...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Samoa News

    Chief Election Officer Soliai Tuipine Fuimaono has appealed to American Samoa's qualified overseas voters to utilize the Election Office's website to expedite the process of requesting an absentee ballot, and the forms are available online.

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  7. ASG still "high risk" as far as...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Samoa News

    Effective last month, the American Samoa Government remains on "high risk" status for all U.S. Department of Education funds due to ASG's failure to successfully address problems in fiscal accountability, however the local Department of Education is doing its part to successfully address any federal concerns pertaining to grants awarded to ASDOE.

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  8. Bah ' Faith Delegation to...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Samoa News

    Eight members of the Bah' Faith National Governing Council for Samoa and American Samoa, known as the National Spiritual Assembly, are leaving this week for the Holy Land to attend the Eleventh International Baha'i Convention to be held in Haifa, Israel from 25 April 03 May, 2013.

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  9. Five things you should know about Destiny VaeaoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Coug Center

    ... know about him. The hiring of Joe Salave'a to coach the WSU defensive line opened up a recruiting door into American Samoa. Destiny Vaeao was the first recruit from the South Pacific island that committed to the Cougs after Salave'a was hired. Let's ...

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  10. Tax Office Mgr concerned over tax...Read the original story

    Saturday | Samoa News

    ... - are not expected again in the new fiscal year and the world economic crisis will in the end filter down to American Samoa impacting local revenue. Despite the increase in tax revenue collections in this fiscal year, the committee asked Joseph if ...

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  11. Memorial service Sunday for teen pilot, missing fatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... to their plane at an airport in Greenwood, Ind. before taking off for an around-the-world flight. PAGO PAGO, American Samoa >> A memorial service at sea will be held for a 17-year-old pilot from Indiana and his father, whose plane crashed during an ...

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  12. RiversideCOUNTY: Trade office taps international markets for local companiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Press-Enterprise

    ... world. The international market, whether it's a fire department in South America or a regional airliner in American Samoa, is where the Office of Foreign Trade is helping companies make headway these days. Phenix Technologies of Riverside and Ikhana ...

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  13. Summit to end Violence Against...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Samoa News

    ... Judge Suapaia Edmund Pereira and Director of the Office of Insular Affairs, Nikolao Pula. (courtesy photo) American Samoa joined other US territories at a summit hosted by the office of Violence Against Women with the Department of Justice in ...

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  14. "Fofoga o Samoa", US Senator...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Samoa News

    ... immense sadness and the realization that never again, perhaps, not in our generation or even the next, will American Samoa ever find another, dare I say non-Samoan, Statesman of his stature that would love Tutuila and Manu'a as our beloved Senator ...

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  15. Q&A: Was Teen Pilot's Tragic Round-the-World Flight Attempt Too Risky?Read the original story

    Saturday | National Geographic

    ... Suleman, the 17-year-old pilot from Plainfield, Indiana, was found after his plane crashed off the coast of American Samoa. His father and companion on the trip, Babar, is still missing. Investigators are looking into the cause of the crash. Haris ...

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  16. 'AGT' 2014 Judgment Day: Singing soldier Paul Ieti wows the judgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Examiner.com

    ... he admitted having a difficult time without the support of his family, which are thousands of miles away in American Samoa. He gets a little emotional talking about them. But then its time to perform. He's as impeccable with "Bless The Broken Road" ...

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  17. McDONALD'S Miss South Pacifc...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Samoa News

    ... was born in Covina, California and I am the only daughter of Faleupolu Setu Tuilefano Maloata from Malaeloa, American Samoa and Therea Falealili Aiono from Vaitele, Samoa. I graduated from Leone High School class of 2009 and I am a United States ...

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  18. Faleomavaega wins 13th consecutive...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Samoa News

    ... Several motorists stopped to shake hands with Faleomavaega, who had a sign next to him, saying "Thank You American Samoa" for re-electing him for another term in office. Several people walked to Utulei Beach to shake hands with the incumbent, who ...

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  19. 'AGT' 2014 Judgment Day: How many musical acts were put through to the Top 48?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Examiner.com

    ... had gotten judges' byes in the first eight. 12-year-old belter Mara Justine and the singing soldier from American Samoa, Paul Ieti, were not left wondering if they'd made it after their performances. But in the end, three of the women in the Female ...

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  20. Airborne 07.25.14: Global Flight Tragedy, Blue Angel Update, GA's Next Big ThingRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Aero-News Network

    ... completed the largest portion of their eastbound around the world journey, they were on a flight leg from the American Samoa Islands headed for the Hawaiian Islands. However, it is reported that shortly after takeoff from Pago Pago International ...

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