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US Coast Guard to curb China's 'malign actions' in Pacific

Straits Times 26 Oct 2020
Mr Robert O'Brien also said the Coast Guard planned to evaluate in the next fiscal year a feasibility of basing fast response cutters in American Samoa in the South Pacific. His statement described the United States as a Pacific power and added that China's "illegal, unreported ...
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U.S. to base Coast Guard cutters in western Pacific in response to China

Yahoo Daily News 25 Oct 2020
In a statement, Robert O'Brien also said the Coast Guard planned to evaluate next fiscal year the feasibility of basing Fast Response Cutters in American Samoa in the South Pacific. The statement described the United States as a Pacific power and added that China's "illegal, ...
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US to base coast guard cutters in western Pacific

Taipei Times 24 Oct 2020
US National Security Adviser Robert O’Brien in a statement said that the coast guard also planned to evaluate next fiscal year the feasibility of basing Fast Response Cutters in American Samoa in the South Pacific. The statement described the US as a Pacific power and added that ...
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Five takeaways from Biden's Super Tuesday

The Hill 04 Mar 2020
Now, the former vice president looks unstoppable in the South and in states with large numbers of African American voters, making him the favorite to win the nomination.ADVERTISEMENT ... Bloomberg’s sole victory came in American Samoa, where only six delegates were up for grabs.
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Who is born a US citizen?

The Marshall News Messenger 15 Jan 2020
(THE CONVERSATION) A recent court ruling about faraway American Samoa may have profound implications for a conflict that’s been going on for nearly 200 years ... Pacific island territory of American Samoa are U.S ... In 1900 and 1904, leaders of several Pacific islands that make up what is now American Samoa signed treaties granting the U.S.
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American Samoa Power Authority to Pay Employees $110,865 After U.S. Department of Labor Finds Overtime Violations

Public Technologies 17 Dec 2019
Department of Labor's Wage and Hour Division (WHD), the American Samoa Power Authority - an American Samoa public utility - will pay $110,865 to 180 employees for violating overtime requirements of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) ... The American Samoa Power Authority provides ...
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Are people born in American Samoa U.S citizens? Federal judge in Utah says yes

Deseret News 12 Dec 2019
... court holds that American Samoa is within the dominion of the United States because it is a territory under the full sovereignty of the United States — that is, American Samoa is within the ‘full possession and exercise of the United States’ power,’” Waddoups wrote in his ruling.
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US attempting to maintain domination of Pacific Ocean to thwart China’s rise: Scholar

Press TV 24 May 2019
The US move has angered China at a time of tense relations between the two powers ... The US victory against Spain in the Spanish-American War of ... Having wrestled control of Guam and the Philippines from Spain it went on to annex the Hawaiian Islands, Wake Island and American Samoa.
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Patrick Johnston: It's 'Sevens Heaven' this weekend and here's what you need to know

Canada Dot Com 09 Mar 2019
against Samoa ... • What’s the deal with Canada’s schedule? The Canadians’ most crucial game is actually their first game against Samoa. The Samoans narrowly beat Canada in Las Vegas but then powered through to the final, losing to the Americans ... The 16th team this weekend is Chile, winners of a South American qualifying series in January.
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“Culture Synthesis”

Tooele Transcript Bulletin 19 Feb 2019
Like his art, Tafiti’s life synthesizes Samoan and American cultures. His wife is American, his children grew up with both cultures, and he currently lives in Stansbury Park ... Through negotiations and treaties between several colonial powers, Samoa became American Samoa and the Independent State of Samoa, where Tafiti was born.
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Hindu American lawmaker Tulsi

Merinews 02 Feb 2019
Born in a nearby island, American Samoa, thirty seven years ago of a Roman Catholic father, Mr Gabbard, and an Indian origin Caucasian mother, Carol, Tulsi is a practicing Hindu and well versed in spiritual text of the most ancient religion of the world.
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Tesla’s Powerpacks Could Update Greece’s Electric Grid, Reach Islands

The National Herald 21 Jan 2019
Tesla installed a Powerpack system on the island of Ta’u in American Samoa in 2016, and helped bring power back to Puerto Rico last year ... its use of diesel to power generators. The company has since deployed many similar systems in Samoa, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, and many other places.
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Samoa model for supply of off-grid islands

Kathimerini 13 Jan 2019
Tesla presented a system similar to that employed on the islands of American Samoa in the Pacific Ocean, one of the most advanced microgrids in the world, which can provide full power supply for three consecutive days without sunshine, while batteries can be fully ...
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