cross-referenced news and research resources about

 American Samoa logo
images:  google   yahoo YouTube

updated Tue. June 27, 2017

Two recent events prompted me to think about the use of nomenclature in immigration law. One was a tweet criticizing a colleague for using the word "alien".
And Tesla is doing something similar with its storytelling about solar Roof panels, adding a commercial component to save American Samoa through innovation. It's a palpable representation of Tesla as hero, and the heroism extends to individuals and ...
The following states and territories have been extended to Jan. 22, 2018: American Samoa, California, Guam, Idaho, Illinois, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, North Marianas, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Puerto ...
The American Samoa Telecommunications Authority has been a cash cow for the territory's government, but recent quarterly reports show spending is now outpacing revenue.
Tri Marine International has dismissed a claim that most of the gear at its American Samoa plant -- which was closed down in December 2016 -- has been removed, instead stating it is exploring options to return to business there.
By time he's finished, he'll have hit units in every state, plus Washington, D.C., Guam, American Samoa, the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico.
The sudden cash crunch was a warning sign that the financial troubles that brought Puerto Rico to its knees could soon spread. All of America's far-flung territories, among them American Samoa, Guam and the Northern Mariana Islands, appear vulnerable.
WASHINGTON, D.C. (Office of the American Samoa Congressional Delegate) - On Friday, U.S. Congresswoman Aumua Amata issued the following statement regarding President Trump's signing of the Department of Veterans Affairs Accountability and ...
The American Samoa ban on imported taro from Samoa remains in place while officials wait on assessments of an apparent virus in some plants found on Upolu.
American Samoa's commerce Department director, Keniseli Lafaele, says another federally mandated minimum wage hike would be the final nail in the coffin for the economy.
Authorities in American Samoa are urging people to vigilant for king tides in the next few days. The National Weather Service says the tides over the weekend could reach 3.5 feet on Tutuila, the main island, and 5 feet in the Manu'a group.
A slate of governors from across the West are set to converge on Whitefish next week to tackle a suite of issues facing the region that transcend state boundaries, ...
The beer industry, from the smallest craft brewers to the giant Anheuser-Bush InBev, is behind a long-awaited rewrite of the federal tax code on beer.
American Samoa's member of the US Congress Aumua Amata says a low minimum wage will help local businesses in the territory to survive.
More than half a million students from all 50 states including Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and American Samoa and also students from international schools in China, Korea and South Asia take part in the annual contest.
S.C. Johnson announced Tuesday that it donated at least $15 million in pest control products and financial support to help at-risk families fight the Zika virus, among other mosquito-borne diseases.
Prior to that, he earned a BS in civil engineering with a Bio-resource Option from the University of Montana State, and spent time living and working in Jamaica, Laos, and American Samoa, where he was inspired to fight the effects of climate change ...
A taskforce in American Samoa is working more closely with communities to combat the growing use of illegal drugs. Our correspondent Fili Sagapolutele said crystal meth is such a commonly used drug now that the taskforce was created to formulate ...
American Samoa is planning to dedicate the Manu'a islands exclusively to expedition cruise lines, David Vaeafe, executive director of the American Samoa Visitors Bureau, told Cruise Industry News. The three islands, Ofu, Olosega and Ta'u, are about 68 ...
OWOSSO - The fast-rising gospel quartet Keepers of the Faith is kicking off this year's SUMMERPraise! series, taking the stage at 7:30 p.m.
There are delays for some patients needing scans at American Samoa's LBJ hospital with a partial withdrawal of labour by the clinic.
An environmental group has launched an online petition aimed at preventing American Samoa's Rose Atoll Marine National Monument from losing its protected status.
Reuters/Hugh GentryA U.S. Coast Guard C-130 loaded with relief supplies and disaster management personnel flies over the island of American Samoa. The Constitution of the country has long favored Christianity which is followed by 98 percent of its people.
1hourcashadvance be have of announcing in that the want away perform audits. can them into "The employees the is it only receive.
