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Seaman Eli Teagle, Ensign Landon Klopfenstien, and Ensign Cecelia Hosley read to students at LufiLufi Primary School
Apia, SAMOA — The Coast Guard Cutter Walnut (WLB 205) crew conducted a three-day port call and several engagements in Samoa the first week of August.  The crew is participating in Operation Aiga to conduct fisheries law enforcement and strengthen partnerships in American Samoa and Samoa throughout...
 Police on the scene of the reported beating
Apia, SAMOA — A woman was attacked at around 3 pm outside of the Vaivase Primary School gate yesterday. Police were at the scene and an ambulance rushed the woman to the hospital. Some of the eye witnesses said that the woman who was in a blue car was attacked by four women. Onlookers who spoke to...
Malele Atofu, aka King Faipopo, sitting in court
Apia, SAMOA — In Samoa the sentence of Malele Atofu Paulo also known as King Faipopo on a charge of making false accusations and defaming Prime Minister Tuila'epa Sa'ilele Malielegaoi, has been set aside. This comes as Paulo considers vacating the guilty plea his lawyer entered last week. The...
A pig crosses the tarmac at Asau airfield
Asau, SAMOA — Early in the morning, before sunrise, low tide on the Samoan island of Savai'i reveals the remnants of an old American airstrip, washed away by decades of erosion, cyclones and tsunamis. The World War II site in Asau, which also hosts a 1960s-era concrete wharf in its well-protected...
Tupua Tamasese Meaole Hospital
Apia, SAMOA — The Samoa Ministry of Health has issued a statement to clarify the circumstances around the death of a week-old baby girl at the Tupua Tamasese Meaole Hospital yesterday. Ministry of Health Deputy Director General of Clinical Services, Tevaga Dr Ponifasio Ponifasio has condemned a...
Salelologa couple Oscar and Senora Chong Nee
Apia, SAMOA — A Salelologa couple is denying criminal charges of possession of narcotics, firearms, and ammunition. The couple entered not guilty pleas to 11 charges in court this week before Justice Leiataualesa Darryl Clarke. Court prosecution has alleged that the illegal items were found on...
Samoa Supreme Court building
Apia, SAMOA — Police investigation into the deaths of a church minister and a female church member now await the arrival of a pathologist from New Zealand to determine the cause of the death. Police say their team is continuing to collect information in connection to the deaths. Speculations on the...
(l r) Escaped prisoners Pati Chong Nee and Suitupe Faamoe Paufai
Apia, SAMOA — On going police attempts without success, to catch escaped prisoners Pati Chong Nee and Suitupe Faamoe Paufai, is pointing increasingly towards the public helping to hide them. Several frustrated Police sources contacted by Newsline Samoa felt that there are people who know where the...
Lawyer Olinda Woodroffe
Auckland, NEW ZEALAND — The lawyer for the family of a New Zealand man found hanging upside down in a drum of water at a Samoan prison strongly disagrees with a coroner's finding and says there was enough evidence to determine he was forced into it. Coroner Ryan, in a report released last week,...
Dwayne Johnson as Luke Hobbs
Hollywood, CALIFORNIA — As Dom Toretto is fond of reminding us over and over and over again, the Fast & Furious franchise is all about family. But as far back as the 2001 original, the series has also placed a strong emphasis on diversity. In fact, the Fast & Furious movies saw the...

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