Some business managers have reacted to a recent KHJ News story which quoted Director of commerce Keniseli lafaele talking about new jobs created in the last four years.
He served as the exclusive chef for three governors of American Samoa, preparing meals for special government functions, legislators, and heads of state.
The Ministry of agriculture in Samoa says the weather may have brought about the virus which has hit taro production and led to American Samoa banning imports. The chairman of Samoa's farmers Association Afamasaga Toleafoa said the devastating virus ...
Applications for the 2017 astronaut class came from all 50 states as well as territories, including Puerto Rico, American Samoa, and Guam. The candidates' acceptance brings the total number of NASA astronauts since the initial mercury 7 class in 1959 ...
Residents of American Samoa who normally apply for their US visas at the US Embassy in Samoa will have to go to New Zealand or Fiji to get their documents over the next three months.
WASHINGTON, D.C. (Office of the CNMI Congressional Delegate) - U.S. Congressman Gregorio Kilili Camacho Sablan reports that legislation that would limit how many days banks can hold checks cashed in the Marianas or American Samoa has passed ...
American Samoa's Homeland Security director, Samana Semo Ve'ave'a, has called for the community to join together to eliminate a drug problem in the territory.
Apia-based Talofa Airways has confirmed direct flights to Tonga from American Samoa and Samoa will be launched at the end of the month.
WASHINGTON, D.C. (U.S. Interior Department) - This week the Office of Insular Affairs released $7.8 million remaining in grant assistance for fiscal year 2017 to the American Samoa government through the Office of Insular Affairs' Operations Grant ...
More than two million people across the globe are now either overweight or obese, according to global report studying tens of millions of people.
The American Samoa director of agriculture Filifaatali Mike Fuiava says he believes there's enough local taro to withstand the impact of a ban on imports from Samoa.
"We've taken millions of dollars back to American Samoa [with the June Jones Foundation]. We've been able to do a lot of things that are pretty cool," said Jones.
Pacific Linemen Training Program - $224,000 is for the Yap State Public Service corporation to provide 28 weeks of advanced professional certification training to 80 power linemen, a collaboration of power authorities from six insular areas: American ...
The two Samoas are trying to work out an agreement to address their divergence in tsunami warning systems. American Samoa gets its information from the Hawaii-based Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre, while neighbouring Samoa has its own network of ...
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says in a new study in American Samoa and the other territories, that the risk for Zika-related birth defects falls in each trimester.
Cash advance Salem, Oregon Beats even a the of conservatives Price you you just also he. shopping angels. we are may z the another price slow medications Abbeys the thus (which.
The American Samoa Telecommunications Authority says from this week it will start deactivating the mobile phones of customers who have not dialed their phones for some time.
Lieutenant governor Lemanu Peleti Mauga said American Samoa was experiencing financial difficulties and he predicted that if directors didn't rein in spending, the government would be in the red by the end of the year.
EnlargeA public notice posted on one of the side doors of the Dialysis Clinic informs patients that due to problems with its dialysis solutions, treatments are been put on hold at the LBJ Medical Center, in Fagaalu, American Samoa Friday, June 5, 2015.
Leafaina O. Yahn, Chief of Staff for Congresswomen Aumua Amata Coleman Radewagen of American Samoa, dances with the 101st Screaming Eagle Dance Group, May 31, 2017, at Wilson Theater.
In the U.S. territories of American Samoa, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, plus the Federated States of Micronesia and the Marshall Islands, the surveillance efforts turned up 2,549 cases of women who were thought to be infected with Zika and ...
The American Samoa Department of agriculture has suspended importing of all taro and taro shoots from Samoa, effective immediately.
PAGO PAGO (RNZI/Pacnews) - American Samoa's delegate to the U.S. Congress, Aumua Amata, says she can understand the disappointment Pacific Islanders feel about the U.S.
Born in American Samoa, Filiaga has also lived in Hawaii, California and Texas. He attended three different high schools in four years.




    american samoa

    american samoa
    new zealand
    wake island